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The Focal Shape 40 is an Active Nearfield Monitor with a Designed without a rear bass port - allows placing directly in front of a wall, 4" Double-passive...

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Name Quested V2104PSI Audio A23-M Studio BlackPSI Audio A214-M Studio RedPSI Audio A25-M Studio RedRCF Mytho 8PSI Audio A21-M Studio BlackGenelec 8331 WHGenelec 8330 AWMAvantone CLA-10APSI Audio A23-M Studio Red
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Description Active Two-Way Studio Monitor3-Way Active MonitorActive Two-Way Center MonitorActive 3-Way MonitorActive 2-Way DSP Studio MonitorActive 2-Way MonitorActive 3-Way Studio Monitor2-Way Active Studio MonitorActive Nearfield Monitors3-Way Active Monitor
Frequency response100 Hz - 19 kHz +/- 2 dB, 88 Hz -6 dB34 Hz - 23 kHz (-6 dB)-------34 Hz - 23 kHz (-6 dB)
Dimensions (W x H x D)132 x 262 x 160 mm-166 x 446 x 200 mm----189 x 299 x 178 mm381.5 x 215 x 197.5 mm-
Weight3.5 kg20.2 kg9.8 kg26.9 kg16.1 kg12.8 kg6.7 kg5.5 kg8.2 kg (per monitor)20.2 kg
Speaker size1x 4"-2x 6"1x 10", 1x 5,5", 1x 1"1x 8"1x 9"2x 5,5"1x 5"1x 7", 1x 1"-
Amplifier power per unit (RMS)140 W250 W160 W300 W300 W170 W144 W50 W200 W250 W
Magnetic Shielding
Analogue XLR Input
Analogue Input (Jack)
Analogue Input (Mini Jack)
Analogue Input (RCA)
Digital input
Manual frequency correction
Speaker-1 x 170 mm / 1 x 56 mm / 1 x 25 mm2x Ø 147 mm / 1x Ø 25 mm--1x 210 mm / 1x 25 mm---1 x 170 mm / 1 x 56 mm / 1 x 25 mm
Power-140 + 70 + 50 W RMS120 + 40 W RMS170 + 80 + 50 W RMS200 W+ 100 W120 + 50 W RMS---140 + 70 + 50 W RMS
Tolerance-+/-1.5 dB (39 Hz - 20 kHz)+/- 2 dB (60 - 20,000 Hz)+/- 1.5 dB (38 Hz - 20 kHz)-+/- 2 dB (44 - 20,000 Hz)---+/-1.5 dB (39 Hz - 20 kHz)
Phase tolerance-+/-45° (220 Hz - 20 kHz)+/- 45 ° (270 - 20,000 Hz)--+/- 45 ° (190 - 20,000 Hz)---+/-45° (220 Hz - 20 kHz)
Max SPL (sound pressure level)-1m - 109 dB-------1m - 109 dB
Dimensions-280 x 500 x 340 mm-320 x 590 x 380 mm430 x 310 x 300 mm250 x 400 x 300 mm---280 x 500 x 340 mm
Frequency range--53 - 23,000 Hz (-6 dB)(32 - 23,000 Hz) +/-6 dB35 - 20,000 Hz38 - 23,000 Hz (-6 dB)45 - 37000 Hz (-6 dB)45 Hz - 23 kHz (- 6dB), 58 Hz - 20 kHz (± 1.5 dB)60 - 20,000 Hz-
Connections----USB port and XLR/jack combo input--XLR input, 2x RJ45, 2x XLR AES/EBU input and outputXLR / 6.3 mm jack combo balanced, unbalanced RCA-
Colour-----BlackWhiteWhite--
Maximum level------110 dB (1 m)110 dB (peak per pair with music material at 1 m distance)--

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Focal Professional Shape 40 RCA Studio Monitors Wall Mount - Dark Walnut
  • Shape 40 is the most compact studio monitor in the Focal Professional line and the perfect solution for nearfield monitoring. These monitors can be used from 23" away (60cm), and they have astonishingly extended low-end frequency response.
  • Item location: Dover, US
Focal Shape 40 Active Studio Monitor
  • Custom designed drivers, handmade in FranceShape has been designed with high definition, neutral midranges, wide/precise stereo imaging and acoustic transparency in mind.Right off the bat you’ll notice Focal’s newly designed MDF cabinets featuring custom Walnut-Effect veneer.
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Focal Shape 40 (Single)
  • Shape 40 is the most compact studio monitor in the Focal Professional line, and the perfect solution for nearfield monitoring. These monitors can be used from 23″ away (60cm), and they have astonishingly extended low end frequency response.
  • Item location: PRESTON, GB
(B-Stock) Focal - 'Shape 40' Monitor Speaker (Single), 4
  • Finally, the new tweeter is what’s at the source of the very high definition. It efficiently reveals any hissing, and it’s also very precise in the very high end. These professional tools combine a compact design, extended response in the low end and exclusive technologies to ensure transparent sound.
  • Item location: BOLTON, GB
Focal Shape 40 (Pair)
  • Shape 40 is the most compact studio monitor in the Focal Professional line, and the perfect solution for nearfield monitoring. These monitors can be used from 23″ away (60cm), and they have astonishingly extended low end frequency response.
  • Item location: PRESTON, GB
Focal Shape 40 (Pair) With Isolation Pads & Cables
  • Finally, the new tweeter is what’s at the source of the very high definition. It efficiently reveals any hissing, and it’s also very precise in the very high end. 2 x Chord Balanced 6.3mm TRS JACK to XLR (M) - 3m Audio Cable.
  • Item location: PRESTON, GB
Focal Shape 40 (Pair) With Stands & Cables
  • 2 x Chord Balanced 6.3mm TRS JACK to XLR (M) - 3m Audio Cable. 2 x Focal Shape 40 (Single). Focal Shape 40 (Single) is a 4" Active Studio Monitor that features that features a double passive radiator.
  • Item location: PRESTON, GB
Focal Shape 40 Studio Reference (Single) MONITOR - NEW - PERFECT CIRCUIT
  • Focal leads the way in affordable nearfield monitors by combining breakthrough designs with technologies they first developed for high-end models such as their successful SM series. This Shape 40 is the 4' model in the Shape series, which brings top-quality Focal reference monitoring to your studio, editing suite, songwriting workstation, or any other application where your space may be limited but your need for accurate monitoring isn't.
  • Item location: , US
Focal Shape 40 Studio Reference Monitors (Pair) MONITOR NEW - PERFECT CIRCUIT
  • Focal leads the way in affordable nearfield monitors by combining breakthrough designs with technologies they first developed for high-end models such as their successful SM series. This Shape 40 is the 4' model in the Shape series, which brings top-quality Focal reference monitoring to your studio, editing suite, songwriting workstation, or any other application where your space may be limited but your need for accurate monitoring isn't.
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  • I dont think it has ever been used. Flash has a little bit of rust it.
  • Item location: Bloomfield, US
2 Rockville Adjustable Studio Monitor Speaker Stands For Focal Shape 40 Monitors
  • Products go through months of extensive testing before they reach your hands. All user functions are tested and all internal components are tested for quality.Rockville makes products that are virtually un-breakable!
  • Item location: Inwood, US
Focal Professional Shape 40 RCA Studio Monitors Wall Mount - Dark Walnut
  • Shape 40 is the most compact studio monitor in the Focal Professional line and the perfect solution for nearfield monitoring. These monitors can be used from 23" away (60cm), and they have astonishingly extended low-end frequency response.
  • Item location: Dover, US

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Description

The Focal Shape 40 is an Active Nearfield Monitor with a Designed without a rear bass port - allows placing directly in front of a wall, 4" Double-passive membrane, Power switch, Automatic standby function & Thread for ceiling and wall brackets (mounting accessories not included). The retail price is 289.49 £. Buy Focal Shape 40 at Thomann UK.

Specifications

Power50 W Class AB
Woofer4" Flax Cone
Tweeter1" Aluminium-Magnesium
Frequency range (+/- 3 dB)60 - 35,000 Hz
Max SPL peak @ 1 m (musical signal)102 dB
Input impedance10 kOhm
SettingsHigh pass filter, bass, middle, high
ConnectionsXLR and RCA
Dimensions (W x D x H)161 x 200 x 257 mm
Weight5 kg
Housing12 mm MDF - Vinyl, walnut, black
Speaker size1x 4", 1x 1"
Amplifier power per unit (RMS)50 W
Magnetic ShieldingNo
Analogue XLR InputYes
Analogue Input (Jack)No
Analogue Input (Mini Jack)No
Analogue Input (RCA)Yes
Digital inputNo
Manual frequency correctionYes

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