Do powered subwoofers sound good?
Powered subwoofers can give you a quick, easy and efficient way to upgrade your car audio system. There are many benefits of having a powered subwoofer such as: better bass response, no need for additional amplifiers compared to non-powered subwoofers, simple installation vs. via
How do I choose a subwoofer power?
Power and Volume
The internal amplifier is the beating heart of your subwoofer and the most important thing it does is power the speaker driver. That power is measured in watts and understanding it is the key to choosing a good sub. Subwoofers usually have two types of wattage listed on their specs: RMS and Peak. via
Do you need an amp for a powered subwoofer?
A powered subwoofer does not need an external amplifier; it has a built-in amp that supplies it with power. You will most likely connect it to the wall for its power source. via
Can you connect a powered subwoofer to an amplifier?
A subwoofer with speaker-level inputs is especially easy to connect to your older amplifier or receiver! To do so, just connect to the speaker outputs on the source unit using speaker wire and then to the matching inputs on the subwoofer. You can even power speakers from the amp or receiver at the same time. via
How do you wire a powered subwoofer? (video)
How long do subwoofers take to break in?
Some speaker manufacturers will recommend a break-in period of around 10 hours. That should be plenty of time to allow your subwoofer to get settled in, if you decide to do this at all. via
Do subs wear out?
Of course subwoofers wear out, everything wears out given enough time. Whether or not they wear out at a rate that makes a difference is another question. All of the soft parts will loosen up, the surround will start to deteriorate, and tinsel leads and voice coils can be damaged. via
What do you do with old subwoofers? (video)
Are car subwoofers worth it?
Subwoofers add bass and clarity to your stereo's sound. And they can also add to a system's performance in a variety of ways. A quality subwoofer will add depth and realism to your music that you would otherwise miss out on with a factory car stereo system. via
Which subwoofer is best for bass in car?
10 Best Car Subwoofers for DEEP Bass
How much power do I need to drive a 4-ohm speaker?
The power equation suggests a minimum amplifier power rating of 121 watts into 4 ohms will do the job. via