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F/U $10 Altec Lansing USB Orbit Speaker
Posted by: Trouble
Date: March 11, 2011 01:16PM
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Here is the speaker [www.amazon.com]

I got mine yesterday which was a pleasant surprise. Yes, I'm looking at you Woot with 7 day to 2 week time from ordering to delivery. It is solidly made. Nothing cheap about it. Cord stores in the speaker base so it isn't loose and it even includes a travel case. Built-in stand as well.

The cool thing is that is doesn't require any drivers or external power. I plugged it in into my Hackintosh, selected USB device in System Preferences, and sound came pouring out. The sound is great. It doesn't have a ton of bass but it is a very clear sound and it will play quite loud with no distortion. Much better than just about every laptop's built-in speakers.

I think it is easily worth the $15 I paid for it.
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Re: F/U $10 Altec Lansing USB Orbit Speaker
Posted by: robfilms
Date: March 11, 2011 08:33PM
trouble-

good buy.

i blinked and missed it.

be well

rob
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Re: F/U $10 Altec Lansing USB Orbit Speaker
Posted by: RAMd®d
Date: March 12, 2011 10:00AM
I saw those at MSWF last year or the year before that.

Nice speakers, but I don't have a use for a USB speaker. Unless that will play audio out of the 'Pad, which I doubt.

Now if it had a 1/8" plug, I'd have grabbed some.




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