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MartinLogan ElectroMotion ESL X vs Cambridge Audio Aero 2 Comparison

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Brand and Model Specifications

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ManufacturerMartinLoganCambridge Audio
ModelElectroMotion ESL XAero 2
Release Date20162013
What Hi-Fi? Rating -
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Technical Specs

Technical characteristics of the speakers.

Amplification TypePassivePassive
Crossover Type2-Way2-Way
Enclosure typeBass ReflexBass Reflex
Frequency Range (+/-3 dB)[Hz]41 - 2200040 - 22000
Frequency Range (-6dB)[Hz]--
Maximum SPL [dB]--
Sensitivity (2,83 V/1 m)[dB]9190
Nominal Impedance (Ohms)68
THD (Total Harmonic Distortion)--
Recommended Amplifier Power [W]20-40025-120
Crossover Frequency [Hz]400-
Bass Reflex Tuning Frequency [Hz]--
Driver Units

Tweeter: XStat™ CLS™ electrostaic transducer
Mid/Bass Drivers: Two 8” (20.3 cm) high excursion, high-rigidity paper cones with extended throw driver assembly

Tweeter: 1 x 46mm (2”) BMR
Mid/Bass Drivers: 1 x 165mm (6.5″) high power subwoofer

InputsSingle WireSingle Wire
Magnetic ShieldingNoNo

Placements and Distances

Where and how to put them.

Form FactorFloorShelf, Stand
Distance from Wall [cm]1515

Dimensions and Weight

Physical characteristics of the speakers (without stands).

Length~9.4 in
~238.76 mm
~23.88 cm
~8.0 in
~203.2 mm
~20.32 cm
Width~20.7 in
~525.78 mm
~52.58 cm
~12.2 in
~309.88 mm
~30.99 cm
Height~59.2 in
~1503.68 mm
~150.37 cm
~14.6 in
~370.84 mm
~37.08 cm
Weight (Single Speaker)~52 lb
~23586.8 g
~23.59 kg
~15 lb
~6803.89 g
~6.8 kg
Shipping Weight~64.9 lb
~29438.14 g
~29.44 kg
~ lb
~0 g
~0 kg

Colors and Accessories

List of available colors and optional accessories.

  • High gloss black
  • Black
  • Walnut

Detachable GrillesNoNo

Price and Warranty

Satisfaction is (not) guaranteed.

Warranty5 Years5 Years
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