These little guys are the brainchild of Paul Barton, founder of PSB Speakers. He’s put his 40 plus years of speaker building experience into these tiny computer speakers. But the size is the only tiny part. Connect the Alpha PS1s to your work station and you’ll have great sound to inspire you while plowing through email, spreadsheets, or whatever you...
"PSB's Alpha PS1s have tuneful bass, tangible mids and a sweet, airy treble. They are conservatively rated: their performance goes beyond the power and bass extension ratings. They also have an uncanny imaging quality that lends itself to desktop listening in the nearfield. On the test bench, these little speakers measured very low levels of THD particularly when you consider...
"PSB’s Alpha PS1 is the perfect desktop companion, and $299 is a paltry outlay for speakers with so much engineering tucked into them.... They just worked, and quite well. And if they meet Paul Barton’s expectations daily, odds are they’re more than sufficient for everyone else. Kudos, PSB." Read the full review here:
HomeTheater.com takes a look at the PSB Alpha PS1 Multimedia Speakers: "It should come as no surprise that these powered speakers are high performers. PSB is a heavyweight speaker brand, and its founder Paul Barton developed the Alpha PS1, testing and tweaking the design at Canada’s National Research Council facility in Ottawa. Why shouldn’t speakers for desktop or casual listening be designed...