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Best budget 5.1 Speakers?

Discussion in 'Sound City' started by cyclone79, 23 Jul 2006.

  1. cyclone79

    Gangster

    Joined: 4 Oct 2004

    Posts: 187

    Location: The Glorious South Coast

    I am looking to buy some 5.1 speakers for my PC, can you guys recommend the best speakers for around £60?


    Thanks,

    Regards,

    Matt. :)

    http://www.mattward.co.uk
     
    Last edited: 13 Nov 2006
  2. Fraggr

    Mobster

    Joined: 29 Jun 2006

    Posts: 3,370

    Location: Sheffield

    Creative Inspire T6060 5.1 Speakers - Retail (SP-060-CL)

    Price: £42.75 (£50.23 Including VAT at 17.5%)

    It's probably what I'm going to get, unless anyone can find anything better for the price.
     
  3. fish99

    Soldato

    Joined: 19 May 2005

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    Location: Doncaster

    Logitech X530 are worth looking at. Never used the T6060 though so can't compare the two sets.
     
  4. geeza

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    i recommened not getting pc speakers. get an amp and 5.1 speaker package. Or go into richer sounds or another audio shop and ask them about 5.1 systems

    edit -oh sorry, you said budget, didnt see that.
     
  5. Fraggr

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    Location: Sheffield

    Heh, I'm not getting them anymore. I'm going after a 2.1 set for £50. You'll get much better 2.1 speakers than 5.1s for £50-£60.
     
  6. Dr.EM

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    Joined: 15 Jun 2006

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    Location: Swindon

    Yes, definately spend your budget on a 2.1 set. My brother has the T6060s and doesn't like them at all, not reccomended. Otherwise, save up more for a good 5.1 set, you won't get sound quality on a 5.1 set for £50.