Best Car Stereo & Head Units

Best Overall Pick:

Pioneer DEH-X8800BHS

The Kenwood KDC-X702 is a car stereo that packs plenty of features for all music lovers and folks looking for a wide range of wireless compatibility options. It’s predecessor, the KDC-X701 made our list in 2018. More…

Runner Up Best Overall Pick:

Kenwood Excelon KDC-X702

When you’re looking for a head unit, power, function, and aesthetics are all important factors to consider. Across the board, it’s hard to beat the Pioneer DEH-X8800BHS. More…

High Volume Pick:

Sony MEX-N5200BT

If your goal in upgrading is primary to get Bluetooth functionality this single DIN receiver/head unit works well. It actually pairs with two phones, putting an end to arguments about who gets the hands-free functionality. More…

Quality Audio Pick:

Pioneer DEH-80PRS

In the market for a head unit with a solid performance and wicked sound? Definitely consider Pioneer DEH-80PRS. We place the 80PRS among the best car stereos today because of it’s simple yet powerful features. More…

Low Cost Pick:

JVC KD-T905BTS

The JVC KD-T905BTS is a great stereo at a relatively affordable price. It has plenty of features and connectivity options that will surely leave you delighted as a music enthusiast. More…