In this review, we will be comparing specifications of S20 and SVS Prime, two Bookshelf cameras from Polk Audio and SVS.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Polk S20 and SVS Prime before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Polk S20 and SVS Prime compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both S20 and SVS Prime are 2-way speakers. S20 features a 1" Terylene high-res dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Mica-reinforced polypropylene Woofer . On the other hand, SVS Prime features a 1" aluminum Hard-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2300 Hz.
S20 has a frequency range of 39-40k Hz whereas SVS Prime has a frequency range of 48-25k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
S20 and SVS Prime has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. S20 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and SVS Prime's is at 87 dBd B.
S20 has a power range of 20-125 watts RMS whereas SVS Prime has a power range of 25-150 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
S20 features 5-way post type posts and SVS Prime has a 5-way post type posts. None of these speakers feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both S20 and SVS Prime features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.