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polk audio csi5 high performance center channel speaker

  1. Speakers
    Would you consider $399/ea for the 550s a good price? I can't find any internet pricing yet under $499/ea. Also can you pair this with a CiA6 center speaker?
  2. Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers
    hey guys, As many of you know, I got my new SVS PB12-NSD on Friday. I just hooked it up and was re-going through the Audyssey set-up calibration. As a reminder: Receiver: Onkyo TX-SR805 Front L/R: Polk Audio RTi8 Center: Polk Audio CSi5 Surround R/L: Polk Audio Monitor 40 Surround...
  3. Speakers
    Hello, I recently upgraded my Polk Audio PSW505 subwoofer to a SVS PB12-NSD but haven't got it hooked up yet (doing it tomorrow) Currently my set-up is as follows: Receiver: Onkyo TX-SR805 Front: Polk Audio RTi8 Center: Polk Audio CSi5 Surround L/R: Polk Audio Monitor 40 Surround Back...
  4. Speakers
    I could snag a nice deal on a pair of RTi8s and a CSi5 for about $450. Some have mentioned to me that the Denon 1613 isn't powerful enough to drive those as well as surrounds for a 5.1 system. Would I need to upgrade to a more powerful receiver in order drive these effectively? Thanks!
  5. Speakers
    I am new to the HT scene and have been reading through the forum for a while now. I will be using the Emotiva UPA-700 Amp, I have chosen the following set of BIC speakers and would like to get some input on - 1. If they match with each other 2. If they match with the Amp 3. For the price...
  6. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hello everyone, I currently have an Onkyo TX-NR805 7.1 receiver. (135W X 7 channels) My set up is as follows: Center: Polk Audio CSi5 Front R/L: RTiA5 Surround R/L: Monitor 30iB Surround back R/L: FXAi6 Subwoofer: Polk PSW505 Powered I am looking to upgrade to a new receiver since I...
  7. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Need some help! I was going to buy a power amp to run out of my Yamaha RX-V2095 pre amp to get some punch into my main speakers (Polk RTi 10) but I would also like to upgrade my A/V receiver to last years model Yamaha RX-A2020(good prices) but can only afford to choose one! Here is my...
  8. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    After years of waiting, got the approval Its time for me start building a dedicated home theater in my basement. You guys inspired me to do this project & I'm super excited. As part of this I'm completing my basement 1200 Sq ft. Theater will be 17.2 X 14 ft, 8 ft height (approx). Equipment...
  9. Speakers
     I have been looking at this forum for awhile and am trying to decide on all of the components for my system.  The use will be a mix of music, movies and tv.  I am considering the Ascend Acoustics (CMT 340 SE center, fronts and CBM 170 SE rears).  I have also looked at the Polk CSi5, RTi10 and...
  10. Speakers
    Current Setup Yamaha RX-A3000 AVR Polk RTi8 L/R Polk CSi5 Center Polk FXi SR / SL (don't recall if they are a4 or a6) Velodyne Optimum 10" Sub Sony 4K TV XBR-65X850A Oppo BDP-103 Media Player Room Size: 22x18. We sit about 12 (could change it to 10) feet away from the front speakers...
  11. Speakers
    Hi I bought a energy take 5.1 set for medium sized room, the speakers are great, but the center did not fill the room as well as I wanted it to. I am running all of this through a Pioneer 1222k Reciever. Recently grabbed a Polk CSi5 off clearance from Fry's for $99. I am planning on running...
  12. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hi My Name is Randy and i am Moving to a new house soon where I will Have no Neighbors !! I have lived in a upstairs apt for 8 Years and now I'll be able to have my "TUNES" Back !!! So I went out and purchased all of this: 2-Polk Audio RTI-12's 1- CSI5 Polk center channel 2-infinity qps-1...
  13. Speakers
    I just felt it was about time we had an official polk speaker thread , being that according to the speaker brand poll , we have quite a few polkies in here. This might be a good place to discuss tweaks , problems or experiences with your speakers. I for one own a pair of Rti 8s which im very...
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