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Your favorite song is playing, you pull up at a stoplight, and pretty soon you've got the urge to launch an all-out drum solo on your dash — we've all been there. Maybe your drum set is imaginary, but you want the bass in your ride to be real as it gets. And that's where Pioneer's Champion Series subs come in.
The TS-W259D4 10" subwoofer features a seamless polypropylene cone that's injection-molded for exceptional precision and strength. The big, glossy cone features the classic Pioneer logo underscored with eye-catching red script, giving this sub the unmistakable mark of a Champion. A double layered elastic polymer surround supports the woofer during cone excursion so you'll get right-on, hard-hitting bass notes.
The dual 4-ohm voice coils allow you to wire the sub for 2- or 8-ohm impedance, so you get the flexibility you need when you add more Champion Series subs in the future. A solidly built motor assembly uses a double magnet design to drive the cone hard for accurate, soul-shaking beats. So the next time you pick up those invisible drum sticks, you'll have this sub to back you up with loads of energetic, dynamic bass.
- 10" subwoofer with dual 4-ohm voice coils
- oversized injection molded polypropylene (IMPP) cone
- 2-layer fiber-reinforced elastic polymer surround
- stamped steel basket
- power range: 50-350 watts RMS (175 watts RMS per coil)
- peak power handling: 1,200 watts
- frequency response: 20-280 Hz
- sensitivity: 92 dB
- top-mount depth: 5-1/2"
- sealed box volume: 0.65-1.25 cubic feet
- ported box volume: 0.9-1.50 cubic feet
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
What's a component sub and why would I want one?
A component sub is simply a speaker that's designed to reproduce bass once it's installed in a compatible enclosure. Think about the impact of a movie soundtrack in a big theater or even in your own home HDTV setup. A component sub can add the same kind of power to the music in your car. And a car sub is not all about the boom that you hear on a street corner (although that's cool too) - you can pair a component sub with your choice of enclosure to get bass just the way you like it, from tight and punchy to fat and loose. And once you experience music in your car with a well-tuned subwoofer, you'll never go back.
Pioneer TS-W259D4 Reviews
Average Customer Review:
PIONEER CHAMPION 10,
Ease of Use
I GOT ONE 10, SUB FOR A VERY GOOD PRICE AND HOOKED IT UP IN A BOX THAT IS PORTED WITH 2 HOLES IT SOUNDED GOOD BUT NOT AS GOOD AS WHEN I PLUGGED ONE OF THE HOLES IT REALLY DROPS NOW. AND IT IS IN A 2012 CHEVY CRUZE HOOKED UP WITH A LINE OUTPUT CONVERTER WITH MY FACTORY HEAD UNIT. REAL NICE...
Pros: SPEAKER NEEDS LESS AIR PORTS IN THE BOX SO I HAVE TO CHANGE THE BOX THAT I HAVE.
What's in the box?
- One 10" Dual 4-ohm voice coil woofer
- 6 Self-tapping screws (5mm x 30mm)
- 39" Self adhesive foam gasket
- Manual (English/ Spanish/ French)
- Warranty sheet
Features and Specs
|Cone Material||IMPP Composite|
|Surround Material||Elastic polymer|
|Ideal Sealed Box Volume (cubic feet)||0.8|
|Ideal Ported Box Volume (cubic feet)||1.1|
|Port diameter (inches)||3|
|Port length (inches)||8|
|Dual Voice Coil||Yes|
92 dB at 1 watt
|Frequency Response||20 - 280 Hz|
|RMS Power Range (Watts)||50-350|
|Peak Power Handling (Watts)||1200|
|Top Mount Depth (inches)||5 1/2|
|Bottom Mount Depth (inches)||N/A|
|Cutout Diameter or Length (inches)||9 3/16|
|Parts Warranty||1 Year|
|Labor Warranty||1 Year|
Woofer: The Pioneer Champion series TS-W259D4 features a seamless IMPP (Injection Molded Polypropylene) composite cone woofer. The surface area is approximately 14% larger than last year's model for louder and higher quality bass reproduction. This process of cone molding assures a uniform cone thickness for superior linearity and clarity. The cone is lightweight and rigid for low distortion and superior bass response.
Surround: The surround is made of dual-layer, fiber reinforced elastic polymer.
Dual Voice Coils: For increased system flexibility, the woofer has two 4Ω voice coils. The two sets of spring compression binding post terminals are side-by-side for easy wiring. Each post will accept a pin connector, a single banana plug, or bare wire up to 10 gauge. The two voice coils can be wired in series to present an 8Ω load or in parallel to present a 2Ω load. Additionally, each coil can be connected to a different amplifier channel and each channel will see a 4Ω load.
Double-stacked Magnet: The TS-W259D4 uses Double-stacked High Energy magnets to create a powerful magnetic force. This increases the control exerted over the voice coil and the power transferred to the cone.
Sealed Box Volume: The sealed box sizes recommended by Pioneer range from 0.65 ft³ to 1.25 ft³; within this range the ideal size is 0.8 ft³.
Vented Box Volume: The vented box sizes recommended by Pioneer range from 0.9 ft³ to 1.5 ft³; within this range the ideal size is 1.1 ft³. The ideal port size is 3" diameter x 8" long with a 1.1 ft³ enclosure.
Single Reflex Bandpass Volume: The bandpass box sizes recommended by Pioneer range from 0.45 ft³ per chamber to 0.8 ft³ per chamber; within this range the ideal size is 0.6 ft³ per chamber. One 3" diameter x 6.5" long port should be used in an enclosure with 0.6 ft³ chambers.
Power Handling: The woofer has two 4Ω voice coils; each coil can handle up to 175 watts RMS (350 watts total).