Signature S20 & S15 And competetives from RTiA

shabyshaby Posts: 6
Hi,
How are you?

1. I want to know if by your opinion and/or feeling there is A tangible(hope it the right term) defference between the S20 & S15?

2. RTiA series stands at the "same line" +- with Signature?
If do - what would be the competetive model? (for S10&S20)

3. The S20 feels really heavy.
Is it something that I need to be aware of in A matter of the cabinet that hanges to the wall and THE WALL needs to "carry" cabinet&Amp&3 sp(centre too)?

Thank you very much!

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  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 2,809
    shaby wrote: »
    Hi,
    How are you?
    I am just swell. How about you?

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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 39,985
    shaby wrote: »
    Hi,
    How are you?

    1. I want to know if by your opinion and/or feeling there is A tangible(hope it the right term) defference between the S20 & S15?

    2. RTiA series stands at the "same line" +- with Signature?
    If do - what would be the competetive model? (for S10&S20)

    3. The S20 feels really heavy.
    Is it something that I need to be aware of in A matter of the cabinet that hanges to the wall and THE WALL needs to "carry" cabinet&Amp&3 sp(centre too)?

    Thank you very much!

    The S20 has a tad more bass and a bit bigger sound.

    The RTiA series is aimed more for home theater while the Signature series isn’t as hot up top, so a bit better for music.

    The S20 is a stand mount speaker, not a wall mount.

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  • shabyshaby Posts: 6
    @Viking64 Am I missing something?

    @F1nut Thanks for your answer (:

    The S20 has a tad more bass and a bit bigger sound.
    My needs are HT.

    I listened to the S20 And yet To the RTiA .
    I was impressed from the S20 - sounds lilke much more than 249$ sp.

    I had no plane to mount to use stand mount.
    The sp will sit on the cabinet.

    Although the S20 is A bit better for music and I liked it?
    Do you(and others) think that it better to find A shop that have the RTiA and to try it too?(which model is at the "same line" +- with Signature?)

    ?

    Thanks very much!
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 2,809
    shaby wrote: »
    @Viking64 Am I missing something?
    I'm just saying "How are you?" to a new member. :)
  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 39,985
    shaby wrote: »
    @Viking64 Am I missing something?

    @F1nut Thanks for your answer (:

    The S20 has a tad more bass and a bit bigger sound.
    My needs are HT.

    I listened to the S20 And yet To the RTiA .
    I was impressed from the S20 - sounds lilke much more than 249$ sp.

    I had no plane to mount to use stand mount.
    The sp will sit on the cabinet.

    Although the S20 is A bit better for music and I liked it?
    Do you(and others) think that it better to find A shop that have the RTiA and to try it too?(which model is at the "same line" +- with Signature?)

    ?

    Thanks very much!

    I think you'll be happy with the Signature series.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


  • shabyshaby Posts: 6
    Viking64 wrote: »
    I'm just saying "How are you?" to a new member. :)
    <3 :)
  • cfrizzcfrizz Posts: 12,960
    Welcome to Club Polk Shaby!

    The Signature Series is outstanding for both music and movies. They managed to make a speaker that puts out very decent bass, and the tweeter is crystal clear without being overly sharp.

    If you are doing movies, I would strongly recommend having a sub to handle the lower end, which will allow the drivers in the speakers to handle the mid bass that they were designed to handle.
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  • mrlorenmrloren Posts: 1,405
    I went from RTi's to the Signature line. My wife and I like the Signature line a lot better.
    When I was a kid my parents told me to turn it down. Now I'm an adult and my kids tell me to turn it down.

    Family Room:
    Samsung UN60H,
    Marantz SR5010, Emotiva BasX-A300
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    Main: Polk Signature S60
    Center: Polk CSi-A6
    Front High TC80i
    Rear: Polk MC80
    Sub: HSU VTF3-MK5

    Bed Room;
    Sony KDF-E42A10,
    Marantz SR5010, BDP-S270
    Main: Polk Signature S20
    Center: Polk Signature S35
    Rear: Polk R15
    Sub: HSU STF-2

    Working Warehouse;
    Sony 2100ES
    Polk RTi4 about 15' up the wall
    Old sony 12" Sub
    Mini tower PC with 400GB of music
  • shabyshaby Posts: 6
    edited July 25
    The set would be:
    Front: S20
    Surround: S10
    Center: S30
    Sub: my current one - Cambridge Audio X200 subwoofer(Bc's I dont have space under the cabinet and Is just incredible **not only for his sizes)

    Thank you All so much!!!!
  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 39,985
    Let us know what you think after you get it all set up.
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  • shabyshaby Posts: 6
    edited July 25
    Sure!
    Hope my responde on 7-10 days from now would jump it into the top

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  • shabyshaby Posts: 6
    Must say the final thoughts(or just one ;))
    OUTSTANDING !!!
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