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Have you used both and which would you personally recommend. I don't known a whole lot about sub's other than I just need it to go boom lol. I live in an apartment so I don't need something that'll blow my roof off
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Have you used both and which would you personally recommend. I don't known a whole lot about sub's other than I just need it to go boom lol. I live in an apartment so I don't need something that'll blow my roof off
I've owned the Dayton SUB120, and I've heard the F1. The F1 goes lower and hits a little bit harder. The Dayton sounds a little bit cleaner though.

They're both great subs though.
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so what would you "listen" to in between subs. How solid they hit or..what? Like I said, I don't have any experience with subs other than the ones I've had with Logitechs and the likes.

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Polks tweeters and woofers are awesome. Subs... well never heard anything good about those.
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so what would you "listen" to in between subs. How solid they hit or..what? Like I said, I don't have any experience with subs other than the ones I've had with Logitechs and the likes.

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If you REALLY want to make an informed purchase, and you can listen to both subwoofers....

You'll want to compare test tones between both subwoofers, using roughly the crossover point you would use at home. See if they both sound similar (which the F1 WILL go lower than the SUB120). See if there's any frequencies that one hits louder (a high point). Also, you'd want to bring your own music that you listen to daily and see which one sounds best with your music.

Like I said, the SUB120 is going to be a little more linear (meaning it'll be less "peaky" and clean sounding), whereas the BIC F1 is going to extend a good bit lower, but its going to peak at a certain frequency. Both are absolutely great subwoofers. Being in an apartment....they'll both be completely overkill honestly for your neighbors.
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