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First audiophile setup

Castle Knight 2 Speakers


New Member
Apr 14, 2015
I have budget of rs 20000 and want to build my first audiophile setup with my PC. I have few questions please help me.
1) Should i go for active/passive bookshelf speakers or 2.1 or 5.1 setup? Which one is best for music "hard rock, metal, pop, progressive metal"
2) If active bookshelf what speakers should i choose. there r so many please suggest good one within my budget, company name, model number and should be available india.
3) If passive which speakers and amp should i choose within 20000. please suggest company and model number available in india.
4) If 2.1 or 5.1 which company and model should i choose.
5) Should I buy a sound card? If so please suggest one.
Please be specific in your suggestion.
Have seen these pages and many others but still confuse a bit
Best desktop speakers for audiophiles on a budget - Tech2
AV MAX Suggests: Budget Stereo Setup - Up To Rs 15,000