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post #1 of 5 Old 11-04-2014, 04:29 PM - Thread Starter
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Energy V-mini vs Teac LS-H265 - is it an upgrade?

I have the option to sell my frontstage Energy V-mini and get 3 pairs of Teac LS-H265. The Teac's seem to be getting positive reviews, i'm wondering if it would be an upgrade against my vminis. I cant find any FR graphs anywhere but the Veritas v6.3 seem to be pretty neutral and i would think the minis would have the same signature.

Teacs are just straight up bigger with 5.25" woofers and a bigger cabinet at 7” x 11” x 10" vs the Vminis have a 4" woofer and 4.5" x 7.5" x 5.5" cab - so i wonder if the Teac's have a "fuller" sound, or that the vminis would sound thin/hollow comparatively.

But the vminis sell retail at around $230 each while the teacs for $150ish a pair.

Ill end up with 6 teacs for my 3 vminis (one being a center)

Not a good idea?

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I dont consider this a upgrade ,they may have different characteristics in sound , you will only know which one sound better by auditioning the speakers.
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I think horrible idea to go from the Energies to Teac. Bigger woofer size doesn't mean much in this comparison. If you want a true upgrade, consider Energy RC-10s, Kef Q300s, or something of the like.
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Yea i wish i could demo them, no one locally sells them dammit
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Yea i wish i could demo them, no one locally sells them dammit
What is your total budget? Do you have to get 5/6 speakers? Do you prefer quantity over quality?
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