Klipsch R-100SW vs Definitive Technology ProSub 800

Klipsch R-100SW
vs
Definitive Technology ProSub 800

How do you choose between Klipsch R-100SW vs Definitive Technology ProSub 800? With our head-to-head comparison, that's how. Based on our rating, both subwoofers have the same overall rating of 5.6.

Advantages Klipsch R-100SW over Definitive Technology ProSub 800

  • Higher sensitivity: 112dB vs 80dB
  • Larger driver size: 10" vs 8"
  • Subwoofer phase control allows the user to add electrical delay to the incoming signal

Advantages Definitive Technology ProSub 800 over Klipsch R-100SW

  • Has more nominal output power: 300W vs 150W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 750W vs 300W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 20Hz vs 32Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 150Hz vs 120Hz

Common strengths

  • Detachable grilles
  • Vented boxes
  • Low-pass filter
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Subwoofers comparison chart

Overall
Klipsch R-100SW
5.6
Definitive Technology ProSub 800
5.6
8
6
Klipsch R-100SW

Klipsch R-100SW review

May 14, 2020

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Product

Klipsch R-100SW
Definitive Technology ProSub 800

Model

R-100SW
ProSub 800

Brand

Klipsch
Definitive Technology

Reviews

1405
86

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

150
300

Maximal output power (RMS), W

300
750

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

112
80

Impedance, Ohm

Frequency response, Hz

32-120
20-150

Crossover frequency, Hz

40-150

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

10
8

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

back side
down firing

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Extensive connection

RCA LFE inputs

0
1

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

1
0

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, white

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
26.1 x 32.5 x 39.8/10.3 x 12.8 x 15.7

Weight, kg/pounds

10.9/24
12.9/28.5
Klipsch R-100SW
Definitive Technology ProSub 800
Klipsch R-100SW
Definitive Technology ProSub 800

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.6
  • 5.6
  • 5.6Klipsch R-100SW
  • 5.6Definitive Technology ProSub 800

The Klipsch R-100SW is better subwoofer in this comparison - check Klipsch R-100SW price.