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ACS65i Audio System

Altec Lansing Technologies, Inc's ACS65i Audio System is a three-piece speaker system designed and engineered with the iMac in mind. It combines high-quality audio playback with the aesthetics of the iMac. The speaker system includes two satellite speakers and a subwoofer for a total of 40 watts of power. Designed for music and gaming, the system provides separate controls for master and subwoofer volume, allowing the listener to customize the audio environment. The satellite speakers come in bondi blue. The speaker system will also work with other Macs.

Major Features:

  • Compact satellites are powered and magnetically shielded
  • Powered wood subwoofer extends the low frequency range adding a realistic bass response
  • Front panel volume controls and power On indicator
  • Only available in blue


  • Driver: One 3 inch full range driver for each satellite
  • Driver Subwoofer: One 6.5 inch long throw woofer
  • Frequency Response: 30Hz to 20Hz
  • Satellite Power: 13 Watts
  • Subwoofer Power: 20 Watts
  • Input Impedence: >10k ohms
  • S/N Ratio: >70dB

A recent Macworld review gave the ACS65i Audio System 3 1/3 mice out of a possible 5 and said this about the speakers:

"these speakers are serviceable for noncritical listening and robust enough to make gamers happy"

ACS65i Audio System MSRP: $99.95 ........... Check for lowest price

Altec Lansing Technologies, Inc

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