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Polk Audio Monitor60 Series II Floorstanding Loudspeaker (Black) Single

  • 38Hz-25kHz
  • 8 Ohms 20-200W
  • 90dB
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Polk Audio Floorstanding Loudspeaker (Black) - Single

The name "Monitor" is special to Polk Audio. The original Polk Audio Monitor Series, produced in the mid-1970s, ushered in the modern loudspeaker era by setting the standard for performance and value.

The original Monitor Series is the line that made Polk Audio famous with its simple, sturdy construction, clear, accurate sound, powerful bass and superior imaging all at a price that made great sound available to everyone. The reborn Monitor Series is classic Polk: a quality-built, affordable line of high performance loudspeakers for music and home theater. They are highly efficient, so they can be driven easily by unpretentious receivers, and they are voice matched for lifelike surround sound environments. The Monitor Series boasts a stylish look that complements today's flat screen technology, with wood grain finishes and mod Titanium faces, and beefy stabilizer feet on the tower models.

Built for speed, sound quality and value, the Monitor Series is a great introduction to high performance sound.

Incredible Sound. Affordable Price.

The high efficiency design of this classic floorstanding loudspeaker allows it to reveal the classic Polk Audio sound (open, spacious and clear) even when driven by modestly-powered amplifiers and receivers. This is the hallmark of the stylish Monitor Series.

The Monitor 60II Features:

  • 1-inch (25mm) fabric/polymer composite Dynamic Balance® dome tweeter with powerful neodymium magnet structure delivers clear and detailed high frequency response for realistic reproduction of vocals and instruments.
  • 5 1/4-inch bi-laminate composite Dynamic Balance drivers are lightweight and stiff with good damping for high efficiency, excellent bass and lower distortion.
  • Multiple small-diameter driver design delivers wide dispersion, better mid-range, and more detailed bass response for an open, "box-less" three-dimensional sound.
  • Non-resonant all-MDF enclosure construction with 3/4-thick baffles and front-to-back and side-to-side internal bracing ensures cleaner, clearer, more lifelike sound quality.
  • Crossovers use Mylar bypass capacitors for more detailed high frequencies.
  • Dual 5-Way binding post connectors, allowing for more secure hook-up options, as well as bi-wiring and bi-amping flexibility.
  • Monitor Series speakers are "modern living accessories" that make a stylish statement in either black or cherry wood grain finish, with titanium faces.
  • Bold, fat stabilizer feet that ensure stability on carpet or hard floors for more precise bass response and superior imaging.
  • Slim tower design has a footprint of less than one square foot.
  • Critically tuned flared port minimizes port noise ("chuffing") for good low frequency extension with low distortion, resulting in natural, full-bodied sound with rich bass.
  • All Polk Audio products are made using the best materials and the most advanced manufacturing techniques. They pass the industry's most exhaustive quality tests, including drop testing, extreme signal response and UV & salt exposure testing. Polk Audio loudspeakers are built to perform for a lifetime.

Learn more about the Polk Audio Monitor60 Series II

Model

Brand
Polk Audio
Model
Monitor60 Series II

Spec

Type
Floorstanding Speakers
Sold As
Single
Driver Units
Tweeter Complement: one 1" cloth dome
Driver Complement: three 5.25" Bi-Laminate driver
Power Rating
20-200W
Frequency Response
38Hz-25kHz
Nominal Impedance
8 Ohm
Sensitivity
90db
Connectors
Inputs: Dual (bi-amp) 5 way binding posts

Features

Features
Crossover: 2.3kHz second order high and low pass
Magnetic Shielding

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
5 years limited
Labor
5 years limited

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 5 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 5 years


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  • Gregory C.
  • 12/12/2014 9:16:36 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Speakers

Pros: To me these speakers sound incredibly clear, even at lower volumes (like at night) I can still hear everything. For the price they probably can't be beat. Excellent fast shipping and I had no problems with grills or etc. Easy to setup, duh, they are speakers. Sound great when cranked too :-)

Cons: I don't think its a con really but they are rather large.

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  • albert w.
  • 12/9/2014 12:23:26 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggssounds amazing

Pros: Sounds amazing! I ordered these for my basement. After trying them in my living room first, I had to rearrange the living room to fit them and keep them there. I ordered two more for the basement.

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: Can't go wrong with Polk Audio, especially at $99 a speaker.

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  • Chris B.
  • 12/9/2014 9:20:21 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsQuick review

Pros: Good Looks, Smooth and clear sounds

Cons: Very little bass response

Other Thoughts: Had these for close to a week. Sound good, look great. Running a 3.1 system. Bass response of these speakers alone is embarassingly minimal. But, if your running a system with a quality subwoofer, no worries.

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  • Damon P.
  • 12/5/2014 1:34:59 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsBeautiful sound

Pros: -Sound quality is absolutely amazing
-I am hearing sounds in old songs I never heard before
-Easy hook up to receiver
-Has 4 ports in back for 2 in and 2 out to another speaker (speaker chaining)
-Quality material

Cons: -they are kind of big but I love the size of them. If you are into super small speakers these towers might not be for you.

-They are not very bass suitable on their own. If you are considering to buy these by themselves they are okay but the bass notes are not too great. I would strongly recommend the 10in polk sub-woofer.

Other Thoughts: I have 2 of these, 2 bookshelve polk speakers, and a polk center speaker as well as the 10 inch sub and the entire setup while kind of spendy is absolutely amazing. Listening to classical music it's like your there. With rock and you'll be rocking out with your C#$% out in no time. With hip hop you'll be waking up your neighbors in NO TIME with the beats you can bump.

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  • Shango Y.
  • 11/21/2014 6:56:58 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsGreat sound, can't beat them when on sale!

Pros: I have the original series of these speakers. When they are on sale, for the price (a C note at the moment) you will not find a better sounding value. The sound from these in a home theater is just amazing, and music has amazing clarity, far beyond the soundbar and Beats doggie doo that is out there today. I have 2 M70's and a CS2 setup for my fronts and 4 M60's for surround and the sound is just awesome. While I was working on my house I had a couple of the M60's hooked up to my old school Sony TA-N80ES amp and the music was brilliant.

Cons: They are big, as in, hey it's bigger than a Bose speaker! Just measure. Bose sucks. Remember that.

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  • Eric L.
  • 11/17/2014 1:25:49 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSolid Speakers

Pros: Love them. They look great, very professional. I'm not an audiophile, but they sound great. They are large as I expected and a bit heavy. However, if they were lighter I'd be worried about them tipping over too easy.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Don't put them in a walk way. Very easy to bump with your hip and tip over.

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  • JOSEPH R.
  • 11/15/2014 3:52:03 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSuper deal, super sounds

Pros: Great systems for the price, I purchased 4 and Series II subwoofer. Crisp high and mid with tight base. The sub augmented vibrating the floor. Nice fit, perfect size and companion for the family room music center

Cons: Arrived too fast... not expected for 4 business days.. ordered Saturday, they were delivered in on business day, on Veteran's Day. Newegg rocks, full of surprises. Okay, a positive negative!!

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  • Thomas F.
  • 11/15/2014 9:56:29 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat deal, solid speakers

Pros: Great range and very well built speaker. I picked up a pair to complete my 5.1 system and couldn't be happier with the deal on these speakers.

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: Polk monitor series are a very cost effective way to building a surround sound thanks to the great deals on this site.

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  • shenal b.
  • 11/6/2014 10:50:22 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Love It.

Cons: None

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  • Kevin B.
  • 11/3/2014 9:20:29 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsFor The Price..

Pros: Got a set of these to fill in for RTI-A7's which I ultimately want for my home theater but for $89 a speaker they are really solid and will easily hold their own in my setup until I get the upgrades. They look nice and sound fine.

Cons: Not really any. I am not a fan of the wire connectors in the back but other than that, very pleased.

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