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R-120SW is an active subwoofer with a 12” size driver. Klipsch R-120SW vs BIC America F12 has 200 W power, while F12 has 150 W. The amplifier is custom made to Klipsch specifications. This amplifier has low distortion and is precisely matched to the subwoofer speaker, thereby achieving high efficiency.
The outer cover of the Klipsch R-120SW is made of high-quality vinyl tape, which imitates natural wood very accurately. Also, this cover has good mechanical strength. On the back panel of the Klipsch R-120SW there are controls for signal level, filter tune frequency, and an absolute phase switch.
This subwoofer with a 12-inch driver size has a reasonably high peak power value (475 W). It has a phase switch. Thereby you can synchronize the movement of the speaker diffuser and subwoofer for better sound quality. BIC America F12 has an LED power detector vs Klipsch R-120SW hasn’t. This function is very convenient, it is always clear whether the subwoofer is connected to an outlet.
BIC F12 is large and heavy, it is made in a minimalist style. Subwoofer control is located on the back panel. At the bottom of the case are four low cylindrical legs.