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post #11 of 15
Yea Id try to hook it up to a different source to eliminate as many possibilities as possible
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The AV40 uses an amp with cheap components. I assume it's a capacitor in the circuit that has a problem. I have been telling people to avoid the AV40 due to the cheap amp.
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post #13 of 15
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^ I'd believe it.

I'm going to call them up and see if they'll honor the warranty despite the fact I haven't registered.
If they don't I'm going to open the monitors up and try to identify the problem - if only to learn and share here.
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Hopefully all turns out well, I have a set coming in later this week .
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post #15 of 15
Necro-thread

Update?

I just got a pair of these (MK II's) and I am really happy with them thus far.
as far as the "cheap amp" commment.... it's a $120 powered monitor set. It's not terribly cheap, and they actually have propper crossovers in each speaker along with acoustic dampening material which is unheard of at this price.. I think they're right on the money compaired to other 2.0 options on the market.

I could build better (I'm a diy speaker guy) but the price is kind of a sweet spot between hours spent and money spent. At least for my application.
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