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Hi guys,
Recently I found put I am moving to Europe and decided to get some new stuff from here. Of course speakers are on my list, but I don't know what to get...

I want something with good sound quality, 2.1 or 5.1, system around $100 and that work in Europe (220V)! Do you guys have any ideas or suggestions? All of them will be appreciated!

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I got my Logitech 5.1 x-540's for only 60$ They are very nice imo.
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I got my Logitech 5.1 x-540's for only 60$ They are very nice imo.
I was looking at those too, but I don't think they work on 220V; they're on 110V
    
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Converter?
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I really like my Logitech Z2300 2.1 from Newegg (about $130). Nice sound for music or games.
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Converter?
I was also considering that but if I'll get one I'll want more and hence will have like ten of them for all the things I would buy. I want to try and stick to 220V things That way it's easier
    
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I got my Logitech 5.1 x-540's for only 60$ They are very nice imo.
I have them too, and I agree. The X-540's are a nice setup for the price IMO. The sound is clear and the subwoofer produces a nice bass.

The cheapest I could find them for is $78.99 @ Newegg - with free shipping.

I found some other places that sell them for less, but with shipping it comes out to more. Maybe someone else can provide a cheaper link.

You could also consider the Logitech Z-5300e 5.1 setup. They can be found for ~$100 (usually more), but usually cost quite a bit to ship.
Edited by Choggs396 - 5/21/08 at 6:19pm
    
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I guess I can manage getting a converter

One question about the X-540's (which I might just get )... Would I be able to watch a movie and have movietheaterish effects on it?
    
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yes but it also depends on what sound card you have.
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yes but it also depends on what sound card you have.
On board . I really don't know the difference, never experienced it So I'm guessing you would recommend a sound card!?

If yes; Which one, I have no idea what to get Don't make it too expensive
    
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