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post #1 of 7
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Im current in the search of some speaker that can handle these requirements
  1. Gaming
  2. Movies
  3. Music (HardCore Metal/Techno)

i was thinking of getting a set of these Logitech X-540 70 watts 5.1 Speaker

or these

Logitech G51 155 watts RMS 5.1 Surround Sound Speakers

other suggestion are greatly appreciated
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post #2 of 7
if you are looking for high quality.... the Z-5500 set is nothing short of amazing.

10" Subwoofer. Good sized speakers. Amazing quality.

However if u have roommates they might hate you
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if you are looking for high quality.... the Z-5500 set is nothing short of amazing.

10" Subwoofer. Good sized speakers. Amazing quality.

However if u have roommates they might hate you
hehehe sweetness
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post #4 of 7
The Z-5300e set (5.1) from Logitech is a nice balance between the 540s and 5500s. I got mine for under 100 bucks and they sound great. A good bet if you don't want to shell out for the 5500s, but if you do you won't regret it!
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Ok, with the suggested speakers would this be a better sound then my dead Extreme music sound card Creative 53SB000003000 7.1 Channels 24-bit 192KHz PCI Interface Elite Pro Sound Card and HS-900 Headphone Bundle
Edited by killin - 5/13/08 at 4:47pm
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post #6 of 7
That is a very good deal on the card.

The Elite Pro has different OP amps and a different DAC amongst other changes which set it apart from the rest of the X-Fi line, so yes, there will be a difference in audio quality.
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post #7 of 7
My cousin has a set of those. They don't sound QUITE as clean as my Klipsch 2.1s (although they don't hiss at high volumes either) but they are LOUD!!!!!! I might get a pair one of these days.

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Originally Posted by Microsis View Post
if you are looking for high quality.... the Z-5500 set is nothing short of amazing.

10" Subwoofer. Good sized speakers. Amazing quality.

However if u have roommates they might hate you
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