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Dynaudio BM6A MKII Active Nearfield Monitor

A 150-watt version of Dynaudio's well-known BM5a, the BM6a active monitors offer higher headroom. Tune them to your room with the on-board LF/MF/HF filters. (21) Read 4 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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The Dynaudio Acoustics BM6A MKII active nearfield monitors take the industry-standard Dynaudio BM5A MKII powered loudspeakers to the next level, with the addition of 60 additional watts. That means the BM6A MKII is a powerful 150-watt studio monitor -- delivering a sound that is impressively rich and detailed, while true-to-life in its dynamic rendering.

Lots of Extra Power with Little Extra Weight

The BM6A MKIIs deliver an even more astounding output-to-size ratio than the BM5A, weighing in at about 25 pounds. They provide present, crystal-clear sonic images -- even when they're at the super-loud upper range. The BM6As are a true dual-amplifer design, delivering a maximum 118 dB RMS SPL. Each speaker delivers 150 watts of transient power: 50 watts through the tweeter, and 100 watts through the woofers. With extra power in the bass, these Dynaudio monitors are particularly excellent for electronic musicians or beat producers.

Higher Headroom Means More Accurate Bass

The sound of this near-field monitor is decidedly more accurate in the bass than most other monitors due to its cool-running, high output design. The high end in the mix is benefitted immensely by the special soft dome tweeter that retains and conveys the subtlest sparkling overtones and transients in your mix. In mixing or playback sessions, it does an exceptional job at revealing levels of detail and dynamic subtleties that are lacking on other systems. And it does all of this while offering a dynamic response that is balanced and is pleasing to the ear.

Speakers Built by Hand

The speakers inside the BM6A MKIIs are entirely handcrafted in a proprietary design with custom alloys and papers. The compression driver cone is a Esotec 28 mm soft dome with a rear chamber design and magnetic fluid cooling. The front is comprised of a special 4mm aluminum. The woofer cone is a 7-inch molded aluminum frame design, with a one-piece thermo-formed MSP cone. The wire voice coil is made of 75mm pure aluminum wire. These details are what makes a Dynaudio a Dynaudio!

Fine Tunable to the Room

Each BM6A MKII comes with three integrated analog room-specific filters to help you properly balance the perceived sound of the speakers in relation to the environment where they are situated. On the Back of the BM6A MKII, you'll low-frequency shelf, mid-frequency notch, and high-frequency shelf switches. Use these tools to help compensate for boomy or ringing rooms.

Wastes No Weight or Space

Each BM6A MKII monitor weighs a mere 20 pounds, making it one of the lighter powered speakers out there for the size. If you're considering a pair of BM5A MKIIs, and you know you want to monitor at loud volumes, the BM6A monitors are a stellar upgrade.

Features:

- True dual-amplifier design powered monitor
- 150-watt version of the BM5A MKII
- Handcrafted aluminum speaker design
- Super high-resolution soft dome driver
- Extended excursion 7-inch LF driver
- 3-band EQ with integrated analog room-specific filters
- 60 Hz/80 Hz/Flat adjustable high-pass filter

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Model: BM 6A Mk II

System: Two-way Active Nearfield Monitor

Frequency Response (+/- 3 dB): 40 Hz - 21 kHz

Max SPL 1m, pair (IEC Short Term): 115 dB RMS

Max SPL 2m, 5.1 (IEC Short Term): 115 dB RMS

Input level for 85 dB SPL @1m (+4/-10): -14dBu RMS @ 0dB setting

Input level for max peak SPL (+4/-10): +9dBu RMS @ 0dB setting

Power consumption: Idle: 15 W / Max: 130 W

Amplifier power: Tweeter: 50 W / Woofer: 100 W

Resonance Frequency: 37 Hz

Internal Cabinet Volume: 11.7 liters

Bass Principle: Bass reflex

Crossover Frequencies: 1500 Hz

Crossover Slope: 6 dB/oct

Tweeter: Esotec 28 mm/1.1" soft dome, rear chamber, magnetic fluid. 4 mm die-cast alu front, Pure alu wire voice coil

Woofer: 175 mm/6.9", One-piece molded poly-prop cone, 75 mm/3" pure alu voice coil

Weight: 10.5 kg / 23.12 lbs

Dimensions (W x H x D): 203 x 335 x 327 mm / 8" x 13.2" x 12.9"
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Single Speaker
Shipping Weight: 28 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 19 x 17 x 12 in
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Product Description

This two-way active analog nearfield monitor with a 6.9 in. woofer and a 1.1 in. soft dome tweeter delivers distinctive Dynaudio clarity and accuracy, exposing every audible detail for the critical and demanding engineer. Onboard LF/MF/HF placement filters, as well as subwoofer high-pass filters allow the monitor to easily adapt to any environment.

Features

- Two-way full analog active nearfield monitor -- 6.9 in. woofer and 1.1 in. soft dome tweeter.
- Integrated positioning filters (LF/MF/HF shelving/notch)
- 60/80Hz high-pass filter for subwoofer adaptation
- Balanced analog XLR input
- 50W/100W tweeter/woofer amplifier
- Input sensitivity switch (-10/+4dB range)
- Clip indicator LED
- Slow attack optical HF protection
- Thermal amplifier protection
Customer Reviews
4.5 out of 5 (21 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
"Best product in this range by a long shot, is worth so much more, you will love them."
Sound: Very clear reproduction of sound. These are true. The mids and highs are very well expressed. You will hear the truth. I am doing R&B and Hip Hop. For the low end, I added a Yamaha Sub and married the total set nicely together. I am using an RME Fireface 800 as well as a MOTU Traveler. You will need a sub woofer though, but within the specified frequency range, they produce enough low end accurately. Can't beat them for the price Feature: Very well presented. Everything you need is on there. Ease of Use: ABC...tune your room, not the monitors! Quality: Sturdy materiel, a quality product. You definitely can depend on them and with that extra thermal protection you are safe, but if you can blow this kind of monitor, you shouldn't be using it in the first place! Value: You get what you pay for. Worth every dime. I started off with Behringer monitors and it was worth it because I now know why they were not worth it and I have grown through several other makes until this. To date, this is the best value for money I have spent my dollar on. Manufacturer Support: Never needed them! The Wow Factor: Looks sexy, does not crowd my studio! Overall: I expect to use these for a very long time, even if I ever purchase another make, I will keep these. For the purpose of my ears, I will purchase other makes, after auditioning, but I know I can put out a professional recording with these without a problem. I chose them because of the truth they speak. If they were stolen, I would replace them.
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Sound: I own other Dynaudio speakers in an Audiophile set-up. These speakers, as little as they may be sound 10 times bigger, just as detailed and honest to the recording as anything I have ever heard. The bottom is wonderful deep full and full of punch. The mids and highs are perfect, no listener fatigue what so ever. I listened for about an hour after I hooked them up and the next day had a long 5+ hour nonstop session with no fatigue at all...In fact I was looking for more tracks to listen too. Ease of Use: The High/Low level, mid/high/lf controls are just an added plus. Really in most rooms they will never be used but having them their means you should be able to suit these gems to any room. Quality: Solid, well built Overall: Overall, its nothing less than what I expected from Dynaudio and more than what I would ever expect from any other speaker
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