New Polk Audio "Legend" Speaker Series shown at 2019 Hong Kong High End Audio Video Show

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  • Nightfall
    Nightfall Posts: 10,073
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    F1nut wrote: »
    Keep guessing.

    We'll find out for sure Friday.

    Did I guess right?
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

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  • F1nut
    F1nut Posts: 49,898
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    Yes
    Political Correctness'.........defined

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  • hochpt21
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    It’s a new SRT system.
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  • Toolfan66
    Toolfan66 Posts: 16,976
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    It’s a photoshopped photo, seriously I’m not buying it..
  • Polkitup2
    Polkitup2 Posts: 1,620
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    The photo is straight from the Polk Audio facebook site.
  • F1nut
    F1nut Posts: 49,898
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    Polkitup2 wrote: »
    The photo is straight from the Polk Audio facebook site.

    So?
    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."


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  • Toolfan66
    Toolfan66 Posts: 16,976
    edited September 2019
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    Polkitup2 wrote: »
    The photo is straight from the Polk Audio facebook site.

    Well since it’s on the Polk Audio Facebook site it can’t be altered, and I’m just wrong..

    My apologies.. Carry on...

  • Polkitup2
    Polkitup2 Posts: 1,620
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    It appears to be Polkaudio that posted it. Why they would they post a fake photo?
  • Nightfall
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    Because Polk are also trolls.
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

    Village Idiot of Club Polk
  • Polkitup2
    Polkitup2 Posts: 1,620
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    Maybe just a teaser then...
  • Polkitup2
    Polkitup2 Posts: 1,620
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    Or a friggin conspiracy. F1 learned photoshop and then conspired with Polk to post an altered image to throw us off track!
  • F1nut
    F1nut Posts: 49,898
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    I'm not 100% on what details Polk will release on Friday, but I've got lots of juicy details, which I can reveal after the official announcement.
    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."


    President of Club Polk

  • Polkitup2
    Polkitup2 Posts: 1,620
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    F1nut wrote: »
    I'm not 100% on what details Polk will release on Friday, but I've got lots of juicy details, which I can reveal after the official announcement.

    Cool
  • vcwatkins
    vcwatkins Posts: 1,993
    edited September 2019
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    These are from the Twitter feed (30k following):
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  • pitdogg2
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    Polkitup2 wrote: »
    It appears to be Polkaudio that posted it. Why they would they post a fake photo?

    Marketing 101. Build anticipation.
  • nooshinjohn
    nooshinjohn Posts: 25,169
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    I like that the design of the cabinet will prevent the tops from being used for houseplants and cup-holders.
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  • Nightfall
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    FestYboy wrote: »
    This is the TOTL and what I saw in November of '17. The layout is correct and there's a reason for it.... :o

    Unless FestYboy is full of it, it's real.
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

    Village Idiot of Club Polk
  • F1nut
    F1nut Posts: 49,898
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    Oh, the Legend series is real.
    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."


    President of Club Polk

  • BlueFox
    BlueFox Posts: 15,251
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    I guess we will find out Friday what they are, along with the physical size. While I have no desire to change my stereo, I might spend some money on the HT/spare stereo.
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  • FestYboy
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    Nightfall wrote: »
    FestYboy wrote: »
    This is the TOTL and what I saw in November of '17. The layout is correct and there's a reason for it.... :o

    Unless FestYboy is full of it, it's real.

    Well, my eyes ARE brown.... But the prototype I saw matches the pics above nearly to a T. Obviously the proto didn't have as many styling ques but it was all there.
  • skrol
    skrol Posts: 3,344
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    I see they corrected the SDA title from CRS to SRS. I had emailed them pointing out the error, and other more minor, and suggested they get a refund from their advertising department.
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  • curthz
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    That ring radiator tweeter looks like a Scan Speak Revelator (Expensive), with the pointed silver plug.
  • mhardy6647
    mhardy6647 Posts: 33,167
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    "Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery".
  • codycatalist
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    mhardy6647 wrote: »
    "Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery".

    ;)
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  • Grimster74
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    Just in case anyone missed it!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Tnns8Os0Hg
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  • scubalab
    scubalab Posts: 3,101
    edited September 2019
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    I think I saw a vampire in that video!
  • vmaxer
    vmaxer Posts: 5,116
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    Great video.
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  • polrbehr
    polrbehr Posts: 2,826
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    scubalab wrote: »
    I think I saw a vampire in that video!
    They saved the best for last? LOL
    So, are you willing to put forth a little effort or are you happy sitting in your skeptical poo pile?


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  • halen
    halen Posts: 685
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    Oh hell yeah!! L800 for $6,000. I have a room waiting.