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subwoofer purchase

Wharfedale Diamond 11 Series

krishnamurthy

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Scenario:

FS has a on-axis frequency response of 30Hz-23khz and a LF cutoff of 28Hz.

Can i forego a subwoofer purchase if i do not have to worry about bass at even lower frequencies upto 20 Hz (human hearing limit)?
 

rayvonnee

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If its for movies, sub is essential and you would require to have a very good budget for subwoofer to hit 20hz or so. For music i would not really want to have a subwoofer as i feel it emphasises bass which i don't like much. 30hz for fs is good enough for your music purposes and would not recommend a sub if all you need is stereo
 
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