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post #11 of 16
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Originally Posted by Truambitionz View Post
The x23 are very good speakers for the price but they're not as powerful as the 2300's.

Now I've had both klipsch 2.1 and 2300's and heres the verdict.
The Klipsch's main satellites are very precise and accurate. The bass isn't over emphasized and is on point. The subwoofer is the weak point....They distort very easily and cannot go very loud without bottoming out.

The 2300's main speakers are weak in the midrange and only have one driver.
The subwoofer has a very high cutoff point and can be quite annoying....yet....this subwoofer is a true BEAST. It really punches hard and I've yet to hear it distort.

Heres the proof for nay-sayers.
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Off the wall question, but does it make a difference in sound whether the covers over the satellites are on or off?
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post #12 of 16
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Off the wall question, but does it make a difference in sound whether the covers over the satellites are on or off?
Nope. I've played around with it. With lower frequencies it's possible to get muffled but sound just flies right through the grills. I'm sure the company designed it that way. I leave em on my 2300's cuz I like that look better and vice versa with the Promedias.
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Just an update, I got the Logitech Z-5300e.

General
Product Type PC multimedia home theater speaker system Dimensions (WxDxH) / Weight Details Satellite speaker : 3.7 in x 3.5 in x 8 in, Center channel speaker : 6.6 in x 3 in x 5 in, Subwoofer : 11.7 in x 14.5 in x 11.8 in

Speaker System
System Components Subwoofer, 5 speakers Speaker Type Active Nominal Output Power (Total) 280 Watt Max (RMS) Output Power (Total) 560 Watt Response Bandwidth 35 - 20000 Hz Signal-To-Noise Ratio 85 dB THX certified Yes Audio Amplifier Integrated Connectivity Technology Wired Controls Volume, Power on/off, Input selector, Center volume control, Subwoofer volume control Detachable Grilles Yes

Speaker System Details
Speakers Included 4 x Satellite speaker - 35.3 Watt - Wired, 1 x Center channel speaker - 39 Watt - Wired, 1 x Subwoofer - 100 Watt - Wired Driver Details Subwoofer : 1 x Subwoofer driver - 6.5"

Miscellaneous
Cables Included Audio cable kit Included Accessories Satellite speaker stand Remote Control Remote control - Cable AV Furniture None

Power
Power Device Power supply - Internal Battery
Type None

Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 2 years warranty Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 2 years

PC Speakers (Extended Specs)
Battery type None Cable(s) Included Audio cable kit Cables type Audio cable kit Component depth 3.5 in, 3 in, 14.5 in Component height 8 in, 5 in, 11.8 in Component width 3.7 in, 6.6 in, 11.7 in Full contract period 2 years Power Supply / Device Power supply Internal Power device form factor Internal Power device type Power supply Service & support details type Limited warranty
 
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post #14 of 16
i have these

LOGITECH X230 3PC OEM

and i love them great speakers for the price.
    
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post #15 of 16
I had the z2300 and now owns the z5500 and Promedia 5.1 Ultras.

Why buy them at the store?
I paid 30 bucks for my z2300, 150 for the Promedia 5.1 ultras and 140 for my z-5500 off Craigslist.

Even ebay have but it now for z2300 for around 70 or so for NIB.
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post #16 of 16
Maybe you guys should at least glance at the thead before you start posting. <_<
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