- Spectacular design
- Light on the pocket
- Great sound for low price
- Easy to install
- Moisture-resistant material
- Bass is slightly disruptive
- Dimensions: 11 by 11 by 4.2 inches
- Weight: 6 pounds
- Speaker Type: Ceiling
- Maximum Output: 120 Watts
- Response Bandwidth: 47 - 20,000 Hz
- Mounting Depth: 5 inches
Silver Ticket has been in business for about three decades. The company isn’t huge but is as enthusiastic as any when it comes to home theater. The 82C has become a hot product for the company as more than 20,000 units have been sold. The speakers are quite versatile from application in simple stereo to a full-fledged theater system. It is suitable for home surround systems ranging from 5.1 to 7.1.
When it comes to audio performance, the 82C is on par with many of the popular, big names in-ceiling speakers. It has an 8-inch mica polypropylene cone woofer which supplies powerful bass which at times can be a little disruptive. The woofer is equipped with a 30oz magnet which ensures sound that is distortion-free. It truly brings music in songs and action in movies to life. The edges are high-grade rubber for long lasting quality and true audio accuracy. To top it off, it also has a 20mm silk dome tweeter allowing users to micro-tune the placement of sound.
Overall, the hardware allows the speakers to deliver loud volume of sound that is not noisy or distorted. It maintains clarity at any volume level.
You won’t be blown away by the simplistic design of the 82C. Which is a good thing, in-ceiling speakers need to be subtle so they can easily blend into any room. The speakers are fairly decent in size measuring about 11 inches by 11 inches by 4.2 inches. If you don’t like the plain white color it comes in, the material is perfect for you to paint over.
The speakers can be installed in any room, it is made with material that are moisture-resistant so it is a perfect fit for your bathroom or sauna. It is quite easy to install. Thanks to the flip-lever quick-mount system the speaker comes with. You will also be provided with a cut-out template of the wall hole so you know exactly how much you need to cut. The installation process usually takes about 30 minutes.
Remember if you have trouble installing it yourself, you can consult a professional to assist you.
Many audiophiles will be skeptical given the low cost of the 82C. Please do not be fooled. The speakers match in quality both in sound and build to the big boys in the market. These speakers are great especially for those that are building their first home theater system. They are light on the pocket and deliver exceptional sound. So no matter what your audio requirements are, you can’t really go wrong with Silver Ticket 82C.