1.888.955.6000
 
 
1-888-955-6000
crutchfield.com
Crutchfield

HELIX Blue B69X

6"x9" 3-way car speakers

Zoom
  • HELIX Blue B69X

    Front

  • HELIX Blue B69X

    Back

  • HELIX Blue B69X

  • HELIX Blue B69X

  • HELIX Blue B69X

 

Our take on the HELIX Blue B69X

by John Pollard
HELIX

Why replace your car's original speakers?

The speakers that originally came in your car were made from inexpensive materials, designed to create acceptable sound at the lowest possible cost to the manufacturer. If you love music, you deserve better. Name-brand aftermarket speakers deliver fuller, richer sound with considerably more detail and nuance, and they're capable of playing louder and cleaner than factory speakers. Connect new speakers to your factory radio and you'll get the best possible sound from your dealer-equipped system. Pair them up with a new car stereo for a level of enjoyment that can rival a high-fidelity home audio experience.

German engineering meets car audio

HELIX builds their low-profile Blue Series speakers to fit into more factory speaker locations while maintaining their high standards for sound quality. Helix earned its reputation by paying attention to the details, and these speakers really uphold the family name.

The Blue Series B69X 6"x9" speakers make the most out of the power they're given, so they'll sound great paired up to an aftermarket car stereo. But they can handle up to 50 watts RMS of real-world power, so hook them up with an external amplifier if you really want to bring them to life. The added power gets you better bass and more accurate stereo separation, and your ears will thank you for the extra juice.

The drivers

You'll hear excellent high-frequency detail from the 1/2" Mylar dome tweeter, while the polypropylene woofer supplies solid, punchy bass. The 2" Mylar midrange helps to add more detail to vocals and instrumentals. If you want to enjoy all the little details in your music, you'll want to check out these HELIX speakers. Grilles are included.

See more info on this item

Highlights:

  • 6"x9" 3-way speakers (pair)
  • injection-molded polypropylene woofer cone with urethane surround
  • 1/2" Mylar dome tweeter
  • 2" Mylar midrange
  • power range: 5-50 watts RMS (150 watts peak power)
  • frequency response: 35-22,000 Hz
  • sensitivity: 91 dB
  • top-mount depth: 3-3/16"
  • grilles included
  • warranty: 2 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

Hands-on research from the Crutchfield Labs (what are the Labs?)

Features and Specs
General
Design
Loading...
3-way
Tweeter Design
Loading...
1/2" Dome
Tweeter Composition
Loading...
Mylar
Woofer Composition
Loading...
Injected Polypropylene
Woofer Surround
Loading...
Rubber
Parts Warranty
Loading...
2 Years
Labor Warranty
Loading...
2 Years
Specifications
Sensitivity
Loading...
91 dB at 1 watt
Frequency Response
Loading...
35 - 22k Hz
RMS Power Range (Watts)
Loading...
5-50
Peak Power Handling (Watts)
Loading...
150
Impedance (Ohms)
Loading...
4
Top-mount Depth (Inches)
Loading...
3 3/16
Bottom-mount Depth (Inches)
Loading...
3 9/16
Product Research
What's in the box?

Download owner's manual

  • Two 3-way speakers
  • 2 Grilles
  • 8 Speed clips
  • Eight 1-1/8" Self-tapping screws
  • Two 10' Lengths of speaker wire (female quick-slides on one end and tinned wire on other)
  • Instruction manual (English/ German)
  • Template

Our Product Research Team

At Crutchfield, you'll get detailed, accurate information that's hard to find elsewhere. That's because we have our own in-house Product Research team — they open the box, verify contents, check the owner's manual, and record dimensions, features and specs. We stay on top of new products and technologies to help people make informed choices.

Features

Woofer Materials: Each woofer cone is made of Injection-Molded Polypropylene. This process of cone molding assures a uniform cone thickness for superior linearity and clarity. It is also lighter weight and more rigid for decreased distortion and improved bass response.

Mylar Tweeter/Midrange: Each speaker has a 1/2" Mylar dome tweeter for clean, accurate highs; and a 2" Mylar midrange for a smooth transition from the woofer to the higher frequency output.

Magnet cover: The B 69X are shipped with a rubber magnet cover to protect the speaker. If the cover is removed the depth changes slightly:

  • Top Mount Depth: 3.024"
  • Bottom Mount Depth: 3.430"
 
Be the first to review this product
Great Gear Giveaway rewards card

Submit a review and then enter to win a $500 rewards card

Review this product:

Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences about this product. Please be sure to focus your comments on the product itself. Read our Review Guidelines for more information.

Your email won't be visible. Please use the email address that is associated with your order.
(e.g., JohnD) Your review will be signed using the display name and location
(e.g., Charlottesville, VA)

Click on a star to rate the overall product on a scale of 1-5
1500 characters left
Attach a YouTube Review
Crutchfield Video Review Guidelines
  • Only submit videos that you made or are authorized to use.
  • Do not submit videos that contain music, video or visuals that are copyrighted and belong to someone else.
  • Please see our Review Guidelines for more information.
500 characters left
500 characters left

Add accessories for the HELIX Blue B69X

Reduce ambient road noise and your vehicle's "rattles," for better sound inside your car. See all categories & accessories

Dynamat 10415 Xtreme Speaker Kit Two 10-in. x 10-in. Sheets
40 people say
Your Price: $26.99
Add to Cart
Dynamat 10435 Xtreme Door Kit With four 12" x 36" sheets — covers two doors
30 people say
Your Price: $99.99
Add to Cart
Dynamat SuperLite Tri-Pak Triple package — 3 sheets, 12 square feet (Model #10612)
16 people say
Your Price: $69.99
Add to Cart
T-Spec 16-gauge Speaker Wire Black/white jacket — priced per foot
11 people say
Your Price: $0.69
Add to Cart
T-Spec 12-gauge Speaker Wire Black/white jacket — priced per foot
23 people say
Your Price: $1.99
Add to Cart
Stinger PRO Series 16-gauge Speaker Wire Black jacket — priced per foot
44 people say
Your Price: $0.39
Add to Cart
XTC 6"x9" Speaker Baffles Protect your speakers (5" depth)
27 people say
Your Price: $8.99
Add to Cart
Boom Mat 6"x9" Speaker Baffles Protect your speakers
Regular and slim-line sizes (Regular: 4-1/2" depth)
19 people say
Your Price: $9.99
Add to Cart
Metra Female Quick Slides An assortment of female quick slide connectors for connecting to speaker terminals
37 people say
Your Price: $1.99
Add to Cart
Bojo Trim Panel Tools Set of 6 pry tools — helps remove interior and exterior trim and door panels
46 people say
Your Price: $24.99
Add to Cart
Metra Crimp Tool and Connectors Package contains crimp tool and over 150 pieces
15 people say
Your Price: $19.99
Add to Cart
S&G Wire Cutter/Stripper Tool Cuts and strips 12- to 22-gauge wire
13 people say
Your Price: $19.99
Add to Cart
Pro.Fit Wire Worm Installation tool helps route wiring through tight spaces
27 people say
Your Price: $12.99
Add to Cart
S&G Tool Aid 87615 Window and Door Clip Removal Tool
11 people say
Your Price: $7.99
Add to Cart
S&G Tool Aid 87650 Door Trim and Panel Removal Tool
65 people say
Your Price: $9.99
Add to Cart
Skewdriver Pro SPK4042 Ratcheting straight and offset screwdriver set with 40 bits (Skewdriver Pro with ratchet handle, pictured)
7 people say
Your Price: $49.99
Add to Cart
Spec Tools SQR-200a Squeeze Wrench Narrow space ratchet kit with 18 sockets
1 person says
Your Price: $49.99
Add to Cart
Bojo Trim Panel Tools Set of 6 pry tools — helps remove interior and exterior trim and door panels
2 people say
Your Price: $29.99
Add to Cart
Posi-Products™ Car Speaker Connectors 8 connectors for installing car speakers
17 people say
Your Price: $11.99
Add to Cart
DEI Heat Shrink Tubing Black 4-foot length (Assortment)
5 people say
Your Price: $24.99
Add to Cart
Sound Ordnance™ Bass Bunker Pair of sealed 6"x9" truck-style enclosures (Model BB692-T)
21 people say
Your Price: $39.99
Add to Cart

Why choose SquareTrade?

The #1-Rated Protection Plan

Thousands of people have reviewed SquareTrade Protection Plans — and made us #1.

5-Day Service Guarantee & Free Shipping

We'll repair or replace your item in five business days or less after we've received it, or your plan is free. And, as always, we pay for all shipping.

Protection from Normal, Everyday Use

Repairing your average mechanical or electrical failure can cost as much as buying a new device. With SquareTrade, you're covered — including parts and labor.

3 Year Protection Plan
3 Year Protection Plan
Your Price: $17.99
Add to Cart

For a more in-depth review and enhanced detailed information on the HELIX Blue B69X, please visit the Crutchfield website product page (/ISEO-rccbcspd/p_975B69X/HELIX-Blue-B69X.html ).