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The Best 5 Channel Amplifier 2019

We know that feeling of frustration from car owners when they don’t get to enjoy their car sound system enough. Nothing beats that feeling of getting good music delivered by speakers powered through a good amplifier. Basically, a 5-channel amp is capable of running all four door speakers alongside a powerful subwoofer unit. It’s way better than a 4-channel amp because instead of having to …

Top 5 Best Tweeters 2019

When building or upgrading your car audio system, a great woofer and speaker are not enough, you need to include tweeters to truly appreciate those sweet high notes. This is because audio is broken into different frequency ranges, and to fully enjoy them, you need different speakers: woofers for the low frequencies, speakers for mid-range frequencies, and tweeters for the higher frequencies. But installing the …

Best Center Channel Speaker

The primary function of a center channel speaker is to bring balance between the speakers in your audio system. It’ll provide for a more natural flow of sound across all the speakers. While choosing the best center channel speaker, most people face challenges in finding similar driver compliments for the LCR speakers, the right quality of the components, and the collective output capability. Don’t worry: …

Best Class D Amplifier

Class D amplifiers have recently increased in popularity. But why? Because they solve three traditional problems with amps: large size, overheating and short battery life. Here’s how: Class D amplifiers are compact, more efficient and more powerful than the traditional Class A/B amps. This is because they convert the input analog signal into a pulse width modulated (PWM) waveform. This allows them to switch from …

Top 5 Best 10 Inch Subwoofers 2019

To say I’ve found the best 10 inch subwoofer there is or even to say that these are the only options worth considering, would be pretty narcissistic. There’s just too many models each with their own advantages and drawbacks.  Some have built in amplifiers and some don’t. With that in mind I did do quite a bit of research to find 5 of the top …

Focal Car Speakers Reviews

We’re always looking for new kinds of car speakers to freak out about – we’ve been around the block many times, so it takes a bit to impress us. One company we have overlooked of late is Focal, which is a French company that makes quite a few awesome high-fidelity audio systems of their own. From sound systems and loudspeakers for the home to speaker …