April was a pretty exciting month for giveaways on AnandTech. We gave away four Xooms courtesy of NVIDIA, our last one went to AnandTech reader Don of Charlotte, NC. Qualcomm also handed us a Snapdragon Mobile Development Platform, which AnandTech reader yelped won! Respond to my email to claim your MDP!

The giveaways aren't over however. This summer we'll be giving away another tablet, a smartphone, more memory and an SSD. Today, Antec has graciously provided two of its new soundscience rockus 3D 2.1 speaker systems for our next giveaway.

More pictures and specs are included in the gallery below:

Antec also sent along its description of the speaker system:

The soundscience rockus™ 3D|2.1 speaker system creates a personal theater experience that brings the power and realism of 3D sound together with the clarity and accuracy of high-fidelity audio. 3Dsst™, soundscience's 3D technology, actively analyzes incoming stereo audio signals and intelligently places them into a 3D sound field. The result is realistic, immersive 3D sound for your movies and games from 2.1 speakers - whether it's the impact of an explosion, a race car whizzing by or the thunder and fury of a videogame gunfight.

The key features and points of differentiation
1. 2 modes: 3D mode for movies and games as well as music mode
2. Anodized aluminum speakers – not cheap plastic
3. 3 inputs: (TOSLINK) optical digital, RCA and 3.5mm analog

Now available at Fry's on special for only $129, this month only.

Now the basic rules. The contest is only available to US residents and you're only allowed to enter once - for full details read below. To enter simply respond to this post with a comment (please enter only a single comment!). Your comment can be anything but if you're in a helpful mood, why not give Antec some feedback about their existing products or things you'd like to see from Antec in the future. Antec will be paying close attention here so make it good!

Entries will be accepted from 2:35 AM ET on May 6, 2011 through 2:35 AM ET on May 13, 2011. We will draw two winners who will be selected by May 15, 2011.

Good luck everyone :)

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  • drh3b - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    Antec cases, really liked the the Solo designer and the p180 mini. A modern redesign of the Solo designer would be cool.
  • R4MpAgE - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    Cant wait to go check these out! :D
  • hkphooey - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    It would be nice to see frequency response specs for the audiophile.
  • billwas1 - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    Nice. Me need new speakers.
  • gandda - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    I want this.
  • Nanophys - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    I've never had a standalone sound system. This would be a great one to have
  • bbqwolf13 - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    Just the thing I need to get away from headphones.
  • LogozRR - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    Antec rocks and these speakers look awesome!
  • Milkman95 - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    Those are very cool looking and would be a good replacement for my 10 year old antec speakers that are starting to get a little fuzzy.
  • cyiton - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - link

    I'd like to see more aluminum cases in the lineup.

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