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Hi there,

I have some xmas money to blow and i would like to upgrade my set up.

I have a Sony STR-K502 5.1 100w receiver that works just fine (10 bucks goodwill woot! )


and i have these speakers


what i would like is a significate upgrade over thouse (under 120 for a pair of speakers or more)



and a good subwoofer under 120 dollars.



CAN SOMEONE HELP PLEASE
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FYI: link is borken.

Under a 120 dollars for a pair? That's going to be hard to do. For that kind of money, you can go with the Promedia 2.1s... but that is about as good as you are going to get.

For $200 dollars, NHT's Superzero is very good as well as a few others.

I would suggest this site:http://www.audiogon.com/a/g?Speakers

They sell used speakers, kind of like a craigslist, but targets towards only audio equipment. Highly recommended for you.

Speakers I would look at that is around the 120 dollar mark:

Paradigm Phantom

Onix ELT

For a subwoofer, I would go for a


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I'd spend $250 on speakers and skip the sub. Preferably a used pair of speakers.
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