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Hey so heres my crazy Idea and let me know what you think..

I have some sony bookshelf speakers and a passive sub so I order 2 Lepai T-Amps one to power the speakers and the other for the sub. So I also bought a aux splitter to send each a signal from my pc. I also ordered a extreme gamer sound card.

I have a question tho should I use the aux splitter or just plug the sub to the sub port in the sound card? O_o
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post #2 of 8
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Hey so heres my crazy Idea and let me know what you think..
I have some sony bookshelf speakers and a passive sub so I order 2 Lepai T-Amps one to power the speakers and the other for the sub. So I also bought a aux splitter to send each a signal from my pc. I also ordered a extreme gamer sound card.
I have a question tho should I use the aux splitter or just plug the sub to the sub port in the sound card? O_o

you may need an amp depending on what how much resistance your speakers and sub have, but i would go through teh card... you will get much better direction sound and a more persice range through your speakers smile.gif
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post #3 of 8
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Great! Thats what I was thinking just had to make sure from the pros on the forums smile.gif
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lol... im by no means a pro (though there are definately some on here)... that is just my advice from what i know of auido equiptment... and im asuming you are going for full real surround since you picked teh "gammer" card? or is that an incorrectly draWn assumption?
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post #5 of 8
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Just going for a 2.1 but didnt want to spend 150+ on a logitech system so shopped on craigslist for speakers and got both amps for 45, fingers crossed! lol
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post #6 of 8
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Originally Posted by whocarez View Post

Just going for a 2.1 but didnt want to spend 150+ on a logitech system so shopped on craigslist for speakers and got both amps for 45, fingers crossed! lol

lol... nice find... it all sounds good to me... you can use a sliter if you dont mineed morroed sound, but TBH i think its worth the extra cables to go seperate... wish u the best of luck smile.gif
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post #8 of 8
It's a center/sub channel on the soundcard so you'll only need the sub half of it and i guess you'd connect it to one channel on the second amp. It should work though.
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