Product Comparison: Q Acoustics 3010 vs Q Acoustics 3010i

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General Specifications
Q Acoustics
Q Acoustics
About the Product
The Q Acoustics 3010 bookshelf speaker is the smallest speaker in the 3000 range. Derived from the multi award-winning 2000 series, the 3000 series boasts new standards of sonic performance, thanks to a clever new tweeter and drive units to deliver an unrivalled and more open soundstage.
The Q 3010i is a slim-line bookshelf or stand mount speaker from Q Acoustics core loudspeaker offering, designed to deliver beautiful sound into your home, from a compact cabinet design.
Key Specs
Power RMS
15 watts
15 watts
86 dB
86 dB
6 ohms
6 ohms
Size & Weight
9.25 in.
10 in.
5.9 in.
5.9 in.
7.87 in.
9.9 in.
7.94 lbs.
9 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
Q Acoustics 3010 Compact Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) (Graphite)
  • If you’re in the market for a compact speaker that belies it’s tiny price, then these are the ones to go for.
  • Good quality bookshelf style speakers. Very good weight, superb sound.
  • Lovely small compact size speakers. Great Sound On My Vintage Technics Hi-Fi.
  • They’re a nice size for a medium to large desktop. Would recommend to anyone looking for amazing sound quality for the price.
  • They are larger than I expected. If these are classed as compact & I would like to see what they would call large.
Q Acoustics 3010i Compact Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) (Graphite Grey)
  • Impressive clarity for the size. Ideal where space is limited.
  • Good looking, compact speakers that have a big sound. Crisp highs without sounding harsh and surprising bass.
  • The sound is excellent clear and rich with a surprising amount of bottom end for such compact speakers.
  • Well made, compact and good presence for their size, well pleased.
  • The weight and physical solidity of the speakers are reassuring.
Peak Power
75 watts
75 watts
Min. Frequency Response
68 Hz
65 Hz
Max. Frequency Response
22 kHz
30 kHz
Tweeter Size
0.98 in.
0.9 in.
Woofer Size
4 in.
4 in.
What customers say about "Audio"
Q Acoustics 3010 Compact Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) (Graphite)
  • They look and sound great. The balance between high, middle and bass is spot on.
  • For the size, even the bass is impressive, very tight, but with a wee bit of oomph. It’s the top end and the mid range that is a real revelation.
  • Excellent response good bass and treble. A very clean sound.
  • Very good sound, clear and with immersive bass. Great sound for both music and movies.
  • Sound is very clean and not overly bright but unfortunately low and low mid range is virtually non existent.
Q Acoustics 3010i Compact Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) (Graphite Grey)
  • I am a musician, and am delighted with the even sound response at all frequencies within my hearing ability.
  • Very impressed with the quality and sound of the speakers.
  • Nicely made, excellent sound quality with surprisingly good bass for it's size.
  • No really noticeable weak spots in what is a pretty respectable frequency response.
  • These are really excellent speakers and I am very happy with them - everything about them screams quality. The sound quality is amazing and they're really sturdy.
Graphite Grey
Tweeter Material
Woofer Material
Aramid Fibre/Paper
Aramid Fibre/Paper
Punchy & Agile Sound, Advanced Ring Dome tweeter, 2-way reflex enclosure type
P2P Bracing, Low Profile Binding Posts, Slim-line & versatile design, 2-way reflex enclosure type
What customers say about "Features"
Q Acoustics 3010 Compact Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) (Graphite)
  • They are well made and finished to a high standard. They look great in graphite.
  • Magnetic speaker grills are a nice touch making it easy to remove when needed.
  • Very nice design and finish. The packing is very nice also. Sound wise very happy with this. Magnetic cloth screen makes it easy to remove.
  • The build quality is top notch, nothing to complain there, plus the nice design that blends in anywhere.
  • Insanely cheap for it's premium build quality and sounding. A perfect choice for small spaces.
Q Acoustics 3010i Compact Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) (Graphite Grey)
  • Very happy with my purchase, they sound great, they are very robust.
  • The sound is great for small speakers. Great speakers for my budget.
  • The sound quality of these speakers is great and sounds better than a pair of older JBL speakers that are larger. Very happy with these and they look great.
  • They are even smaller than they look but their sound is simply amazing. Powerful, balanced, punchy, clear, bouncy, all rounded. I absolutely love how they sound.
  • Extremely good sound - solid construction and complement my system perfectly - excellent all-round definition - cope more than adequately with high or low volumes.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
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