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Alpine R-S68

R-Series 6"x8" 2-way car speakers

Item # 500RS68

Choosing Alpine for your upgrade is like choosing chocolate at the ice cream counter — it's a classic for a...

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About the Alpine R-S68

Upgrade with Alpine excellence

Choosing Alpine for your upgrade is like choosing chocolate at the ice cream counter — it's a classic for a reason. You can't go wrong with Alpine's undying commitment to quality sound and attention to detail, and their thunderous R-Series delivers the goods when your urge to crank the volume is unstoppable.
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Upgrade with Alpine excellence

Choosing Alpine for your upgrade is like choosing chocolate at the ice cream counter — it's a classic for a reason. You can't go wrong with Alpine's undying commitment to quality sound and attention to detail, and their thunderous R-Series delivers the goods when your urge to crank the volume is unstoppable.

Elemental sound

These R-S68 6"x8" speakers feature a multi-layer hybrid fiber woofer cone that satisfies your need for strong bass response. A deluxe surround allows consistent, extended cone movement that pushes a lot of air for high-impact sound and guarantees a long life in your car doors. And when it comes to the highs, a 1" silk tweeter brings on a level of smoothness that enhances your music with detail, depth, and no shrillness.

Handles up to 100 watts

Alpine has designed these speakers to work perfectly with your car stereo, but they'll really come into their own when you power them with an outboard amp. Power handling up to 100 watts RMS ensures you can get big, dynamic sound and plenty of volume out of these sturdy speakers. So, prepare yourself for a no-regrets sound upgrade.

Grilles are not included; the factory grilles should be suitable for most applications.

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Product highlights:

  • 6"x8" 2-way car speakers (pair)
  • hybrid fiber woofer with Santoprene rubber surround
  • 1" silk dome tweeter
  • handles up to 100 watts RMS (300 watts peak power)
  • frequency response: 63-29,000 Hz
  • sensitivity: 89 dB
  • top-mount depth: 2-9/16"
  • grilles not included
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # R-S68
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What's in the box:

  • Two 2-way Speakers
  • Eight 1-1/8" Screws
  • 8 Speed clips
  • Warranty information
  • Important Notice
  • On-line product registration information
  • Template and specs on box

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Features & specs

General
Speaker Size 6X8
Design 2-way
Tweeter Design 1" Dome
Impedance (Ohms) 4
Tweeter Composition Silk
Woofer Composition Multi-Layer Hybrid Fiber
Woofer Surround Santoprene Rubber
Parts Warranty 1 Year
Labor Warranty 1 Year
Specifications
Sensitivity (1W at 1 meter) 89
Sensitivity at 2.83 volts N/A
Frequency Response 63 - 29k Hz
Minimum RMS Wattage ---
Maximum RMS Wattage 100
Peak Power Handling (Watts) 300
Top-mount Depth (Inches) 2 9/16
Bottom-mount Depth (Inches) N/A
Cutout Diameter or Length (inches) 0

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Mounting Applications: Alpine describes these speakers as 6x8, but they also fit many 5x7 applications. Please enter your vehicle information to confirm fit.

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3 questions already asked

Q
What are the best crossover settings on your head unit for these speakers?
[ Drh510  Apr 11, 2018 ]
1 answer
A
There's no specific setting you have to use. If your system will include a subwoofer, you can high-pass your full-range speakers around the same frequency you set the low-pass filter for your sub(s). For additional assistance and personalized recommendations, feel free to contact us directly by phone or through our online chat service: https://www.crutchfield.com/support/ContactUs.aspx
[ Ryan  Apr 18, 2018 ]  Staff
Q
What is the difference between these and the SPR-68 Alpine 6x8's?
[ Rsriley  May 07, 2017 ]
1 answer
A
Thanks for your question. For information on comparing two or more models I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They will be able to help determine the differences and help you make the best choice for your system and your budget.
[ Krissy  May 07, 2017 ]  Staff

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