Mission LX-2+ Two-Way 6.5-inch Bookshelf Speaker (Pair)
$599.00 – $649.00
- Bookshelf / standmount
- Bass reflex enclosure
- 2-way speakers
- 165 mm Advanced Fibre bass driver
- 25mm microfibre dome tweeter
- 88dB sensitivity (1w @ 1m)
- 20-120W recommended amp power
- 6 Ohms nominal impedance
- 3.5 Ohms minimum impedance
- 45-30 kHz frequency response
- 2.0kHz crossover frequency
- 345 x 214x 310mm
By its very nature, speaker design is about balancing variables and finding the best possible compromise. At entry-level price points, where the cost of production is most constrained by the need to hit a specific retail price, the necessity of compromise is at its greatest. But does one have to accept that a ‘budget’ speaker will always deliver a ‘budget’ performance? Mission’s designers are not the easily accepting kind. They push for greatness in design, whereas most would be happy to stop at ‘good’.
What makes a great loudspeaker? What makes it sing? For Mission, the answer is simple: in a well-matched system, the speakers have to allow the performance of the music to shine through. It’s not a group of notes; it’s a performance. It’s not all about frequency response, impedance, sensitivity and directivity, although they all play a part. To paraphrase a famous expression, it’s the music, the whole music and nothing but the music – and that, in a nutshell, is Mission’s philosophy.
For the LX Series, the speakers’ design has been stripped design back to its fundamentals to produce a range of speakers that Mission can be proud of in engineering terms, but even more so in terms of the enjoyment the speakers’ owners will experience.
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