Sorry, the web browser you're using is not supported by this website.

Please use Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or another browser to access homex.com. Thank you.

Skip to main content

We use cookies to enhance your experience. For details on how we use cookies, collect data, & how to manage your consent please see our Cookie Policy & Privacy Policy.

How long can I run speaker wire?

The speaker's impedance should be less than 5 percent of the total resistance of the wire. If you want to run up to 48 feet per speaker, 16 gauge is good. 14 gauge speaker wire is good for 80 feet and 12 gauge is good for 120 feet.

Let's Get It Fixed!

Our virtual experts can diagnose your issue (for free!) and resolve simple problems.

What Did You Think of This Article?

What Did You Think of This Article?

Shop Recommended ProductsShop HomeX Recommended Products