Although the RRP has been grossly exaggerated, other retailers do sell this for around 70, making this a good deal if your after a decent 2.0 system.
Personal Hi-Fi quality for this 50W power active 2.0 speaker system
Dual sound inputs to connect a PC/laptop and an MP3 player
Built-in control features include volume, bass, sound mode and headphone jack for private listening.
Ultimate sound quality through separate sound modes (Music/Movies) and adjustable bass frequency
Built-in 1 bit digital amplifier delivers clear sound for superb music playback and amazing DVD sound effects
Bass reflex system with Sigma type drivers produces rich bass sound
Magnetically shielded to avoid static interference
Product Description: Sony SRS ZP1000 - PC multimedia speakers
Product Type: PC multimedia speakers
Media Type: 2 speakers
Speaker Type: 2-way - active
Nominal Output Power (Total): 50 Watt
Response Bandwidth: 50 - 20000 Hz
Input Impedance: 4 Ohm
Audio Amplifier: Integrated
Connectivity Technology: Wired
Speaker System Details: 2 x right/left channel speaker - 25 Watt - 4 Ohm
Experience superb music playback and amazing DVD sound effects with this high end 2.0 speaker system that provides 50W system power. Designed with built-in 1 bit digital amplifier and a Sigma type magnetic circuit, this active type of speaker delivers clear sound and powerful bass. The ZP1000 features 2 separates sound modes (Music/Movies) so that you get the best audio quality. When you select a sound mode, the emphasized frequency is changed to get the best audio quality: The Movie mode enhances DVD sound effects by playing rich bass and clear treble. The Music mode plays full, clear, high quality audio sound to enjoy astute music playback from your PC. You can also fine-tune the volume and bass frequency from the left speaker, or plug your headphone for private listening.