Tag: Boss Audio

BOSS Audio: Your Budget Build Option


Need a centerpiece for your system, But want the features not the price? BOSS Audio has got you covered. Pump up your system with a new stereo without breaking the bank by checking out BOSS Audio’s extensive catalog of in-dash receivers. From the time of this post, only taking into account that which is “in stock”, SonicElectronix has over five dozen options to choose from, ensuring that there is an option for any application.


1Easily Connect Your Phone for Under $50.00


Its doesn’t get more universal than a 3.5mm Auxiliary Input. Often times, that’s all a system needs, a means to connect your phone. In this new age of car audio systems Phones and MP3 players have replaced CDs as the source of all our music. All it takes is one inexpensive cable, and you’ve got all your favorite tunes at your finger tips.


Boss Audio Headunits w/ Auxiliary Input

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Under $50.00


2Kick It Up A Notch and Go Bluetooth for Less Than $100.00


What is more convenient than One cable to connect your device? How about NO CABLE! BOSS Audio makes it affordable to go wireless. Bluetooth has never been easier to use than it is today. Once paired, you can leave your device in your pocket and never have to worry about leaving it in your car when you step out.

Boss Audio Headunits w/ Bluetooth

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Under $100.00


2Go Multi-Media, Add Touchscreen and a DVD Player for under $150.00


Why stop at Music? Get a little fancy and add video to your setup! BOSS Audio has a great selection of In-Dash Car DVD Players that will suit anyone’s needs, preference, and style. So instead of simply listening to music, why not watch a Music Video instead? Going on a long trip? Pop in a movie! Get extra creative, and send that video signal to 50 monitors!

Boss Audio DVD Headunits

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Under $150.00


Free Extended Warranty!

Don’t forget, When you purchase a qualifying Boss Audio Systems product from SonicElectronix, an “Authorized Platinum Online Dealer”, you instantly qualify for a free extended warranty on the Boss Audio Systems product you purchased! That mean you get a total of 3 Years with the purchase of a headunit.

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4 Reasons Why You Need To Buy Boss Audio…


…Ok, maybe NOT “You”, but there is a time and place to consider Boss Audio. No, really, there is. Before you put your internet-police badge on and go on an epic interweb tirade, hear us out. It is no secret that Boss Audio products aren’t intended to win competitions with or meant to be used to build a high fidelity system. Admittedly boss products have historically been perceived to be entry level. However, we noticed on a recent factory tour in their Oxnard, CA location, they are constantly using r&d and testing to produce better products with low defective rates. Because of this, Boss Audio is always bathed in a sea of negativity, and those associated with them get a nice dose of hate themselves – for the record, we’re prepared. Still, there is a huge misunderstanding out there as to why retailers carry them, people buy them, and why they are still around. The obvious answer is that there is a market for that product. But who exactly is “that” market? Well, here are 4 Reasons When Why You Need To Buy Boss Audio.

A quick note from the editor: If at all possible, always save up to get into higher end product. In car audio, the mantra of “you get what you pay for” has held strong, so always take that to heart when shopping around. If you need some help working within your budget, give our Sales Team a call!

1Elephant In The Room


Let’s get this out of the way first: The obvious reason to consider Boss Audio products is that they are very Inexpensive. Everyone wants the “best possible system” but doesn’t want to pay “best-possible-system-money”, so we often end up going for a “Budget Build” instead. For just under $300 we can put together a respectable Single 12″ Subwoofer setup. By NO means are we going to be getting the “4000W” that it says on the box, but we will be getting around 25% of that figure, which still gives us an “above-modest” system. This setup would cost us – potentially – anywhere from 25% to 50% more if we change the logo to a “familiar” brand. As long as we understand what we’re getting, that means the same power for less money. Where most people go wrong, however, is when thinking that they are getting “4000W” from their inexpensive $179.99 amplifier. They just don’t know that to get a Real 4Kw amplifier, it’s going to cost north of $1,000. There is an argument to be made against ‘why do they put that on the box’, but we aren’t going to get into that because until there is a governing body to hold All manufacturers accountable, we are going to continue seeing A Lot of manufactures do this. The best we can do as consumers/retailers/enthusiasts is put the knowledge of what the product can really do out there. That knowledge is plentiful; one needs only to look at the reviews on our website, we don’t filter anything. Moving on. The reality is, we all don’t have the luxury of putting together a competition-grade system together. Most of us want to simply enjoy music in our vehicles without breaking the bank. That is the main market that goes for Boss Audio equipment.

2n00b Friendly


No matter how much information and knowledge there is out there – and , trust me, there is A LOT: Link , Link , Link , Link – there are endless amount of n00bie enthusiasts that just don’t get the concept of putting together a system. Luckily, being fairly “entry level”, Boss Audio products tend to be simple. Seldom is there a Boss Audio amplifier with a bunch of switches, knobs, sliders, flux capacitors, etc… that are difficult to understand or adjust. Instead, they often feature a very basic bank of settings. Their subwoofers & speakers are all built in the most traditional fashion, with easy Terminals and ….well, that’s as far as the user experience goes. If you’re shopping for a beginner or are a beginner yourself, embrace the n00bieness and start off with a simple inexpensive setup. Learn the basics, start small, and get to know the differences in the wide range of products available. Of course you want the high end awesome stuff!!, but do you know how to use it?? If the answer is “yes” then have it, but if it’s a “no” then start small and learn some stuff.

3Selling Your Car?


It is a tough feeling when you have to sell your car that has a “slappin’ system” in it. It’s even tougher to sell a car that has No stereo or Speakers equipped. (ask me how I know) . The “you get to enjoy the sounds of the road” angle doesn’t go very far. So, why not replace your system with some inexpensive alternatives? Even the most inexpensive options available in the Boss Audio line up will surely be a step up – if not the equivalent – to the OEM system. A small investment and you get to keep Your awesome system, while keeping your buyer content with an “all new sound system”. Truth is, that buyer may very well have done the same thing anyway, and picked up a few Boss Audio products. We don’t suggest going with the *ahem* awesome skull speakers with the light up eyes, but a little something is better than nothing. Hey, who’s to say Skulls with Light Up Eyes don’t give you a few extra unicornwatts?

4FREE Extended Warranty


Who doesn’t like free stuff?! When you purchase a qualifying Boss Audio product from an “Authorized Platinum Online Dealer”, you instantly get a free extended warranty on the product you purchased. Lets continue the honesty here; Car Audio is built to be abused. We might even say that it is built to fail. When you put the key in the ignition, what is usually the first thing to turn on? The Radio + Speakers! So, isn’t it safe to say that the #1 most used thing inside your vehicle – aside from the ignition…um doors, seats, mirrors….ok, maybe not the #1 – is the Radio & Speakers? So from the second you begin enjoying your music, you are already diminishing the life of the component. Well, with Boss Audio products, you can rest assured that you will , at least , have a way to replace said component with a new one should it finally decide to make its way to Car Audio heaven, or the other place depending on your view of Boss Audio. The point is, you pay absolutely Nothing for extra coverage on your product. That, in of itself, is enough reason to consider picking up one of their products.


SonicElectronix, Boss Authorized Platinum Online Dealer


When you purchase a qualifying Boss Audio Systems product from SonicElectronix, an “Authorized Platinum Online Dealer”, you instantly qualify for a free extended warranty on the Boss Audio Systems product you purchased!!! Details below.
Free 2 year extended warranty:
3 years total warranty for all in-dash decks, flip down overheads, headrest monitors and DVD players
Free 2 Year Extended warranty:
3 years total warranty for all speakers, subwoofers and ATV / UTV / Motorcycle speaker systems.
Free 5 year extended warranty:
6 years total warranty for all amplifiers
Terms and Conditions: The extended warranty is valid only on purchases made and shipped within the US and covers parts and labor to repair only. Purchases made from online retailers not designated by as Authorized Platinum Online Dealers only qualify for a one year warranty. This program cannot be combined with the Installation Extended Warranty program.  This program is effective as of 3/14/2015. Any purchase made prior to this date will not qualify for this program. All other conditions of original warranty apply.


Boss Audio Phantom Skull Series Car Speakers

Phantom Skull Series Car Speakers

Boss Audio prides itself on being a trendsetter in the car audio industry when it comes to the cosmetic design of their products. They produce a wide variety of car audio products such as headunits, power amplifiers, loudspeakers, subwoofers and more. Boss Audio designs their products to not only look good, but perform well too. This can be said for their newest line of speakers which is called the Phantom Skull Series. Here at Sonic Electronix, we carry the 4” x 6” SK462, 5-1/4” SK552, 5-1/4” 3-way SK553, and the most popular Boss Audio 6-1/2” SK652.

The Phantom Skull Series Car Speakers are very catchy to the eye with the custom tooled removable skull design tweeter cover. This cover is a chrome plated skull design with red eyes that light up to match the beat of the music. Boss Audio designed this to add some flavor and looks to any car audio system. Each set of speakers in this series is constructed with a black metallic poly injected cone, butyl rubber surrounds, and either a 1” mylar dome tweeter or 1” piezo tweeter (SK553 only). The metallic poly injected cone provides durability during long sessions of operation while the butyl rubber surrounds provide high amounts of excursion. A couple other shared features include a 1” high temperature aluminum voice coil and a 4 ohm impedance.

The Boss Audio SK462 is a 4” x 6” 2-way speaker system with each speaker featuring a peak power rating of 125 watts and and an RMS rating of 62.5 watts. The 2-1/8” mounting depth allows for easy mounting in almost any car that take 4” x 6” speakers. The phantom skull series SK552 is the 5-1/4” model that has 125 watts peak and 62.5 watts RMS in each speaker. This version has a very shallow mounting depth of 1-7/8” and has a frequency response of 85-20,000 Hz. The 3-Way SK553 features a 1” piezo dome tweeter and a 1” mylar dome midrange. This version is equipped with a peak power output of 137.5 watts and an RMS output of 67.5 watts for each speaker. The most popular model in this phantom skull series line is the 6-1/2” 2-way SK652. This version puts out a peak power rating of 150 watts and an RMS rating of 75 watts to each speaker. The SK652 has a 90 dB sensitivity, 65-20,000 Hz frequency response, and a 2-5/16” mounting depth.

No matter what vehicle you might have, there is a Boss Audio Phantom Skull Series Speaker System that will suit your every need. Sonic Electronix is an authorized internet dealer of all Boss Audio products so you can be assured that you will get most bang for your buck.