PreSonus keeps its studio monitors going with new Eris XT 5 and 8-inch models

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PreSonus has begun shipping its Eris XT series active studio monitors. Their updated specs include an entirely new elliptical waveguide design and larger enclosures, all meant to improve audio reproduction. Eris XT According to the blurb, the new waveguide brings enhanced high-frequency response with a 100 degrees-wide horizontal sweet spot and 60 degrees of vertical […]

PMC Audio IB2S-AII single and dual cabinet monitors shipping from March

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Pro audio manufacturer PMC has launched its new IB2S-AII range of active studio monitors. It covers the single cabinet IB2S-AII; and the IB2S XBD-AII twin cabinet reference monitors. With both analog and digital inputs supplied, both models have 3U rackmount electronics per channel. There’s DSP-controlled Class-D amplification rated at 2025W for the IB2S-AII and 3225W […]

NAMM 2019: Focal Trio 11 Be new flagship studio monitors

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Focal Professional took to NAMM 2019 to reveal its new flagship studio monitor, the Trio11 Be. Rather on the large side of things, the new Focals have 5-inch midrange drivers, 10-inch subs, and pure beryllium inverted dome tweeters. So these are three-way monitors which probably live better inside spacious studio facilities as mid-field monitors – […]

NAMM 2019: CLA-10a, Avantone’s active Yamaha NS10 replicas

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At NAMM 2019, manufacturer Avantone debuted an active version of its Chris Lord-Alge endorsed Yamaha NS10 replica, the CLA-10a. Interesting enough, the difference doesn’t conclude with the addition of a Class A/B power amp. To much amusement and rather cleverly, Avantone simulated the old-school technique of placing tissue paper before the tweeter to tame its […]

NAMM 2019: 4th-gen KRK ROKIT studio monitors available now

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KRK unveiled its 4th-gen ROKIT studio monitors at NAMM 2019. The familiar black & yellow speakers have been re-engineered from scratch, KRK says, to suit modern artists and producers. The manufacturer has upgraded the speaker enclosures and added on-board DSP and graphic EQ for immediate room correction and sound processing. Not stopping here, KRK devised […]

Low-price Sterling Audio MX speakers enter the studio monitor battle royale

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Sterling Audio has introduced its new MX series of near-field active studio monitors. There are the usual 3- (MX3), 5- (MX5), and 8-inch (MX8) woofer choices. The manufacturer talks the usual big talk about top sound quality and whatnot, but also makes a significant promise – its dual-axis WaveGuidanceVH technology incorporated in the monitors supposedly […]

Review: Could Kali Audio’s LP-6s Conquer The Monitor Market?

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Fresh, new monitors from a new company with seasoned veterans behind it? We’re checking out the new Kali Audio LP-6, which emit an accurate and uncolored, unboosted sound, so you can evaluate your audio mix with an unbiased perspective. In this review, contributing writer Markkus Rovito evaluates the LP-6’s results and compares them to the […]

Review: Could Kali Audio’s LP-6s Conquer The Monitor Market?

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Fresh, new monitors from a new company with seasoned veterans behind it? We’re checking out the new Kali Audio LP-6, which emit an accurate and uncolored, unboosted sound, so you can evaluate your audio mix with an unbiased perspective. In this review, contributing writer Markkus Rovito evaluates the LP-6’s results and compares them to the […]