Subtle details can be heard, even in a dense mix. What you’ll hear is Increased HF detail, and you'll experience greater depth and ambience in recordings. With in-dept h analysis & monitoring, I gathered the potential information to know is it worth to pay more for expensive Yamaha HS5 or JBL LSR305 is a better option for you. I have a pair of JBL LSR305's, both running to a splitter to 1 3.5mm jack which connects to my PC. Using a studio monitor for music listening is perfectly fine. I'm not quite sure which Audio Interface I will get yet though, I'm open for offers as well. JBL 305P MkII is ready for the most demanding production styles right out of the box. First setup out of college! The purpose of the JBL 305P update is to produce better quality sound and look better. The ability to focus on the finer details of your mix leads to a more consistent end product. 1 2 > Similar Threads. KRK Rokit 5 or JBL LSR305 I'm going to buy my new monitors, and I can't decide between the KRK Rokit 5 G3's and the JBL LSR305's. JBL Professional Reliability Prior to becoming a production-ready design, each LSR305 model is subjected to JBL's tough 100 hour power test, in which the speaker is required to play continually at full output for 100 hours without failure. Yes, I would go with the 305s. This demanding test ensures your 3 Series speakers will deliver years of reliable performance. So i have a 2.1 setup now with 2 jbl 305 and the jbl 310s subwoofer. I can get both for the same price (165€ in Germany) and would hook them up with balanced TRS cables on my PC and mount them on the wall. The Image Control Waveguide, as they call it is the concept borrowed from a larger set of monitors, the M2 mastering monitors. Not to mention the 5+ has a one-touch mute on the volume control and a remote control included. JBL Series 3 LSR305 4.0 My vote goes to the T1 for music listening, LSR305 for mixing/mastering. Many audiophiles use these in home hi-fi and home theater applications, however, because they are usually tuned for a balanced sound, and they offers a chance to “hear what the engineer heard” — possibly, with what the musician intended. Looks like i'll have to wait for the T1 to go on sale on amazon or something. Our primary goal is insightful discussion of … Premium speakers from JBL such as wireless bluetooth speakers, Android & iOS headphones, soundbars, subwoofers, home theater systems, computer speakers, & iPod/iPhone docks. I'm mainly watching YouTube/Twitch with and listen to music, so nothing fancy really. I also have the creative soundblaster ZXR installed on my computer. I produce mainstream EDM, like progressive house, electro house, future house, and a bit of bass and tropical house too. The sound quality was much better on JBL monitors. JBL Professional Reliability - Prior to becoming a production-ready design, each 3 Series model is subjected to JBL’s tough 100 hour power test, in which the speaker is required to play continually at full output for 100 hours without failure. I definitely wanted to buy the T1s but $1000 seems a bit too much and the 305s seems like it isn't suited for pc use being studio monitors and all. Thread / Thread Starter Replies / Views Last Post; JBL LSR305 vs Adam F5? The JBL LSR305's are currently the cheapest naturally good sounding speakers you can buy. So, it's JBL LSR305 and KRK Rokit 5 G3. An Expansive Soundstage - Wide stereo panorama and a rock-solid phantom-center image. The sound is quite dynamic with surprising tuneful bass. All told, the JBL Series 3 LSR305 is an excellent option for both home and pro studios in a category where it's easy to spend twice as much money or more. I think I'm making progress, Feeling the holiday spirit with some Fitzgerald and Armstrong on the platter :). Problems are two fold: there is a tweeter hiss that you can hear in near-field applications. JBL’s Image Control Waveguide is designed for listeners to hear greater depth. I wouldn't recommend any Klipsch speakers. JBL LSR305 Features. zakufan. Yamaha HS7 vs JBL LSR305 post by DrAudioBot. JBL's LSR305 boast a lot of fancy tech, especially for a set of monitors under $300. Not the best lighting but we got the small Christmas tree up. Overall, the JBL LSR305 pair beats the Dynaudio Audience 42s convincingly on rock, disco, electronica, dance, and pop. They are VERY energy efficient when sitting idle so i keep them conveniently 'On' all-the-time. Class-D amplifiers deliver the power evenly between the woofers and tweeters – 112W for the LSR308 and 82W for the LSR305. No contest at all. It’s situated directly above the woofer. 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