Best 8 Inch Subwoofer 2017 [Reviews and Comparison]

Best 8 Inch Subwoofer 2017

What is the best 8 inch subwoofer of 2017?Well, barely ever we get a question SO easy to answer:It’s the JL8W7AE.What, dissapointed? Too expensive? You don’t like JL?No problem.We’re going to review the top 5 choices on this size with a side-by-side comparison to help you find the perfect sub for your needs and budget.Let’s get started:​Comparison Chart Top Pick JL Audio 8W7AE-3 Anniversary Edition Runner Up Sundown Audio X-8 V.2 Kicker Solo-Baric L7 JL Audio 8W3V3 Budget Choice Rockford Fosgate P3S RMS 500W 750W 450W 250W 150W Sensitivity 82.7dB 82.71 dB 83.6 dB 83.24 dB 82 dB Editor’s Rating … Read more

Best Shallow Mount Subwoofer 2017 [Reviews and Comparison]

Best Shallow Mount Subwoofer 2017

What is the best shallow mount subwoofer? Tecnically, it is the JL Audio 13TW5V2 which is been recognized by the industry as the best performing unit ever done. However, for those not interested in spending the big money it costs, there are still some great choices.We will review the top 7 units on the market today. You’ll also find a side-by-side comparison chart to help you find the perfect sub for your needs and budget. Comparison Chart Top Pick JL Audio 13TW5V2 Best 10 Inch Option JL Audio TW3 Series Alpine SWR-t Series Budget Choice Rockford Fosgate P3 Punch Series Kicker CompRT Series … Read more

Monoblock vs 2 Channel vs 4 Channel vs 5 Channel amps

Monobock vs 2channel vs 4 channel vs 5 channel

Quick Navigation About Wiring2-Channel Amplifiers4 Channel Amps: What For?What About 5 Channels then?How to power all this When you’re deciding on what amplifier to buy for your audio system, one of the biggest factors is how many channels it has. If you’re looking for an amp to power subwoofers, in most cases you only need a single or “mono” channel Class D amplifier, even if you’re running multiple subs. This can be achieved by wiring the voice coils of multiple subs together in series or parallel configurations which will present a certain ohm load to the amp depending on how … Read more

Coaxial vs Component Speakers. Which Ones Are Best?

Coaxial vs component speakers

There are a number of factors that go into deciding what speakers will work best for different car audio applicatio​ns.If you’ve read our article where we review the best car speakers​ available on the market, you’ve probably seen all the differences between speakers.In this article, we will examine a few aspects to take into consideration when deciding which speakers to select for your install.As the title suggests, we will focus on the difference between coaxial and component speakers and outline a few common applications of each type of speaker. As a general rule, component speakers are going to sound better … Read more

What Class Amp Is Best For Subs? [Ask The Expert]

what class amp is best for subs

Typically, subwoofers are powered with Class D amplifiers. Why is this done and what kinds of different amplifier classes are available and what is the difference between them?There are many technical aspects to car audio that can be confusing and a bit intimidating to the non-audiophile.You don’t have to be an audio engineer or an electronic engineer to understand the basic concepts to amp design and function although things tend to get convoluted pretty quickly and the more you research, the more terms are used which most people don’t understand and are hard to make sense of without an in-depth … Read more

Jl Audio Speakers Review: Are They Really THAT Good?

jl audio speakers review

Welcome to another review by your friends at Gear4Wheels! In this article we will be taking a look at JL Audio’s front stage offerings.JL Audio, founded in 1975, is a very well-known and renowned brand in the mobile, marine and home audio industry.Based in Miramar, Florida, they are one of the few companies that still make its products in the US and they have continued to be an industry leader in quality and innovation.Their R&D team has made many advances in speaker technology over the years and they have incorporated that technology into their drivers to create some truly amazing … Read more

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