- Apr 2, 2002
Is it because of their design that they immediately sound good even when using the same driver with bookshelfs?
... our ears tell us the true story.
Only if you didn't permanently damaged your ears from loud 'Live' or simulated Rock Concerts w/piercing mids & highs.
For example, before listeners can evaluate speakers in Harman International built blind-testing room called the Multichannel Listening Lab (MLL), they must pass a hearing test and a series of computer-controlled training exercises designed to teach them how to be human spectrum analyzers. Those exercises (and the entire MLL facility and procedures) are based on research conducted by Dr. Floyd Toole, an acoustical expert and Harman's vice president of engineering.
One reason why I like seeing, objective results if its available.