All About Jensen Car Audio

This article reveals everything you need to know about Jensen's Car Audio Line. It includes detailed description of a Jensen product with each one's features.

Jensen Accessories is a line from the Audiobox Corporation that offers a wide variety of products for Mobile Audio, Security, Video, Home Theater Systems, Speakers and Satellite Radio. This article will concentrate on their Car Audio inventory. They have everything you need for your car's sound system including radios, CD Changers, speakers, amplifiers, subwoofers and band pass boxes. They are designed to be easy to install and even offer an installation helpline for the do-it-yourselfers.


What does Jensen offer for radios in their car audio inventory?



For the all important 1st step in any car audio system, Jensen has a number of radios to fit any price budget and lifestyle. The following is a complete list with each one's popular features:
1.)AM/FM/CD/CDC Receiver featuring: 160 Watts Peak Power (40W x 4), 24 station presets (12 FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, Infrared remote control (IR remote), iEQ3 Instant EQ, 3-selectable EQ curves (Classic, Pop and Rock), 1-Pair pre-amp outputs, 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary input, is CD-R/RW compatible, Anti-shock mechanism, Electronic detachable face (for theft prevention), 1-Bit D/A converter, True Blue LED preset illumination, Hard carry case, and High contrast LCD.
2.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 160 Watts Peak Power (40W x 4), 24 Station Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, CD Key-off Insert / CD Key-off Eject, 1.0 DIN w/ Electronic Detachable Faceplate (for theft prevention), CDC Changer Controller, Rotary Encoder Control and Multi-button Power on, 1.5V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), Bright Blue Dot Matrix Liquid Crystal Display, and 4 Selectable EQ Curves / Clock and iX-Bass.
3.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 180 Watts Peak Power (45W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Fixed Face, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair Preamp Outputs / Auxiliary Input (3.5 mm), IR Remote, and Clock and Selectable Display Priority.
4.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 180 Watts Peak Power (45W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R / CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Detachable Faceplate, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair Preamp Outputs / Auxiliary Input (3.5mm), IR Remote, and Clock.
5.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 200W Peak Power (50W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM) with US/European Frequency Spacing, JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/ Electronic Detachable Faceplate, CD Changer Controller, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 3 Animatrix Displays, Spectrum Analyzer and Level Meter, 5 Selectable EQ Curves (pop/jazz/classic/beat/rock), iX-Bass and Clock, Selectable Clock or Display Priority, and IR Remote.
6.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 200W Peak Power (50W x 4), 24 Station Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, High Speed Audible Track Search, 8 Programmable Track Selections, 1.0 DIN w/Electronic Detachable Faceplate, Rotary Encoder Control, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Preamp Inputs (RCA), and 3 Selectable EQ Curves, Clock and iX-Bass.
7.)AM/FM/CD Sirius Ready Receiver featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power (50W x 4), SIRIUS Ready (Requires Subscription and SIRIUS Hideaway DLP Tuner), 18 SIRIUS Channel presets (Advanced display shows the artist, song title, channel, and category at a glance), 24 station presets (18 FM/6AM), 1-Pair pre-amp outputs, 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary inputs, 8 character scrolling display - alpha-numeric, 3-selectable EQ curves (Classic, Pop and Rock), IR Remote, MOSFET audio power IC, is CD-R/RW compatible, True Blue LED preset illumination, and iEQ3 Instant EQ.
8.)AM/FM/CD XM Ready Receiver featuring: 50 Watts x 4 Peak Power, 16 Watts x 4 RMS Power (CEA 2006 Compliant Rating), 24 station presets (18 FM/6AM), 1-Pair pre-amp outputs, 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary input, 3-selectable EQ curves (Classic, Pop and Rock), Requires XM Direct DLP Hideaway Tuner, 18 XM Channel presets, Direct Channel entry, Infrared remote control (IR), Instant EQ, 8 character scrolling display alpha-numeric, High contrast Multi-color Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), is CD-R/RW compatible, and it includes 17FT RCA and 17ft XM Tuner Cable.
9.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power (50W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM) with US/European Frequency Spacing, JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/ Motorized Slide-down Detachable Faceplate, CD Changer Controller, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 2 Pair of Preamp Outputs/1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 1 Subwoofer Output (RCA) variable, 3 Animatrix Displays, Spectrum Analyzer and Level Meter, 5 Selectable EQ Curves (pop/jazz/classic/beat/rock), iX-Bass and Clock, Selectable Clock or Display Priority and a IR Remote is included.
10.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 200W Peak (60W x 4), 24 Station Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Detachable Mechanical Flip-down Faceplate, Anti-Shock Mechanism, Rotary Encoder, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 2 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), Bright Vacuum Fluorescent Display, 3 Selectable EQ Curves (rock/pop/classic), IR Remote, and Clock.
11.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power (50W x 4), 30 Station Preset (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Motorized Hide-away detachable Faceplate, 3V Preamp Output Voltage, 2 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 3 Selectable EQ Curves rock/classic/pop), IR Remote, and Clock.
12.)AM/FM/CD Receiver featuring: 180Watts Peak Power (45W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Mechanical Hide-away Faceplate (detachable), 3V Preamp Output Voltage, 2 Pair Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), Multi-color Liquid Crystal Display, IR Remote, and Clock.
13.)AM/FM/Cassette/CD/CD/CDC Receiver featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power (50W x4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), Instaloc III Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.5 DIN w/Electronic Detachable Faceplate, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 2-Pair of Preamp Outputs, is 6 Disc CD Changer Compatible, 32 Programmable Track Selections (CDC), and Clock.
14.)AM/FM/Cassette Receiver featuring: 24 Station Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, Auto Reverse, ,Fast Forward/Rewind 1.0 DIN w/ Detachable Faceplate, CDC Changer Controller, Rotary Encoder Audio Control, 2-Volt Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs, 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 4 Selectable EQ curves, Theft Deterrent LED, Loudness control, and Clock / Mute.
15.)AM/FM/Cassette Receiver featuring: 120 W. Peak Power (30W x 4), 24 Station Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, Auto Reverse, Fast Forward/Rewind, 1.0 DIN w/ Detachable Faceplate, CDC Changer Controller, Rotary Encoder Control and Multi-button Power on, 1.5V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), Bright Blue Dot Matrix Liquid Crystal Display, 4 Selectable EQ curves, Clock, and iX Bass.
16.)AM/FM/Cassette Receiver featuring: 100 Watt Peak Power (25W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, 1.0 DIN w/ Detachable Faceplate, 1.5V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Output, CD input Jack (3.5 mm aux. input), and Clock.
17.)AM/FM/CD/MP3 Receiver featuring: 160 Watt Peak Power (40W x 4), 24 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Electronic Detachable Faceplate, CD Changer Controller, 1.5V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 4 Selectable EQ Curves (flat/rock/classic/pop/rock), and iX - Bass and Clock.
18.)AM/FM/CD/MP3 Receiver featuring: 200 Watt Peak Power (60W x 4), 24 Stations Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Electronic Detachable Faceplate, 2V Preamp Output Voltage, 1 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 3 Selectable EQ Curves (rock/classic/pop), Power Level Meter, Clock, and IR Remote.
19.)AM/FM/CD/MP3/WMA Receiver with USB Interface featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power (50 x 4), USB 2.0 compatible, Supports most standard USB card reader media types, Supports most standard "THUMB DRIVES", Playback MP3 / WMA files from your thumbdrive, 24 station presets (18FM / 6AM), iEQ3 - instant EQ, 3-selectable EQ curves classic, pop and rock), Infrared remote control (IR), 2Mbit SDRAM buffer, 1-Pair pre-amp outputs, 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary input, High contrast Multi-color LCD, 8 character scrolling display - alpha-numeric, and is MP3/WMA - CD-R/RW compatible.
20.)AM/FM CD/MP3/XM Ready Receiver featuring: 50 Watts x 4 Peak Power, 16 Watts x 4 RMS (CEA 2006 Compliant Rating), Requires XM Direct DLP Hideaway Tuner, 17ft RCA cable and 17ft XM Tuner Cable, Direct XM Channel entry, Advanced display (shows the artist, song title, XM channel and category at a glance), 24 station presets (18 FM/6AM), 1-Pair pre-amp outputs, 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary input, High contrast Multi-color Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), MP3 quick file search via rotary volume knob, is CD-R/RW compatible, Infrared remote control, 3-selectable EQ curves (classic, pop and rock),and 40-second ESP - Electronic Skip Protection.
21.)AM/FM/CD/CDC/MP3/WMA/XM Ready Receiver featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power (50Wx 4), Requires XM Direct DLP Hideaway Tuner, 18 XM Channel presets, Advanced display (shows the artist, song title, XM channel and category at a glance), 30 station presets (18 FM/12AM), is MP3 / WMA- CD-R/RW compatible, MP3 100-second ESP / WMA 200-second ESP, 2-Pair Front / Rear pre-amp outputs, 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary input , 5-selectable iEQ curves (Beat, Jazz, Classic, Pop and Rock), iX-Bass - instant eXtended bass, Infrared remote control, Switchable Bi-color preset illumination -Red or True Blue, CD Changer controller, and an Electronic detachable face.
22.)AM/FM/MP3/WMA/CD Receiver featuring: 240 Watt Peak Power (60W x 4), MP/WMA w/ID-3Tag Compatible, MP3 100 sec. ESP, WMA 200 sec. ESP, 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM) with US/European Frequency Spacing, JENSEN Plus Tuner, CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 1.0 DIN w/Full Logic Motorized Flip-down Faceplate that's detachable, CD Changer Controller, 3V Preamp Output Voltage, 2-Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1-Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 1 Subwoofer Output (RCA) Variable, Multi-Color Dot Matrix Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), 3 Animatrix Displays, Spectrum Analyzer and Level Meter, 5 Selectable EQ Curves (pop/jazz/classic/beat/rock), iX-Bass and Selectable Clock or Display Priority, and a IR Remote.
23.)AM/FM/CD/MP3/WMA Receiver with USB Interface featuring: 240 Watts Peak Power (60W x 4), USB 2.0 compatible Supports most standard USB card reader media types, Supports most standard "THUMB DRIVES", Playback MP3 / WMA files from your thumb drive, 30 station presets (18 FM/12AM), 2-Pair Front / Rear pre-amp outputs, 1-Subwoofer pre-amp outputs, Animatrix user selectable displays, 5-selectable iEQ curves - (beat, jazz, classic, pop, rock), Illuminated Red or True Blue LED, Infrared remote control, is MP3 / WMA- CD-R/RW compatible, MP3 100-second ESP, and WMA 200-second ESP.
24.)AM/FM/CD/CDC/MP3/WMA/XM Ready w/ iAUX2 Adapter featuring: 240 Watts Peak Power (60W x 4), XM Ready - Requires XM Direct DLP Hideaway Tuner, 18 XM Channel presets / Direct Channel entry, MP3 100-second ESP / WMA 200-second ESP, iAUX2 Adapter - Converts RCA to 3.5mm Aux-In, iAUX2 Adapter - Built in SD card reader, is MP3 / WMA- CD-R/RW compatible, 30 station presets (18 FM/12AM), 2-Pair Front / Rear pre-amp outputs, 1-Subwoofer pre-amp output (RCA) (adjustable level control), 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary inputs, High contrast multi-color LCD, 5-selectable iEQ curves (Beat, Jazz, Classic, Pop and Rock), Infrared remote control, and illumination - Red or Blue LED.
25.)AM/FM/CD/MP3 Receiver featuring: 240 Watt Peak Power (60W x 4), 24 Station Presets (18FM/6AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, 8 Programmable Track Selections, MP3 Search by Title, Artist or Folder, 1.0 DIN w/ Motorized Flip Down Detachable Faceplate, Rotary Encoder Control , 3V Preamp Output Voltage, 2 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 1 Subwoofer Output (RCA) Fixed, Bright Vacuum Florescent Display (VFD), IR Remote, and 3 Selectable EQ Curves, Clock and iX-Bass.
26.)AM/FM/CD/MP3/WMA Receiver with Bluetooth Technology featuring: 240 Watts Peak Power (60W x 4), Communicates with Bluetooth enabled cell phones, On screen Caller ID, Built-in microphone / Hands free Operation (Talk, Dial, Retrieve phone book from your cell phone), is MP3 / WMA- CD-R/RW compatible, MP3 100-second ESP (Electronic Skip Protection), WMA 200-second ESP (Electronic Skip Protection), 30 station presets (18 FM/12AM), 2-Pair Front / Rear pre-amp outputs, 1-Subwoofer pre-amp output (RCA) (adjustable level control), 1-Pair rear RCA auxiliary inputs, 5-selectable iEQ curves (Beat, Jazz, Classic, Pop and Rock), Infrared remote control, and PTM- Personnel Text Message.
27.)AM/FM/MP3/CD Receiver featuring: 200 Watts Peak Power(50W x 4), 30 Station Presets (18FM/12AM), JENSEN Plus Tuner, is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, is MP3 w/ID3-tag Compatible, MP3 Search by Title/Artist/Folder, 1.0 DIN w/Motorized Hide-away Faceplate (detachable), 3V Preamp Output Voltage, 2 Pair of Preamp Outputs / 1 Pair of Auxiliary Inputs (RCA), 3 Selectable EQ Curves (rock/classic/pop), IR Remote, and Clock.

After selecting the right radio for your car, it's time to move on to the components that will finish off your audio system.



What does Jensen have in the way of CD changers?

For those that want that convenience of listening to several CD's in a row without having to dangerously take your eyes of the road to switch them out, Jensen has three different options in CD changers:
1.)Compact 6 Disc CD Changer with FM Modulator featuring: Wired Remote Control, FM Modulator - Easily Interfaces w/Factory and Aftermarket Radio's Simple One Cable Changer Connection, is Horizontal and vertical Mountable, has Dual 1 bit D/A Converters, and 8x Oversampling & 3-Beam Laser Pickup.
2.)Compact 10 Disc CD Changer featuring: (Horizontal, Vertical & 45 degree) Mounting Options, is CD-R Compatible, has an Internally Damped CD Mechanism, and Last Position Memory.
3.)Ultra Compact 10 Disc CD Changer with FM Modulator featuring: Audible Track Search , is CD-R/CD-RW Compatible, (Horizontal, Vertical and 45 degree) Mounting Options, Wired Remote Control, Dual 1 bit D/A Converters, and Last Position Memory.

Small in size (not in quality) enables the buyer to mount these in a variety of ways including in the trunk, under the seat or on the console in horizontal, vertical or 45 degree angles. (Many of the Receivers can control a trunk or rear mounted CD changer right from the radio.)


What types of speakers and tweeters are included in Jensen's inventory?

Jensen offers the following, all of which include the mounting hardware to make sure the music rattles and rolls, not your speakers:
1.)6 ½ inch Coaxial Speakers that feature: 90 Watts Peak Power / 30 Watts RMS, Metal Mesh Grills 30 mm (1 1/4") Tweeter, .110/.205 Terminal Strip, and 6.3 oz. Magnet.
2.)½ inch Multimount Ferrofliud-Cooled Neodymium Dome Tweeters that feature: 75 Watts Peak / 25 Watts RMS- Metal Mesh Grills- Built-in Crossover, Angle-Surface or Flush Mounting Flexibility, Smooth Response and Wide Dispersion.
3.)4 inch Coaxial Speakers featuring: 75 Watts Peak / 25 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 5.7 oz. Magnet.
4.)5 ¼ inch Coaxial Speakers that feature: 105 Watts Peak / 35 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 8.8 oz. Magnet.
5.)6 ½ inch Coaxial Speaker Pair that features: 120 Watts Peak, 40 Watts RMS, 6 1/2" Coaxial (2-way) Speaker w/Polypropylene Cone and Black Foam Surround, 13mm (1/2") Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 11 oz. Magnet.
6.)6 X 8 Inch Coaxial Speakers that feature: 40 Watts RMS / 120 Watts Peak Power, 13mm Tweeter, Frequency Response 40Hz - 20kHz, a Mounting Depth of 2 11/16" all of which fits 5x7 and 6x8 openings.
7.)6 X 9 Inch Coaxial Speakers that feature: 150 Watts Peak / 50 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone w/ Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 15.3 oz. Magnet.
8.)6 ½ Inch Triaxial Speakers that feature: 120 Watts Peak / 40 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Tweeter, 10 mm Piezo Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110 /.187 Terminal Strip, and a 11 oz. Magnet.
9.)6 X 9 Inch Triaxial Speakers that feature: 180 Watts Peak / 60 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 51 mm Midrange (2"), 13 mm (1/2") Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 20 oz. Magnet.
10.)4 Inch Coaxial Speakers with a 2 Way Swivel Tweeter that features: 75 Watts Peak / 25 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 5.7 oz. Magnet.
11.)2 Way Bass Reflex Speaker System that features: 120 Watts Peak / 40 Watts RMS, 4" Kapok Woofer Cone w/ 1 1/2" Tweeter, Weather-Resistant Kapok Cone Provides Increased Efficiency/ Durability, and a Compact Molded High Temperature ABS Cabinet.
12.)5 ¼ Coaxial Speaker with 2 Way Swivel Tweeter that features: 105 Watts Peak / 35 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 8.8 oz. Magnet.
13.)6 ½ Inch Dual Cone Speakers that feature: 120 Watts Peak / 40 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, Proprietary Stamped Metal Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 8 oz. Magnet.
14.)6 ½ Inch Coaxial Speakers with 2 Way Swivel Tweeter that features: 120 Watts Peak / 40 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 12 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 11 oz. Magnet.
15.)6 ½ Inch Triaxial Speakers with Swivel Tweeter Array that feature: 120 Watts Peak / 40 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, 10 mm Piezo Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 11 oz. Magnet.
16.)6 X 8 Triaxial Speakers with Swivel Tweeter Array that feature: 120W Peak, 40W RMS, 6" x 8" Triaxial Speaker. w/Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone, 13 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, 10 mm Piezo Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 11 oz. Magnet.
17.)6 X 9 Dual Cone Speakers that feature: 120 Watts Peak / 40 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 10 oz. Magnet.
18.)6 X 9 Coaxial Speakers with 2 Way Swivel Tweeter that features: 150 Watts Peak / 50 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 13 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 15.3 oz. Magnet.
19.)6 X 9 Triaxial Speakers with Swivel Tweeter/Midrange Array that features: 180 Watts Peak / 60 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone w/Black Foam Surround, 51 mm Midrange (2"), 13 mm (1/2") Swivel Tweeter, Proprietary Stamped Steel Basket, Low Profile ABS Grille, .110/.187 Terminal Strip, and a 20 oz. Magnet.

Now that you have your basics in place it is time to talk about pumping up the volume!


What kinds of amplifiers does Jensen offer to increase the quality of sound from my speakers?

Jensen has a large selection of amplifiers for your car's audio system. They have eight models of 2 channel amplifiers and two products listed for their 4 channel amplifiers. For mono amplifiers, their inventory includes four different types. The following will list their amp inventory including the features of each one.
1.)340 Watt 2 Channel Amplifier that features: Peak Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm-170W x 2, RMS Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm-85W x 2, Peak Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm-120W x 2, RMS Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm-60W x 2, Peak Power Bridged @ 4 ohm-340W x 1, and RMS Power. Bridged @ 4 ohm-170W x 1.
2.)460 Watt 2 Channel Amplifier that features: Peak Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm - 230Wx2,, RMS Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm - 115Wx2, Peak Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm - 170Wx2, RMS Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm - 85Wx2, Peak Power Bridged @ 4 ohm - 460Wx1, and RMS Power Bridged @ 4 ohm - 230Wx1
3.)Mono Amplifier that features: CEA Dynamic Power (all channels): 300 Watts, CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm: 150 Watts x 1, Optional RMT1 Remote Bass Control, Side mounted preamp controls, Continuously variable crossover from 40 ~ 250Hz, Continuously variable iX2-Bass, 0 ~ 18dB boost @ 45Hz, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V Pass thru RCA outputs, Unregulated MOSFET power supply, High current output transistors, SLAM circuitry, High current oversized power / ground terminals accept 4-gauge wire directly, High current speaker terminals accepts 10-gauge wire directly, and Heavy duty die cast heat sink
4.)Mono Amplifier that features: CEA Dynamic Power (all channels): 650 Watts, CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm: 300 Watts x 1, Side mounted preamp controls, Continuously variable crossover from 40 ~ 250Hz, Continuously variable iX2-Bass, 0 ~ 18dB boost @ 45Hz, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V, Pass thru RCA outputs, Unregulated MOSFET power supply RMT1 Remote Bass Control, SLAM circuitry, Heavy duty die cast heat sink, High current oversized power / ground terminals accepts 4-gauge wire directly, High current speaker terminals accepts 10-gauge wire directly, and Output stage easily drives 2-ohm loads.
5.)2 Channel Amplifier that features: CEA Dynamic Power (all channels): 300 Watts (150 x 2), CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm: 60 Watts x 2, Side mounted preamp controls, Unregulated MOSFET power supply, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V, Pass thru RCA outputs, Bridgeable for mono operation (4-ohms only), SLAM circuitry, High current oversized power / ground terminals accept 4-gauge wire directly, Auto-reset thermal, short-circuit and low impedance protection circuitry, Continuously variable crossover from 40 ~ 250Hz, Continuously variable iX2-Bass, 0 ~ 18dB boost @ 45Hz, and High current speaker terminals accept 10-gauge wire directly.
6.)2 Channel Amplifier that features: CEA Dynamic Power (all channels): 425 Watts (212.5 x 2), CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm: 85 Watts x 2, Side mounted preamp controls, Continuously variable crossover from 40 ~ 250Hz, Unregulated MOSFET power supply, Output stage easily drives 2-ohm loads, Bridgeable for mono operation (4-ohms only), SLAM circuitry, High current speaker terminals accepts 10-gauge wire directly, High current oversized power / ground terminals accept 4-gauge wire directly, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, Pass thru RCA outputs, Continuously variable iX2-Bass, 0 ~ 18dB boost @ 45Hz, and a Heavy duty die cast heat sink.
7.)4 Channel Amplifier that features: CEA Dynamic Power (all channels): 600 Watts (150 x 4), CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 4 ohm: 60 Watts x 4, Side mounted preamp controls, Continuously variable crossover from 40 ~ 250Hz, Continuously variable iX2-Bass, 0 ~ 18dB boost @ 45Hz, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V, Pass thru RCA outputs, Unregulated MOSFET power supply, SLAM circuitry, Heavy duty die cast heat sink, High current speaker terminals accepts 10-gauge wire directly, High current oversized power / ground terminals accept 4-gauge wire directly, Auto-reset thermal, short-circuit and low impedance protection circuitry, and High current output transistors.
8.)Mono Amplifier that features: CEA DynamicPower (all channels): 340 Watts, CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm: 200 Watts x 1, Optional RMT1 Remote Bass Control, MOSFET power supplies, Complimentary bi-polar output transistors, 2 Ohm stable, Variable low pass crossover (40-200Hz), 12dB/Octave crossover slope, 12dB Variable bass boost @ 45Hz, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, Buffered Pass through RCA outputs, Auto-reset thermal/short circuit protection, Oversize power/ground terminals, and Side mounted controls.
9.)Mono Amplifier that features: CEA Dynamic Power (all channels): 450 Watts, CEA RMS Power Per Channel @ 2 ohm: 265 Watts x 1, RMT1 Remote Bass Control, Variable low pass crossover (40-200Hz), 12dB/Octave crossover slope, 12dB Variable bass boost @ 45Hz, High level inputs 2V ~ 10V, Low level inputs 300mV ~ 8V, MOSFET power supplies, Complimentary bi-polar output transistors, 2 Ohm stable, Extruded aluminum heatsink, Oversize power/ground terminals, Side mounted controls, and Buffered Pass through RCA outputs.
10.)245 MRS 2 Channel Amplifier features: All Power Ratings that are CEA-2006 Compliant, Power Output: 123W RMS x 2 into 4 ohms @11.)360W RMS 2 Channel Amplifier features: All Power Ratings that are CEA-2006 Compliant, Power Output: 180W RMS x 2 into 4 ohms @12.)115W RMS 2 channel Amplifier features: All Power Ratings are CEA-2006 Compliant, Power Output: 57W RMS x 2 into 4 ohms @13.)160W RMS 2 Channel Amplifier features: All Power Ratings that are CEA-2006 Compliant, Power Output: 80W RMS x 2 into 4 ohms @ 14.)300 W RMS 4 Channel Amplifier features: All Power Ratings that are CEA-2006 Compliant, Power Output: 75W RMS x 4 into 4 ohms @
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What are the different types of subwoofers that Jensen offers?

Jensen has a line of subwoofers to help you in your quest for the perfect beat. They are made to be as compact (10 and 12 inch) as possible without compromising efficiency. The following is a list of the ones they carry and their features.
1.)10 Inch Subwoofer that features: 450 Watts Peak 150 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone, Stamped Metal Basket, Rubber Surround, Mid-Q Design for Mid to Small Box Design, a Frequency response of 35Hz~1.5KHz, Sensitivity (1 Watt @ 1 meter)- 88dB, a 33 oz. Magnet, and a Basket Mounting Depth of 4 5/8".
2.)10 Inch Subwoofer that features: 450 Watts Peak / 150 Watts RMS, Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone with Extra Wide Surround, Versatile Design for Enclosure Compatibility Inverted Style Dustcap and Vented Pole Piece, and a 40 oz. Magnet.
3.)10 Inch Subwoofer that features: 450W Peak 150W RMS, 10" Polypropylene Cone, Inverted Style Dustcap and Foam Surround, a Sensitivity of 87 dB / Nominal Impedance: 4 ohms, Mid-Q Design for Enclosure Compatibility, a 30 oz. Magnet, and a Vented Pole Piece.
4.)10 Inch Subwoofer that features: 525W Peak 175W RMS, a Sensitivity of 89dB, a 40oz. Magnet, 2" Voice Coil, 10" Polypropylene Cone w/Wide Foam Surround, Inverted Style Dustcap, and a Vented Pole Piece.
5.)12 Inch Subwoofer that features: 525 Watts Peak / 175 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone, Rigid molded dustcap, Stamped Metal Basket, Rubber Surround, Mid-Q Design for Mid to Small Box, Impedance of 4 Ohms, Frequency response of 25Hz~1.5KH, Sensitivity (1 Watt @ 1 meter) - 89dB, and a 39 oz magnet.
6.)12 Inch Subwoofer that features: 600W Peak 200W RMS, a Sensitivity of 90dB, a 40 oz. Magnet, 2" Voice Coil, 12" Polypropylene Cone with Wide Foam Surround, Inverted Style Dustcap, and Vented Pole Piece.
7.)12 Inch Subwoofer that features: 525 Watts Peak / 175 Watts RMS, Polypropylene Cone w/ Foam Surround, Inverted Style Dustcap, Vented Pole Piece, Sensitivity of 88 dB, Nominal Impedance of 4 ohms, Mid-Q Design for Enclosure Compatibility, and a 30 oz. Magnet.
8.)12 Inch Subwoofer that features: 525W Peak 175W RMS, 12" Blue Anodized Mica Injection Molded Polypropylene Cone, Extra Wide Foam Surround, Versatile Design for Enclosure Compatibility, Inverted Style Dustcap, Vented Pole Piece, and a 40 oz. Magnet.
9.)12 Inch DVC Subwoofer that features: 900 Watts Peak / 300 Watts RMS, 12" Aluminum Parabolic Cone, Chrome Top and Bottom Plates, 84 oz. Double Stack Magnet, Nickel Plated Push Terminals, Butyl Rubber Surround, and DVC 4-Ohm Voice Coils.

Want to add even more Boom to your Bass? Jensen also offers Band Pass Boxes.


What are Band Pass Boxes for and what does Jensen offer in terms of them?

Band Pass Boxes are, as my husband puts it, simply makes the bass hit louder and harder where you can literally feel it in your bones. Jensen offers the following for a true moving experience.
1.)10 Inch Band Pass Speaker System that features: 150 Watts RMS / 450 Watts Peak Power, Switchable Red/Blue LED illumination (requires 12 -VDC), Nickel Plated Push-In Terminal Block, Twin Aero Port Design for Deeper Bass, Single 4th Order Band pass Subwoofer System, Carpeted Enclosure, Plexiglas Viewing Window, Computer Tuned Acoustic Chambers, MDF Construction, 2 Chamber Design, Low-Q Optimized Driver, there is no crossover need for simple installation, and it is an Easy Add-On For Existing Systems.
2.)Dual 10 Inch Band Pass Speaker System that features: 300 Watts RMS / 900 Watts Peak Power, Switchable Red/Blue LED illumination (requires 12-VDC), Nickel Plated Push-In Terminal Block, Quad Aero Port Design for Deeper Bass, Dual 4th Order Band pass Subwoofer System, Carpeted Enclosure, Plexiglas Viewing Window, Computer Tuned Acoustic Chambers, MDF Construction, 2 Chamber Design, Low-Q Optimized Driver, there is No Crossover Need for Simple Installation, and it is an Easy Add-On For Existing Systems.
3.)12 Inch Band Pass Speaker System that features: 200 Watts RMS / 600 Watts Peak Power, Switchable Red/Blue LED illumination (requires 12-VDC), Nickel Plated Push-In Terminal Block, Twin Aero Port Design for Deeper Bass, Single 4th Order Band pass Subwoofer System, Carpeted Enclosure, Plexiglas Viewing Window, Computer Tuned Acoustic Chambers, MDF Construction, 2 Chamber Design, Low-Q Optimized Driver, there is No Crossover Need for simple installation, and it is an Easy Add-On For Existing Systems.
4.) Dual 12 Inch Band Pass Speaker System that features: 200 Watts RMS / 600 Watts Peak Power, Switchable Red/Blue LED illumination (requires 12-VDC), Nickel Plated Push-In Terminal Block, Twin Aero Port Design for Deeper Bass, Single 4th Order Band pass Subwoofer System, Carpeted Enclosure, Plexiglas Viewing Window, Computer Tuned Acoustic Chambers, MDF Construction, 2 Chamber Design, Low-Q Optimized Driver, No Crossover Need for simple installation, and it is an Easy Add-On For Existing Systems.


As you have seen, Jensen is one of the leaders in Car Audio Systems as well as a number of other lines that were not revealed in this article. No matter if it's for a leisurely Sunday drive or to show off your new wheels on the strip, Jensen has the power to make sure that you will be heard!

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