Great Compact Subwoofer. Not Great Auto On/Off...
December 27, 2018
I've had this guy for a week or so now. It was setup with my main t.v/ music area and it sounded phenomenal. It's quite compact, only about 1/3 the size of the Polk it replaced. It hasa nice understated-black look to it. no frills. Has all the basic connectivity, which is nice if you need that. Crossover goes reasonably high, which should play well with smaller speakers.
However, I had to move it to my office, where I really only listen to music, because the Auto On/Off feature is pretty poorly implimented. While watching movies or shows, if there are scenes of dialoge that last more than a few minutes, the sub with shut off. Which is audible in itself, whats worse, is the sub is slow to wake back up. So, sometimes, in movies with fast paced scenery, you'll A) be distracted by the fact that the sub shut off and/or hasn't come back on yet and B) miss out on the drama of the scene because there will be no chest-pounding bass present.... Read More