1. argonil

    Help finding PC speakers at <$500

    Hi you beautiful audio connoisseurs! I'm a novice hoping to find the right PC speakers for my desk. I've read reviews and watched "Top 10" lists but they all conflict with each other and I suspect that some of them are basically paid advertisements, so I wanna ask the real enthusiasts. I think...
  2. Paul Sheridan

    Active Nearfield Computer Speakers

    Currently using a pair of Sonos speakers (ones) for my PC/office setup... these sound muddy and un-responsive, not only that but they don't link directly to my PC (only able to use via Roon). So therefore I am looking for a reasonably cheap and much better alternative to these. these currently...
  3. Creative Pebble Plus

    Creative Pebble Plus

    Dimensions (H x W x D) Left Satellite: 116 x 122 x 115mm / 4.5 x 4.8 x 4.5 inches, Right Satellite: 116 x 122 x 115mm / 4.5 x 4.8 x 4.5 inches, Subwoofer: 150 x 195 x 202mm / 5.9 x 7.7 x 8 inches Cable Length Right to left Satellite: 1.2m molded cable, Line in: 1.2m terminated with 3.5mm stereo...
  4. JustJohn

    Smallish bookshelf (no stands) vs ProMedia

    Background info if you care: I have been using a pair of Klipsch B-2 bookshelf speakers with a Topping amp/DAC, but moved those to the TV where I think they are better suited. They are a little too big for my desk and I felt like the sound was going past me a bit. Main question: What is going...
  5. Iqbal

    HELP connecting Xonar Essence STX with Solo 6C & a Subwoofer

    Hey guys,   I currently have a Xonar Essense STX connected to the Microlabs SOLO 6C and I wanted to add a subwoofer to compliment them.   I was wondering how do i go about connecting a subwoofer to this setup ? all help will be appreciated.   Also i have a yamaha sw-p130 subwoofer...
  6. ramachandra

    Almi's Logitech Z-5500 Mod (High-End upgrade for the speaker system)

    Logitech Z-5500 Digital 5.1 Speaker System Modding This great speaker system brought many happy hours for its owners since its appearance and it’s still very popular. A nice combination of decent sound quality with an affordable price tag. After years of active friendship we may fell the...
  7. inDeeDy

    Subwoofer to pair with Mackie mr5's?

    I've looked on the internet and through head-fi but cant seem to get a solid answer.   I'm looking for a sub to pair with my mackie mr5s but not sure if i need a powered subwoofer or not. My price range is up to 300$   The subwoofers that people seem to recommend are:   BIC america...
  8. zzbloopzz

    Upgrading from Lepai + Dayton B652 + Polk PSW10 to better speakers/amp?

    Hello Head-Fi,   I just went with this budget setup the beginning of this year. I am super impressed with it and hardly use my headphones anymore. My current setup is:   Desktop > Fiio E17 > FiiO L7 adapter > Lepai LP-2020A+ > Polk PSW10 > Dayton B652   However, I would like to...
  9. element72

    Is this a good deal? for 2.1 speakers   I found these for $70 brand new + free shipping.
  10. 2

    Help with my set-up.

    I'm pretty new to the game. I have an AudioTechnica ATLP 120 that I've had for a bit over a year, a Laptop, and a pair of Sennheiser HD 598. Here's what I want to do: I want to purchase a receiver as well as a pair of bookshelf speakers. I've been doing some research but I feel like I don't know...
  11. lawless420

    Looking for computer speakers

    I used to have the Logitech z-5500 speakers but they were damaged in a flood. I am looking for something to replace them. I have done some forum digging around on many different websites and people seem to think the z-5500 were over rated. If that is the case, what is better? As it stands now, I...
  12. theLiminator

    Best Value Desktop Monitors at around $100-200

    Could you guys list the best value desktop speakers at that price range?   If possible, list the best small sized ones, and then the best standard sized ones. I'm actually very low on deskspace, due to an enormous tower.   Thanks!
  13. Zhau

    HK Soundsticks II or Bose Companion 5

    Please help!    Buying speakers for the first time. The only good equipment I own are Klpish Image 4 headphones. Which I absolutely love. Though the Bass do feel a little less sometime.   Most of the times the speakers will be connected to my Ipad.   Happens to be my birthday on the...
  14. GerGa

    How do I make a 2.1 setup with one volume control?

    Just like it says,  I am looking at putting together a 2.1 system for my computer.  If I go with active speakers, can I add a subwoofer and still have only ONE volume knob?  I heard that sometimes you can end up with a sub that has separate volume adjust.   thanks
  15. ShadyD

    Speaker setup issues

    So I bought new speakers the other day the Creative Gigaworks T40s  and wanted to hook them up to use with my old but still functioning Altec Lansing MX5021 subwwofer. (The speakers were broken but the sub was fine). I have the Asus Realtek sound Manager and when i set it up with the 2 different...
  16. MagnaCumLaude

    I am looking for some speakers for my dorm room.

    Hello Head-Fi,        Like the title says, I am looking for some speakers for my dorm room.  I haven't really looked at any sort of speaker systems and just have no clue on where to go.  I have some headphones but not a nice speaker system.  I am hoping this will be a system that will can...
  17. nikp

    Need help choosing good designed computer speakers!

    Hello!   I need help choosing new speakers for my computer. The thing is.. I am not looking for huge bulky speakers that take up a lot of space and the speakers will most likely be close to the wall so heating might be an issue. What are some decent speakers with good all around performance...
  18. chuckle490

    2.1 system for EDM, on a budget of $200-$300

    Can anyone point me towards a 2.1 monitor system for listening to EDM, and Mixing? Thanks!
  19. zakazak

    Magnat Zero 8 vs Infinity SM 150

    Hey there, I currently have 2x Magnat Zero 8 connected to my Sony TA-F690ES amp. I could now get 2x Infinity SM 150 for a rly cheap price. I wonder if its worth changing to the Infinity's ?   Has anyone experience with them?   Thanks :)   @edit: no subwoofer connected, used for music...
  20. Ygate

    Computer speakers for about 500$

    Hi   I am looking to buy computer speakers for under 500$ though the budget is flexable, from reading the forums KEF iQ30 and Polk RTI A3 are recommended, any other recommendations? I would like to have a sub with it but have no idea which ones goes well with either, I assume if I choose...
  21. C

    How to wire speakers for computer?

    Hi all, I'm quite inexperienced with home audio and I'm moving up from computer speakers (Klipsch Promedia 2.1). I kinda went ahead and bought most of my setup already since I got a pretty good deal.     What I have/have ordered:   Precision Acoustics 2-Way Bookshelf Speakers (HD4)...
  22. bowei006

    2.0 or 2.1 speakers for a mid size living room

    Hello, I am looking for 2.0 or 2.1 speakers for a mid sized living room of weird proportions and thus we aren't going to be sound proofing or getting foam to smooth out the corners or etc.   They need to be loud enough is all. Right now, KRK Rokit's and AudioEngine 5+'s are on the list
  23. bsneed

    Working on a Mac audio player app, looking for some feedback.

    EDIT: I originally posted this in the wrong forum I think, so reposting it here.     Heya head-fi'ers,   I've been lurking here for a year or so now and just wanted to say thanks to everyone for all the information, opinions, help, advice, etc.  This is one of my favorite sites and...
  24. Valicious

    My ancient Logitechs broke, need new speakers

    I am on the hunt for new speakers.  My 8 year-old Logitechs half-broke, and now it is painful to listen to.  I'm wanting to go the passive speaker+receiver route, and I am quite lost.  I have an old RCA receiver that I'll link below.  I need you guys to tell me if I need to get a new one to run...
  25. scrubbington

    Reasonably priced PC speakers

    Hi.. Title says it all.  I'm looking for a subwoofer and speaker setup around the 100 dollar price range anything cheaper would be good too.    Is it possible to find a decent setup for this price-range?    Thanks in advance, Scrubbington