Buyers guide

My buyer’s guide provides helpful information to assist you with making an informed decision before buying car stereo products.

Inside you’ll find technical information, product and market history, as well as advice that will give you an honest and unbiased perspective to help you get the best product for your money based on your needs.

The Best Value 5 Channel Car Amplifiers For The Money – Our Top List

5 channel amplifiers are an excellent choice for running an entire system from one amp. However, they're not all equal in terms of quality, power, features, and especially value. Below you'll find several of the best value 5 channel amplifiers ...

The Best Car Amps Under 200 & 225 Dollars – Five Fantastic Buys!

Shopping for great sound but want something that's actually worthwhile? Over the years I spent hundreds of hours shopping for amplifiers, often only to find later there was a "catch" or that I couldn't afford the ones I thought I wanted. I've ...

5 Of The Best Amps For Highs And Mids – Get The Best For Your Dollar

Want a system with amazingly clear and impressive sound? Let's be honest: driving highs and mids from a head unit is almost impossible! That's where an amp comes in - you'll get great power, awesome volume, and fantastic sound clarity. However, ...

The Best 4 Channel Amps For Sound Quality – Top Picks And Buyer’s Guide

Finding a good-sounding amplifier can be tough. I've put together this guide and recommended models to help you find the best 4 channel amp for sound quality. Sound quality depends on a number of factors - not just one thing. It's important to ...

5 of the Best Car Tweeters You Can Afford – And You’ll Love!

Tweeters are a critical part of a great sounding car stereo system. But which ones should most people buy? And what do you need to know before spending money? There are a lot of questions to find answers to along the way. In this post I'll share ...

3 Of The Best Touchscreen Radios For Your Money

Looking for a great new stereo for your ride? Picking the right can be a pain - especially with so many to pick from and the many features available. Rather than give you some long, lengthy list of many models I've briefly reviewed 3 of the best ...

The Best Budget Car Subwoofers Under $100 – 4 Great Choices + Buying Tips

Not everyone has a ton of money to spend on a car subwoofer. Believe me, I've been there, too. Finding the best budget car subwoofer for your money doesn't have to take hours and hours of research. To help you make a great buying decision I've ...

The Best Budget Car Amplifiers For Under $150, $100, & $75 + Amp Buyer’s Guide

Let me be completely honest upfront - if you're on a budget and want to buy a car amp, you're going to have to live with some compromises. Buying the best budget car amplifier isn't always easy, but if you learn a bit beforehand you'll be better ...

How To Pick A Good Amp Wiring Kit + 5 Top Picks From A Pro Installer

Installing a car amplifier is already enough work without having to worry about where to find the right wire and installation accessories. What you might not know is that there are some gimmicks being played by some companies and you could end up ...

The Best 5 Channel Amplifiers Available: Buyer’s Guide And Ratings

If you're wanting to power an entire system from one amplifier, then you're on the right track! Today's car audio amps have come a long way and new technology will allow you to do so in less space and with more value than ever before possible. ...