The 60Hz to 20kHz frequency response time ensures the user of the quality of the system performance. The video shielding capability of the speakers ensure that a user's television will not retain any damage if it is placed near the speakers. The 5 and 1/4 inch woofer provides 125W power, giving the speakers more of a "punch". They ensure that despite the small size of the speakers, they will remain powerful. When compared to another set of speakers by Cerwin-Vega, the VE-12F, the VE-5M has some disadvantages, such as lower overall power. However, it is smaller than the VE-12F, and can fit in a more constrained environment.