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Speaker system finally complete 5.2 surround sound!!!!

---Speakers---
2x Logitech THX Front Speakers

2x Creative EAX Rear Speakers

1x Creative EAX Center Speaker

---Subwoofers---
2x 15' inch VR-3's 1000 Watts each subwoofer

Yeah im really happy about this i been waiting for a nice loud Exploding experience like when i play games and stuff blow's up or the guns goin off in black ops and action movies and horror movies are just a BLAST!!

That's 2,000 Watt's of just subwoofer power now thats X-Treme Gaming and Movie sound right there!!

---- Q&A ----
(Q)-(1) Best part of the setup?

(A)-(1) Hmmmm... Well i gotta think for a while about this one (2-hours-later) Being sarcastic about the thinking part LoOoL!! It's definitely the 2 VR-3's rated at 1,000 Watt's a piece!!! And that they were also FREE!!!!

(Q)-(2) Worst/Least favorite part of the setup?

(A)-(2) Well it's gotta be the small little Creative subwoofer box im using to power these 2 monsterous VR-3's hey it's still really loud like a car lol lot's of bass i can't wait to upgrade and get sufficient hardware to handle the 2,000 Watt's!!!



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Edited by zothos - 2/28/11 at 9:43pm
    
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post #2 of 78
Did you not like your ability to hear things very much? I know it might seems trivial now, but you might want it someday, like when you want to make a phone call... listen (not hear) to music... converse with your significant other... etc...

EDIT:

You are powering them with what??? Nevermind... I think your hearing will be just fine.
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Did you not like your ability to hear things very much? I know it might seems trivial now, but you might want it someday, like when you want to make a phone call... listen (not hear) to music... converse with your significant other... etc...

EDIT:

You are powering them with what??? Nevermind... I think your hearing will be just fine.
This is significant to my setup for my gaming/multimedia pc rig i love gaming and watching movies and for them to shake my room when explosions are going off or when a plane flys over head on the movie it sounds really GREAT!!!! And this is strictly for my pc rig when im on it other then that i dont need to hear nothing but what im watching or playing!!!
    
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Soon will be powering them with 2x 1000 Watt amps!!!!! EXTREME SOUND!!!
    
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This is significant to my setup for my gaming/multimedia pc rig i love gaming and watching movies and for them to shake my room when explosions are going off or when a plane flys over head on the movie it sounds really GREAT!!!! And this is strictly for my pc rig when im on it other then that i dont need to hear nothing but what im watching or playing!!!
My brain can't compute run-on sentences very well... Sorry... I will try to understand your post later.
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What I don't understand is why you didn't go with a HT receiver setup...so much better than the Logitechs. Anyways, I feel sad for your neighbors.
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What I don't understand is why you didn't go with a HT receiver setup...so much better than the Logitechs. Anyways, I feel sad for your neighbors.
I didnt go with anything like a reciever because im using everything i got for free the whole setup And yea my neighbor is never home ever except for like at night 3rd shift-ish hes weird like that lol
    
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post #8 of 78
Those VR-3's will blow to hell and back with 50w RMS. Have fun with that. What'd you spend, $20 on the whole setup?

EDIT:
Oh free!!! That explains it.

You couldn't PAY ME to take that junk honestly. Those VR-3 subwoofers are O'Reily's brand knock off subwoofer. They can BARELY handle 50w, and even then they sound like a wet turd doing it. They're $15 each brand new, I think that speaks for their quality.

Have fun attempting to get 1000w out of them. I enjoy a good fire show.
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i got these from my brother and yea there cheapies with a big bang i heard them in his car hooked up to a 1500 watt amp and they set car alarms off and the bass wasnt craclky or nothing it was perfect so i dont know what yur talkin bout but yea i know ther cheap and from walmart!!
Edited by zothos - 2/28/11 at 10:28pm
    
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i got these from my brother and yea there cheapies with a big bang i heard them in his car hooked up to a 1500 watt amp and they set car alarms off and the bass wasnt craclky or nothing it was perfect so i dont know what yur talkin bout but yea i know ther cheap and from walmart!!
Umm, no. He didn't have 1500w running through them. Wal Mart carries NOTHING, and I repeat NOTHING higher than about 150w or so. The best subwoofer they have is 350w RMS (in store). Their best amp is around 150w, and its a 2 channel.

And if he's setting car alarms off with those, then those car alarms weren't calibrated correctly. My door speakers honestly move more air then those things do. I absolutely SMOKED a pair of those once with 100w RMS to them, in a sealed box.

Your brother gave them to you for free for a reason. It's because he didn't feel like disposing of them himself. Or he doesn't know anything about car audio either, could be either or.
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