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brad6285
01-02-2011, 04:11 PM
i need to made a decesion asap cant get bothl65s are 700.00 and the l110 are 300.00 will be running them with a yammie mx-1000 or a-1020 any suggestions. thnax brad

SMKSoundPro
01-02-2011, 04:32 PM
L110's are on and humping and bumping 6 days/wk, 10 hrs/day for the past three years. All different music sources, p/c and tv audio, too. Rarely have I heard one pair of speakers that I have enjoyed more. Granted, I have not heard ALL of the speakers made, and I know there are some outstanding models available, but in the end between these two choices, for me actually listening to them, I prefer the L110.

Now if you are buying them to strip and flip...

Scotty.

super440
01-02-2011, 05:39 PM
I own a pair of each,there both good speakers. But for the money,I'd go for the L110's.

Cheers
Dave

Audiobeer
01-02-2011, 06:59 PM
I like the L65's when up to spec. I've owned them both. So as you can see it's best to let "Your" ears decide. I don't think there's a hands down winner here.

brad347
01-02-2011, 07:03 PM
I own L-65s.

Therefore, it is with some qualification that I can heartily recommend that you get the L110s. :)

L-65 is a pleasant speaker. But considering the level of components, it's my opinion that the system underperforms expectations a bit. I do enjoy mine for bedroom listening, and the design is, to my aesthetic sense, rather attractive--they make nice end tables.

L-110s are often considered an "overperformer."

IIRC, L110s can usually be had for quite a bit less money. If I wanted a pair for listening and nothing else (i.e., not as end tables, not for parting out to make money, not to modify as a 'project'), I'd go that route.

Both systems are enjoyable. Good luck!

Rolf
01-03-2011, 01:21 PM
Keep the L65. You never get them back, and it is the best choice.

mike
01-04-2011, 06:00 PM
The L65's are one of my favorite JBL's and they sound ok to good but the L110's sound excellent in my opinion.

Mike