Aero 2

Premium standmount speakers

We’ve combined radical technology and classic styling to produce a completely new type of speaker design. The Aero 2 features a 2.25” BMR® driver and a 6” woofer for fantastically clear, natural and coherent audio.

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By replacing the traditional tweeter with a BMR (Balanced Mode Radiator) driver, the Aero 2 offers a radical difference in audio quality compared to its rivals. Using the BMR shifts the crossover point between tweeter and woofer away from the usual 3kHz, right at the middle of the human ear's most sensitive hearing range, to a less problematic 250Hz. The result is a more natural, immersive and coherent sound.

The BMR® driver construction also delivers a more room-filling sound. This makes them ideal for modern homes and room layouts where speakers might not end up placed optimally for traditional stereo audio.

You can place the Aero 2 where you want and still get great stereo and surround effects.

Aero cabinets are designed not only to look classic, discreet and stylish, but also are constructed using CAD techniques and critical bracing to minimise distortion and maximise audio quality.

INCREASED BASS PERFORMANCE

As well as offering a more coherent sound at the top end, moving to a 250Hz crossover between BMR® and traditional drivers and subwoofers offers advantages at the bottom end too. Aero cone drivers and subwoofers are specifically designed to complement the BMR™ drivers - producing cinematic, immersive sound with sumptuous and accurate bass.

Recent reviews

Hi-Fi World
GB, November 2013

"The Aero 2 is a bold piece of engineering by Cambridge Audio. Its BMR unit provides an expansive soundstage that is unrivalled at the price."

Hi-Fi Choice
GB, August 2013

"Just in case you hadn't noticed then, I love the new Cambridge Audio Aero 2s; they're an exotic little loudspeaker that's simply not built in quite the same way as its rivals - and for good reason. The result is an extremely open and seamless sound."

Hi-Fi News
GB, May 2014

"It displays a far more couth, civilised and polished performance than its price would suggest... With so few flaws and so much to love, this little loudspeaker just gets on with the job of making music in an enjoyable yet inoffensive way."

BBC Music Magazine
GB, November 2013

"a fine, detailed pair of speakers that will do justice to more or less any music you care to play on them"

Home Cinema Choice
GB, December 2013

"The BMR drivers help deliver a big, cohesive 5.1 soundstage that fills a room better than most packages at this price, while its considerable muscle will leave you invigorated and entertained."

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What Hi-Fi?
GB, August 2013

“Cambridge Audio has been brave here. It has pushed what is still a new technology into a relatively conservative part of the market, and come up with a package to challenge the best around.”

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Technical specifications

  • Sensitivity90dB
  • Frequency response40Hz - 22kHz
  • Impedance8 Ohms compatible
  • Recommended amplifier power25-120 Watts
  • Drivers1 x 46mm (2") BMR 1 x 165mm (6.5") high power subwoofer
  • Ported1 front
  • Dimensions (WxHxD)203 x 370 x 311mm (8.0 x 14.6 x 12.2")
  • Weight6.8kg (15lbs)
  • ColourBlack or walnut
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