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Altec-lansing-fx4021.33784660
4.9 out of 10

Altec Lansing FX4021

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Overall 10
10

Altec Lansing FX4021 2 Speakers

aleksandar.xyz, Ebay
10 October 2009
  • Summary: Its a great set of speakers. High quality sound with powerful bass. Surprisingly loud for speakers of that size.
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Overall 2
2.0

Good sound, cheap build.

S. Bearden, Amazon
11 July 2009
  • Summary: OK. I ordered these February 2008. They sound great. However, since day one the speaker plug-in ports on the sub woofer have had connectivity problems. I've had to wiggle my sub woofer or the wires themselves to actually get the sound to come through. This leads me to believe they are cheaply made. On another note the "power on" button on the control box has recently had response issues.
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Overall 10
10

Great value.

arkersnarker, Ebay
1 March 2009
  • Summary: Very clean sound and enough power for a good sized room. Set up was very easy and the controler is well designed. A 90 degree plug for the front headphones "out" on most laptops helps keep the wire out of the way. I had to run around some to find one and it was in a set so had to pay a bit to much. Including one would be nice but not that big a deal. SOUNDS GREAT!
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Overall 10
10

Excellent value

Michael J. Anderson "Mandkim", Amazon
14 January 2009
  • Summary: I have to say that I love this product. I am not an audiophile, but enjoy music nonetheless. To date, I have purchased 3 sets of these for my home. Each set supports a computer in the house - two teenage daughters and my wife. The sound quality is excellent and the speakers can easily fill a room with sound. The subwoofer puts out well. Overall, I love this model and would highly recommend it.
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Overall 4
4.0

$49 worth of sound

Homer McConda, Amazon
5 January 2009
  • Summary: This is not a particularly great sounding set of speakers, but, hey, you don't get great sound for $49 (guess I caught them on sale). The intended use was to supplement the built-in speakers on my TV. One of the satellites developed an annoying rattle after being in use for a short while, so I discontinued using them, but am still using the subwoofer. The subwoofer adds a lot - a LOT - to the movie viewing experience.
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Overall 10
10

Altec Lansing FX4021 2 Speakers

katherinesouthampton, Ebay
31 December 2008
  • Summary: Great sound! I have a 24" iMac and these not only provide excellent sound but the black and aluminium finish goes great with the Mac!
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Overall 10
10

Very good!

Wilson, Amazon
16 December 2008
  • Summary: Just bought these speakers for our bedroom flat screen TV. The sound is perfect for a small room. All the talk about the bass being too booming is way off. I found that the bass/treble was very easy to set any way you like. Did have a small hook-up glitch at first, but worked it out. I had bought a 3.5 to RCA cord at Radio Shack, as suggested by many. No sound. Called Altec Cust. Support and although they were nice and spent time troubleshooting, no sound.
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Overall 4
4.0

Boomy and tinny

Andrew Sigal, Amazon
9 December 2008
  • Summary: For over a decade I have had a Monsoon speaker/subwoofer system attached to my computer(s). Recently one of the channels has gotten flaky. I saw this Altec-Lansing system on Amazon for a remarkable price. The reviewers seemed to love them, and the speakers were smaller, which would save some space on my desk, so I went for it. Unfortunately, not all ears are created equal, and I really hate the sound of these speakers.
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Overall 10
10

awsome speakers

red_wings_central, Ebay
18 November 2008
  • Summary: these speaker are really nice sounding.... they sound very nice with music, pc games, movies, etc etc. I am very impressed with these speakers performance. They are well worth the money.
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Overall 8
8.0

Best bang for the buck

Robert A. Bourgoin "stilup", Amazon
25 October 2008
  • Summary: I've has these speakers for over a month and would buy them again. The sound is crystal clear and very good fidelity.
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