"They sounded huge and their detail levels were consistently high, while musicality, dynamics, imaging and energy were all impressive. There's an abundance of bass weight, they look good and are well priced to boot."
- Tone magazine, New Zealand, June 2010
"One of the all-time great values in sound."
- Sound + Vision magazine, April 2010
"There's plenty of well-judged attack in the upper frequencies, smooth integration of the entire frequency range and impressive... dynamic ability."
- What Hi-Fi? magazine, UK December 2009
"Inheriting all the technologies from the Mordaunt-Short's flagship Performance 6, Aviano 2 is indeed 'the speaker that provides big sound from a small size'. Overall, it presents a large scale, detailed sound, and it is hard to believe it comes from a bookshelf speaker."
- Audio Magazine, South Korea December 2009
"The Avianos are small speakers that serve up a big sound, especially when sitting atop sturdy stands - they're too good to be left on the shelf. The tweeter uses a high-temperature voice coil, with liquid cooling and damping for sharp treble performance and amazing detail."
- The Mail on Sunday newspaper, UK September 2009