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I am looking for a mini amp that I can use for a 2.1 setup on a computer. I ran across

. Would that be something like I need to use? Any other suggestions?

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I am looking for a mini amp that I can use for a 2.1 setup on a computer. I ran across this. Would that be something like I need to use? Any other suggestions?

Thanks
Does the .1 channel need to be powered as well, or will you be using a plate amp?

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Also, do you need a USB input like that Pyle has, or are standard L/R inputs acceptable?

Edit Again:

A lot of folks use this little Dayton, 15 watts at 4 ohms is more than enough for a set of computer speakers. I'd trust Dayton a heck of a lot more than Pyle as well.

This thing is also cute. For the money I may have to try it out someday, just for grins.
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Does the .1 channel need to be powered as well, or will you be using a plate amp?

Edit:

Also, do you need a USB input like that Pyle has, or are standard L/R inputs acceptable?

Edit Again:

A lot of folks use this little Dayton, 15 watts at 4 ohms is more than enough for a set of computer speakers. I'd trust Dayton a heck of a lot more than Pyle as well.

This thing is also cute. For the money I may have to try it out someday, just for grins.
The .1 will be a powered sub, so hooking into the left or right channel should suffice.

Yeah, I am not a big fan of Pyle. I just noticed it and it is around the size I am looking for. USB is not required. I like that Dayton. I am leaning more towards it now then the Pyle.
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While considerably larger, for the price you could get a nice used low-end receiver. Harman/Kardon also sells a lot of refurbished ones on eBay, you can get them under $100 shipped if you watch for them.
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