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Connecting a SA-WM500 subwoofer to my computer?

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I was wondering if, i could connect this subwoofer to my computer with out a receiver. A 2.1 setup.
http://store.sony.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?catalogId=10551&storeId=10151&langId=-1&partNumber=SAWM500#features


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I am a bit new to audio, is it possible? What do i need?
Edited by sabbathcrazy - 8/2/11 at 6:14pm
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Don't see why not... Just plug an RCA to RCA cable into the LFE/Subwoofer out on the receiver to the input on the subwoofer?
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Originally Posted by sabbathcrazy;14442327 
I was wondering if, i could connect this subwoofer to my computer with out a receiver. A 2.1 setup.


O_o i wanted to chip in but am confused: so you dun have a receiver right? What about a stereo amp or are u thinking direct connection to your PC? Also ok we have details of the sub but what about the speakers i.e passive/active, etc hehe
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Wow brain fart... He spelled without in 2 words so I misses the "out" part... Yeah you can use it with your pc, just get an amp, some speaker wire, and a 3.5mm to RCA cable (if not included in the amp). That's also only if your speakers have speaker wire connectors and not RCA or 3.5mm
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