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post #31 of 37
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Originally Posted by jbsmith View Post
POOF--- "looking for speakers,eh?"
"Never mind those guys,,get these,,they are the ultimate!"-
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836131005
This is the sort of thing BOSE sell, they put in a bigger box and put thier logo on it!
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post #32 of 37
if you want surround sound go with klipsch.

if you want stereo then go with some powered monitors like 003 suggested, or a separate amp with some bookshelf speakers

either way a modded X-fi would be a good source
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If you can still find the Klipsch 5.1 (eBay maybe?) with a X-Fi, then you'll be set...
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post #34 of 37
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i have an Asus Striker Extreme with the sound card that came with it.

I'm planning to get a better sound, so which one to choose?

1- Bose Companion 5 multimedia speaker system (it doesn't require sound card)
2- Creative Xfi with a good set of speakers?
Bose are amazing but w/ a good card it is not worth the money, you will get better w/ cheaper speakers and a nice card.
    
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Bose are amazing but w/ a good card it is not worth the money, you will get better w/ cheaper speakers and a nice card.
Changing the audio source doesn't change the fact that the physics behind Bose technology (or lack thereof) still sucks.
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Another vote for BOSE SUCKS! Overpriced poop like my Alienware?!
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Another vote for BOSE SUCKS! Overpriced poop like my Alienware?!
Alienware is decent hardware, just overpriced.

Bose is somewhat crappy hardware, also overpriced.
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