Sometimes called tower speakers, floor standing speakers are responsible for the overall quality of your sound system. They are large speakers designed to cover a wide spectrum of audio frequencies ranging from below 40Hz to above 20kHz. For instance, you can buy yourself a pair of floor standing speakers, connect them to an AV receiver, and you have yourself a decent sound system without all the seemingly unnecessary extras that most sound systems on the market come equipped with.
If you feel like it, you can even add a couple of dancing water speakers to the mix. This being said, you would do well to educate yourself on what the market has to offer, as different floor speakers have different capabilities. So if you will, check out our selection of the ten best floor standing speakers on the market today.
The Tw-J5500 sound tower from Samsung is designed to deliver premium sound via 2.2 channel audio with horn tweeters and ported woofers. They also benefit from Bluetooth connectivity that allows you to connect the speakers to an Android phone, a computer, or a digital stream. They also feature HDMI input and output capabilities, along with a remote control that you can use to operate the speakers more comfortably.
9Sony SSCS3 3-Way Floor-Standing Speaker
This versatile speaker from Sony can provide a completely unique experience thanks to its wide-dispersion super tweeter and its mica-reinforced drivers designed to ensure a much powerful bass response. Its room-filling sound capabilities provide precise instrument reproduction, positioning, and depth relative to an expansive soundstage while its wide-dispersion super tweeter delivers responsive, high-frequency audio with wide directionality and a much better fidelity.
8Dayton Audio T652
These particular speakers incorporate dual woofers into a compact bass-reflex tower cabinet, thus providing you with modern aesthetics but incredibly deep bass at the same time. They also feature a 5.8″ polycarbonate dome tweeter with ferrofluid cooling and a slim-profile tower cabinet designed to look stylish and futuristic. Furthermore, these speakers benefit from a ported bass-reflex design which can deliver deep bass up to 45 Hz.
7JBL ES90BK 4-Way Dual Floorstanding Speaker
The ES90 floor standing speakers can deliver up to 440 watts of peak power along with a particularly deep bass courtesy of its dual 8-inch PolyPass low-frequency transducer. Speaking of which, this transducer is designed to reproduce vocals with extreme fidelity, while its 3.5″ high-frequency transducers go as high as 40kHz. These speakers also benefit from Elliptical Oblate Spheroidal waveguides aimed at spreading the sound evenly throughout the room.
6Polk Audio TSi500 Floorstanding Speaker
This single versatile high-performance floor standing loudspeaker is equipped with a 1-inch silk/polymer composite dynamic balance dome tweeter and has a frequency response between 29Hz and 25kHz. It is also equipped with four 6.5″ bi-laminate fiber cone woofers designed to provide an ample and powerful bass. Thanks to its small footprint, you can use this speaker either by itself or as part of a home theater system.
5Polk Audio TSi300 Floorstanding Speaker
The TSi300 Floorstanding Speaker from Polk Audio is designed to provide you with outstanding sound quality, especially when used as part of a home theater sound system. You will also notice that it boasts a stylish look that complement’s today flat screen technology while its wooden grain finish and piano black top plates give it a pleasant aesthetic outlook. If possible, you should pair it up with a TSi100 or OWM3 surround and a PSW subwoofer.
4Onkyo SKF-4800 2-Way Bass Reflex Floor-standing Speakers
Designed to complement standard stereo systems perfectly, the Onkyo SKF-4800 will handle almost any type of input, providing your system with the volume levels and stunning detail it needs. They are specially crafted speakers aimed at bringing energy and full-spectrum power to your home entertainment system as their twin woofers are built to handle classical scores or towering rock anthems just as well.
3BIC America Venturi DV64 2-Way Tower Speaker
This particular speaker features dual 6.5″ poly/graphite woofers and dual passive radiators aimed at reproducing impressive mid tones and extra bass. Furthermore, its 0.75″ soft dome tweeter ensures a good high-frequency response of 29 Hz to 21 kHz. In addition, this speaker can withstand almost any application, although a 200 watts amplifier is recommended. As for its design, this speaker has a gracefully tall profile and a black laminate finish for good measure.
2Infinity Primus Three-way dual 6-1/2-Inch Floorstanding Speaker
This three-way floor standing loudspeaker is equipped with dual 6.5″ MMD low-frequency drivers and five-way binding posts among a variety of equally useful features. Thanks to its state of the art engineering, this speaker’s components work more like an integrated sound system than a stand-alone speaker, which is incredibly rare. It also has very low resonance enclosures and patented MMD transducers design to improve cone performance while providing precise sound across the entire audio spectrum.
1Pioneer SP-FS52-LR Andrew Jones Designed Floor Standing Loudspeaker
Everything Pioneer does is of the highest standard and their SP-FS52-LR floor standing loudspeakers are no different. These speakers benefit greatly from a stiffer design aimed at reducing standing sound waves inside the cabinet. They also have a sophisticated 8-component, high-quality crossover build that ensures high-quality sound with no peak losses whatsoever. Furthermore, these speakers are equipped with high-end 5.1″ woofers with a vented pole piece and 1″ high-efficiency soft dome tweeters.