Dolby Atmos Elevation Speaker: Enhance your home theater
system with the overhead sound effects of the Klipsch RP-500SA Dolby Atmos
speaker. By leveraging Klipsch proprietary horn-loaded controlled directivity
technology, the RP-500SA bounces sound off the ceiling to create an astonishing,
immersive listening experience.
Note: Dolby Atmos delivers captivating, object-based sound
that places and moves audio anywhere in the room to bring entertainment
alive all around the audience. With Dolby Atmos sound comes alive from all
directions, including overhead, to fill a home theater with astonishing
clarity, power, detail and depth. Learn more out Dolby Atmos
Application & Mounting Options: In addition to delivering
overhead sound effects as a Dolby Atmos speaker topper for Klipsch and other
brands of floorstanding and bookshelf loudspeakers; the RP-500SA is designed to be
wall-mounted as a front, rear or side elevation speaker; or as a versatile side
or rear surround sound speaker. There is a threaded keyhole slot on the back, as
well as four integrated rubber feet on the bottom of the speaker.
- Dolby Atmos "Topper" Dimensions: Keep in mind the
RP-500SA's dimensions when using it as a Dolby Atmos topper, as it must be
able to rest on top of your floorstanding or bookshelf loudspeaker. It
measures 6.8125" (w) x 7.4375" (h) x 11.1875".
- Wall-Mount Dimensions: When wall mounted, the RP-500SA
measures 6.8125" (w) x 11.1875" (h) x 7.4375" (d).
Note: The RP-500SA features a rear-panel crossover swtich that changes between
Atmos and Surround speaker modes, for optimized performance as a Dolby Atmos
Elevation speaker, or a wall-mounted side or rear surround.
1" Horn-Loaded Tweeter: The Klipsch RP-500SA loudspeaker
features a 1" Titanium LTS Vented Tweeter with a Hybrid Tractrix Horn technology
exceptional high frequency response, detail, and dispersion. Klipsch proprietary Tractrix
horn-loaded technology ensures high-frequency energy of the RP-500SA
speakers are aimed directly at the listener and reduces unwanted,
artificial reverb caused by indirect sound bouncing off walls - meaning you
experience the most clear, detailed, lifelike sound possible.
- Titanium LTS Vented Tweeter: The titanium tweeter diaphragm's
light weight yet rigid composition exceeds the performance of aluminum,
polymer or silk tweeters. A vented tweeter design reduces standing waves
behind the tweeter diaphragm for a smoother high frequency reproduction.
Klipsch award-winning Linear Travel Suspension technology leverages a piston
motion of the titanium diaphragm that lowers distortion and delivers
real-to-life sound. A ceramic magnet housing provides premium performance,
- Hybrid Tractrix Horn Technology: This redesigned 90°x90°
Hybrid Tractrix Horn utilizes a circular horn throat paired to a square horn
mouth to further improve high-frequency response and extension, while
enhancing imaging and dynamics. The Hybrid Tractrix Horn's compressed molded
silicon face adds high frequency damping to reduce harshness and horn
resonance for a smoother frequency response with improved detail - creating
a clean and natural sound. Klipsch also utilizes computer modeled phase plugs
that act as a mechanical filter to further
ensure a smooth, flat frequency response while protecting the tweeter from
5.25" Cerametallic Woofer: The RP-500SA loudspeaker utilizes a
5.25" Klipsch Proprietary Cerametallic woofer. Cerametallic consists of extremely
light, rigid materials that can hold shape while being able to deliver lower
frequencies with maximum efficiency. The Klipsch Cerametallic cone is matted to
a dual-layer, copper-wound voice coil for exceptional conductivity. The 5.25"
woofer is housed in a non-resonating, stamped-steel basket that's secured to a
large magnet motor for exceptional efficiency and low distortion.
MDF Cabinet: The Klipsch RP-500SA speaker features a MDF
cabinet with a scratch-resistant, textured wood grain vinyl that seamlessly
integrates into almost any room or decor. The enclosure's reinforced MDF
construction reduces cabinet vibration for less audible coloration and improved
sonic accuracy. The MDF enclosure also features a satin painted baffle with a
scratch resistant design for an elegant look without the grille.
Acoustically Transparent Grille: The Klipsch RP-500SA
loudspeaker comes with a removable, black cloth grille that is
magnetic and acoustically transparent. This strong magnetic grille
provides protection and a sleek aesthetic look to compliment your home's decor.
Binding Posts: The Klipsch Reference Premiere series
speaker is fitted with sturdy binding posts to ensure a secure
connection to many types of cable and connectors. The binding post terminals
will accept banana plugs (single only), pin-connectors, spade-lugs and bare wire
(up to 10AWG). Two plastic caps will need to be removed to use banana plugs.
Reference Premiere Series: The Klipsch Reference Premiere
series utilizes a redesigned hybrid 90°x90°
Tractrix Horn, a vented LTS titanium tweeter, Cerametallic woofer construction,
and Tractrix geometry port technology for sound that will envelope you and blow
you away. The Reference Premiere series by Klipsch consists of a variety of
floorstanding, bookshelf, center, and surround speakers (all sold separately).
Click on the Accessories Tab to find more Reference Premiere series speakers for
your home system.
Optional Powered Sub: For bigger & deeper bass response,
pair the Klipsch Reference Premiere series loudspeaker with one of Klipsch's
powered subwoofers (sold separately - click on Accessories Tab).
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