Altec Lansing Octane 7 PC speakers
- Bright highs, minimal distortion at maximum volume, good looks, good soundstage
- Overwhelming bass, Muddy mids
Judging from its sound quality alone, it isn't hard to find faults with the Altec Lansing Octane 7 (VS 4621). But for $149 inc VAT the Altec Lansing Octane 7 has enough power to let you feel the bass and bright highs which made it just a good pair of PC speakers with unique design.
Price$ 149.00 (AUD)
|Wired Terminals / Ports||3.5mm headphone jack, Line in|
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GGG Evaluation Team
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