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...or any other recommendations for a sub $200 speaker set-up.

I'm over my impulse purchase of the Logitech Z2300 last year...ok sound, but excessive boom...takes your attention away from the mediocre fronts.

I like the AV-40s...wondering if I could pair them with the Z2300s sub so it has something to compete with. lol.

I need speakers that will help my recent soundcard addtion shine...I have a pair of Sennheiser HD280s and a Tritton AX720 already so the cans are covered.
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I have used the AV40's and I can say that the promedia's sound substantially better. The Swan M10's are very on par with the Promedia but lack the bass kick the promedias provide.
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I have the Promedias and they are on the same level as the Z2300's albeit a bit less boom-y and more clear.

Great speakers but some of the previous models suffer from control pod issues so keep that in mind.
 
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Hmmm....I wonder if I should just keep the Z2300s for now and later on go for the Swan M50W. I'll check out the promedias @ BB later on in the week.

Any other recommendations would be great. Thanks all!
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ProMedia's don't even compare to Logitechs.

Its comparing good 2.1's to crappy 2.1's, I think people only buy the z2300's for the sub....
    
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The sub isn't any good either haha.
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post #7 of 10
You could get some BX5a's for that price and use the z-2300 sub until you can afford a better one. Or not use it at all if you don't need to much boom.
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post #8 of 10
The promedias fer sure. They sound good and have the best bass your going to find for the price. However they are sort of low quality built. The speaker was making a high pitched loud noise the first day I got it. My second pair, one channel died on the amp.
    
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post #9 of 10
Promedias hands down.
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post #10 of 10
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Thanks for the tips guys...this thread can be deleted...lol....budget went up and i picked up a used receiver dirt cheap and went with NHT SuperZero 2.1.
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