Bookshelf

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

R15

Two-way bookshelf loudspeaker

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Incredible Sound/Affordable Price

Building incredible-sounding speakers at reasonable prices has made Polk Audio a powerhouse in the audio industry. The R Series Loudspeaker models continue the Polk tradition of using high quality materials and excellent fundamental engineering to deliver exceptional sound at an exceptional value.

R Series Loudspeakers are perfect for building starter systems, or for small room or multi-room applications. With the addition of a PSW Series powered subwoofer, you can assemble an impressive home theater system on a budget. Use them as surrounds in a den or bedroom system. Wall mount them in your workshop or basement rumpus room for “industrial strength� durability and great sound.

The R15 Features:

With a minimum of fuss and expense, R Series speakers ably reproduce accurate sound with impressive volume, in attractive, solidly built cabinets finished in basic black.

  • Superior home theater and music performance.
  • Polk Audio's exclusive Dynamic Balance drivers and tweeters for wide response and low distortion.
  • Rubber driver surrounds for a lifetime of reliable high performance.
  • Wide dispersion drivers and tweeters project sound over a wide area so every listener in a room hears open, “box-less,â€? three-dimensional sound.
  • Front mounted bass port for deep, punchy bass.
  • High efficiency design allows them to be driven by unpretentious amplifiers and receivers, revealing that classic Polk sound...open, spacious and clear.
  • Magnetically shielded for safe placement near TVs and computer monitors.
  • 5-way binding posts provide a wide array of secure wire-hook up options.
  • Built-in keyhole slot for quick and easy wall mounting.

Driver Complement

Tweeter
Quantity
Diameter3/4" (1.91cm) 
TypeDynamic Balance silk/polymer composite dome, shielded 
Mid / Woofer
Quantity
Diameter5 1/4" (13.34cm) 
TypeDynamic Balance mineral filled polymer composite cone driver, shielded 

Electrical

Total Frequency Response60Hz - 24kHz 
Upper -3dB Limit20 kHz
Lower -3dB Limit65 Hz
Nominal Impedance8 ohms
Efficiency89 dB
Recommended Amplifier Power20 - 100 watts per channel
Inputs5-way binding posts 

Amplifier Specs

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Dimensions

Cabinet Dimensions
Height10 5/8" (26.99cm) 
Width6 1/2" (16.51cm) 
Depth7 1/4" (18.41cm) 
Mounting OptionsWall mount with integrated key-hole slot 

Shipping

Unit of Measurepair 
Total Shipping Weight17.00 pounds
Recommended Accessories30 - 36 inch speaker stands 

Warranty

Speaker Warranty5 years parts and labor (original purchaser) 

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.

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