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Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars with 1611 reviews

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  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Great subwoofer for home entertainment

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Not sure why I wasted my time looking at other subs. This klipsch 12” sub is what every house needs. My wife almost barred me from bringing the box into the house. Once it was unwrapped and hooked up I was shaking the whole house with base. Not only do I love it! But now I can play music my wife loves and she is doing chores again! Thank you Klipsch, I love what you did for my household!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Great for home theater or organ pedal notes

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    I added this subwoofer to my Klipsch Reference Series R-820-F tower speakers. My Denon receiver lets me set the crossover frequency. I did this at 80 Hz. I matched this by setting the subwoofer's dial on the rear to 80 Hz. This is the setting for audiophiles who listen to classical music and want to hear the string bass, contrabassoon, and organ pedal notes. You will be surprised to learn that bass guitar does not appear at this frequency. The towers are perfectly capable of handling pop music without subwoofers. But I'm sure that some will want to set the crossover to 100 to 150 Hz to get a bass kick. Okay. Irritate your neighbors. But for most listeners, the Klipsch towers are adequate for pop music. However -- I recommend the subwoofer for home theater if you are watching Sicario or Saving Private Ryan. Summary: Subwoofer for home theater, classical music organ pedal, string bass, contrabassoon.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Amazing subwoofer for any surround sound system!

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    I recently purchased two of these 12” Klipsch subwoofers for my home theatre system. What a great addition! The ground literally shakes beneath our feet with these bad boys! You won’t be sorry with these added to your setup! Would highly recommend!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    fantastic quality

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    I’ve had several subwoofers in the past and this one is one of the best performers on the market. i have it paired to a set of old monitors and the sound quality still shocks me. the volume is pretty loud, but the best part is the accuracy and the punch. it hits every note just right.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Gets better and better

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    Initially the bass was terrible and it didn't sound very good but even just an hour into it it smoothed out and was beginning to sound great. I'm now a few hours in and it is getting better and better. To be honest it's almost too big and shakes my media room in my new house. But on the other hand that is the type of bass I wanted.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    A “must buy” purchase

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

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    Brings your entire home theater system the boom it needs to make movies, games and music so much more enjoyment ... I love this bass so much I’m probably gonna buy another one just to make it that much more intense

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  • Rating 4 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Pack a punch

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    This subwoofer is a great buy when on sale. Although its worth the 500 if you ask me. It makes house walls vibrate and rattles the windows

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  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Klipsch subwoofer

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    Simply Amazing..shaking Basssss.. is a excellent addition to our 7.1 surround system.. Great Quality and performance .my setup is complete.........

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  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Powerful

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

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    I have a strong sound system and it seems to do the job just right. Maybe not as clean sounding as the Bose but for the price I got a much strong bass and much more affordable.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Powerful, Clean, Responsive Bass

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Powerful, Price

    This replaced a still-functioning Polk PSW505, with similar specs. I have to say, if I purchased the Klipsch at full price, I would have rated it lower, or even returned it, but for $250 it was a nice upgrade. I now have a matching Klipsch 5.1 surround sound system, and a slightly better sounding subwoofer. The build quality is nice, and the subwoofer looks high quality. The whole thing is lighter than I expected, so I don’t think the enclosure is built from heavy material though. The biggest upgrade is in the quality of bass. Low frequency explosions in movies, or double bass attacks in metal music would turn the Polk muddy sounding. The Klipsch maintains its composure, and produces powerful, clean, responsive bass no matter what I throw at it. Overall, I’m very happy with the performance of this subwoofer for what I paid. I’m not hearing some of those very low bass notes with it only rated down to 29Hz, but I guess I don’t miss them that much when the house is already shaking. From a performance to price standpoint, this subwoofer would be hard to beat at $250. Full price, I would look to an internet-only subwoofer that can get down to 20Hz for the same full price.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Great Sub

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    Owned for less than 1 week when reviewed.

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    This sub completes a true surround setup. It’s response is great and the speaker is aesthetically pleasing.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Deep hard bass

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    I have two connected to Sony 7.1 165 watt x Shakes my doors and windows.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Better than anticipated

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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Price, Sound quality

    I currently have klipsch premiere bookshelves and was on the market for a subwoofer to pair with them for music listening. After seeing the r-120sw was on sale 50% like Black Friday prices, I decided to buy one. I honestly had no intention of keeping it, I figured it was going to just be a 1 note, boomy mess of a subwoofer. To my surprise it sounds very good, has good articulate bass, picks up on the distinguished notes and plays decently deep when it needs to. I can’t stress enough on placement and volume/crossover setup. After listening some more and making more adjustments, gain/crossover and position, I found it to be excellent at the $224 price, I decided to buy a second one. After hooking up the second one, the quality and frequency response increased greatly, very smooth and flat response. I have each set to 9 o’clock on the gain and 60hz crossover to my r-150m’s and they blend perfectly, they don’t overpower them, and the amount of headroom I have is great. Would I have bought them at $449 each, no, I would have went with SVS, but the sale price motivated the purchase. Now knowing how they sound I think they are worth $449 asking price. If you take the time to set up and give the rear port a foot or 2 of space from the back wall, it won’t sound boomy or muddy.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Boom Boom Boom Boom

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    Owned for 5 months when reviewed.

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    For movies, Sound quality

    As John Lee Hooker said in his song "Boom boom boom boom" that's what you get when you buy not one but two of these wall shaking, window shattering, neighbors calling, pets leaving subs. I have movie theater sound in a room that isn't big enough for it and it's fantastic. On top of that I only paid Boom boom, yes that's 50% less booms. Half off and sound like this.... Klipsch is my new favorite speaker brand. I used to own JBL because my rule was to use the same brands the theaters did. Now I'm not so narrow minded. I own a grand total of 10 Klipsch speakers in varying forms. 7.1 surround system to a sound bar with a sub. So far so great. I'm so impressed with their speakers I went online to make sure I was pronouncing the brand correctly. Kleepsh or clipshuh depending on the source. Seriously, consider the size of the room when making speaker decisions. One of these will work for most and you will not be disappointed. But also keep in mind, the speaker is only processing the signal that it gets so a bad signal makes for bad sound. Also get a good subwoofer cable and be prepared to tweak as you need to do with all speakers. A concrete walled room will sound different than a drywall room. Bare or carpeted floors, number of windows in the room etc can all affect sound.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Lifetime speakers

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Sound quality

    I sold electronics many years ago. I had a nice 5.1 surround sound system that I didn't think I would part from. I went into BB looking for appliances, and strolled over to the audio section. Always respected Klipsch, never thinking I would own them. At first I considered just replacing the Sub. After doing that I realized I needed to replace my speakers on stands with towers. I was astounded by the difference! This speaker system is absolutely amazing! Bright Crystal clear highs, strong mids, and bass you can feel in your chest. Coming from someone who made a living from selling audio for a decade, this is a phenomenal experience I enjoy coming home to every day!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Klipsch 12" subwoofer

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    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Sound quality

    Nice deep, clear and crisp bass. I really like the "On, Off, Auto" switch on the back. I set it on "Auto" so the subwoofer will power on automatically when it senses a received signal. Very pleased with its performance.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    The perfect bass for my system !!!

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, For movies, Sound quality

    The videos and movies sound another level ... I am very happy

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Good subwoofer

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    Owned for 2 weeks when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    For movies, Sound quality

    Bought this subwoofer 50% off to add to my denon 7.2 system . Now i have 2 subwoofer connected to my movie room after adjusting it and it sound great. With 2 subwoofer it make the sound fuller and it will make your couch move.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    I want another!!!

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

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    For movies, Sound quality

    I hesitated on the 12 over a 10. Glad I got the 12. Sounds amazing, great for movies and real sweet for sound. (Why I bought this reference series) I'm using it mainly for music. Don't hesitate, I will say for the extra money, the spl line is way better. But again, I'd buy another for my music room. Upstairs, I use one spl 10. My wife cringes at times as it punches her! I love it. I could only imagine 2 10s upstairs lol Love klipsch, awesome speakers. The reference series sound great, better than the competition.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Boom

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    Owned for less than 1 week when reviewed.

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    Powerful, Sound quality

    Sounds great got it on sale half off what a steal at $250...works perfect with my klipsch r-51pm powered bookshelfs

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    I would recommend this to a friend