The KEF LS50 sounded best with very, very little toe-in and the speakers were almost parallel with the rear wall. The sub did not dominate or muddy the sound of the KEF's when appropriately set for volume and crossover. The sound from the KEF LS50 wireless is exactly as reviewers state – simply effortless and quite different to the passive variants in that there is a much fuller base. For everyone that wants to take pot shots at me for buying the LS50s and … Audirvana > Schiit Bifrost/Uber > Project Ember(used as tube preamp) > Emotiva XPA200 > HE6 (fuzzor mod, grill mod, foam ring mod) Share This Post post-12771654. Thread starter celtic13; Start date Mar 17, 2020; Tags kef; celtic13 Well-known Member. Andre Marc Member Sponsor. Jul 5, 2013 #103 mep said: I for one am relaxed and sometimes amazed and amused at some people's chutzpah. LS50 wireless vs Q150; LS50 wireless vs KEF Blade 2; and I will get KEF blade 2, jk lol. The sound is clean (not boomy) and warm. I can take it and I won't run crying to the mods that you are hurting my feelings-trust me. I’d go so far as to say that for most music I’d prefer the more detailed based over the punchy base of the Devialet’s for my tastes. ... On a separate note, has anyone done any mods to their LS50 ? Toggle signature. Aug 5, 2016 at 5:31 PM. Kef LS50 . Mundorf Supreme silver+oil capacitor on the tweeter and foil inductor (2nd order LR crossover) Tags: bookshelf; kef; ls50; speakers; Page 2 of 2 Prev 1 2. rlow A happy woofer Friend. It was great to hear the difference with recordings where the bass extends below the 50Hz … does the KEF LS50 do well for nearfield listening ? Reviewer for PFO. To be honest I prefer the sound of Q150/Q350 over both LS50's. Plugging the foam in had the tendency to constrict the sound; without the foam the sound was liberated. Discussion in 'Speakers' started by rlow, Sep 22, 2020. A worthy speaker, and a great candidate for the following upgrades: New speaker wire (99.999% silver on the tweeter) A new crossover design for both the tweeter and woofer. Mar 14, 2012 3,970 2 0 San Diego Post #253 of 263 styler … New KEF LS50 Meta. Try to listen to them really loud, I was so disappointed in LS50, they have this congested mids when it gets loud. I auditioned a REL T5 sub-bass (as they call it) for over 2 hours yesterday with the KEF LS50's and the same integrated stereo amplifier that I have. Joined: Jul 18, 2017 Likes Received: 5,149 Dislikes Received: 5 Trophy Points: 113 Location: Canada. Mar 17, 2020 #1 I am in the process of contemplating a major upgrade to the old home cinema, new projector, screen and speakers - I might change the amp at a push, depending on funds. Iv'e made some simple/sensible adjustments inside the cabinet. At the rear is an oval-shaped port and the speakers come with pieces of foam. They sounded best without any foam. Kef LS50's still relevant?