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The Best Subwoofers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

First, a subwoofer. Next, a Mad Max–style speaker truck. Photo: Courtesy Warner Bros.

Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try everything. Which is why we have People’s Choice, in which we find the best-reviewed products and single out the most convincing ones. (You can learn more about our rating system and how we pick each item here.)

And while we’ve written before about all sorts of speakers — including the best computer speakers, the best sound bars, and the best portable speakers — here we’ve rounded up the best subwoofers as praised by the most enthusiastic reviewers on Amazon.

Best-rated subwoofer

Polk Audio PSW10 10” Powered Subwoofer
$120

“I honestly do not think you can find a better subwoofer for the money,” writes one reviewer of this Polk Audio subwoofer. And close to 3,500 v