Common questions

Are Kicker Comp VR Subs good?

Are Kicker Comp VR Subs good?

This sub puts out great CLEAN power. Sturdy construction and lots of power at a great price. Highly recommend to anyone who wants to add bass to their system. I am running one in a vented enclosure in a 97 4runner powered by a 500 watt kenwood amp.

What does dual voice coil mean on a subwoofer?

A dual voice coil (DVC) speaker is a little bit different. A dual voice coil speaker has two voice coils that allow a single speaker to output both stereo channels through one speaker, creating a stereo sound from a single speaker location.

What does kicker CVR stand for?

CVR is just short for Comp “Very Radical”. I havent had any experience with Cadence-but from what Ive HEARD(from many people) is that their higher end subs are alright, and their lower end models just suck. Again, no personal experience here, but this is what Iv heard more than a few times.

Is Comp R or Comp VR better?

Each series is going to differ in price range and quality. The CompR is going to have the highest prices and give you the best bass, followed by the CompVR at a slightly cheaper price range.

Is dual voice coil better than single?

Car subwoofers are manufactured with either a single voice coil (SVC) or dual voice coil (DVC). The difference is the DVC sub offers more wiring options to better match and take advantage of the amplifier. A dual voice coil sub does not directly perform better than the same sub with a single voice coil.

What is the benefit of a dual voice coil subwoofer?

The advantage to having a dual voice coil subwoofer is that it can give the user greater wiring flexibility while avoiding speaker-to-speaker series connections. Let’s compare a few drivers and look at the flexibility differences. We know that an 8 ohm speaker and a dual 4 ohm speaker are very similar.

How big is the kicker 2 ohm subwoofer?

The KICKER® CompVR® Subwoofer gives you incredible bang for the buck. Emphasis on bang! The CompVR 12-Inch Subwoofer is a 2Ω dual voice coil design, built for easy wiring. This subwoofer uses a large-diameter, progressive-roll spider and a Santoprene surround for truly linear cone movement.

What kind of subwoofer is compvr 15 inch?

The CompVR 15-Inch Subwoofer is a 4Ω dual voice coil design, built for easy wiring. A solid pole piece and perimeter venting allows superb heat dissipation without breakdown and improved bass response. The Santoprene surround and progressive-roll spider keep the cone response smooth, linear and accurate at any volume level.

What makes a compvx a kicker subwoofer?

The KICKER® CompVX™ features cutting-edge technology for truly musical, distortion-free bass. High-temp dual voice coils deliver the power, while a solid pole piece provides more mass to subdue additional heat. A T-cut top plate creates a wider magnetic field for stronger bass response, and better sound.

What kind of sound does a compr subwoofer make?

The CompR 15-Inch Subwoofer is a 2Ω dual voice coil design, making it easy to get the most out of your amp. An absolute workhorse of a sub, the advanced suspension system includes a ribbed polypropylene surround and a large-diameter spider for linear movement, and a distortion-free sound.