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Polk Audio Monitor 60

Polk Audio Monitor 60
alaScore 85

174 reviews

Dec, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 174 reviews of Polk Audio Monitor 60. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Polk Audio Monitor 60 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 174 reviews)

2 expert reviews

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 66 user reviews of Polk Audio Monitor 60 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Speakers on

95% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Polk Audio Monitor 60 AM6022-A 2-Way Floorstanding Speaker (Single, Cherry)Polk Audio Monitor 60 AM6025-A 2-Way Floorstanding Speaker (Single, Black)

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built well, look nice, sound great, on sale


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For The Price..


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

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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stylish and clear


small foot print, decent sound

although the sound is great, it lacks the low end punch below 70hz. Sounds best if coupled with a decent subwoofer and properly adjusted crossover

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Monitor 60 series II


price ; sound ; size

no cons really, just be careful getting it out of the box

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Polk Audio Monitor60 Series II


Just awesome


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Polk Audio Monitor60 Series II


Purchased at a sale price of 99.00 each. Can't beat that deal and free shipping on top of that !

great sound at a greater price. Does take a few days to burn in and the sound gets better. No distortion what so ever. A nice looking speaker

None what so ever

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Polk Audio Monitor 60's FTW


These speakers sound so incredible compared to my my old Bose bookshelf front left and rights, I even enjoy advertisements. I was watching Star Trek and a prisoner put a plate down and i could hear the metal plate reverberate. The details I can hear...

Amazing sound, look great, unbeatable price during "Black November." These speakers are work purchasing regardless of what deal is or isn't offered

They aren't usually the "Black November" price

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Great pair of speakers


I had been using a pair of KLH 3-way "bookshelf" speakers with 8" woofers for the last 12 years, and thought they sounded pretty good. Hooked these up, and it's amazing how much better the Polk's sound. They're better in every respect, including bass...

Great sound & imaging, plenty of bass, don't take up much more room than a set of bookshelf speakers on stands

Tall and skinny- might be easier to tip over

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Best bang for your buck for floorstanding speakers.


I also own the 50's and 70's in the Monitor II line. The 70's are by far the best, but for $100 bucks less a pair, the 60's are a great option. The 60's sound a bit flat out of the box, but give them 30-40 hours of play time and they open up quite a...

Good sound quality. Decent bass for their size. Affordable price @$99.99 each. Polk brand name

A bit wobbly on thicker carpet. Sound is a bit flat out of the box

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Good for the money, amazed me when I popped in Battlefield 3 for the first time. Wish it was a bit boomier, but that's what subwoofers are for.

Look good, sound pretty good

Tweeter died out on one of them, but that's because my drunk friend tipped the tower over, I think

Product Specifications

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 newly 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 modern Titanium faces. Built for speed, sound and value, the Monitor Series is a great introduction to high performance sound.