Sony MEX-XB100BT CD Receiver Review

Through the utilization of new high-power Class D chipsets, Sony has introduced the world’s most powerful CD receiver for car audio applications. The all-new Sony MEX-XB100BT is equipped with an honest-to-goodness CEA-2006B rated, 40 watt per [ … ]

MTX XT-HUNDER 800.5 Amplifier Review

So you've upgraded your front and rear speakers and now it's time to add a subwoofer and some real power. Great! You're almost ready to experience good, proper audio in your car. But space is tight and multiple amplifiers are not going to be an opt [ … ]

Clarion XC2510 Compact Amplifier Review

If you’ve ever found yourself faced with the seemingly impossible challenge of installing high quality, high power, multi-channel amplification in a system where there is little room and even less budget, Clarion has a solution.

With the int [ … ]

Audison AP8.9 bit Amplifier Review

As a brand that has earned a reputation for developing trend-setting, category defining products, the team of audio enthusiasts at Audison have done it again. With the introduction of the all-new Prima “Sound Packs,” Audison has tackled [ … ]

Kenwood XR-1800P Component Speaker Review

For the last year or so, people “in the know” have been raving about the performance and value of Kenwood’s Excelon Series XR-1800P component loudspeaker system. Designed for audiophiles on a budget (or simply anyone who’s l [ … ]

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 [ … ]

Kinetik HC1200 Battery Review

Many years ago, I lived in the Canadian Prairie region. It wasn’t uncommon to have cold winter temperatures reach -40 degrees, and I grew up learning about block heaters, battery blankets, and all the other…
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Kicker S10C Subwoofer

Livin’ Loud with “All the Bass – Half the Space” That was the tag line for the original Kicker Solo-Baric subwoofers, and it was pretty true. Back in the 90’s, Kicker figured out a way…
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DC Audio 10.0k Amplifier

DC Audio's 10.0kw competition series amplifier is a 10,000 watt mono block. It is built for 12 volt audio systems. It is a linkable amplifier and designed to run at 1 ohm per amplifier, or…
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