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Originally Posted by youra6 View Post
You really ride the bandwagon don't you? Logitech makes excellent mice and game controllers.
lol give me a break dude, ive owned logitech keyboards & mice for the past i dont even know how many years

pretty sure you knew i meant speakers since we're talking about the z5500 in the speaker subforum, but way to get all defensive

ill state it properly for you though, any logitech speaker is NOT good quality or even good value in terms of accurate sound reproduction (not to mention their durability/worksmanship is subpar too)

people have different standards, true, but it's more of an ignorance is bliss thing.. how else would bose & skullcandy still be in business
Edited by koven - 12/29/10 at 6:40pm
post #32 of 48
The main issue regarding these speakers, is that the sound does not live up to the price.


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lol give me a break dude, ive owned logitech keyboards & mice for the past i dont even know how many years

pretty sure you knew i meant speakers since we're talking about the z5500 in the speaker subforum, but way to get all defensive

ill state it properly for you though, any logitech speaker is NOT good quality or even good value in terms of accurate sound reproduction (not to mention their durability/worksmanship is subpar too)

people have different standards, true, but it's more of an ignorance is bliss thing.. how else would bose & skullcandy still be in business
Logitech makes use of drivers from Tangband Speakers in their higher-end sets, like the Z series.

Technically speaking, those are good drivers being placed in a horrible, thin plastic enclosure.
The sub driver is also from Tangband, but tuned for SPL instead of SQ.
Really, the Z5500 is kind of a one-note wonder.
Edited by Volvo - 12/29/10 at 7:12pm
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Get some audioengine 2's
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i have a pair of z-2300 and i used to think they were amazing! but that was before i got myself a ghetto receiver and bookshelf speakers/ sub
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Why are there always Logitech threads asking if it's good or not. Then people proceed to argue about how great or how crap it is. Every week there's at least one thread about Logitech speakers.

Can someone tag a FAQ about Logitech speakers in the Home / Computer Audio section?
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I've got the Z-2300, and I love them. I put the bass on the right of my case (my case is to the right of me to begin with), and that blocks most of the overly "boomy" bass and lets only a reasonable amount through. I like 'em, just my $ 0.02.
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Bose!!!
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Bose!!!
Oh you!
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Nope
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Unless you can get them for under $200 (which is unlikely now), no.

There are better sounding alternatives.
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