Can You Connect a Powered Speaker to a Mixer?

Explanation of Powered Speaker and Mixer

A powered speaker, also called an active or self-powered speaker, is a component in which the speaker and the amplifier are held in the same unit. It also includes other components, such as subwoofers and built-in crossovers. This eliminates the need for external amplifiers, separate crossovers, heavy speaker wires, and associated costs. A question we … Read more

Single DIN vs Double DIN Head Unit: What’s The Difference?

Single DIN vs Double DIN Head Unit - What Are the Major Differences

As a car owner you probably need to upgrade your entertainment system at some point, however a lot of people don’t fully understand the differences between a single DIN and double DIN car stereo. This article explains both types of stereo units, and the factors that make each type unique.What is a 2-DIN stereo? Basically, … Read more

Function of Voice Coils in Speakers: Why Do Voice Coils Burn Out?

Function of Voice Coils in Speakers

As an Amazon Associate, we may earn commissions from qualifying purchases. Speakers are devices used to reproduce sound. Speakers receive sound signals in the form of electric signals and convert the signals into the corresponding sound. Basic, right? We know that speakers differ in size, shape, frequency response range, and power handling, among other features. … Read more

Understanding Speaker Power Rating Specifications (In Steps)

Power Rating Specs

Buying a new speaker can be a process with many specifications and considerations in play.  Here at Speaker Champion, our goal is to educate and help our fellow audiophiles get the absolute best sound from their system. Today’s topic? Speaker power ratings.  Speaker power rating is referred to as the continuous or nominal power a … Read more

Placement of Satellite Speakers: Does Height Really Matter?

Detailed Guide On The Placement Of Satellite Speakers

As an Amazon Associate, we may earn commissions from qualifying purchases. Where should I place my satellite speakers? How high on the wall should I mount satellite speakers? These are among the questions we have frequently been receiving from customers in the recent past. We’ve realized that more people are aware of the importance of … Read more

The Ultimate Differences between Satellite Speakers and Bookshelf Speakers

Differences between Satellite Speakers and Bookshelf Speakers

As an Amazon associate, we may earn commissions from qualifying purchases. Bookshelf and satellite speakers are among the most common choices of speakers for a home audio system. Each speaker type shines in a specific sound reproduction aspect. Are you building a customized home stereo? Knowing the differences between these two home speaker types helps … Read more

Monophonic, Stereophonic and Surround Sound: How They Differ

Basic Differences Among Monophonic, Stereophonic and Surround Sound

If you love listening to music or watching movies, you may have noticed that some speakers or sound systems sound different and wondered why. Well, the difference is due to different sound systems. The most common sound systems include monophonic, stereophonic, and surround sound. Each system differs in how they work, its advantages, and its … Read more

Things You Should Know About Sound Deadening Spray for Cars

Things Should Know Sound Deadening Spray

Comfort inside a car may be affected by many things. Great interior fittings and a well-chosen car audio system promise good times when driving short and long distances. But even with these, noise from outside can cramp your enjoyment. The car’s interior comfort is compromised when there is noise from sources such as wind, screeching … Read more

Sealed Vs. Ported Subwoofer Boxes-Your Choice of Woofer Box Matters

Sealed Vs Ported Subwoofer Boxes

As an Amazon associate, we may earn commissions from qualifying purchases. Are you looking for ways of getting full, rich-sounding bass from your home theatre system or your car stereo? Well, one of the most effective ways around this is adding a sub to your entertainment system. A subwoofer allows you to hear crisps bass. … Read more

Why a Center Channel Speaker is needed in Surround Sound System

Monoblock Amplifiers

Gone are the days where speakers were used for music listening only. Today, the trend has shifted towards multichannel surround sound systems that are fully dedicated to music listening and movie watching as well. Home theatre enthusiasts find it important to have systems that have support for more speakers, new audio formats and receivers that … Read more