Product Comparison: Mackie MR6MK3 vs KRK RP6 G3

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General Specifications
RP6 G3
About the Product
A complete redesign of the ultra-affordable Mackie MR series, the Mackie MRmk3 Powered Studio Monitors are specifically designed to reveal the full range and natural character music deserves.
The ROKIT 6 G3 includes a 1” soft-dome tweeter and 6” glass-Aramid composite woofer with a frequency response from 38Hz-35kHz for optimum vocal clarity and bass performance.
What customers say about "General Specifications"
Key Specs
Number Of Speakers
Output Power
130 W
73 W
Driver Configuration
6.5" woofer, 1" tweeter
6" woofer, 1" tweeter
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Mackie MR6MK3 6-Inch 2-Way Powered Studio Monitor
  • Perfectly matched amps and drivers for optimized performance.
  • The output is about 65 watts which is more than enough for a large room but the quality of that sound is what sets these apart.
  • This speaker sounds great and turned out to be quite powerful.
  • If you are considering these Mackie MR mk3 series speakers then you must be an audiophile.
  • Pricey (the price is for one speaker), the price point seems high.
Size & Weight
12.7 in.
13 in.
8.7 in.
8.82 in.
12 in.
10.87 in.
15.9 lbs.
19.4 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
Mackie MR6MK3 6-Inch 2-Way Powered Studio Monitor
  • The size and sound was perfect for our room size, which was about 3,000 square feet.
  • They have a weak low end, which is okay for monitors this size.
  • The set up process was extremely simple and easy, just plug and play, although the weight of each speaker was heavier than I expected.
  • If you plan on using them as desktop monitors, they are quite wide and deep, so make sure you have enough space.
  • I guess I didn't pay enough attention to the size because these are bigger than I expected.
Min. Frequency Response
46 Hz
38 Hz
Max. Frequency Response
20 kHz
35 kHz
Input Impendance
20 kOhm
10 kOhm
111 dB
107 dB
What customers say about "Audio"
Mackie MR6MK3 6-Inch 2-Way Powered Studio Monitor
  • So I use these monitors with my computer set up too and again I am very impressed with the sound quality. Very flat response and great power.
  • Very clear and distortion free even at higher volumes. Fantastic low response that is clear and not muddy at all.
  • They sound quite phenomenal, the built in amplifiers drive them beautifully with minimal distortion across the frequency response.
  • The highs are also crystal clear and depending on the quality of the source, create a nice image of the sound.
  • They have a weak low end, which is okay for monitors this size.
Black / Yellow
Enclosure Material
Cabinet Type
Balanced TRS, XLR, Unbalanced RCA
Unbalanced RCA, Balanced TRS, XLR
Magnetic Shielding
Level adjust, Low freq / High freq
HF level adjust, LF level adjust, Volume
Silk dome tweeter, Enhanced waveguide system, Flexible inputs for simple connection, Music-centric voicing, Sleek Design
Soft-dome tweeter, Aramid glass composite woofer, Equipped with a bi-amped class A/B amplifier, Front-firing bass port
What customers say about "Features"
Mackie MR6MK3 6-Inch 2-Way Powered Studio Monitor
  • This new improved monitor is heavy at weighing just over 12 pounds and being well constructed of a solid all wood cabinet.
  • This speaker provide seamless transition from high to low frequencies give you a crystal clear true sound.
  • What you get is a high output with controlled low frequency performance.
  • They are a much better solution to PC speakers but I do recommend getting a good interface or sound card to make sure you are utilizing the speakers to their full potential.
  • With TRS and XLR jacks, this monitor isn't recommended for the general consumer, but for audio professionals and hobbyists only.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
3 year(s)
Other Information
What customers say about "Other Information"

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