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Old December 30, 2010, 02:44 PM
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Default Best 5.1 Surround speakers for PC. About 100euro max

Does it support 5.1 surround. Like, can I plug everything in to make it work properly, or do I have 2 buy a soundcard(SOLVED)
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Which is better Logitech x-540 or z506? Or maybe something else. No 100euro+ prizes.. (like 105 is ok but not 120 stuff)
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Old December 30, 2010, 04:20 PM
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Not a big fan of the x-540s, they sound sub-standard to their predecessor the x-530s
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You'll be able to connect to the X540 with the P6x58D no problem.
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Old January 1, 2011, 07:21 AM
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Thanks.
Now I need to know the best 5.1 XD
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Old January 1, 2011, 11:17 AM
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I bought some used x540 off ebay ($55) cause I heard that the z506 wasn't as good and couldn't wall mount (but no objective data). It was used so 5 out of the 6 speakers work. good enough for me to play music and watch a movie and game. Matrix button has to be pressed for me to hear the surround sound stuff. I have no sound card, just the ports off the motherboard.
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best 5.1 surround and then a price limit?
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best 5.1 surround and then a price limit?
If I state it like this:

Best 5.1 Surround sound PC Speakers at the price range of 100euro or less if they are better.
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How about this; Take the time to save some more money and get back to us. A 5.1 system at that price is a waste of your money. Either buy some decent headphones + sound card and use 5.1 emulation, or save your money for a good 400-500 dollar(so like 200ish euro's) system.
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Old January 4, 2011, 10:21 AM
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How about this; Take the time to save some more money and get back to us. A 5.1 system at that price is a waste of your money. Either buy some decent headphones + sound card and use 5.1 emulation, or save your money for a good 400-500 dollar(so like 200ish euro's) system.
why soundcard.. mines good enough..
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Old January 4, 2011, 10:24 AM
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Didn't see you list one anywhere, but still.
If you are just gaming and playing music, buy a GOOD 2.1 system.
5.1 "big box" crap is just that. Crap, wasted money.
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