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New speakers from Altec Lansing

The VS2420 has two 2.5 ”cones on each speaker, includes auxiliary input for a second source, tone control, headphone output and a total power of 16 W according to Altec.

As for the VS2421, it is a system composed of two satellite speakers and a slim subwoofer to take up less space and includes a built-in microphone geared towards gaming or Internet telephony applications. It has a wired remote control to directly control the volume, bass, treble and headphone output, headphone output, internal power supply (no external adapter required) and a total power, according to Altec, of 28 W.

The VS2420 and VS2421 will be available on the Spanish market in mid-August, with a suggested retail price of € 30 and € 50, respectively. Web: www.alteclansing.com