Summary: I've had these in my WRX for a couple of months powered by a Kenwood head unit. They sound better than stock speakers but sound a little limited. I just recently powered them up with a 4 channel amp @100w x 4 (bi-amp'd them). What a difference that made! All my music sounds 200% better than before. I've had many brands of components in the past 15 years, at all price ranges and none of them compare to Focal. Money truly well spent.
Pros: Bi-amp capable, selectable crossover points and attenuation. Attention to musical detail.
Cons: Weird tweeter mounting options, user manual not very useful. Requires high powered amp to wake them up (not really a con).
Summary: I have been a fan of Focal speakers for many years. I veered away from this brand to try some other components and was left very disappointed. I decided to come back, but was on a limited budget. I decided to go with these as you can bi-amp them. I highly recommend purchasing these with a 4 channel amp. With these speakers bi-amped, they match the quality of their higher end polykevlar line.
Summary: Awesome !!! These are without a doubt the best car speakers I ever heard. (I am driving them with 100 Watts RMS each). I was pleasantly surprised by the clarity and fidelity. The tweeters are crisp and clean and produce beautiful highs. I listen to many different genres of music: rock, classical, jazz, bolero, salsa, merengue, and raggaeton; no matter what I played or how loud I played them, these speakers showed no distortion whatsoever and passed with flying colors.
Summary: Great speakers, have them running on a nice double din poineer head and a 100W amp. They definitely jam! My only complaint with them is the price. I had the Alpine type R 6.5" component set for less and thought they sounded every bit as good from low to mid frequencies and even give a slight edge to Alpine at the high frequencies. None the less they are an amazing speaker set but my advise is save the money and get the Alpine SPR60C.
Pros: Sound amazing, great low f response for those without a sub, very full mids, clean sound with almost zero distortion at even high volumes.
Cons: They may be over priced based on comparison to Alpine SPR60C.
Summary: Great speakers. These speakers are a good bang for your money. Buyers make sure you read before purchasing these speakers as you do need to get it install by professional or know how to build custom mount for them.
Pros: Great quality sounds on mids and highs.
Cons: Speakers size is uncommon so installation can be difficult if you don't have the right tools. But good thing I did have the right tools for building a custom mount bracket for the speakers to fit the doors.
Summary: I put these component speakers in my infiniti G-35. It was a little tricky to put them in, but with the master sheet from Crutchfield and some YouTube videos I figured it out. The fit was pretty dang good and it looks really clean. I was going from the stock Bose system, so didn't expect too much improvement. I also installed the RF Power T400-4 to run them. I am blown away!! Best car speakers I've ever had. Kinda wonder what the K2's and Utopias sound like!
Pros: They look really good, sound great, were affordable compared to other focals.
Summary: Got these for Black Friday weekend deal. Replaced Kenwood 5x7s had to make a bracket but after all installed its like a new system. Sound is amazing, clear and loud! Run off head unit or amp you wont find a bettet set! I have a Kenwood head unit, these up front, kenwood 5x7 rear, 2 kenwood 12s, rf prime 500.1, kenwood 4 channel amp, 2 farad cap all in a convertible sound is amazing even with top down at 75mph!
Pros: Focal makes some of the best speakers Clear highs Nice mids and bass
Cons: Don't like the twin crossover why not make it one Also price is high but worth it