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Is this a good deal? More importantly, will it sound as good or better than the ProMedia 2.1?



I crossed out the location and contact info because I don't want someone stealing a good deal from me.
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If every thing is in working condition then yes looks pretty sweet to me.
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For computer speakers, they are pretty nice. Compared to the home theater/entry level audiophile Klipsch....not so much.

They're worth the price, but be advised. The weak point of those is the B.A.S.H. amp. They are not very durable. i.e.: prone to burning up repeatedly. Just don't beat on them, and they'll be fine.

Edit: Make sure they're fully operational before allowing cash to trade hands.
Edited by Lucky 13 SpeedShop - 4/7/11 at 8:31pm
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Originally Posted by Lucky 13 SpeedShop View Post
For computer speakers, they are pretty nice. Compared to the home theater/entry level audiophile Klipsch....not so much.

They're worth the price, but be advised. The weak point of those is the B.A.S.H. amp. They are not very durable. i.e.: prone to burning up repeatedly. Just don't beat on them, and they'll be fine.
So shipping them would not be a good idea? Otherwise it's a 2+ hour round trip.
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So shipping them would not be a good idea? Otherwise it's a 2+ hour round trip.
Oh no. I wouldn't do it if you can't check them 1st unless the buyer will accept Paypal. I wouldn't touch them with a 10ft. pole otherwise. If he'll agree to P.P., then I'd say all systems go for launch.
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You must absolutely see them in person. There can be so many things wrong with it if you don't check. 100 dollars is insanely good for those speakers. They're normally 350.
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You must absolutely see them in person. There can be so many things wrong with it if you don't check. 100 dollars is insanely good for those speakers. They're normally 350.
After further consideration. I agree with Simca. Those amps are too finicky, and the price is too good. Take the road trip, or look elsewhere.
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