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Boss PG653

350W 6.5" 3-Way Phantom Ghost Series Coaxial Speakers w/ Mylar and Piezo Tweeters


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Boss PG653

350W 6.5" 3-Way Phantom Ghost Series Coaxial Speakers w/ Mylar and Piezo Tweeters


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Phantom Ghost Series: Product Overview

General Features:

  • 6-1/2" Phantom Ghost Series 3-Way Car Speakers
  • Power Handling:
    • Peak: 350 watts per Pair / 175 watts each
    • RMS: 175 watts per Pair / 87 watts each
  • Black poly injection cone
  • Custom tooled removable skull cover with illuminated eyes
  • Butyl rubber surround
  • 1" Mylar dome midrange
  • 1/2" Piezo dome tweeter
  • 4 ohms impedance
  • Frequency Response: 64-20,000 Hz
  • Top-mount Depth: 2-1/4"
  • Sensitivity: 90dB
  • Authorized Platinum Internet Dealer
  • 1 year Sonic Electronix, and 2 years Manufacturer's warranty

Priced Per Pair

Speaker Specifications

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Phantom Ghost (Boss)
Priced Per
Car Speakers are typically sold in pairs so you will receive 2 speakers for each speaker purchase on speakers marked "Priced Per Pair". If a speaker is marked "Priced Per Each" then the speaker is sold individually and each purchase you make will result in 1 speaker. High-powered tweeters, midrange and full-range pro audio for car speakers are typically sold per each speaker.
Speaker Size
Refers to the size of the speaker measured in inches. Every vehicle has standard application sizes. Please use our vehicle fitment guide for your vehicle's specific speaker sizes if you do not know them.
The number of individual drivers in a car speaker. Speakers with 2 drivers are known as a 2-way, and 3 drivers are known as a 3-way. Component systems are often referred to as "separates" because the tweeter is not attached to the midwoofer (main speaker driver) and mounts separately in a location such as a door post. Component systems typically come with an external crossover so you can easily adjust the high and low frequencies sent to both the midwoofer and the tweeter. Center channel speakers are great for those looking to have surround sound in their vehicle.
Tweeter Design
Designs such as cone, dome, semi-dome, balanced dome, and whizzer are most popular. Cone tweeters are simple, efficient and typically are the most reasonably priced. Dome tweeters are used in most home speakers, and provide a smoother and more accurate sound. Semi-dome design is one with a dome placed inside a cone. A Balanced dome driver is a semi-dome with equal reproduction area given the cone and dome portions of the driver. A whizzer tweeter is a separate tweeter cone driven by the voice coil of the woofer.
Tweeter Size
Refers to the size of the tweeter. Typically, smaller tweeters produces less output with higher frequency response.
Tweeter Composition
Materials such as polypropylene, silk, cloth, and paper are the most common, where as many more recent tweeters are now manufactured with composites such as Aluminum, Titanium, Mylar, and other materials.

PEI is an acronym for "Polyetherimide" which is an amorphous, amber transparent, high-performance thermoplastic.

Woofer Composition
Lightweight woofer cone materials are essential for efficient operation. Poly cones produce exceptional sound and are sturdy against various changes in temperature. Paper cones are very efficient, and when treated for moisture resistance, will perform at a high level. Poly refers to polypropylene, which is thermoplastic or fibers that are polymers of propylene. IMPP refers to injection molded polypropylene, a commonly used process and material in speakers.
Woofer Surround
A speakers surround is part of the suspension system. The surround protects the cone and prevents it from being displaced as it flexes out from the basket. It is usually made of a durable material like treated foam or rubber in order to withstand the strenuous job of producing bass frequencies.
Butyl Rubber
Peak Power Handling
Peak power handling refers to the amount of power a speaker can handle during a brief musical burst. The RMS power range figure is a much more reliable rating for determining the speaker's power requirements. The Peak power handling specification is typically rated per speaker unless otherwise noted.
350 watts
RMS Power Handling
The RMS power is the amount of power the speaker requires to operate safely and properly. RMS Power Handling refers to the amount of power a speaker can handle on a continuous basis. We recommend powering your speakers or subwoofer with 80%-120% of its recommended RMS rating. The RMS power handling specification is typically rated per speaker unless otherwise noted.
175 watts
An efficiency or sensitivity rating tells you how effectively a speaker converts power into sound. The higher the number, the more efficient the speaker and the louder it will play with the same input power. An efficient speaker helps you maximize your available power. Most sensitivity ratings measure the speaker's output with 1 watt of input, 1 meter from the speaker. Some speakers' sensitivity is measured with 2.83 volts of input, instead of 1 watt.
Efficiency (1w/1m) is not an accurate indicator of a subwoofer's output capability and should not be used as a comparison to other speakers or subwoofers to determine which one is "louder".
90 dB
Frequency Response
The range of frequencies the speaker will reproduce (lowest frequency to the highest). Bigger is better, meaning the wider the range, the better. The optimal range is 20 - 20,000 Hz (which is the range of human hearing).
64 - 25000 Hz
Impedance (Per Voice Coil)
The load value (in ohms) that the speakers present to the amplifier per voice coil - the amount of resistance to the current flow. This is a key specification as subs wired in parallel or low impedances can create problems with your amplifier and potentially void all warranties. We encourage you to ask our support department prior to purchase if you do not understand which impedance level will suit your application best.
4 ohms
Shallow Mount Installation
This means that the subwoofer/speaker is designed to be installed in areas that do not have a lot of space. Shallow mount subwoofers are typically found under a seat or behind the seat in some trucks.

Shallow mount speakers will typically have a mounting depth of 2" or less, while shallow mount subwoofers will typically have a mounting depth of 3" or less.

Top-Mount Depth
The depth when installed on top of the mounting surface. Measured from the bottom of the speaker's magnet to the bottom of the mounting holes on the rim of the speaker.
Hi-Res Audio Compatible
This feature refers to if the product is capable of Hi-Res Audio (HRA) playback.
Speaker Grilles
A grating or screen of metal or plastic bars or wires, mounted in front of a speaker as protection. If yes, the speakers will include matching speaker grilles. If no, there are no grilles included.
Number of Speakers
This is the number of speaker that is included in the package. Each purchase will result in receiving the number of speakers indicated here. Please note that some items will have multiple woofers in the same enclosure. For sets of component speakers, this number will refer to the number of sets of speakers (For example, 2 would indicate the purchase includes 2 woofers and 2 tweeters).

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Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
3 years
Labor Warranty Duration
3 years
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Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

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Louisville, KY

Great value

June 16, 2014

These speakers are very nice they have good quality we'll worth the money can't wait to get more boss stuff

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Love this site

November 19, 2015

I got tweeters and door speakers for my car and they fit perfect like promised and shipping was not bad at all

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Phantom Boss


worth every penny!

December 4, 2015

Ordered these for an 08 suburban. The factory speakers on the drivers side were gonzo. Stupid door chime crap. Anywho cut the factory speakers out of their mounting plate and bolted these in all four doors. Figment was very snug but it all went back together nicely. They sound much better than stock and the grills decorate my garage walls now. Have not paired them with an amp yet but they are running off a pioneer double din's internal amp just fine. They were just too good a deal with to pass up.

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three rivers, MI

Worth the price

November 19, 2015

The truth, only give these speaker 1/2 of the rated power, and a sound quality lvel of 7 out of 10. They look awesome. Welll worth the price, its a good buy.

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newark, NJ

Speakers are ok

April 4, 2016

The speakers are descent I mean you get what you pay for.

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Reviews were good and need replacements for my stock speakers which crapped out in Chevy HHR.
Robert G on Jul 14, 2016
look like a great product for the price
kyle k on Jun 26, 2016
picked simply due to price and availability
gregory c on Jun 26, 2016
good reviews on value
phillip h on Jun 19, 2016
1. For either Precision Power PPI BF.653 or Boss PG653 speakers, can I buy only one for the right front door for my 2001 Toyota Sienna LE, instead of a pair, at a lower price?
2. How much would be your service charge if I drive my car down to your Chatworth facilities to replace thr right front speaker?
Tsung C on Jun 30, 2016
Best Answer: 1. No. They are not sold individually.
2. We do not have an installation or pick-up department.
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Warning: The image depicted shows the resistance change when wiring multiple subwoofer terminals. Please refer to your subwoofer's owner's manual for the proper wiring of its terminals. Sonic Electronix, Inc. is not responsible for damage caused to your audio system or vehicle due to improper installation. Please call tech support at 1-877-289-7664 if you require additional assistance.

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