B&W PV1 Subwoofer

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  1. Professor_V

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    I have been offered a B&W PV1 for £400, are they any good. I am new to AV so any advice would be appreciated thks.:smashin:
     
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    I have one and im pretty pleased with it, even though I paid the full retail price for it i.e. 990.

    A lot of people on here say you can get better value for much less but at 400 quid I think you would be doing well:smashin:
     
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    I used to own one, TBH you could probably get a 'normal' sub for that price which has better performance. if Aesthetics are more important than performace then its a great buy.
     
  4. swift1

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    I owned 1 and sold it after 10 months.

    Looks great, sounds great with music but but not so good for movies hence the sale.

    I'm now awaiting for a monolith-df.
     
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    FWIW,

    I nearly bought one new for £830, did a few searches on here and promptly ordered a SB12Plus .

    Still waiting for it as I want it in gloss black(in high demand). Forum members can pick this up slightly cheaper than prices shown online, by going here http://www.avforums.com/forums/subwoofers-power-buy-special-offers/376087-svs-sb12-plus-compact-subwoofer-special-forum-pricing.html

    My understanding is the SB12plus is better at everything compared to the PV1, which is generally considered by those in the know as a life-style amp of modest capabilities.

    Having said that, not bad for £400 if it's not seen much action and is in good condition and aesthetics are an overriding factor for you.

    Hope this helps

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