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Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews

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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Excellent Full Range Center Speaker

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    Owned for 7 months when reviewed.

    I had a Polk Audio center speaker for a long time. When watching movies, I always had difficulty hear the conversations. I though that it must be my hearing problem. After I replace it with this Motion 50XTi center speaker, the difference in conversation clarity is dramatic. Now I know what I was missing.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Center Channel Speaker

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Excellent center. Dialogue is crystal clear. Nice dynamic range. Well worth the money. Very happy with this purchase and a very good addition to my system.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great center channel

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    I have the Martin Logan motion 30 center channel and I was quite satisfied in fact I was quite happy until I heard these and then I realized they were significant step above the motion 30

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Center speaker

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    Posted .
    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

    This is a fantastic center speaker! Highly recommended this product

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Speaker

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    Owned for less than 1 week when reviewed.

    Absolutely amazing. I’ve never listened to speakers that sounded so good

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Bass, Movies, Music

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    WOW! INCREDIBLE CLARITY, BASS AND NATURAL SOUND

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    Amazing! I first want to mention a big thank you to.... Best Buy and Magnolia! The Magnolia salesman was awesome and let me listen to various speakers using music and movies. You cannot get that kind of service or even try a product with online shopping. We need our brick and mortar stores to stay. So please shop at Brick and Mortar. Anyway, I went to Magnolia to replace my 25 year old Infinity speakers. Some speakers I listened to, just seem to fill the room with sound. But, the Martin Logan speakers were spot on with crystal clear clarity and the most natural sounding. The bass is awesome as well. No distortion. Originally purchased the 40i Motion towers, 15i Bookshelves and a 30i center. Returned the 30 center for the 50x for a better match for my new 40i towers. What a difference! I listen to both movies and music and again the clarity, natural sound and bass is incredible. Also, my Denon 3000 series would always run hot and now does not get hot at all, even with action movies at a higher volume. Extremely Pleased. Again, Thank you Magnolia

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Movies, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great sound and unexpected bass from center channe

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    I've watched a lot of movies since I purchased this a month ago and the sound is very good. It has a surprising amount of bass which in most surround setups you don't need as much from a center channel but it does sound nice compared to my previous center channel. It's pretty big and takes up a good amount of space on our entertainment table so be wary of that.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 1 out of 5 stars

    Doesn’t last

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    Owned for 5 months when reviewed.

    5 months of light use and the woofer is blown. Now have to deal with manufacturer.

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    No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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    Pros mentioned:
    Movies, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Excellent match for Motion 60XTi's

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    I've only owned this speaker for a few hours. I originally bought the Motion 30i to go with my left/right Motion 60XTi's. Then after a month of listening to them, I was sure the Motion 30i wasn't a good match for the other ones. So I returned it and bought the Motion 50XTi instead. After only listening to it for a few hours, I can confidently say this speaker sounds great and integrates very well with my Motion 60XTi's and the Dynamo 1600X sub, Dialogs are much clearer now, and also much more distinguishable from the ambient sound in the movies. Very happy with my purchase now.

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    Ease of Use
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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Pros mentioned:
    Price, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing performance and value!

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    While Martin Logan are known for their ESL speakers, their Motion line offers up incredible performance and clarity of sound at relatively more affordable prices. Also the more traditional drivers in these speakers create a wider field of sound for multiple listening positions. The center channel is able to create a great focal point for dialog and primary audio in a home theater, but also blends seamlessly with the rest of the Motion line to create a very immersive experience.

    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Ease of Use
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    Pros mentioned:
    Music, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Martin Logan Motion 50XTI Center Channel Speaker

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    This center channel completes my 5 channel ML setup: 2 Motion 60XTI front channel, 2 Motion FX surround and this 50XTI center channel. The 60XTIs are driven by a Krell 250KAV power amp, and the 50XTI/FX pair are driven by an Anthem mca30 power amp. Together, this is an awesome setup for home theater sound. I also listened to several multi-channel SACD music discs and for the first time, truly liked multi-channel SACD sound. Overall, much superior to the Definitive Tech 5 channel speakers the ML replace.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Pros mentioned:
    Price, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Fantastic sound and clarity

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    Owned for 4 months when reviewed.

    I bought the 5 and had to return it and get the 6. The clarity in having a bigger center speaker was well worth the $100 in cost. I am loving this speaker.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great value, superb sound!

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    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

    Wow, What a difference! Home theater requires the center speaker to be one of the most important parts of the surround experience. This Motion 50XTi Center blows me away with the clarity. punch and fullness! Dialog becomes unmistakable, even with poorly mixed audio sources. Crystal clear yet smooth and never harsh or thin sounding. Music is no exception either. Comes through w/ a feeling of being there. Perfect match if you have the higher quality Motion series towers and/ or surrounds. I replaced an audiophile Definitive Technology Center, and I have to say I am very happy with the result. The def tech was great, but this one is fantastic. Perfect+ w/ my Motion 60XT towers. A keeper for certain.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Pros mentioned:
    Price, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Sounding Center Speaker

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    Martin Logan makes excellent speakers. They are worth the cost, but they definitely hurt the wallet. They should last for years so they are a buy once, hurt once situation.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    SUPERB CENTER

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    This blends perfectly with the XL60i’s. Clear as can be‼️

    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Ease of Use
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Excellent Clarity Motion 50 XTi

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    I previously owned the Motion 30, which is a really nice center but the Motion 50XTi really shines in comparison. The extra punch of the larger woofers and clarity of the upsized tweeter work with my Motion 40 towers. I was concerned that there was going to be a mismatch but it blends nicely across the front listening stage. Overall I'm happy paying the extra cash to upgrade to this center channel.

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    Ease of Use
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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Buy it

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Amazing center channel to match with my Martin Logan system. Perfect sound.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Ease of Use
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Happy customer

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    Owned for 3 months when reviewed.

    The speaker sounds amazing! I did not know a lot about theaters when I was looking to purchase my speakers. So I went to Best Buy and demoed a variety of speakers Before I decided to purchase Martin Logan. Am I opinion this one sounds the best. Happy customer!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing

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    Didn't think I needed a center channel, but boy was I wrong. Made a huge difference and spending the extra to get this versus the smaller version was a good thing. Sound is crystal clear and powerful

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    Ease of Use
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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Sound

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    Owned for 3 months when reviewed.

    The sound is excellent for my room. It performs great.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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