Anyone familiar with HiVi Speakers? Stunning to look at...

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I’m looking through some pictures from CES. These speakers were on display in the main convention hall area. Too loud there to make any judgement on sound.

I can say they’re total works of art... really beautiful craftsmanship!

I don’t have a lot of info on them... so really curious to know if anyone out there has heard them (or know someone that’s bought them)!3E97DF05-9421-460F-B114-4597E2682F8B.jpegFC29CF95-3E5A-40BB-9C06-7E0E9C8A7238.jpeg9A3D4CD5-FE1B-4C2E-8820-1F1173E5FCB9.jpegDCA64E56-9499-4A37-B62B-8B1618CB4584.jpeg8F319AF7-2014-47B6-98B7-1B03B246C296.jpegAFB72766-A1B8-41D7-9418-F0D79F4048B9.jpegADEC0C04-AAD7-4807-9718-5302AABD9E08.jpeg4D30F843-5831-4433-817B-51C65842DD5E.jpeg0BE10E35-C472-46B1-BA81-CAAE447BD5AB.jpeg31CDC70B-6A44-4844-B677-8B47BAD2835E.jpeg
 

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They do look nice, any idea what price point category they are in? I've never heard anything about them.
 

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No... they didn’t have any pricing info on hand.
 

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Is no pricing common?

Very interesting no doubt, but it's apparent they were not setup for best sound being out in the open like that and up against an wall too.
 

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Seems like there was a big dust up surrounding Swan / HiVi speakers about 12 - 15 years ago. Don't remember the details but I do recall the Swan Diva's were getting some pretty good reviews back then. I have not heard much about Swan / HiVi since.
 

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Seems like I remember Jon Lane carrying the Swans for a while, but I may be confused.
 
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