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post #31 of 50
I have the z5500's! You know...When I bought it almost 2 years ago they were $400 in the shops! I got it off cyberpower with my pc I bought there for only $230 back then! It's worth every penny in my opinion! My sub works as a foot rest
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I almost bought the Z-5500's a year ago when there was a sale on them at newegg for around $220 shipped. I got a 2.1 mid-high range home audio system instead (for free) and have been happy with it. The monitors on it pump out a lot of bass that can be felt through the desk, while still doing above 16khz on the 1" tweeters. The 10", 200w sub (same size and wattage, z-5500 is 188w) rocks the floor. I love my system, but that little 8" tall console volume box thing is freaking awesome and I wish I had one.
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Yeah it's bloody huge. But just amazing!

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I just finished moving, and now my Pc is next to my TV(90 degree angle). I had them in seperate rooms before. I have a Kenwood 5.1 sound system, sounds no where near as nice as the Z-5500s. I've debated on selling the kenwood and just trying to hook everything up to the logitech's. But then my speakers would be facing the wrong way. Maybe someday.
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Logitech makes the BEST speakers for the prices they offer IMHO. Good Crisp Clean sound FTW!!!!!!!
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Originally Posted by Damage82 View Post
I just finished moving, and now my Pc is next to my TV(90 degree angle). I had them in seperate rooms before. I have a Kenwood 5.1 sound system, sounds no where near as nice as the Z-5500s. I've debated on selling the kenwood and just trying to hook everything up to the logitech's. But then my speakers would be facing the wrong way. Maybe someday.
A suggestion?



The 5500's "feet" have room for monster screw wall mounts.

Find the Beams in the wall, the studs or something like that (i'm not a wood worker, sorry, lol).

Then mount the speakers respectively around the entire room.

The TV might not be "centered" while the PC is, however, it'll STILL be almost perfect.

I've got my speakers on my table right now (6ft table I think). But I think i'll also be wall mounting my speakers and ceiling mounting my rear speakers.

So I hope that helps mate! Cause I know it'll help me out

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If you are running these on X-Fi and use the digital output, you will only be able to get 5.1 in movies. Gamers will be in stereo.
Umm, I'm still using my computer in 5.1...and my Elite in 5.1


Edit, you mean my computer's Optical..no, like I said, those are analog. The 360 Elite is what I was talking about..sry for confusion
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Umm, I'm still using my computer in 5.1...and my Elite in 5.1


Edit, you mean my computer's Optical..no, like I said, those are analog. The 360 Elite is what I was talking about..sry for confusion
Oh... that's cool. Haha, it's just been so long since I've talked about game consoles.
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I just finished moving, and now my Pc is next to my TV(90 degree angle). I had them in seperate rooms before. I have a Kenwood 5.1 sound system, sounds no where near as nice as the Z-5500s. I've debated on selling the kenwood and just trying to hook everything up to the logitech's. But then my speakers would be facing the wrong way. Maybe someday.

Buy another set.I won't buy Logitech speakers anymore.My Creative Gigaworks 500s do just fine for me.Only 130 Watt sub but I get enough bass for my needs and the neighbors needs.
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Well, I got the 360 and everything hooked up..it's delicious!!

Watched the final scene in King Kong HD with the Xbox HDDVD drive and wow, I could hear everything! I am very impressed with this setup, but I am no ''audiophile'' LOL
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