Skip to: | |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Home
Home > 
Victor M.'s Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

4 out of 5 eggs 10 years later... 11/28/2016

This review is from: ALTEC LANSING 251 60 Watts 5.1 Speaker

Pros: Sound quality has not aged. Works well with Realtek hd audio drivers and fair enough without drivers in some cases.

Cons: Drivers. some are better , some are worse, and some are worse. I must have tried 40 or 50 different variants and revisions. R276 64 bit seems to work for me better than most. R272 is good but lacks one or two things. ie scroll wheel control of HD audio manager.
Since most codecs are optimized for 2 speakers or headphones these days (subjective opinion)

Other Thoughts: i just wanted to speak my two cents and review since i see these selling here and there. also For those who desire 5.1 speakers, if i may ask you to ask yourself if you mind having more wires about under your desk.

aslo, While i did not purchase these on newegg, or anywhere for that matter. I received them as a gift, or hand me down. They have been in use for about 10 years now and i am pretty sure they sound as they did when brand new. Durable product.

READ FULL REVIEW

Pros: Aesthetically pleasing design
LED lights are not overly bright which is always a good thing.
Fairly good flow and not much noise at lower RPM settings. (1000 rpm)

Cons: Noticeably louder at 1200-1300 rpm.
Not compatible with low voltage adapter or plugs that i use with my case which is a Corsair 400R.
Fan speed only goes down to 1000 rpm approx with the lowest possible setting in UEFI on an Z77 board.

Other Thoughts: For the simple fact that a low voltage adapter would address the issues i mentioned i do recommend these for front fans.

last thought: i wonder why parts between corsair would not fit out of the box.

READ FULL REVIEW
SanDisk Extreme Pro 2.5
  • neweggOwned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: I know it is fast. You know it is fast. No need to mention that.
The one thing that Sandisk has done well in my eyes is the consistency of performance over time.
Non degradation of components.(syntax may not be correct)

Cons: No

Other Thoughts: A 240GB SSD (Sata III) is priced considerably lower than recent years. For the remaining drives with MLC Nand , there is not a better choice at current price. This is basically the Extreme II in terms of performance and quality.

READ FULL REVIEW

Victor M.'s Profile

Display Name: Victor M.

Date Joined: 11/17/13

  • Reviews: 27
  • Helpfulness: 14
  • First Review: 02/09/14
  • Last Review: 11/28/16
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.