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alright, I know it's not the best setup in the world. but I just got my BX5a's and Xonar DX sound-card hooked up. literally I can't stop smiling and the only thing I want to do is imitate this smiley . If you are looking to buy a cheap 2.1 setup, DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY. These things are beastly. at 100% I don't think I could be in the room and yes it is still pretty much crystal. I have bought 2 pairs of the new logiCRAP (recently converted) 5.1's and both had malfunctions and were returned (and sounded like crap either way). If you unplug the back speakers you can't even tell the difference. I completely realize this is a pointless post, but the only way to express how pleased with my $250 setup is "HOLY 4 character word+ing and another 4 character word". apologies if that was to vulgar . +1 for the entire Sound cards and computer audio forum, you win my good sirs, you win.
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Investment in quality gear pays off in awesome sound. Congrats on your new setup!
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Keep it down now - there are so many idiots online who have not heard anything other than cheap muddy logicrap and would not listen to advice even when given by members who are very experienced/knowledgeable

Gratz on your new set up
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Grats on your new setup. Hoping to get something similar soon.
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Aluc13, you may think it is a lot for sound, but you won't be let down I can assure you. Now I just can't wait to get a 110v ac (wall) to 12v dc @ 30A+ converter to plug my cars 1000w 12" rockford fosgate+pioneer 1200w amp into my speakers for some house moving bass . speaking of which, anyone know where to get such a converter for a reasonable price?
post #6 of 10
I love Logitech!

But seriously that is probably the best budget setup you got Yak. Save your money and get a real receiver next along with some good passive speakers. You will get that happy feeling all over again, the difference will be huge.
post #7 of 10
because of this thread I will be upgrading from my awesome Logitech X-230's to the BX5a's... that is all! thx
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Going to plug these into my PC and whup your set up op!
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post #9 of 10
Glad you're enjoying your setup and found the best performance for your costs!

I, for one, am one of the people with which high-end sound is completely lost on. But on the up-side, I'm perfectly okay with my logicrap 2.1's! Well, not entirely. The volume knob quality is shoddy, and makes a wretched electronic scratching sound anytime it's touched...
    
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Originally Posted by The_Hairy_Yak View Post
Aluc13, you may think it is a lot for sound, but you won't be let down I can assure you. Now I just can't wait to get a 110v ac (wall) to 12v dc @ 30A+ converter to plug my cars 1000w 12" rockford fosgate+pioneer 1200w amp into my speakers for some house moving bass . speaking of which, anyone know where to get such a converter for a reasonable price?
Use a decent psu if you have one lying around. Use the 12v (yellow wire from any molex) to power on the amp and black wire to ground on amp. Also connect the remote to the power on the amp aswell, and there you will have your car amp working at home!
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