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There monitors with no built-in speakers?

#1AzureVergilPosted 10/16/2013 3:27:53 PM
I have a old 2005 PC that the monitor (square shaped) died. The sound came out of the monitor.

So I went to buy new widescreen monitor, installed it and its working perfectly, tried to listen to musics and heard no sound, so I check the volume buttons and I realized there no volume buttons or options at all.

Is my only option left is to buy separate speakers? The monitor doesn't even have something for headphones to plug, so where I plug them?
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#2PathlessBulletPosted 10/16/2013 3:29:04 PM
You plug them directly into your computer.
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#3TheFeshPincePosted 10/16/2013 3:29:46 PM
lol
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#4fallenswordsPosted 10/16/2013 3:31:54 PM
you should have just gotten a nice tv.
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#5kjellboyPosted 10/16/2013 3:35:42 PM
Just buy seperate speakers. You can get some decent one for cheap. Got Logitech Z323 connected to my screen. The sound is good enough for games and decent enough for music. Haven't tried movies yet.
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#6Rolen47Posted 10/16/2013 3:38:26 PM
In the back of your PC there should be a little green port that 's the same size as what you would plug a pair of headphones into, that's where you'd plug the speakers into.

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#7ShubPosted 10/16/2013 3:39:45 PM
Most monitors don't have built-in speakers.
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#8AzureVergil(Topic Creator)Posted 10/16/2013 3:43:35 PM(edited)
Thanks. My old monitor had built-in speakers, so I just assumed every monitors had them.

I took at look at my old monitor and saw its had a green colored cable where I plugged in the back of my PC for the sound.
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#9__starsnostarsPosted 10/16/2013 3:48:37 PM
One day, a couple years after owning my current monitors, I heard music playing. I'm not sure how - as I certainly don't have it set up to do so - but it was playing through my monitor speakers. This was the first time I realized my monitors had built in speakers and also the only time I ever used them.
#10Killah PriestPosted 10/16/2013 3:54:40 PM
I'm hypnotized by that sig.
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