JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single)

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Ideal for music recording and broadcast monitoring, the compact JBL LSR305 provides an accurate, neutral response with imaging and detail expected from monitors costing much more

JBL’s L Series sets a new bar for studio control monitors and offers accurate, efficient and natural response with high detail and imaging usually associated with monitors costing hundreds more, thanks in no small part to JBL’s patent-pending Image Control Waveguide technology that’s borrowed directly from its flagship M2 Master Reference Monitor.

At the heart of the LSR305 is JBL’s Image Control Waveguide that accurately governs the audio on both the horizontal and vertical planes to make sure the end result is a true and neutral audio depiction of the program material. To achieve this end, the LSR305 employs a 1” silk-dome, damped woven composite Neodymium tweeter coupled with a 5 inch, long throw woofer that have been engineered from the get-go to reproduce all the dynamics and nuances of your mix. As an added bonus, not only will it deliver deep, impressive bass, but also smooth high frequency response, even well beyond the range of human hearing!

Another patented JBL technology to find its way into the LSR 305 is its Slip Stream low frequency port design that works in conjunction with the woofer to produce deep bass response regardless of where the playback level may be set. The double-flared shape of the port is precisely engineered for greater low-frequency extension and reduced turbulence.

Driving the whole enchilada is JBL’s high-efficient 80 Watt Class-D bi-amplified power plant (40w HF + 40w LF) that is more than capable of delivering the correct output and dynamic level needed to create big sounding, yet highly accurate mixes in any production environment.

And leaving no stone unturned, JBL is acutely aware that every room acoustic signature is different and has developed a system to compensate for the myriad of room configurations and types with its integrated Low Frequency and High Frequency Trim switches. These both offer excellent control over the 3 Series sound in “your” room and you can use these to fine-tune the amount of bass and treble content you hear in order to adjust for room acoustics, program material and your personal taste.

Professional Balanced Inputs
Balanced XLR and 6 mm TRS inputs give you the options you need to connect your 3 Series to any signal source while maintaining professional signal quality.

Selectable Input Sensitivity
The -10 dB/+4 dB sensitivity switch ensures compatibility with a broad range of signal sources, allowing you to connect the 3 Series to high output professional gear without any danger of input overload.

JBL Professional Reliability
Prior to becoming a production-ready design, each 3 Series model is subjected to JBL’s tough 100 hour power test, in which the speaker is required to play continually at full output for 100 hours without failure. This demanding test ensures your 3 Series speakers will deliver years of reliable performance.

JBL LSR Design
Your Music Needs a Point of Reference - While most manufacturers take only a single on axis measurement of the speaker’s performance, this doesn’t tell how it will sound in your room. JBL’s LSR Linear Spatial Reference design criteria requires seventy-two measurements yielding more than 1,200 times more data, enabling JBL to engineer a speaker that “sounds right” in any working space. With LSR design, 3 Series Studio Monitors deliver superior accuracy regardless of the size and shape of your room, so your mixes “hit their mark” when heard on any playback system.

Features:
  • Magnetically-Shielded Bi-amplified Studio Monitor
  • 5” Low Frequency Transducer
  • 1” Soft-Dome High Frequency Transducer
  • Image Control Wave Guide
  • Class-D 41 Watt RMS Amplifier for LF, and 41 Watt RMS Amplifier for HF
  • Balanced XLR and ¼” TRS Inputs
  • Dented Level Control, HF and LF Trim Controls


Get your JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

    One Monitor
    Power Cord
Series .
Model LSR308
Weight 10.12 lbs
Dimensions 11.75 in x 9.37 in x 9.88 in

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5.0

High End Quality in an Affordable Box

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from King of Prussia PA

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        Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

        The JBL LSR305 is a fantastic sounding studio monitor for the price. It's perfect for novice recording musicians, or professionals looking for a decent reference monitor. JBL has managed to pack some of their higher end components into this very affordable package, and the results are stellar. This is a real hands on product review from Ryan@ Sam Ash King of Prussia.

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        5.0

        Great compact monitor

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        from Edison, NJ

        Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

        JBL monitors are one of the best in the business for the price you pay. Great sound and very flat which is perfect for studios since you want the sound to be evened out so you can adjust accordingly. Great buy

        This is a hands-on product review by Tamir @ Sam Ash Edison

         
        5.0

        BOOM THERE GOES THE BASS

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        from Cincinnati,OH

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          • Home Studio

          Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

          Another great compact jbl speaker. I really liked all the low bass these can push. They also have a wide spectrum of clear highs perfect for accurate mixing. the size is nice for small spaces. I am a staff reviewer at Sam Ash Music.

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          5.0

          Very awesome monitor

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          from Queens, NY

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                Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

                The JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor is a very awesome powered monitor! These are great and give you a real sound, not a fake amped up bassy sound. What you hear is what you will be hearing everywhere else. Very easy to set up. If you need more sound, upgrade to the 8"!

                This is a real hands on product review from Scott @ Sam Ash Queens

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                4.0

                Sweet Speaker

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                from KOP

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                Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

                Easy to use. Easy to setup. Great sound and functionality. Lots of fun.
                I am a Sam Ash reviewer from KOP.

                 
                5.0

                Simple and true

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                from Chicago, Il

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                Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

                It's pretty simple, Priced low, build well, looks and sounds great. It there anything else. I can't imagine needing anything larger then this.
                Highly recommended!!
                This is a real hands on product review from Warren @ Sam Ash Buffalo Grove

                 
                4.0

                Lots of Bang for Less Buck

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                from Indianapolis, IN

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                • Accurate
                • Great Value
                • Sleek

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                  • Home Studio

                  Comments about JBL LSR305 Two-Way Powered 5" Studio Monitor (Single):

                  This product is great for Home Studio applications. Wonderful sound for an accurate representation of your mix. Great for all types of individuals looking to build their home studios. JBL has a wonderful reputation for studio monitors and these are yet another example. This is a real hands on review by Ian @ Sam Ash, Indianapolis

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                  The JBLWarranty on professional loudspeaker products (except for enclosures) remains in effect for five years from the date of the first consumer purchase. JBL amplifiers are warranted for three years from the date of the original purchase. Enclosures and all other JBL products are warranted for two years from the date of the original purchase.

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