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Polk Audio RC80i

In-ceiling speakers

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If you want top-notch Polk sound for all your music and movies, but don't want to sacrifice the floor space that standard speakers require, the Polk RC80i in-ceiling speakers offer a perfect alternative. Each one includes a 8" Dynamic Balance woofer and a 1" Dynamic Balance dome tweeter for rich, full-bodied sound throughout your listening area.

The tweeter's ball-and-socket swivel mount lets you aim it as you please, directing the high frequencies for the best possible sound in your favorite listening positions. The RC80i is voice-matched to other Polk speakers, so you can use a pair as your surround speakers in a home theater system that includes more traditional freestanding speakers for the front channels.

The rotating-cam design makes installation easy — once you've prepared the opening in your ceiling and run UL-rated wiring from your receiver, you can secure this flush-mount speaker with a few turns of a screwdriver. And you can paint the white matte grilles to match any decor.

An optional in-ceiling bracket is recommended for installing the RC80i in a home with new construction.

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  • frequency response 50-20,000 Hz (-3dB)
  • 8-ohm impedance
  • sensitivity 90 dB
  • handles up to 100 watts
  • moisture-resistant materials allow safe use in bathrooms, kitchens, saunas, and under outdoor eaves
  • paintable white matte grilles
  • cutout: 9-3/8" diameter
  • mounting depth: 3-1/4"
  • lifetime warranty

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Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Jay, Washington on Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Great sounding speakers for the price. Put a pair outside on the covered deck, liked them enough to order 2 more pairs to put in the ceiling inside.

Pros: Quality sound, easy to install

Quality Speaker

Written By Eric K, Louisiana on Saturday, November 21, 2015

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Very easy install and high quality components. Note that color is off-white.

Great deal - great product

Written By Graham L., Texas on Thursday, November 05, 2015

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Googled the top 10 in-ceiling speakers and these came out high on the list and based on the price they were available for, they seemed like a great deal. I wanted to buy from a reputable seller, hence Crutchfield. I possibly could have got them a little cheaper. Suffice to say that Crutchfield was lowest price supplier I felt comfortable with. They are bigger than I expected, but installation was easy - they fit between ceiling joists easily. Sound is great - I installed 2 pairs in my lounge room and I am using them through a Yamaha receiver and with a Polk sub-woofer. I am not an audiophile so will leave the analysis of the sound quality to others. I know they are just what I wanted and would recommend the speakers and their purchase from Crutchfield as highly as I can.

Pros: Price/Sound

Cons: None

Perfect for whole home sound system

Written By LM, Michigan on Sunday, October 18, 2015

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I havent tried these in a surround system setup. I installed 4 across my split level ceilings for a whole house sound system. Angled 11ft ceilings, these things sound great as the sound reflects all kind of ways...install was easy...cut the 9in holes, hook up wires, and tighten the dog legs...thats it...hardest part of everything was keeping the drywall dirt from flying everywhere, cleaning the darn vacuum as it clogged the filter, and finding a paper clip to remove the speaker covers to tighen the screws...the grill is on there pretty snug so took a bit of effort...they need to include some kind of paper clips to remove them easy...

Overall i love them...might install some in the bathroom as they are water resistant.

Pros: Look great, sound great...nice tremble...and easy install

Cons: kinda hard to remove speaker grill with a normal paper clip...they need to include some kind of skinny wire that's easy to remove it or ship with grills uninstalled...

Great sound, good price

Written By DM, Chicago, IL on Tuesday, October 06, 2015

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I tried out the RC-65i, a pair of Yamaha's, and a pair of Klipsch that I can't remember. The RC-80i's sounded the best with better bass and mid-range. Speakers were easy to install for my rear surround setup.

Pros: Easy to install. Great sound.

Cons: None

Better than expected!

Written By Steven K, Toledo,oh on Friday, September 04, 2015

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Amazing for the price. Blends well with my current Definitive Technology speakers.

Pros: Great bass. Great highs and easy to install.

Cons: The grills fit too tightly and are hard to remove. I had to use a paper clip to pry them off.

My second pair!

Written By Audio enthusiast, California on Friday, August 07, 2015

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This is my second pairof RC 80i speakers. The first pair I installed in the den and they sound great. So I bought another pair for the garage. Can't wait to install them.

Pros: Good bass and clarity for size and location. Adjustable tweeter definitely enhances sound.

Cons: Working in the attic...

Steal of a deal

Written By kdett, Milford, MI on Wednesday, August 05, 2015

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You can't beat the price and performance.

Pros: None

Cons: Everything

Polk rc80i

Written By rb, Kentucky on Saturday, July 25, 2015

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Easy to install and great sound for the money.

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Tripper, Louisiana on Tuesday, July 21, 2015

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Really badass speakers for the price! Worked great for the application that I needed.


Written By T, Delaware on Wednesday, July 08, 2015

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Amazingly quick delivery, easy website

Great Flushmount Ceiling Speakers

Written By JD, Washington on Tuesday, July 07, 2015

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I bought three pair of these speakers for a 6.1 Home Theater Surround System (Denon AVR X-3000 Amp). Also purchased a fourth pair for a Second zone. The speakers are easy to install (once you commit to cutting a big hole in your wall/ceiling. Sound is perfect for what we wanted. Bonus Free Subwoofer compliments of Polk (at Crutchfield) for the purchase of the other speakers.

Pros: Easy install (templates included), Paintable, GREAT sound.

Cons: While the install is easy enough, committing to cutting the holes can be a deal breaker.


Written By Travis, Michigan on Wednesday, June 17, 2015

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Great value and great quality


Written By PL, Kansas on Tuesday, June 02, 2015

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Purchased a pair for the outside covered deck and a pair for inside. No complaints, great value and easy to install,

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Outside1, Arizona on Thursday, May 28, 2015

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Great Speakers at a good price.

Pros: direction tweeter is a nice touch and does work as expected

Cons: the "locking" mechanism that hold the speaker in place can be over tightened and crunch the drywall.

Pleasantly Surprised

Written By Devin, Minnesota on Tuesday, May 12, 2015

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Pleasantly surprised by how well the speakers sound right out of the box, thoroughly impressed with the sound for the price

Polk RC80i Ceiling Speakers

Written By Reflexred, Texas on Tuesday, May 05, 2015

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These speakers are great for the price, they are a little heavy on the bass but this can be adjusted through your amp or receiver. They were a breeze to install and just require a little confidence when cutting the holes in your ceiling. remember measure twice cut once. Overall, quality speakers for the price.

Pros: easy to install, great price

Cons: little heavy on bass

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By SG, cambridge ma on Sunday, May 03, 2015

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Great speakers, clear sound.


Written By jrminaz, Arizona on Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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For the price, these speakers rock. I have no complaints with this purchase. Great quality and a nice rich sound.

Pros: price, sound, ease of install.

Cons: None

Very Good Ceiling Speaker

Written By FLDan, Florida on Monday, April 27, 2015

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These speakers are used for my surrounds on a basic 5.1 system. Excellent sound quality. Assuming wiring is already there, the installation is complete in less than 30 minutes. Template is provided. I will be purchasing two more pairs for different rooms in my home. Crystal clear sound, produces bass well for a ceiling speaker. Can't go wrong with these speakers. Very affordable, excellent sound.

Pros: Sounds great, excellent quality, easy install

Cons: None

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Jimmiy, Wichita, KS on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

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Installation was a snap! The hardest part was getting over the fear of cutting a hole in the newly finished basement ceiling. I was going to get ceiling speakers from Monoprice but after reading the reviews in both sites, one common thread came through: you get what you pay for. I know I sacrificed sound quality by using this type of speaker, and I didn't want to sacrifice anymore by getting a bargain speaker. They are inastalled and look great, I have not hooked them up yet. But if the reviews are half right, I will have a great sound for my TV room.

Pros: Easy installation and hook up

Cons: None...

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Anonymous, Maryland on Monday, April 20, 2015

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Very good speakers.

Polk Audio speakers

Written By Fred, Jacksonville, FL on Sunday, April 19, 2015

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I would like to thank Crutchfield sales advisor for recommending me the ceiling speakers from Polk bass sounds so fabulous crystal clear

Pros: Polk Audio crystal clear sound well worth the money

Cons: none found


Written By Surround Junkie, Kentucky on Sunday, April 12, 2015

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I bought these with the Onkyo nr838 with Dolby Atmos and I feel like I'm in the XD theater. Extremely satisfied with the power of the sound coming thru these speakers

Best boom for the buck

Written By kasperily, Oregon on Tuesday, April 07, 2015

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Bought a pair of the RC60i's a few years back. Needed a new pair for another location and decided to get the RC80i, wish I would have got these the first time around. Another pair may be in my near future.

Pros: Sound great, good price and easy install

Cons: none as of yet

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Jake, Laurel, Md on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

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These are very nice speakers for the money. They were very easy to install and they sound great. They arrived within 2 days of ordering them. I am a happy customer and will order from Crutchfield again in the future.

Pros: Good value for the money and easy to install.

Cons: None.

Nice speakers

Written By Mark, Texas on Monday, March 23, 2015

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Connected to an onkyo tx-nr626. Clean sounding speakers for the price. Sounds so good that my wife wants me to order 2 more and install them in the bedrooms

Pros: Clean sound, price, blends in nice to ceiling

Cons: None

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Ken, New Jersey on Friday, March 20, 2015

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Polk Audio RC80i

Written By PaulP, Bel Air, MD on Thursday, March 19, 2015

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Product is as described. Good quality, price. Nice sound to compliment other Polk speakers for a home theatre system.

Pros: See above.

Cons: N/A

Good speaker

Written By Brandon, Pittsburgh, PA on Wednesday, March 11, 2015

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Sounds great!

Pros: Great for music.

Cons: None yet.


Written By TimO, SC on Sunday, March 08, 2015

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Great price, fairly easy installation (assuming wires, etc. there), and excellent sound. Will rattle a bit with volume from wireless system turned all the way up on the device, os simply turn down device a little, and then use speaker volume control. Sounds great, and very pleased.

Pros: Price, installation pretty easy (requires cutting sheet rock and mounting).

Cons: not "top of the line" (but close especially for the price)

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Ron W., Mississippi on Monday, February 09, 2015

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Awesome speakers ! Great value and warm full sound.

Good ceiling speakers

Written By Alan M., New York on Saturday, January 31, 2015

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Bought these speakers based on my knowledge of the company, the Crutchfield advisor's recommendation, and pricing. We paired the speakers with the Onkyo TX-NR828. These ceiling speakers exceeded my expectations. They are truly wonderful speakers and I can see how couch potatoes are created.

Excellent Speakers

Written By nmcgarvey, Parker, Colorado on Friday, January 02, 2015

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The first review is for Crutchfield. After a less desirable experience with a local big box store, the Crutchfield representative walked me through options at various price points. He guided me to these for their quality, performance and value. They were priced better then the other store. Installation was super easy once I got over the anxiety of cutting into my family room ceiling. The template that was provided was perfect. I am using these RC80i's for my home theater in our family room. The perform very well and met my expectations.

Pros: Value for the performance. Crutchfield makes the difference. I feel like I examined the appropriate options and made the right choice with their guidance.

Cons: None so far.

Excellent Speakers

Written By Anonymous, Texas on Sunday, November 23, 2014

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Very pleased with these speakers. Have 4 in my living room and 2 more in my garage. They sound great.

Great Sounds (Fronts)

Written By JimBo, Nevada on Saturday, November 22, 2014

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Using these for Fronts in a 5.2 ch. MC80 Center recommended since the majority of sound comes through here. Only needed the RC60i for the rears

Pros: easy install. Pre-primer'd grills make spraying a synch!

Installed in Basement

Written By K. T, Broomfield, CO on Saturday, November 15, 2014

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I installed these myself in our basement that we just finished, along with Polk Audio TSi100 bookshelf speakers, Polk Audio PSW111 subwoofer and a Polk Audio Center Channel 255c-RT connecting to a Yahama receiver. It sounds awesome!! If you are an audiophile, you can probably pick a few things apart, but for everyday use in a basement TV area it came together great.

Pros: Easy to install. Sounds great.

Good music speaker

Written By Anonymous, Clinton, UT on Sunday, October 12, 2014

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Good quality and a reasonable price. The speakers have strong bass and clear treble but lack a little in the midrange. Because of this sound, these speakers will make good music or even surround speakers but may not be the best for dialogue or low level listening.

Pros: Strong bass and clear treble.

Cons: A little weak in the midrange.

RCi 80

Written By Jose, virginia on Thursday, October 02, 2014

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Great sound, I have 4 in the basement for a home theater and just tried this 4 for music last week birthday party and every one was asking about it . Easy to install temple work fine and great price. Will recomend this product.

Pros: Sound, price,

Polk Audio RC80i Speakers

Written By Ron P., Pingree Grove, Illinois on Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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These Speakers are awesome. Extreamly Fair Price. Sound is impeccable. Wouldn't go anywhere else.

Pros: Best Sounding Speakers ever

Cons: None


Written By J-Real, Nashville, TN on Thursday, September 18, 2014

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I used to the speakers for in ceiling surround sound. They fit the bill to a T! Excellent sound for the price.


Written By mom2son, murrieta on Friday, September 05, 2014

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This was a birthday gift to my son ~~~ he was very happy!

Great Sound!!!!

Written By Keith H, Toledo Oh on Saturday, August 30, 2014

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I installed 2 pair of these speakers in the ceiling of my outdoor patio and they sound great....the sound is crisp and clear

Pros: Easy to install...nice cut out template provided

Cons: None

Polk RC 80i

Written By Derick W., Dallas Texas on Friday, August 15, 2014

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Great speakers. Great cost.

Pros: Great sound, almost invisible. Excellent customer support from sales rep.

Cons: None

Great sound for the $

Written By Grant, Dallas, TX on Wednesday, August 06, 2014

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Great sound! Great price! I order too many speakers and needed to return a box and was blown away with how prompt and friendly Crutchfield was. I will never do business anywhere else. Thanks again!

Great Speakers & Investment!

Written By Johnjay, Marlton, NJ on Friday, July 25, 2014

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I love these speakers. For the price I think they sound fantastic! They were easy to install and I now have a 9.1 system powered by the Denon AVR 5805. I recommend them.

Pros: Crutchfield's lightning FAST delivery. East to install, nice appearance and sound.

Cons: NONE!

Very Satisfied

Written By DonP, Lebanon, PA on Monday, June 09, 2014

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Very happy so far with the quality and sound of these speakers. I bought them for our home theater and they sound great. I'm told that they get even better as the materials break-in with time.

Polk Audio RC80i

Written By Anonymous, Bridgeton, NJ on Monday, June 02, 2014

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Great quality sound, just what I had expected since it is sold by Crutchfield

Great sound. Easy install.

Written By RussellO, Oklahoma City, OK on Friday, May 30, 2014

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Great sound for the price. Installation couldn't have been easier. I ordered 2 pairs for both front and rear speakers and ordered the Polk Audio MC80 (single speaker) for the center channel. Clear, crisp sound with plenty of bass.

polk Audio RC80i

Written By Bill V, Houston,Tx on Saturday, May 17, 2014

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Speakers were as describe. Nice looking and sound OK to me. We have one pair in the ceiling and one pair in the wall. We installed them ourself. Not that big of a problem. The lip around the edge is sufficient that the hole did not have to be that exact. Ran into one problem in that where we wanted to put one speaker was too small. Had to cut a 2x4 a little to get it to fit.

Excellent sound and quality

Written By Joe B, Queen Creek, AZ on Saturday, May 10, 2014

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excellent sound and quality!

Great for the price

Written By Anonymous, tampa, fl on Monday, April 28, 2014

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Great speakers for the price. Really like adjustable tweeters. Installed myself. Very easy installation.

Pros: Easy install great price look clean in ceiling sound great adjustable tweeters

Cons: None

Great sound, easy install

Written By Anonymous, Arlington, MA on Monday, April 14, 2014

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We bought these to replace our bookshelf speakers with in-ceiling speakers to save space. These speakers provide excellent, full sound and were a snap to install

Pros: - great sound - easy install - clear instructions

Cons: - somewhat difficult to remove grill for installation and painting

Polk Audio RC801

Written By Rick, New Jersey on Wednesday, April 09, 2014

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Just had a Def Tech Center, and two Klipsch towers for a number of years. I added two RC80i's for my surround in the ceiling. Very good sound quality, and now my head spins from the surround sounds. I should have added this years ago. I place the speakers behind my rear couch, and the sound bounces around, I like it.

Pros: Ease of Install, Sound Quality at a decent price.

Cons: None.

Good choice

Written By Kba, Huntsville,Al on Monday, April 07, 2014

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Thanks for the help did not need much help had in previous home . Had to go with what I know is good

Good Purchase

Written By Chris, Chattanooga, TN on Saturday, March 29, 2014

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Using for Rear surround sound - they work great!! Easily installed and almost 'invisible' when installed. The directional tweeters are also a very nice feature.

Great Speakers

Written By TimE, macedon ny on Friday, March 28, 2014

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Easy to install , massive crossover network. Using for rear surrond. I matched with TSI 300 fronts and CS center. More bass than I expected. Replaced Infinity 2000.1 bookshelf speakers and the difference is stunning

Pros: Easy to install , sound awesome. Cheap but very well built

Cons: none

Updating with Performance

Written By Desert Rat, Apple Valley, CA on Thursday, March 13, 2014

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We needed to update 25 year old speakers throughout the property and the Polk Audio RC80i has worked well. We do have to drive them a bit for the low end to come through in this application.

Pros: Clear sound, sold in pairs.


Written By JeremieH, Kingfisher, OK on Thursday, March 06, 2014

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Great speaker and easy to install!

Pros: Easy to install and great looking!

Great Speakers for the price!

Written By Sean, Cincinnati, OH on Wednesday, March 05, 2014

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I have used these speakers on several projects and they never disappoint my clients. Great sound anywhere in the room.

Pros: Easy installation, great sound and price

Cons: none

Great rear surround option...

Written By DariusB, Boise, ID on Monday, March 03, 2014

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I'm using these as the rear channel in a 5.1 set-up. These were very easy to install and the sound performance is very good. Primary use is movies and gaming. This is my first 5.1 set-up so I don't have a lot to compare to. I can say that if you are debating whether to go 5.1 and install rear speakers (vs front only) yourself a favor and go with the true surround if you can. The rear speakers really enhance the movie and gaming experience. These speakers perform very well. I'm impressed with their range and clarity. The directional tweeters are also very helpful.

Pros: Ease of installation, directional tweeters, impressive range and fullness of sound, price is pretty good for what you get.

Cons: None.

Fantastic value

Written By Ivanb, Houston, TX on Wednesday, February 12, 2014

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The Polk RC80i ceiling speakers are awesome. They are very easy to install. They sound very crisp and have great midrange response. These also blend well with my Polk CSi A4 center channel. The tweeters can be swiveled to be aimed toward your listening position. Great value!

Pros: Great value Sound very clean and crisp looks great in the ceiling space saving

Good value

Written By Rob, Charleston, WV on Friday, January 17, 2014

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Best part about my buying experience was the advice from Crutchfield customer service. Very helpful & answered all of my questions thoroughly. Much better than dealing with the local big box stores - like night & day.

Pros: Great deal. Easy to install.

Cons: nothing yet

Fantastic Speakers at a Great Price

Written By JonS, Jacksonville, FL on Monday, December 30, 2013

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Fantastic Speakers at a great price. Replaced a set of Klipsch" that were blown. These are rich full and perfect for my system. I called Crutchfield and talked to an advisor and he stated that I would probably not be able to tell the difference between these and more expensive models. All I know is they sound fantastic at a great price.

Pros: Sound Great Great Price Fit it the Klipsch Holes perfectly

Cons: None

Great Speakers!

Written By Dave, Monroe, CT on Saturday, December 28, 2013

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Awesome! I took these out of the box, followed the directions, and had them installed and working in no time. They sound great and look good in the ceiling with the as-is white. Using pair as rear surround sound 5.1.

Pros: Easy to install Sound great

Cons: None

Nice look

Written By Sam S, Maryland on Wednesday, December 18, 2013

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Compliments rc 85i speakers nicely!

Pros: Nice compliment for surround sound

Cons: None

fair enough for 2way Speaker.

Written By Anonymous, Gilbert on Monday, December 16, 2013

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if you could afford a 3-way speaker 70 RT.. It will best way to go.

Just buy them already...

Written By m t, Benton KY on Monday, October 21, 2013

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These speakers are super affordable and I love the sound that I get out of them. I bought 4 pairs of them for my office over 2 years ago and liked them so much I recently installed them in the ceiling of a new home that we are currently building.

Pros: Great sound, affordable.

Cons: None

Easy to install

Written By MKPA, Waynesville mo on Saturday, October 19, 2013

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Fast shipping, needed ceiling speakers as a new hardwood floor didn't need wires popping up to stands. The fronts will be Polk Tsi mains and center on a large entertainment center. Found a center between rafters, marked it with a nail, used the provided templates, used a hand saw rather than a rotozip and smoothed it with sandpaper. Used a drill till tension showed and finished with a Phillips hand screwdriver. Once I reset the Macc on the pioneer elite vsx51 they came to life as the rear surrounds, amiable tweeters work well. Yes I would recommend these as rear surrounds, I've used 14 gauge wire that I fished down through the wall and attached to a wall speaker outlet that I put in at the same time. Took half the afternoon. Would have been quicker but the GF decided she needed her nails

Pros: Great sounding speakers, can handle anything from Bach to Armageddon, nice price point for a pair, can be installed by one person

Cons: Eh, just take your time installing,

There is more to movies and music then you think

Written By CottonTop, Tarheel State on Saturday, September 14, 2013

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Polk is the only way to go people. I have 4 of these along with a Polk powered sub, Polk center and Denon receiver and it will blow your socks off! Everyone that has heard this system says the sound is coming from everywhere, crisp and clear. It is definitely worth taking the time to install flush mount speakers than buying a out-of-the-box system. Worth every penny!

Pros: Great sound, easy install and look great

Cons: None

Great Speakers

Written By SamG, Lake St. Louis on Monday, September 02, 2013

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These speakers work good as entry level HT Ceiling speakers. Great value.

Pros: Price

Polk RC80i

Written By Bobh, Cincinnati,Ohio on Thursday, August 15, 2013

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I recently purchased a condo in which the previous owner had removed the rear ceiling speakers leaving hoples in the ceiling .Your staff recomended these speakers. I couldn't be more pleased with the results.

Pros: Good sound quality

Great Sound for a Great Price

Written By JimmyG, STL on Monday, August 05, 2013

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I have a very large house that was all pre-wired for speakers but didn't have any. I was looking for a decent speaker that wasn't too expensive since I was going to buy multiple sets. I tried one, loved it, and bought them for the rest of the house. I use them as rear surrounds and as main speakers in different rooms of the house.

Pros: Easy install, great sound, very nice looking

Cons: Be careful when installing. When you screw in the drywall fasteners, you'll be tempted to switch from a screwdriver to a screw gun/drill because it takes a little while. That's fine, but put it on a low torque setting otherwise, you could easily crush the drywall around the hole you just cut. It's not a product flaw, just a warning to be careful.

Nice Product

Written By mark, Hawaii on Friday, July 05, 2013

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I have 2 sets of these Polk speakers in the ceiling of my garage and they sound good. Not the best sound but nice for the price.

Pros: Nice product for the price.

Cons: Grills are cheaply made.

Polk RC80i

Written By GregS, Hendersonville,NC on Monday, June 03, 2013

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I have 4 of the Polk RD85i speakers in the walls of the bonus room along with 2 Polk RC80i speakers in the ceiling and a Polk TSI CS10 hooked up to a Onkyo TX-NR515. The sound is amazing and would like to thank the Crutchfield customer service for their help getting this all together.