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Awesome little speakers for the price. Have been using them for about 4 years now and are still like new.
    
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What are the differences between Dayton Audio SUB-120 and SUB-1200?

Minor changes with the enclosure, and the subwoofer driver itself appears to be a little more beefy on the 1200. Theoretically, the 1200 should reach a little bit lower, and it should be able to move a little more. Otherwise they're the same.

For the minimal cost differences, I'd go for the 1200.
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i have klipsh pro 2.1 for long time now and i wouldn't chaange it at all. they're great, for 180$ it does the job so well... I'm not that kind who would pay like 300$+ for computer speakers.

Thoses are a good choice for really good sound, great bass, budget ( kinda) and quality ove ryears ( this setup has like 8years on the market? i think)
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dude I highly recommend go with the setup style that pioneer and I have mentioned. Not a kit that you buy but one that you piece together and I assure you, you will not regret it. The sound quality you will get is way better and down the road you can simply add or replace parts instead of doing another speaker "kit".
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Hey guys, still haven't decided on what to get but I have found these Corsair Speakers. It is more than I was planning on spending but I just had my birthday so I have a little more money. I like the look of them and they got really good reviews. Would you still recommend the Klipsch over these?

If you're going to blow $220 on overpriced junk speakers, go for it.

DTA-100a - $90
Dayton B652 - $30
Dayton SUB1200 - $130

That's only $30 over your budget with those Corsair junk speakers, and it'll sound 1,000x better. Plus it'd give you upgrade paths in the future if you ever wanted better.

Also with this^

The sub is simply optional to start with. It will give you more lows than the B562 can reach but you'll still have good sound from the bookshelf setup. But at only $30 over your budget it wouldnt hurt...
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Here:
Dayton B652 + DTA-1 mini amp - $58
Dayton SUB80 - $79
Total Cost = $137 + wire (any order over $98 = free shipping)
Add in about 25-50 feet of speaker wire and a 3.5mm to 3.5mm cable, and you're set. Yes, its a little over budget, but it'll eat any PC speaker alive.

Pioneer, i was rather intrigued with this setup and wanted to jump on it, however as usual Americans want to screw Canadians over:

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makes me sad for you.

no local canada sites?
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makes me sad for you.
no local canada sites?

There is one, however only carries the speakers from what i could find, no amp no sub, and still raped on shipping...
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What about Amazon? I know they can be gotten an Canada, as I know a few Canadians that have Dayton gear, and didn't get charged a ton for shipping. I don't know where they got it at though sadly. frown.gif Maybe they had somebody reship it from the States or something....
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

If you're going to blow $220 on overpriced junk speakers, go for it.
DTA-100a - $90
Dayton B652 - $30
Dayton SUB1200 - $130
That's only $30 over your budget with those Corsair junk speakers, and it'll sound 1,000x better. Plus it'd give you upgrade paths in the future if you ever wanted better.

Well it doesn't even matter at this point. I somehow managed to get 2 flat tires on my car, so I have to buy new tires and that is going to cost at least $200....guess there goes my speaker upgrade for a while
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