In the market, there are several different material types used in Speaker Cones. Which one will provide the best performance for your application?
A speaker cone’s material is crucial to its performance, but there is no single material that has the “best” performance - lightness and stiffness. So, based on the material’s characteristics and your application’s needs, you’ll have to select one. Today there are three common materials types used in speakers:
|Speaker Cone Material||Paper||Plastic (Polyethylene)||Cloth|
|Characteristics||Excellent sound quality and good at self-damping||much more reliable in different environmental conditions; can maintain good tolerance||Lower cost, delivers economical performance|
|Remark||Can actually absorb moisture from the air, changing its mass and damping characteristics and suffering performance loss|