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Differences in Unity Audio "The Rock" Nearfield Line, Hi FI, MKII, etc. Studio Monitors
Old 16th June 2013
  #1
Differences in Unity Audio "The Rock" Nearfield Line, Hi FI, MKII, etc.

Hey gang,

Just wondering what the real spec / sonic differences are between these two...also does Unity have a passive monitor that can run off of an amp? The website is alright, but a little counter-intuitive for me when it comes to comparing the two models.
Old 21st September 2015
  #2
Gear Nut
I know this is an old thread, but I would like to know the answer too.

What's the difference between The Rock MKII "Hifi" and The Rock MKII "Professional"?

PS: The black piano gloss finish on the hifi version looks stunning, way nicer than the Pro version :D
Old 22nd September 2015
  #3
Gear Nut
Well, I asked this question to Unity Audio via Facebook chat, and they answered this:

"Hi There, thank you for your enquiry, the differences between the pro version and the hi-fi version are as follows.

Different cabinet
Higher grade cryogenically treated internal wiring
Higher grade critical audiophile components
Higher tolerance pair matching
Slight re-voicing to make more musical

You can find a review here: Unity Audio The Rock Hifi | The Ear "

Also, I did this question too: Are they equally accurate for mixing?
And they gently answered saying this:

"Hi, Yes absolutely, in fact some might say they have the edge over a pro rock, we have many people us both. Hope that helps"

They seem like a serious company, and very gentle and polite answering that 2 questions, it's a small detail, but that details are gold
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