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BIC America Venturi V1220

BIC America Venturi V1220
alaScore 86

207 reviews

Dec, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 207 reviews of BIC America Venturi V1220. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and design. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative views about the reliability.

price, usability, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the BIC America Venturi V1220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 161 user reviews of BIC America Venturi V1220 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers on Reviews about the usability and size are on the whole positive. The reliability and design also get good feedback.

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96% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BIC America V-1220 12-Inch 430-Watt Down-Firing Powered SubwooferBIC America V-1220 12-Inch 430-Watt Down-Firing Powered Subwoofer (Discontinued by Manufacturer)BIC America V-1220 12-Inch 430-Watt Down-Firing Powered Subwoofer (Old Version)

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: Unhappy Subwoofer (

Laster 4 hours


I purchased this sub in November. Read reviews and couldn't have been more excited to get it. I waited until after Christmas to get my receiver (like a fool). After setting up I adjusted it and tried it out. Awesome sound. After about 4 hours of play...

Great price - sounded great when it worked

Worked for all of four hours - then DEAD

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Butch (

Perfect size, excellent sound!


The subwoofer is everything I asked for. Sounds great!

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: RedskinRan (

This is the one


I been using this powered sub for years and recently I upgraded to a 5.2 setup and "wow kaboom" super awesome. Two excellent BIC America's together is a experience that every hi-fi home theater system owner should truly experience.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Dustin (

Good Quality, Good sound


I recently purchased this 12 inch subwoofer to compliment my 10 inch sony subwoofer to make my system full 7.2 it works well adds a decently deep tone to the action. I have had it for a month and no complaints to be had. 4 star because I know there is...

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Labby (

Exactly what I was hoping


This sub replaces an older 8" that was distorting when hitting lows at higher volumes. When playing both music and television content, the v1220 does a great job of producing a clear, deep bass with no distortion. It's a good size for the room it is...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: masdog (

Great sub


This subwoofer is great for the price. Plus it produce a lot of bass. I was very skeptical before I purchased this sub. I'm glad I did.

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Curtis24 (

Excellent starter Sub.


Excellent sub for price and performance. I debated over and over before purchasing this sub. Skeptical about design and placement. I was going to go with a front firing sub for a 23 x 11 squared living room but at the last minute I decided on this one....

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Sporkadoozy (

Great sub for the price.


Very reasonable price for a sub woofer. Throws out quite a bit bass and works well in concert with my Athene speakers. Solid construction with a number of different configuration settings on the back panel. Overall very satisfied at this point.

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: BIG MUSIC HOUND (

B.I.C. America V-1220 Subwoofers


As good as gets for dollars spent I also own the F-12 Bic subs are as good as you buy with out spending the kids college fund look at them first you'll come back to them in the end 7 year warranty doesn't hurt any either Great product Great price, room...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: BigB (

Canned thunder!


Got this for the system in the garage(24'x21'). It adds very nice lows to the sound. The main left and right handle the mid bass. I like it so much I am thinking of buying a second for my main system in the living room to make it a 7.2 setup. I like...

May, 2015

Product Specifications

The V1220 offers unsurpassed performance at its price! It incorporates a high current 200-watt (430-watts peak) amplifier (designed by BASH Technology) combined with a 12" heavy duty long-throw woofer and long-life butyl surround. The patented "Venturi" vent eliminates port noise (often heard from other subwoofers when playing demanding music and videos). The V1220 also features an adjustable crossover, automatic signal sensing, high-level inputs, and both Dolby Pro Logic & Dolby Digital/DTS inputs.