Originally Posted by FunkMonkey55
I have heard a pair of swans and did enjoy the sound. I will say I am rather biased to Klipsch. I enjoy bright highs. I use the promedia 2.1 set up for my computer and they definitely get the job done, but looking for a major upgrade. Is there really a huge difference in performance between the rb 51's and rb 61s? In other words does the tweet on the 51's completely drown out the 5.25" woofer?
IMO when I demoed some Klipsch speakers a few years ago it seemed that as the woofer size went up the midrange got better, "thicker", more full. I would go for the 61s if you can afford it.
Klipsch RF-62II, RC-500, RS-400, SVS PC12+,
Def Tech SC8000
Harman Kardon AVR 1600
PS3, Apple TV, Sharp 70" Qattron