The sound of the KEF Q 700 (1400 euro the couple) was noble and acts more agile as at the Q 500. It is the all-round harmonious golden mean of Q-series.
- Speaker KEF Q 700
- Data sheet
The space provided for this purpose had to be enlarged to accommodate the growing tweeters as before in the Centre of the low-midrange driver. The inevitably greater voice coils back up also the woofers a higher Load capacity. Very much detail work inside the new membranes and the corresponding suspensions, also because the oscillation systems mutually influence when a coax in the manner of a uni-Q.
The 700 is the Golden middle for moderate level expectations. On the other hand: The more powerful Q 900 costs 200 euro in pairs just more… Connoisseurs will not long hesitate with plenty of room for wall-distant speaker positioning, the even greater neutrality and authenticity is far too tempting.
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KEF Q 700
Technical data and test results
|Installation tip:||free-standing, \r\nHörabstand 1.5 metres, normal\r\nbedämpfte rooms up to 40 m²|
|Operating voltage for 90 dB SPL||3.7 V|
|Impedance minimum stp||3.2 ohm|
|Maximum volume upper value||99 dB|
|Maximum volume lower value (> 45 Hz)||99 dB|
|Lower cut-off frequency (-3dB)||35 Hz|
|Lower cut-off frequency (-6 dB)||31 HZ|
|Short conclusion||Here the larger uni-Q\r\nverbaut – is it up on the Impedanz\r\ngleicht in the Q 300. Der\r\nKlang was noble and majority support, \r\ner is 500 zupackender\r\nals at the Q. The rundum\r\nstimmige Q 700 is the goldene\r\nMitte of the series.|
|Sound points (70 points)||54|
|Overall rating (max. 120 points)||good – very good 72|
|Price / performance||outstanding|
|tested in output||1 / 11|