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We analysed the markets top gaming laptops specifically from an audio prospective. After all, what use is a gaming laptop without some epic speakers to bring out the sound and realism of gaming. As you’d expect the quality of speakers used by gaming laptops vary in quality and technical.
Whether you are playing a VR game with Oculus sound cues or just an ordinary PC game with normal audio cues, quality gaming laptop speakers are an often overlooked but extremely important aspect of a gaming laptop. During our research process we checked out a few reviews for gaming laptops and recommend this best of guide for gaming laptops in 2019. But, let's face it, no matter how much your spending on a laptop, gaming or otherwise it's not going to have the best audio setup. So, let's dive into our review of the best external gaming laptop audio speakers for 2019...
1. Logitech Z906
Logitech Z906 is our number 1 gaming laptop speaker. This 5.1 channel speaker system features five powerful satellite speakers, a subwoofer, and a PC control console. Besides that, it comes with 500 Watts of power output, Dolby Digital sound and DTS decoding. Finally, yet importantly are the three sound modes that this amazing gaming laptop speaker offers. These are Stereo 3D, 2.1 and 4.1 modes respectively.
The Z906 by Logitech is rated as follows for the following aspects:Volume—10/10Sound Quality—10/10Durability—9/10Value for Money—9/10
We did not see anything not to like about this amazing speaker system for gaming laptops. Everything was awesome, to say the least!
2. Cyber Acoustics CA 3602
Cyber Acoustics CA 3602 is a nice budget speaker for gaming laptops. This 2.1 channel speaker system features two satellite speakers and a single subwoofer. The set can deliver 50Hz to 20 kHz frequency range, as well as 62 peak power Watts and 30 RMS Watts. It is rated as follows for various aspects:Volume—7/10Sound Quality—8/10Durability—7.5/10Value for Money—9.5/10
As you can see, if you are looking for volume, sound quality, durability and value for money, the Acoustics CA 3602 is one of the top choices for gaming laptop speakers. What you may not like about this speaker, however, is the design, which looks like that of a cheap, counterfeit product.
3. Klipsch Promedia 2.1
Klipsch Promedia 2.1 is another quality 2.1 channel laptop gaming speaker system. It comes with two satellite speakers and a subwoofer that is powered by a 130-watt inbuilt amplifier. Other features include 32Hz to 20 KHz frequency range, 200-peak power Watts and 70 RMS Watts. It is rated as follows for the following aspects:Volume—9/10Sound Quality—10/10Durability—8/10Value for Money—9/10
This laptop gaming speaker system has a few aspects not to like though. The plastic speaker casings used do not inspire confidence at all. The design for the two satellite speakers looks like that of a cheap and counterfeit laptop speaker system. The DIN connectors behind the subwoofer look delicate and very prone to damage.
4. Razer Leviathan
Razer Leviathan is another amazing laptop gaming speaker system worth considering. It comes with a sound bar and a subwoofer, featuring a cutting-edge 5.1 surround sound technology. In addition, it features Dolby technology, NFC Bluetooth technology and EQ controls. Last but not least, the Leviathan speaker system comes with 60 Watts and 30 Watts of peak and RMS output power respectively together with a frequency response rate of 180Hz - 20 KHz.This wireless laptop gaming speaker system is rated as follows:Volume—9/10Sound Quality—10/10Durability—8.5/10Value for Money—8/10
These are some of the best speaker systems out there for laptop gaming. They are all rated above 7 for five important aspects, including volume and sound quality. Although the features and technical specs for each speaker vary, you can be sure that you will get quality gaming sound from any of these four speakers.