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Focal XS Satellite Speakers

The Focal XS speakers reproduce the music on your computer with Read more

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Overall 10
10

The best out there

Hallu "-", Amazon
25 March 2014
  • Summary: Well focal doesn't muck about when they say they want to build the best 2.1 set for computers. I actually use it for TV and music as well. The best thing about it is that it's not too bassy, unlike so many PC speakers : it's very well balanced, precise, and it looks stunning. Obviously it's quite expensive, but the cables are tough, the internal soundcard for USB settings works a treat (and installs fine on the computers I've tried them on), and in auxiliary mode (with a...
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Overall 10
10

Focal XS 2.1 – Superb Computer Speakers

SciRe, Amazon
10 January 2014
  • Summary: I have had these speakers for over a year now, and they only get better with usage. After comparing them with other high-end computer speakers, I can say that they are the best computer speakers I have encountered. They are somewhat expensive, but you get what you pay for when it comes to the sound quality, build quality and styling. I don’t think they are intended for bigger spaces or as main home speakers.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great Computer Speakers

Jon "...", Amazon
10 January 2014
  • Summary: These are excellent computer speakers. I've owned these for a couple of years now. They are some of the clearest speakers I've heard for a desktop setup. This setup is a 2.1 system meaning there is a seperate subwoofer. This is partially a con too because it requires space under your desk for a pretty big subwoofer. Also it is imposible to run these speakers without the subwoofer being hooked in. This can be a problem if you live in an apartment.
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Overall 10
10

Focal is Fenomenal

H. Caufield, Amazon
6 January 2014
  • Summary: I've lived with these for a couple of months now, and I can safely say that these speakers are well-worth the price of admission. I'm not into super high-fi (I prefer to spend my money on say, a car rather than a pre-amp). That said, I am into good sound. These little speakers rival my KEF (driven by an NAD amp) in range, and surpass them in soundstage. For a speaker this small and (relatively) cheap to have this accurate staging is pretty remarkable.
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Overall 8
8.0

Perfect Ipod Speaker System ... Almost

Shopaholic, Amazon
15 October 2013
  • Summary: After searching high & low for a high quality ipod dock & speaker system, I stumbled upon this one. Billed primarily as a speaker system for a desktop computer, the ipod dock is often noted as merely a secondary feature. Thankfully, I ran across some reviews that highlighted it as an ipod only device, some also mentioning that it can be set up for tv use as well. The good news: it takes all of 5 minutes to set up as an ipod system.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very good speaker.

Phillip Kan, Amazon
10 August 2013
  • Summary: This speaker sound really amazing. It is way better than my previous $100 one. Down side is very expensive. It's up to you to decide if it is worth $600.
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Overall 8
8.0

computer sub/sat speakers

Rick T, Amazon
6 August 2013
  • Summary: A quality sub/sat combo for computer use that sounds very good. I would have given it 5 stars if there was some way to plug it into a dac to get a little better sound, but since it plugs into the usb port in your computer I don't think there is a way to do that.
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Overall 10
10

Pleasing sound

everyday man, Amazon
15 June 2013
  • Summary: When I had my Bose Companion 5 speakers, I hardly ever listened to music from them as the sound quality just wasn't there. Call it glaring or tinny, they just weren't conducive for background music while I worked on a project. More disruptive than agreeable. Hooked up the Focals and found myself in a pleasant atmosphere of music that was very enjoyable to my ears.
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Overall 10
10

Just stunning: best small speakers I have ever had/heard

Melissa E. Davis, Amazon
2 June 2013
  • Summary: I am an audiophile with what most people would call an insane audio system upstairs in a dedicated audio/video room. If quality equipment such as Classe, Aragon, Rega, B&W, and Velodyne are not things you have heard of, then this review may not inform you. I am not crazy insane enough to even hear all of what a Focal $144K speaker system will sound like driven by a Theta, but this is very high end, pleasing to my near perfect pitch.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent set of speakers but a bit pricey

Albert Soto "nodeceit", Amazon
18 January 2013
  • Summary: This is the first set of computer speakers that I have been thoroughly satisfied with. The highs are crisp and I hear things in my music I could not hear before. Very nice set. The mid range is tight. For some the base may not be strong enough, but for my ears the base is just right and fits music quite nice. These may be better suited for music rather than movies because of the base sound.
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