|Canton Unveils Redesigned GLE Series Speaker System|
|Home Theater News Speaker Systems News|
|Written by AVRev.com|
|Monday, 15 December 2008|
The GLE lineup improves the iteration of the soft dome tweeter. Previously the tweeters were made of a fabric dome. Now the tweeters are made from a finer silk material, extending the high-end. The company has also redesigned the drive geometry, magnet system and front plate.
The system contains the GLE 490 floorstanding model, which is a three-way bass reflex design. The second floorstanding model, the GLE 470, is a 2-1/2 way design using 7-inch woofers. The GLE 455 is the center channel, featuring two 6-1/4-inch woofers. The GLE 430 is bookshelf speaker that contains a 7-inch woofer and 1-inch tweeter. The series also consists of the GLE 420 and 410 model compact/on-wall speakers. Prices range from $499 to $1,399.