Volume: Speakers or Computer

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by II AndyG33 II, Aug 21, 2008.

  1. II AndyG33 II macrumors regular

    II AndyG33 II

    Jul 8, 2008
    So i recently bought the Bose Companion 3 Series II speakers :]
    really enjoying them
    no problems what so ever

    My question is...
    what will produce the best sound out of the speakers?

    Turning the volume to high on my pc and low on the speaker control pod
    Turning the volume to low on my pc and high on the speakers control pod OR
    Turning the volume to middle on my pc and middle on my speaker control pod

    Any help would be niceeee
    any hints to getting the best outta my sub
    right now i have it on the right underneath my desk

  2. TwinCities Dan macrumors 603

    TwinCities Dan

    May 19, 2008
    Double Parked out front of the Courthouse
    I keep my computer at about 3/4 volume, and use the remote speakers as my main volume (adjust to situation). :)
  3. Xander562 macrumors 68000


    Apr 2, 2006
    If you put the volume up on your speakers you will hear a bit of white noise from your speakers. I you put the volume up on your mac you will get some distortion but no "hiss". I put both in the middle.
  4. DoFoT9 macrumors P6


    Jun 11, 2007
    if you have good enough quality speakers then there shouldnt be any white noise 'hissing'.

    i have my logitech x530s up at half and use my computer volume, its normally at about 75%->>

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