With the internet, finding quality car speakers for sale has never been easier, especially if you are in the market for used speakers. While buying in-store still remains the most popular choice among most consumers, the market for car speakers online has exploded in the recent past.
Part of the recent for this phenomenon is the trend of shoppers walking into stores, listening to the actual speaker performance, and then heading home to buy the same car speakers from their favorite website. With more and more websites offering low or free shipping, the cost of buying online has come down significantly. For the smart shopper, finding car speakers for sale online is the better way to go.
If you are in the market for used speakers, you have even more avenues at your disposal. Classified sites and auction websites like eBay ensure that you can get your hands on a set of great used car speakers for sale at a fraction of the cost of a new set of speakers.
But, of course, you don’t necessarily need to head online. A lot of consumers are still hesitant about sharing their credit card details online – a justifiable fear considering the growing cases of identity theft and credit card abuse. For such people, there are several options, from local classifieds to used car stores.
Let’s take a look at some of the options available to you if you want to find car speakers for sale:
1. Local Audio or Electronics Store
This would be the first and obvious choice to get started on finding quality speakers for sale. I always recommend visiting a store that specializes in car audio rather than a generic electronics store. The former would invariably have more variety and lower prices.
My preferred shopping method is to visit a store, check out the various speakers, ask for demos, make notes about the prices, availability, performance, etc. Then, I head online to a site like Amazon and compare the prices, shipping costs (if any), and reviews. If I can get a lower price online (which I usually do), then I prefer to purchase online itself.
2. Local Classified Ads/Websites
If you are in the market for used car speakers, nothing works better than the local newspaper’s classifieds section, or a classifieds website like Craigslist. The newspaper would have at least one section where you will find people offering their used electronics for sale. If you have good bargaining skills, you can typically get quality speakers for very cheap.
The same goes for classifieds sites like Craigslist. If you don’t know already, Craigslist is the largest classifieds site online where anyone can place an ad for free advertising his/her wares. In larger cities, you can easily find someone putting up his car speakers for sale. With some luck and plenty of bargaining, you will be able to land quite a good deal.
3. Auction Sites
Auction sites like eBay have been around for years now. eBay allows anyone to sell stuff online. More often than not, you will be able to find some really high quality wares for very low prices on such websites. Quality can range from brand new to battered, two decade old monstrosities.