This product is a vintage Polk model and is not available for sale, but it may still be available in some stores as a closeout or used product. The following text is taken from the original sales brochure for this product and does not reflect current availability. If you happen to have any question or concerns about this product, or any other Polk Audio product, feel free to contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-377-7655 Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm EST
Two-way, three-driver Center Channel Speaker
Center Speakers That Give Everyone A Front Row Seat
The CS245i, with Polk's exclusive Dynamic Balance Tri-Laminate tweeter technology (vapor deposited micro-layers of stainless steel and aluminum), blends perfectly with Polk RTi main speakers. Its smooth response and high power handling make it the perfect center piece of any home theater system. It boasts smooth, neutral response; high efficiency, and clear, detailed sound -- even for off-axis listening positions.
The CS245i features:
- Magnetic shielding for safe placement on or near your TV without fear of picture interference
- Composite Dynamic Balance drivers for wide response and low distortion
- Dynamic Balance Tri-Laminate Tweeter technology with vapor deposited micro-layers of stainless steel and aluminum for clear, detailed highs
- Low profile design for unobtrusive placement
- Cascade Tapered Driver Array maintains wide horizontal dispersion so that every listener in the room hears clear, detailed sound
- Timbre matched to other Polk speakers for seamless, lifelike imaging
- Available in Black finish to match most TV cabinets
- 5-way binding post inputs for the most secure wire connections
To get exceptional home theater performance from your multi-channel speaker setup, you need a Center Channel Speaker with the same sonic characteristics as the rest of your speakers. The Polk Audio CS Series of Center Channel Speakers is timbre matched, sonically identical, to other Polk Audio speakers. The CS Series uses the same components that are used in other Polk Audio speakers, as well as our exclusive Dynamic Balance technology to ensure seamless, realistic imaging. Wide dispersion components deliver clean, clear sound to every listener no matter where they're sitting in the room -- even off-axis.
|Type||Dynamic Balance® Tri-laminate, shielded|
|Mid / Woofer|
|Diameter||5 1/4" (13.34cm)|
|Type||Dynamic Balance® drivers, shielded|
|Total Frequency Response||52Hz - 26kHz|
|Upper -3dB Limit||25 kHz|
|Lower -3dB Limit||55 Hz|
|Nominal Impedance||8 ohms|
|Recommended Amplifier Power||10 -180 watts per channel|
|Inputs||5-way binding posts|
|Height||6 3/8" (16.19cm)|
|Width||16 3/4" (42.55cm)|
|Depth||9 1/4" (23.50cm)|
|Unit of Measure||each|
|Total Shipping Weight||20.00 pounds|
|Speaker Warranty||Limited, 5 years parts and labor|
Specifications, dimensions and features subject to change without notice. For more information call us at 1-800-377-7655 (USA and Canada). Outside of North America call +1 (410) 358-3600.
View all Professional Reviews
etown.com, July 2000
"...this center speaker is a solid value, as well as an admirable performer...The CS245i's considerable resolution and articulation pulled me into movie soundtracks."
Stereo Review's Sound & Vision, December 2000
"...the CS245i is a very good center speaker..."
This product is considered a "Recent" or "Vintage" Polk Audio model. It is not a part of our current product lineup. It may still be available in some stores as a "close out" or "used" product. Information provided here about this product may not reflect current realities and does not imply availability. If you happen to have a question or concern about this product, contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-377-7655 M-F 9am - 5:30pm EST. Chances are we remember it.
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