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Hi Guys,

I recently got an xfi usb pro and im kinda happy with it. You guys were right. Huge difference compared to onboard!! Im hearing instruments and notes that i wasnt hearing in the past. The instruments seem to be "seperated" (for a lack of a better word).

Im tweaking some settings on my xfi and i found cross over frequency.. What would be the best setting for this? I currently have a creative t20 and when i checked the box, it has a frequency response of 50khz - 20khz.
So i guess my question is, what would be the best frequency cross over for my speakers? Or am i approaching this frequency thingy from the wrong angle? Im a noob when it comes to audio equipment i have to say. Just thought some of the experts here can share their knowledge.

Thanks!
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I guess you mean 50 Hz - 20 KHz.
You have to find out were your subs higher end of frequency response is and your Satellites response on the lower end to correctly set the crossover frequency.
    
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i see. makes sense.. never thought of that... Thanks! ill try to find that out! ^_^ +rep.
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Just a quick input -
A 2 way crossover separates an audio signal into 2 different pieces. Frequencies above (say, 50Hz), and frequencies below (50Hz). This helps reduce distortion and makes sure the right sound goes to the right kind of speakers.
    
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