Klipsch R-100SW vs BIC America F12

Klipsch R-100SW
vs
BIC America F12

The Klipsch R-100SW vs BIC America F12 comparison proves that these subwoofers have many common features. R-100SW has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 vs 7.3 out of 10 for F12.

Advantages Klipsch R-100SW over BIC America F12

  • Higher sensitivity: 112dB vs 90dB

Advantages BIC America F12 over Klipsch R-100SW

  • Maximum peak power: 475W vs 300W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 25Hz vs 32Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 200Hz vs 120Hz
  • Larger driver size: 12" vs 10"

Common strengths

  • Detachable grilles
  • Vented boxes
  • Equal nominal output power 150W (RMS)
  • Phase control
  • Low-pass filter
Votes 2 2
Rating 5 5

Subwoofers comparison chart

Overall
Klipsch R-100SW
5.6
BIC America F12
7.3
8
8
Klipsch R-100SW

Klipsch R-100SW review

May 14, 2020

Add powerful bass to your movies and music with the Klipsch Reference Series R-100SW. Feel free to go down the Klipsch R-100SW review and see what this unit is capable of! Article navigation Featur...

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BIC America F12

BIC America F12 review

May 11, 2020

When making BIC America F12 review the device impressed us with punchy and impactful bass despite its underpowered amplifier rating. This subwoofer is a cost-effective solution for upgrading the boom ...

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Common

Product

Klipsch R-100SW
BIC America F12

Model

R-100SW
F12

Brand

Klipsch
BIC America

Reviews

1261
1877

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

150
150

Maximal output power (RMS), W

300
475

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

112
90

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

32-120
25-200

Crossover frequency, Hz

40-90

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

10
12

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

back side
back side

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Extensive connection

RCA LFE inputs

0
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

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

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

31.8 x 36.8 x 41.7/12.5 x 14.5 x 16.4
27.9 x 30.8 x 33/19 x 21 x 22

Weight, kg/pounds

10.9/24
9.2/20
Klipsch R-100SW
BIC America F12
Klipsch R-100SW
BIC America F12

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.6
  • 7.3
  • 5.6Klipsch R-100SW
  • 7.3BIC America F12

The BIC America F12 is better subwoofer in this comparison - check BIC America F12 price.