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Hey guys iam planning to buy these set of 2.0 speakers

but iam wondering if these are any good?? and can i just connect them to my PC? sorry iam a total noob if it comes in pc audio haha biggrin.gif

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Quality wise they are very good and will blow away almost all desktop PC speakers. I'd see if you can stretch to the AV-40's though.
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I have the AV-40s, and am happy with them. If you want super low bass, try to find a decent 2.1 system. Sound quality from the speaker is crystal clear, but the headphone-out jack on the front is bad. Lacks punch in the very low bass region, although it is there. Mids and highs are great and clear.
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post #4 of 8
The AV30s are decent little speakers. The AV40s are better, but also bigger. They will work fine. M-Audio includes a 3.5mm to RCA cable.
    
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iam not searching for super low bass as its just for normal music listening and some gaming once in a while so the AV-40s would be a better choice?
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Originally Posted by Cyph3r View Post

Quality wise they are very good and will blow away almost all desktop PC speakers. I'd see if you can stretch to the AV-40's though.

This^. I got the AV-40s and they are great.
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iam not searching for super low bass as its just for normal music listening and some gaming once in a while so the AV-40s would be a better choice?

Well even the bigger AV-40 only has a 4" woofer, so you wont get amazing bass. The AV-30 is only 3" though which is just too small.
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post #8 of 8
I have the AV30 and they're not that great. Left amp gets really hot, sound is unbalanced after they've been off and turned on, bass is flat as a board. Even crap creative gigaworks T20 sound better. Does have clarity but so many better speakers out there for the price you pay for AV30's.

Get these instead http://www.musiciansfriend.com/pro-audio/krk-rokit-powered-6-monitor-generation-2-limited-edition-ferrari-grey
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