Does subwoofer need Y cable?
In order to hook up a powered subwoofer properly, an RCA “splitter” cable (“Y” cable) is not needed. Any single, standard RCA or subwoofer cable should do just fine. However, if the sub is exhibiting a hum with the RCA/sub cable plugged into it, then maybe try using a “shielded” subwoofer cable.
What does a RCA Y adapter do?
Audio Y Adapter Cables allow you to split a signal or adapt from one connection to another. Splitting Audio Signals: This adapter allows you to feed a stereo signal to two audio components, or for connecting a 4-channel car amplifier with one stereo patch cord (requires two adapters–one for each channel).
What is a audio Y adapter?
An audio Y adapter is a cable with three ends. One end is common to split signal to two ends. The audio Y adapter cable is a great way to split an audio signal. Choose from balanced or unbalanced versions.
What is Y cable adapter?
What is a Y Cable? The function of a Y cable is to duplicate a single audio signal into 2 identical audio signals. The two signals can be connected to two new destination devices. A Y cable can also be used to change the connector type to avoid using a Y cable plus connector adapters in the same chain.