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Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars with 682 reviews

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  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Fantastic

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

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    I purchased these as surround speakers to complete my 5.1 setup. I have them sitting atop Sanus 24” stands for medium sized speakers. Places them at a perfect height for sitting on the couch.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Speakers For Hi-Fi Listening

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    I Love My Klipsch R-51M Passive Speakers it Worked Well With a Stereo Receiver With My Turntable Plugged in To Listen To Vinyl

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    No, I would not recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Big Sound

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    I decided to buy these even when I could not select the R-51Ms independently on the display in my local Bestbuy. I got them home, hooked them up, and was blown away. I did get the 10" R-100 sub-woofer to round out the sound, but even by themselves, the R-51Ms have an incredible dynamic range and can keep pace with very heavy music and bass lines without distorting. For $217.00, I'm hard-pressed to find any other bookshelf speaker that will stand up to this superb example of modern audio craftsmanship. Good job, Klipsch!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Bookshelf Speakers for Rear Channel

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Price, Size, Sound quality

    I needed some speakers to use for rears that would somewhat match tonally with my Klipsch RP-150m fronts and RP-500C center. I was on a budget and got these for half price Black Friday. Timbre matching is not as critical for the rear speakers but these seem to be voiced similarly to the Reference Premiere line. Even when I listen to my SACDs in 5.1, the music pans from front to rear, the speakers blend in perfectly. Only complaint is on stock photos, there appears to be a keyhole on the back to hang the speakers on the wall. There is no keyhole on the back of the speakers so you have to come up with your own mounting method if you need to hang them. The magnetic grille covers are a nice touch that's rare in the price range. I appreciate the full size tweeter horn vs the smaller ones used on the previous R-15M, it really improved the tweeter dispersion. Really great speakers for the price that sound bigger than they are.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great value, a tad directional

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    Price, Sound quality, Surround sound

    I got these half off during the Black Friday promotion. At half price they are an exceptional value. I personally bought two pair to use as side and rear surround speakers, in conjunction with higher grade Klipsch Reference Premier RP-250F front and RP-450C center speakers. They fill this role well, with very similar sound completing the sound stage for gaming and movies. I've also seen these demo'd in a store playing rock and roll tracks in a 2.1 configuration as primary front speakers along with a subwoofer. I was shocked at how much volume they put out into the large open space and sounded great paired with a sub. My only reservation is I will say Klipsch seem pretty directional. If I walk from my open concept living room into my kitchen, there is a change in the character of the sound once you aren't 'in the zone'. Your experience may vary depending on your room characteristics. The attached picture shows how their similar dimensions and design compares to the RP-250F.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Impressive

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    Design, Sound quality

    For such a small speaker, this make big, beautiful noise. Klipsch is the standard bearer in my opinion, and growing up hearing my uncle’s ginormous Klipschorns at both ends of his living room. Proud to have these (along with my Bose 301s) hooked up to my ‘Quadrophonic’ system.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Best Sounding Bookshelfs

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    Sound quality

    over the course of several years I have heard tons of different bookshelf speakers. I would say that probably most people's home theater systems are built with bookshelf speakers. they give you the flexibility of placement that floorstanding speakers cannot and give you as good or sometimes better quality than some floorstanders. most of the bookshelfs I have had in the past have typically been 4.5 inch woofer bookshelfs. So usually on the smaller size. So when I received these I was a bit worried they would be too big as these were 5.25 woofers. I was pleasantly surpised at how compact the speakers were and how good they look. They also sound awesome, and I they sound great as left and right speakers. I use them as surrounds in my system but if someone wanted them for their fronts they would work great for that. If you are looking for some great bookshelf speakers for a home theater or to listen to music you cant go wrong with these.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    High Quality

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    Owned for 2 weeks when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Sound quality, Surround sound

    I bought a pair of these speakers to set em up as my surround speakers in my home theater system, the sound of these speakers is amazing!, Plus they look awesome!, I'm very happy with my purchase, would definitely buy again if need and will recommend them to anyone who really knows to appreciate high quality sound!!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great for Left and Right Surround Speakers

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    Sound quality, Surround sound

    The Klipsch R51M speakers are part of the Reference II speaker collection. They make for perfect side surround sound speakers in a 5.1 or 7.1 channel surround sound system. They look great with their black wood case and copper Klipsch nameplate. They sound crisp, clear and have plenty of loudness. I highly recommend the entire Reference II speaker collection.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great sounding speakers!

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Sound quality

    I bought a pair of other (unnamed) speakers from Amazon that had hundreds of 5-star reviews, but when I received mine they sounded terrible; muddy and flat. I know speakers well enough to know they weren't simply a faulty set of speakers, but rather hundreds of people out there have no concept of what true high-fidelity sounds like. After returning the terrible speakers I went to Best Buy and bought these amazing sounding Klipsch speakers and I couldn't be happier! As a musician, I would never consider buying a guitar online without having first played it in person, so I'm not sure why I would take the word of people I do not know and buy a set of unheard speakers online, but I know I'll never do it again. Amazon can be great for many purchases, but for anything audio, go to your nearest Best Buy store to listen first.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Best speakers I have ever owned

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Sound quality

    My first love is music, and sound quality is very important to me. My first career was in music, performing, working with other musicians and friends, record stores and music stores, running sound, recording music. I will tell you now that these speakers are perfect with my Yamaha receiver/amp. I got these on sale, but even at their MSRP, they are worth it! I want the floor speakers next! I also paired these with the Polk center speaker. Fantastic! I have actually had these since the beginning of August. My records sound incredible.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Big Sound, little box

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    Sound quality, Surround sound

    These Very efficient small speakers put out a big sound! Great for surround sound system!

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Good Surround back sound

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    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

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    Pros mentioned:
    Sound quality, Surround sound

    Love the clear sound and solid voice that the speakers have.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    ok, just short, there awesome, perfect ...

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    Sound quality, Surround sound

    the all round sound is awesome. great mid range and will take the power with no distortion. and lower volumes, you get the same, very nice for a surround sound.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Bookshelf Speakers

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    Sound quality

    Love the updated look from the R-15M. Klipsch has added the Magnetic grill from the RP series. The black and gold looks so god, you probably won't use the grill though. Sound quality has improved, to my ear over the previous model as well. Some people say Klipsch's sound "bright" but I'm a fan of the sound, the high efficiency give you a lot of boom for the wattage. I use them in a 7.2 setup, with these as l/r (moved the r-15m's out to l/r surround) and am happy with their performance.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    The Best Open Box Speakers

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Sound quality

    I purchased a pair of these speakers as an open box and the sound is so clear! The price was too good to pass up. They are the best open box speakers I have ever purchased!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Fantastic surround speakers!

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    Sound quality, Surround sound

    I bought 2 pair of these to replace my Infinity surround and rear surround speakers that were close to 20 years old. Man what a difference!! I mean I thought there was going to be a difference but I was blown away by how much of a difference there was! Going from speakers that just had tweeters and woofers to a speaker that had horns it was just amazing! Much more clarity and I noticed that I didn't have to turn my receiver up as loud as I use to. These speakers are great and I highly recommend them!

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    They're Klipsches, Make No Mistake.

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    Bought these for a modest 2-channel system driven by a 120-watt Pioneer receiver in a 12' x 12' den. They're bright, forward treble, highly efficient bookshelf speakers, They're Klipsches, and they sound like it. Close your eyes, and you can point to each instrument in the precise location the recording engineer placed it. The bass is solid, but never oppressive. Careful placement is helpful, at listening height and at least a foot or two from side and rear walls. Sound best when paired with a modest sub-woofer. An awful lot of musical bang for the buck.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great speakers!

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Great sound for the money, even if these are the only speakers you're using. They fill my home office with plenty of sound that is fuller and richer than the sound provided by the smaller Sony speakers they replaced. They were easily worth the money I spent.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Klipsch has always been number one

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    Owned for 1 year when reviewed.

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    Klipsch has always been number one for me just because you get such a premium sound with a great look, with that copper spun woofer it's so great having a nice set of speakers that always has that big punch and kick to it that has very good Clarity and high pitch sound, obviously there's probably much out there that you can get, but for this price they always been a great speaker that sound amazing and it's always been there for me when I need a great kick, especially for being small I use them for left and right Channel

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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