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Looking for a subwoofer

I just installed a new home theater in my basement. The room is about 400 square feet. I have 2 Infinity Primus P252 speakers (150W, 92dB) as the fronts. My center is an Infinty Primus P350 (150W, 90dB). The surrounds are TSS-1200sat. The system is being driven by a Pioneer VSX-919 (120W, .05%THD). I was looking at the Infinity PS212 subwoofer (400W, 12in) to complete the system, but have read a lot of reviews that said it has a high failur rate at arounf a year. I liked the idea of having a high powered sub in the system but dont want the risk of failure. I found a Polk Audio PSW505 (300W, 12in) but am concerned that this won't fill the room with bass as well. Am I just being paranoid? Will 300W do the job well? If not what are my other options? Were on a budget so I would need something thats around $300? Thanks for the help

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Room size is fine

300 vs 400W for a sub won't really mean much unless you start outfitting a larger space.

Look at overall quality instead. There's no reason why the 505 wouldn't suffice.

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I see the 505 is going for $230 at Amazon.

Is it loud enough? I can tell you this, if you crank that up to its max., I am not going to stay in that room with you. To me..loud sound is very annoying (maybe that's just me...or my hearing is still very good, hehe).

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ok

it seems like the 505 will get the job done

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