Side-by-Side comparison between different CHOPIN SA Series Speakers
Copyright (c) 2003 HOMETHEATER 2U. COM., E Direct International, LLC. All rights reserved.
Chopin SA
Series
French Walnut Veneer
 
MODEL
CSa-1 Tower
CSa-3 Center
CSa-5 Surround or Bookshelf
PRICE
$619 ( pair )
$369
$459 ( pair )
DRIVER
Tweeter(1):
1-1/8"
doped silk dome, ferro fluid cooled, aluminum basket

Bass Mid-Range(1):
5-1/4"doped wool semi-press paper cone with butyl rubber surround, aluminum basket.

Tweeter(1):
1-1/8"
doped silk dome, ferro fluid cooled, aluminum basket

Bass Mid-Range(2):
5-1/4"doped wool semi-press paper cone with butyl rubber surround, aluminum basket.

Tweeter(1):
1-1/8"
doped silk dome, ferro fluid cooled, aluminum basket

Bass Mid-Range(1):
5-1/4"doped wool semi-press paper cone with butyl rubber surround, aluminum basket.

DRIVER VOICE COIL
Tweeter:
1"
(2 layers)

Bass Mid-Range:
2"
(copper clad aluminum ribbon wire)

Tweeter:
1"
(2 layers)

Bass Mid-Range:
2"
(copper clad aluminum ribbon wire)

Tweeter:
1"
(2 layers)

Bass Mid-Range:
2"
(copper clad aluminum ribbon wire)

DRIVER MAGNET
Tweeter:
8 oz.
Ferrite

Bass Mid-Range:
30 oz.
Ferrite

Tweeter:
8 oz.
Ferrite

Bass Mid-Range:
30 oz.
Ferrite

Tweeter:
8 oz.
Ferrite

Bass Mid-Range:
30 oz.
Ferrite

RECOMMENDED AMPLIFIER
50-200 watts/channel
50-200 watts/channel
50-200 watts/channel
VIDEO SHIELDING*
Yes
Yes
Yes
DIMENSION (HxWxD)
36-3/8" x 6-5/8" x 11"
6-5/8" x 17-3/4" x 11"
11-3/4" x 6-3/4" x 11"
WEIGHT (lb)
38
26
18
SENSITIVITY
(
dB /1m/2.83v)
89
89
88
FREQUENCY RESPONSE
(+/- 3dB)
35-22KHz
42-22KHz
48-22KHz
*All the VIDEO SHIELDING speakers come with double-shield design : a magnet of the opposite polarity & a ferrous shield . The combination of the second magnet and the metal shield will reduce the stray magnetic field to almost nothing, it's absolutely safe to put against any electronic device.