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Mixing 8030B and 8030C

tonygeno, modified 4 Years ago.

Mixing 8030B and 8030C

Youngling Posts: 18 Join Date: 1/1/16 Recent Posts
I would like to move my 8030Bs to the rear in a 7.1 system and get 8030Cs for the front left and right. The center will remain an 8030B. I just want to make sure they are sonically identical. I know there was a paper describing the differences, but I can no longer find it.
ilkka-rissanen, modified 4 Years ago.

RE: Mixing 8030B and 8030C (Answer)

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

Hi,

8030C model has new and improved Class D amplfiers and new crossover filter design so we can't quarantee that they would be 100% identical to the previous revisions. Having said that, they are identical enough to be used in the same multichannel system, as long as different revisions are not used in left and right main channels, which are the most critical.