Two-Way Driver Design: The Klipsch R-15PM powered bookshelf speakers
deliver room-filling sound from a two-way driver design. Each speaker includes a
1" aluminum diaphragm compression driver mated to 90° x 90° square Tractrix Horn
and 5.25" copper spun magnetically shielded IMG woofer. The tweeter and
woofer are crossed over at 1800Hz.
- Tractrix Horn-Loaded Tweeter: Each speaker has a Tractrix horn-loaded 1" aluminum dome tweeter for a natural, lifelike sound.
The square Tractrix horn delivers a 90° x 90° dispersion pattern for a
- Copper Spun IMG Woofer: Each loudspeaker uses a copper
spun IMG (Injection Molded Graphite) 5.25" woofer for accurate midrange and
Built-in Amplification: The Klipsch R-15PM's "Right Speaker"
employs a built-in, ultra-low noise 50 watt x 2 channel amplifier to power both
speakers in the system. The built-in amplifier has been custom deigned to maximize driver performance and eliminate
the need for external amplification. The "Right Speaker" and "Left Speaker" are
fitted with binding-post speaker terminals on the back of the cabinet and come
with 16' of speaker wire (18AGW) to connect the speakers together.
Bass Reflex MDF Cabinet: The Klipsch R-15PM employs a bass reflex
enclosure with a rear-firing port for greater efficiency and bigger bass
response. The ported enclosure features a MDF cabinet finished with a brushed
black polymer veneer. The rigid MDF cabinet utilizes internal cross-bracing to
minimize panel vibrations that can color sound. No grilles come with these
Bluetooth Music Streaming: The Klipsch R-15PM active loudspeakers feature
built-in Bluetooth A2DP/AVRCP technology which allows you to wirelessly stream
audio from your Bluetooth-enabled Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad, Android
smartphone/tablet, Windows PC/Phone, or Mac computer/laptop. You'll be able to
stream stored music or music apps from your Bluetooth-enabled device and control
basic playback from the included remote control. Advanced playback control and
song/artist information will still be done from your Bluetooth device. Once
paired, the R-15PM will automatically re-connect with your device when in
wireless range (up to 33').
Note: Due to the differences in Bluetooth technology, some
Bluetooth enabled devices may be incompatible, function improperly, or may
not support all features when used with the Klipsch R-15PM.
USB-B Input: The "Right Speaker" of the Klipsch R-15PM features a
rear-panel USB (type-B) input for connecting your Windows PC or Mac
computer/laptop. Through the R-15PM's USB connection, you are able to play music
files (up to 24-bit/96kHz) stored on your Windows PC or Mac computer/laptop through the powered
Optical Digital Input: The Klipsch R-15PM is fitted with an optical
(toslink) digital input on the back of the "Right Speaker" for connection to a digital audio device like your TV,
Blu-ray, or CD player. The speaker's optical digital input will accept 2ch
stereo PCM only (up to 24-bit/96kHz).
Dual Analog Inputs w/ Phono Switch: The Klipsch R-15PM is equipped with two analog audio inputs
on back of the "Right Speaker"; there is one stereo minijack (3.5mm)
input for connecting a portable audio device with a headphone jack and one
stereo RCA input for connecting an analog audio component. The stereo RCA input
has a Phono switch which allows you to connect a turntable, so you can enjoy
your vinyl record collection.
Sub Out: The Klipsch R-15PM features a mono-sub RCA
output on the back of the "Right Speaker" that allows you to connect a powered subwoofer for added bass response.
Your powered sub should have its own low-pass crossover.
IR Remote: The Klipsch R-15PM includes an IR wireless remote control
for wireless operation of the powered speaker, plus control of your Bluetooth
paired devices. The remote offers easy access to system features such as
dedicated source selection, volume up/down, play/pause, and previous/next track.
Make sure to point the IR remote at the IR sensor on the "Right Speaker".
AC Power: The Klipsch R-15PM's "Right Speaker" which is
equipped with the built-in amplifier must be plugged into an AC power outlet
using the included 68" detachable AC power cord.
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