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What are passive vs active speakers? What are the pros/cons of each?

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Simple answer: passive speakers require an external power amplifier and active speakers have an amplifier built into them (just need a power source to operate). Both can sound great, and depending on your selection, will sound better than any speake

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Dayton Audio B652-AIR Speaker System Review

Mark Fleischmann | Jul 29, 2015 Sound & Vision

No Frills (Well, Not Many) The B652-AIR will never win any beauty contests, though it’s hardly an eyesore. It looks a lot like the no-frills speakers packaged with home-theater-in-a-box systems. The simple rectangular enclosure is fiberboard, not pl

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Will “X” amplifier work with “Y” set of speakers? Or I have “Y” speakers…what amplifier do I need?

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Okay, so you are, basically, wondering about pairing together speakers and amplifiers - good question! Let me start with the short and quick answer that may annoy you – 95% of consumer-grade/home speakers out there will work and perform admirably wi

Will “X” amplifier work with “Y” set of speakers? Or I have “Y” speakers…what amplifier do I need?

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Okay, so the economy is rough and I’m low on cash - what is the cheapest/bare bones system that you recommend?

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Easy. Dayton B652 and Dayton Audio DTA-1 This is RM600 for a great starter system. Most would recommend that perhaps you jump up the Dayton B652-AIR, which is the same speakers as the Dayton B652, instead of a dome tweeter, the B652-AIR boasts a hig

Okay, so the economy is rough and I’m low on cash - what is the cheapest/bare bones system that you recommend?

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How to Install and Set-up Outdoor Speakers

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Outdoor speakers system planning guide. Here's a simple 'how-to' article to expand your musical horizons with outdoor speakers from techX. On your porch, patio or pool deck, these speakers let you bring high performance sound out into the world.

How to Install and Set-up Outdoor Speakers

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