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Boss BV9560B Double Din Car Stereo

Published on October 13, 2011 By Geoff

This is a nice affordable Boss car stereo that provides DVD entertainment to those on a budget. The system allows playback of various disc media including DVDs, CDs, SVCDs and VCDs. There are also a usb port and SD/MMC card slots for extra ways of accessing your digital multimedia like mp3, wma and mp4 files. […]

Pioneer AVH-P4300 Double Din DVD with iPod/iPhone Control

Published on September 21, 2011 By Geoff

New for its 2011 model lineup from Pioneer is the AVH-P4300DVD. This unit provides a great entertainment system for your listening and driving pleasure. It’s got a great setup of improved and advance features. With a weight of 6.2 pounds and measuring 9.9 x 11 x 6.7 inches giving it a nice level of durability […]

Kenwood XR-5S Five Channel Digital Amplifier

Published on July 19, 2011 By Geoff

Going along with my previous articles about improving sound and using amplifiers, I thought I’d take a look at this 5 channel class-D amplifier. This is a nice cool (as in temperature) running amp in a very compact chassis considering its power range. In general class D isn’t known to perform well in relation to […]

iOS 5 Bluetooth Support Good News – Sort of

Published on June 14, 2011 By Geoff

According to reports from people who have got the new iOS5, it now supports sending ID3 tag data via bluetooth. This has been something of a bug bear for car audio enthusiasts who have wanted to display track infromation, such as album, song title and artist, but until now hasn’t been supported by Apple. This […]

JVC KW-XR610 Double Din Car Stereo

Published on May 25, 2011 By Geoff

The JVC KW-XR610 car stereo is certainly nice looking unit.The ability to change the colors is a great addition, so you can set it to match the rest of the lights on the dash if you want to go for a stock look. Or you can choose a different color to make it stand out […]

Best DVD Car Stereo

Published on April 26, 2011 By Geoff

It’s come up again. Just this last week I was sent an email asking me what I thought was the best DVD car stereo. It’s an interesting question, but what I’m not sure about is exactly how to answer it. My first impulse would be to just answer with what I thought was the best […]

Thinking of Buying New Car Speakers?

Published on April 19, 2011 By Geoff

One of the most cost effective ways of improving the sound of your double din car stereo (or any car stereo for that matter) is by getting new car speakers. Simply speaking there are 2 basic types of aftermarket car speakers that you can get, full range and component speakers. So which one is better? […]

Just Cruisin

Published on March 22, 2011 By Geoff

I had the opportunity the other day to just go for a drive. It wasn’t without purpose, I had to drop off some things about a 2 hour drive from home. But what those things were is irrelevant, because it gave me a chance to just take off in my car and engulf myself in […]

Music For Your Double Din Car Stereo – Krokus

Published on March 15, 2011 By Geoff

Okay, before anyone gets there knickers in a knot, I know we all have different tastes in music and what I like may not be what you like. Having said that though, I just want to share some of the music that I like to listen to on my double din car stereo. Feel free […]

Improving Your Double Din Car Stereo by adding a Sub and Sub Box

Published on January 25, 2011 By Geoff

Adding a sub and sub box to your double din car stereo is an easy way to improve the sound quality of your stereo. Especially if you don’t have to manually build or install it yourself. Just putting a sub woofer in can give a great boost to the sound, most people are amazed at […]