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Altec Lansing VS 4621

Altec Lansing VS 4621
alaScore 88

527 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 527 reviews of Altec Lansing VS 4621. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Computer Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Computer Speakers the Altec Lansing VS 4621 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Altec Lansing VS 4621

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of Altec Lansing VS 4621 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Computer Speakers on Amazon.co.uk.

86% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Altec Lansing VS4621 Octane Plus 2.1 Speaker System for Computers/MP3 PlayersAltec Lansing VS4621 Octane Plus 2.1 Speaker System for Computers/MP3 Players

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Altec Lansing VS 4621

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 295 user reviews of Altec Lansing VS 4621 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Computer Speakers on Amazon.com.

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Altec Lansing VS4621 Octane 7, 2.1 Computer SpeakerAltec Lansing VS4621 Octane 7, 2.1 Computer Speaker

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: Justin Yu (cnet.com)

Altec Lansing Octane 7 - speaker system - For PC - wired review

 

The $80 Altec Lansing Octane 7 2.1 speaker system is powered by seven custom audio drivers that might make for decent-quality sound if not for the strange decision to make the midrange driver fire downward into the ground. The company claims that this...

Integrated auxiliary input, easy setup.

Downward-firing midrange distorts sound stage; muddy bass; lacks headphone jack; drab design.

We have few compliments to give the Altec Lansing Octane 7 speaker set. The awkwardly placed midrange driver and side-firing sub come off muddy and overbearing, and the constant adjustments aren't worth the cost, especially when Altec Lansing offers a...

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: Laique Khan (techmagnifier.com)

Altec Lansing Octane 7 Review

 

Ever heard of the Octane 7? Well, it is the most recent PC multimedia speaker system that has been launched from Altec Lansing. This new device, Altec Lansing Octane 7 is sure to impress the music lovers though it suffers from few drawbacks as well.

Impressive design ; Powerful bass ; Affordable ; Easy to use

Muffled mids ; No headphone jack ; Speakers cannot be wall mounted ; Does not include wired or wireless remote controller ; Subwoofer is not protected ; Bass Distortion at maximum volume

Thus after going through Altec Lansing Octane 7 Reviewyou would have definitely understood that this device has more number of shortcomings than positives. This is the sole reason that the masses don’t seem too excited about the product. We believe...

Jun, 2012

Expert review by: Laique Khan (techmagnifier.com)

Altec Lansing Octane 7 Review, Price in India, Tech Specs

 

Altec Lansing Octane 7 is the latest home audio system that comes with a powerful bass. It is available in an elegant design.

• Impressive design ; • Powerful bass ; • Affordable ; • Easy to use

• Muffled mids ; • No headphone jack ; • Speakers cannot be wall mounted ; • Does not include wired or wireless remote controller ; • Subwoofer is not protected ; • Bass Distortion at maximum volume

Thus after going through Altec Lansing Octane 7 Reviewyou would have definitely understood that this device has more number of shortcomings than positives. This is the sole reason that the masses don’t seem too excited about the product. We believe...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: kabbabie (productreview.com.au)

Disapointed

 

Fantastic sound, great quality and good value... then 6 months into it, the left speaker has decided not to work. FANTASTIC sound quality up until then, but theres no online support or anywhere for me to look up what could be wrong. Fairly disapointed,...

Good sound quality, good value

unreliabile, short life-span

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: Aditya Gaikwad (flipkart.com)

Crap Filled in the speakers

 

I'm totally disappointed with these speakers. The bass start to peak, distort as i push the volume bar full. It's totally crap. It was fine couple of months before. Suddenly it started peaking and giving the crappy distortion on when the bass is...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: madhu sudhan (flipkart.com)

LIVE LARGE,LIVE LOUD,WITH POWERFUL SOUND

 

I just wanted something that sounded great. After asking friends, the majority said Altec Lansing VS4621 (Octane 7) is a good brand.1 is the sub-woofer or the big black box). I decided to go with 2.1 Music quality is clear, doesn't distort at full...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Ankit (flipkart.com)

Disappointing

 

Hey , I am from Mumbai, India. I got my Altec Lansing Ocatne 7 speakers on March 26 , 2012. Since last week left satellite of my system is not working properly. I believe Altec Lansing has outsourced its service centers in India to Rashi Peripherals...

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: Rajnish Kumar (flipkart.com)

After Sales Service

 

ALTEC LANSING IS ONLY DUMPING ITS DISCONTINUED MODELS IN INDIA. MAYBE THERE IS WARRANTY BUT AFTER WARRANTY PERIOD OF 1 YEAR IS EXPIRED AND YOUR SPEAKER IS DOWN, THEN THERE IS NO SOLUTION, YOU HAVE TO BUY ANOTHER SET OF SPEAKERS.

Jun, 2012

Product Specifications

Amplifier

Amplification device form factor:Built-in
Amplification device included: Yes
Amplification device type:Amplifier
Amplifier frequency range:40 - 15000
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):70

Audio

Audio output channels:2.1
Phase control: No
Recommended usage:PC
RMS rated power:28
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):70
Subwoofer RMS power:13
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):10

Design

Colour of product:Black

Loudspeakers

Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):16.5

Other features

Audio output channels:2.1
Number of satellite speakers:2
Satellite speaker driver diameter:2.54
Satellite speaker driver size:2.54
Satellite speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Satellite speakers RMS power:7.5
Subwoofer dimensions (WxHxD):313 x 166 x 275
Subwoofer driver size:16.5
Subwoofer frequency range:30 - 150
Subwoofer impedance:4
Subwoofer RMS power:13
Surround speaker dimensions (WxHxD):110 x 258 x 110

Packaging Content

Mounting kit: No

Performance

Magnetically shielded: Yes
On/off switch: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm

Power

Power Source:AC

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:2
Satellite speaker crossover frequency:150
Satellite speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Satellite speaker impedance:8
Satellite speaker tweeter diameter:2.54
Satellite speaker tweeter size:2.54
Satellite speaker tweeters quantity:4
Satellite speaker type:2-way
Satellite speaker woofer diameter (imperial):7.62
Satellite speaker woofer size:7.62
Satellite speaker woofers quantity:1
Satellite speakers RMS power:7.5
Satellite speakers wall mountable: No

Subwoofer

Bass adjustment: No
Bass reflex: No
Subwoofer crossover frequencies:150
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):16.5
Subwoofer driver size:16.5
Subwoofer drivers quantity:1
Subwoofer frequency range:30 - 150
Subwoofer impedance:8
Subwoofer RMS power:13
Subwoofer Type:Active
Wireless Subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black
Material:Plastic
Remotely operated: No

Weight & Dimensions

Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):110 x 110 x 258
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):313 x 166 x 275