Browsing Archive September, 2011
Battle of the Subwoofers: JL Audio W3 vs Alpine Type-R

Battle of the Subwoofers: JL Audio W3 vs Alpine Type-R

Last week we discussed the differences between a Rockford Fosgate P3 subwoofer and a Kicker Solo-Baric L7, and focused on the features that set them apart from each other. In this ...

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Jensen VM Series Car Stereos

Jensen VM Series Car Stereos

When it comes down to choosing the right car stereo for your vehicle, the Jensen VM series has something for everybody. The lineup features 5 single DIN models, and 5 double DIN ...

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7 Common Car Audio Installation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

7 Common Car Audio Installation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Installing a car audio system for the first time can be a lot of fun. It can also be a great learning experience if something goes wrong and the installer has to figure out what ...

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Signal Processing 102: An Introduction to Time and Modulation Based Effects

Signal Processing 102: An Introduction to Time and Modulation Based Effects

Time Based Effects Also refered to as parallel effects due to the way in wich the processed signal is mixed together with the original signal, time based effects extend the ...

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Battle of the Subwoofers: Rockford Fosgate P3 vs Kicker L7

Battle of the Subwoofers: Rockford Fosgate P3 vs Kicker L7

Here at Sonic Electronix we are constantly being asked what subwoofer is better. This only becomes a problem when comparing two great subwoofers. At this point the word “better” ...

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The All New iRoc for iPhone

The All New iRoc for iPhone

The iRoc, new from Jackson Electronics, is a revolutionary head-unit that integrates your smart phone into a mobile entertainment system. This single DIN stereo is universal and ...

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Car Audio Installation Tools: Wire Strippers

Car Audio Installation Tools: Wire Strippers

When it comes to car audio installations, there are many different types of installation tools needed to complete the job at hand such as pliers, screwdrivers, wire pullers, ...

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Upgrade the Audio in your 2010 Subaru Impreza

Upgrade the Audio in your 2010 Subaru Impreza

The Subaru Impreza ranks in at number 8 of the most popular cars for the younger generation. With the widely popular SUBARU BOXER engine, a long history of sport performance ...

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Signal Processing 101: An Introduction to Dynamic Effects

Signal Processing 101: An Introduction to Dynamic Effects

Dynamic Effects Also Known as serial effects for the way in which they are placed in series in the signal chain dynamic effects deal with amplitude across the whole, or a just a ...

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Sonic Electronix joins the Bizrate Circle of Excellence

Sonic Electronix joins the Bizrate Circle of Excellence

Every year Bizrate awards the top rated retailers with a Circle of Excellence award. Recently they announced the 2011 winners and Sonic Electronix were named a winner of this ...

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Save Installation Time with 9 Conductor Speed Wire

Save Installation Time with 9 Conductor Speed Wire

If you've ever installed an amplifier in your car, you know how messy and how much work it can be to run multiple sets of speaker wire through your vehicle. 9 Conductor Speed ...

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Sonic Electronix’s Top 5 In-Ear Headphones Part 2 of 2

Sonic Electronix’s Top 5 In-Ear Headphones Part 2 of 2

Last week we kicked-off our list of top five in-ear headphones and got off to a great start. This week we continue with some very prestigious companies like Grado, AKG, and the ...

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Auxiliary vs USB in Car Audio

Auxiliary vs USB in Car Audio

When playing music in your car, if you are not using a CD you are probably connecting an iPod, flash drive, or other storage device with either a USB or a 3.5mm auxiliary ...

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Make a Two Amplifier Installation Easier with a Dual Amp Kit

Make a Two Amplifier Installation Easier with a Dual Amp Kit

Most high end car audio sound systems are equipped with two amplifiers, one for the subwoofer and one for the speakers. Installing both of those amplifiers into your vehicle can ...

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Upgrade the Audio in your 2010 Volkswagen GLI

Upgrade the Audio in your 2010 Volkswagen GLI

The Volkswagen GLI ranks in at number 7 of the most popular cars for Generation Y. With it’s European style, Sporty feel, and aggressive handling, it is easy to see why this car ...

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