The ElectroMotion™ C2 and FX2 introduce Compact Folded Motion technology to center and surround channels, giving electrostatic speaker loyalists the opportunity to go 5.1 and beyond.
Lawrence, KS - August 2011 - MartinLogan, The Great American Speaker Company, is proud to announce the availability of two new ElectroMotion™ home theater speakers, the ElectroMotion C2 center channel and the ElectroMotion FX2 surround. Electrostatic and compact Folded Motion™ thin film transducer technologies appear for the first time in non -floor standing speakers with the C2 and FX2. Sonically matched with the ElectroMotion ESL speaker, the combination provides an articulate and powerful electrostatic surround sound experience.
To provide a superlative soundstage, the EM -C2 center channel and EM -FX2 wide -dispersion surround channel speakers feature the next evolution of Folded Motion technology. MartinLogan's larger, low distortion Folded Motion™ XT tweeter boasts a radiating surface 40% larger than those found in their award -winning Motion® Series products. Add in a Dynamo 1000 subwoofer or two, and MartinLogan ElectroMotion sound can be enjoyed in a 5.1, 7.2 or any other speaker array.
Priced at $799.95 (US), the EM -C2 center channel provides a detailed, articulate, and authoritative center channel audio presence. Sized similar to a traditional audio/video receiver the EM -C2 is designed to fit discretely within any standard audio -video cabinet. The EM -C2's balanced dual 5.25 -inch high -excursion, doped fiber -cone woofers are seamlessly blended with the Folded Motion XT tweeter by a high -precision, advanced topology audiophile -grade crossover network. The EM -C2 is rated at 94dB.
Priced at $649.95 each (US), the EM -FX2 surround speakers feature dual Folded Motion XT tweeters in a wide -dispersion array ideally suited for surround channel applications. A single 6.5 -inch doped fiber -cone woofer provides powerful low -frequency extension. Available in either black or white, the EM -FX2 is designed to corner mount, wall mount or angle -wall mount for versatile surround sound placement in any room.
The ElectroMotion Series also features convenient push -style speaker terminals, adapted from MartinLogan's award -winning Motion Series, with curved inserts that help guide speaker wire effortlessly into place. The terminal's rubber end caps are removable to accommodate banana plugs.
The ElectroMotion C2 and FX2 are available now at high -performance audio retailers worldwide.
For more information about ElectroMotion Series products, please visit www.martinlogan.com/electromotion.
About MartinLogan, Ltd.
Since 1983 MartinLogan, The Great American Speaker Company, has handcrafted high performance electrostatic speakers. Their award -winning designs, advanced technologies, and outstanding customer service have long made MartinLogan's amazingly detailed speakers a must have for home theater and music lovers around the world. Located in Lawrence, Kansas, MartinLogan's dedicated in -house design and engineering team carefully creates each speaker to provide unparalleled sound reproduction along with industry leading aesthetics.