Klipsch R-115SW vs Polk Audio PSW110

R-115SW vs PSW110 comparison chart

Overall
Klipsch R-115SW
7.3
Polk Audio PSW110
7.3
8
8

Klipsch R-115SW vs Polk Audio PSW110 review

Klipsch R-115SW
vs
Polk Audio PSW110

The Klipsch R-115SW and Polk Audio PSW110 subwoofers uncovers what you've been missing in your music and movies. Based on our rating, both subwoofers have the same overall rating of 7.3.

Advantages Klipsch R-115SW over Polk Audio PSW110

  • Has more nominal output power: 400W vs 100W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 800W vs 200W (RMS)
  • Higher sensitivity: 118dB vs 85dB
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 18Hz vs 32Hz
  • Larger driver size: 15" vs 10"

Advantages Polk Audio PSW110 over Klipsch R-115SW

  • Better high limit of frequency response: 250Hz vs 125Hz

Common strengths

  • Vented boxes
  • Phase control
  • Low-pass filter
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Klipsch R-115SW

May 12, 2020

There's more than one way to build a subwoofer that plays loud and deep. With its R-115SW, Klipsch succeeds in delivering full-range performance for under a grand. The sub is a perfect accompaniment ...

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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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Product

Klipsch R-115SW
Polk Audio PSW110

Model

R-115SW
PSW110

Brand

Klipsch
Polk Audio

Reviews

150
215

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

400
100

Maximal output power (RMS), W

800
200

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

118
85

Impedance, Ohm

8
8

Frequency response, Hz

18-125
32-250

Crossover frequency, Hz

40-160
60-160

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

15
10

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

front panel
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
2

Speaker level input (pair)

0
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

48.3 x 54.6 x 55.9/19.5 x 21.5 x 22.3
36.8 x 36.2 x 43.2/14 x 14 x 17

Weight, kg/pounds

34/75.4
15.2/33.5
Klipsch R-115SW
Polk Audio PSW110
Klipsch R-115SW
Polk Audio PSW110

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 7.3Klipsch R-115SW
  • 7.3Polk Audio PSW110

The Klipsch R-115SW is better subwoofer in this comparison - check Klipsch R-115SW price.