Sonus Faber Minuetto loudspeaker Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Description: Two-way ported, stand-mounted loudspeaker. Drivers: 7" (170mm) cellulose/acrylate-cone woofer, 1" (26mm) ferrofluid-damped silk-dome tweeter. Frequency response: 55Hz–20kHz ±3dB. Crossover: first-order slopes, no frequency given. Sensitivity: 88dB/W/m. Impedance: 8 ohms nominal. Recommended amplifier power: 25–120W. Cabinet: solid walnut, individual struts of quartersawn (like I knows what the hell that means).
Dimensions: 13.8" (350mm) H by 9" (230mm) W by 11" (280mm) D. Weight: 22 lbs (10kg) each.
Serial number of review samples: 2214.
Price: $1500/pair (1994), no longer availabe (2013); dedicated stands cost $395/pair. Approximate number of dealers: 30.
Manufacturer: Sonus Faber, 36057 Arcugnano (Vi), Italy. Tel: (39) 44-962669. Fax: (39) 44-962687. US distributor: Sumiko, 3101 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705. Tel: (510) 843-4500. Fax: (510) 843-7120. Web:

Sonus Faber
US distributor: Sumiko
3101 Telegraph Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94705
(510) 843-4500

PredatorZ's picture

For a moment or two I was happy to think that Corey was back writing for Stereophile, but sadly this was just a reprint. I always enjoyed Corey's irreverent style and sense of humor. The good old DIY amps and PBJ days... good times !

Nellomilanese's picture

Systema di reviewini

That was funnycool and i'm italian :D