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Monitor Audio Silver RX2 vs JBL Studio 290 Comparison

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Brand and Model Specifications

Information about the brand, model release date.

ManufacturerMonitor AudioJBL
ModelSilver RX2Studio 290
Release Date20122013
What Hi-Fi? Rating
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Technical Specs

Technical characteristics of the speakers.

Amplification TypePassivePassive
Crossover Type2-Way3-Way
Enclosure typeBass ReflexBass Reflex
Frequency Range (+/-3 dB)[Hz]40 - 3500038 - 22000
Frequency Range (-6dB)[Hz]--
Maximum SPL [dB]113.8-
Sensitivity (2,83 V/1 m)[dB]9091
Nominal Impedance (Ohms)68
THD (Total Harmonic Distortion)--
Recommended Amplifier Power [W]25-10020-225
Crossover Frequency [Hz]2000-
Bass Reflex Tuning Frequency [Hz]--
Driver Units

Tweeter:  1 x 1″ (25mm) C-CAM® gold dome tweeter
Mid/Bass Drivers: 1 x 8″ RST® Bass/Mid driver.

Tweeter: 25mm (1″) CMMD® Lite high frequency dome
Mid/Bass Drivers: Dual 200mm (8″) PolyPlas low-frequency transducers, Single 100mm (4″) PolyPlas midrange transducer

InputsSingle WireSingle Wire
Magnetic ShieldingNoNo

Placements and Distances

Where and how to put them.

Form FactorShelf, StandFloor
Distance from Wall [cm]1515

Dimensions and Weight

Physical characteristics of the speakers (without stands).

Length~9.05 in
~229.87 mm
~22.99 cm
~10.74 in
~272.8 mm
~27.28 cm
Width~11.81 in
~299.97 mm
~30 cm
~12.99 in
~329.95 mm
~32.99 cm
Height~14.76 in
~374.9 mm
~37.49 cm
~47.12 in
~1196.85 mm
~119.68 cm
Weight (Single Speaker)~20.88 lb
~9471.01 g
~9.47 kg
~55.2 lb
~25038.3 g
~25.04 kg
Shipping Weight~45 lb
~20411.66 g
~20.41 kg
~62 lb
~28122.73 g
~28.12 kg

Colors and Accessories

List of available colors and optional accessories.

  • High gloss piano
  • Black

  • Carpet Spikes x 4
  • JBL® Studio 290 3-way Dual 8″ Floorstanding Loudspeaker
  • Owner’s Manual
Detachable GrillesNoNo

Price and Warranty

Satisfaction is (not) guaranteed.

Warranty5 Years5 Years
Amazon Price


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