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So far i've got this. It's a real shame Logitech doesn't offer the z2300 anymore. By far the best speakers i've bought for the money.

Klipsch ProMedia 2.1

Logitech z623
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Klipsch are pretty much the only semi decent PC speakers made. They are still PC speakers and a long way off form actual Hi-Fi gear but at least they don't down right suck.

Whatever you do don't get logicrap speakers.
    
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Yeah the logitech z623s look a little cheap to me. Though i do really like my z2300s. Klispch has a high quality reputation and is what i was going to go with. This is for my rig at home do you think it's worth replacing my 2300s?
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My wife had the Logitech z2300 set. They were very good sounding. Probably one of the best set of 2.1 speakers they ever made. They still sell used for quite a bit of money on eBay and Amazon.

Altec Lansing makes some good choices as well.

VS2621
BXR1221
BXR1321
VS2721
VS4621

I have had Altec Lansing speakers in the past and have been very surprised by their sound quality.
Edited by Erick Silver - 3/30/13 at 2:15pm
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I actually have a 30$ 2.1 altec lansing set that came with my compaq years ago when i first got a decent computer, but they were impressive to be so cheap.

I was looking at Altec's Expressionist Ultra MX6021 but they were discontinued. Thanks for the links.
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Klipsch Promedia 2.1 are more popular, not sure how much better they are than the Logitech Logitech Z623
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What does everyone think about the Corsair SP2500?
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Honestly if you still have the z2300 why upgrade it to another 2.1 computer speaker setup? Not worth it TBH
Even the Klipsch Promedia 2.1 you will be trading for some slightly better speakers and worse sounding bass. Probably not worth the cost for such a pointless upgrade.

Want something Nice Pick up some Powered monitors and a SUB and it will blow away ANY PC speaker setup by a large margin.


Computer Speakers are mostly a gimmick to get your money by selling you things that sound like trash.
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Honestly if you still have the z2300 why upgrade it to another 2.1 computer speaker setup? Not worth it TBH
Even the Klipsch Promedia 2.1 you will be trading for some slightly better speakers and worse sounding bass. Probably not worth the cost for such a pointless upgrade.

Want something Nice Pick up some Powered monitors and a SUB and it will blow away ANY PC speaker setup by a large margin.


Computer Speakers are mostly a gimmick to get your money by selling you things that sound like trash.

Oh this isn't for my rig i'm keeping my z2300 it's for the backup rig that is running some altec lansings that has a blown subwoofer. This is technically for my brother he's looking to spend around 150$-200$ so that would be why i'm not wanting to get something necessarily nice.

I saw above that i asked if it was worth replacing me z2300s i guess i was wondering if i should get them for myself and pass the z2300s down but that would pretty much be a waste as you said.
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