Recommended Speakers

The Class-D amplifier on the Crickit is pretty powerful, so you can make quite a bit of noise!

4Ω Speakers

You'll get a lot louder audio from 4Ω speakers.

We recommend this speaker, you'll  have to either poke wires into the connector, or cut it off and strip the wires to connect to the terminal block, but its nice and durable

Mono Enclosed Speaker - 3W 4 Ohm

PRODUCT ID: 3351
Listen up! This 2.8" x 1.2" speaker is a great addition to any audio project where you need 4 ohm impedance and 3W or less of power. We particularly like...
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This speaker is less expensive but you'll need to solder wires to the back

Speaker - 3" Diameter - 4 Ohm 3 Watt

PRODUCT ID: 1314
Listen up! This 3" diameter speaker cone is the perfect addition to any audio project where you need an 4 ohm impedance and 3W or less of power. We particularly like this cone as...
$1.95
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8Ω Speakers

8 ohm speakers won't be as loud, but that's OK!

This speaker is inexpensive, but you'll need to solder wires to the back

Speaker - 3" Diameter - 8 Ohm 1 Watt

PRODUCT ID: 1313
Listen up! This 3" diameter speaker cone is the perfect addition to any audio project where you need an 8 ohm impedance and 1W or less of power. We particularly like this cone as...
$1.95
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The speakers below work just fine, but because the audio amp is pretty strong so you have to make sure not to damage the speakers by turning up the potentiometer on the Crickit to make the audio really loud.

If you're getting buzzy sounds from them, turn that little trimmer potentiometer down.

Mini Metal Speaker w/ Wires - 8 ohm 0.5W

PRODUCT ID: 1890
Listen up! This tiny 1" diameter speaker cone is the perfect addition to any small audio project where you need an 8 Ω impedance and will be using 0.5W or less of power. We...
$1.95
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Thin Plastic Speaker w/Wires - 8 ohm 0.25W

PRODUCT ID: 1891
Listen up! This 1.5" diameter speaker cone is the perfect addition to any audio project where you need an 8Ω impedance and are using 0.25W of power. The speakers are rated...
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Wall or Bone Transducers

You can also use surface transducers if you like; attach/bolt/clamp the transducer to a surface:

Medium Surface Transducer with Wires - 4 Ohm 3 Watt

PRODUCT ID: 1785
Turn any surface/wall/table etc into a speaker with a surface transducer. This type of speaker does not have a moving cone like most speakers you've seen. Instead, a small metal...
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Bone Conductor Transducer with Wires - 8 Ohm 1 Watt

PRODUCT ID: 1674
Drown out the voices in your head with a bone conduction transducer! This incredible speaker does not have a moving cone like most speakers you've seen, instead, a small metal rod...
$8.95
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This guide was first published on May 16, 2018. It was last updated on May 16, 2018. This page (Recommended Speakers) was last updated on Sep 19, 2019.