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post #1 of 19
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Ok, I've got an X-Fi Xtrememusic in the post and need some speakers to take advantage of them.

I want relatively good bass, and they've gotta go pretty loud - just below "deafening" would be great

Whats the best speakers to buy? I'll work out my budget soon but I'm an overclocker not an audiophile remember
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post #2 of 19
These are very good surround speakers.

Logitech THX Z-5300e 280 Watts RMS 5.1 Speaker

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121121
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post #3 of 19
Well, stereo or surround sound?

Stereo Cheap: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121010
Stereo Expensive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836119101
5.1 Cheap: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121126
5.1 Mid-Range: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121121
5.1 Expensive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121120

Those are my suggestions based on hear-say and reputation of the companies.
    
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post #4 of 19
I wouldn't call those expensive for computer speakers. These would be in that category.

http://www.bose.com/controller?event...318&src=k15318
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post #5 of 19
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http://www.ebuyer.com/UK/product/116853

Any good?

What about Creative Inspire 5.1s?
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post #6 of 19
Bose aren't good for the price really, I have some cheap creative inspire 5.1s lying around, they're yours mate lol.
    
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post #7 of 19
I posted the 530s in my post... so yes, I think they are good.
    
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post #8 of 19
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Whoops

And Niko's just checking out the model number for me
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post #9 of 19
I've never heard those Bose computer speakers, but I have heard other Bose surround systems (5.1+) and they sound better than most other manufacturers.

Whether or not they're worth it is another question.
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post #10 of 19
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OK.

Creative Inspires 5.1s T6060.

Any good?

Or should I go for the X-530s?
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