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After auditioning Golden Ear, B&W and others I settled on a set of Paradigm Studio 100. I actually listened to the Studio 60's and liked them so much I bought the 100's without even hearing them. They have been ordered and I am waiting impatiently.


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I know the Studio 100's like power the dealer has suggested an Integra DTS 80.3 Anyone have any insight if the Integra will provide the power I will need for the 100's?


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I know the Studio 100's like power the dealer has suggested an Integra DTS 80.3 Anyone have any insight if the Integra will provide the power I will need for the 100's?


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That should be plenty of power for the 100's!
Congrats on some great speakers.
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Thanks grasshoppers.


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Finally getting a chance to really enjoy my newly acquired SE-1's. What a tremendous sounding speaker. I'm completely happy with my purchase.
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Hi guys, i need your help. I started a thread about paradigm but no one seems to answer it. Can you help me out since I need to decide soon.

Basically it goes like this:

Purpose - For 95% movies / 5% music
Subs - 1pc SVS PC13 Ultra
Amplifier - Denon 2312 (105watts per channel?)
Room - 15sqm bedroom (closed)
Note: I live in the Philippines hence the price
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What would you get?

(old stock but still bnew as per dealer)
Studio 40v3 (pair) - $733
Studio CC590v3 - $600

VS

(new bnew stock)
Studio 20v5 (pair) - $1100
Studio CC590v5 - $1040

Questions:

1) Are the version 5 that much better than the version 3? Note that the Studio40v3 left/right speakers are bigger (has two mids) versus the single speaker of Studio20v5

2) Will there be a problem in using old stock speakers? I think studio version3 speakers are more than 10yrs+ old right? I'm quite hesitant to get old speakers since the molding/glue or something might be weak already or such. Or maybe because they weren't used for a long time, rust or some other thing gets degraded already? Please enlighten me.
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If u can still get a full warranty and push the dealer to lower the price the 40s could be the way to go. For movies I doubt you would notice much difference over 20s. Music on the other hand..... The extra driver on the 40s will add a little in the middle and your sub will do just fine for bass and LFE.
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jetmech - thanks for the post

by the way, do you guys know if there really is a CC-590v3 ? I tried to google it and all I can find is CC-570v3. What's the difference between the 2?

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Anyone out there besides me that has taken there music outdoors? I have a pair of Stylus 370-SM's in my third zone. They put out great sound and can play quite loud. I know we are all enthusiasts/audiophiles, but that's whybi have chosen to bring hi-fidelity out to the yard. I just rarely hear anyone mention outdoor speakers.
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Anyone out there besides me that has taken there music outdoors? I have a pair of Stylus 370-SM's in my third zone. They put out great sound and can play quite loud. I know we are all enthusiasts/audiophiles, but that's whybi have chosen to bring hi-fidelity out to the yard. I just rarely hear anyone mention outdoor speakers.
Pappaduke, it appears we have something else in common
Besides the SE bookshelf speakers.

I have a pair of the Stylus 470's on my patio running
Off of zone 2. Great bass response and they can get louder
Than my neighbors would care for. I've recommended them
A few times also. My dealer actually gave me a really good
Deal on them. He had several sets that were slow movers,
Everyone wanted the smaller series.
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