In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Bronze 1 and RTi A1, two Bookshelf cameras from Monitor Audio and Polk Audio.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Monitor Audio Bronze 1 and Polk RTi A1 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Monitor Audio Bronze 1 and Polk RTi A1 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Bronze 1 and RTi A1 are 2-way speakers. Bronze 1 features a 1" Dome Tweeter and 1 5.5" C-CAM Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2700 Hz. On the other hand, RTi A1 features a 1" silk polymer composite Dome Tweeter and 1 5.25" Polymer composite Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 1900 Hz.
Bronze 1 has a frequency range of 55-30k Hz whereas RTi A1 has a frequency range of 60-26k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Bronze 1 and RTi A1 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. Bronze 1 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and RTi A1's is at 89 dBd B.
Bronze 1 has a power range of 20-70 watts RMS whereas RTi A1 has a power range of 20-125 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
RTi A1 features Pair of Dual 5-way Binding Posts - Gold-Plated posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. Bronze 1 has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position