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post #1 of 8
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So I'll make this short and sweet. I am deciding between two 2.1 set ups for my computer to watch Blu-Ray and listen to music. Nothing fancy.

I've decided on either Creative A220 (AUD$24) or Creative Inspire T3130 (AUD$37) because they are in my price range. Any thoughts? I will buying from MSY which is just a street away from my house and I don't want to spend more than $50. Here is the link for what they have in store. http://www.msy.com.au/default.jsp?category=26

Note: I was thinking of going for a 5.1 set up but I don't think I have enough room to make it work well so please don't suggest a 5.1 system.

Thanks.
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post #2 of 8
For such a low price range, i'd grab whichever has the best reviews, don't expect great quality...
post #3 of 8

The creatives are way better then the 220's. If I HAD to choose between them Creative gets my vote

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Yeah not expecting anything special but I'd like something better than my generic $15 speakers which I've had for 5 yrs. How about the Edifier M1350? I've heard Edifier is pretty good.
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post #5 of 8

A friend of mine owns the Edifiers and they are Crystal clear & sound awesome but there is no Bass Control.I am not a bass person so to me thats what I go for is Clarity with just alittle bass to accent it. If your looking for something with a bit more Bass Punch the Edifier's are not for you. The Creative Inspire T3130's have a bass control to adjust the Sub


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post #7 of 8
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Thanks for tips. I guess choice has been narrowed down to the T3130 or the Edifiers M1360. Only a dollar difference.
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post #8 of 8
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Decided on the T3130's. Very impressed for $37. Thanks and +rep for y'all.
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