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Ok,

I've come accross a "problem" with this, and it's kinda funny, being canadian and all, the cost of shipping things, and stuff, almost is the same cost for local things, that are better... oddly.

Ok.

Creative Gigaworks ProGamer G500

$249.99 USD

+ Shipping Method Shipping Subtotal
UPS Worldwide Expedited (5-10 business days) USD$88.66 USD$338.65
UPS Worldwide Express (4-6 business days) USD$99.59 USD$349.58

Could be $338.65 ---> 349.58 USD. (Add 10% approximately more, at least, --> 20% for canadian currency conversion)




Logitech Z-5500's.

Logitech Z-5500's

O_O

$349.95 Canadian...

IN CITY Shipping.... $10-$25....

360-370$ canadian...

+ 6% tax...

= $392.20 approximately.

O_O


Which "should" I go for? I'm ordering in 3-4 days. (Monday probably, or tuesday).

Le_Loup

Also i'm probably going to order 3-4 of these on the side also. But I might hold off on that idea as well, dunno yet.

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I love my z-5500's and couldn't recommend anything else over them. . . but i am biased . . .
 
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post #3 of 16
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Dude, you've got my sound card, and a serious excess of fan's, actually no, just the right amount of fans, lmao. But thanks!

Long run, anyone notice that there's barely a cost difference between the two in the long run? l m a o!

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Ive actually haven't used that card yet. . . . comps too busy being worked on :-/ . . .

OT: I hope to be adding 4 silenx 120's and another TT 130 in the next month or so
 
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post #5 of 16
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Yeah, if you haven't personally used the x-fi as of yet... Dude, just prepare to have your JAW drop.... Get some .flac music, or .wav music.... HIGHLY worth it. And max the 24bit crystalizer, and figure out what "feels" right. Then add any mp3 of 320kbps, do some classical, hard rock, and some trance (moby or darude or dj sammy for a variety of styles). And your set for an experience you won't forget anytime soon mate!

I'm definately ordering these speakers, the logi's, over the weekend. Hellllll yeah!

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Anyone else think it's the best option between the two?
    
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post #6 of 16
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BEST BUY CANADA

BEST BUY Logi Z-5500 Price O_O

at $535.99!!!

LMAO

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post #7 of 16
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*sorry for tripple post, but **** WELL WORTH IT!*

Future Shop Canada ---> $515 approx for the z-5500's!

Dudes.... Futureshop has a form of price matching, at 10% less then a found price....

I'm going to need to PRINT IT OFF, bring it to them (funny how I can walk 10mins and i'm at their front doors WOOHOO!!!!!!!).

I can get... another 10% off mb.... I'm so gonna see if I can on saturday or tuesday (day's that I have off...O_O).



BOOHYEAH

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post #8 of 16
Definitely the z5500. The z5500 is better than the Gigaworks progamer which is better than the z5300. That's pretty much the breakdown of popular higher-end 5.1 PC speakers.
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post #9 of 16
get tha Logitech Z-5500's.. do it..
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post #10 of 16
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Hell yeah I am, especially with this whole discount I might get And.... daemn leetness

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