MartinLogan Motion 15i vs. Edifier R1700BT

MartinLogan Motion 15i Bookshelf Speaker vs. Edifier R1700BT Bluetooth Bookshelf Speakers
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MartinLogan Motion 15i Bookshelf Speaker

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Dimensions (H × W × D)

11.40” × 6.80” × 9.50”
290 mm × 173 mm × 241 mm

A midsized rear-ported bookshelf, featuring a 5.25” low-frequency transducer and a folded motion high frequency transducer, which MartinLogan claims replicates much of the performance of their high-end elecrostatic speakers. May need to be paired with a subwoofer if sub-60Hz bass is a priority.

Edifier R1700BT Bluetooth Bookshelf Speakers

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Dimensions (H × W × D)

9.75” × 6.00” × 8.00”
248 mm × 152 mm × 203 mm

Excellent for desktop use with a highly-rated sound, these Edifiers have a built-in 10 degree angle to point the sound up to your listening position. Includes Bluetooth pairing, remote, and built-in Digital Signal Processing and Dynamic Range Control.

Comparisons

  • The front face of the MartinLogan Motion 15i is approximately 32.51% larger than that of the Edifier R1700BT.
  • The depth of the MartinLogan Motion 15i is approximately 18.75% deeper than that of the Edifier R1700BT.
  • The spatial volume of the MartinLogan Motion 15i is approximately 57.36% greater than that of the Edifier R1700BT.

Please Note: the above comparisons are based on the dimensions of a bounding rectangle that would fit the front face of a speaker, or in the case of volume, the comparisons are based on a box that would fit the entire speaker. The measurements will not factor in individual differences such as curves or other variations in the speaker shape. Do not use these measurements as an estimate of the internal speaker volume.

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