A great design for those with smaller vehicles. Great sound and tight bass response. Improves sound quality of the entire car. Cone is made with spun aluminum with a high-strength rubber surround. Can be installed almost anywhere, vertically or horizontally.
Subwoofer enclosure is sealed, which makes adjustments difficult.
Uses more durable construction materials to handle sound production with higher volume and dynamics. Easy to install in most vehicle interiors with little extra customization. Excellent temperature control thanks to the aluminum voice coil.
800-watt maximum power output is much smaller than more premium 12-inch speaker options.
Relies on a tried-and-true subwoofer design that provides plenty of durability and consistent use for years after installation. The conventional design also makes it easier to install in most vehicles. Maximum 2000-watt output rating is one of the highest among 12-inch subwoofers.
Speakers can blow out with certain stereos without the right wires.
Very affordable. Sounds clear and punchy in any size box. Features perimeter venting for consistent heat management. Rubber surround is UV treated with double stitching for durability.
With a peak of 300 watts, this subwoofer isn't as loud as our other recommendations.
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