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Windows 7: What happened to all of the 7.1 speakers?

15 Dec 2009   #1
MosheMartian

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
What happened to all of the 7.1 speakers?

A couple of years ago 7.1 speakers were all the rage. Now, even creative Labs has stopped selling them, along with Logitech and other companies. What happened and why? I mean what is the point in having 7.1 sound with only 5.1 speakers available?


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15 Dec 2009   #2
njnitehawk

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

they don't work

that is it

i have them but 7.1 works with movies only
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15 Dec 2009   #3
MosheMartian

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by njnitehawk View Post
they don't work

that is it

i have them but 7.1 works with movies only
That is what I would use them for. I mainly use my computer for watching videos.
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