1. B

    Windows Full Range Speaker Selection

    So I have a very unique temporary setup for my home theater. I currently run all my movies off of my computer (which performs all of the receiver's tasks). Before anyone tells me to go and buy an actual receiver, just let me say that that is my long-term plan, but for now my PC will have to...
  2. ngrub3r

    Receiver / Speaker Crossover Settings

    I recently was given an old Pioneer receiver that works perfectly (VSX-D606s). I have a pair of SS-CS3 towers and a SA-CS9 sub. The sub has a 28 to 200 Hz frequency response. It also states 50 to 200 Hz High frequency cut. It has a cutoff frequency adjust knob. The towers are 45 Hz to 50 kHz...
  3. ArmSC

    KEF E305/T105 5.1 speaker set on sale for $600/800 at KEFdirect.com

    Hey all I just noticed the KEF E350 5.1 speaker set on sale for $600 and wanted to share. If any of you are looking for a very good but small speaker set this one is for you. Well reviewed and very good sounding these will likely be an upgrade to almost any 5.1 speaker set or lower end...
  4. L

    how to get audio off projector speaker

    here is my setup my directv receiver connects to the projector via HDMI therefore, my projector is playing the sounds through it crappy little speaker temporarily i want to just connect it to a sound bar or other speaker via Auxiliary cable until i can get enough cash to buy a an amp/speaker...
  5. dsway

    Hissing and popping from speaker

    In my theater I a running 2 Definitive Technology Mythos ST towers from a Marantz receiver. Have had no problems for 5 years. Now the right speaker is making a hissing and popping noise. Not sure where to start looking for the problem. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
  6. D

    Looking for a center speaker to complement vintage Advent Legacy fronts

    I am upgrading my basement home theater reciever and want to get a new center speaker. The one I have is a Sony that came with a HTiB I got 10 years ago. I have been using vintage Advent Legacy Loudspeakers as my front mains and what to keep those. Nothing in my price range can replace these...
  7. D

    Ceiling Speaker Position for Atmos with 2 rows of seating?

    I am ugrading my basment home theater recevier and figured I would add Atmos and DTS:X at this time. The ceiling is a little over 7 feet and I have two rows of seats. I am looking for help with deciding where to position the speakers and also could use suggestions for speakers. Budget for...
  8. B

    Speaker Recommendations...

    Just got a Sony STR-DH770 1015W 7.2 Ch. 4K/3D Pass thru AV Receiver (145W x 7 @ 6 ohms) and Klipsch R10SW subwoofer for Christmas. I want to upgrade my current speakers to something better. My only issue is finding the right/best speakers possible. I have done a lot of research on speakers...
  9. O

    Bought a house with speaker wiring already in place....need help!

    First off, I apologize - I have NO knowledge when it comes to home theater setup, other than the basic idea that I need to get a tuner and some surround speakers. We moved into a house this year, and the previous owner had the living room wired up for sound. There are four spots with...
  10. sleevedbiker

    Dolby Atmos Ceiling/Height Speaker Positioning

    I see that the Atmos ceiling speakers can be hung from the ceiling or aimed up at the ceiling. I am not a fan of hanging anything from the ceiling, so would I be able to hang the two height Atmos speakers on the wall behind the tv high er up and then aim it off of the ceiling? or maybe put it on...
  11. S

    Bose Acoustimass 3 Series V Stereo Speaker System

    hi friends... am a newbie here .. am going to buy Bose Acoustimass 3 Series V Stereo Speaker System.. i just want to know how is this performance, mean time for audio receiver i am planing onkyo .. so just want to know the bose system .. guys pls help me Thanks in advance
  12. T

    My speaker choice for HT room?

    Hey everyone, I'm in the beginning stages of putting together a 5.2.4 HT setup in an upstairs media room. It measures 13'x14' w/ 9' ceiling. It is an enclosed room with 1 small window and it will have double exterior insulated doors to help keep the sound level to a minimum to the rest of the...
  13. greggor

    5.1 through 7.1 speaker set up.

    I just completed my HT room and ended up installing a 7.1 system. All of my other theaters have been 5.1. I'm noticing that 5.1 sources are not giving me any sound from my rear speakers and I was thinking that my receiver (pioneer SC67) would automatically play 5.1 sound in 7.1 since the side...
  14. P

    How to get a surround sound from my Smart TV with my small humble 5.1 speaker system?

    Hi All, I am Prabhakaran from India. I bought this smart TV before 10 months: http://www.amazon.in/Onida-LEO40FSAIN-LEO40FAIN-inches-Android/dp/B010ANTV7Y along with this 5.1 speaker system: http://www.amazon.in/Intex-IT-500SUF-INTEX-IT-500B-Speaker/dp/B00E6Q5SMO According to this question...
  15. Spottedfeather

    Surround Speaker Levels

    I'm sure that you'll just say it's down to personal preference, but at what level should the back channels be when compared to the front channels ? I'm pretty happy with my center and left and right channels, but have the back channels set WAY softer than the front. Should the back channels be...
  16. A

    Moving from 5.1 to 7.1 - speaker advise

    Need some advice please - I am setting up a dedicated home theater room and moving from 5.1 to 7.1 speaker setup. My current setup is Bowers & Wilkins CM9 for front, Center2 for center and CM5s for surround along with Rotel processor and amp. This 5.1 setup works very well. As I move to new...
  17. M

    Speaker question

    I recently bought a Yamaha receiver prepackaged with speakers and a sub. The speakers, though much better than the tv speakers, are not the greatest and I am looking to upgrade. I'm not an audiophile so I am not looking to spend thousands on my system. That being said, I've done a little bit...
  18. arsh


    It includes 4 T 301, 1 CC301, and T2 SW, all original packaging for quick sale Asking only $1695, plus shipping. paypal ok. orig price $2195. grab it
  19. J

    No sound from center speaker apart from when playing a DVD

    Hi All, I've just started having an issue with my surround sound. I have a Panasonic SA-PT170 system plugged into my Samsung TV using a HDMI Cable and Digital Optical cable. Up until recently the sound has been absolutely fine so I presume everything was set up & plugged in right. Last night...
  20. M

    Center Speaker Question

    I don't know anything about speakers and just finally got around to buying a center speaker Acoustic Audio PSC-32 Center 125 Watts 2-Way for 30 bucks. Is this any good? It seems kind of small and I was wondering are all center speakers this small? Could you buy a regular speaker and just hook...
  21. Todd Erwin

    Hardware Review SVS Prime Tower Speakers Review

    todd-erwin SVS Prime Tower Speakers Review When it comes to home theater, I'm probably one of the more budget-conscious people you'd ever meet. I've been involved in home theater since 1985, before there really was such a thing, connecting my Beta HiFi VCR to my bookshelf system, and adding...
  22. D

    I have six hundred to spend..... on speakers/receiver

    So I have 600 for a 9 by 10 room. I need at least a 5.1 wit a receiver. Willing to go to 700 if worth it.
  23. mac_user

    Need suggestion good 5.1 Home theatre speaker for Yamaha HTR-3067 receiver

    Can anybody suggest good 5.1 home theater Speaker with good Sub-woofer for my newly bought Yamaha HTR-3067 receiver?
  24. P

    samsung ht d6730w - Center speaker not working

    Hi, This is my first post. I have samsung ht d6730w home theater system. It's a 7.1 system. I did a quick sound test and looks like center speaker is not outputting any sound. I wanted to see if it's a speaker issue or the system is not transmitting sound. I connected the speaker output to...
  25. R

    Need help with TV and speaker setup

    I'm mounting my tv over my fireplace. I need some help with speakers for the TV. I will not have room for a sound bar, but i want additional speakers. I want to either mount them on the wall or in the ceiling. I do not want to have a receiver or cable box in a cabinet. There will be power and...
  26. ZMasterFlash

    Denon S-101 or S-301 Right Speaker Audio Connector/Plug

    Does anyone have some connectors that you'd like to sell? I need two of them. My name is Zach and you can reach me at [email protected] Thanks
  27. A

    How does a 3 speaker soundbar decide where the sound go's?

    This is something that is perplexing me. I understand that if the content is in surround sound then the left, right and center speaker will each play what they are supposed to, but what if the content is mono or stereo? One day I was listening to music when I realized how off it sounded. It...
  28. M

    Logitech Z906 or AVR & 5.1 speaker package?

    So which would you go with and why, the Logitech Z906 or an AV receiver with a 5.1 speaker package? With the second option, I was interested in the Pioneer VSX-530-K AV receiver and the Monoprice 13773 5.1 home theater speakers. With the AV receiver, 5.1 speakers, some speaker wire, and...
  29. Mr. Shelly

    Replacement tweeter suggestions

    I have a pair of Energy Connoiseur C-6 front speakers which I love. One of the tweeters is broke and can't be repaired. There are no replacements available anywhere. Simply Speakers is willing to rebuild them both with totally different guts just keeping the grill but I am not to hip on that...
  30. bhstr99

    [Q] Speaker Volume controller with IR remote.

    Hi people! My dad has this TV Stand which includes a simple speaker system however it has no IR remote volume control support which is unfortunately and it's only possible to change the volume via a volume dial. (There are three dials, Treble, Bass and Volume...