The market is awash with active loudspeakers, which means there are bargains to be had. Hugh John reports
“Edifier. Big in China”. Is it just me, or does this marteting phrase sound like some sort of eighties heavy metal band (only in those days it was Japan)? Edifier in fact, is a Chinese manufacturer of audio equipment that is big – well, massive – in China though relatively unknown in the UK. It is also developing a reptation for its ethical production and employment conditions.
If the products the company was demonstrating at the Digital Winter technology preview event were any indication, its UK profile could be about to change.