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i bought some 595s for my new sound card, now all i need are some speakers.
i like to game, and listen to a loooot of music. do you guys think the logitech Z-5500 will be better suiting or would KRK rockits g2 with a sub be a better choice? i want to be WOWed. i want amazing quality of music, what do you guys suggest?
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If you want amazing quality, stay far away from Logitech-anything.
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but the z-5500 is THX certified and it's surround sound.. you sure two monitors and a subwoofer will sound superior?
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but the z-5500 is THX certified and it's surround sound.. you sure two monitors and a subwoofer will sound superior?
THX certification is just for marketing, it means nothing about the sound quality.

Two KRK's and a sub will definitely sound better, hands down. If you absolutely need surround sound, go with the Klipsch Promedia 5.1's on ebay.
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I agree, the KRK's will sound way better. I would take a quality 2.0/2.1 system any day over a low end 5.1. I also agree that if you absolutely need surround I would go with the promedia's or just use the Dolby Headphone encoding built into the STX and use headphones.
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