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 [ … ]

Clarion XC6120 Amplifier

For my fellow North Americans north of the 49th parallel, the folks at Clarion Canada have been working hard on updates and improvements to the XC 6 series of amplifiers. The new XC amps have been designed by car audio veterans in the United States [ … ]

Precision Power P.65C3 Component Speaker Review

I was at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) earlier this year and happened to look at a new set of component speakers from Precision Power. The system reminded me of an excellent package they had several years earlier, which was also a three-way s [ … ]

Sony XSP-N1BT Smartphone Cradle CD Receiver

Leave it to Sony to come up with a new way to make your smartphone more useful than ever. The new Sony XSP-N1BT CD receiver is also the world's first double-DIN head unit that can turn virtually any NFC/Bluetooth enabled smartphone into a radi [ … ]

Rockford Fosgate T400X4ad Amplifier Review

Whether you’re in your car, UTV, boat or riding your motorcycle, any audio enthusiast appreciates a powerful amplifier. As cars get smaller and we install stereos into a wider array of vehicle types, one thing remains constant: smaller amplifiers w [ … ]

Pioneer TS-D1720C Component Speakers Review

When it comes to building a truly top notch audio system, the single most important decision you can make is your speaker choice. More than any other component, your speakers will affect the overall sound and performance of your system. Just as a c [ … ]

Orion Cobalt CB2400.1D Amplifier Review

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you know the venerable Orion brand has a new owner in MD Audio Engineering. You may have also noticed that MD is quickly restoring the brand to its former glory, with high performance, quali [ … ]

MB Quart Nautic GMR-1

We all want music, no matter where we are or what we’re doing. There are a lot of people out there who have been longing for a way to listen to their music in their boat, UTVs and basically everything, from garden tractors to golf carts. Unfortunat [ … ]

Hifonics Atlas Amplifier Review

In Greek mythology, one of the titans was Atlas, who, as one story goes, was condemned to bear the heavens upon his shoulders, causing the globe to revolve. Now that’s power. Only slightly less powerful is the Hifonics amplifier of the same name, a [ … ]

Kicker PX Series

As the popularity of side-by-side UTVs (utility task vehicle) and ROVs (recreational off-highway vehicle) continues to grow, so do the number of folks who want an audio system to join them on the trail.

Lucky for them, Kicker has been supplying sp [ … ]

Alpine Electronics of America Website Refresh

Alpine Electronics of America has recently completed its website redesign and now has a heavier focus on Alpine Restyle dash systems. Not to worry, this doesn't mean they've forgotten about the aftermarket product line, which…
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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,…
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Hertz SPL Show Subwoofers

Hertz SPL Show subwoofers are the ideal solution for building mobile audio systems with emphasis placed on low frequency power and impact. Featuring a stacked triple magnet motor assembly and 2 + 2 ohm dual…
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