Altec Lansing just released the new MIX (iMT800) digital boombox for the iPhone and iPod and the Expressionist Ultra (MX6021), a distinctively styled and powerful three-piece home speaker system for computers, MP3 players and more.
The MIX features a retro audio rack-style design and a powerful built-in subwoofer to thump big bass wherever you decide to take it. It also includes two top-mounted auxiliary inputs plus onboard FM radio and a seven-band graphic equalizer.
With five digital amplifiers and delivering 200 watts, the Expressionist ULTRA is one of Altec Lansing's most powerful computer audio systems. This uniquely designed 3-piece powerhouse takes music, movies and games to a whole new listening level with shattering bass.
More info on the MIX iMT800:
The MIX features a retro audio rack-style design and a powerful built-in subwoofer to thump big bass from the heart of your scene. Compatible with both iPhone and iPod, the MIX also includes two top-mounted auxiliary inputs plus onboard FM radio and a seven-band graphic equalizer. Its towering volume, perfect clarity and heavyweight bass make the new MIX the ultimate sound system for any party.
-Crystal-clear high end ? Specially engineered horn-loaded silk dome tweeters designed for smooth, wide dispersion.
-Full mid-range ? Two custom-designed drivers push room-filling mids and mid bass. Fierce bass ? XdB bass-enhanced side-firing subwoofer and tuned passive radiator deliver formidable bass. -- Audio Alignment ? Drivers, enclosure and electronics are balanced for optimum sound.
-Digital FM radio ? Tune in to clean reception with telescopic antenna and four station presets.
-AC or battery-powered ? Plug in or lose the wires with up to 30 hours of play with 8 D batteries. Battery life is displayed on LCD.
-Dual AUX IN jacks ? Connect up to two additional audio players via front-facing 3.5mm jacks.
-- Clip-on remote ? Enhanced wireless carabineer remote provides song and playlist navigation.
-Music Pause ? Automatically pauses music when a call is received on the iPhone.
-Interference Free ? Unique design is immune to mobile phone interference, eliminating the need to switch to airplane mode.
-- At-A-Glance LCD ? Track, artist, album and station display.
-Customizable EQ?s ? Multiple EQ modes let you adjust your sound, including 7-band graphic equalizer, four EQ presets and separate Bass and Treble controls.
-Onboard controls ? Control most functions from the unit.
-Universal dock for iPhone and iPod ? Recharges while it plays your tunes.
Pricing and Availability The Altec Lansing MIX (iMT800) is now available at Apple retail stores, BestBuy.com, Amazon and other leading consumer electronics retailers, as well as at www.alteclansing.com MSRP is US$299.95.
More info on the Expressionist Ultra (MX6021):
The Expressionist Ultra (MX6021) is a distinctively styled and powerful three-piece home speaker system for computers, MP3 players and more.
Features ? 200 Watt powerhouse ? Separate amplifiers for bass, midrange and treble provide exceptionally clean power for listening at any volume. ? Full, accurate sound ? Each satellite delivers clear, full-spectrum sound from a 3? midrange driver and a 1" inch neodymium tweeter. ? Seriously deep bass ? Low-frequency bass you can feel from the 6 1/2? front-firing, long-throw woofer. ? Fingertip control ? Full-function Power, Volume, Treble and Bass controls in a separate controller. ? Audio Alignment technology ? Drivers, enclosure and electronics are balanced for optimum sound. ? Connect additional devices ? The AUX IN jack and RCA adapter let you connect additional devices like your TV, game console, MP3, DVD and CD player at the same time your computer is connected. ? Headphone jack ? For private listening.
Specifications ? Two 3? mid-range [Intl: 75 mm] and two 1? [Intl: 25 mm] high-frequency neodymium drivers ? 6.5? long-throw woofer [Intl: 165 mm] ? Sound Pressure Level (SPL): 106 dB ? Total Continuous Power: 200 Watts RMS ? Midrange driver: 33 Watts per Channel @ 4 ohms @ 10% THD @ 150 Hz ? 2.5 kHz ? Tweeter: 33 Watts per Channel @ 4 ohms @ 10% THD @ 2.5 kHz ? 20 kHz ? Subwoofer: 68 Watts @ 8 ohms @ 10% THD @ 40 Hz ? 180 Hz Single Channel Loaded ? System Response: 40 Hz ? 20 kHz (-10 dB) ? Signal to Noise Ratio @ 1 kHz input: > 75 dB ? Dimensions: Satellite: 5.35? (W) x 6.18? (D) x 8.69? (H) Satellite: 135.8mm (W) x 156.9mm (D) x 220.6mm (H) Subwoofer: 10.24? (W) x 15.06? (D) x 15.75? (H) Subwoofer: 260.0mm (W) x 382.5mm (D) x 400.0mm (H)
Pricing and Availability The Altec Lansing Expressionist Ultra speaker system (model MX6021) is now available at consumer electronics retailers and www.alteclansing.com MSRP is US$199.95.