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Possible monitor setup in my bedroom
Old 4 weeks ago
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Possible monitor setup in my bedroom

Hi people,

After producing on headphones for two years I'd really like to upgrade to studio monitors. But I can't figure out how I could place my gear in my room which is not symmetrical at all. I have read that buying monitors for a room which hasn't the right accoustics does not pay out. What would you suggest to do?

My room is about 4 x 6 meters with a angled roof. I added two pictures below.

Kind regards,

Bas
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Old 4 weeks ago
  #2
I would use the same way you're set up right now to be honest.

Try to find a spot that will allow you to place treatment symmetrically, and try to sit in the middle of the room. Do you have an omni microphone?
Old 4 weeks ago
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Hi Johan,

I've tried this setup with Yamaha HS5's. I had the feeling that they lacked quite a lot of bass and I thought this was because they where not placed against any wall. I had them placed on the corners of my desk. That's why I thought I needed another setup than I have now. But if I place the monitors closer to the wall, how will that angled wall affect the sound? Will it help?

And no unfortunately I don't have an omni microphone.
Old 4 weeks ago
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Originally Posted by Bassie14 View Post
And no unfortunately I don't have an omni microphone.
Then get one and start measuring.

Last edited by johannburkard; 4 weeks ago at 01:01 PM.. Reason: Tpyo
Old 4 weeks ago
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I will thanks
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