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Old Dec 27, 2008, 06:29 AM   #1
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What Speakers To Buy For My Ipod?

Hello all, i hope everybody is having/had a good Christmas.

I am just asking what dock speakers anyone could recommend, after lots of research i have got down to a few choices (its an ipod classic)

the logitech pure-fi anywhere
bose sounddock series (whichever anyone can recommend)
klipsch igroove

i'm looking for good sound mainly and portability isnt an issue.
If there are any others i should look at i'm welcoming suggestions!

Thanks
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Old Dec 27, 2008, 10:42 PM   #2
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Old Dec 28, 2008, 07:33 PM   #3
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Pure Fi anywhere is good, but lacks a little bass, the sound dock again is nice but for their price you might as well get the desktop speakers with a dedicated bass module. Not tried the igroove although I've heard they were good.
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Old Dec 29, 2008, 07:55 AM   #4
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Consider the Harman Kardon Portable iPod Go + Play Speaker System, it's cheaper than the Bose one but sounds much better. Also look at some other Logitech systems, like the Logitech Pure-Fi Express and Pure-Fi Dream. The JBL Radial is also an excellent speaker. I would scrap the Bose idea. There are much better speakers out there for the money.
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I would have said iPod Hi-Fi if they were still making it.
In that case, I actually recommend the Harmon Kardon iPod Go + Play as well; sound quality is superb on it.
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Old Dec 29, 2008, 11:39 AM   #6
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Old Dec 29, 2008, 11:59 AM   #7
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If you're looking for something on the go you could try these speakers:

http://store.apple.com/us/product/TT...mco=MzAyNTA3NQ

They're the iHome iHM77. Very small but deliver great sound. I bought these for my deployment that I'm on right now. I carry them around so I can plug my iPod Touch to them. You should check them out.

Good luck!
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