Subwoofers are special speakers which have been designed to play notes at low registers of music. Subwoofers features have a larger cone as compared to other speakers, and this gives them the advantage of not taking up too much space. However the price of these subwoofers is relatively cheap making them affordable to many. Best shallow mount subwoofers have a feature of reproducing bass and remain compact. These woofers cover a lower end range of frequencies. Your selection of a shallow mount subwoofer is dependent on the space you have in your car.
8. JBL Club WS1000 800W 10″ Club Series 2 or 4-Ohm Selectable Shallow Mount Subwoofer
This JBL subwoofer has 200 Watts RMS and 800 Watts Maximum. It also has a shallow mount which enables it to fit even into smaller enclosures. The woofer also has selectable smart impedance and the polypropylene cone.
7. JBL CLUB WS1200 12″ Shallow Mount Subwoofer
This subwoofer is also a product of JBL Club, and it has the following
- It has a frequency response which ranges between 27-175 Hz
- It also has a moderate sensitivity which is at 2.83V: 92dB
- The subwoofer has a polypropylene cone and an impedance switch for selection.
- Besides it is a 12’’ component shallow subwoofer and can handle up to 1000 watts
6. Rockford Fosgate P3SD4-10 Punch P3S 10-Inch 4-Ohm DVC Shallow Subwoofer
Rockford Fosgate Company is the manufacturer of this subwoofer. The woofer has a fibre cone which is reinforced with Kevlar and all-round it is surrounded with a polyether-ester. You can handle the woofer up to 600 watts, and it has a frequency response which ranges between 45 and 250 Hz. The woofer’s shallow design which is an aluminium basket has a power range of between 100 to 300 watts RMS equivalent to 150 Watts per voice coil.
5. Scar Audio VD-10 D2 10″ 800W Max Power Dual 2 Ohm Shallow Mount Car Subwoofer
It is a product of the Skar Audio limited and it is a 10 inch dual 2-ohm shallow mount subwoofer. It is designed to have a peak power of 800 watts and an RMS power of 500 Watts. The shallow mount design of the woofer can go up to a mounting depth of 4.41’’. In addition; it also has a pressed paper cone making it possible to fit in enclosures.
4. PIONEER TS-SW2502S4 10-Inch, 1.200 Watts Shallow Mount Subwoofer
The woofer is a product of the Pioneer Company, and it has Mica Injected resin cone which enables it to fit in enclosures. The woofer’s power range is between 100-300 watts and has a peak power of 1200 watts. The frequency response ranges between 20-125 Hz. It is designed to mount up to a depth of 3-1 up to 8’’. The subwoofer’s sealed box volume is ranging from 0.35-0.7 cubic feet while its ported box volume ranges from 0.5-0.7 cubic feet.
3. Pioneer TS-SW2002D2 8-inch Shallow-Mount Subwoofer with 600 Watts Max Power
This woofer too is a product of Pioneer Company. It is an 8 inch shallow subwoofer possessing dual 2-ohm voice coils. It also has a mica injected resin cone hence can fit to small enclosures. It has a peak power of 600watts and can handle up to 150 watts RMS. The frequency response of the woofer is between 20-200 Hz. The uniqueness of this woofer is that it can also work in free air applications.
2. Pioneer TS-SWX2502 10 inch Shallow Mount Pre-Loaded Enclosure
The sub-woofer is also a product of the Pioneer Company, and it has a 10 inch shallow mount. The frequency response range of the woofer is between 20 Hz to 125 Hz. Its sensitivity is 1W/1m: 93dB. The nominal music power of the item is 1200 watts at its peak though the recommendable one is 400 watts. This subwoofer too is reinforced with Mica injection resin subwoofer cone and can fit into the small enclosure. It has a 4Q tight bass from the shallow compact design.
1. Rockville RW10CA 10″ 800 Watt Slim Low Profile Active Powered Car Subwoofer Sub
This 10-inch subwoofer is a product of Rockville Company, and it has the PWM MOSFET Power supply. The woofer has a music power of 800 Watts peak, and the RMS is 200 Watts. It also has a low level and high level RCA inputs with an auto turn on technology. Moreover, the subwoofer three protection circuits namely; Thermal protection circuit, short protection circuit and overload protection circuit. It also has a low pass filter which ranges ranges from 50 Hz to 150 Hz while its bass boost on the other hand runs from 0-18 dB @ 45 Hz.