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Genius Introduces GX Gaming SW-G5.1 3500 Surround Speaker System

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Genius today is pleased to announce that the first GX Gaming Series 5.1 surround sound speaker system is now available in USA – the SW-G5.1 3500.

Raising the GX Gaming Series to a new sonic level, this 80 watt RMS speaker system includes a 6.5-inch subwoofer providing 30 watts of heart-thumping bass, five 10 watt satellite speakers for positional audio, and a remote control for convenient volume and bass adjustment. With the hook design, the satellite speakers of the SW-G5.1 3500 can be hung on walls, helping to maximize the surround sound experience.

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nice, but they need to put some cover than leave the speaker naked
 

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these are exactly like the philips version!!
 
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$150 for junk. 30 whole watts of heart thumping bass! Give me a break. My 12" dayton sub produces more bass when it's turned off, let alone actual quality bass, not a boot kicking plastic sound.

Some manufacturer needs to make real quality speakers. Stop focusing on looks and size, and give people something good. Sub-par monitors (still light years better than computer speakers) and a 10" or 12" sub can be bought for ~$200, and blow any computer speaker system out of the water, sound quality wise and overall power/bass wise.
 
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$150 for junk. 30 whole watts of heart thumping bass! Give me a break. My 12" dayton sub produces more bass when it's turned off, let alone actual quality bass, not a boot kicking plastic sound.

Some manufacturer needs to make real quality speakers. Stop focusing on looks and size, and give people something good. Sub-par monitors (still light years better than computer speakers) and a 10" or 12" sub can be bought for ~$200, and blow any computer speaker system out of the water, sound quality wise and overall power/bass wise.
You mean like the Swan M20W which can be had for about the same price as this?
 
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$150 for junk. 30 whole watts of heart thumping bass! Give me a break. My 12" dayton sub produces more bass when it's turned off, let alone actual quality bass, not a boot kicking plastic sound.

Some manufacturer needs to make real quality speakers. Stop focusing on looks and size, and give people something good. Sub-par monitors (still light years better than computer speakers) and a 10" or 12" sub can be bought for ~$200, and blow any computer speaker system out of the water, sound quality wise and overall power/bass wise.
Apples and oranges.

I agree the value is poor but you can't compare computer speakers with home theatre equipment.
 
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You mean like the Swan M20W which can be had for about the same price as this?
Exactly, but the availability isn't there, at least not in the USA.

Apples and oranges.

I agree the value is poor but you can't compare computer speakers with home theatre equipment.
I'm not comparing them with home theater equipment. Monitors serve many purposes, especially the cheaper ones like AV-40's (I know they aren't TRUE high grade monitors, you'd be spending $250+), which are used mainly for computer systems and music setups, not home theater.
 
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You may add Edifier and microlab to list if you can try (audition ? ) ,they have nice price/performance monitors .Microlab 6/7 series , edifier 1900T3 /2700/2800 /2600 some models to look

Exactly, but the availability isn't there, at least not in the USA.

I'm not comparing them with home theater equipment. Monitors serve many purposes, especially the cheaper ones like AV-40's (I know they aren't TRUE high grade monitors, you'd be spending $250+), which are used mainly for computer systems and music setups, not home theater.
 
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I'm not comparing them with home theater equipment. Monitors serve many purposes, especially the cheaper ones like AV-40's (I know they aren't TRUE high grade monitors, you'd be spending $250+), which are used mainly for computer systems and music setups, not home theater.
You're suggesting a 12" subwoofer fed with 150 watts RMS (alone) is even remotely typical for a computer speaker setup?