Thread: External Speakers for laptop
3rd June 2007, 08:57 PM #1
- Join Date
- May 2007
- Rep Power
External Speakers for laptop
I just got a Toshiba Satellite P200 with the Harmon Kardon speakers. I've been a desktop guy forever, but the wife wanted a laptop...gotta keep the Mrs. happy, right? Anyway, it sounds great, but I'd like to have some richer sound quality than what the laptop speakers can provide when I'm working on it in the office.
Since this is my first laptop, I've got what's probably going to be a rather silly question...how do you connect external speakers, like the Creative 2.1 set I had on my desktop, to the laptop??? Is it simply a matter of plugging the jack that was in the "Audio Out" port on my soundcard into the headphones jack on the laptop?
The headphone jack on my Toshiba is in the front, so it'll be a bit of a pain to have the wire running around the front of the machine? Are wireless speakers an option? Does anyone make a good sounding set?
Again, apologies if this is a bonehead question...first laptop and all.
3rd June 2007, 09:42 PM #2
Re: External Speakers for laptop
well, yes you plug it into the headphone jack. But, if you don't like that you can some more $ on an external soundcard.To see, you must be blind...
MX-A8Js aka Asus A8Js - dead | Zalman NC-1000 | Creative L3800
T7200 2.0GHz C2D | 100GB HDD | 2GB RAM | Go7700 512MB | WXGA+ (1440x900) | Win 7 OS | DL Drive
By DAS JETS in forum AccessoriesReplies: 3Last Post: 18th May 2007, 02:08 AM
By Greg in forum Hardware Components and Aftermarket UpgradesReplies: 20Last Post: 5th February 2007, 04:02 PM
By johnbrew in forum ToshibaReplies: 4Last Post: 20th December 2006, 12:46 PM
By Viveck in forum AsusReplies: 8Last Post: 1st September 2006, 01:14 PM
By joystik in forum AccessoriesReplies: 3Last Post: 28th March 2006, 07:40 PM