2014 Infiniti Q50 has 14 speakers with Bose Advanced Staging Technology
There are 14 high performance speakers in the new Infiniti Q50 that deliver a concert experience right inside of the car. This is the company’s first ever application of Bose Advanced Staging Technology. The Infiniti relationship with Bose dates back to 1989. The result has been a progressively steady partnership bringing premium sound directly into Infiniti vehicles.
Bose takes a targeted approach to every sound stage. Audio testing requires precision and isolation both with home and car equipment, but Bose engineers say creating car audio systems can be even more challenging. “[The] car cabin is extremely different compared to a home living room environment. There are a lot of reflective surfaces that can sharply affect the sound,” said Hiroshi Miyazaki with Bose.
Bose engineers said their advanced staging technology is meant to deliver a front-row concert experience for front seat passengers. The system includes three ten-inch woofers to enhance sound pressure and create deep frequencies. The remaining 11 speakers are aligned to optimize the cabin’s acoustics.