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Old 09-20-06, 09:48 PM   #1
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What's a good sounding fairly inexpensive PC Speaker system with a Subwoofer?

Ok so Me Mum's PC speakers no workie.I'd like to get her a system for her B-Day that uses two speakers and a subwoofer.Something under $100.00..

Let's here the suggestions.Provide a link, and the best price you know of on it if you can.

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Old 09-20-06, 09:59 PM   #2
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Anything by Creative Labs will be pretty good. Boston Acoustic also makes some nice ones that aren;t too expensive.
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Old 09-20-06, 10:06 PM   #3
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logitech z3. simply the best value 2.1 sound i've ever heard, and only $45
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Old 09-21-06, 06:11 AM   #4
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$30.00 at Walmart: Sounds pretty decent: I knowe Walmart! Blexch, but: Drrabrand Subwoofer Home theater audio
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Old 09-21-06, 01:24 PM   #5
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So judging by the replies there aren't many decient low cost systems out there.Ether that or a lot of you people don't care, it's just noise.
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ummmmmmmm if you're willing to spend 100 bucks you can find stuff at best buy
at 45 bucks the logitech Z3 is the best bet
although my brothers logictech sounds weirder compared to mine.

If you're an "audiophile" you really shouldn't be scoffing at people who aren't audio philes at the same time asking for the cheapest one. I believe you're looking at 200+ for audiophiliac.

I have used Boston Accoustics and Logitech and both are great. Altec Lansing is also another good one but i think that is in the 90-110 range again.
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Agreed, the key word was cheap!
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Agreed, the key word was cheap!
Where did I put cheap?? I put inexpensive!

Ok Ok..So what's the best make and model I can get for around $100.00?
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Yes I am a bit of an audiophile but I'm not going to get carried away here.
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ohh man ( no offense) but for a minute there when I read the title... I thought Merton came back!
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ohh man ( no offense) but for a minute there when I read the title... I thought Merton came back!

Altec Lansing at Frys for $45
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I have the JBL Alien II satellite speaker system with sub, sounds great, and looks great too. However, the Harmon Kardon Sound Sticks II for about $30 more are even better sounding...the JBL's can sound a tad tinny, but for me, I havent had any complaints with the JBL.
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Old 09-21-06, 05:57 PM   #13
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ohh man ( no offense) but for a minute there when I read the title... I thought Merton came back!
Why's that...Come on I can take it LOL

Was it the inexpensive part???
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Does Cambridge Soundworks still make anything?
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