Go Back   Forums @ The Digital Fix > Gadgets and Gizmos > Home Entertainment Hardware forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-03-2005, 12:39   #1
Guest 41110
Frontier Psychiatrist
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Synesthesia
Posts: 2,775
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Red face Looking to upgrade to a 5.1 sound system, but have no idea what to look for...

Currently I just use the speakers on my TV, and they actually sound pretty good (easily as good as the stereo I used to have my DVD player hooked up to. However, I think it's about time I got a surround system... the problem is I have no idea what system is good, and what isn't. I'm really not looking for a top of the line system... I just want something that's decent and affordable.

I noticed these three systems while browsing earlier...

http://www.savapoint.com/savapoint/p...&gid=&cid=2618

http://www.savapoint.com/savapoint/p...&gid=&cid=2618

http://www.savapoint.com/savapoint/p...&gid=&cid=2618

Could anyone advise me as to whether any would be worth bothering with? Or if they're not, recommend me a system, or what I should be looking for?

Thanks.

Last edited by Aretak; 01-03-2005 at 12:40.
Guest 41110 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2005, 12:47   #2
The Icebun
Trusted User
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Wigan
Posts: 762
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Think you'll need to spend a bit more than Ł19.99 to get a decent setup - all those three look like they're designed for PCs rather than "proper" home cinema. Some of those speakers only output 3W !

Depends on your budget really, but you should really be looking at separate amp/speaker packages.
The Icebun is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:01.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright ©2000 - 2018 Poisonous Monkey Ltd. Part of The Digital Fix Network