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Balance problem with DX 4

I'm using M-audio DX4 desktop monitors and the sound in the left speaker is considerably louder than that of the right speaker. I've checked the obvious connections and software/hardware points and they are all equal. (both meters and audio) Headphones sound fine and there doesn't seem to be a problem with the speaker cables. In order to get a balanced sound I have to turn the pan knob in software 3/4 of the way to the right.

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  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2008

    I've always noticed this problem with my speakers, but now, the left speaker practically ignores the volume knob. That is, it blasts full volume when the knob is all the way down, and can only get louder when the knob is turned.

  • lttesmer Mar 07, 2009

    I have the Studiopro 3's from M-Audio, but my right side volume is lower, then the left.  I have to go into the balance setting on my Mac and boost the right side, which takes away my maximum volume.

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Did you try inverting speakers ?

Posted on Mar 29, 2008

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