Reading between the lines on the Naim forum, the Ovators (both 400 and 600's) are very sensitive to positioning. That said once set up correctly, after much experimentation, are capable of a captivating sound from all accounts.Craig M. said:i've heard the s600 on some pretty high end naim. great mid - awful bass. at least in the room i heard it in.
I don't think HiFi shows in hotel rooms are necessarily the ideal environment for showcasing a product - though saying that, others managed better.noogle said:Wow! Wooly bass and rolled-off treble. That's diametrically opposite to my experience. But I do think they're "Marmite" speakers.