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Old Hi-fi still good ?

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I've got 2 old Hi-fi Amps, and some speakers but im wondering if they would still be good for use with an Xonar Essence STX.

This is what im currently using :

Phillips FA564 amd, with 2 Bose 305 speakers, and a 2.1 : Acoustimass 3.
this is all probably 10~15 years old, or am i better of getting Self powered speakers as a 2.0 set like the :
mackie Mr5 mkII's with maybe a subwoofer later ?
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It depends how much you are willing to spend, those 305's are good speakers. I have a set of older 301 in my lounge and they are great. You could spend a few hundred and end up with something around the same or only just better. For now I would suggest keeping those you have unless you really want to invest in something much better.
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Ah okay thanks man, but i have another question then,
Cause i have 2 Amps i can use for them, i've got this :
Philips FA 564 vs technics SU300, or is this something i should deceide on output of the sound to the speakers ?
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If you have them both the best thing is to try each of them and see which you prefer smile.gif
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