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I have my amp and i need some speakers. Its going to be used for rear speakers so i don't need something crazy high end. I was looking @ this sony, which seems to get good reviews [ame="http://www.amazon.com/Sony-SS-B1000-8-Inch-Bookshelf-Speakers/dp/B000OG88KY/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1318032276&sr=1-1"]Amazon.com: Sony SS-B1000 5 1/8-Inch Bookshelf Speakers (Pair): Electronics[/ame]

I don't know whats good though, hope you audio guys can help me smile.gif
    
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I hate sony speakers...I would get these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290200

But I highly recommend these
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0_0 anything cheaper than $100? Thats like super overkill for rear speakers.

And btw ordered 7 of those Definitive Tech ones for super surround
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Idk, i think you will be fine with your 7 Definitive Tech ones...lol

The sony will be fine then, I can't find anything worth the price below 100. Maybe a little more for these: http://www.google.com/products/catalog?q=Bookshelf+speakers&hl=en&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&biw=1920&bih=930&um=1&ie=UTF-8&tbm=shop&cid=7104137306003431357&sa=X&ei=zZqPTtXJFZOatwebsPyJDA&ved=0CIIBEPMCMAE
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Alrighty, also is this any good? i can't find any pictures of it though...
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Sony-SS-B3000-Bookshelf-Speakers-8-Inch/dp/B000OG6I6A/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1318032539&sr=1-1"]Amazon.com: Sony SS-B3000 Bookshelf Speakers with 8-Inch Woofer (Pair, Black): Electronics[/ame]

And for the front speakers, what do you recommend? i would be willing to go higher price on that.
    
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Alrighty, also is this any good? i can't find any pictures of it though...
Amazon.com: Sony SS-B3000 Bookshelf Speakers with 8-Inch Woofer (Pair, Black): Electronics

And for the front speakers, what do you recommend? i would be willing to go higher price on that.

I just linked those actually lol.

Front: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290204
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I can't use floorstanding i don't have the space.
Also on those other sonys i can't find anything about the subwoofer.. is it any good?
    
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post #8 of 51
Those Sony's are absolutely garbage. The Polk Monitor 30's are great, but not for $120. They're usually on sale for like $80.

Or you can look into Dayton B652's from Parts Express. They're only $30 and sound very close to the Polk Monitor 30's.
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post #9 of 51
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Those Sony's are absolutely garbage. The Polk Monitor 30's are great, but not for $120. They're usually on sale for like $80.

Or you can look into Dayton B652's from Parts Express. They're only $30 and sound very close to the Polk Monitor 30's.

Ah thanks for the info, I always hated sony lol. I was also wondering about the Dayton's I just wasn't sure on them.
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Or you can look into Dayton B652's from Parts Express. They're only $30 and sound very close to the Polk Monitor 30's.

+1, I really like mine
     
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