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Lookin for a new stereo...

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by DISCO STU, Nov 26, 2002.


    DISCO STU New Jack

    Joined: Nov 19, 2002 Messages: 80 Likes Received: 0
    im looking for a new stereo, shelf style.... anybody got any suggestions on specific products, or brands??does anybody know if Audiophase is any good or is it just a shitty knock off brand?


    Joined: May 21, 2002 Messages: 834 Likes Received: 0
    1st. I just recently bought the JVC MX-GT90 giga-tube mini system. Has front loading 3-disk CD changer with 32-track programming and random/repeat play. Full logic dual cassette deck. Digital am/fm tuner with 45 station presets. Preset and manual equalizer to match equalization to the music being played. Optical digital output for digital recording and auxiliary input jacks for PS2/DVD movies etc. 460 watts total and two amplifiers, including one for the subwoofer system. Three way speakers have built in sub-woofers with independant volume controll. It definitely aint no Bose or Cerwin Vega but shit, for about $600 American I would certainly recomend it. Oh yeah and its only about the size of a large microwave. So cop that.
  3. Ronnie Dobbs

    Ronnie Dobbs Senior Member

    Joined: Aug 6, 2002 Messages: 2,115 Likes Received: 0
  4. WhAt_dA_fUcK

    WhAt_dA_fUcK Senior Member

    Joined: Sep 30, 2002 Messages: 1,149 Likes Received: 0
    yeh i would either go with sony or jvc....or fuck it go check it out at best buy....all the brands and take a god cd with you so you can fuck with it figure it out for yourself.......
  5. yoink

    yoink Elite Member

    Joined: May 27, 2002 Messages: 3,428 Likes Received: 0
    well i sold a bunch this summer so i can give some advice..your looking for a shelf system? that jvc giga tube that came out over the summer and the new one bump hard as fuck and can get damn loud but also get real scratchy....sony has put out two new ones that get even louder and are lot clearer but are also a tad more expensive...

    id save up for a surround system man buy the speakers and reciever seperately and youll have a whopping good sound system i got a jvc surround system in my house that creates earthquakes..no doubt
  6. OVERsketched

    OVERsketched New Jack

    Joined: Apr 24, 2002 Messages: 29 Likes Received: 0
    I would advise in buying all separate stand alone units. Anything MADE IN JAPAN is worthy of price even if second hand. Sony [Preety hyped but not all it is always cracked up to be], Panasonic [I would rather a Panasonic set up to Sony], Sharp [not the best but good] and other assorted ones. My parents have a Panasonic set up they bought back in around 1980 and it equals quality of the newer models and is preferred by alot of music people over the new ones. Digital dials and dysplays don`t mean shit. And also the power out put given by companies is fake in reallity the actual power out put it probably 15% of what they state. The easurement they use is one used to fool people into thinking it is something it isnt

    And also the reason for buying stand alones is if one of them fucks up and cant be fixed you wont need to buy a new system just that replacement.........Plus you can add things as you go along
  7. metrx

    metrx Junior Member

    Joined: Nov 18, 2002 Messages: 100 Likes Received: 0
    omg, guys, it's official: this is the 1,000th thread in which GUNDAM jockz japan's nutz.

    congrats to wrkr, he had 11/27 in the pool.

  8. wrkr

    wrkr Member

    Joined: Mar 12, 2002 Messages: 473 Likes Received: 0

    all bout' dat scrilla
  9. OVERsketched

    OVERsketched New Jack

    Joined: Apr 24, 2002 Messages: 29 Likes Received: 0
    I am meerly giving information for someone who wants to buy a stereo......This is your 22483833931 thread where you have posted gay pictures which only your childinsh mind would find funny. Why don`t you go back to the playground your little friends are calling you
  10. wrkr

    wrkr Member

    Joined: Mar 12, 2002 Messages: 473 Likes Received: 0
    What you gonna do, Have your cosplay crew jump us?lol


    Gundam's girl rolls hard, PVC and all.
  11. OVERsketched

    OVERsketched New Jack

    Joined: Apr 24, 2002 Messages: 29 Likes Received: 0
    Shut up with your stupid gay crap.....You cant think of anything better to do than try and make fun of something that isn`t even there....
  12. mikro137

    mikro137 Guest

    go component its thee best way overall

    DISCO STU New Jack

    Joined: Nov 19, 2002 Messages: 80 Likes Received: 0
    okay, thanks for all of your input- i have a nice ass system in my living room, surround sound, with a 12" sub woofer that pumps bass like whoa...ive never turned it psat 7 and it goes up to 10- plus, ive never turned up my clume dial past like 4 or something and that goes to 10 also- im not tryna bust my windows- its pretty coo, cuz i can turn off the sourround speaksers, and only have the sub woofer so i get just the bass thump, like when your in a ride , or u see a ride andd its jus thumpin the they open the doors and u hear the rappin or whateva.., i run Dvd, Tv, and Vcr thru it, and its pretty dope, the only thing i dont like is that it wont play cd rwS- i jsut want a new one for my room, and im not really lookin to spend for than around $130 or so.. i think what i might wana do is get a system, and put different speakers on it, but thats not worth it unless i get a system will alota watts..

    is audiophase any good? im pretty sure its crappy butttttt

    http://www.bestbuy.com/imagePopup.asp?imag...jpg&w=351&h=196 there for a bigger view cuz i cant figure out how to save tat one right or here for a smaller one:

    Audiophase 100-Watt Shelf System with 5-CD Changer, Digital AM/FM Tuner and Remote
    Model: CD2768

    The 5-disc CD changer of this shelf system lets you listen to hours of uninterrupted digital tunes. The digital AM/FM tuner makes it easy to get great radio reception.
  14. Kr430n5_666

    Kr430n5_666 Banned

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  15. ~KRYLON2~

    ~KRYLON2~ 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Oct 13, 2001 Messages: 10,443 Likes Received: 192
    sony's are good as hell..loud.good sound quality