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JBL 800
8 Reviews
rating  4.38 of 5
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Description: Bookshelf Loudspeaker


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Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by marc a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: January 28, 2013

Bottom Line:   
Great speakers when properly installed. At least 20 inches from the back wall and 30 inches from the side walls. You have to put the on 18 inches stand and connect them with good wires at least grade 16. You will be surprise. Of course your amp should be a good one with a minimum of 60 watts per channel.

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   1998



Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by quicksilver715 a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: September 1, 2003

Bottom Line:   
Great speakers. i use them in a 5.1 setup as my main speakers and they shake my bed. base is unbelievable. no problem with tweeters not being good enough. JBL rocks. wouldn't buy any other speakers.

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Used product for:   Less than 1 month

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   1999

Price Paid:    $174.00

Purchased At:   www.half.com



Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Derek a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: October 3, 2000

Bottom Line:   
Paired with a Yamaha RX-360 receiver and Yamaha CDX-560 CD player in a small apartment the sound is very nice, even on FM radio. I'm even thinking about adding the smaller JBL 500 speakers to the system. Certainly for the price I paid ($200.00 Canadian) I am impressed. I did listen in a listening room at the store and they sounded better from across the room, but the sound at home was much better than the store demo.

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Used product for:   Less than 1 month

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   1999

Purchased At:   Future Shop



Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Eric a Casual Listener

Date Reviewed: March 12, 2000

Bottom Line:   
Great addition to my existing system. It sounds much fuller and clean. While watching movies, in surround sound, you feel like you are in the theater. Limp, Kid, and Blink all sound kill on these speakers.

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Used product for:   Less than 1 month

Duration Product Used:   Casual Listener

Product model year:   1999



Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Philip a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: February 21, 2000

Bottom Line:   
They are really good speakers overall. I just started building my system but they still sound great. I really like the bass they have. The only minor flaw is the treble response. i would recommend them to anyone looking for excellent speakers at a low cost.

I also use a Technics receiver SA-EX110, as well as a Technics SL-PD6 CD changer. The speakers work great with both of them.

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Used product for:   Less than 1 month

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   1998




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