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ah, he has a onboard sound card (fairly old computer)
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Get a cheap Audigy (SE or 2ZS)? + the z-5500 for the best budget sound system ever
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I recently got my Z-5500 set up and amusing them with on board sound, although it is a newer board (evga 680i).

And the sound is just great as others have said. I like my music and games loud and since I live in a studio apartment I get my downstairs neighbor baning on my my floor hehe. I hear "thump thump thump".

But I get paid on Wednesday and i will find me a sound card install.

Just thought I would mention that they sound great even with on board! But I've read they sound better with a sound card.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ed102r View Post
I recently got my Z-5500 set up and amusing them with on board sound, although it is a newer board (evga 680i).

And the sound is just great as others have said. I like my music and games loud and since I live in a studio apartment I get my downstairs neighbor baning on my my floor hehe. I hear "thump thump thump".

But I get paid on Wednesday and i will find me a sound card install.

Just thought I would mention that they sound great even with on board! But I've read they sound better with a sound card.
When you get paid take a look at getting this:

http://shop3.outpost.com/product/501...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG
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post #15 of 22
I got em on my rig, they're nice.. You really dont need any more bass.
    
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I reccomend them.... If you like them then get em, i love mine
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post #17 of 22
sorry but logitech speakers with creative sound card is sucks
my best friend go to the store with me to buy 5500 and when he hear the sound and the sound with my G500 and audigy 2 zs platinum pro he laugh to the seller and buy a G500
this is my opinion

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post #18 of 22
I have found Creative speakers appauling. They break all the time.
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post #19 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Archangel View Post
sorry but logitech speakers with creative sound card is sucks
my best friend go to the store with me to buy 5500 and when he hear the sound and the sound with my G500 and audigy 2 zs platinum pro he laugh to the seller and buy a G500
this is my opinion

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Creative speakers do not work better with a Creative sound card. The sound card doesn't differentiate between speakers.
post #20 of 22
the Z 5500 a think has a own control center with owned dts and other standarts and is it a conflict or something like that with creative audio card i has read about this because i think to buy a new speakers set about a mount ago and i read about this and think to buy creative s750 but when i go to the forum of creative company there was a suprise about how many people has blown there system S750 about some kind of very hot Temp. in the sub and blow the parts in the sub so i buy a 22 lcd monitor
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