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Polk Audio TSi CS10

Center channel speaker (Black)

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Our take on the Polk Audio TSi CS10

Enjoy crystal-clear dialogue and a robust center image from Polk's CS10 center channel speaker. Polk carefully designed its woofers and tweeter using laser testing to help identify and eliminate resonance points. The acoustically inert MDF (medium density fiberboard) cabinet fights internal vibrations that can compromise performance. It all adds up to smooth, accurate sound with movie soundtracks and multichannel music sources.

Enjoy crystal-clear dialogue and a robust center image from Polk's CS10 center channel speaker. Polk carefully designed its woofers and tweeter using laser testing to help identify and eliminate resonance points. The acoustically inert MDF (medium density fiberboard) cabinet fights internal vibrations that can compromise performance. It all adds up to smooth, accurate sound with movie soundtracks and multichannel music sources.

The CS10 is designed with an angled top, so you can invert the speaker for placement on a low shelf to direct the sound towards your listening area. And a woodgrain vinyl finish with stylish piano black sides gives this speaker a refined look, making it an attractive addition to just about any room.

Mix and match this center speaker with any of Polk's TSi series floor-standing or bookshelf speakers. Add Polk's satellite speakers and a subwoofer for a complete surround sound system.

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Having had no center speaker, liking the clarity provide by the CS10

Jon, Harrisburg, PA

What's in the Box:

  • Black center-channel speaker (removable cloth grille)
  • 4 Self-adhesive rubber feet
  • Owner's Manual
  • Online registration sheet
  • Polk Audio product brochure

Product Highlights:

  • video-shielded
  • bass reflex (ported) design
  • handles 20-125 watts
  • 1" Dynamic Balance® silk dome tweeter
  • dual 5-1/4" bi-laminate organic fiber cone woofers
  • overall frequency response: 53-25,000 Hz
  • frequency response (-3dB): 63-24,000 Hz
  • impedance: 8 ohms
  • sensitivity: 91 dB
  • angled top allows more flexible placement
  • woodgrain vinyl finish with piano black sides
  • 5-way binding post terminals
  • 20-1/16"W x 6-9/16"H x 9-15/16"D
  • weight: 16 lbs.
  • warranty: 5 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
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Features and Specs

Enclosure Bass Reflex
Tweeter Dome
Midrange size (inches) ---
Woofer size (inches) 5-1/4
Connector Type 5-way post
Power Range 20-125
Sensitivity 91 dB
Impedance (Ohms) 8
Frequency Response 63-24k Hz
Height (inches) 6-9/16
Width (inches) 20-1/16
Depth (inches) 9-15/16
Weight 16 lbs
Parts Warranty 5 Years
Labor Warranty 5 Years

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Driver Technology
Enclosure Design
Connections
Mounting Options

Driver Technology

Dynamic Balance: Dynamic Balance is a proprietary Polk Audio technology using laser imaging to determine what combination of speaker materials create the least amount of resonance. Eliminating resonance in speakers results in a wide, smooth response and low distortion.

Klippel Optimized: Using a state-of-the-art Klippel Distortion Analyzer, Polk engineers were able to optimize the speaker structure and cabinet design for the best possible performance, even at extreme listening levels.

High Efficiency Design: Compatible with practically any AV receiver, the center-channel speakers produces sound that is open, spacious and clear, even when driven by modestly-powered amplifiers and receivers.

Bi-Laminate Composite Woofers: The center-channel speaker features two 5.25" bi-laminate composite (organic fiber) dynamic balance drivers which is light and stiff for deep bass response and low distortion. The multiple smaller driver configuration is capable of better detail than one single large woofer. This design also projects sound over a wider area, so there is a broader "sweet-spot". For high performance and durability, each woofer uses a butyl rubber surround.

Silk dome Tweeters: The center-channel speaker features a 1.0" silk dome dynamic balance tweeter for detailed highs. Each tweeter features mylar bypass capacitors in the crossovers to extend high frequency response and improve detail and transparency.

Frequency Response: The overall frequency response is 53Hz-25kHz and the -3dB frequency response is 63-24kHz.

Enclosure Design

Quality Built Cabinets: The TSi speaker cabinets are extensively braced MDF with ¾" thick baffles and have pewter accents, piano black end caps, and a removable black grille. All models are available in a choice of black or cherry wood-grain vinyl finishes.

Narrow Baffle Geometry: Narrow baffle geometry is a design that creates a sleek looking speaker with great sound. First the high quality cabinet is slender and tucks away easily in your room. The smaller-diameter speaker components are lighter in mass, translating to clearer sound.

Flared Ports: All TSi speaker feature Critically Tuned Flared Ports. Flared Ports minimize port noise ("chuffing") and ensure good low frequency extension with low distortion. With Flared Ports, TSi speakers reveal realistic, natural, full-bodied sound with rich bass. The TSi center-channel speaker uses a rear-firing port.

Connections

5-Way Binding Posts: The center-channel speaker has a pair of gold-plated 5-way binding posts for a superior connection to your AV receiver.

Mounting Options

Placement: The center-channel speaker should be placed directly above or below your television. The TSi series center-channel speaker is magnetically shielded for safe placement near your TV or video monitor.

Rubber Feet: The center-channel speaker comes with four self-adhesive rubber feet so it will sit securely on your stand or shelf.

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Customer Q&A

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Why did you buy this?

It was time for me to update to a better-quality center speaker (but still at a low price -- thanks, C!) [ T  Jun 19, 2017 ]
Great rating and great price. [ TERRY  Jun 17, 2017 ]
Good frequency response, good power handling for my system, great price. Brand name product. Sold by Crutchfield. [ Gary  Jun 16, 2017 ]
Price and reviews of the product [ Andy  Jun 15, 2017 ]
Good reviews and price. [ Joshua  Jun 11, 2017 ]
Wanted to finish my surround system to create a coherent all Polk timbre matched system. [ Alan  Jun 09, 2017 ]
Performance and size [ ANDREW  May 27, 2017 ]
it looked impressive. [ ALEX  May 24, 2017 ]
Highly rated, good value for price. [ Todd  May 24, 2017 ]
quality [ JACK  May 16, 2017 ]
Best bang for your buck center channel speaker [ EVAN  May 16, 2017 ]
Good reviews and a great price. Should be perfect starter for my parents 3.1 setup. [ Jake  May 05, 2017 ]
matchs the TSi300 [ Ronald  May 02, 2017 ]
Reviews, Price, Correct size for my space. [ JEFF  May 02, 2017 ]
I've been using Polk Audio Speakers for many years and I've never been disappointed, or had to return a product. And their sound reproduction is superb. [ William  May 01, 2017 ]
Brand and quality [ ISMAEL  Apr 25, 2017 ]
I like Polk Audio, and my center channel is damaged. [ A  Apr 19, 2017 ]
already had one, it sounds very good so I got another to use as main fronts in a med size room, great price, thanks Hunter [ bobby  Apr 13, 2017 ]
STAFF RECCOMMENDED [ JEFFREY  Apr 11, 2017 ]
good reviews and on sale. [ Matt  Apr 03, 2017 ]
i read so much about the review on the combination with TSi400 which i do have purchase earlier this month and decided to complete my setup with this center channel speaker... and can't wait to hear how this would deliver the sound i been longing for! [ orlando  Apr 03, 2017 ]
Reputation [ Robert Scott  Apr 01, 2017 ]
Good ratings [ Donald  Apr 01, 2017 ]
because of the crutchfield name the and polk brand name.the sale price did not hurt. [ david  Mar 31, 2017 ]
name [ Benjamin  Mar 30, 2017 ]
Bought to be center channel for system with Polk TSI 400s. Online reviews excellent. [ Glenn  Mar 26, 2017 ]
recommended by by Crutchfield advisor [ ROBERT L  Mar 22, 2017 ]
Just installed a new home theater receiver and was somewhat disappointed in the center channel sound. Decided the age (15 years) and unknown quality (hand-me-down from a friend) of my center speaker was probably part of the problem. Read a number of reviews and found this speaker rated well in all of them, and found the price very reasonable. [ Tim  Mar 10, 2017 ]
There wasn't a better choice with a center speaker that will compliment any surround system with the ranges and woofers that it has. Just the name POLK AUDIO. Need I say more!!!!!! [ Antonio  Mar 09, 2017 ]
wanting a center channel that would give me a great sound at a great price I could not overlook this item- I have a polk audio subwoofer which sounds great!!! [ Reginald  Mar 06, 2017 ]
This was recommended by a Crutchfield rep awhile back as a good complement to my Polk TSi300 speakers [ Timothy  Mar 04, 2017 ]
I was in the process of replacing my front speakers in a 5.1 set up. The rep in the online chat recommended I replace the center speaker in order to match the new speakers and get the best sound quality. The small center speaker I have would not pair with the Polk OWM3 speakers I was planning on buying. They gave me this recommendation and it fit both my needs and my budget. The only down side is that it is a lot larger than my old speaker so I will have to set up a shelf for speaker. [ Kraig  Feb 26, 2017 ]
I wanted a center channel speaker to use with my Polk TSi 100 bookshelf speakers. The Polk TSi 100's are great speakers for the price. [ MARK  Feb 24, 2017 ]
Checked several review lists for the best center channel speaker in Feb 2017. This one consistently came up as a great choice for a very reasonable price. [ Jason  Feb 24, 2017 ]
Great product for the price. [ JAMES D  Feb 23, 2017 ]
voice matched and I prefer silk tweeters over other material, a bias from my a/d/s car audio days [ gf  Feb 22, 2017 ]
I need a good center speaker to help my ears [ WALTER  Feb 21, 2017 ]
Need two drivers for center channel [ Rodney  Feb 20, 2017 ]
great price,good reviews,polk audio reputation [ william lee  Feb 16, 2017 ]
Wanted to try this highly rated speaker. [ SHAWN  Feb 16, 2017 ]
I choose this Polk CS10 center speaker because it sound great. I have use them before [ Alan  Feb 14, 2017 ]
Crystal clear voices heard for movies and TV. Used in my 18x16 theater room. [ RICHARD M  Feb 12, 2017 ]
Needed to replace a defective Center channel speaker and this one appeared to be the best bang fop the buck [ leo  Feb 10, 2017 ]
Heard great reviews and had to take a chance, especially in this price range. [ James  Feb 09, 2017 ]
Spoke with Crutchfield advisor, Allen and he recommended. [ Timotheus  Feb 09, 2017 ]
This item is good. [ bienvenido  Feb 07, 2017 ]
Product sound and build quality and prior experience with brand. [ Juan  Feb 06, 2017 ]
PRICE IS RIGHT. [ john  Feb 05, 2017 ]
Good reveiws [ D  Feb 03, 2017 ]
Made specific product purchase decision based on a number of factors including Google Search for product reviews, Crutchfield chat representative recommendations and personal inquiry to friends who provided their input when making a center channel speaker purchase that would complement our current home entertainment equipment. [ Robert  Jan 28, 2017 ]
Fit the space available and offered good performance. [ WILSON L  Jan 26, 2017 ]
All my speakers in the living room are Polks. Its a winning hookup. Speakers I purchased today are for my bedroom, I Know they will sound great. [ Larry Horton  Jan 18, 2017 ]
i have this one already but like another one. [ Peter  Jan 14, 2017 ]
I needed a center channel speaker to help increase the level of spoken word and dialoge from TV shows and movies. Our current TV installation and cabinet didn't allow for much room to expand things like sound bars or larger center channel speakers. Based on the reviews, it appears others bought this product for very similar reasons. [ Scott  Jan 14, 2017 ]
I already own a pair of Polk Audio TSi300 speakers. I was using an old speaker for my center channel but it just wasn't doing the job. This speaker is matched with those and gets good reviews. I expect to see a significant improvement in dialogue quality with this speaker in my system. [ Joel  Jan 13, 2017 ]
Good quality sound as expected from Polk and the best center component speaker I've heard. Good price too. [ Robert R  Jan 13, 2017 ]
Met the specification I was looking ; with the help of chat. [ William  Jan 04, 2017 ]
reviews indicating clear dialogue. [ Barry  Dec 28, 2016 ]
I have 4 Polk OWM3 speakers that will aesthetically work well with this CS10. I'm sure the surround sound will be even better than with my existing Kenwood center speaker. The phone reps on-line were able to direct me to the proper speaker and saved me from making a poor purchase at Fry's after`Christmas sale. [ Kathleen  Dec 27, 2016 ]
Highly rated and one of the best for the money [ Andrew  Dec 24, 2016 ]
Good price and excellent speakers [ Armando  Dec 21, 2016 ]
Quality and price [ Douglas  Dec 13, 2016 ]
Topseller [ Miguel  Dec 01, 2016 ]
Top rated item that fit my budgetary constraints. [ Tyler  Nov 28, 2016 ]
I've been very pleased with Polk Audio products in the past. I have a new home installation with Polk Audio speakers for my media system. This speaker is in the same series as the others. [ Craig  Nov 20, 2016 ]
reputation and advice from users [ kermit  Nov 14, 2016 ]
Similar size of 20 year old Polk center speaker [ Robert  Nov 14, 2016 ]
Recommended by Crutchfield [ Michael  Oct 25, 2016 ]
Matching option for surround speakers [ Frederick  Oct 22, 2016 ]
To compliment my other Polk speakers, and the high ratings from other customers. [ Mike  Oct 11, 2016 ]
based on reviews [ Robert  Sep 29, 2016 ]
best sellers [ Brian  Sep 18, 2016 ]
Recommended by my salesperson [ CHRISTOPHER  Sep 18, 2016 ]
Reviews were promising. [ Aaron  Sep 15, 2016 ]
great rating on the center and bookshelves, perfect match ratings wren 4 and 5 stars but mostly 5...user reviews and prof. reviews and not just 4or 5 ratings many many ratings.and i got some good advise from Adam with my chat advisor...can"t wait Adam's Bio: http://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=39 [ raymond  Aug 27, 2016 ]
replacing previously owned [ Kevin  Aug 04, 2016 ]
I'm building a solid system for a small room while replacing an older budget setup. I wanted a center channel that would update my existing system, match well with my new receiver and handle my music listening needs as well. This was an ideal set up at an affordable price. [ Lester  Jul 29, 2016 ]
Great sounding center channel [ STEPHEN  Jul 17, 2016 ]
needed new center channel speaker and this matched the rear speakers I have [ steven  Jul 02, 2016 ]
Have Polk speakers now and used them in the past. Also good reviews on these particular speakers. [ D  Jun 28, 2016 ]
Added this to my new surround system. [ Don  Jun 28, 2016 ]
Not a clue! [ Gary  Jun 18, 2016 ]
recommended to me [ D  Jun 09, 2016 ]
Price, name, specs [ Justin  Jun 08, 2016 ]
Brand recognition and the advice given by your Advisor -- I had intended to buy an Infinity 350 Center Speaker but was informed that this is no longer available. [ TRAVERS E.  May 29, 2016 ]
Good brand reputation, reasonable price and good reviews. [ Blair  May 15, 2016 ]
Highly recommended as a second choice to the discontinued Yamaha NS-C310 Center Channel Speaker. [ Rufus  Apr 13, 2016 ]
The reviews [ scott  Apr 10, 2016 ]
SOUND GOOD, TO GOOD [ carlos  Apr 06, 2016 ]
Ordered for friend. Matched their current speakers [ DAVID  Mar 30, 2016 ]
Excellent reviews and value given the price point [ Paul  Mar 22, 2016 ]
To go along with the in wall surround sound speakers rc65i ordered a few days ago. [ Rosemary  Mar 18, 2016 ]
Rated as one of the best center channel speakers [ G  Mar 17, 2016 ]
Replacing a center channel speaker that came in a kit with a receiver. Had already purchased Polk bookshelf speakers.. Noticeable upgrade, bigger speaker, bigger sound.. It's not always the case and it is bulky but I had the space and it is a huge upgrade over the smaller kit center channels I had had in the past.. [ Paul  Mar 14, 2016 ]
Tons of good reviews and price [ Jay  Mar 14, 2016 ]
Great reviews of this product on an online review site. I presently have a Bose VCS-10 center channel speaker which, although much better than the JVC speaker I had before, still delivers a somewhat mushy dialogue when listening to movies and music. I'm looking for something crisp and clean. One of the reviewers on the Crutchfield site commented that the Polk TSi CS10 performed much better than his Bose center channel speaker. Plus, I've always loved the sound put out by Polk speakers. [ Don R.  Mar 13, 2016 ]
highly rated and 20 dollars less than everybody's price [ tim  Mar 08, 2016 ]
reviewed several makes and prices and I've shopped with you in the past and you beat any price I found! Thanks again..... Thanks Bill [ Sarge  Mar 03, 2016 ]
Price and reviews [ Charles  Feb 25, 2016 ]
On the recommendation of the sales associate. [ James  Feb 24, 2016 ]
Lots of good ratings. [ DAVID P  Feb 22, 2016 ]
Based on good reviews [ Dileep  Feb 19, 2016 ]
I hope this will improve on voices in my home theater system and the price [ Roger Yeakle  Feb 17, 2016 ]
I have several Polk Audio speakers around my house. They never disappoint. Good value for the money. [ Johan  Feb 13, 2016 ]
I've never been wronged by crutchfield, the price is excellent, perfect match for my Tsi100's [ Shawn  Feb 11, 2016 ]
Polk reputation, customer reviews, frequency response [ John  Feb 10, 2016 ]
best price on this product to be had anywhere, and from a reputable name [crutchfield] as well. product has great reviews, lots of purchasers, #1 selling item in center channels on amazon, but best deal to be had is here at crutchfield, with free shipping too...can't beat it. [ Steven  Feb 07, 2016 ]
Piecing together a home audio system. [ Daniel  Feb 01, 2016 ]
1. top rated by user reviews; 2. top rated by electronics/sound experts; 3. meets specs I needed (power, impedence); and, 4. fits perfectly in the space [ James A.  Feb 01, 2016 ]
Price & quality [ Patrick E.  Jan 29, 2016 ]
I am building a 7.1 home theater system and wanted to match my TSi100 front speakers. [ James  Jan 28, 2016 ]
Recommendation of a friend. Sale price. [ Robert  Jan 05, 2016 ]
matches the ts main speakers, and the reviews are off the chart [ Jon  Jan 05, 2016 ]
Good reviews [ Boris  Jan 05, 2016 ]
The CS20 was not available and this is voice matched to the TSI400 towers. [ MICHAEL  Jan 03, 2016 ]
Excelent sound and price. [ Ubaldo  Jan 01, 2016 ]
Excellent product with a very good price. [ PEDRO A. DIAZ  Dec 30, 2015 ]
voice matched to my TSI400 speakers and I wanted a replacement for my old polk RM center channel [ D  Dec 30, 2015 ]
Polk sound & quality, crutchfield reviews and data specs. [ Jaime  Dec 28, 2015 ]
I upgraded my L/R front speakers to TSi400. These are a replacement of my Polk RM101's and I quickly figured out that the RM7 center would be inadequate when paired with the new towers. [ Daniel  Dec 26, 2015 ]
At first my decision was based on size but after looking at all the reviews and specifications I still would have purchased this speaker regardless of how much room I had. Especially with the price and crutchfield is an easy choice to purchase through especially with their great reviews with customer support and warranties to stand by the product they sell. [ Sean  Dec 26, 2015 ]
I picked the center channel because of the size of the speakers, the way it looks and the cost. And the other reviews were positive. [ JASON  Dec 15, 2015 ]
To Complete my Polk Audio Speaker system. The only problem is that I need it in cherry color and Crutchfield don't have it. [ JESUS  Dec 15, 2015 ]
Needed center speaker. This was highly reviewed and fit my budget. [ Steven  Dec 11, 2015 ]
This is a great center channel speaker for 3.1, 5.1 and 7.1 sound systems especially with the Polk Tsi300 towers I am using for the front speakers. [ PTC4WW  Dec 11, 2015 ]
Very good reviews and a great price. [ Steve  Dec 11, 2015 ]
Brand name and price. [ FRANK  Dec 11, 2015 ]
Great rating, advisor recommended the center channel match the front speakers I chose. [ Jacob  Dec 08, 2015 ]
My whole theater speaker system were Bose 201, 301, with center speaker, I started with the sub 1st and now center speaker and my next upgrade will be rear surround speakers. [ Harold  Dec 06, 2015 ]
I have Polk speakers in my car and ot sounds great, so it's my first time I'm going to use it on my home audio, so lets see [ ISRAEL  Dec 04, 2015 ]

11 questions already asked

You may be able to get a replacement tweeter directly from Polk. You can reach their Customer/Tech Support department by dialing: 800-377-7655 I hope that helps. My Bio: https://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=5 [ Ryan  Apr 05, 2017 ]  Staff
Speakers don't support impedance, receivers and amplifiers do. Just in case it's a 8 ohm speaker and just about all amplifiers and recievers will do fine. [ Carlos  Jan 10, 2017 ]
Thanks for your question. For information on comparing two or more models I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They will be able to help determine the differences and help you make the best choice for your system and your budget. [ Kenny  Oct 05, 2016 ]  Staff
Thanks for your question. For information on comparing two or more models I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They will be able to help determine the differences and help you make the best choice for your system and your budget. [ Kenny  May 17, 2016 ]  Staff
They do no feature the exact same tweeter material so it won't be a perfect match but Polk's signature performance will still shine through allowing them to work very well together, yes. I hope that helps! My Bio: http://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=5 [ Ryan  Mar 16, 2016 ]  Staff
The TSi400 speakers use a 2-way crossover to send the high frequencies to the tweeter and the low frequencies to the woofers so they would be considered 2-way speakers. 4-way speakers would use a 4-way crossover to divide the frequencies to 4 individual woofers/tweeters. [ Larry  Dec 06, 2015 ]  Staff
Yes they do. [ Blake  Nov 27, 2015 ]
No, it does not. It requires a flat surface large enough to accommodate its four feet, one at each corner of the enclosure. Great value in a center channel speaker - very happy with mine. [ Joshua  Nov 27, 2015 ]
I use it as a large speaker. It works great with that setting. [ WILLIAM  Mar 15, 2016 ]
This speaker is actually bigger than it looks. My receiver has a mic'd set up feature, so it sets it up acoustically on its own. That said, I think setting it to large would be fine. I get big sound out of this speaker. [ EAN N  Jun 08, 2015 ]
yes, you stereo receiver most likely can be in relation to the volume of the speakers [ COMPUTER HELP  Jun 07, 2015 ]
I have it paired with some JBL ES90's and it sounds very good. It is definitely not overpowered by them. A excellent value for $. [ MATT J  Jun 07, 2015 ]
Thanks for your input mr. Scott, by "match" i mean voice match, i checked your recommended speakers and would love to have those, but it will cost me much to ship them since i'm based here in the middle east, and polk is unknown here, so i pretty much would have to stick with my bose unfortunately, do you think polk tsi cs10 would go with them? I also checked svs subwoofer but couldnt find here in crutchfield, would you recommend polk psw111 instead? [ Martson  Apr 26, 2014 ]
Thanks for your input mr. Anthony [ Martson  Apr 26, 2014 ]
Not sure, but I would not recommend this center channel. It had a very hollow and unnatural sound. I ended up returning them. [ Anthony  Apr 26, 2014 ]
Scott says: By "match", you mean other than appearance right? Because there are several pictures and specs. of Polk's TSi series speakers available online, etc.to answer that. So i suppose you mean sonic performance/power handling? Forget about Bose, I suggest Polk's CS10 and at least two TSi 400's for the mains, and possibly two more 400's for the surrounds and two 300's for the rear. My kid has this set-up wired to a Sony STR DA 2800 ES. It sounds fantastic, movies, TV, online stuff, everything sounds great. I like Polk's TSi's because they're built well, sound great, and are inexpensive. Plus Polk doesn't bother trying to get tons of bass from them because I guess they figure you're going to hook them in with a sub,, however I also have a CS20 four TSi 500's, two 400's used as main/surrounds/back wired into an older Sony STR DA 5700, and these put out awesome bass, even at lower listening levels and you don't need high power amps. to drive them. Maybe you don't have the room for all these "bigger" speakers, buy a new home... just kidding. Maybe what you're after is a CS10 and two or four TSi 300's, you'll likely upgrade to the 400's soon. I'd reccommend a SVS subwoofer in there, or two, thanks. [ SCOTT L  Apr 26, 2014 ]
I forwarded your question to an Advisor and they responded with the following: The Polk Audio TSi CS10 Center Channel (Black) would be a nice compliment to front left and right speakers in a surround sound system that have woofers and tweeters that are the same size and that are also made from the same material. This will allow the speakers to be voice-matched and reproduce sound in a similar fashion. If you would like to discuss further you can contact an Advisor directly by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. [ Krissy  Mar 04, 2014 ]  Staff
Patricia, I am very happy with this speaker. I think it would work well with your jbl's. [ ROGER G  Dec 28, 2013 ]
The Polk center speaker is very crisp and clear and should do very well with the jbl speakers. I hope this helps and I hope you enjoy the Polk center speaker as much as I have. [ GREGORY  Dec 28, 2013 ]
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