Whats the difference between buying a floormounted speaker and standmount.
Project Debut 2 with Ortofon OMB5 .Cambridge Audio Azur 540a. Cambridge Audio Azur 540c .TDL Nucleus KV1 bi wired. Speaker cable is Gale Electronics xl160. Audio connects are QED QUNEX 2. Blok 400 rack
MASSIVE GENERALISATION ALERT!
Floorstanders typically offer more bass than standmounters (more volume in the cabinet; space for larger drivers), while standmounts typically (as they usually have less drivers) beat similarly priced floorstanders for imaging and integration.
BUT there is far more difference between a good and poor speaker than between floorstanders and standmounts, so don't get too hung up about it. Find a speaker you like the sound AND look of, and that suits both your system and where you intend to position it in the room.
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