DSW Pro 660 vs HTS 12

Hi,

Room size: 23 X 13
Towers: S60
Center: S35
Denon Receiver
Surrounds : Fluance bipolar and infinity in roof (atmos)
HTS10 ( Just sold it as it did not meet expectation)


i would want to get 2 subs now. I am in market and between one of the below 3 option

1. Two DSW 660
2. Two HTS 12
3. SVS PB 2000 ( one number)

Please suggest me.

Can DSW 660 perform better than HTS 12? on the paper DSW can go lower than HTS but shopkeeper told me that in reality HTS perform better.

DSW is fairly older sub so I am unsure if I go ahead with this.

Alternately, if I go for a single SVS in place of 2*HTS or DSW is it worth?

Please help. Trying to figure this out for long time without many open questions.

Cheers



Comments

  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,211
    Go with the SVS.
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony 4k BRP
    Tad 803 bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
    Sonos

    Music-

    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 6,962
    #3. One and done...
    HT/Main- Panny 50" G10 Plasma, Pioneer SC-1222k AVR, Panny DMP-BD60 BDP, Polk LS90 mains, CS350LS center, LS/fx side surrounds, LS50 surround backs, SVS 25-31PC+ sub, Harmony One

    Office Rig- Marantz 2252B, Denon 2910, Kenwood KD2070 TT, Polk RTA 12B's/ RTA8t
  • rooftop59rooftop59 Posts: 4,279
    Yep, the one SVS will out perform either dual subs. It will both go lower and hit harder and louder.
    HT Rig:
    Denon AVR-X4200w; Parasound HCA-1205A; Arcam rDac; Mains: Dynaudio Emit 10 + MartinLogan Dynamo (original) sub; Center - Def Tech Procenter 1000; Heights, Center Surround - Klipsch KHC - 6 In-Ceiling; Surrounds - Monoprice in-ceiling; Sub - SVS PB10-ISD; Sony BDP-S390, FireTV gen 2

    Master Bedroom
    Marantz SR-5007; Audiosource Amp Two, PSB Imagine Mini, Boston VR-10 center, NHT Super One CI surrounds, ACI Titan subwoofer, FireTV, Arcam rDac; Bryson BPD-1
  • cfrizzcfrizz Posts: 12,931
    SVS all the way.
    Sunfire TGP III PrePro, Sunfire Cinema Grand Signature 405wpc 5 ch. Amp, Oppo 103 BluRay, Rotel RCD-1072 CDP, Sony Bravia KDL-40R510C TV, Polk S60 Main Speakers, Boston VR-920 Center Channel, SVS NSD-12 SB12 Subwoofer, Polk DSW 400 Subwoofer, Polk FXi-3 Surround Speakers
  • venkat162venkat162 Posts: 4
    Thank you gentlemen. Noted about SVS !!! if I need to choose between the two polk woofers, what is recomended? DSW or HTS?
  • mdaudioguymdaudioguy Posts: 4,414
    The DSW subs are very capable (and underrated). Haven't heard the HTS, but something about the look of the series doesn't impress.
    7.1 - polk RTi10 x 3 (LCR) : FXi3 x 2 : RTi4 x 4 : Sunfire SDS-12 : Yamaha Aventage RX-A2040 : Adcom GFA-7500 : Squeezebox Touch : DIRECTV : Roku SE : Panasonic PT-AX200U PJ @ 120"
    5.1 - Definitive Technology ProMonitor 800 x 4 : ProCenter 1000 : Klipsch Sub-10 : Pioneer Elite SC-91: DIRECTV : LG OLED55B6P : Roku Premiere+
    Garage Duty - polk Monitor 10s : Pioneer A-717 Integrated Amp : Squeezebox Classic
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,211
    venkat162 wrote: »
    Thank you gentlemen. Noted about SVS !!! if I need to choose between the two polk woofers, what is recomended? DSW or HTS?

    Why is that ? Subwoofers don't have to voice match speakers, there is no voices in them. :)
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony 4k BRP
    Tad 803 bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
    Sonos

    Music-

    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
  • rooftop59rooftop59 Posts: 4,279
    Just from specs, price, build quality, I think the dsw subs are superior. But go svs or hsu if at all possible...
    HT Rig:
    Denon AVR-X4200w; Parasound HCA-1205A; Arcam rDac; Mains: Dynaudio Emit 10 + MartinLogan Dynamo (original) sub; Center - Def Tech Procenter 1000; Heights, Center Surround - Klipsch KHC - 6 In-Ceiling; Surrounds - Monoprice in-ceiling; Sub - SVS PB10-ISD; Sony BDP-S390, FireTV gen 2

    Master Bedroom
    Marantz SR-5007; Audiosource Amp Two, PSB Imagine Mini, Boston VR-10 center, NHT Super One CI surrounds, ACI Titan subwoofer, FireTV, Arcam rDac; Bryson BPD-1
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