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Hello, I'm looking to upgrade my old Logitech speakers that I've had for a few years. I'm looking for a setup that has a sub with good bass but won't take too much quality away when I play video games or watch movies. I have a budget of up to $100 and would like to save as much as possible within reason that won't sacrifice sound quality. I am not too knowledgeable when it comes to what speakers to get to maximize strong bass and clear quality speakers for gaming/video purposes, so any input would be much appreciated. Thanks.
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Cyber Acoustics CA-3602 2.1

Altec Lansing VS2621 2.1

Since you wanted to save if possible redface.gif. My bro owns a pair of the Lansing's(and of course I have a set of the CA's). They both sound great IMHO. I'm in no way anywhere close to an audiophile, but for an everyday music listener(dubstep, classical, pop, alternative, dance; I know, wide range tongue.gif) and bleh, vacation gamer, I think they're nice biggrin.gif I say buy one of these, and save the rest for a rainy day unless you're going for absolute "What's the best I can get for up to $100" quality. But eh, yeah, check them out.. especially the reviews. smile.gif Should be a few audiophile reviewers in there somewhere thumb.gif. Hope I helped biggrin.gif
    
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i just got a $100~ computer speaker solution myself


I got Pok T15 bookshelf speakers from bb (on sale at the time for $49.99 and then i got a SMSL SA-S3 t-amp off ebay which was right about $50 shipped



the speakers are kinda bulky i had to compromise on placement placing them on their sides and putting my dell ultrasharps on top of them which works out good for me cause the dells are too low sitting on the desk..but the speakers probably not placed ideally but i like the sound


this is the flip video I made when i got everything going..




for $100 i am loving it...
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Check Craigslist.. Here is a thread about my new find: http://www.overclock.net/t/1196233/my-30-craigs-list-find/0_20
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Go with that last setup.
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