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Solo6 Be

Focal Solo6 Be
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The Solo6 Be monitor will surprise you in the very first minutes you spend with it, partly due to its size/extended bass response (40Hz at -3dB). The 6.5" “W” composite sandwich mid-woofer combines neutrality in the midrange, fullness in the midbass register and bass control.

Its compactness and the choice of a large front laminar port guarantee easy integration in studios that need a near field monitor without any acoustic compromise. The user settings on the back of the Solo6 Be, combined with its compactness, make it easy to carry and to adjust according to the acoustics of each studio.


Monitor upgrade (Genelec 1030A) not a big upgrade compared to the Genelecs. Round 2) Next in line: the Genelec 1030’s vs Focal Solo6 BE I expected a lot from the Focals, but I have to say I was slightly disappointed. Compared to the 1030’s they were pretty colored with loads of low-mids. They had a bit more low end than...

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Focal Shape 65 vs Shape Twin vs Solo6 BE

...splurge of money is quite worth it, however add a little more extra and I got myself a pair of Solo6 BE is the step-up in price worth it? I had the Focal Utopia headphone for a while and I know how awesome beryllium based stuff is, but it also seems quite old (silent revisions...

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What monitors to try if A7Xs aren’t working for me?

I find the A7x bass difficult to figure out. I went with Solo 6 Be instead.

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