My friend wants a setup

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    he wants a sound system his budget is $400 to 500 the most. any help would be great.
     
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    What do you mean by "a sound system"?
     
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    And what we the friend be using it just for movies, or for music also?
     
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    movies,music,tv,ehhh, mostly GAMING! :)
     
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    What stuff is he connecting? 2.0? 2.1? 5.0? 5.1?
     
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    his PC that has a 7.1 card in it. but he doesnt mind 5.1 , uses a ps3 and a xbox 360, and cable set top box that does 5.1 only some channels. and music in 2.1 thats about it sorry for the late reply been trying some calibrations on my system wondering why THX mode for anything for gaming cinema and music suck ass.
     
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    ok my friend has a bidget of $350 now so yes if anyone could help with any type of combo worth it and keep it 5.1. movies and videogames and music. thats it. i tried looking but i had no luck. maybe you can help me the ppl of HTR.
     
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    Onkyo RC330(from A4L or A4L's Ebay store) and the Sony SS-B/CN speakers.

    Some combo of the Sony's should ring up around $140-$210.

    Subwoofer can be bought if the Sony stay on the $140 end.
     

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