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Can I Hook up my PC Speakers to my TV using this Method?

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July 27, 2009 4:41:50 PM

Hello,

I am on a super tight budget. I really just want to improve the sound on my Panasonic VIERA LCD TV. So I saw this:

http://www.cablestogo.com/product.asp?cat_id=2009&sku=4...

So I was wondering if I could go pick up a pair of Altec Lansing PC Speakers and hook them up using this adapter.

Is this possible? Will I blow something up?

Thanks.

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July 28, 2009 7:02:16 PM

I'm fairly certain this would work, depending if the Altec Lansing PC speakers have a mini stereo output to connect via the adapter. Also are the speakers powered by the computer (passive) or do they have a plug of their own (active)?
-Jim
August 6, 2009 2:29:26 AM

Whoops sorry for late response. I dug up an old pair of speakers that came with my old Dell machine and plugged them in via adapter, and I am getting a pretty significant increase in range. Although it cannot go as loud as it did before. But I keep my volume pretty low anyway.

Thank you and consider this topic closed.
January 12, 2010 5:36:34 AM

what adapter would you use to hook dell altec lansing 5.1 speakers to a tv. i am willing to buy a receiver to make the surround sound work if it is possible.
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