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Old 11-06-2006, 09:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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http://www.alteclansing.com/product_...pID=5100&sID=0

I will be useing these for mainly gaming, so ugh, worth a buy? Opinions please. Many thanks.
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I will be useing these for mainly gaming, so ugh, worth a buy? Opinions please. Many thanks.
how much are they? what sound card do you have?

I think that the computer speakers out there are klipsch. Man, my 2.1 Promedia speakers are freeking amazing, of course i do have an x-fi to go with them, but they still rock. If your looking for a 5.1 set:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836119106
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how much are they? what sound card do you have?

I think that the computer speakers out there are klipsch. Man, my 2.1 Promedia speakers are freeking amazing, of course i do have an x-fi to go with them, but they still rock. If your looking for a 5.1 set:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836119106
I have a Sound Blaster X-Fi Fatal1ty sound card.
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I have a Sound Blaster X-Fi Fatal1ty sound card.
nice. what's your budget for speakers?
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nice. what's your budget for speakers?
£200/$380
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ok. well, i like altec lancing speakers but i saw a huge difference when i switched to my klipsch speakers. I'd go with the 5.1 speakers i linked ya to.
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ok. well, i like altec lancing speakers but i saw a huge difference when i switched to my klipsch speakers. I'd go with the 5.1 speakers i linked ya to.
I'll seriously take it into consideration. They seem to have gotten a lot of good reviews. Also, another question, is it possible to run two videocards at once for better performance, as I was thinking of buying 2 Nvidia 7900gtx graphics cards.
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I'll seriously take it into consideration. They seem to have gotten a lot of good reviews. Also, another question, is it possible to run two videocards at once for better performance, as I was thinking of buying 2 Nvidia 7900gtx graphics cards.
No, this is why:

http://www.techist.com/showthread.php?threadid=79791
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I'm a fan of Logitech myself... (own 3 sets, and one Altec) to me... the Altec is blown away by the logitech... checck these out maybe:

http://justdeals.stores.yahoo.net/9701150403.html
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