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Z-5500 breakdown

Oct 27, 2008
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System Name Ultimate Vortex II // Ultimite Vortex
Processor AMD FX 8150 Black @ 4.5Ghz // 1055T@ 3.2Ghz
Motherboard Asus Crosshair IV Extreme // Asus M4A89TD PRO/USB3
Cooling CNPS 9900 MAX Red Led//Thermaltake Big Typhoon VX
Memory Corsair Vengeance (2x4Gb) @ 1866 Mhz, 1.5v//Corsair XMS3 Classic (2x4GB) DDR3 @1667Mhz
Video Card(s) Sapphire Radeon HD 7970//Sapphire Radeon HD 6870
Storage Corsair Force 3 90Gb SSD (OS &Games) - WD Caviar Blue 500 GB (Data) // WD Caviar Blue 320 GB
Display(s) LG 22in W2242TQ Black 1680x1050 LCD // Teamviewer to check on UltimateVortex
Case CoolerMaster HAF 932 Advanced//CoolerMaster CM 690 w/8 x 120 mm fans
Audio Device(s) Onboard Realtek 8Ch. w/Logitech Z-5500 500W Surround Awesomeness!
Power Supply Coolermaster Silent Pro 850W// OCZ GameXstream 600w
Software Windows 7 x64
My Z-5500's just broke down. I'm not saying the sub cracked out, the brain is no longer responding...it won't even turn on.

I was listenning to Cannibal Corpse.

Any help??? LOL I didn't think so. :laugh:


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Nov 11, 2008
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System Name Dean Machine
Processor Intel 4790K
Motherboard MSI 1150 Gaming mATX
Cooling Corsair H100i and video card custom loop
Memory 16 gigs Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer
Video Card(s) Dual liquid cooled HD7970's (Thanks to Norton!!!)
Storage Crucial M4 256 gig SSD
Display(s) Overlord 27" 2560 x 1440
Case Corsair Air 540
Audio Device(s) On board
Power Supply Seasonic modular 850 watt Platinum
Software Windows 10 Pro
Was it the control pod that went bad? Or do you know for sure?
Feb 8, 2008
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Processor i7 4790K ( 4.4 Ghz stock )
Motherboard Maximus VII Impact z97
Cooling Corsair H90 140mm AIO
Memory 16 GB Corsair Dominator Platinum DDR3 1866 Mhz
Video Card(s) ASUS GTX 1050Ti Strix
Storage M.2 Samsung NVMe 960 Pro 512 GB
Display(s) Asus PG258Q 1080p 240Hz G-sync
Case Cooler Master Mastercase 3
Audio Device(s) SupremeFX II Impact
Power Supply Corsair AX760
Mouse Razer Deathadder Chroma
Software Win 10 64 Bit
Benchmark Scores Gaming at high performance is my priority
My Z - 2300 THX control pod is broken ! But speaker and subwoofer are fine wont trash them for that bastard control pod.

Start searching a control pod for your system on ebay or forums.
May 13, 2010
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Processor Intel i5 3570K @ 3.4Ghz
Motherboard ASRock Z77 Pro3
Cooling Coolermaster Hyper 212 Evo
Memory 16GB Corsair XMS3
Video Card(s) EVGA Nvidia GTX 650 Ti SSC 1GB
Storage 1.5TB Seagate/128GB Samsung 840
Display(s) Samsung SyncMaster P2350 23in @ 1920x1080 + LG Flatron 19in Widescreen 1440x900
Case Antec Three Hundred Two
Audio Device(s) Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro 80 // Fiio E7 Amp/DAC
Power Supply 620w Antec High Current Gamer HCG-620M
Mouse Logitech G700s/G502
Keyboard Logitech K740
Software Windows Server 2012 x64 Standard
Benchmark Scores Network: APs: Cisco Meraki MR32, Ubiquiti Unifi AP-AC-LR and Lite, Ligowave NFT-3AC
Contact Logitech??? What did they say??
Dec 18, 2006
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Processor Intel Core i7 4770K 3.50GHz
Motherboard Asus Maximus VI HERO Z87
Cooling Noctua NH-C14 Top-Flow Low-Profile CPU Cooler
Memory Patriot Venom Red 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 PC3-19200C10 2400MHz
Video Card(s) 3GB EVGA GTX 780 SC+ACX Cooler
Storage OCZ Vertex 3 240GB +Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache
Display(s) Samsung SyncMaster P2350 23"
Case Antec 1200
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Zx
Power Supply Corsair AX860i
Software Windows 8.1 64
i have those speakers and i had 1 speaker go on me so i contacted logitech and they sent me a whole new set out (all 5 speakers and sub and control box) give them a ring u might be in luck :)