Remember when you had bulky and unattractive speakers in your home that your parents just hid behind cabinets or other pieces of furniture? That is now a thing of the past, with many companies rethinking speakers as pieces of decorative furniture, coming up with intricately-designed audio devices that look just as good as they sound — albeit with a golden price tag.
Enter luxurious loudspeakers that amplify your music experience to a whole new level, and are beautiful enough to make a statement in a design aficionado’s living space. After all, if you’re going to be spending up to S$800,000 on speakers, they had better boost the aesthetic charm of your apartment.
If you thought listening to your favourite Prince records couldn’t get any more soul-changing, these swanky speakers will prove you wrong. Producing exceptional sound and also doubling up as sleek accents (and even centrepieces) for your home, what more can you ask for? From Bowers & Wilkins to Living Voice, here are 5 labels with audio systems that will add a touch of luxury to your apartment — and are definitely worth splurging on.