i want to use the set up for music, gaming, movies.. primarily for music though.. my budget is flexible.. whats important to me is great music and good sound quality.. if spending a little more will make a big boost in quality then ill get it.. if i could save alot of money and not loose much quality at all .. sounds good to me
max budget / min budget 1500 - 500
room size is about 15L x 12w x 11h (feet)
i did some research and looked over a few audio sites.. here what i have decided on .. this system is for hooking up to my PCSOUND CARD: OMEGA CLARO + 163.38 w/shiphttp://www.linkecomputer.com/product...2B/HT%20Omega/
RECEIVER: Onkyo SR507 - $261 w/ship
(i currently have SONY STR-K850P, will this receiver be a significant upgrade?) (should i keep the reciever and put that money into better speakers or something?)http://www.accessories4less.com/inde...=ONKTXSR507BLK
SPEAKERS: Energy take 5 5.0 $150
(what about keeping my reciever and spending the extra money on some nice athena's.. and then possibly upgrade the receiver next year when im balling?)http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...rgy%20Take%205http://www.google.com/products/catal...wAA#ps-sellersSUB: Formula F-12 12-inch 475 Watt $212 w/shiphttp://www.provantage.com/bic-america-f12~7BICA003.htm
total ~$786Current System: please tell me if i should save any money by keeping what i have
STR-K850P receiver with sony speakers and sub)
SUB: SONY SAWMSP85 100w sub
SPEAKERS: im pretty sure i need speakers. ive mixed and matched the original sony speakers (some died on me) with speakers i have dug up at the dumpster.. so.. it looks like a speaker foster home my center is actually a left speaker from a boombox.. LOL!
(my current system is sony 700 watt receiver with 5.1 speakers i bought at best buy in 2000 .. it was on sale for only 200 dollars (reduced from normal 400)..
any advice on what to do with the system.. i think it still sounds ok.. whats the best way to make some cash on this thing