atmos

  1. Eric_L

    Surround sound / Atmos Music?

    I am interested in listening to surround sound music on my 7.1 system. I have a few apps with independent artists, and I have seen a few live performance DVDs, but what I'd really like is to just listen to studio recordings in surround sound. And I am having a heluva time figuring out both...
  2. JohnRice

    On to Full Atmos...

    Well, I've been running this system half-assed for too long, with just a pair of reflecting speakers in front for minimal Atmos in a 7.1.2 configuration. I've had the capability for a full 7.1.4 system, including enough amplifiers to drive it, for a couple years now. My HT room is even kind of...
  3. T

    Dolby atmos help please

    Hello I currently have a 5.1 system but want to add highet speakers. Can I keep my current setup and just add 2 front height and 2 rear height speakers? For a true atmos effect. Iam looking into getting a 9.2 receiver. Thank you.
  4. Aaron Silverman

    Identifying Atmos Content Is Like Pulling Teeth

    I bought Baby Driver on Vudu. The PQ is nothing like a disc, but the Atmos track is actually really good. Neat, Ford vs. Ferrari is on sale this week! But, hm, Vudu only offers it in 5.1. (There are a lot of movies not offered in Atmos on Vudu; a long sad story.) Hey, Apple has it with an...
  5. Robert Harris

    UHD Review A few words about...™ The Gentlemen - in 4k UHD Blu-ray

    I've been waiting for this one. A true gangster comedy. Actually, more than that. In all its 4k - it's Real 4k - glory, this release from Universal is more like the Citizen Kane of gangster films. With a wonderful cast -- Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, Michele Dockery, Jeremy Strong...
  6. K

    Rear Atmos Speaker Behind Drop Ceiling Ducting?

    Good Morning! I'll be finishing my basement this summer and am planning a 5.2.4 (or 7.2.2) home theater system in the family room with in wall/in ceiling speakers. The problem is that the rear speakers would have to be placed behind some HVAC ducting which hangs a foot below the ceiling...
  7. Colin Jacobson

    Thoughts about "Improvised" Atmos Setup?

    I badly want to add height speakers to my 5.1 setup but a) I don't like the idea of upward-firing speakers, and b) my basement doesn't seem well-suited to speakers attached to/installed in the ceiliing. My thought: stack height speakers on top of the front R/L and rear R/L speakers. I figure I...
  8. Wes

    My newly renovated Atmos 11.2 dedicated Theater

    My Youtube tour It's my 20 year old theater that I just finished a renovation to do some fixing and repaint that it so greatly needed!
  9. Johnny Angell

    Upgrading to Atmos with Denon X6500H!

    I’ve got a 7.1 setup with my old Denon, an X4300H. All the speakers are Definitive technology. Front and rear ceiling are Pro Monitor 800’s. The left and right wall mounted speakers are also definitive but I forget the model number and with the center Definitive speaker. I thought I would do...
  10. olddog

    Best center for Dolby Atmos

    I am looking for the best dialog centric center for Dolby Atmos. Space--24" X 12" x 19" Denon X3300W Fronts B&W 705 In ceiling RSL X 4 Subs 2 X Sunfire Sig's Room size 25' X 30' The B&W HTS 7 is too high and will not fit. The Denon has a very good Audessey set up to timber match whatever I put...
  11. Nandan

    Spare speakers as atmos

    Hi, I have two spare speakers from my old system which I want to use as atmos speakers. Problem with room is i have false ceiling and AC, so either I can put both speakers at around 6.5 feet so that they are equal distance from sitting area or put both of them near (4-5 feet apart) at a height...
  12. P

    Am I getting Dolby Atmos?

    Would someone be able to help with confirm I’m playing Dolby Atmos sound with the Yamaha 7850? I’m not using a 4K TV as that shouldn’t matter as the DVD is going straight into the receiver. Here is my set up UHD/4K , Hi Res Sony UBPX800 DVD player. Avengers End Game UHD w/Dolby Atmos Hi speed...
  13. P

    4 Klipsch Atmos set up

    Hi, I recently purchased the Klipsch RP500SA speakers and later will purchase the Klipsch atmos 140SA. Both are atmos speakers and the main difference is the speaker size and there is a cross over setting for the mid and tweeter. Trying to figure out the best set up for these. my plan was to...
  14. P

    Dolby Atmos playing through receiver via Bluetooth but not TV

    I have a Yamaha TSR-7850 using Klipsch Atmos presence speakers with the cross over switch set to atmos on the speaker. When I play the official Atmos demo from YouTube via blue tooth connection to the receiver it sounds amazing, I can hear every little bird chirp, twig breaking and basket ball...
  15. K

    Dolby Atmos

    I just purchased the Onkyo TX-NR686 with Dolby Atmos and DTS-X, I also purchased the Monoprice Immersive speakers, They have 2 inputs, one for the front(?) and a height input. I already have some bi-wired Polk Monitor 50's for the front. Do I just wire the height input or do I have to do...
  16. D

    Need help with atmos idea

    I just bought Klipsch r25fa which are standing front speakers with up firing speakers built into the top. I feel that I would do much better installing ceiling speakers. My question is can I remove the driver and horn from the r25fa and install them in the ceiling? Should I make a box for them...
  17. H

    Dose TV matters for Dolby Atmos with AV receiver.

    Hello... I am planning to buy a TV and I want it to connect to a AV receiver which supports Dolby Atmos ( 5.1 + 2 upward firing). I will be watching mostly Netflix and prime videos. I am not planning to connect a dvd player with the AV receiver. So I am wondering 1. Will all TVs that has hdmi...
  18. D

    ATMOS setup

    New to the forum, old to the world. New house, new HT setup. Somewhat like learning a new language and difficult for me. 5.1.2 system with 65" Samsung TV, Yamaha Aventage RX-A660 avr, Sony X700 dvd, cable box, Roku, turntable, CD changer, distributed audio via MusicCast/Yamaha amps. All...
  19. T

    Dolby Atmos upgrading? From older Denon

    Hello I have a older Denon avr 2803. I have been running a 6.1 setup. Two fronts front center left and right rear surround and a single rear channel and a svs sub. The speakers are Klipsch rf3s. I was looking at the avrx3500h. Which is a 7.2 channel. I alreadly have two ceiling speakers that I...
  20. J

    Help: upgrading to Atmos

    Planned system: TV = Samsung 78" Amp = Denon X3500H or X4500H Speakers = Klipsch RP-600M Sub = 1x SVS PC13 Ultra Center = Klipsch RP-504C Surround = Mission M7DS Bipolar Atmos Height 1 = 2x Klipsch in-ceiling CDT-3650-C II Atmos Height 2 = 2x Klipsch in-ceiling CDT-3650-C II Note1: This will be...
  21. S

    7.1 Signal into 9.2 Receiver

    Hello all. I am new to the site, and this is my first post on HTF. So thanks in advance for any and all feedback, My apologies if this is not the right area to post this topic. I am finishing my basement and have decided to put in a dedicated home theater room. The decision came to me a...
  22. E

    Atmos setup/speaker choice

    I've upgraded from 5.1 to a Denon 3600 receiver for Atmos. Going to use preouts with my Rotel 5x100 + the receiver for the extra channels. I currently have 5 NHT Super Ones. My room has vaulted ceilings. I'm going to add two more Super Ones for the surrounds. Two part question: What is the...
  23. M

    Recommendations for filling voids and immersion

    Hello Quick story... Built a HT in my basement. Started with 5.2.2. Later changed to 7.2.4. All speakers are in wall. So the rear surrounds are in the back corners and fronts in front corners. Added rear backs behind seats 1/2, and 3/4. Atmos are in front and rear of seating by about 2-3...
  24. A

    Do i need dolby atmos speakers for dolby atmos audio??

    If i have an A/V receiver which supports dolby atmos... Can i play dolby atmos audio at any speaker ?? Or do i need to get specific speaker model which support dolby atmos??
  25. Dave Moritz

    Is Dolby Atmos & DTS-X the last format consumers will support?

    While this could apply to both disc and streaming formats let's try not to concern ourselves with the delivery format but the audio format and the number of channels delivered by the audio format. We have come such a long way on the audio side and many of us have been in this hobby since the...
  26. Aaron Silverman

    Front Height (on actual bookshelves): Bookshelf or Atmos Upfiring?

    I currently have a basic 5.1 setup running through a Sony STR-DN1080, and want to add front height speakers. Here's the room: I plan to put the front heights on top of those two tower bookshelves, which are exactly 6' tall. The ceiling is around 9.5'-10' total, and viewing distance is just...
  27. H

    Advanced Atmos Configuration Help Needed

    Hello all, thank you for your time. I really need help from some serious home theatre audiophiles, with my atmos configuration. I have read many forums and many people’s 2 cents, and I’m still stumped. I am hoping to do 5.2.4. My home theatre space is 21 feet long by 13 feet wide, with a...
  28. D

    get most from Atmos

    new guy, hi... looking for some advice on tweaking the current system which is; Denon AVRX2200W powers a 10 year old Aperion 5.1 = 2 towers / ctr ch / 2 surrounds.. .the sub blew for 3rd time so using a cheaper Sony, which works o k .... when buying the Denon, picked up some Jamo spherical...
  29. aceinc

    Atmos & DTS-X from computer while waiting for UBP-X800M2

    I put in my ceiling speakers, I have 11 channels of amplification (minimum of 200 watts per). I have a Marantz AV7704 and I want to hear what everything will do. Sources attached to the system include; Sony XBR75X900F Xfinity X1 DVR. Sony BDP-S370 An older HP desktop with HDMI out running...
  30. nohackmove

    Hello to everybody

    Hi All, I am a rookie person for Home Audio - Video Systems. I have purchased a Marantz NR1607 two year ago, and purt together with Canton Movie 85 CX 5.1 Speakers for my home theater system build. I was looking for a community to get in touch with other interested people with AVR systems for...