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Another monitor thread, $1000 to spend

Discussion in 'Pro Audio Equipment' started by supercharry, Mar 16, 2005.

  1. supercharry

    supercharry Guest

    Ive got $1000 to spend on new monitors because my actual M-Audio BX-5s are not good at all. What would you recommend for this budget???
    this is what ive been looking,

    Dynaudio BM5A Active
    Mackie HR824
    Alesis 820 DSP

    any suggestions on any other set of monitors will be really appreciated.
  2. Marcus Black

    Marcus Black Guest

    Genelec 8030. Simply outstanding and should be pretty close to your budget.
  3. fontane

    fontane Guest

    i agree... or possibly the precision 6s by event...

    a friend of mine speaks highly of blue sky as well
  4. dasbin

    dasbin Guest

    Out of those you listed, I'd go with the Dynaudio's.
    If you wanted to spend a bit more, go with the Genelec's.

    If you wanted to spend less, check out Yorkville YSM1P's. You might be surprised.
  5. sdelsolray

    sdelsolray Active Member

    Jul 5, 2003
    Portland, OR
    How about a pair of Dynaudio BM6 passives and a (perhaps used) Hafler P3000 amp. Probably about $1,125 or so.
  6. axel

    axel Guest

    another monitor thread

    if you can affort them genelec- anything, specially the 8000 series
    your ears will thank you... for a very long time and you will hear things never discovered before, but beware of discovering weaknesses in your system around them, they tell it like it is !!!
  7. J-MADD

    J-MADD Active Member

    Aug 19, 2004
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    I love my msP5a's. :D


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