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  1. Amp/avr for Kef Q100's

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    new to the thread.I currently bought (3) Kef Q100's for LCR duties and can't be more pleased,very detailed,precise,slightly warm with a huge sound stage.I have them hooked up to an older Yamaha RX V571 which does a decent job,but knowing how the upgrade bug works I know I will need a more...
  2. KEF model Identification

    Home Audio Speakers
    I am thinking of trading a friend of mine my old PB13 Ultra for a pair of KEF floorstanding speakers. They are about 15 years old, and I remember when we looked them up to try to find a matching center channel about 4 or 5 years back, the center was around $5000. From what I understand, KEF...
  3. jtr slanted 8s vs kef ci200rr-thx

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    hi i have just bought the roger sound labs cg24s 5.2 package and two additional cg4s to make it 7.2 connected to a denon x6200w amp the main front and centre speaker are connected to a emotiva xpa3 amp using blue jeans cables and a panasonic ub900 4k player my question is i know that the roger...
  4. Recommended Amp for driving a pair KEF R900

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    hello again everyone, what amp would you wisely recommend for this setup? -Stereo 2.0 with two KEF R900. Mostly for music listening (all genres) -They are hooked meanwhile to an Onkyo TX-NR709. But I can use it as a pre-amp, this one have pre-out for 7ch. - listening distance 12-15ft. Big...
  5. KEF LS50 or Subwoofer upgrade?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    How's it going gentlemen? Hope all of you get to spend time with your families for the holiday. Debating whether to get the KEF LS50, or to get a better subwoofer. Considering the JL Audio E110 & E112, SVS PB13, Power Sound XV15 (just recently learned about the XV15. Appears to be the best...
  6. Where can I purchase Tweeters for KEF Q900

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hello Everybody, A friend of mine has four - KEF Q900 tower Speakers, He got them connected through an emotiva amplifier XPA-5 (200wpc) and he says he might blown away the tweeters on his last listening because he's not listening any highs on the music. I'm sure that's what happened because he...
  7. REW readings with KEF speakers

    REW Forum
    Had Dan over my house to run REW on my system. But we got these strange readings with my KEF Q900 fronts. So why is it taking a nose dive around 2k but my NHT rear looks flat thanks. :help:
  8. Need to decide :: KEF or Focal ??

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi guys ... Well I'm back with another speaker thread :) This is it guys, I need to finalize between 2 sets of Speaker setups (No other brand suggestions please - it will just confuse me more) .. I've finalized between two 7-speaker sets, but can't decide between them: Set 1 (KEF): Front: 2x...
  9. KEF Q100 vs A2rx

    Home Audio Speakers
    Got a friend looking for new front and center speakers. Told him about KEF Q100 and Q200C or 3 A2rx speakers. Mostly for HT 70% and 30% music. His room size is 15x17 family room and opens to kitchen into living room. He does have a subwoofer and rear speakers already. Will these speakers be to...
  10. New Multifunction Room Home Theatre

    Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)
    UPDATE: SEE HERE (Post #35) Hello, I just joined this forum but have been browsing for several months, now. We just moved into a new house and I have recently 'completed' our home theatre. The reasoning behind my choices needs some background: Family: 3 Adults (My wife, my mother-in-law and...
  11. A/V Receiver suggestions for KEF Q900/Q600/Q300, etc .. ?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hi all .. I need A/V Receiver suggestions for use in my HT room ... I'll most probably be using the following KEF speakers for a 7 channel configuration: 2x Q900, Q600c, 2x Q300, 2x Q800DS .. I got dual PSA XV15 for subs .. And my room is about 18 feet x 22 feet .. My main use for this room...
  12. Center, Side & Surround Speakers to go with KEF Q900 ?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I tested out the KED Q900 speakers today, and I liked them a lot ... But I'm wondering what are the ideal center, side and surround speakers to go with 2x KEF Q900 ? ........... Q600 ? Q800 ? Q300 ? Q100 ? etc .. I'm targeting a 7.2 configuration .. I've already ordered dual PSA XV15...
  13. Help me choose between Polk Audio, KEF & Focal ...

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hi guys ... So I need to finalize speakers for my HT room ASAP, and in the past two 2 days I've gone to two different audio showrooms (the only main ones available in my locality), and have extensively demoed movie & music audio for some top range Polk Audio, KEF and Focal speakers .. Here are...
  14. Kef e305

    Home Audio Speakers
    I'm awaiting announcement of the winner for a photo competition I entered on KEF's Facebook page. My photo had the most votes on the page, so I assume I've won. Should be announced tomorrow though I'm a bit confused by "the winner will be announced after 4 November 2013." Maybe it will be on the...
  15. Aperion Audio Verus Grand Tower vs kef q900

    Home Audio Speakers
    I'm buying a new pair of surround speakers. I have Q900 upfront that have preformed well but the reviews on the Aperion Audio Verus Grand Tower is making me take a second look for these. Has anyone heard them side by side? Use will be mostly music but good movie sound would be a plus.
  16. KEF

    Home Audio Speakers
    I just ordered KEF set of speakers ( Q900, Q800, Q600 ). A friend recommended this to me. Can someone give a comment about these speakers? I consider this a major purchase in terms of price and being new to home entertainment equipment. What would be a good sub woofer to match this set up? I...
  17. paradigm studio 100v5 vs kef r700 vs goldenear triton 2 help

    Home Audio Speakers
    hello people, So I finally got the funds to buy a good stereo setup. It’s all part of a bigger plan to build a 5.1 or maybe even a 7.1 system .so it’s very important i get the foundation right.I have a cool 2 lakhs budget for the speakers and maybe 70 grand more for the A/V receiver .i...
  18. Kef HTS3001SE Testing and Raw Driver Data

    Home Audio Speakers
    Just thought some of you guys might like to see the data I've gathered on the HTS3001SE speaker. I ordered a set of these to test the raw driver itself but went ahead and tested the speaker tonight. Below is the link. Also check the opening paragraph for the link on the raw driver data...
  19. Custom Replacement Amplifier for KEF PSW4000 subwoofer

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Hi, I own two Kef PSW4000 subwoofers (12" woofer, 500W amp, bass reflex, amp cutout dimensions are: 16.5" w x 10") and with one of them I have been having a lot of problems. There's an intermittent hum that either doesn't show up for days or sometimes it happens within minutes. The sub has been...
  20. Kef Owners Thread

    Home Audio Speakers
    I think Kef makes incredible speakers for both music and home theater so we should have a thread here.