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Focal Cobalt 815

Focal Cobalt 815
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5 reviews

Jan, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 5 user reviews from international sources. The average review date is Jul 11, 2001. We have compared these reviews to 1158489 reviews from other Speakers. Last update: Jan 17, 2018.

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Consumer review by: Daniel Copland (

Focal Cobalt 815


Very good finish, when compared to British speakers in the same dollar range. After 6 months of finding the right equipment to match this baby, it is flying smoothly.Sounded bright and thin at first. Took 16 weeks to run in. Cannot be used with SS, esp...

Accurate, fast, dynamic...Start & stop when needed.Good clarity. Top speakers for the

Need to match system properly before buying. Solid State matching is difficult

Feb, 2003

Consumer review by: Phil Surtees (

Focal Cobalt 815


These stood out from the crowd the first time I heard them.I went straight home and picked up my amp and went back to make sure all was good....needless to say they shined wi th my musical fidelity B200 so I took them home.Since getting past the wear...


Can be harsh with cheap cd players

Dec, 2001

Consumer review by: Paul Duzick (

Focal Cobalt 815


These speakers need several months to break in and mellow out on the high frequencies. They tend to put out a lot of sibilance on vocals at first because their tweeters are very clear and revealing. Removing the grill or lining the internal baffle of...

pinpoint imaging, HF extension, very large and deep soundstage

not particularly warm or musical if you like that type of sound, not heavy enough

Sep, 2001

Consumer review by: Arslan Hussain (

Focal Cobalt 815


Overall excellent speakers for the money. I auditioned the B&W 804, Sonus Faber, Martin Logans and considering my budget sound quality these fit right in. Have not heard the 820s. Does anyone know what the main difference is?

Clear, crisp, excellent speakers for the

No problems yet

May, 2000

Consumer review by: Jim (

Focal Cobalt 815


It took me at least a year to finally get these speakers to perform the way they're supposed to. The imaging, soundstage and details were pretty much a given. However, the tendency to sound bright and edgy on female vocals were disappointing right...

Imaging, Details, Soundstaging and Transparency

Appearance of bass shyness, very revealing therefore needing careful system match

May, 2000