Creative’s Sound Blaster remains a legendary name in PC gaming, although today’s gamers might be more familiar with the company’s speakers and headphones than their iconic sound card. Today we’re looking at the Sound BlasterX Kratos S3, a 2.1 desktop speaker system with a focus on gaming that retails for just under £70.Features & Specifications92W 2.1 system w/ analogue connector (3.5mm) satellites: 158 x 95 x 102mm, 0.5~0.6 kilograms subwoofer: 227 x 170 x 227mm, 2.4 kilograms 2-year limited hardware warranty Design
The Kratos S3 have a typical gamer design, made from glossy black plastic, matte black wood and a few red accents. [...]
Sound is one of the most overlooked areas of PC enthusiast-dom. It’s not as exciting as overclocking your GPU and it’s difficult to measure the quality. That said, getting yourself a good set of speakers/headphones can make a big difference to your media viewing and game playing, but the price can be a difficult barrier. That is why you will want to find some good deals on new subwoofers and speakers, so you enhance your experience without destroying your wallet.
Today I’m looking at a 2.1 speaker set from Microlab known as the M700. It’s supposed to have big bass, big sound without the big price tag. Let’s see if those claims [...]