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 Team
Learn about the basics of good speaker placement, so you can set up your speakers to deliver the best sound for your room.
This video covers show you the basics of in-wall and ceiling speaker installation and answers some of the most commonly asked questions.
If you're in the market for new car speakers but don't know where to start, take a look at these ten customer favorites to get your bearings.
The Peachtree Audio deepblue2 is one high-performance powered Bluetooth® speaker that delivers on its promises with outstanding sound quality.
PSB's Imagine X line of speakers gives you the kind of clean, balanced sound PSB is known for without breaking your budget. PSB takes driver technology developed for their top-tier Synchrony line to deliver audiophile-quality sound.
Gary was tired of weak sound and extra wires on his dash, so he installed a new Kenwood receiver and Kenwood speakers in his 2001 Dodge Ram.
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.
Crutchfield's Dave Bar reviews the Focal Chorus 706 bookshelf speakers.
Review of the Bose® Companion® 2 Series III multimedia speakers.
Factory speakers usually sound fine when they're new, but they deteriorate over time. We compared speakers of different ages to see how badly they fared.
Factory speakers are the bane of every music lover's existence. They're just not built to withstand the conditions inside your car over time. Fortunately, we carry all kinds of aftermarket speakers that are built to survive - and thrive - in these harsh conditions.
Ken Nail, J.R. Stoffel
Learn about some of the features that make Alpine Type-S car speakers an excellent choice if you're looking for great sound at an affordable price.
Recently, we gathered members of the Crutchfield car A/V writing team into our Crutchfield Labs car listening room for some critical listening of four of our most popular car speaker families. We wanted to hear the differences ourselves so we could describe to you how they sound.
Crutchfield's illustrated guide to installing full-range car speakers looks at the basic tools and techniques you'll need to replace your car's factory speakers.
When people ask us for car speaker advice, we often recommend component speakers, because they offer better imaging. But coaxial speakers have their merits, too, including a simpler installation. How would a set of components compare to a better-built set of coaxials? We hit the Crutchfield Labs to find out.