Airmotiv C2+ is a 3-way Passive Bass reflex Center Channel speaker by Emotiva. Center channel speaker is an important component of a home theater system set-up as it delivers the listener significant part of the on-screen dialogue from your television. It features a 25×32 mm" folded ribbon Tweeter, 2 x 3" Midrange and 2 x 6.5" woven fiber cone Woofer. The speaker has a frequency range of 45 Hz – 28 kHz and a sensitivity of 92 dB. Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ has an MSRP of 499$.
Airmotiv C2+ is a member of Emotiva's Airmotiv series of Passive speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
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Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ has a Frequency response range of 45 Hz – 28 kHz at ±3dB and Power Range of Up to 150 watts. At a minimum frequency of 45 Hz, Airmotiv C2+ will provide an average bass depth so depending on your use case, you may consider supplementing your system with a subwoofer.
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Here we have a comparison of how Airmotiv C2+'s Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
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What is the Crossover frequency of Emotiva Airmotiv C2+?
Airmotiv C2+ is a 3-way speaker and its crossover frequency between the woofer and the midrange set to 350Hz and the Crossover frequency between the midrange and the tweeter is set to 3200Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+'s nominal impedance level is 4 ohms and has a sensitivity of 92 dB.
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Is the Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ an easy to drive speaker?
8 Ohms is pretty much the standard impedance amongst stereo speakers and amplifiers so Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ is not considered a difficult to drive speaker from nominal Impedance perspective.
92dB of Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ is considered a high sensitivity compared to average stereo speaker which makes Airmotiv C2+ an easy to drive from Sensitivity perspective.
Airmotiv C2+ has v type connectors and lets bi-amping/bi-wiring. Bi-wiring can provide improvements in the overall transparency of your loudspeakers by running separate speaker wires to the low & high frequency drivers from a single amplifier. Bi-amping allows the use of separate amplifiers for the high & low frequency drivers of your loudspeaker which may result in greater dynamic range & lower distortion.
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ Speaker Size: Weight and Dimensions
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 8-5/8 x 31-15/16 x 10-1/2inch (220.0 x 812.0 x 267.0mm ). Each speaker weighs 16.40kg / 36.1lbs.
Base Surface Area and Volume
Base surface area of a loudspeaker may become a determining factor when the space in your room or desk is limited.
The base area of Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ is approximately 2168.0cm2 / 336.0inch2.
Here we have a comparison of how Airmotiv C2+'s weight compared with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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Cabinet type and Materials
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ has a Bass reflex
type cabinet and HDF finish.
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ comes with shock absorbing rubber bottom pad
which you can use to secure your loudspeaker on the surface that you are putting on.
It is always recommended to use some kind of feet under all types of speakers. Besides limiting the movement of the speakers, it also compensates for non-flat surfaces and limits the contact surface area of the speaker. Rubber based feet also help isolating the vibrations within certain frequency ranges.
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ is a rear-firing port speaker so you have to make sure you leave enough space between the back of the speaker and wall or bookshelf so that it has room to breathe.
Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ is available in Black.
Airmotiv C2+ comes with magnetic grilles in black color choices. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound pass as clearly as possible.Since the included grille of the Airmotiv C2+ magnetic type, it is very easy to put it on and off.
For more information about how to setup, use and maintain the Emotiva Airmotiv C2+, use the direct link below to download the official manual document:
Download User Manual for Emotiva Airmotiv C2+
Official Product Page
Official manufacturer's product page for the Emotiva Airmotiv C2+ speaker can be found below:
Official Product Page for Emotiva Airmotiv C2+
5 Years of parts warranty and 5 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.