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JBL L 890

JBL L 890
alaScore 84

65 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 65 reviews from magazines and websites.

Review analysis

(Based on 65 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for JBL L 890

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 user reviews of JBL L 890 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Speakers on Amazon.com.

96% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: JBL L890 4-Way, High Performance 8-inch Dual Floorstanding Loudspeaker (Each, Black)

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JBL L890

 

Batten down the hatches, the JBL L890s are in town. This mean pair of speakers certainly packs a punch, so be prepared for some complaints from the ne...

Good looks, great sound, reasonable price

Slightly flat mid-range sound at lower volumes

An excellent choice for anyone wanting speakers that marry performance with power

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JBL L890 CH

 

I GAVE JBL ANOTHER CHANCE AFTER BEING VERY DISAPPOINTED WAY BACK IN 1988 WITH JBL L100 T--- VERY EXPENSIVE-BUT THEY WERE JUST BOOM BOXES----ONCE OPENED THEY HAD NO BRACING--NO REINFORCED BAFFLE---NO ANTI RESONANCE ASPHALT BOARDS---ALL CHEAP STUFF THAT...

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Predictably Good

 

If there is one sexy feature about these its that they are predictably good. I inverted one on my counter to keep the highs coming out at ear level. I will clearly buy another so I have a set. I would say that it's almost time to have a box that comes...

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JBL L890 CH - (Floorstanding Speakers)

 

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JBL L890 CH

 

For the price I paid, there is little I can complain about. These speaker need better than average components to realize their full potential. After over 40 hrs of listening using first, my Denon AV-3802 receiver, then using Emotiva XPA-3 Amplifier,...

With good amplification and enough "break in" period: Excellent tonal balance and soundstaging that will not tire you, presenting excellent detail and musicality ; These speakers can get really loud (highs SPL's without distortion) ; The cherry vinyl...

For music bass is not adequate enough. For fuller bass representation a subwoofer is needed. This is the reason I give then a four starts rating ; the list price of almost $1700/pair is too much. If you were to actually pay this much for L890's, I...

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JBL-L890

 

I purchased a pair of JBL L890 speakers on 8/25/07. When I received them, their visual appearance was very sexy from top to bottom, that of, style and grace. The wood veneer finish and rounded edges helped to create a luxury looking piece of furniture....

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awesome speakers

 

The price for these speakers were amazing and the sound is fantastic. Sounds like your at the movies. You can hear every little sound no matter how minute and the sound is crystal clear.

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Great JBL Speaker

 

I purchased a pair of JBL L890 speakers on 8/25/07. When I received them, their visual appearance was very sexy from top to bottom, that of, style and grace. The wood veneer finish and rounded edges helped to create a luxury looking piece of furniture....

Consumer review by:

Charles Somerville

 

I purchased a pair of JBL L890 speakers on 8/25/07. When I received them, their visual appearance was very sexy from top to bottom, that of, style and grace. The wood veneer finish and rounded edges helped to create a luxury looking piece of furniture....

Consumer review by:

mannekcm

 

The price for these speakers were amazing and the sound is fantastic. Sounds like your at the movies. You can hear every little sound no matter how minute and the sound is crystal clear.

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Product Specifications

Configuration

Active / Passive Speakers:Passive
Signal Connection:Wired

General Features

Number of Speakers:Not Applicable
Sound Projector: No
Speaker Type:Front / Stereo
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