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Subwoofer in a flat?

ocelot, modified 9 Years ago.

Subwoofer in a flat?

Youngling Posts: 3 Join Date: 1/25/13 Recent Posts
Hi,

I own a pair of 8020b monitors and I absolutely love them .
I would like to a add a subwoofer to my setup but I'm not sure what is the right one for my room.
I live in a very badly soundproofed flat so does it even make any sense to get a subwoofer? And if yes which one would you recommend, 7050b or the 5040 one.
I mainly like to use it for mixing my music.

Thanks!
ilkka-rissanen, modified 9 Years ago.

Re: Subwoofer in a flat?

Yoda Posts: 2564 Join Date: 3/23/09 Recent Posts
Hi,

You can use either subwoofer in your room and with 8020B monitors. The 7050B will offer you more power and depth which your neighbours might not like! :) What kind of music do you mix? What is the typical low frequency range you would need?
ocelot, modified 9 Years ago.

Re: Subwoofer in a flat?

Youngling Posts: 3 Join Date: 1/25/13 Recent Posts
Manily urban Music and my Range would be between 30hz and 100hz.
ilkka-rissanen, modified 9 Years ago.

Re: Subwoofer in a flat?

Yoda Posts: 2564 Join Date: 3/23/09 Recent Posts
Ok, then I would recommend 5040A as it will have the necessary frequency range but it won't disturb your neighbours as much as the bigger subwoofer.