4 New Speakers for Your Computer

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Altec Lansing Expressionist Ultra (★★★)

Our second choice, these speakers had less-distinct bass than the Harman Kardons, even with a separate subwoofer, but they reached a higher volume, thanks to 88 extra watts of power. On the downside, the dial on the volume controller was hard to turn.

COST: $199