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Hi there audiophiles of OCN. I want to know if there is a difference in sound quality using wired speakers and wireless speakers. Any kind of speakers, speakers for your computer system or a sound system at home. Logically, I personally think that the wired speakers always have better sound quality than wireless. However, this thought is premature and I cannot substantiate myself. May someone elaborate deliberately and accurately?
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I know for sure wired sound is better but I don't know details. I think it's cause wired is just faster and has better connectivity? That's why they have the gold plated connections etc. I think.
    
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Yes. Usually there will be more white noise with wireless devices. The deck at which the white noise is created is usually filtered but with all the wireless frequencies being used you may experience more noise at times.
    
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Well it depends really...if it's digital then it don't really make a difference, other than what type of amplifier is in the speakers and stuff...cause that will be the deciding factor in how the speaker sounds....but with wired, it's more about your own amplifier/receiver...
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Wireless speakers are not powered by your receiver. And most digital wireless signals pick up more white noise due to loss. You never get all those ones and zeros. I have heard some good ones and some bad ones. I think the problem is that that they are not using the type of amplifiers I am used to hearing. I would recommend picking up a pair locally and trying them out. My next setup is going to be stupid though. I plan on having 4 Definitive BP2000TLs. Just so you know that is 2000watts just for the subs look up the speakers they are awesome. And My ears are picky. I sold my last home theater setup to move out here though.
    
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