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post #1 of 37
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Hi guys!

I was wondering If some audio buff's would be able to assist me

I'm basically looking for a nice 2.1 Audio package which gives you some awesome sound for a budget of around £170!

Saying that the kit i've seen so far!

- Corsair SP2500 Gaming Speakers - These look pretty nice but never actually heard them could anyone give a recommendation?
http://www.scan.co.uk/products/corsa...red-controller

- Logitech Z623 2.1 THX-Certified Speaker System - THX sounds the biz but is the price just paying for the license?!
http://www.scan.co.uk/products/logit...ystem-200w-rms

A little over budget but i have heard these and sound awesome!
BOSE COMPANION 32.1 SPEAKER SYSTEM
http://www.comet.co.uk/p/PC-Speakers...Speaker/363022


I do love the sound of bose but are there any other packages around which sound as good?!

All the info is appreciated guys !
    
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post #2 of 37
Apparently the Corsair system is pretty darn good. Here's MaxPC's review.
post #3 of 37
I'd suggest the Klipsch Promedia 2.1, but I dunno if they are available in the UK...
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post #4 of 37
Out of those 3, the Corsairs will sound the best by a pretty decent margin. Logitech speakers are not high quality and I wouldn't spend more than $50 on them. THX certified just means it passed some mediocre requirements.
post #5 of 37
I cannot possibly recommend any of the 3 suggestions you have so far.

In that price range, you should be able to find Klipsh ProMedia's or Swan M10's. Those would be the two best choices possible. Klipsh for loud bass, decent overall sound. And the Swans have less bass, but a LOT cleaner sound.
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post #6 of 37
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I cannot possibly recommend any of the 3 suggestions you have so far.

In that price range, you should be able to find Klipsh ProMedia's or Swan M10's. Those would be the two best choices possible. Klipsh for loud bass, decent overall sound. And the Swans have less bass, but a LOT cleaner sound.
Thanks for the feedback guys!

The above doesn't sound good as i cant get any because of being in the UK

Any other options or routes i could take?

The corsairs doesnt seem like a bad package, just want something ideal for gaming (as of today BF3 alpha & free Dirt 3 todays been a good day) not really films etc

I'm back at square one any sugguestions is fantastic
    
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nevermind, i'm blind
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post #8 of 37
Wow, Klipsch doesn't sell Promedia's in the UK at ALL?
Yep, just chatted with a rep on their site.
That sucks.
Edited by Nixuz - 7/27/11 at 11:12am
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post #9 of 37
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Guessing its all to do with voltages etc Really dont have the choice you guys have

Cant see any other good kits around, Corsair sub looks huge lol bose sounds nice but does it warrent the extra £100 just for a pc setup decisions can be hard
    
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post #10 of 37
I guess I have to ask if you might not be better serviced by a good pair of phones, considering your limited choice.
Hopefully more UK members will chime in with some more localized possibilities.
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