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I'm looking to upgrade the sound on my parents comp, I dont know anything at all about speakers and that sort of thing. My computer has pretty descent sound and all i got is some off brand speakers and sub that I got a walmart for $20, I want to get my parents something a little better. Sense the sound on my comp is still pretty good for only $20, I really dont want to spend more than $45 after shipping, thanks .
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post #2 of 8
These Logitech 2.1 speakers are very nice and affordable $31.99 + free shipping for now.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121119
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Originally Posted by cheatinjory32
I'm looking to upgrade the sound on my parents comp, I dont know anything at all about speakers and that sort of thing. My computer has pretty descent sound and all i got is some off brand speakers and sub that I got a walmart for $20, I want to get my parents something a little better. Sense the sound on my comp is still pretty good for only $20, I really dont want to spend more than $45 after shipping, thanks .

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121119
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post #4 of 8
^^^ those pwn its on my dads comp... way worth it!
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post #5 of 8
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Wow, quik response, thanks guys
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post #6 of 8
Yeah the x-230 is a great steal for their price
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post #7 of 8
For a little more $$, if they want surround sound for movies or anything, these are definitely worth it

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121118
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post #8 of 8
http://justdeals.com/Items/GS_970114-0403? $44.95 for the X-530's....there refurbished, but they also have FREE shipping. There's a $2 coupon code on there site that you can enter when your checking out to save your 2 bucks.
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