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You know they make a magical device called a power strip, they allow for more things to be plugged in.

I have 3 under my desk. Make sure it has 12 Guage wire.
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I know but power strip is not good for aesthetics for me.
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Originally Posted by Farih View Post

Bi-amped, its a good thing.... seperate amps for each speaker.
Build in amps, you dont need external amps.

The genelec 8010 and Adam A3X are smaller then what you have now i think.
They are also on a completely different quality level then the Mackie;s
i read most reviews about Adam Ax and Artist series.
These products seems to be extremelly analytics ( micro-details revealing ).
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I know but power strip is not good for aesthetics for me.

Wire management, get a single long power strip with multiple outlets and mount it under your desk or on the wall behind it out of view.

You can easily have a lot of wires and still have them hidden with good cable management.
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Wire management, get a single long power strip with multiple outlets and mount it under your desk or on the wall behind it out of view.

You can easily have a lot of wires and still have them hidden with good cable management.
this i can do it.
but this do not decrease the audio quality ?
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this i can do it.
but this do not decrease the audio quality ?

No, should not.
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If you're not so concerned about accurate audio and want something that's more warm and fun to listen to why not the Audioengine A2+?
     
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If you're not so concerned about accurate audio and want something that's more warm and fun to listen to why not the Audioengine A2+?

Why not just flush money down the toilet?

You can get better than audioengine anyday. They are decent small speakers at best, and a sub is a must.

Personally I would look into the jbl lsr305 monitors or the vanatoo t1 if I was looking into powered monitors myself.
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i read most reviews about Adam Ax and Artist series.
These products seems to be extremelly analytics ( micro-details revealing ).

Yes they are, but those X-art ribbon tweeters have something warm aswell.

When a recording is done properly these speakers sound unlike anything else IMO.

Analythical doesnt mean it sounds bad, it normally only does when the recording and/or source is bad.
When a recording is done properly high analytical speakers may even sound better to your ears. (revealing things you never heard before)

Dont you have a shop nearby where you can listen or take speakers like that to your home to try ?

I dont use my Adams for music recording, its all just listening and i have never found anything in this price range better then the Adams yet.

Trust me you cant compare these "analytical" speakers to your "analytical" Mackie speakers.

It all come's down to personal preference but if you have the budget it would almost be stupid to not give these Adams a go.
(same goes for those others i listed before, all quality speakers beyond any doubt but if they sound like you want it to sound is up to you)
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Yes they are, but those X-art ribbon tweeters have something warm aswell.

When a recording is done properly these speakers sound unlike anything else IMO.

Analythical doesnt mean it sounds bad, it normally only does when the recording and/or source is bad.
When a recording is done properly high analytical speakers may even sound better to your ears. (revealing things you never heard before)

Dont you have a shop nearby where you can listen or take speakers like that to your home to try ?

I dont use my Adams for music recording, its all just listening and i have never found anything in this price range better then the Adams yet.

Trust me you cant compare these "analytical" speakers to your "analytical" Mackie speakers.

It all come's down to personal preference but if you have the budget it would almost be stupid to not give these Adams a go.
(same goes for those others i listed before, all quality speakers beyond any doubt but if they sound like you want it to sound is up to you)
major part of my tracks are MP3 320.
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