Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-888-352-9466 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Insider’s Sneak Peek: AxiomAeris

Axiom’s New Computer Speakers

Blind Listening Tests

Wall'O'Fame
Solarrdadd's 7.1 Apartment HT!
A promise is A promise... Axiom's second home
Who's Online
1 registered (CV), 37 Guests and 9 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13365 Members
11 Forums
23106 Topics
408554 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17868
pmbuko 16326
SirQuack 13356
CV 11408
MarkSJohnson 11079
Meanwhile On Facebook

󾓶Ay, caramba! Our 'sneak peek' announcement in this morning's newsletter genera...

󾔸 Testing various operating systems with our new High Power Computer Speakers t...

Kick it up for Tone!

For all of you music lovers and studio geeks, this is absolutely amazing! https...

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#11405 - 05/27/03 09:13 AM M40ti, or M50ti? M22ti?
mark111867 Offline
newbie

Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 3
I have a room that is 15ft by 15ft with the ceiling probably around 12 to 15 ft high. I currently have a pair of bookshelf Mirage M290's on stands, which are great, but I would like to go to a (possibly) floor standing model. I am not sure which of the three speakers models would be best for me. The models I'm thinking about are the M40ti's, the M50ti's and the M22ti's. I will not be using a sub. Should I even consider the M22ti's? I am using a 60 watt per channel Onkyo receiver for amplification. I listen to 95% music and 5% dvd/movies. I listen to mainly contemporary folk, classical, with some progressive rock mixed in. Just from what I have read so far, the M40 ti's sound like a good choice, but I'm not sure. Your advice would be appreciated. Thanks.

Top
#11406 - 05/27/03 12:22 PM Re: M40ti, or M50ti? M22ti?
ravi_singh Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 03/14/02
Posts: 1351
Loc: Montreal
do you have a sub with these?

if so, get the M22's.

If you don't, get the M50's.

Top
#11407 - 05/27/03 12:53 PM Re: M40ti, or M50ti? M22ti?
mark111867 Offline
newbie

Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 3
No, I'm not using a sub.

Top
#11408 - 05/27/03 01:05 PM Re: M40ti, or M50ti? M22ti?
chesseroo Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 4929
Loc: western canada
If you never plan on buying a sub (or anytime soon) then i would also recommend what Ravi has already.
The M50 will give you more bass extension over the M22s but it will also have a slightly more laid back upper end.

Here a link to some reviews in these forums that should help.
_________________________
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."

Top
#11409 - 05/27/03 01:36 PM Re: M40ti, or M50ti? M22ti?
ravi_singh Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 03/14/02
Posts: 1351
Loc: Montreal
Good call Chess.

The M50's, like the M40's, have a more laid back mid and upper end.

The M60's are much like the M22's with a small, but good, sub.

The M50's are much like the M3's with more bass. The M40's shouldn't be on your list if you can afford m50's and m22's

Top



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2015 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.