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Is it safe to put PC Speaker subwoofers behind LCD/LED flat screen monitor?

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2 years ago#1
will the subwoofer damage the LCD monitor or anything?

I have no space on this desk lol...

either i Put the subwoofer directly behind the LCD monitor, or on the ground next to the PC...
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2 years ago#2
Subwoofers are meant to go on the ground.
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2 years ago#3
Monkeymage posted...
Subwoofers are meant to go on the ground.


Usually, yea. But it depends on the kit.

The Swan M10 2.1 kit has a subwoofer that was intended to go on a desk. Rather annoying...
2 years ago#4
Monkeymage posted...
Subwoofers are meant to go on the ground.


if I put the subwoofer on the ground, it will be next to my PC tower,

will it cause damage to PC tower, hardrives, etc?
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2 years ago#5
xtacb posted...
Monkeymage posted...
Subwoofers are meant to go on the ground.


if I put the subwoofer on the ground, it will be next to my PC tower,

will it cause damage to PC tower, hardrives, etc?


No. Speakers and subs are driven by magnets, but they're not powerful enough to affect your HDDs.
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2 years ago#6
just dont put it like touching the case, move it like a foot away
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2 years ago#7
You'll get a bit more bass if you put it on the floor. Up to you if that's desirable.
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2 years ago#8
reincarnator07 posted...
You'll get a bit more bass if you put it on the floor. Up to you if that's desirable.


well i dont really care about how much bass i get

what i worry about is the subwoofer magnet damaging stuff

if i keep it on the desk behind LCD monitor, will it damage the monitor?
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2 years ago#9
Monkeymage posted...
Subwoofers are meant to go on the ground.


Subwoofers can go anywhere as long as that spot gives the best freq response. You can have in bolted to the ceiling in the center of the room if you wanted...

LCD monitors are not affected by magnets.
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