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Twistid
12-12-2009, 06:30 AM
Sony STR-DG520 for $130

90watt rms x 5

http://www.crutchfield.com/p_158STDG520/Sony-STR-DG520.html?tp=179

Sony SS-B3000 Speakers for $70

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000OG6I6A/ref=s9_simp_gw_s0_p23_t5?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=center-6&pf_rd_r=1ZYJ948ZQRRNRDMZPQXC&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=470938731&pf_rd_i=507846

Looking for a nice little setup for my computer... I picked up a X-Fi Xtrememusic sound card and I've wanted a better sound setup for a little while... I figured I would just use this while I'm in Korea and when I come back stateside and shipping won't be an issue I can pick up some nice floorstanding speakers and use the Sony's for surround.

Any other recievers I should look at in the $100-$150 price range , and speakers around $100-$150 ?

I can also get these Boston Acoustic CS26B Speakers for around $130... http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=5375101&CatId=4598

hornedfrog1985
12-12-2009, 06:36 AM
You can get energy take classics for like 129$ shipped from newegg right now.

Twistid
12-12-2009, 06:54 AM
Not to korea ;) Shipping is an extra $50 so it comes out to around $180 ... I'm also a bit skeptical that there all only 3" woofers ... but thanks for the suggestion!

hornedfrog1985
12-12-2009, 06:58 AM
They get really good reviews. I actually own them, but I don't have anything to compare them to. They sound pretty good to me for the money though.

skadude016
12-12-2009, 07:17 AM
When you get back into the states build yourself some Tritrix floor speakers. http://speakerdesignworks.com/Tritrix_pg_1.html
Truly amazing!