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Looking to step up to a 5.1 set of computer speakers I've been looking into the Z-906's ($350 from Amazon).. solid choice?

My budget is around $300-400. I listen to mostly dubstep, EDM, trance, techno, etc so I need a decent subwoofer

Any other recommendations?
Edited by r34p3rex - 10/9/11 at 5:25pm
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To be honest when you are approaching $350 you would do better just to make the jump to a real hifi system. The Logitech set sound better than a lot of other cheaper PC speaker sets but considerably worse than a lot of hifi setups.

If you go used you can get an incredible value. You know how much my current setup cost me? Marantz SR7400, CSW Tower II mains and a BassCube 10 sub, all together cost me around $200. I would welcome you to compare that setup with the Logitech and I think you would find no contest which sounded better and when you then compare the price its obvious which way to go.
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