Polk Audio PSW505 vs Polk Audio PSW110

PSW505 vs PSW110 comparison chart

Overall
Polk Audio PSW505
7.6
Polk Audio PSW110
7.3
8
8

Polk Audio PSW505 vs Polk Audio PSW110 review

Polk Audio PSW505
vs
Polk Audio PSW110

The Polk Audio PSW505 and Polk Audio PSW110 subwoofers uncovers what you've been missing in your music and movies. PSW505 has a total rating of 7.6 out of 10 vs 7.3 out of 10 for PSW110.

Advantages Polk Audio PSW505 over Polk Audio PSW110

  • Loudspeaker grill is removable
  • Has more nominal output power: 250W vs 100W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 480W vs 200W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 25Hz vs 32Hz
  • Larger driver size: 12" vs 10"

Advantages Polk Audio PSW110 over Polk Audio PSW505

  • Better high limit of frequency response: 250Hz vs 160Hz

Common strengths

  • Equal sensitivity 85dB
  • Phase control
  • Low-pass filter
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Rating 5 5
Polk Audio PSW505

May 11, 2020

The Polk Audio PSW505 is a very popular option among home theater enthusiasts. It’s high powered and produces quality audio for the cost, but we found that it’s limited by some fairly sig...

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Polk Audio PSW110

May 13, 2020

Of the vast family of PSWs of Polk Audio, the 110th model is perhaps the most optimal ratio of dimensions, sound potential and price. See more about this unit in the Polk Audio PSW110 review. Articl...

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Common

Product

Polk Audio PSW505
Polk Audio PSW110

Model

PSW505
PSW110

Brand

Polk Audio
Polk Audio

Reviews

2983
215

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

sealed
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

250
100

Maximal output power (RMS), W

480
200

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

85
85

Impedance, Ohm

4
8

Frequency response, Hz

25-160
32-250

Crossover frequency, Hz

60-125
60-160

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

12
10

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

without
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)

2
2

Speaker level input (pair)

2
2

Control

Volume

Subwoofer phase

Low-pass filter

Main power switch

App control

Desing

Body material

MDF
MDF

Woofer composition

polymer
polymer

Colors

black
black, cherry

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

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

38.4 x 40.9 x 46.2/15.2 x 18.2 x 16.2
36.8 x 36.2 x 43.2/14 x 14 x 17

Weight, kg/pounds

19.5/43
15.2/33.5

Other

Release year

2005
2005
Polk Audio PSW505
Polk Audio PSW110
Polk Audio PSW505
Polk Audio PSW110

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.6
  • 7.3
  • 7.6Polk Audio PSW505
  • 7.3Polk Audio PSW110

The Polk Audio PSW505 is better subwoofer in this comparison - check Polk Audio PSW505 price.