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post #11 of 18
I assume the monitor of choice for producers are the best ones they can afford and not brand specific. Although I don't think KRK has anything on Genelec or Adam Audio or Dynaudio.
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post #12 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by astrallite;13369705 
I assume the monitor of choice for producers are the best ones they can afford and not brand specific. Although I don't think KRK has anything on Genelec or Adam Audio or Dynaudio.
Genelec starts at over $1000 for a pair. KRK are just good "budget" monitors.
post #13 of 18
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Originally Posted by astrallite;13369705 
I assume the monitor of choice for producers are the best ones they can afford and not brand specific. Although I don't think KRK has anything on Genelec or Adam Audio or Dynaudio.

This^

and i always see yamaha studio monitors in pictures and the ones i've been in
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post #14 of 18
Why don't you put that $200 towards some Beats headphones?! That would be awesome!
/sarcasm

But really if you can, audition these speakers. I know it is hard to do especially with the Swans. Also check out the Alesis Monitor One MK2. They can be found for amazing price and really seem to be great. I am itching to get them.
   
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Originally Posted by Wildcard36qs;13380077 
Why don't you put that $200 towards some Beats headphones?! That would be awesome!

You got me. Lol.
    
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post #16 of 18
Thread Starter 
Just to update, went with the BX5a deluxe. I certainly know enough about music to realize subwoofers are not "gimmicks", but I don't tend to listen to bass-heavy music and the monitors seemed like a great deal. Thanks for all the feedback and suggestions!
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Enjoy your new speakers biggrin.gif
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post #18 of 18
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Originally Posted by Narzon;13385994 
Just to update, went with the BX5a deluxe. I certainly know enough about music to realize subwoofers are not "gimmicks", but I don't tend to listen to bass-heavy music and the monitors seemed like a great deal. Thanks for all the feedback and suggestions!

Congratz! :] Enjoy your new speakers! God, gotta love that feeling of opening up a new toy biggrin.gif
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