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post #1 of 9
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these http://www.parts-express.com/pe/showdetl.cfm?Partnumber=300-696 vs the klipsch pro medias 2.1s. which are better, which will give me more base/quality. Also, will i need an amp for either of them, i doubt it, but why would I need an amp, will it help or hurt?
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post #2 of 9
Bass doesn't equal quality, FYI.

I never understood why people assume this.
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ok, so which is better, i just want bass so that games are more intense, i got crappy speakers atm.
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i like the price of pro media,s but mean, i could get a 5.1setup for $239 with these dayton, and it would seem they would be better overall, but idk. Need a sound expert!
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post #5 of 9
I've never heard any Dayton audio stuff, but have heard Klipsch and they always sound nice. Hopefully someone else with Dayton experience will reply.
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yea, thank you. Someone around here must have them. Thanks happycore
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bump, i really want to be able to use my x-fi titanium hd guys, or dx, so let me know which setup is better, or which you prefer around the same price.
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post #8 of 9
Yes u specifically need an AVR/Surround sound receiver in order to power up that set HT but why not use good ole Craiglist for a cheap used stereo amp/AVR and stick to that SUB-120 and hit a pair of good bookshelf/floor standers 1st?
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post #9 of 9
Like trog said you'll need a receiver to get the HT working. Here's the thing. They're meant for 2 different purposes. The 5.1 HT is more as a cheap bargain price for 5.1 for a family room where people watch TV. It's not meant for music. On top of that the Dayton is significantly inferior in quality than the Klipsch 2.1

The Klipsch is the way to go. Better quality speakers, better quality bass, don't have to buy a receiver, meant for computer usage.
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