• Lista de desejos
  • pt
    Escolha a sua loja Select Store
    Todos os países All Countries
  • 0

Fluid Audio F5

Active 2-Way Monitors

  • 5" Woofer with a highly compressed paper diaphragm
  • 1" Tweeter with silk diaphragm
  • Bass reflex port on the front panel
  • Class AB power amplifiers (40 W woofer, 30 W tweeter)
  • External heat sink
  • Auto-standby mode
  • Maximum SPL: 101 dB
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: >100 dB (A-weighted)
  • Frequency range: 49 - 22,000 Hz
  • Balanced XLR input
  • Balanced 6.3 mm jack input
  • Unbalanced RCA input
  • Volume fader on the front side
  • Shielded against RF interference
  • Output current limiting
  • Overheating-, transient- and subsonic protection circuits
  • Housing: Vinyl coated MDF
  • Dimensions: 260 x 175 x 195 mm
  • Weight: 5 kg (per box)
  • Incl. self-adhesive felt underlays

Informações adicionais

Speaker size 1x 5"
Amplifier power per unit (RMS) 70 W
Magnetic Shielding Yes
Analogue XLR Input Yes
Analogue Input (Jack) Yes
Analogue Input (Mini Jack) No
Analogue Input (RCA) Yes
Digital input No
Manual frequency correction No

Faça o seu próprio bundle creativo e poupe

Ao encomendar este artigo com outros em conjunto num bundle, poderá poupar até % 5 adicionalmente!
Fluid Audio F5 + Fostex PM-SUBmini 2 + the sssnake SMP6BK 2x + the sssnake IPP1030 2x +
3 mais
Configurar o bundle agora
a partir € 415
4 Classificações de clientes:
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
5 / 5.0
  • características
  • som
  • acabamento
Comentários para este artigo estão ainda apenas disponíveis noutra língua
4 classificações escritas Ler todas as reviews
gb Traduzido automaticamente (Mostrar original)
gbReview original (Mostrar tradução)
Infelizmente ocorreu um erro. Por favor tente novamente mais tarde.
Total
características
acabamento
som

Perfect for first monitor set

02.07.2015
Before getting a pair of Fluid Audio F5 I had not owned an actual pair of monitor speakers reserved just for music production purpose before. Therefore I shall write about my experiences from this novice perspective and hopefully give some insight for people thinking of using monitors for mixing alongside headphones.

The primary question on my mind was simple: are they worth it? Does a pair of monitors give enough surplus in home use so that buying them becomes justified? After a couple of weeks of working with Fluid Audio F5 monitors my answer is definitely yes.

It is noteworthy that I use monitor speakers on a relatively low volume level. Part of this is because of necessity since I am not living in a house where I could raise the volume to high levels whenever I want. However I quickly noticed that it is exaclty this way the monitor speakers are for me most useful. Because of low volume, the room acoustics does not matter as much as if the decibel level were higher.

This brings in another question: how well do the Fluid Audio F5 speakers differentiate sound when the volume is low? My experience is that they do a splendid job with frequencies that matter perhaps most in mixing: the mid frequencies from 1000 kHz to 5000 kHz. The low frequencies are the ones which benefit most from the increased volume, hence their popularity in EDM and such. My view is however that a mix played loud can be/should be first mixed on a lower volume level since otherwise the bass frequencies necessarily take over too much. Remember that you do not have try to to recreate a club in your room volume-wise to be able to create a mix that sounds good in a club.

Perhaps the key question for potential buyers is the following: how does using a pair of Fluid Audio F5 monitors alongside headphones affect the workflow? In my case I have used headphones and monitors together and switched the output whenever I have felt necessary. For example I may take the bass and drums through speakers and then start adding other tracks one by one to see if their levels are too low or high etc. After that I listen to what the result sounds in my headphones and go back to speakers for further refienement.

Using monitors have helped me make changes to mixes I otherwise wouldn't have made. Often they are about the mid/side balance or using more eq on specific channels. The Fluid Audio F5 monitors are especially efficient in differentiating the depth effect in mixes, which sometimes is hard using only headphones. I also like the experience of mastering tracks with Fluid Audio F5. Then the mixing work is done, but still the monitors help me along different plugins to reach a more balanced mix had I used headphones only.

I already owned an old pair of monitor stands, which I used when placing the Fluid Audio F5 pair. One very useful feature in these speakers is a small blue led light in the middle of their front panel. When power is connected, the led can be used to set the monitors so that the listening position is the best possible one. The rule is simple: you should see both leds equally when listening to the sound.

Again I did not rebuild the room where the monitors are, I only placed them the best way I could. Especially when using low volume level this is quite enough since the lower the volume, the less the room acoustics matter, as mentioned. So don't be scared about thinking your wall panel materials or bass traps, these are features reserved for professionals.

For beginners it is good to note that both speakers use their own power input unlike for example most computer desktop speaker sets. Another notable detail is the speaker weight, which I believe is 5 or 6 kilograms per speaker (the exact number is in the product details). Therefore solid monitor stands are pretty much a must and definitely increase the monitors' uselfulness.

I must admit I hesitated quite a while before buying the Fluid Audio F5 speakers. It was not because I was unsure about the product, since these speakers have been reviewed by several professional audio magazines and websites and the verdict has been indeed positive. If you search by the product name online, you will find the same reviews I read before making my decision.

My reason for hesitating was as I described it. I am a beginner in monitor use, and as someone making music at home merely as a hobby I did not know if the purchase of monitor speakers would be an overkill, so to speak.

My main observation after using the Fluid Audio F5 speakers wor a while have been that they have definitely improved the quality of mixes I have come up with. It is like a whole new world has lately opened to me, enabling me to create more nuanced and better sounding music.

The biggest false perception I had was that music people consumed via headphones has been mixed and mastered by using headphones. The Fluid Audio F5 speakers quickly made me realize that this is not true. Monitor speakers do help me to create also better mixes for headphone environment.

My final word on these speakers is indeed positive. They are excellent value for money, and especially for beginners they give an affordable access to the world of monitor mixing. The Fluid Audio F5 speakers come highly recommended when I am concerned.
Útil · Não útil · Reportar a crítica
Denunciar classificação…

Acredita que esta classificação seja por alguma razão imprecisa ou incaceitável?

Reportar
€ 252
Poupança de % 15,72 (€ 47)
Preço com IVA incluído e portes de envio gratuitos
Disponibilidade imediata
Disponibilidade imediata

Este artigo encontra-se em stock e pode ser enviado imediatemente.

Informações sobre o envio
Partilhe este produto
O seu contacto
Tel: +49-9546-9223-30
Fax: +49-9546-922328
Guias online
Monitor Speakers
Monitor Speakers
In this guide we'll outline the basic principles of studio monitors, and take a closer look at their most common features.
Guias online
Choosing a Computer
Choosing a Computer
Computers can be very complicated. We're here to offer some advice!
 
 
 
 
 
Resultado do teste:
Todos os preços são apresentados com 23% de IVA português e válidos até ruptura do stock. Os portes de envio para Portugal continental têm o valor de 20,-EUR. Para encomendas de valor igual ou superior a 199,-EUR os portes de envio serão gratuitos. Para mais informações sobre o envio e entregas para outros locais, por favor clique aqui. Não assumimos responsabilidade por eventuais erros tipográficos ou informação imprecisa de qualquer tipo. *UVP = Preço de venda recomendado pelo fabricante / distribuidor para venda na Alemanha.
Alesis DM10 MKII Studio Mesh Kit JBL LSR 305 White Limited Edition Thalia Capo Pau Ferro Black Chrome Ampeg Scrambler Bass Overdrive Ibanez SR300E-AFM Harley Benton G212 Vintage Vertical Softube Tape De Sisti Leonardo 1kW P.O. Millenium BS 2015 Round Base PureLink ULS1000 10,0m Focal Shape 65 Electro Harmonix Overlord
(3)
Recomendado
Alesis DM10 MKII Studio Mesh Kit

Electronic Drum Set Made available in Europe exclusively by Thomann, Successor to the Alesis DM10 studio mesh kit, The new DM10 MKII Advanced Electronic Drum module is based on the Alesis Crimson module, Contains 671 sounds, 54 Preset and...

Para o artigo
€ 879
Recomendado
JBL LSR 305 White Limited Edition

JBL LSR 305 White Limited Edition, Two-Way Powered Studio Monitor with 5" Woofer, 1" Soft-Dome High Frequency Transducer, 43Hz-24kHz, Class D Power Amp: 41/41W (LF/HF), Max Peak SPL: 108 dB SPL (C-weighted), Magnetic shielding, Level Control, LF trim (+2dB/-2dB), HF...

Para o artigo
€ 147
Recomendado
Thalia Capo Pau Ferro Black Chrome

Thalia Capo Pau Ferro Black Chrome, high-quality Capodaster with pau ferro inlay, one-handed operation, replaceable fretpads designed to fit a range of instruments, incl. standard tension and high tension tuning kits, each includes 0" for classical, 7.25". 9.5", 10", 12",...

Para o artigo
€ 59
Recomendado
Ampeg Scrambler Bass Overdrive

Ampeg Scrambler Bass Overdrive, analog design, separate drive and blend (wet/dry) control, treble & volume control, true bypass, metal chassis, powered via 9V battery or optional power supply #108096 (not included), dimensions: 11,4 x 6,6 x 5,6cm, weight: 272g

Para o artigo
€ 98
Recomendado
Ibanez SR300E-AFM

Ibanez SR300E-AFM, 4-string bass guitar, Soundgear-series, mahoghani body, 5-pc maple/rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia) "SR4" neck:, 24 medium frets, rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia) fretboard, white dot inlays, nut width 38 mm, scale: 864mm/34", Accu-Cast B120 bridge, cosmo black hardware, PowerSpan dual coil pickups,...

Para o artigo
€ 298
Recomendado
Harley Benton G212 Vintage Vertical

Guitar Cabinet Loudspeakers: 2 x 12" Celestion Vintage 30, Power handling: 120 watts, Impedance: 8 Ohm, Housing made of 16 mm plywood, Black Tolex version, Decorative borders, Dimensions (W x H x D): 49.5 x 65.8 x 35.5 /...

Para o artigo
€ 239
Recomendado
Softube Tape

Softube Tape (ESD); tape machine plugin; emulates three different tape machines; type A: rich detailed and clear sound of a classic Swiss high end machine; type B: is a more colorful transformer based machine; type C: based on a British...

Para o artigo
€ 77
Recomendado
De Sisti Leonardo 1kW P.O.

Pole-operated Fresnel Theater Spotlight For 1000 W lamp with G22 base, 150 mm Fresnel lens, Robust and light carbon steel housing with black powder coating, 28 mm TV spigot, With 2 m cable (without plug), Switch on housing, Beam...

Para o artigo
€ 699
Recomendado
Millenium BS 2015 Round Base

Millenium BS 2015 Round Base, solid, stable straight speaker stand with round base. Height adjustable from 1100 to 1810mm, base diameter 450 mm, base height 24 mm, pipe upper diameter 35 mm, M20 thread and 35 mm tapering at lower...

Para o artigo
€ 49
Recomendado
PureLink ULS1000 10,0m

PureLink ULS1000 10,0m, High speed HDMI cable for 3D and HDTV resolutions up to 4K, 24k gold plated connectors with ultra-lock system, HDMI Type A Male (19pin) incl. ULS to HDMI Type A Male (19pin) incl. ULS, pure silvered OFC...

Para o artigo
€ 80
Recomendado
Focal Shape 65

Focal Shape 65, active nearfield monitor; designed without a port allowing it to be placed near a wall; 105 w class ab; woofer: 6,5" flax cone; tweeter: 1" aluminum-magnesium; 6,5" double passive radiator; freqeuncy response (+/-3db): 40 - 35000 hz;...

Para o artigo
€ 699
(1)
Recomendado
Electro Harmonix Overlord

Electro Harmonix Overlord, effects pedal, overdrive/boost, originally designed as a keyboard overdrive, guitarists quickly realized that this FET-based overdrive delivered the tube amp-like tone and feel that guitarists love as well, controls: Vol, Treble, Mid, Bass, Dry, Boost & Gain,...

Para o artigo
€ 166
Feedback Encontrou um erro ou pretende dar-nos a sua opinião sobre esta página?

Estamos ansiosos pelo seu contacto e ajudaremos na resolução de qualquer problema o mais rápidamente que pudermos

Por favor deixe um comentário. Por favor introduza o seu endereço de email.