R-610F is a 2-way Passive Bass Reflex Floor-standing speaker by Klipsch. It features a 1.0" Tweeter and 1 x 6.5" Copper-spun IMG Woofer. The speaker has a frequency range of 45-21k Hz and a sensitivity of 94 dB. Klipsch R-610F has an MSRP of 778$ per pair.
R-610F is a member of Klipsch's Reference (R) series of Passive speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
Klipsch Reference (R) Series Speakers
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Klipsch R-610F has a Frequency response range of 45-21k Hz at ±3dB and Power Range of up to 85 watts. At a minimum frequency of 45 Hz, R-610F will provide an average bass depth so depending on your use case, you may consider supplementing your system with a subwoofer.
To focus on the potential subwoofers that are in a similar price range with Klipsch R-610F, check the Powered Subwoofers under $1000. Alternatively, find theFull list of Powered Subwoofers regardless from the price.
Here we have a comparison of how R-610F's Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
Among the speakers in our database with a max MSRP price of 1000$ (Pair), these are the 5 Passive Floor-standing speakers that have the deeper bass levels than the Klipsch R-610F's 45Hz:
Impedance and Sensitivity
Klipsch R-610F's nominal impedance level is 8 ohms and has a sensitivity of 94 dB.
Is the Klipsch Reference R-610F an easy to drive speaker?
8 Ohms is pretty much the standard impedance amongst stereo speakers and amplifiers so Klipsch Reference R-610F is not considered a difficult to drive speaker from nominal Impedance perspective.
94dB of Klipsch Reference R-610F is considered a high sensitivity compared to average stereo speaker which makes R-610F an easy to drive from Sensitivity perspective. If you are planning to power your speaker with a Tube amp which are generally very low power, the Klipsch R-610F will be a good choice.
R-610F features Post type connectors. Bi-amping and Bi-wiring is not possible.
Klipsch R-610F Speaker Size: Weight and Dimensions
Klipsch R-610F has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 37-1/16 x 9-3/8 x 14-1/2inch (942.0 x 239.0 x 369.0mm ). Each speaker weighs 16.36kg / 36lbs.
Base Surface Area and Volume
Base surface area of a loudspeaker may become a determining factor when the space in your room or desk is limited.
The base area of Klipsch R-610F is approximately 881.9cm2 / 136.7inch2.
To have a better perspective on the real life size of Klipsch R-610F, let's compare it with a standard size Compact Disc which has a diameter of 4.7inch (120mm).
Here we place the Klipsch R-610F virtually next to a standard width amplifier and turntable on a media center to get a better idea about the size.
Here we have a comparison of how R-610F's weight compared with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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Cabinet type and Materials
Klipsch R-610F has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet and MDF/Wood-grain vinyl finish. Bass Reflex type loudspeakers (aka Ported, Vented or Reflex Port) have enclosures that uses a port, hole or vent cut into the cabinet. Ported designs are generally more efficient than the Sealed designs.
Klipsch R-610F comes with 2 Feet
which you can use to secure your loudspeaker on the surface that you are putting on.
It is always recommended to use some kind of feet under all types of speakers. Besides limiting the movement of the speakers, it also compensates for non-flat surfaces and limits the contact surface area of the speaker. Rubber based feet also help isolating the vibrations within certain frequency ranges.
Klipsch R-610F is a rear-firing port speaker so you have to make sure you leave enough space between the back of the speaker and wall or bookshelf so that it has room to breathe.
Klipsch R-610F is available in Black.
R-610F comes with grilles. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound pass as clearly as possible.
What's in the Box of Klipsch R-610F?
Here are the items that are included inside the box of R-610F:
Floorstanding loudspeakerGrille (installed)2 Feet4 ScrewsQuick Setup GuideImportant Safety InstructionsWarranty InformationLoudspeaker Feet note
For more information about how to setup, use and maintain the Klipsch Reference R-610F, use the direct link below to download the official manual document:
Download User Manual for Klipsch R-610F
Official Product Page
Official manufacturer's product page for the Klipsch Reference R-610F speaker can be found below:
Official Product Page for Klipsch R-610F
5 Years of parts warranty and 5 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.