Sterling Audio has released the MX series of powered two-way monitors. The models consist of the MX8, MX5 and MX3.
The company says that the series has its proprietary WaveGuidanceVH. It describes it as “advanced, dual-axis WaveGuidanceVH technology [that] gives MX monitors a very wide ‘sweet spot,’ with extraordinarily wide and high dispersion. This provides a clear, articulate, and centered sound, even when listening off-axis both horizontally and vertically.”
The MX8 features an 8-inch multifiber woofer, 1-inch silk dome tweeter and is powered by a 125 W Class A/B amplifier. The MX5 has a 5-inch multifiber woofer and 1-inch tweeter. Power is courtesy of an 80 W Class A/B amp. The smallest of the lot, the MX3 has a 3-inch multifiber woofer and a 3/4-inch tweeter with a 20 W amplifier.
All of the MX series have high-pass and low-pass filters The MX8 and MX5 have XLR, 1/4-inch and RCA inputs. The MX3 has RCA inputs.
Price: MX8 — $249.99 singly; MX5 — $149.99, singly; and MX3 — $99.99 per pair