Klipsch RF-42 II Visit Site. Summary. We would have liked to see a little more from the entry-level Klipsch speakers. The bass is weak, mostly due to the lack of a true low-frequency driver, and they only have a two-year warranty.
Beginning in 1946, company founder, Paul W. Klipsch believed four principles to be the foundation for great sound. Together, these four design principles—high efficiency with low distortion, controlled directivity, flat frequency
RF-42 II Floorstanding Speaker Manual. Reference Brochure 2010.
Our two front speakers, RP-280F, already deliver powerful bass, and therefore it´s only logical to go for the "large" subwoofer in the Reference series (as there is no subwoofer in the Reference Premiere series.
I was most impressed with a demo of the updated Klipsch Reference II speakers.
So it was with great anticipation that I decided to review a Reference II 5.1 speaker system based on the RF-82 II floor standing speakers, and also including the RC-62 II Center, RS-52 II Surrounds, and SW-311...