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Building a 7.1 Surround System from two speaker systems?

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#1 pemfir


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Posted 22 December 2012 - 09:20 PM

I recently bought a Logitech 5500Z model (see link please)
to compliment my older Philips speakers (please see the link)
I want to get a 7.1 Surround System out of these 7 speakers. The Logitech speakers require three 3.5 mm audio jacks, the Philips speakers require one 3.5 mm audio jack.
will a sound card like this support all 7 speakers/four 3.5 mm jacks ?

Edited by hamluis, 25 December 2012 - 05:45 AM.
Moved from System Building to External Hardware - Hamluis.

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Posted 25 December 2012 - 08:08 PM

Can you tell us what computer specs you have ? I would also Not purchase something that was "Refurbished". ( not knowing why it was returned ).

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 02:54 PM

Can you tell us what computer specs you have ? I would also Not purchase something that was "Refurbished". ( not knowing why it was returned ).

Refurbished has a bad wrap. Usually a refurbished piece of electronics has had a problem and sent back to the factory where a technician will do a thorough going over, this more attention than what ordinarily would get. If it has an equivalent warranty to a new purchase I don't see any problem with purchasing it. I bought a Netgear router which was refurbished, I saved almost one hundred dollars and have not had a bit of trouble with it. I will also explain that I've worked in the audio industry dealing with electronics, so I know from where I speak.:thumbup2:

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