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k1llg0r3
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Alright, this is a different question, Does anyone know how to hook up subwoofers to a computer?
And by subwoofers, I mean like Kicker Comps, Car audio Subwoofers with an amp and all. If anyone knows how, please do tell how to hook up subwoofers and an amp to a computer,and power it.

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Well, I use an home audio sub, just connected to sound cards center/sub out. As for a car sub and amp, you would need a 12V power adapter to power it. I believe the easiest/neatest option is a home audio sub.

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Yeah I know, But I'm looking for extreme loud :P
I'll probably just get that nice Corsair Speaker system since this would probably be too much trouble than what it;s worth

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There are a lot of "home grade" powered sub kits that will deliver the killer bass levels you see in car kits, like this Mirage (I've installed a pair of these on a 7.2 kit for a client, and my ears rang for a week after the tune-in):

http://www.amazon.com/Mirage-Omni-S10-10-Inch-High-Performance-Subwoofer/dp/B000F938BE/ref=sr_1_1?s=aht&ie=UTF8&qid=1332558983&sr=1-1

If you want to use a car box, you will likely need a home amplifier to power it. High power car amps are typically VERY inefficient (normal as they are designed to survive the worst environment in the world: your trunk) unless you are spending lots of money, and the 12V power adapter will have to be a monster to handle the power draw.

I don't know what you are after, though, as when my PC is mapped to my home theater, by 15-year-old Eosone 10" speakers will rattle the monitor off the desk.

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