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#423707 - 02/28/17 01:17 PM difference in m2 vs m3 for surrounds (atmos)?
sotwell Offline
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I have m60s for my front, vp150 and 4-qs8s for surrounds. I am looking to move to direct firing and replacing my qs8. What pairs better with m60? m2 or m3? I have 2 pc13ultras for subs. room is 25x17x10 I will probably be doing m2 bookshelves mounted on the ceiling and pointing to the MLA for ceiling atmos.

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#423709 - 02/28/17 02:11 PM Re: difference in m2 vs m3 for surrounds (atmos)? [Re: sotwell]
nickbuol Offline
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You will have good tonal match with either the M2 or M3 speakers and M60 fronts. That being said, the M3 is a bit more of a full range speaker and hits a little deeper which can be very useful. That is also why I put on-wall M3s up on my ceiling. I like having the capability to go a touch deeper, and it is more of a full sound effect. I'll also respond in your other topic about mounting the on-walls on to the ceiling.
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