Friday, 01 March 2002
my early years of stereo, there were few brand speakers that were
coveted as much as Klipsch. At that time in my life, I felt it was the
best speaker on the planet for playing rock 'n' roll. Every time I
heard them, I knew that I would have to figure out a way to own a pair.
I managed to buy a new pair of the Heresys, which set me back a pretty
penny, yet I was never disappointed with my purchase. When I found out
that the new Klipsch RF-5’s were coming my way for review, I was
excited to see how far Klipsch had come in the 20 years since I called
them my reference speakers.
The RF-5 ($1,500 a pair) is
second from the top of Klipsch's new Reference Series, with the RF-7
($2,200 a pair) at the top of the heap. The RF-5 sports some of