Component speaker systems are the audiophile's choice for superior mobile sound. But what are component speaker systems, exactly, and are they the right choice for your vehicle?
There's a reason you should replace your factory speakers if you want good sound in your car. In this video, we'll show you why factory-installed speakers usually deliver sub-par sound.
While most speakers feature the same basic components, the materials used, the quality of the construction, and the sophistication of the design can greatly impact how a speaker sounds. Here's a close look at what makes Focal speakers sound so good.
Focal offers some of the best speakers on the market. This brief video discusses some of the benefits of Focal Access speakers.
Infinity Kappa is Infinity's high-performance line of car speakers. They're designed and built to give you excellent sound, especially in an amplified system. Watch as our experts show you why Infinity Kappa Series car speakers are such a popular choice when building a car audio system.
If the music in your vehicle sounds terrible, it might be time to replace those old, blown-out factory speakers.
Getting the right speakers to fit your car doesn't have to be confusing, thanks to Crutchfield's extensive research and database.
The BOOM Urchin Bluetooth portable speaker is water- and shock-resistant "ready for anything." And it delivers some full-bodied sound, too.
Focal's IFVW Golf 6 system provides you with a huge improvement in sound quality by letting you replace the VW's front door tweeters and woofers with a set of custom speakers that fit right into the factory locations and plug into the existing wiring.
We dissect the Polk Audio LSi M 705 floor-standing speaker to find out what makes it sound good.
Our video team traveled to Polk Audio to check out the extreme tests that their car speakers and marine speakers undergo.
Paying attention to where your speakers are placed and how they're positioned can dramatically improve the sound of all your music.
Get tips on planning your outdoor speaker system, including where to place your speakers and the other items you'll need to complete your setup.
Tara W., Video Guest
Learn about the basics of good speaker placement, so you can set up your speakers to deliver the best sound for your room.
Many customers note that sometimes Crutchfield's classification of a car speaker's size is different from what the speaker manufacturer states. This is especially true in the case of 6-1/2"...
This video covers show you the basics of in-wall and ceiling speaker installation and answers some of the most commonly asked questions.
Todd Cabell, Danae Marshall
A 5-minute video that shows the basics of installing a component speaker system in a car.
Learn how to incorporate Sonos wireless multi-room audio into a hard-wired system that features in-wall, ceiling, and outdoor speakers.
This article describes how to set up a powered-speaker PA system, including setup, soundchecking, and teardown tips.
Kicker's venerable KS series of car speakers gets a couple of key updates for 2014. First, they now employ a silk-dome tweeter for smoother highs, and second, a shallower basket so they'll fit into more vehicles.