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i need new speakers since my 1996 Bose 301 Series 4 arnt really making good music anymore :/ these are plugged in to a yamaha r-v703 with an old 1986 bose subwoofer(would be replaced after the speakers).

i was looking at the Polk m10 but i listen to hiphop which i heard the m10 doesnt have very much bass. any1 tell me if i can get better speakers at that price or lower. budget is about 200$
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Logitech z2300?? Not bookshelf speakers like the Polks, but they are very very good for the price, and the bass is sharp- not boomy like bad speakers . Good for Hip hop since the bass is adjustable, and they are VERY loud on full.

http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Z-230...ified-Speaker-
Subwoofer/dp/B0002SQ2P2/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1300392863&sr=8-2

The others I would recommend would be the Klipsch Promedia 2.1. They are even more powerful.

Lastly- M-Audio® AV 40 . True to sound, maybe not suitable for hip hop though.
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No offense but the Bose speakers were probably never making good music. I would say get something like the NHT SuperZero 2.0s ($99 per pair) with an amp. The Swan M10s and Klipsch Promedia 2.1s are good too.
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i was actually looking at the Rokit 5.what do you think about that?

and i will be getting subs too,so speakers that doesnt have very good bass is fine.

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Originally Posted by noronhacandrew View Post
Logitech z2300?? Not bookshelf speakers like the Polks, but they are very very good for the price, and the bass is sharp- not boomy like bad speakers . Good for Hip hop since the bass is adjustable, and they are VERY loud on full.

http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Z-230...ified-Speaker-
Subwoofer/dp/B0002SQ2P2/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1300392863&sr=8-2

The others I would recommend would be the Klipsch Promedia 2.1. They are even more powerful.

Lastly- M-Audio® AV 40 . True to sound, maybe not suitable for hip hop though.

i had the x540 before this and this sounded better than it, it would have a hissing sound when i put it louder which is ANNOYING. i dont wanna waste money on something i wont like again :/
Edited by frankth3frizz - 3/18/11 at 10:01am
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