A good sound system is the backbone of any respectable gaming or home theater system. You really don’t know what you are missing until you hear how a really good sound system sounds like. The clarity of a sound system in hearing a pin drop is something which is to be experienced rather than read about. But not everybody can afford expensive sound systems. The Intex IT-2201 SUF is one affordable sound system which doesn’t break the bank for delivering good sound. Of course, it won’t be able to compete with the high-end systems. But at its price point, it provides an exceptional audio experience.
It is a 2.1 channel surround sound speaker setup which is made up of one main subwoofer unit and two satellite speakers. It has a combined peak performance output of 44W. It packs in an FM radio along with support from input from multiple sources. The included remote control works well to control the system from a fair bit of distance. It comes with a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty. The Intex IT-2201 SUF is available at a price of Rs. 2,400/- in online stores. Let us take a closer look at this sound system through this review.
The Intex IT-2201 SUF is a light-weight and portable set of 2.1 channel surround sound system which is built out of acoustic friendly materials for a rich audio output. It is a well-built set of speakers which is composed of curves and edges. The subwoofer is a cube with a large speaker grill dominating the entire front face. The design is an eclectic mix of modern and old with that big speaker grill and the plastic frame surrounding it with a strip going around the front and center. There are no controls whatsoever on the front. The satellites are half spheres featuring the same face design as the subwoofer, only smaller in size. The whole setup looks attractive and is finished in matte black, with just the round frames featuring a glossy finish.
The subwoofer has a big round intake on one side for delivering those punchy beats. The entire control panel of the system is located on the other side of the subwoofer. They include rotary analog knobs for volume control and bass levels. There are four digital buttons for Mode, Play / Pause, Previous and Next. The USB input and SD card slot are also included in this control panel. The design review of the Intex IT-2201 SUF sound system makes it be a modern system with retro vibes.
The Intex IT-2201 SUF delivers a strong bass performance from the subwoofer. It is balanced by the mids, highs, and lows from the satellites to give a complete performance. The 2.1 channel setup provides a surround sound effect. The subwoofer has a wide frequency range of 20Hz ~ 200Hz and the satellites have a frequency range of 200Hz to 20 kHz. The subwoofer delivers 20W of peak power output and the satellites deliver 12W of peak power output each. Together the system puts out a respectable 44W of peak output.
The sound quality is loud and clear. All type of music /output shines on this setup. The punchy bass from the subwoofer is nicely balanced from the mids, highs, and lows from the satellites. The built-in FM radio provides hours of listening in addition to accepting input directly from a USB drive or an SD card. The Intex IT-2201 SUF delivers powerful and clear the audio output and manages to look beautiful while doing so.
INSIDE THE BOX:
· Intex IT-2201 SUF Sub-Woofer
· 2 Intex IT-2201 SUF Satellite Speakers
· Remote Control (Battery Included)
· User Manual
ü Portable form factor.
ü Included remote control.
ü Built-in FM radio.
ü Multiple input sources.
û No LED display on the sub-woofer.
The Intex IT-2201 SUF is a well-built set of speakers which are beautifully designed and deliver a strong audio output. The 2.1 channel system does a fair bit of stereo surround sound effect. These speakers stand out, visually as well as acoustically. The built-in FM radio and the included remote control provide additional utility. This review only points out that The Intex IT-2201 SUF gives the excellent price for the buyer’s money.
· Performance: 4 Stars.
· Value for Money: 4 Stars.