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    speaker receiver question

    just bought klipsch quintet 5.1 speakers and yamaha rxv481 receiver. I believe the speakers are 8omh and the receiver is 6omh, do you think this will cause a problem? What can or should i set things to, to get the best out of both?
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    Noob needing help with crossover

    Upgrading from a all-in-one home theater in a box so I'm really just learning home audio. Got a few deals over this holiday sales I couldn't refuse. Klipsch quintet V set for $249. Klipsch R-12SW for $225 and pioneer elite vsxlx301 for $400 The quintet's manual says to crossover at 120hz. The...
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    No sound from DVD

    i have a sharp tv and Klipsch sound bar with a Toshiba HD DVD player. Worked great but the DVD player is going bad so purchased a Samsung blu ray. Then a Sony. Great picture but no sound on either of them. Samsung nor Sony customer service could help with the problem. Called Klipsch and they...
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    Need help throwing together a 2.1 set (Canada)

    im currently using logitech z623, they're ok, sub is nice but speakers lack mid and high detail and produce flat sound, recently i purchased my dad the klipsch pro media 2.1 and i am super impressed with the speakers themselves, i loved the high and mid clarity and it really bought the music to...
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    Ohms compatibility question when choosing new speakers

    So about a year ago I set about building a good home theatre for my home. I had a design that should work out pretty smooth. I bought an Onky HT-RC460 receiver, and have a Klipsch SW-110 subwoofer. And had a corresponding selection of Klipsch speakers to match. However to due to life i wasn't...
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    Sony STRDH-130 a good match for Klipsch 1.2 speakers

    Just purchased Sony receiver (STRDH130) - 100 watts x 2 @ 8 ohms, 1kHz for powerful sound. Have Klipsch 1.2 speakers (50W - 8ohm - 250 watts peak - 50Hz-20kHz±3dB Is the 100 watt receiver too much for the Klipsch speakers? thanks in advance Kind regards RudyW
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    Amp for bookshelves

    Hey guys. Although I'm a bit tight on money I really want to get the klipsch RP150M bookshelf speakers butI can't afford an expensive amp. But I've heard that it is very easily driven and so I want to ask if I could drive them with the Lepai 2020A+ amp as a temporary solution(I'll be using it on...
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    Upgrading from Soundsticks3, looking for the best 2.1 computer speaker

    Hey all, I've had the Soundsticks 3 for a few years but now I'm thinking about getting new speakers. I have been looking at the Klipsch Promedia 2.1 and the Swan M50w, and I primarily listen to EDM and alternative. My max budget is $300 thank you!
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    Help with Klipsch subwoofer setup

    OK, so I finally pulled the trigger and got the following. My question is the subwoofer settings. There is a gain and low pass. I am not sure how these can be optimized please advice, thanks! Klispsch 5.1 Front: L/R - Icon KB-15 Center: Klipsch Icon KC-25 Rear L/R: Klipsch R-14M Receiver ...
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    Multiple speakers using different inputs?

    I have a Klipsch sound bar connected using the optical cable and a pair of Klipsch Pro-media 2.1 computer speakers connected using the standard 3.5mm audio jack. I want to use them both at the same time (for surround sound) but nothing I've tried so far is working. They work fine independently...
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    Need Help with New receiver

    Hi! My setup: BW CM1 S2's for front speakers BW CM centre S2 BW M1'S for surround speakers Klipsch sub In the future I want the CM1's as surround and CM8's as front en the M1'S as surround back for 7.1. Now im looking for a <700 euro receiver and two are in my mind: the Denon X3200w and...
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    Home Audio Project

    So i have two 12 inch Rockford Fosgates max watt peak 1200/600rms with 2 Klipsch r14 speakers in my room. All that is ran off a 1000w Sony receiver and im looking for to getting a Seismic Audio - LE-3000 - Power Amplifier - 3000 Watts to run my subs but the only problem is i only want my subs...
  13. revolultrablue

    I'm looking for a new pair of computer speakers.. Will you look at the list and give suggestions?

    I recently purchased a soundblaster zxr. I'm looking for a pair of computer speakers to compliment them. The ones I'm looking at are: klipsch promedia 2.1 m-audio av42 Mackie Cr4's Any suggestions would be appreciated. I wouldn't mind suggestions for other speakers around this price range...
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    Can I use Klipsch RP 260 with Bose acoustimass series 5 as front speaker?

    I have 2 Klipsch RP 260.I would like to upgrade my system to 7.1.can I use these speakers as front in my Bose acoustimass 10 series 5?
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    Amount of power needed for Klipsch KLF-10s

    I have a pair of klf-10 speakers that inherited from my father. I do not have the receiver he used to drive these amazing speakers. I currently i have a sony str-k740p. With the str-k740p I do not even get close to the amount of loudness out of the speakers as my father would. I believe this is...
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    Is there a better option for speakers than Klipsch ProMedia 2.1?

    I bought some speakers from Best Buy: http://www.bestbuy.com/site/klipsch-promedia-2-1-speaker-system-3-piece-black/9382232.p?id=1218095770265&skuId=9382232 I was wondering if there was something better out there for around the same price (up to about $200ish or so). I just realized that it's...
  17. TechnologyHatesMeButILoveIt

    What is the best speaker mount for plaster walls?

    I have four Klipsch R-14M, but do not know the best way to hang them on my walls, which are plaster. I finally upgraded from the terrible Insignia speakers that I used as a temporary replacement for the Yamaha speakers that stopped working after four years of use. Both the Insignia and Yamaha...
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    Mixed Klipsch Speaker Setup

    Hey there! I found a good deal on some Klipsch speakers, http://www.klipsch.com/products/promedia-gmx-a-2-1-computer-speaker-system it is this kind! the deal contains 5 of the satellite speakers, but no subwoofer. Would it be possible to use the 5 all together and then use a random subwoofer...
  19. Kisianik

    Logitech Z623 vs Klipsch Promedia 2.1 gaming first, music second

    As the title ask. I have Creative Sound Blaster Z, Logitech G51 died 10 hours ago after at least 6-8 years of service.. I know this question was asked and answered a thousand times, and I read tons of reviews for both sets, however I noticed that majority of Klipsch owners were saying that they...
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    Connect Klipsch soundbar with HDMI TV, cable box and DVD plyer

    Need assistance for hooking up. Klipsch sound bar to HDMI TV, cable box and DVD player
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    what would a pair of Klipsch SF1 speakers be worth? about 10 years old and not used after 6 months. perfect condition.?

    nice speakers. gently used $250 new. Hooked them up to Denon 3806. Sounded slightly bass. My friend wants to buy them. I tried to give them to him but he wants to pay " a fair Price" Thanks.
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    Home Theater Speakers and installation

    My Home is getting ready and need help with the surround sound for media room. I have been quoted $1300 for Inwall Klipsch speakers for 7.1 system. Don't know what the speaker model numbers are etc. Can you please advise me if I am headed in the best direction, from a price perspective, the...
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    powered sub w/speaker hook upe

    will sound work if I hook up speakers to klipsch powered sub woofer. it has speaker outlets..or is it a waste of time? I was thinking of taking two of my speakers from the 7.1 set up and hook them up to the sub woofer. Is this possible? How? What do I need to do to listen to all 8 speakers at...
  24. flying_squid

    Klispch promedia 2.1 to digital amp

    is it at all possible to connect the Klipsch ProMedia 2.1 system [http://www.klipsch.com/promedia-2-1-computer-speakers/details] to denon's PMA-50 [http://usa.denon.com/us/product/hificomponents/amplifiershf/pma50] or a similar product, and if it is possible, would it be worth it? thanks
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    Pulling the trigger on 7.1. Thoughts on setup?

    Just looking for some advice from the helpful community. I turned a basement room into a 14'x21' theater room. Nice Sony HD projector and I'm looking at a 7.1 Klipsch system to polish it off. What I'm looking at is: 2x RF-62 II (floor standing) 4x RS-42 II (for my surrounds) 1x R-112SW (sub) 1x...
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    speakers with 2 separate ports for speaker wire

    So I am at a crossroads in my upgrading my sound system at home. I currently have a 7.1 surround sound in my den at home, and all of the left's and right's are all mounted on the wall and have the speaker wire run through the attic. I am looking at going with floorstanding speakers from...
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    An issue with multiple playback devices on Windows PC.

    Went out and got myself an Asus Xonar DSX 7.1 soundcard. With my 7.1 headset plugged into the soundcard everything works great. But there's no playback option for me to switch back to my main speakers in the playback devices menu. Can I only use the PCI soundcard after I've installed it? :??:
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    Klipsch Reference RC-52 II v Definitive Technology ProCenter 1000

    Just seen a lot of people saying they have the Definitive Tech, and wasnt sure if there was a big difference between these two center channel speakers. I tried my Klipsch quintet center channel in my 7.1 and after tinkering with it, found it to be a huge upgrade over the Bose VCS-10, so I know...
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    Klipsch Promedia 2.1 vs KRK RP5 G3?

    I'm looking for a good set of speakers with a clear mid and treble and a very nice deep bass that you can feel. I've been looking around quite a lot and I am trying to decide between these 2 speakers. I don't care about the price. I am a gamer and I produce house music. What would be better...
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    Klipsch Promedia 2.1 Vs. Logitech Z623

    I have read an article about Klipsch Promedia 2.1 and Logitech Z623 here http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/pc-speaker-2.1-channel-subwoofer,2835-8.html As i can understand they are not far apart in teams of sound quality. I am asking this, because a lot of people saying that Logitech Z623 set...
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    good PC speakers

    hi im currently looking for good pc speakers for my system i just built. i was looking at the klipsch pro media 2.1 but some of the reviews makes me want other opinions who have more knowlege than myself. are there any other speakers that are worth getting over these ones? 5.1 or 2.1 doesnt...
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    I just bought a Klipsch blue tooth Kmc3 it has one 3.5mm input aux and I want to hook up my Gemini PDT6000 digital turntable

    connecting digital turntable to klipsch blue tooth Mmc3
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    klipsch R-10SW or Bic America F12

    im currently looking for a new subwoofer. my budget is about $300. ive seen the klipsch r-10sw at best buy but there arent many reviews for it online. for the bic america f12 alot of people like it and say its a really good subwoofer for the price. the klipsch normally goes for $349 but its on...
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    Computer Speakers vs Your Own Stero Setup

    I had ordered the klipsch ProMedia speakers for my desktop, but from what I have heard, if they were built since their klipsch's acquisition, they arent very good. I am now thinking about building my own stereo setup with a $300 budget. These are primarily for music, although I will also game...
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    AV Receiver Sony STR-DH750 or Pioneer VSX-44 Help.

    hi everyone, i needed some help with buying a receiver for a home theater system and which av receiver would be best with my speakers. my 2 front speakers are klipsch R-26F, back speakers are klipsch R-15M, center is klipsch R-25C and the subwoofer klipsch R-10SW. as of now i dont want to spend...
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    speaker wire hookup

    I have 40 year old Klipsch Speakers. They have 2 wires coming out of them, I want to use them with my tv. Do I need to use a red and yellow and white line to hook to the television and then to some kind of an adapter in which I have placed the 2 wires from the speakers. Or do I just have to use...
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    Help choosing Console headset

    Hello everyone! I know these forums are mostly computer related but I feel this is probably be a great place to get the answers I'm looking for. I am looking to buy some headphones/headset for use with my PS4(Better if compatible with XBox one/PC also). When playing, I will have them on...
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    Klipsch pro media 2.1 connectivity to toshiba 40l1400u

    Hello, I am trying to have my klipsch pro media 2.1's run through my toshiba 40l1400u tv. I have them connected via a 3.5mm (Male) in the aux out(marked with a musical note on the klipsch) to Stereo L/R (Male) into the Stereo out Red/White on the tv. However, I am receiving no sound through my...
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    Help connecting turntable and receiver to PC/PC Speakers

    Hello, I am trying to connect an old Pioneer turntable to my PC speakers (Klipsch Promedia 2.1) through my PC. The turntable is currently connected to a Sony STR-V15 receiver. The receiver has a 1/4" headphone jack. I was thinking that I could grab a 1/4" to 1/8th" jack adapter and connect the...
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    Klipsch Promedia 2.1 came with left speaker's tweater damaged. Out of warranty, can I repair?

    As the title says, the left speaker was damaged when it came in the box, I'm assuming during manufacture. It's been too long to return it I think but I've been noticing more recently that the left speaker is producing really tinny sounds that seem to cause ear pain during certain songs, even at...
  41. Jhact

    Klipsch Promedia 2.1, Logitech Z623, or Logitech Z-2300?

    I know the question of which 2.1's to get is incredibly overused, but I always like getting direct answers from my questions. After scouring numerous forums, I've found the Klipsh Promedia 2.1's, the Logitech Z623's, and the Logitech Z-2300's to be the top recommended. I'm wondering which to...
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    New in-ear earphones?

    Hi guys! I'm looking for new in-ear earphones, shall i buy the Pioneer CL721 or the Klipsch Image S4 II?
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    What is causing static in one of my Klipsch Heresies?

    I have an old pair of Klipsch Heresies driven by a new Rotel RA-12. I use a USB connection to play music from my Mac. This morning, when I adjusted the volume, I received static from one of the speakers - this is new and has never happened before. I moved the connections from the A pair to...
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    installing receiver/PC/klipsch promedia satelite speakers

    Im currently using a cheap 2.1 creative speaker system that connected through the back of the pc. audio is sufficient, but I want a bit better. Got a denon receiver from my brother. how do I connect this to my pc? I had a klipsch promedia 4.1 pc speaker set but the amp/sub passed out and the...
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    harman kardon sound sticks 3 OR Klipsch Pro Media 2.1

    hey guys as the title says which one should i get? both are almost the same price! i am buying these for my living room! oh and if you have any other suggestions let me know! they have to be under $180cnd though
  46. TheCowman

    Klipsch Promedia 2.1 Wall Mounting?

    Hey guys, I've been running with my Klipsch Promedia 2.1's for about a month now, and I've been playing around with the placement of the speakers a lot. I find that it sounds a lot better when the satellites are slightly raised above my head, and I don't want to have 'floating shelves' or if I...
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    Old Klipsch speakers worth anything?

    I have the speakers from a Samsung DVD player (HTIB). The DVD is no longer working and I got rid of it. Are the speakers worth anything or should I just throw them out? If they are worth anything, about how much? They've never been used hard and when last used worked well. Here is an Amazon...
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    Speakers for my Xonar Essence STX

    Please help me select a pair of speakers for Xonar Essence STX.. Budget: USD$1000.. Currently looking at: 1. KEF X300A 2. B&W MM-1 3. Corsair SP2500 4. Klipsch Promedia 2.1 I am open to any suggestions other than the options above.. Ty bros and sis..
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    Klipsch Promedia 5.1 weird sounds, please help

    Hello all I have an old set of Klipsch promedia 5.1 for around 5+ years now. To start off with, listening to music and videos most of the time is no problem, no weird sounds or anything an the speakers/subs work properly. The problem is when my computer doesn't play any sounds, thats when my...
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    Setting up an audio system.

    Hello, I've recently purchased a pair of Klipsch B-20 (Bookshelf Speakers) and would love to set up a 5.1 sound system. I've never attempted before to do so, so I'm kind of confused with some details, especially with what AV/R I should get. So here's what I need : I also plan to add (if you...
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    Light, High-Pitched Screech from Klipsch Promedia 2.1's

    Hello! I got some Klipsch Promedia 2.1 speakers a couple weeks ago, and have had a problem with them ever since. I thought it would go away, but it hasn't. Whenever I play music through them, I get this high-pitched, almost "electric" (if you will) sound coming from somewhere. I think it is...
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    New Subwoofer Old Reciever RCA question

    Connecting an old A/V reciever to a newer model Klipsch xw-100 subwoofer, the subwoofer has RCA inputs so I'm assuming its powered, should I just run an RCA from the sub and cut the ends to normal speaker wire for the outputs on the reciever end? any help would be appreciated
  53. michael diemer

    Merging Speaker Systems

    I have a set of old B&W bookshelf speakers, and a set of Klipsch Pro Media computer speakers. The subwoofer on the Klipsch is decent, but the little tabletop speakers not so much. I'm wondering if I can merge the two speaker sets. Here's the plan: use the little tabletop speakers to plug into...
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    Klipsch Promedia 2.1, I AM DISAPPOINT - feel free to share your view too.

    BEFORE YOU GET MAD AT ME, this is just my opinion and my taste of music isn't really accepted among my peers. so,, yes. Who am I? just your average college student who doesn't like too much bass for music listening (for party yes it shakes dem boobs, but I'm not partying 24/7) I hate boomy bass...