MTX 7512-22 Subwoofer Review

If you’ve been into car audio for more than about 15 minutes, you know the name MTX. Long known for rugged and reliable high performance products, MTX has been the choice of SPL champions, sound quality tweaks and everyone in between.&nb [ … ]

Hertz Mille MLK 1650.3 Component Speaker Review

Since the introduction of the series some 15 years ago, the Hertz Mille loudspeakers have been directed as a reference series for enthusiasts. Developed by a dedicated team with a passion for music, each new iteration of the line has been designed [ … ]

Helix DSP Pro Signal Processor Review

When it comes to properly tuning a serious car audio system, many experts believe that the basic crossover and EQ adjustments found on today’s head units and amplifiers are woefully inadequate. For serious tuning, you need serious equipment, [ … ]

Alpine SWT-10S2 Woofer Review

Although many of our readers lean toward high-performance, sports-oriented vehicles, a lot of us also enjoy having a truck for hauling parts, towing other toys and simply for daily driving when the weather sucks. Of course,  we all need good a [ … ]

Rydeen DV16 Multimedia Receiver Review

The Rydeen name may not come immediately to mind when discussing vehicle electronics, but the company is working hard at changing that. From their headquarters in Torrance CA., their staff live and breathe consumer electronics and are building the [ … ]

Orion XTRPRO154 PASMAG 4

Look at any successful company and you’ll notice that they didn’t get that way by resting on their laurels. As a prime example, the team at Orion have been hard at work redesigning and improving their already-impressive XTRPRO series su [ … ]

JL Audio 12TW1 Woofer Review

As I watched my neighbor fill a full-size Ford Excursion to the gunnels with her potted plant collection, it occurred to me that whether you drive a gigantic three-row SUV or a tiny Peel P50, there is never enough room to carry everything you&rsquo [ … ]

JVC KW-V50BT DVD Receiver Review

For those who interact heavily with their smartphone and their favorite apps contained within, JVC has introduced a double-DIN multimedia receiver with you in mind. With a top quality seven-inch touchscreen, CD/DVD playback, USB port and built-in B [ … ]

Axxera AX47S Amplifier Review

With the ever-growing popularity of UTVs and increasing motorcycle sales, the traditional car audio marketplace has developed an entire sub-category of ultra compact, powerful multi-channel amplifiers. Obviously, space is at a premium in these vehi [ … ]

Phoenix Gold SX1200.5 Amplifier Review

In the immortal words of Monty Python, “And now, for something completely different.” Over the last couple of decades in the world of car audio, we’ve seen all sorts of amplifier designs come and go. For a long time, pretty much e [ … ]