An important point for me back then, and still today, is that the vents are on the front, because I can place them close to a wall (I don't have another choice!).
In any case, they have a very good dynamic response and at loud volumes the vents blow so much air with the kicks that you can use them as hair dryers!
These monitor speakers allow you to hear everything.The more compact dimensions of the MSP5 Studio make it an ideal choice for smaller project studios and DAW based production systems.Standard Delivery Times Compare Available immediately Available immediately This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.I haven't tested any other models at my place but I have been able to use other ones in other home-studios: The big Yamaha 80W with subwoofer wouldn't suit me because the vents are on the rear and the difficulty to find the right place.I compared an entire wall of monitors at the store and these were the only monitors less than 1000 that have the flat character and clarity to accurately mix.The MSP5 Studio's advanced driver and enclosure design - including the low-diffraction rounded baffle - ensure smooth, uniform dispersion across the system's full reproduction range.They are solid, reliable, dynamic and a bit aggressive, you need to tame them (like all monitors but once you do, it's a real treat to use them).Flat frequency response out to 40kHz makes the MSP5 Studio great for mastering, where high sample and bit rates are the norm.Enclosure type: Bass reflex, input Connectors: XLR (balanced 10 kOhm; Phone (unbalanced 10 kOhm.Compact design with low distortion, uniform highs.
Magnetically shielded enclosures, along with their compact size and excellent performance, full magnetic shielding allows the MSP5 Studio speakers to be positioned near all types of audio, video, and computer equipment without sound degradation or negative effects on surrounding equipment.Weight:.4 lb, magnetic Shielding, mix confidently - even in tight spaces - with Yamaha MSP5 Studio monitors!Standard Delivery Times, compare, available immediately, band of brothers pdf available immediately, this item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.Music background: Recording Engineer, Musician 5/5 wow use these everday for mixing down would recommend for any home studio by Anonymous on September 22, 2008.I am so used to them that I have a hard time assessing sounds!Use: Home studio, after more than 10 years, they still work perfectly.