Klipsch R-15PM - Reviews, Prices, Specs and Alternatives

Klipsch R-15PM

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Q: Klipsch R-15pm vs Audioengine a5+ or any other self powered speakers for a laptop & monitor connected to xFinity? My son brought his Ander or anker wireless speaker and it was assume compared to my Bose Companion 20 which I am upgrading. Thanks, Walt
Q: I am looking for options for a pair of powered bookshelf speaks with phono support. The only one i could find was the Klipsch r-15pm. Any other worthwhile options out there?
Q: Audio Engine a5 plus or Klipsch r-15pm ?

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The Klipsch R-15PM can be a great solution for fans of vinyl records and music creators because unlike many of its competitors, it can be connected to a turntable. These speakers also have an input fo... Read full review
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General Info
Brand
Klipsch
Details
  • 1 pair R-15PM powered monitors
  • 1 special edition Pro-Ject Primary turntable
  • Super easy setup
  • Incredible acoustical performance
  • Bluetooth enabled technology + computer and TV ready
  • Read more
Number of Speakers How many bookshelf speakers are included?
2
Speaker Design The primary components of a bookshelf speaker are “drivers,” which are the cones that actually create the sound. These cones come in three types: tweeters, midranges (sometimes called mids), and woofe ... Show more
Two-Way
Physical Features
Dimensions
1.8 x 1.6 x 1.4 ft
Weight

10 lbs
 
Color Mouse over a color for a picture
Black
Indoor or Outdoor Use Can the speaker be used outdoors?
Indoor
Cabinet
Cabinet Material The cabinet refers to the portion that surrounds and holds all of the speaker elements together - the speaker box, if you will. The most common material is wood, but you’ll also find plastic, fiberboa ... Show more
Fiberboard
Enclosure Type The type of enclosure, or cabinet, plays a key role in determining the focus of your sound. Do you prefer accurate bass or loud bass? There are two main types: acoustic suspension and bass reflex. Aco ... Show more
Bass Reflex
Sound Quality and Power
Frequency Response Range Given as a range in Hertz (Hz), the frequency response is a measurement of the range of sound a speaker can produce. For reference, the human ear can hear a frequency range of 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz (shor ... Show more
62Hz - 24kHz
Magnetically Shielded When sound is played through a speaker, an electromagnet is activated using the power from the amplifier to bring the driver forward, and another magnet pulls the driver back. This causes the driver t ... Show more
Yes
Powered Speaker What you may not know about bookshelf speakers is that they don’t always work straight out of the box. To power the speakers, you often need a receiver and an amplifier. Amplifiers power the signal th ... Show more
Yes
High Resolution Audio More and more, musicians and streaming services are offering high-resolution audio playback for music files. Like a TV, your speaker has to be high-res capable to play these high-res files. True audio ... Show more
Yes
Tweeters

Tweeters produce the highest frequencies in sound, typically anything above 2,000 Hz. Usually located at the top of the speaker, tweeters come in different shapes (detailed below) and sizes. Generally speaking, the size of the tweeter is not as important as the shape. But, for some guidance, consider that a larger tweeter (measured by diameter in inches or millimeters) will likely be louder and able to disperse sound over a larger area.

Number of Tweeters
1
Tweeter Type Tweeters produce the highest frequencies in sound, typically anything above 2,000 Hz. Usually located at the top of the speaker, tweeters come in different shapes (detailed below) and sizes. Generally ... Show more
Horn
Tweeter Size Diameter of the Tweeter
1 inches
Tweeter Material In addition to the shape of the tweeter, the material has a big impact on the type of sound emitted. The two most popular materials are metals (aluminum, titanium, etc.) and soft textiles (silk, cloth ... Show more
Aluminum diaphragm compression driver mated
Midranges

Speakers with midrange drivers (i.e., at least three-way speakers) have a distinct advantage over two-way speakers. Adding a midrange driver to the mix allows tweeters and woofers to focus on the sound waves they’re best equipped to produce—high tones and low tones respectively. More specific and focused drivers means more accurate, robust sound. Compared to the other drivers, midranges cover sounds, not surprisingly, in the middle of high/treble and low/bass tones. The human voice and most instruments fall into this range. For more sophisticated listeners, or for those who truly want the best sound reproduction, a midrange driver is crucial.

Number of Midranges
0 mids
Woofers

The woofer is the driver that is responsible for low frequency sounds and bass - crucial for well-rounded, booming sound. It is the biggest driver in size, and is usually shaped like a cone. When reviewing different bookshelf speakers, you will often see a measurement in the product name, starting as low as 4” and ranging to 6 ½” or more. This measurement refers to the diameter of the woofer. A general rule of thumb is a bigger woofer means louder, more powerful bass. But, as with any speaker metric, this number alone doesn’t describe the loudness of the speaker and should be taken into consideration with other measurements such as sensitivity, which describes the loudness of a speaker per watt.

Number of Woofers
1
Woofer Size Diameter of the woofer
5.2 inches
Woofer Material Woofers are built with a variety of materials, such as paper, plastic, polypropylene, Kevlar, or metal. Some are even made with more unique materials like wood. They key to quality in a woofer materia ... Show more
Copper spun magnetically shielded IMG woofe
Controls
Remote Control Does the box include a remote?
Yes
Button Controls Control the speaker with buttons on the device.
None
App/Smartphone Control If the bookshelf speaker is Wi-Fi or Bluetooth-enabled (or both), you’ll likely be able to control the output through your smartphone or other device. Sometimes, this capability comes with the caveat ... Show more
No
Connections
Wi-Fi Enabled Speakers with Wi-Fi connectivity connect directly to your home Wi-Fi network to stream audio from your devices—smartphone, tablet, laptop, etc. This may require an app from the brand, such as Yamaha’s ... Show more
No
Bluetooth Enabled Speakers with built-in Bluetooth allow you to stream audio content directly from device (e.g., smartphone, tablet, laptop) on the speakers. This feature behaves just like any other Bluetooth-enabled d ... Show more
Yes
Wired Connections or Wireless Not to be confused with Wi-Fi-enabled speakers, wireless speaker set ups do not require a speaker wire or direct lines to other speakers and the AV receiver. Typically, these speakers require a wirele ... Show more
Yes
Speaker Wire Included Speaker wire is the connection used between speakers, amplifiers and receivers. This is a special type of wire that makes an electrical connection and transmits sound signals. You will only use this t ... Show more
Yes
Other Connections Bookshelf speakers commonly come with speaker wire inputs/outputs to connect your speaker to an AV receiver, which transmits the sound from your TV. In some cases, speakers may come with additional in ... Show more
  • Phono Preamp with ground screw terminal
  • USB digital audio from a PC or Mac single RCA line level output for connection to sub.
  • Digital optical
  • 3.5mm mini jack line leve
Additional Info
ENERGY STAR Certified For the environmentally conscious, choosing an “ENERGY STAR Certified” speaker may be important to you. Technology devices with this label are required to meet certain industry standards as it relates ... Show more
No
Warranty
2-Year Warranty
Release Date
2017
Popularity 0-100 scale indicating how frequently people buy the product online. Recalculated daily.
90 / 100
Additional Features Any other features available.
Brushed Black Polymer Veneer Finish
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Key features
  • Turntable ready
  • Bluetooth enabled
  • PC ready
  • NO receiver needed
  • TV ready
  • Simple setup

Klipsch R-15PM are a very popular and one of the most expensive options. They're in the top 3 bestselling speakers and have dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Definitive Technology SM55 or SVS Prime Elevation .

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Klipsch R-15PM are $249.61 more expensive than average speakers ($199.99).

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Klipsch R-15pm vs Audioengine a5+ or any other self powered speakers for a laptop & monitor connected to xFinity? My son brought his Ander or anker wireless speaker and it was assume compared to my Bose Companion 20 which I am upgrading.
Thanks, Walt
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I am looking for options for a pair of powered bookshelf speaks with phono support. The only one i could find was the Klipsch r-15pm. Any other worthwhile options out there?
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Audio Engine a5 plus or Klipsch r-15pm ?
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