Top Amps and Speakers of 2019

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There’s a new leader in car audio amplifier sales (measured in unit sales to consumers), according to The NPD Group.  Kicker took the lead in sales this year through October, edging out Alpine and JL Audio.  Last year at this time, Alpine was the top brand, followed by Kicker and JL Audio.

Dual Audio also makes it into the top 5 amplifier brands this year and Pioneer remains in 5th place.

Speaker suppliers have remained almost steady with last year with Kicker and Pioneer in the lead.

See NPD’s charts below.

Top 5 Car Amplifier Brands Based On Unit Share in the U.S.

January – October

RankYTD 2019YTD 2018
1KickerAlpine
2JL AudioKicker
3AlpineJL Audio
4Dual AudioBoss
5PioneerPioneer

Source: NPD

Top 5 Car Stereo Speaker Brands Based On Unit Share in the U.S.

January – October

RankYTD 2019YTD 2018
1KickerKicker
2PioneerPioneer
3KenwoodJL Audio
4JL AudioKenwood
5Power AcoustikRockford Fosgate

Source: NPD

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