Great stereo width and phase reproduction, thought the quiet bells, kids playing/yelling and the guy speaking backwards were coming from behind me. In addition to a 5" woofer and a 1" main tweeter, the on-board 0.75" super tweeter has a wide-dispersion design for a high-frequency audio response up to 50 kHz. Screw type. Front Speaker Finish. Hear natural depth and total clarity in all your audio. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the BudgetAudiophile community. I don't think anything above 12 kHz is used in the computation of the score. Surprisingly tricky track, I use it to test mids, if the mids are out as he can sound very heavy-chested or very thin. Press J to jump to the feed. Front Speaker Sensitivity. We focus on education, discussion, and sharing of entry and mid level separate & multi component audio systems. That being said it might take me so long to find a replacement that the Sonys just 'blend in' and begin to go unnoticed! Listening volume was maybe one notch above normal. Enjoy dynamic stereo sound with the black SS-CS5 3-Way Bookshelf Speakers from Sony.Each speaker in this pair can handle up to 100W and features a 6 ohm rated impedance. Bass is great on this track, impactful and realistic, can 'see' the kick drum hitting about halfway down the fridge. Best answer: I dont know if they sound better than Bose, but for the price that SONY is selling it for, the sound is really nice. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, X1500H, HTD L2 L/R/C , Polk S15, sub free apt+shakers. added to master list https://www.reddit.com/r/BudgetAudiophile/comments/fxsaf2/rbudgetaudiophile_master_list_of_reviews/, You're onto a good thing, to me they certainly punch above their weight/size. Cloth (Grille), PP Sheet (Cabinet) Hear natural depth and total clarity in all your audio. This was my go-to test track for headphones, within the first minute it can tell me a lot about a speaker (soundstage, treble/mids and also the bass) close your eyes and have a listen to the intro; separation/soundstage for the guitars at the start, treble/'height' when Adele starts singing and then the bass when it comes in. (Ironically arguably being lost to Samsung.) Front Speaker. They sound coherent across the spectrum (see listening notes below) and are thoroughly impressive when the price is taken into consideration. i got them for the full retail price of 150$ plus taxes and im still extremely satisfied at that price so for 75 dollars i would just buy them and never look back. Treble on the hi-hats is good, not overly sizzly but pretty much where it should be, if not a tiny bit quieter. 6 Requires HDTV and HDMI cable sold separately; 7 Interoperability and compatibility among Bluetooth devices vary. Sounds coherent, brass doesn't get shrill and handles the complex sections (e.g. In the video I said banana clips so please ignore ha ha. Some sections of the 'choir' are a bit sharp, seems a bit peaky in the high mids, the highest note the choir hits is the peaky bit (around 1:20). If you have a 6-Ohm option, use it. A fantastic set of stereo speakers that give the real world person a taste of what hi-fi is all about. Anything used you can find near you? Hear natural depth and total clarity in all your audio. Best answer: These speakers will work with your Sony receiver. A: Answer These speakers will work with your Sony receiver. The 3-driver bookshelf speakers include a rigid 130mm MRC woofer for dynamic bass, along with a 25mm tweeter and 19mm super-tweeter designed to reproduce High-Resolution Audio tracks. Edit: here's a pic of the speakers it came with https://imgur.com/qOJLFOQ, https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/sony-ss-cs5-3-way-speaker-review.13562/. 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