A good speaker system is the lifeblood of any good entertainment or gaming system. Without it, everything else is lifeless. A good speaker system is capable of delivering an immersive audio experience. A good audio performance is made up of three components; clarity of sound, loudness, and fidelity. The Intex IT-2000 SB J is a 2.1 channel speaker setup which delivers impressive sound quality at an affordable price. With a wide frequency range of 40Hz to 20kHz and a combined peak output of 40W, it makes for one impressive sound package. It accepts inputs from multiple sources and features a built-in FM radio. The Intex IT-2000 SB J is available at a price of Rs. 1,760/- in India. Let us take an in-depth look at this speaker system through this review.
The Intex IT-2000 SB J is a set of lightweight and portable 2.1 channel surround sound speakers which deliver a good audio performance at affordable price. It is built out of acoustic-friendly materials which enhance the sound capabilities of the speakers and also help keep the weight down. The speakers are well-built and appear quite sturdy. The brain of the system is the main subwoofer unit which houses all the controls and ports. It sports a matte black finish all over with the exception of the front of the speaker which is finished in Silver.
There is a big air-intake hole at the top of the front face with the three rotary buttons arranged in a vertical line just below it; Volume Button, Bass Adjustment, and Treble Adjustment. Above these knobs is a LED indicator. The rest of the buttons are located at the back of the subwoofer. The satellites are silver square boxes mounted on glossy black stands. They are made out of acoustic-friendly materials. Overall, the speakers are well-designed and well-made, and the Intex IT-2000 SB J scores decently in the design review.
The Intex IT-2000 SB J is a 2.1 channel stereo surround sound system. The subwoofer delivers a punchy bass output which is balanced by the mids, highs, and lows from the satellites. The subwoofer has a frequency response range of 40Hz ~ 200Hz and that of the satellites is 200Hz ~ 20kHz. The subwoofer delivers 20W of peak power output and the satellites deliver 10W of peak power output each. Together the system puts out a respectable 40W of peak output. The sound quality is loud and clear. All type of music shines on this setup.
The speakers accept input directly from Aux In. Many other output sources are missing from the list of connectivity options, like the memory card and USB port. The Intex IT-2000 SB J delivers good audio at a very affordable price point.
INSIDE THE BOX:
· Intex IT-2000 SB J Sub-Woofer
· 2 Intex IT-2000 SB J Satellite Speakers
· User Manual
ü Portable form factor.
ü Clear audio output.
û Sound output could have been louder.
û No FM-radio.
û No remote control.
û No SD Card slot.
û No USB ports.
Even in this short review, the Intex IT-2000 SB J emerges as a great sounding set of speakers which are available at a very affordable price. It delivers a good sound output with a few surround sound effects thrown in thanks to its 2.1 channel setup. The sound quality is good and the output is clear. Volumes are a bit low as compared to some other speakers available in this price range. The built-in FM provides hours of entertainment. Though it is missing some utilities and features, the Intex IT-2000 SB J ends up giving a good value for the buyer’s money on the basis of its sound output alone.
· Performance: 3 Stars.
· Value for Money: 3 Stars.