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Polk Audio Atrium 55

Polk Audio Atrium 55
alaScore 83

174 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 174 reviews of Polk Audio Atrium 55. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Polk Audio Atrium 55 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 154 user reviews of Polk Audio Atrium 55 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers on

97% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Polk Audio Atrium 55 All-Weather Speakers (Pair, Black)Polk Audio Atrium 55 All-Weather Speakers (Pair, Black)

May, 2018

Expert review by : Christopher Jones (

Review: Polk Audio Atrium 55


If you live where the weather can get extreme, check out these Polks, built to military specs to survive a savage beating from the elements....

Rustproof stainless steel, brass hardware and gold binding posts spell post-apocalyptic durability. Easy-adjusting brackets rotate 90 degrees, making them a no-brainer install

Polk is no ace with bass — there’s just not much boom here. Black and white are the only color choices? Come on, Polk. The sound is not our only obsession

Jun, 2008


Expert review by (toptenreviews.com_old)

Polk Audio Atrium 55


This outdoor speaker set is capable of handling all the sun, rain, wind and snow you can throw at it. It has rugged construction which is specifically designed for prolonged outdoor use. However, the frequency response is average, at best. It is unable...

The Polk Audio Atrium 55 loudspeaker can handle full exposure to the elements

It has a limited frequency response

This is a durable outdoor speaker set with impressive audio quality.

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Died after 3 days


Even though I have not had these very long, I can already tell that I like them. Seriously thinking about replacing speakers at my pool with another set of these.

Awesome sounds for my deck. Tight bass and perfect balance for my receiver. Bought these to replace older/cheaper speakers on my deck. Music has taken on new listening pleasure. Easily installed under eaves with existing wiring


Jul, 2010

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These speakers sound & look awesome

None what so ever

Jul, 2010

Consumer review (

A great set of speakers


They're loud, so if you mount them to your house, expect to "hear" the sound reverberate back through the walls. I placed some foam rubber between the bracket and the house, as well as a foam washer on the screws, and this really helped considerably.

Quality build, and great sound

None yet

Jun, 2010

Consumer review (

Good speakers


I would definately recommend these speakers. For the price i paid i could not have found better speakers.

I am running these speakers on an onkyo tx-608 7.2 receiver using zone two. I have only had the speakers for a few days so all I can say right now is that my initial impression is good. I had several people over this past weekend comment that the...

Removing the grills. I thought I would paint the speakers to match the house but I struggled to get the grills off. The instructions say to use a paperclip. I tried and after a few minutes decided they can stay white

Jun, 2010

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Excellent Speakers


Got these to replace some aging Cambridge Soundworks speakers - no regrets.

Great bass for an outdoor speaker; excellent overall sound; cheap. I like the mounting brackets that come with it - worked well mounted on my deck posts. Easy to swivel to where I want the sound


May, 2010

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These sound amazing.


Well worth the price and the sound coming from them is truly breathtaking. They rival home towers in sound quality! Don't hesitate just get 'em.

Purchased 2 pair of these for an indoor restaraunt settting. Amazing bass response for their size, not enough for clublike sound but extremely smooth response for med loud setting. My amp puts out 150 watts per channel and drives these really well at...

None really. They are somewhat heavy, around 7 pounds so make sure they are mounted securely

May, 2010

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Polk Audio Atrium 55 All-Weather Speaker, Black Finish (Pair)


I purchased these speakers to mount outdoors, under my permanently camped 31' travel trailer. I am very pleased with the sound quality and am surprised at how good the bass response is. Don't get me wrong, you won't mistake these speakers for a 15"...

Sep, 2008

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Polk Audio Atrium 55 All-Weather Speaker, Black Finish (Pair)


These speakers sound great for the price. I've only had them for a little over a month so i have no idea how long they will hold up or if they will make it through the winter.

Sep, 2008

Product Specifications

The Atrium 55 indoor/outdoor loudspeaker is the ultimate in flexibility, reliability and high-fidelity sound quality for the great outdoors. The Atrium 55 gives you the freedom to put speakers anywhere you want high-performance sound: the kitchen, the den, the guestroom, the patio or pool, even the backyard BBQ pit. Sure, there are lots of "outdoor" speakers out there. But look at the fine print. Many of them are suitable only for placement in sheltered locations. The rugged Atrium 55 meets or exceeds stringent industry and military specifications for full exposure to the elements for years of reliable high-performance sound anywhere in and around your home. Incredible sound - anywhere you want it, with the versatile Polk Audio Atrium series of indoor/outdoor loudspeakers.

Dimensions & Weight



Manufacturer:Polk Audio
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Polk Audio Atrium



Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty

Speaker System

Amplification Type:Passive
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Crossover Channel Qty:2-way
Max (RMS) Output Power:200Watt
Nominal (RMS) Output Power:100Watt
Response Bandwidth:60 - 20000Hz
Speaker System Type:Left / right channel speakers/Speaker