Focal presents Active Nearfield Monitors Shape 50. If you are on the lookout for studio monitors or studio and recording equipment in general, then this may be a fitting choice. Make sure to check out the reviews but first of all press the red button below to see if it fits your music taste.
Chris Roditis took the WHATISGOODFORME test and scored a 88% match with Shape 50
88% match
Chris likes Indie Rock, Synthpop and New Wave
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Music taste profile of people who like this gear

Our latest analysis of the music taste of people who like "Shape 50" shows that it is mostly liked by people who listen to pop, classic rock or alternative rock and are fans of Queen, Michael Jackson or Gary Moore.

User data for this research, chart data and conclusions reviewed by the MusicNGear Editorial team

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by artist

Fans by artist
artistFans
Queen238Queen: 238 fans
Michael Jackson184Michael Jackson: 184 fans
Gary Moore139Gary Moore: 139 fans
David Bowie117David Bowie: 117 fans
Robert Johnson117Robert Johnson: 117 fans
ABBA110ABBA: 110 fans
The Beatles108The Beatles: 108 fans
Madonna101Madonna: 101 fans
Pink Floyd101Pink Floyd: 101 fans
Tom Waits99Tom Waits: 99 fans

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by genre

Fans by genre
genreFans
Pop729Pop: 729 fans
Classic rock673Classic rock: 673 fans
Alternative rock542Alternative rock: 542 fans
Blues503Blues: 503 fans
Country406Country: 406 fans

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by age

Fans by age
ageFans
45 to 5461845 to 54: 618 fans
35 to 4416935 to 44: 169 fans
25 to 349425 to 34: 94 fans
18 to 246918 to 24: 69 fans
55 and above5855 and above: 58 fans

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by country

Fans by country
countryFans
Greece535Greece: 535 fans
United Kingdom98United Kingdom: 98 fans
United States60United States: 60 fans
France49France: 49 fans
Netherlands38Netherlands: 38 fans
Germany31Germany: 31 fans
Australia29Australia: 29 fans
North Macedonia18North Macedonia: 18 fans
Denmark18Denmark: 18 fans
Sweden18Sweden: 18 fans
Canada18Canada: 18 fans
The Netherlands18The Netherlands: 18 fans
Poland11Poland: 11 fans
Turkey11Turkey: 11 fans
Luxembourg11Luxembourg: 11 fans
Czechia9Czechia: 9 fans
Belgium9Belgium: 9 fans
Italy9Italy: 9 fans
Israel9Israel: 9 fans
Brazil9Brazil: 9 fans

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by gender

Fans by gender
genderFans
Male986Male: 986 fans
Female22Female: 22 fans

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by type of use

Fans by type of use
type of useFans
non-professional use163non-professional use: 163 fans
professional use845professional use: 845 fans

Fans of Focal Shape 50 by ownership

Fans by ownership
ownershipFans
got it87got it: 87 fans
want it375want it: 375 fans

If you're out shopping for active nearfield monitors and you really want to see if "Focal Shape 50" is a fitting choice for you, then take the "Goodforme" test for a more personalized result.

IS IT GOOD FOR ME?

How does the Goodforme test work?

We have collected data (music preferences, personality traits and demographics) by people who took the Goodforme Test for "Shape 50" and relevant gear by Focal, in "Active Nearfield Monitors" or related categories and together with the tech specs of products in our database we feed it into our state-of-the-art recommendation engine. A sample of the data we are using to generate the results for the Goodforme Test, reports and visualizations for this gear can be found below.

For the scientific approach behind our collaborative and content-based filtering algorithms used in our hybrid recommender system please consult [1], [2], [3], [4], [5] and [6]

Latest test results

A fan of The Prodigy matches 29% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
29%

A male fan of The Prodigy, Gorillaz, Aphex Twin, Röyksopp and Electronic , aged 25-34 y.o. from Poland took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 3 weeks 5 days ago and scored 29%

A fan of Madonna matches 38% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
38%

A male fan of Madonna, R.E.M., Mary Lou Williams and Pop, Alternative rock, Jazz, Hip hop / rap , aged 35-44 y.o. from Turkey took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 7 months 3 weeks ago and scored 38%

A fan of Boards of Canada matches 31% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
31%

A male fan of Boards of Canada, Aphex Twin, Björk and Electronic , aged 18-24 y.o. from Luxembourg took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 1 year 3 months ago and scored 31%

A fan of Jack Johnson matches 41% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
41%

A male fan of Jack Johnson, Iron Maiden and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Country, Opera , aged 35-44 y.o. from Greece took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 1 year 8 months ago and scored 41%

A fan of Daft Punk matches 30% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
30%

A male fan of Daft Punk, Eminem, Beastie Boys, Nas, De La Soul and Dance, Hip hop / rap , aged 25-34 y.o. from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 1 year 9 months ago and scored 30%

A fan of Fall Out Boy matches 43% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
43%

A male fan of Fall Out Boy, Aerosmith, Foo Fighters, Metallica, Daft Punk, Aphex Twin and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Country, Dance, Electronic , aged 45-54 y.o. from Australia took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 2 years 3 months ago and scored 43%

A fan of Boards of Canada matches 41% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
41%

A male fan of Boards of Canada and Pop, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Dance, Electronic, Hip hop / rap , aged 18-24 y.o. from France took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 2 years 4 months ago and scored 41%

A fan of Daft Punk matches 34% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
34%

A male fan of Daft Punk, Röyksopp, Air and Dance, Electronic , aged 35-44 y.o. from Netherlands took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 2 years 4 months ago and scored 34%

A fan of Michael Jackson matches 40% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
40%

A male fan of Michael Jackson, Panic! at the Disco, Queen, Radiohead and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Country , aged 55 y.o. or older from United States took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 2 years 7 months ago and scored 40%

A fan of Queen matches 18% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
18%

A female fan of Queen, Iron Maiden, Guns N' Roses, Ella Fitzgerald, Maria Callas and Pop, Metal, Jazz, Opera , aged 35-44 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 2 years 11 months ago and scored 18%

A fan of Herbie Hancock matches 36% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
36%

A male fan of Herbie Hancock, Muddy Waters, Maria Callas and Jazz, Blues, Opera , aged 35-44 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 2 years 12 months ago and scored 36%

A fan of Kirk Hammett matches 42% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
42%

A male fan of Kirk Hammett, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Nirvana, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Metallica, Judas Priest, Johnny Cash, Jimmy Page and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Country , aged 55 y.o. or older from United States took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 3 years 3 weeks ago and scored 42%

A fan of The Who matches 41% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
41%

A male fan of The Who, ABBA, AC/DC, R.E.M. and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Electronic , aged 18-24 y.o. from France took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 3 years 8 months ago and scored 41%

A fan of Gorillaz matches 36% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
36%

A male fan of Gorillaz, Aphex Twin, Röyksopp, Air and Electronic , aged 35-44 y.o. from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 4 years 1 month ago and scored 36%

A fan of The Smashing Pumpkins matches 42% with Focal Shape 50 or a relevant item
42%

A male fan of The Smashing Pumpkins, Megadeth, Slipknot, Gary Moore, Daft Punk and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Jazz, Blues, Electronic , aged 45-54 y.o. from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for Focal Shape 50 4 years 8 months ago and scored 42%

A fan of The Beatles matches 29% with Focal Shape 40 or a relevant item
29%

A male fan of The Beatles and Pop , aged 45-54 y.o. from Brazil took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Focal in the Active Nearfield Monitors category 3 months 2 weeks ago and scored 29%

A fan of Muse matches 53% with Focal Shape Twin or a relevant item
53%

A male fan of Muse, The Beatles, The Smashing Pumpkins, U2, Daft Punk, Icona Pop and Pop, Alternative rock, Dance , aged 45-54 y.o. from The Netherlands took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Focal in the Active Nearfield Monitors category 4 months 5 days ago and scored 53%

A fan of Muse matches 53% with Focal Shape Twin or a relevant item
53%

A male fan of Muse, The Beatles, The Smashing Pumpkins, U2, Daft Punk, Icona Pop and Pop, Alternative rock, Dance , aged 45-54 y.o. from The Netherlands took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Focal in the Active Nearfield Monitors category 4 months 5 days ago and scored 53%

A fan of Queen matches 49% with Focal Shape Twin or a relevant item
49%

A male fan of Queen, Nirvana, Air, Jay-Z and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Electronic, Hip hop / rap , aged 45-54 y.o. from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Focal in the Active Nearfield Monitors category 4 months 3 weeks ago and scored 49%

A fan of Boards of Canada matches 43% with Focal Shape Twin or a relevant item
43%

A male fan of Boards of Canada, Aphex Twin, Air and Dance, Electronic , aged 35-44 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Focal in the Active Nearfield Monitors category 6 months 2 weeks ago and scored 43%

What do people like about Shape 50?

We asked people who took the Goodforme test what their opinion about Focal Shape 50 is
and this is what they had to say
  • "Love focal"

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