Acoustic Energy Aego 2.1 review

Top quality 2.1 sound that won't destroy your bank balance

A decent speaker set for under £100

TechRadar Verdict

Quality shines through and the Aego 2.1 system has it in spades


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    Good build quality

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    Impressive sound


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    Default leaning towards treble

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The Aegos are a good choice if you want a superior 2:1 set-up for under a ton. They're loud, and a much better choice than budget 2.1 systems, as the bass is tight and easily controlled - you can choose from three levels.

Out of the box, the speakers sound rather peaky, with fairly pronounced treble, but they're still impressive performers, they're well built, and easy to set up. was the former name of Its staff were at the forefront of the digital publishing revolution, and spearheaded the move to bring consumer technology journalism to its natural home – online. Many of the current TechRadar staff started life a staff writer, covering everything from the emerging smartphone market to the evolving market of personal computers. Think of it as the building blocks of the TechRadar you love today.