Sonos SUB vs Polk Audio PSW505

Polk Audio PSW505
Polk Audio PSW505 review

Aug 28, 2018

I had the opportunity to take the Polk Audio PSW505 on my test. This model with a 12-inch driver from the PSW subwoofer series. Polk Audio produces high-quality products that have always received war...

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Common

Product

Sonos SUB
Polk Audio PSW505

Model

SUB
PSW505

Brand

Sonos
Polk Audio

Rating

4.6 of 5
4.3 of 5

Reviews

362
2266

General

Amplification type

active
active

Detachable grilles

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

250

Maximal output power (RMS), W

480

Audio amplifier output power, W

360

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

85

Impedance, Ohm

4

Frequency response, Hz

25-200
25-160

Crossover frequency, Hz

60-125

Driver

Driver quantity

2
1

Driver size, in

6
12

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

has not
has not

Connections

RCA LFE inputs

1

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

1

RCA outputs

XLR inputs (pair)

XLR outputs (pair)

Wireless

Bi-amp

Speaker outputs (pair)

2

Speaker inputs (pair)

2

Controls

Volume

Subwoofer phase

Low-pass filter

Main power switch

Material

Body material

MDF

Woofer composition

polymer

Colors

black
black

Enclosure type

sealed
sealed

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

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

38.9 x 40 x 15.8/15.3 x 15.8 x 6.2
40.9 x 38.4 x 46.2/18.2 x 15.2 x 16.2

Width, kg/pounds

16/36.3
19.5/43

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