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I have also been following this thread, and have a SB X-Fi Titanium and Logitech 5.1 (X-540) and i think this thread has convinced me to start investing...

I'm currently in a fairly small room, and do like the 5.1 as I watch a lot of movies, but have my 7.1 Logitech G930 headset for surround sound...

When I listen to music, and I like high quality music and purchased the Ultimate Ears Triple Fi 10's on Black Friday, these make the G930 and everything else sound like nothing...

I like power along with clear audio(obviously) and will starting looking into some recommendations here... and to hear the big difference everyone is talking about...

So from my Logitech X540's, seems like X-Fi Titanium -> Dayton DTA-100a -> B652 + Dayton SUB-120...
Edited by Chris13002 - 2/28/12 at 9:44am
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So from my Logitech X540's, seems like X-Fi Titanium -> Dayton DTA-100a -> B652 + Dayton SUB-120...

That will be a nice upgrade if you can I would suggest getting the Dayton sub-1200. Its an updated version of the 120, if not the 120 will sound great as well.
http://www.parts-express.com/pe/showdetl.cfm?Partnumber=300-629
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That will be a nice upgrade if you can I would suggest getting the Dayton sub-1200. Its an updated version of the 120, if not the 120 will sound great as well.
http://www.parts-express.com/pe/showdetl.cfm?Partnumber=300-629

Awesome, thanks... +rep

Also will it be a difference if I upgrade to a Titanium HD sound card? I know this card is one of the best for DACs or just good enough to keep my little Titanium X-Fi?

Also I know there are already a lot of threads on this, but do you guys have good recommendations on a good over the ear headset? My ultimate ears are for portability and have seen and heard some really good headsets but I am one for highs and lows... I just need a good and comfortable headset when I am not trying to bother my roommates...
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It will be an awesome setup just make sure you have plenty of room! It's bigger than I expected
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Awesome, thanks... +rep
Also will it be a difference if I upgrade to a Titanium HD sound card? I know this card is one of the best for DACs or just good enough to keep my little Titanium X-Fi?
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My advice would be to keep your sound card, I dont think it would be worth the money to upgrade from what you have.
Im not sure about the headphones, but im sure someone else will come along that will thumb.gif
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I need a good cheap but quality gaming headset too! Especially since my speakers shake my mouse.. But I'd prefer wireless I have enough cables.
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It will be an awesome setup just make sure you have plenty of room! It's bigger than I expected

Yeah good point... +rep
There is no way they can fit on my desk... Especially looking at your other link...
http://www.overclock.net/t/1212689/high-quality-computer-speakers/100#post_16551661

Are they recommended to be hung up on the wall, or with speaker floor stands?
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Yeah good point... +rep
There is no way they can fit on my desk... Especially looking at your other link...
http://www.overclock.net/t/1212689/high-quality-computer-speakers/100#post_16551661
Are they recommended to be hung up on the wall, or with speaker floor stands?
Hanging them on the wall would be good just use really strong anchors or shelving, stands would be fine too.
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It will be an awesome setup just make sure you have plenty of room! It's bigger than I expected

Yeah good point... +rep
There is no way they can fit on my desk... Especially looking at your other link...
http://www.overclock.net/t/1212689/high-quality-computer-speakers/100#post_16551661

Are they recommended to be hung up on the wall, or with speaker floor stands?

I bought two of the $12 monoprice stands myself.
http://www.monoprice.com/products/product.asp?c_id=108&cp_id=10903&cs_id=1082819&p_id=3022&seq=1&format=2

They are a LITTLE bit wobbly, but even with a 2 year old running around the house, they don't knock over. Those hold my B652's just fine. You can also wall mount if you want, all you need is a screw in the wall. Just make sure that they're positioned evenly from your ears, and that nothing is blocking them.

And yes guys, this equipment is a little on the larger side, so make sure you look at their dimensions before buying, and make sure you have the room. Especially with the subwoofers. You can usually compromise somewhere and make the room to fit this stuff.
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Hang them using steel cabling!
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