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2015 Best
Floor Standing Speakers Review
REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS
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Ratings
Overall Rating
Performance
Drivers
Design
Help & Support
9.32
9.00
8.75
8.40
8.23
8.15
7.98
7.95
7.85
7.82
7.82
7.40
7.33
7.25
7.08
7.00
10.00
9.38
9.38
7.50
6.88
6.88
6.88
6.88
7.50
7.50
8.13
7.50
7.50
6.25
6.25
5.00
8.75
8.13
8.13
8.13
10.00
10.00
10.00
9.38
6.88
6.25
8.13
5.63
7.50
8.75
7.50
10.00
8.75
10.00
8.75
10.00
8.13
8.13
7.50
7.50
10.00
9.38
6.88
8.13
7.50
8.75
10.00
7.50
8.75
7.50
7.50
10.00
10.00
9.38
8.75
10.00
7.50
10.00
7.50
10.00
5.63
5.00
3.75
7.50
Performance
Sound Quality Score
95%
95%
90%
88%
85%
82%
82%
80%
80%
75%
85%
75%
80%
70%
70%
65%
Sensitivity (dB)
98
96
97
91
89
89
89
89
94
91
91
91
92
93
90
90
Lowest Frequency Response (Hz)
25
36
38
33
20
30
40
38
110
25
35
26
40
38
39
35
Highest Frequency Response (kHz)
23
24
23
25
27
20
22
25
25
30
20
40
20
20
20
50
Minimum Amplifier Power (Watts)
10
 
20
20
20
80
20
15
20
20
50
15
 
 
15
 
Maximum Amplifier Power (Watts)
250
400
400
150
300
200
200
200
140
175
400
200
250
 
120
200
Nominal Impedance (ohms)
8
8
8
8
8
4, 8
8
8
4, 6, 8
8
8
8
8
8
4, 8
8
Crossover (Hz)
 
1,700
1,800
 
 
800, 3,500
800, 3,200
800, 2,700
2,600
50
 
2,500
35, 200
350, 3,300
 
 
Drivers
Number of Low Frequency Drivers
2
2
2
 
1
1
2
2
4
2
1
2
3
2
2
2
Low Frequency Size (inches)
8
5.25
6.5
 
7
8
6.5
6.5
4
5.25
12
6.5
6.5
6.5
5
8
Low Frequency Type
Poly-injected
Cerametallic
IMG Woofers
 
Dynamic Balance Driver Polymer Composite Cone
Down Firing Polymer Treated High Excursion with Butyl Rubber Surround
PolyPlas Low-frequency Tansducers
Ceramic/Glass Fiber Polymer
Paper Cone
Polymer
Long Throw Woofer
 
High Efficiency Woofer
MMD
Polyfiber
Enhanced H.O.P Cone
Number of Midrange Frequency Drivers
 
 
 
3
1
2
1
1
 
 
2
 
 
1
 
1
Midrange Size (inches)
 
 
 
6.5
6.5
6.5
4
3.5
 
 
8
 
 
4
 
3.25
Midrange Type
 
 
 
Dynamic Balance Bi-laminate Cones
Dynamic Balance Driver Polymer Composite Cone
Polymer Treated Butyl Rubber Surrounds
PolyPlas Midrange Transducer
Ceramic/Glass Fiber Polymer
 
 
Long Throw Polygraphite Woofer
 
 
MMD
 
Enhanced H.O.P Cone
Number of High Frequency Drivers
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
High Frequency Size (inches)
6.5
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1.4
1
1
.75
1
.75
1
1
High Frequency Type
Aluminum
Titanium
Aluminum Diaphragm Compression Driver
Silk/Polymer Dynamic Balance Dome
Silk/Polymer Dynamic Balance Dome
Neodymium Balanced Silk Dome
CMMD Lite High Frequency Dome
Kortec
Folded Motion Transducer
Aluminum
 
Aluminum
Silk Dome
MMD
Paper
Nano Fine Balanced Dome
Magnetic Shielding
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Design
Enclosure Type
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Sealed
Sealed
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Ported
Sealed
Bass Reflex
Bass Reflex
Height (inches)
43
36.9
39
40
42.5
45.8
44.5
41.7
25.3
35
44.6
38
42
39.25
36.9
41.9
Width (inches)
11
6.8
7.8
8
9
8.5
9.33
13.6
6.4
7
10.35
8
8
8.25
6.3
11.9
Depth (inches)
10.25
14.4
13.5
14
17.9
13.4
11.20
10.7
1.83
11
16.5
11.25
12
13
9.4
11.4
Color Options
Black
Black Ash Woodgrain Vinyl
Black
Black, Cherry
Black, Cherry
Dark Walnut, Cherry
Black
Black, White
Black
Black
Black
Cherry, Black
Black
Black
Dark Oak Noir, Cherry
Black
Weight (lbs.)
55
38.5
43
39.2
55
45.2
45.2
43.9
6.5
42
64
29.5
42.7
48.5
27.3
33
Gold-Plated Binding Posts
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inputs (Binding Posts)
3-way
5-way
2-way
5-way
5-way
5-way
3-way
5-way
2-way
1 Pair
3-way
2-way
2-way
5-way
3-way
5-way
Help & Support
Warranty
8 years
2 years
2 years
5 years
5 years
Lifetime
5 years
5 years
5 years
5 years
5 years
5 years
1 year
2 years
5 years
1 year
Phone
 
 
Email
 
 
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