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Subwoofers useless for me?

Discussion in 'PC Audio' started by peteed1985, Apr 11, 2018.

  1. Tinian

    Tinian Member

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    Just to point out the obvious: Don't put the subwoofer on your desk, put it on the floor.

    But I'm with everyone else on the whole - PC 2.1 and 5.1 systems with tiny "full-range" drivers and 5" drivers masquerading as subs suck. Either:
    1) Don't bother - frankly you don't sound like you care much about sound quality anyway
    2) Get a proper hifi system - the sub will be at least 8" and may actually be capable of producing undistorted bass at modest volumes
    3) Wear headphones - for the money, this is the best option by far
     
  3. akromatic

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    Only good use for a crappy sub on the floor is as a foot rest
     
  4. Benno1988

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    Then you don't need one bud. Sounds like you'd be happy with the speaker ripped out of a old Motorola and bluetack straight into your ear :p
     

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