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No real deeper explanation. Which sound system should I buy the Klipsch Promedia 2.1 or the Logitech Z-2300? These two sound systems are in my budget and from what I hear are some of the better 2.1 systems around. I will be buying one or the other in the next few days I would just like a final word from anyone that can tell me which would be the better system to own.
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The klipsch are in a category of their own..
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In my experience, the Promedia 2.1's breaks at high volumes over 6 hours of play time. Although sound quality is better then the Z-2300.
     
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In my experience, the Promedia 2.1's breaks at high volumes over 6 hours of play time. Although sound quality is better then the Z-2300.
I've had no such problems playing mine at high volume for longer then that(I often host/play dj at parties with them).

Klipsch system has a tighter and better sound all around. Tighter lows and crisper highs.
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No real deeper explanation. Which sound system should I buy the Klipsch Promedia 2.1 or the Logitech Z-2300? These two sound systems are in my budget and from what I hear are some of the better 2.1 systems around. I will be buying one or the other in the next few days I would just like a final word from anyone that can tell me which would be the better system to own.
I've heard the Promedia 2.1s in person, and all I can say is this: there's no comparison. I would say that they are more than twice as good as the Z-2300s. They just sound amazing.
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I've had no such problems playing mine at high volume for longer then that(I often host/play dj at parties with them).

Klipsch system has a tighter and better sound all around. Tighter lows and crisper highs.
I had my iPod volume at 100% with no volume limited on, the Promedia 2.1's speaker levels were about 85%. The left speaker suddenly stopped producing sound then 2 hours later, the right speaker stopped. The driver and the cone was detached
     
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post #7 of 40
Promedia's are the way to go.
Although, the amp on mine gets hot as hell. if I blast the volume.
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I had my iPod volume at 100% with no volume limited on, the Promedia 2.1's speaker levels were about 85%. The left speaker suddenly stopped producing sound then 2 hours later, the right speaker stopped. The driver and the cone was detached
Are you saying that you're surprised this happened? Based on what you said here, I would have just been sitting there waiting for it to happen.
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Promedias should sound much better but a lot of people complain about reliability issues
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post #10 of 40
Go with the promedia.

At my last job I had a set of Promedias in my office, and my coworker had the Z-2300's. There is still a set of Promedia 4.1 speakers in my wifes office.

All I have to say is he always came to hang out in my office when I was playing music. His speakers honestly sounded like trash compared to the Klipsch set.

A bad case of morning gas sounded better than the Z-2300's.
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