Harman Kardon SoundSticks 3

  • Harman Kardon SoundSticks 3
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  • Four drivers in each satellite and a large subwoofer to pump extra bass.
  • Excellent audio performance.
  • Unique - and now classic - design.


  • No external jack for plugging in headphones.
  • The bass controls are mounted on the subwoofer itself.

Expert reviews and ratings

By cnet on 77

The $170 SoundSticks III speakers offer light cosmetic upgrades (and unfortunately retain a few irritations) from the previous model, but if you're a fan of the iridescent design, this speaker system won't...

By CIOL on

The Sound stick series of speakers are known for their stunning looks. After the Sound sticks II last year, the sound sticks III this year have kept the tradition going strong. As a three-piece, 2.1-channel multimedia sound system, SoundSticks III...

By Bit-tech.net on 70

When PCs evolved from office workstations into entertainment centres, they turned from beige boxes into minor works of art. PC speaker designs are rarely as engaging, but one exception is the Harman Kardon Soundsticks III set. This...

By ExtremeTech on 90

The included hardwired cables, which connect the two 10-by-2-inch circular speakers to each other and to the 10.2-by-9.2-inch subwoofer, are much hardier and better looking this time around—a shiny, braided cable is snaked through a transparent...

By PC Mag on 90

The Harman Kardon SoundSticks III is mainly a cosmetic upgrade of previous models, and a subtle one at that, but this 2.1-channel PC speaker set remains our Editors' Choice. Buy it...

International Review By CNET.de on 77

Der Harman Kardon SoundSticks III bietet im Vergleich zum Vorgänger leichte kosmetische Verbesserungen, behält aber auch einige Minuspunkte bei. Wer aber das schillernde Design über alles andere stellt, wird von dem auch klanglich guten...

International Review By PriceRunner on 100

Högtalarfötterna är svarta istället för gråa och subwoofern lyser vitt istället för blått, men det mesta är sig likt när Harman Kardon lanserar den tredje generationens ljudpinnar. Dags att koppla...

International Review By Hardware-Test on 76

Dette sæt Harman Kardon soundsticks III 2.1 højttalere er en virkelig fryd for øjet. De vil pynte i ethvert hjem, efter min mening - uanset hvilken stilart, som du har indrettet dig med. Designet må være den primære grund...

International Review By Mac Life on 100

Selten sahen Computer-Lautsprecher so ungewöhnlich aus. Die eigentliche Stärke des Harman-Kardon-Systems ist aber nicht das ausgefallene Design, sondern der raumfüllende, glasklare Klang. Empfehlung!...

International Review By Smartson on 80

Soundsticks III är den senaste versionen av det prisade 2.1-systemet från Harman Kardon. Utseendet må vara en smaksak, men ljudet håller mycket hög...

International Review By ZDNet.be on

Dat de Soundsticks van Harman Kardon een fraai staaltje design zijn, bewijst het feit dat de tweede versie is opgenomen in de collectie van het New Yorkse Museum of Modern Art. Ook de opvolger ziet er mooi uit en met de klank is het even goed...