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The Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor surpasses expectations with its compact yet powerful design, delivering an extended low-end frequency response that's perfect for nearfield monitoring setups. Crafted in France with meticulous attention to detail, its innovative features ensure remarkable acoustic transparency and precise stereo imaging. Whether in a small studio space or as part of a professional installation, the Shape 40 sets a new standard for studio monitors with its exceptional performance and versatility.
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Frequency response (+/-3dB)
60Hz - 35kHz
Inputs/Impedance:
XLR (balanced 10kOhms), RCA (unbalanced 10kOhms with sensitivity compensation)
Midrange and low frequency amplifier
25W, class AB
High frequency amplifier:
25W, class AB
Frequency response (+/-3dB)
60Hz - 35kHz
Inputs/Impedance:
XLR (balanced 10kOhms), RCA (unbalanced 10kOhms with sensitivity compensation)
Midrange and low frequency amplifier
25W, class AB
High frequency amplifier:
25W, class AB

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The Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor exceeds expectations with its compact design and extended low-end frequency response, ideal for nearfield monitoring. Crafted in France with meticulous attention to detail, it offers remarkable acoustic transparency and precise stereo imaging for unparalleled studio performance.

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Nate M
Brand Manager

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Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor - Compact and Powerful Nearfield Monitoring

The Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor is the epitome of compactness without compromising on performance. Crafted in France, these studio monitors offer an extended low-end frequency response, making them ideal for nearfield monitoring setups. Whether your space is limited or you prioritize compactness, the Shape 40 is the perfect solution.

Key Features:

  • Low tweeter directivity for flexible listening positions
  • Portless design allows placement near walls
  • Numerous settings for optimal integration into various setups
  • Accurate control, especially in the high end
  • Flax sandwich cone delivers controlled and articulated bass, along with natural and detailed mid-range registers
  • Threads for ceiling and wall mounts (fastening accessories not included)

Specifications:

System SHAPE 40

  • Frequency response (+/-3dB): 60Hz - 35kHz
  • Maximum SPL (musical signal): 102dB SPL (peak @ 1m)

Electronic Section:

  • Inputs/Impedance: XLR (balanced 10kOhms), RCA (unbalanced 10kOhms with sensitivity compensation)
  • Midrange and low frequency amplifier: 25W, class AB
  • High frequency amplifier: 25W, class AB
  • Automatic standby: Standby activates after approximately 30 minutes with no signal; resumes upon detection of signal > 3 mV
  • Electrical supply: 220-240V (T500mAL / 250V fuse) or 100-120V (T1.6AL / 250V fuse); Connection: IEC plug and detachable power cord
  • Settings: High pass filter adjustable (Full range / 80Hz), Bass (0 - 250Hz) adjustable (+/-6dB), Midrange/bass (160Hz, Q=1) adjustable (+/-3dB), High (4.5 - 35kHz) adjustable (+/-3dB), Power On/Power Off switch on rear panel
  • Standby consumption: < 0.5W
  • Displays and controls: LED for power on/off and standby

Transducers:

  • Woofer: 4" (10cm) Flax Cone
  • Tweeter: 1" (25mm) 'M' profile Aluminum-Magnesium

Cabinet:

  • Construction: 0.5" (12mm) MDF
  • Finish: Vinyl, real walnut, and black painting
  • Dimensions (HxWxD) with four rubber feet: 10.1 x 6.3 x 7.9" (257 x 161 x 200mm)
  • Weight: 16.1lb (5kg)

Enhance your studio setup with the Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor, combining compact design with exceptional performance for unparalleled nearfield monitoring experiences.

Focal Shape 40 Downloads

Focal Shape 40 Specification Sheet
Focal Shape Studio Monitors User Guide

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Product Description

Line Circle
The Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor surpasses expectations with its compact yet powerful design, delivering an extended low-end frequency response that's perfect for nearfield monitoring setups. Crafted in France with meticulous attention to detail, its innovative features ensure remarkable acoustic transparency and precise stereo imaging. Whether in a small studio space or as part of a professional installation, the Shape 40 sets a new standard for studio monitors with its exceptional performance and versatility.
Get the Details
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Features & Specs Line Circle

Frequency response (+/-3dB)
60Hz - 35kHz
Inputs/Impedance:
XLR (balanced 10kOhms), RCA (unbalanced 10kOhms with sensitivity compensation)
Midrange and low frequency amplifier
25W, class AB
High frequency amplifier:
25W, class AB
Frequency response (+/-3dB)
60Hz - 35kHz
Inputs/Impedance:
XLR (balanced 10kOhms), RCA (unbalanced 10kOhms with sensitivity compensation)
Midrange and low frequency amplifier
25W, class AB
High frequency amplifier:
25W, class AB
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Expert Insight

Line Circle

The Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor exceeds expectations with its compact design and extended low-end frequency response, ideal for nearfield monitoring. Crafted in France with meticulous attention to detail, it offers remarkable acoustic transparency and precise stereo imaging for unparalleled studio performance.

Expert Img
Nate M
Brand Manager
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Details

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Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor - Compact and Powerful Nearfield Monitoring

The Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor is the epitome of compactness without compromising on performance. Crafted in France, these studio monitors offer an extended low-end frequency response, making them ideal for nearfield monitoring setups. Whether your space is limited or you prioritize compactness, the Shape 40 is the perfect solution.

Key Features:

  • Low tweeter directivity for flexible listening positions
  • Portless design allows placement near walls
  • Numerous settings for optimal integration into various setups
  • Accurate control, especially in the high end
  • Flax sandwich cone delivers controlled and articulated bass, along with natural and detailed mid-range registers
  • Threads for ceiling and wall mounts (fastening accessories not included)

Specifications:

System SHAPE 40

  • Frequency response (+/-3dB): 60Hz - 35kHz
  • Maximum SPL (musical signal): 102dB SPL (peak @ 1m)

Electronic Section:

  • Inputs/Impedance: XLR (balanced 10kOhms), RCA (unbalanced 10kOhms with sensitivity compensation)
  • Midrange and low frequency amplifier: 25W, class AB
  • High frequency amplifier: 25W, class AB
  • Automatic standby: Standby activates after approximately 30 minutes with no signal; resumes upon detection of signal > 3 mV
  • Electrical supply: 220-240V (T500mAL / 250V fuse) or 100-120V (T1.6AL / 250V fuse); Connection: IEC plug and detachable power cord
  • Settings: High pass filter adjustable (Full range / 80Hz), Bass (0 - 250Hz) adjustable (+/-6dB), Midrange/bass (160Hz, Q=1) adjustable (+/-3dB), High (4.5 - 35kHz) adjustable (+/-3dB), Power On/Power Off switch on rear panel
  • Standby consumption: < 0.5W
  • Displays and controls: LED for power on/off and standby

Transducers:

  • Woofer: 4" (10cm) Flax Cone
  • Tweeter: 1" (25mm) 'M' profile Aluminum-Magnesium

Cabinet:

  • Construction: 0.5" (12mm) MDF
  • Finish: Vinyl, real walnut, and black painting
  • Dimensions (HxWxD) with four rubber feet: 10.1 x 6.3 x 7.9" (257 x 161 x 200mm)
  • Weight: 16.1lb (5kg)

Enhance your studio setup with the Focal Shape 40 Studio Monitor, combining compact design with exceptional performance for unparalleled nearfield monitoring experiences.

Focal Shape 40 Downloads

Focal Shape 40 Specification Sheet
Focal Shape Studio Monitors User Guide

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