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Satellite Speaker Stands
In times gone by, conventional types of speakers where often large and placed on the floor or sometimes on top of the cabinets. Nowadays however, people prefer to have a surround sound system; something like a “cinema at home” or in more simple terms, a home theatre system. Having a home theatre system adds to the audio effect when people watch television or movies almost giving the feeling of being right there in amongst the action. The most important component of home theatre is the speakers as without the speakers, watching would hardly be interesting. So to build up a decent sound system, speakers need to have their stands, and one of those stands available in the stores is the satellite speaker stands which are designed to lift your satellite speakers up off the ground to ear level which will allow them to deliver their best possible sound quality.
These satellite speaker stands are usually adjustable in height so that the user can easily adjust the speakers up to the level or height of the users ear when sat which is widely thought to give the best possible sound. Satellite speaker stands can reach up to 50 inches which is more than enough to accommodate most users needs and you need not worry about the support base and speaker cables because those will be out of sight. The stands themselves and the base will conceal the wires preventing them from getting entangled or damaged. Normally, satellite speaker stands are quite a light weight so are easy to move around the room if needed whilst retaining enough sturdiness in their base and stand to withstand being accidentally knocked over or such.
Is it durable? The answer is a resounding yes. Often people will be somewhat wary of speaker stands especially when they have small children running about, however you will find that most of these stands have a heavy iron base to them that ensures they remain upright even if knocked or banged into and most are easily capable of supporting a speaker that weighs 2 pounds, or twice the weight of the average satellite speaker stands.
How about the set-up? Is it easy? Yes, it is very easy to install and very easy to assemble as well. Fine-tuning is not a problem, too. It perfectly fits any home theatre system. However with that said in some rare cases you will find that custom speakers are only able to be mounted on a specific type of stand, which is due to the custom design of the mounting brackets (and possibly due to the manufacturers wanting to lock you into their own make of stand!).
So what will be the benefits of having such satellite speaker stands? The first and foremost is obviously the quality of sound give, however something often over looked is the value for money, after all if you've paid thousands for the highest quality audio system why wouldn't you pay a fraction of that fee to improve the quality of its output with a set of stands? They are durable and also stylish not to mention safe as the wires are hidden out of the way; therefore preventing accidentally tripping over trailing wires.