RW-100SW is a Ported type Powered Subwoofer by Klipsch with a frequency range of 27-125 Hz. It features 1 x 10" Copper-spun IMG Woofer, and powered by a 225 watts amplifier.
RW-100SW is a member of Klipsch's Reference (R) series of Powered subwoofers. Below you can see the main specs of these subwoofers as well as review and comparison links.
Klipsch Reference (R) Series Subwoofers
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Klipsch RW-100SW has a Frequency response range of 27-125 Hz at ±3dB. With the help of its 1 x 10-inch driver and 225 watts RMS amplifier, the RW-100SW can go as low as 27 Hz which doesn't quite offer full range sound (20Hz-2kHZ) but it gets really close.
Here we have a comparison of how RW-100SW's Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
Among all subwoofers in our database with a max MSRP price of 500$, these are the 4 Powered Subwoofer models that can reach deeper bass levels than the Klipsch RW-100SW's 27Hz:
Klipsch RW-100SW has a variable Low-pass filter (LFP) which lets you choose a frequency level between Fixed Hz in order to block any frequencies above that point from reaching the amplifier.
Klipsch RW-100SW also features a High-pass filter (HFP) working at N/A Hz, used to block any frequencies below that point.
Inputs and Outputs
- PreampLevel Inputs: Stereo RCA/LFE
- SpeakerLevel Inputs: No
- SpeakerLevel Outputs: No
- Wireless: No
Klipsch RW-100SW lets you make a wireless connection to your system without the need for an external adapter which is great way to minimize the cables running around.
Klipsch RW-100SW External Dimensions and Weight
Klipsch RW-100SW has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 15-1/16inch x 15-1/16inch x 18-9/16inch (383.0 x 383.0 x 472.0mm ).
Base Surface Area
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 RW-100SW is approximately 1807.8cm2 / 280.2inch2.
To get a better perspective on the real life size of Klipsch RW-100SW, let's compare it with a standard size Compact Disc which has a diameter of 4.7inch (120mm).
Here we place the Klipsch RW-100SW virtually next to a standard width amplifier and turntable on a media center to get a better idea about the size.
The Klipsch RW-100SW weighs 17.73kg / 39lbs. Weight of a subwoofer is an important factor when you need to move and reposition the unit often to find the optimal positioning, also known as 'Subwoofer Crawling'. Here is a comparison of how RW-100SW's weight compares with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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Cabinet type and Materials
Klipsch RW-100SW has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet. Ported subwoofers are generally accepted to be more suitable for home theatre systems whereas the sealed designs are preferred for music oriented systems.
Klipsch RW-100SW is a front-firing port speaker , which gives you more flexibility compared to rear firing speakers when you need to place it close against a wall or other surfaces.
Does the Klipsch RW-100SW come with a Grille?
RW-100SW comes with grilles. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound to pass as clearly as possible.
What's in the Box of Klipsch RW-100SW?
Here are the items that are included inside the box of RW-100SW:
Wireless powered subGrille (installed)5-feet AC power cordUser ManualImportant Safety InstructionsWarranty Information
Here is a list of accessories that we think you may need for the Klipsch Reference Wireless RW-100SW.
2 Years of parts warranty and 2 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.