What we know about the measurement:

Vandersteen VLR is a passive bookshelves speaker that cost around 3800USD for a pair .

  • Quality of the measurement data is high .
  • Origin of the data is ASR.
  • Format of the data is generated by a Klippel NFS .
  • Sensitivity: 81.0dB (avg. 100Hz-1kHz for 2.83V estimated at 1m)
  • -3dB (resp. -6db) point v.s. reference is at 124.5Hz (resp. 74.7Hz).
  • Reference level is normalised to 0.9dB computed over the frequency range [300.0Hz, 5000.0Hz].
  • Frequency deviation is 7.6dB over the same frequency range.
  • Directivity
    • Horizontal directivity is (-40.0°, 40.0°) between 1kHz and 10kHz. Angle computed for +/-6dB.
    • Vertical directivity is (-40.0°, 30.0°) between 1kHz and 10kHz. Angle computed for +/-6dB.
  • Tonality (Preference) Score
    • Tonality (Preference) Score is 1.21 and would be 4.28 with a perfect subwoofer.
      • Details: NBD: ON 1.018, LW 0.543, SP 0.37, PIR 0.393; SM: SP0.703, PIR0.136; LFQ 0.963, LFX 74Hz
    • Tonality (Preference) Score is 4.26 with an EQ and would be 6.72 with a perfect subwoofer and the same EQ.
      • Details: NBD: ON 0.808, LW 0.435, SP 0.434, PIR 0.363; SM: SP0.921, PIR0.924; LFQ 0.822, LFX 54Hz
  • Link to original Review: eac review. .
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