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Altec Lansing MX6021 2.1 Expressionist Ultra Speaker System (Black) Reviews

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Altec Lansing Expressionist Ultra Brief Review

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Pros: Great tweeters, powerful bass, decent design

Cons: Constant hiss, awkward controls, muddy bass.

This 2.1 system performs as I expected a system at this price point would in terms of audio quality. 2.1 computer systems tend to be marketed towards gaming, such that an immersive experience with visceral bass is what they're designed for, and this system delivers on those counts. Additionally, the tweeters provide a surprising amount of detail in the high frequencies, so much so that I can imagine some users might find it a bit harsh (although I just kind of learned to appreciate the detail). One downside is that with such bass power the detail in the bass is really lacking. Bass notes are loud and full, but the sub lacks tightness, so you get a good rumble, but these aren't great for...
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