In this review, we will be comparing specifications of RP-400M and L100, two Bookshelf cameras from Klipsch and Polk Audio.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Klipsch RP-400M and Polk L100 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Klipsch RP-400M and Polk L100 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both RP-400M and L100 are 2-way speakers. RP-400M features a 1" Tractrix Horn Tweeter and 1 4" Cerametallic Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 1500 Hz. On the other hand, L100 features a 1" Ring Radiator Tweeter and 1 5.25" Polypropylene Woofer .
RP-400M has a frequency range of 52-25k Hz whereas L100 has a frequency range of 57-38k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
RP-400M is a 8 ohms speaker compared to L100 which has a nominal impedance of 4 ohms. These two speakers also have different sensitivity levels. RP-400M sensitivity is rated at 93 dB and L100's is at 85.5 dB dB.
RP-400M has a power range of 50 watts RMS whereas L100 has a power range of 30-160 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
RP-400M features Dual Binding Posts type posts and L100 has a Dual Binding Posts type posts. None of these speakers feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both RP-400M and L100 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.