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Samson Active Studio Reference Monitors

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Resolv A8


Studio Monitor
8-inch woven carbon fiber woofer

1.25-inch silk dome tweeter with neodymium magnets, heatsink and ferro-fluid cooling
XLR and 1/4-inch balanced inputs as well as unbalanced RCA inputs
Frequency Response: 30 Hz - 27 kHz +/- 3 dB

Low Frequency Power Rating: 75 watts RMS

High Frequency Power Rating: 25 watts RMS

Crossover Frequency: 2.3 kHz, multi-pole filter


Two-way, active studio reference monitor with ported tuned enclosure

Low diffraction waveguide

Active crossover utilizing multi-pole design for linear response from bottom to top

Four-position high frequency lift control

AV shielded for multimedia applications

Solid medium density fiberboard construction

Dimension & Weight

12" x 16" x 11.25" (W x H x D)
25 lbs. / 11.4 kg

Quick Info


  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year

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  • Kevin H.
  • 8/23/2012 6:36:13 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week

5 out of 5 eggsWasn't looking for these, but...

Pros: Price
Footprint (relatively small considering)
Overall sound quality
Adjustable high frequency gain

Cons: Bass is only adequate

Other Thoughts: Got this open box and they arrived like new with manual, power cables, and the speakers very well packaged. Don't look a bit used.

Bought these as an upgrade to the 5" M-Audio bx5a deluxe I've had for almost two years. The A8 produce much better bass and overall the sound field is wider. I added +2 to the top end using the supplied knob and these really shine. Can't wait to revisit some recent mixes to see what I was missing.

I am continuing to use a small Energy 8" sub as the frequencies below 60hz roll off rather dramatically with the A8 (but, like I said, MUCH better than the 80hz roll off on the bx5a). With the extra punch from the sub I have a budget reference monitor setup better than I could dream for literally half the cost of my next best option.

At the normal price these are still a competative monitor. I previewed some comparable Yamahas at Guitar Center a few weeks ago and for 30% more the Yamahas didn't deliver anything better. A8s are great budget monitors

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