That adds up to more than six watts more than the power brick’s rating, but I’ve seen much greater Wider ports are good, but wider ports also have to be longer, which explains the funny shape of this one. If someone sells it for half that price, it’ll be well worth it. The satellite speakers are little oblong things about 92 by 92 by mm 3. The cables for the satellites have, as is normal, one marked wire; decide on whether you want that wire to be positive or negative, and use your decision as your guide as you connect red to red and black to black for all four sets of satellite and subwoofer terminals. Especially if bass is one of your favourite things.

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Videologic ZXR Page Power Device Power Source. Plugging in ‘phones mutes the speakers.

Comparison of 13 4.1 and 5.1 Sound Systems

Hercules XPS Page Many people will face the problem of not being able to creatkve the rear speakers closer than they want to. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.

More usefully, there’s a headphone socket as well; it’s on the top of the remote, next to the cable entry point. As if that’s not enough, these “subwoofers” often have to work as midrange speakers as well, fourpointeurround they’re teamed up with really tiny satellite speakers which have a hard time playing anything below about Hz.

Then with it set a bit higher. Skype and Alexa are now ready for your sweet talk The new skill rolls out this week, in time to “Alexa, Skype Grandma” during the holidays. What’s not to like?


A wad of sound-absorbing stuff – polyester fibre, usually, in modern speakers – strategically placed in a speaker will damp out unwanted box resonances, and also make the box acoustically larger by slowing down the sound waves. It’s fantastic for games and watching movies off your PC in a room. There’s no channel-mixing control provided, but the FPS pre-amplifier still lets you do four speaker output from a single stereo-pair input; if you’ve only connected the “front” input, all four satellites get the signal.

Creative Fps1600 PC Sound 4.1 Speakers FourPointSurround by Cambridge Soundworks

There is, therefore, definitely good reason for many people to buy a multi-channel speaker system. Wider ports are good, but wider ports also have to be longer, which explains the funny shape of this one.

Launcher Select “Audio HQ” On the Configuration tabbed page, select the option “4 Speakers” A sofa icon representing you appears in the center of the “Preview Box”, with four speakers at fourpointsurroind corners of the box. Middle C is Hz or so; fourpointurround varies with the tuning of your instrumentand every octave is a factor-of-two frequency change, so 65Hz is only a couple of octaves below middle C.

The sub was waving a little “Here I am!

So un-lagged designs are common among computer speakers, and this is one of them. Ten watts only sounds twice as loud as one watt, but an efficient speaker can sound much louder than an inefficient one from the same modest power input.

For multi-channel audio you need a couple of surround speakers as well, making a 4. This item will be sent through the Global Shipping Programme and includes international tracking. The sub location was pretty obvious, again, because it was handling a chunk of midrange.


But it’s just a deluxe control centre attached to some budget speakers. The back of the sub driver hides behind the huge bent port, but you can peer through the gap to see the mere hundred watt rating.

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Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Finally got to use the Digital card from my SBLive The drivers in these speakers have perfectly OK efficiency for their size. It is made of Fouropintsurround wood.

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Superb customer care and always ready to check things as needed. The THX logo isn’t going to make a computer speaker system sound any worseof course, but THX certification of other gear is quite expensive, and so I presume Logitech had to pay Lucasfilm a tidy sum to get these badges on the Z OK, I suppose they couldn’t use green, blue or pink, on the grounds that those are standard “PC99” colours used for sound card connectors, these days.

This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Unless the sticker ratings are very conservative, therefore, one watt sub plus four 15 watt sats is watts.