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v-act
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Posted - 2012/03/21 :  00:09:06  Show profile Send a private message
I plan on getting studio monitors, and I just looked at the prices and Akai Monitor RPM3 made my jaw drop hard to the floor - 93,56 in english pounds (in a swedish music shop, in my city)

I think it's a bit too good to be true, do anyone of you guys have, or had a pair of these, and mind to tell me a bit about these? Are they worth getting for production?

Also, I read something about that you can plug it into a USB port, sounds rather weird to me.

Thanks in advance!


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Audio Warfare
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Posted - 2012/03/21 :  09:28:51  Show profile  Send a private message  Visit Audio Warfare's homepage
I do actually know someone who made the mistake of buying a set of these, they're absolutely terrible. When a company doesn't release any proper technical specs for a set of speakers alarm bells should definitely be ringing. ;)

I'd save yourself a few hundred pounds to at least buy a useable set of entry level monitors.


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v-act
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Posted - 2012/03/21 :  14:44:45  Show profile  Send a private message  Visit v-act's homepage
Thank you loads! That was as I suspected. :) Also I am not really familiar with Akai making monitors, so that, and the price made me a bit suspitious.

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JamesVenus
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Posted - 2012/05/15 :  08:03:36  Show profile  Send a private message  Visit JamesVenus's homepage
Monitors I can hand on heart recommend are Samson, Resolv A6's. Absolutely awesome and not that much more than the cost of the Akai's. They are a discontinued item now, but even som I picked up a set from Thomann in Germany for bout 150.

Good luck!


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