Blessed with an abundance that you normally never would trust to such small boxes, revealed the Dynaudio contour S R (2000 euros the pair) despite their gentle nature lots of details.
- Loudspeakers Dynaudio contour S R
- Data sheet
The Dynaudio sends their beautiful contour S R in the race. The smallest model of the middle of currently five series wears same tweeter trimmed on signal integrity as its larger sibling, also the significant processing in real wood or Matt lacquer is the same.
The uncommonly heavy for its size, completely closed housing is down narrower than above and (seen from the side) above lower as below. This can be down a little tilt the baffle, so that user can hang the box easily above your ear level and still come to enjoy of the maximum energy density.
The small Dynaudio looks not only noble, she sounded like. Tend to Unspectacular and slightly warmer become as competitors of Dali or Piega, the tiny needed a little time every time you switch to, to find their way into the ear canals of the tester.
But in longer-running titles, the jury enjoyed their simple, almost cuddly kind of music-making. With a wealth of blessed, that you normally never would trust to such small boxes, she revealed details of plenty of despite their gentle nature. The relaxation was that relativized ultimately also the happ-for a box of this size pair price, after all, less than 2000 euros with the comparatively cheap to have matching subwoofer (see the article “More fun in the bass”).
Dynaudio contour S R
Technical data and test results
|Installation tip:||close to the wall, listening distance 2 m, normal damped rooms up to 30 m²|
|Operating voltage for 90 dB SPL||5.7 V|
|Impedance minimum stp||3.3 ohms|
|Maximum volume upper value||96 dB|
|Maximum volume lower value (> 45 Hz)||96 dB|
|Lower cut-off frequency (-3dB)||99 Hz|
|Lower cut-off frequency (-6 dB)||82 Hz|
|Short conclusion||Noble, emphasizes graceful compact box for placement near a wall. Sounds at best dynamic, wonderfully relaxed and calm.|
|Sound points (70 points)||46|
|Overall rating (max. 120 points)||well 64|
|Price / performance||well|
|tested in output||2 / 09|