1. S

    Standmount with Sub v Floorstanding speakers

    I am currently looking into upgrading my speakers, but not sure whether i should go for standmount/bookshelf with a sub or Floorstanding only. Have a budget of around £500. Will be matched with an Onkyo 9030 amp from my PC and Ifi Black label DAC and mostly listen to to the heavy end of rock...
  2. C

    Question Need speakers recommendations changing from towers to bookshelf

    I have alot of questions so bear with me here. current home theater setup is my first in the living room of the apartment. wife hates the towers waiting for me to get rid of them so I finally caved to "downgrade" to bookshelf speakers, but I decided to replace all of the speakers and move away...
  3. hkrdan

    Can anyone recommend me some floorstanding speakers

    Hi folks. I’ve got an old Teac Reference 500 Ah500i amp and matching CD player. Can anyone recommend some floorstanding speakers that’d be a good match. As usual I’d like to spend as little as possible, but max budget is about 400 unless it’s worth spending a bit more for a lot better. Any...
  4. C

    best floorstanding and 5.1

    hello friends which is better 5.1 polk audio s60 5.1 ,svs prime 5.1 ,systems-audio saxo 60 , nht media 5.1 ,monitor audio bronze 6 5.1 or the wahrfedale 11.4 5.1 ?
  5. Ed Selley

    Focal Kanta No2 Floorstanding Speaker Review & Comments

    The smaller of the two Focal Kanta floorstanders takes the same driver technology as the very capable Kanta No1 and ups the size. Does it maintain the same high standards? Read the review. Write your own review for Focal Kanta No2
  6. mr gothic

    Question Floorstanding/Bookshelf Speakers Which Would Partner Audiolab M-One/Denon 4500 Amps

    hi im after some advice on a pair of floorstanding/bookshelf speakers to partner my audiolab m-one amp and denon 4500 receiver,i have around £1000 budget for new or used,my last speakers were kef reference 103 speakers from the 80s which i bought used in the 90s for around £600 now have give up...
  7. O

    Question Small room, are floorstanding speakers too big?

    Hi all I have a 5.1 surround sound setup for gaming/movies. I'm planning on upgrading the speakers as they aren't that great/very old. The room is 4.00m by 3.70m. (2.50m height) Sofa is near the center of the room 2.00m between person and front speakers Heres a mockup of my room layout...
  8. Bergggg

    80's Jamo floorstanding speaker crossover rebuild/upgrade

    So a few years ago I posted up here when I purchased my 1987 Jamo dynamic D5e speakers. They where quickly repaired (rotted suspension) cleaned and put into action with an old stereo amplifier. I have been very happy with the sound quality and overall performance for the last 3 years, but...
  9. Steaks McBeard

    Question Q Acoustics 3050i 5.1 Floorstanding Cinema Pack vs Monitor Audio Bronze B5 5.1

    Hey guys, I recently invested in an LG C8 and was looking to pair up a solid surround to compliment it. In all honesty, I'm almost completely uninitiated when it comes to audio and as much as I try to read up, there's a hell of a lot of choice/combinations. At the moment, I've narrowed it down...
  10. C

    Loft Cinema Room - Floorstanding or in wall speakers (Dolby Atmos)

    Hi all, I am in the very early stages of designing / pricing up a conversion of our loft into a cinema room. Due to it being a loft there will be plenty of studwork going up and so I need to plan now so to save myself time and mistakes later down the line. So this got me thinking about the...
  11. B

    Question Best floorstanding speakers sub £700

    Hi Im finally getting round to replacing my monitor audio bronze 1’s as they are far too small for the room there in (8m x5m) and looking for suggestions what I should be going to demo I have a pair of Q acoustic 3010i set up on my PC and I am really impressed with them so will be trying some...
  12. BlueWizard

    Wharfedale Elysian Speakers - Elysian 2 Bookshelf, Elysian 4 Floorstanding

    Oddly most of what I post about on the forum, I've stumbled across by accident. Which is precisely what happened with the new Wharfedale Speakers - Wharfedale Elysian 2 Bookshelf (8.5 Bass, 6" Mid, 3.5" Air Motion Tweeter) - http://www.wharfedale.co.uk/elysian2/ Wharfedale Elysian 4...
  13. M

    Question Help Needed Matching MF X-A200R with Floorstanding Speakers

    Hi, I am I am not an experienced Hi-Fi buff and need help matching my Musical Fidelity X-A200R with a good set of floor-standing speakers. Hopefully the following detail will help guide suggestions for speakers to consider. My budget for speakers is up to £1,000. I have read that the X-A200R...
  14. O

    Remaking the cases for my floorstanding speakers

    Hi everybody, I'm looking for some guidance, I bought some floorstanding speakers probably about 15 years ago. Over the last few years I've got interested in cabinet making, I was looking at remaking the cases for them so blend into the new room I am going into. Does this job have lots of...
  15. S

    Help setup Dali Zensor 7 Floorstanding Speaker Package on Denon AVR-X6400H

    Hi guys, I have recently bought a Denon AVRX6400H AV Receiver and a Dali Zensor 7 Floorstanding Speaker Package. Here is a list of the speaker hardware I got. 2x Dali Zensor 7 Floorstanding Speakers 4x Dali Zensor 3 speakers 1x Dali Zensor Vokal middle speaker 1x Dali E-12-F subwoofer It's a...
  16. Apollo83

    Speakers for a larger space

    Hi folks, I'm in the process of looking for new speakers and was about to audition an upgrade on my current standmount Wharfedale 220s powered by a 35W Cambridge Audio AM10. To address perceived bass roll-off/thinness (as well as overall quality) I was considering KEF Q350's, Monitor Silver...
  17. gtj

    Answered Budget floorstanding speakers for Marantz PM7005

    Hello. I recently bought a Marantz PM7005 and wanted to pair it with the best possible floorstanders my budget can afford. I currently have Dali Zensor 1s and I really like their tonal balance so I've been looking at the Dali Zensor 5 as a ''safe'' upgrade option. As far as I can understand...
  18. fallinlight

    Question Floorstanding/ Tower Speaker Height (Monitor Audio Bronze 5) and Stands for Floorstanders

    Floorstanding/ Tower Speaker Height (Monitor Audio Bronze 5) and Stands for Floorstanders Hello, Does anyone have floorstanders or Bronze 5s that they have found too short? As the Bronze 5s stand at approximately 88 cm tall with plinth and spikes, a whole 12 - 17 cm shorter than the average...
  19. vincet

    Question Floorstanding and subwoofer sharing the same amplified output port.

    Hi all, I've always wondered, if a sub that has the feature of sharing the amp output port of the front L/R, and you configure the crossover for your sub, how does the floortstanding know not to drive those low range and let the sub do the job since the signal is sent to the same port. This...
  20. TonyMontana000

    Best Floorstanding Speakers up to 500 £

    Hello everyone ! Just blown my yamaha nsf51 speakers ( no high range anymore ) so can you please recommend some good floorstanders up to 500£ . Thanks
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