You are not logged in. [Log In]

Forums » General Discussion » Stereo » M3v2 vs Polk Monitor 40?

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#294462 - 02/28/10 09:17 PM M3v2 vs Polk Monitor 40?
jerrymb Offline

Registered: 01/26/08
Posts: 117
Loc: New Jersey
I am thinking of ordereing a pair of M3's. I currently have a pair of Polk Monitor 40's. Will I see a dramatic difference between these two speakers?

#294510 - 03/01/10 01:53 AM Re: M3v2 vs Polk Monitor 40? [Re: jerrymb]
JohnK Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/11/02
Posts: 10621
Jerry, as with so many of the "vs" questions, you're not likely to get a meaningful response from someone who carefully compared the two speakers at the same time under identical conditions(and which may not be similar to your conditions). The suggestion would be to try the M3s on the 30 day trial.

Enjoy the music, not the equipment.

#294516 - 03/01/10 02:28 AM Re: M3v2 vs Polk Monitor 40? [Re: jerrymb]
fredk Offline

Registered: 12/06/07
Posts: 7786
Loc: Canada
What is it that you dislike about the Polks that is pushing you to look at other speakers?

Blujays1: Spending Fred's money one bottle at a time, no two... Oh crap!

#294595 - 03/01/10 02:34 PM Re: M3v2 vs Polk Monitor 40? [Re: fredk]
SirQuack Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 01/29/04
Posts: 13565
Loc: Iowa
Jerry, every room is different as to how a speaker will sound. Besides a trial in your home with return options, you could check the Hearing Things section to see if someone is in your area for an audition, however, it would not be in your home...Can't help you on the Polks, but for teh Polks I've heard in the past, I like Axiom a lot more...
Anthem AVM60 Outlaw 7700 Emotiva A500 Epson 5040UB


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

15,217 Registered Members
15 Forums
23,975 Topics
423,860 Posts

Most users ever online:
883 @ 03/04/17 05:06 PM

Top Posters
Ken.C 18044
pmbuko 16437
SirQuack 13565
CV 11675
MarkSJohnson 11437
1 registered (bridgman)
191 Guests and
3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newsletter Signup