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post #11 of 20
I haven't found a set of Logitech's that I really liked yet. I'd get the Klipsch Pro Media's. You should find a store that has both and test them out.
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http://www.klipsch.com/products/deta...media-2-1.aspx

Factory refurbished for $89.99 (and if I remember right from when I bought mine free shipping, too). I have the ProMedia 2.0 that I bought refurbished - for Klipsch, the "minor cosmetic blemish" on mine was a Klipsch logo mounted a little crooked - I pulled it off, glued it back on straight, and I've got a basically brand new set of speakers. Klipsch refurbished quality is very good.
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Originally Posted by Chipp View Post
http://www.klipsch.com/products/deta...media-2-1.aspx

Factory refurbished for $89.99 (and if I remember right from when I bought mine free shipping, too). I have the ProMedia 2.0 that I bought refurbished - for Klipsch, the "minor cosmetic blemish" on mine was a Klipsch logo mounted a little crooked - I pulled it off, glued it back on straight, and I've got a basically brand new set of speakers. Klipsch refurbished quality is very good.
if i could rep you i would lol



Anyway thanks a lot people, you were a big help.

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post #14 of 20
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I've Owned both.
Here's proof.


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I can tell you honestly that in terms of sounc quality on the monitors themselves, the Klpsch sound amazing. Mostly because they have a seperate tweeter.
Both sets up speakers lack mids.

Now...when it comes to the subwoofer..
The Klipsh has better reproduction....until you turn it up 3% percent....
What I'm trying to say is that the subwoofer on this set can't keep up.
They bottom out very easily and can't seem to hold thier own without disorting.

The 2300's Subwoofer is a beast. It get's louder then I need it and I've enver heard it bottom out yet.
My only complaint about this subwoofer is it's high cutoff point which makes some songs sound muddy? boomy?
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well im about to buy the Klipsch. just wanna double check something.

How easy will it be to connect to the xbox 360?
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Originally Posted by BxAlbo1 View Post
well im about to buy the Klipsch. just wanna double check something.

How easy will it be to connect to the xbox 360?
Can't say if it's easy or hard...depends on the setup, but regardless which one you get, it'll be the same thing being they both use the same connector.
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Originally Posted by BxAlbo1 View Post
Ok i'e been debating for a while trying to decide which 2.1 speaker set to get.

So far the lowest price I could find for the Logitech Z-2300 is $111.00 with free shipping on amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listi...&condition=new

As for the Klipsch Pro Media, I could only find it as low as $135.00 with free shipping at buy.com.

http://www.buy.com/prod/klipsch-prom...203267359.html



I will be using these for music and my Xbox 360, but I will mainly use it for my 360. I've heard many good things about both sets but so far most of the people I ask lean towards the Klipsch.

I did hear that the Klipsch suffer from a poorer build quality and defective cables/subwoofer that can break within the first year. Can anyone shed some light on this issue?

Also, i found many versions of the pro medias online. Are the ones I linked the "good" ones that I heard so much about?

On buy.com I see many different entrys for the pro medias at different prices, I dont want to spend more on them when I can get them at a cheaper price.

http://www.buy.com/prod/klipsch-prom...203267359.html



If anyone can help me decide on the speakers or find cheaper prices on any it would be a huge help.
Klipsch, don't settle for less. I have the ProMedia 5.1 set, had it for six years now.
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post #18 of 20
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Yea i was at bestbuy today and had a listen to both. It was like night and day to me, the Klipsch totally ****ted on the logitechs imo.
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Originally Posted by BxAlbo1 View Post
Yea i was at bestbuy today and had a listen to both. It was like night and day to me, the Klipsch totally ****ted on the logitechs imo.
For sure. And I don't buy this poor build quality or breaking within a year business. My six year old set can still rattle the window panes.
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Just finished ordering them on google checkout. Now I have to wait 7-9 business days , well free shipping is free shipping I guess. At $135 total cost who can complain .
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