Originally Posted by commsysman
Quote from the Paradigm website specifications page for the Paradigm Mini-Monitor:
On-axis frequency response:+/- 2db from 75 Hz to 22 Khz
They DO NOT give a -3db point ( but it would almost certainly have to be above 70 Hz).
The idea that they have any meaningful output down to 45 Hz is absolutely incorrect and makes no sense, based on the ACTUAL specifications from Paradigm.
Actually the low freq extension on the Paradigm Mini Monitors is 45 Hz at -3db typical room.
"Low-Frequency Extension* 42 Hz (DIN)
±2 dB from 75 Hz - 22 kHz
±2 dB from 75 Hz - 18 kHz
Sensitivity - Room / Anechoic 90 dB / 87 dB
Suitable Amplifier Power Range 15 - 100 watts
Maximum Input Power† 80 watts
Impedance Compatible with 8 ohms
Height, Width, Depth 34.3 cm x 19.4 cm x 26.5 cm
13-1/2 in x 7-5/8 in x 10-1/2 in
Weight (unpacked) 7.7 kg / 17 lb each
Finishes Black Ash, Heritage Cherry
Paradigm Stands (sold sep.) S-26, J-29
* DIN 45 500. Indicates -3 dB in a typical listening room."