Finding the Right Audio Retailer
Finding the right retail experience can make the difference between getting off to a great start or getting frustrated right...
More Advanced Car Audio Sound Quality
Although the four basic sound quality concepts are the most fundamental, there are a few other SQ attributes that are also i...
Sounding off With Speakers
You can use the very best components in a car audio system, but if they're hooked up to lousy speakers, you get lousy sound.
Car Audio: Knowing What Sounds Good
You've probably heard a car audio system and was blown away by how great the music sounded. Then you decide you would like re...
Installing an Amplifier
While most speaker installations are pretty straightforward and many head units can be installed by do-it-yourselfers, amplif...
Choosing a Mild or Wild Audio System
If you want a flashy car audio system, go for it. Just keep in mind that there are trade-offs. If your car is a daily driver...
Choosing the Right Amplifier
You're faced with a lot of different choices when it comes to buying an amp, and it can seem overwhelming and confusing to a...
Stock Versus Aftermarket Audio Systems
If you had told me even a few years ago that a high-end stock system could seriously compete with an equivalent aftermarket s...
Making Sense of Amp Specs
When shopping for amplifiers, power per channel is just one specification or spec you'll want to scope out, if not the most i...
Car Audio: Knowing Your Car and Your Budget
If you're thinking about a new car audio system, you'll need to accurately assess your car, your needs, and your budget to de...
Pumping up the Volume
Power has an addictive quality. Whether in politics or car audio, the more power people get, the more they usually want.
Taking the Car Audio Plunge
For my money, there's no better place to listen to music than in a car. When you're listening at home, the phone always rings...
Cutting-Edge Audio Head Features
The latest and greatest features are the ones that you will have to spend extra money on, so you need to decide if they're wo...
Comparing Basic Head Unit Features
Your decision when buying a head unit all comes down to which features are important - and which ones are not.
The Golden Age of Wireless
Satellite radio offers CD-quality sound and hundreds of commercial-free channels of music, news, sports, weather, traffic, an...
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