In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Borea BR09 and Borea BR08, two Floor-standing speakers by Triangle.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Triangle Borea BR09 and Triangle Borea BR08 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Triangle Borea BR09 and Triangle Borea BR08 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Borea BR09 and Borea BR08 are 3-way speakers. Borea BR09 features a 1" Tweeter , a 6" Midrange and 3 x 6" Woofer . On the other hand, Borea BR08 features a 1" Tweeter , a 6" Midrange and 2 x 6" Woofer .
Borea BR09 has a frequency range of 35 - 22 Hz whereas Borea BR08 has a frequency range of 40 - 22 Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Borea BR09 and Borea BR08 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. Borea BR09 sensitivity is rated at 92.5 dB and Borea BR08's is at 92 dB. This 1 dB difference makes Triangle Borea BR09 a more sensitive speaker compared to Triangle Borea BR08, hence will play louder with the same amount of watts.
Borea BR09 has a power range of up to 170 watts RMS whereas Borea BR08 has a power range of up to 150 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Borea BR09 features Posts type posts and Borea BR08 has a Posts type posts. None of these speakers feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both Borea BR09 and Borea BR08 have a front firing ports.
Size of a speaker can sometimes become an important decision factor due to space constraints or in some cases purely for esthetic reasons. In this section, We are going to compare Triangle Borea BR09's and Triangle Borea BR08's external dimensions. Triangle Borea BR09 has external dimensions of 1095.0mm x 206.0mm x 314.0mm ( 43.1inch x 8.1inch x 12.3inch ) whereas Triangle Borea BR08 has external dimensions of 1020.0mm x 206.0mm x 314.0mm ( 40.1inch x 8.1inch x 12.3inch ) .
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Triangle Borea BR09 and Triangle Borea BR08.