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I know that the Bose is overrated but for $200 used. Is it worth it or just getting a brand new Logitech speakers will be just the same?

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Edited by WiLd FyeR - 10/17/13 at 11:56am
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I know that the Bose is overrated but for $200 used. Is it worth it or just getting a brand new Logitech speakers will be just the same?

Will be hooked up to home PC.

I would ditch both and get two Rokits secondhand. I saw offers to sell two Rokit 5 G2s for $200. I bought two Rokit 6 G2s for $255. It depends on how much bass you want. If you care about bass more then go ahead and get the Rokit 6s. For your purposes I think you can entirely skip the subwoofer because the Rokit 6 will offer bass better than a Logitech sub.

 

These are monitors, great sound. If you look in the OCN Recommended Audio Hardware sticky, the irony is, Logitech speakers are conisdered the lowest tier on their list, yet Rokit 5s are on their highest budget active monitor list. (Even though the price of Logitech system compared to Rokit nowadays are quite small).

 

Don't forget, equalateral triangle. Monitors at ear level. 

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