Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980

AxiomAudio Blog

Blind Listening Tests

Sneak Peek into Axiom’s Current Research and Development

Axiom’s Newest Speaker: The In-Ceiling M3

A promise is A promise... Axiom's second home
Greg's pseudo-HT room
Who's Online
1 registered (exlabdriver), 33 Guests and 9 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
13355 Members
11 Forums
23042 Topics
407471 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17828
pmbuko 16308
SirQuack 13354
CV 11366
MarkSJohnson 11032
Meanwhile On Facebook

Love this review by Brad C! "Very impressed with my purchase: 2 High Powered M6...

(y) Great review from Tom H of his new surround speakers! "I love the surroun...

22 year-old Axiom System, still in showroom condition! Welcome home, old friends!

The end of a truly unique voice. RIP Joe Cocker - you were part of the soundtr...

Page 4 of 4 < 1 2 3 4
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#211372 - 06/12/08 09:38 AM Re: New Axiom System [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
cgolf Offline

Registered: 03/14/05
Posts: 340
Loc: Cypress, Texas
My 2 cents regarding Axioms and Emotiva gear. I have M60s, VP150 & QS8s hooked up to an XPA-5 and LMC-1. I did have an LPA-1 amp but sold it when I bought the 5. I think it is a fantastic fit. I've had many receivers but have always preferred separates. Went with Emotiva because of the reviews here and elsewhere and because of the price point and value. People have had some issues but that happens with any product. I have not had any issues with either the LPA or the XPA. It's powerful, sounds great, has great separation (processor or amp?? or both??), great bass, mids and highs all around. My ears give before the amp or speakers give out. Many great products out there and it is all about personal preferences, depending on what those preferences are. Bottom line, I recommend mating Axioms with Emotiva (AxEmo-new animal) and I am quite happy with my setup. Waiting on the XPA-2 or the RPA-2 to arrive so I can get some M80s..

#211373 - 06/12/08 10:08 AM Re: New Axiom System [Re: cgolf]
Ascension Offline

Registered: 10/30/03
Posts: 130
Loc: Hutchinson, KS.
Thank you for your input on that, cgolf. I am also looking into getting the xpa-5 because I listen to movies at somewhat high volumes, and I like my HK alot, but it seems to strain just a little bit on explosive passages. With all of the good things I've heard about emotiva's xpa-5, I'm thinking about purchasing it!
2 = M60,4 = QS8's,1 = VP150,1 = EP350,1 = EP500
Optoma HD70,110" DIY screen
Xbox360 & PS3

#211376 - 06/12/08 10:30 AM Re: New Axiom System [Re: Ascension]
cgolf Offline

Registered: 03/14/05
Posts: 340
Loc: Cypress, Texas
I think you'll be very happy with their gear especially with the same type 30 day in house trial as Axiom has. I know some people have had shut down issues using Emo amps with the 80s but their equipment is designed to run 4 ohm speaker systems so I don't know what the problems were. You certainly get a great bang for the buck with both companies!!

#212342 - 06/20/08 10:24 AM Re: New Axiom System [Re: cgolf]
Kinge Offline

Registered: 01/12/08
Posts: 31
Loc: Washington State
I love my Emo gear and have the same to say as has already been said about it's sound. Don't have axioms yet. Quarter ends in 10 days! Should be able to fix that.

And every Sunday afternoon she'd jump in his boat and they would spoon...

Page 4 of 4 < 1 2 3 4

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

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

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.