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    Default Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    Looking for a good review and hoping maybe I can talk Sandy in to an attempt to pull it off, Here is a link to the Item I would like a review on.
    Powered desktop speakers with Bluetooth
    Hampden - Polk Audio

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    Default Re: Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    Hmmm, those are intriguing. Nice power for desktop speakers. Definitely think they are worth a closer look.

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    Default Re: Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    Too pricey for my tastes. A Corsair SP-2500 setup would be more like it for me, and it costs less than half of the Polk speakers.

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    Default Re: Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    I have a set of those which I won recently from a giveaway on their Facebook page. You need to connect them via USB to get the best sound and they only excel when the volume is cranked to 7 or higher. I previously had an old set of Logitech ZX 560s and the audio on these is richer and fuller. Bass isn't as punchy but it's more than adequate. The only controls on them are a volume dial and a source button (PC, Bluetooth,etc), and no balance control. Overall I'm pretty happy with them.


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    Default Re: Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    I am looking for a new 5.1 set. I would love to hear your opinion on those and how long have you been running them? Games?
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    Default Re: Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    i only chose that example because sony is a good name brand and it was not to expensive

    i personaly use RCA 5.1 systems
    they are abundant, and lots of people get rid of them while they still work
    therefor i have a few

    i will say that the .1 base systems needs to have an extra base unit connected, and then the base can be turned down and sound good

    just the single base speaker on it own as it comes from the store is not enough

    also they use the low low settings for the optical sound feed, not cool
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    Default Re: Need a reliable review of the Hampden Desktop Speakers

    If your looking for advice on whats best or what to buy this would be a grat place to find it.

    Audioholics Home Theater Forums

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