Sub $100 sound from Corsair
Subject: General Tech | June 7, 2011 - 11:19 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Tagged: audio, corsair sp2200, corsair
To match the higher end SP2500 2.1 speaker kit Corsair has released the SP2200 2.1 kit, with a much lower price and hopefully a similar quality of audio reproduction. The size of the speakers have been significantly reduced, but the general usage remains the same as they are obviously intended for use by someone directly in front of the PC. [H]ard|OCP found problems pairing these speakers with the Realtek ALC889 audio chip and could not get them to sound anything other than underpowered when using it. They did sound better from a full soundcard but still fell short the expectiations [H] had after reviewing the SP2500s.
"Corsair's new line of audio products have quickly made the company a worthy brand choice for consumers and a strong competitor for its rivals in the PC audio market. Can the company's first budget entry continue the trend?"
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