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Is This The Loudest Consumer Speaker In The World?

A French audio company, Devialet, is set to release its “Phantom” model home speaker, claiming sound outputs upwards of 4500w/108db (Phantom Gold), roughly the volume of a live concert. The Phantom is a plastic and kevlar shell housing aluminium speakers, whose stray vibrations are minimal, thus yielding undistorted wavelengths. The technology on display has been dubbed as an “active cospherical engine loudspeaker” and is marketed as an all purpose audio tool, allowing it to power anything from an iPod to a home cinema system effectively. With two speakers emitting sounds in multi directions, and a low end technology that allows ... Read more