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I have had my G51's for almost 2 years now and never had an issue until now. Anytime I turn the speakers on there is popping noise. Not sure why but I am thinking it is from the wires. The popping stops when I move the wires but then it starts back up after a while. Anyone know why this would start happening all of a sudden? Thanks in advance.
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I suspect dodgy connection somewhere. All my logitech speakers have died from bad connections coming loose

Make sure the cables aren't being stressed.
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Do they cut in and out or continue to play sound with popping noise over the top?
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They continue to play sound with the popping over the top.
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Are you sure it's not your music player? If you have your buffer length set too low in foobar that can cause skips and pops.

If it is more of a crackling noise, that is probably from a loose connection. That would explain why touching the cables makes it stop. You may want to try repositioning the speakers / redoing cable management so there is less strain on the cables. If all jacks are fully inserted it may just be the result of cheap/poor soldering, which is often the case with cheap headphones and speakers. If they are still under warranty make logitech send you another set.
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Are you sure it's not your music player? If you have your buffer length set too low in foobar that can cause skips and pops.

If it is more of a crackling noise, that is probably from a loose connection. That would explain why touching the cables makes it stop. You may want to try repositioning the speakers / redoing cable management so there is less strain on the cables. If all jacks are fully inserted it may just be the result of cheap/poor soldering, which is often the case with cheap headphones and speakers. If they are still under warranty make logitech send you another set.
Its not a music player. I dont even have the PC on and the speakers will pop continuously unless I shut them off or it stops by itself. I have already disconnected everything and plugged it all back in and it worked. Then the popping started up again. Im thinking of contacting Logitech and having them sned me a new set of speakers. I dont know what else to do.
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Anyone else have any ideas?
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