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Logitech X-530

Logitech X-530

from  $197.99+
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75 Global Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
75

A good product that falls short of greatness.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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"A great set of speakers for users interested in getting their hands on a cheap and decent 5.1 setup, but don’t expect thumping bass."
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75 Global Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
75

A good product that falls short of greatness.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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User Reviews

90
kikeskat
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
70
dorinbro
Have those X-530 for about 6 years now, and I`m proud of the sound and the resistance...read more
90
bdben
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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Score Breakdown

 
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Average Critic Score
 
70
CNET
Although it lacks the power and the clarity of some speakers, the X-530 set provides a cheap way to add respectable 5.1-channel surround sound to your computer.
 
70
Tom's Hardware
The Logitech X-530 offers very good sound quality and might be a worthier choice if you'll use it for music listening a lot of the time. But you might find it a bit too tame for other uses.
 
60
PC World Australia
A great set of speakers for users interested in getting their hands on a cheap and decent 5.1 setup, but don’t expect thumping bass.