Klipsch R-120SW vs Polk Audio HTS 12

R-120SW vs HTS 12 comparison chart

Overall
Klipsch R-120SW
6.6
Polk Audio HTS 12
6.8
8
8

Klipsch R-120SW vs Polk Audio HTS 12 review

Klipsch R-120SW
vs
Polk Audio HTS 12

What would be better Klipsch R-120SW or Polk Audio HTS 12 in sound for music and in clean bass? R-120SW has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 vs 6.8 out of 10 for HTS 12.

Advantages Polk Audio HTS 12 over Klipsch R-120SW

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 22Hz vs 29Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 180Hz vs 120Hz

Common strengths

  • Detachable grilles
  • Vented boxes
  • Equal nominal output power 200W (RMS)
  • Equal peak power 400W (RMS)
  • Equal driver size 12"
  • Phase control
  • Low-pass filter
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Rating 5 5
Klipsch R-120SW

May 13, 2020

The subwoofer we are going to talk about in this Klipsch R-120SW review well-worth your attention. It has a solid case and decent build. Let’s proceed into the body for more interesting facts! ...

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Product

Klipsch R-120SW
Polk Audio HTS 12

Model

R-120SW
HTS 12

Brand

Klipsch
Polk Audio

Reviews

1589
359

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

200
200

Maximal output power (RMS), W

400
400

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

116

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

29-120
22-180

Crossover frequency, Hz

90-150
40-160

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

12
12

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

back side
down firing

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Extensive connection

RCA LFE inputs

1
1

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

1
1

RCA outputs

0
0

XLR inputs (pair)

0
0

XLR outputs (pair)

0
0

Speaker level output (pair)

0
0

Speaker level input (pair)

0
0

Control

Volume

Subwoofer phase

Low-pass filter

Main power switch

App control

Desing

Body material

MDF

Woofer composition

polymer

Colors

black
black

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D), cm/in

35.6 x 41.1 x 48.8/14 x 16.5 x 19.2
47.8 x 43.4 x 46/18.8 x 17.1 x 18.1

Weight, kg/pounds

14/31
22.6/50

Other

Release year

2018
2017
Klipsch R-120SW
Polk Audio HTS 12
Klipsch R-120SW
Polk Audio HTS 12

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  • 6.6
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  • 6.6Klipsch R-120SW
  • 6.8Polk Audio HTS 12