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How good are m-audio bx5a?
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dont have first had experience but this review seems to like them some.
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Originally Posted by drjoey1500 View Post

How good are m-audio bx5a?

I don't own them but I have listened to them on more than one occasion. They sound really nice - the mid range is very clean, the highs have no sibilance but don't expect to feel any real thump from the bottom end with these (or most monitors this size really). I like 'em.
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post #2694 of 3865
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dont have first had experience but this review seems to like them some.

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I don't own them but I have listened to them on more than one occasion. They sound really nice - the mid range is very clean, the highs have no sibilance but don't expect to feel any real thump from the bottom end with these (or most monitors this size really). I like 'em.

Cool thx guys.
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Can I join with some Bic DV62Si's and a DT-100a?
    
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I want in!
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Here is an older photo with a DTA-100 that I first used...
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For gaming is better a 2.1 System or a much advance 2.0 speakers ?

For example an Empire KS3000D or Edifier HCS2330 against Edifier R1600T Plus or Empire S500, who is better for play to FPS games ?
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For gaming is better a 2.1 System or a much advance 2.0 speakers ?
For example an Empire KS3000D or Edifier HCS2330 against Edifier R1600T Plus or Empire S500, who is better for play to FPS games ?

I'd go with the 2.1 system but that may be just preference because I listen to a lot of music.
For gaming the subwoofer isn't really necessary.
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Why u raccomande the M-AUDIO MV40 ? i read many negative opinions about its reliability and inaccurate sound ( too directional, if you move slightly, the sound quality worsen much drammatically and the bass is too artificial, is it true story ? ).

Who have the more powerfull bass ? M-AUDIO AV40 or Edifier R1900TII ?
Edited by senna89 - 6/7/12 at 4:42am
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Why u raccomande the M-AUDIO MV40 ? i read many negative opinions about its reliability and inaccurate sound ( too directional, if you move slightly, the sound quality worsen much drammatically and the bass is too artificial, is it true story ? ).

Who have the more powerfull bass ? M-AUDIO AV40 or Edifier R1900TII ?

 

Configured properly, the AV 40's sound a little better.  Albeit this is with bass almost removed from them since I can't stand speaker systems without even a small sub-woofer.

 

Even a basic speaker system can get a huge improvement with a proper amp that has a high-pass filter for the speakers, and a sub-woofer properly configured with a low-pass filter.

 

 

 

Case and point, never rely on your speakers for bass unless you are willing to sacrifice the rest of your sound quality.  Self-powered subs can easily be found for $50 used.  I'm running an old 100 W Dahlquist that is easily over 15 years old that my grandma didn't want anymore.  That thing sound better than most $300+ sub-woofers you find out there now.

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