At the 2014 NAMM Show, Behringer introduced a new studio monitor line, the Nekkst series. The Nekkst line is designed by KRK founder Keith R. Klawitter, who has this to say about the monitors: “I was very excited when BEHRINGER asked me to design their new reference monitors. They gave me complete freedom to use… Read More Behringer Intros Nekkst Studio Monitor Line
At the 2014 NAMM Show, Alesis introduced the Elevate 6 Studio Monitor – an active studio monitor design. Key Features: 75 Watt continuous output power (per speaker) Bi-amplified design, active crossover, flat frequency response 6″ low-frequency driver; 1″ silk dome tweeter High-density wood cabinets with bass porting Elliptical waveguides, widened listening area Radial-edge baffles reduce… Read More Alesis Intros Elevate 6 Studio Monitor
2014 NAMM Show: Genelec have announced the newest member of the 8000 series monitors, the Genelec 8010. Genelec 8010 is a compact monitor, designed for small studios, OB vans, and mobile work. Features: Excellent response and SPL (96dB) despite size of cabinet (195 x 121 x 116mm) 8000-series standard room calibration controls Aluminium chassis, protected drivers… Read More Genelec Intros 8010 Compact Monitors
Alto Professional is shipping its new Black Series, a complete line of “top-level” loudspeakers and subwoofers, powerful speakers with wireless capability, and immense built-in power. Black loudspeakers are available in 10-inch, 12-inch, and 15-inch models (pictured, right), and feature a 1.75-inch high-frequency driver and Class D power. Designed and tuned in the USA, each Black… Read More Alto Professional Black Series Speakers: ‘Immense’ Power, iOS Remote Control
IK Multimedia has announced that iLoud, a portable stereo studio monitor, is now available. iLoud is designed to combine power and accuracy in a package portable enough for mobile use.
Today M-Audio announced the availability of their new 3-way M3-8 studio reference monitor. Featuring an innovative inline design and superior imaging, the compact M3-8 delivers an “immersive” audio experience with dedicated low-, mid-, and high-frequency drivers, each with its own dedicated amplifier. M-Audio Product Manager, JC Sutherland, explains, “One of the biggest upsides to having… Read More M-Audio Debuts the M3-8: Three-Way Fun In a Two-Way Space
Akai Professional has introduced two new studio reference monitors, the RPM500 and RPM800. Both monitors offer distributed Class A/B amplification, with ultra-efficient power while ensuring minimal distortion. RPM500 provides 90 watts total, with 50 watts dedicated to its 5-1/4 inch woofer and 40 watts to its silk-dome tweeter; RPM800 offers 120 watts total, with 80… Read More Akai Unveils New Studio Reference Monitors
Yamaha introduced the second-generation HS Series studio monitor and subwoofer series at Musikmesse 2013 in Frankfurt, Germany. The extended, revamped lineup features a new 6.5” monitor. Improving on the original HS line, launched in 2006, the new HS series feature new transducers that achieve smooth response over a wide bandwidth and ensure the accuracy of… Read More New Yamaha HS Series Monitors Introduced at Musikmesse