Originally Posted By: casey01

...despite the fancier aesthetics and cabinetry AND hefty price increase, they had actually "cheapened" their drivers and the sound, overall, in their opinion, wasn't as good as the originals.

If Paradigm is cheapening-out on their speakers, it's all the more reason that Axiom might do well with a premium line.

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