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Why are there few spherical speakers?
Are you saying these are the best speakers simply because of their shape? I've heard Gallo speakers and they were nothing special, but, by all means, go and buy some. I am saying that all else being equal, spheres are best. So its perfectly pos... 
Why are there few spherical speakers?
Where do you see the unmet demand for spherical speakers?I never said there was demand for spherical speakers. I said there are some audiophiles that care about how a speaker sounds and don't care about how it looks. Do I really need to explain... 
Why are there few spherical speakers?
what has that got to do with spherical speakers? They are just boxes like all the rest except with a waveguide. 
All New Magico A5 Loudspeakers // Biggest "BANG" For Your BUCK On The Market ?!
not really. A quick search shows that a few years ago the CS5i were going for only under 4k bucks which would also be negotiable.https://forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/169027/fs-thiel-cs5i-speakersThere are plenty of big heavy objects you can buy ... 
Why are there few spherical speakers?
Because most are creepy looking, really ugly, or both. I understand that most audiophiles enjoy bad sound quality as long as it looks good but there are some audiophiles that care about how a speaker sounds and dont care about how it looks. Why ... 
All New Magico A5 Loudspeakers // Biggest "BANG" For Your BUCK On The Market ?!
@dht4me you could use marble or concrete like the Thiel Audio CS5i. There is nothing special about aluminium. The trouble is Magico wont publish their measurements so it is impossible to verify any claims. It's impossible to compare how other spea... 
Why are there few spherical speakers?
We all know faulty premises make for the dumbest of threads.Gallo and Fujitsu did spheres. Did the engineers at Gallo and Fujitsu base their designs on a faulty premise?   
All New Magico A5 Loudspeakers // Biggest "BANG" For Your BUCK On The Market ?!
Concrete is actually a lousy material from a time domain perspective. The goal of lightweight critically damped materials is clean rapid decay with low coloration. Concrete is used by high end speaker companies. https://www.concrete-audio.com/e... 
All New Acoustic Energy AE520 Flagship Loudspeakers // The Carbon Fiber Giant Killers ?!
Even the very small and much cheaper Acoustic Energy AE500 has better sound quality than these other raved high-end speakers Thats just your opinion. Others may disagree. 
All New Magico A5 Loudspeakers // Biggest "BANG" For Your BUCK On The Market ?!
The materials he is using are very expensive and the techniques cost a lot to implement. But you could just use concrete which isnt expensive so its still overpriced 
Why are there few spherical speakers?
Because they roll around?And do you really think nobody has figured out how to stop that?  
Why are there few spherical speakers?
we as in the audiophile community  
Best options for active speakers $4k or below?
I don't think recording studio monitors are ideal, thoughWhy not?  
All New Magico A5 Loudspeakers // Biggest "BANG" For Your BUCK On The Market ?!
As for measurements, anyone can refer to the SoundStage! Network and Stereophile data to compare against other speakers. What I (and others) hear backs up the superior quality implied by those measurements. If they are so superior why wont Magi... 
Is there measurement that correlates with cohesive/pinpoint imaging?
I just told you the answer