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  1. 5.1 Setup guide recommendation

    AV Home Theater
    Hi everyone. Please can you direct me to a guide on how to setup my AV. I have followed Audyssey step by step using 8 positions, changed large to small speakers. Crossover changed to 80. It just doesn't sound the best. Example, surround is too dramatic with vocals being lost, bass too low, night...
  2. Measurements required for analysis of 5.1 with dual mono subs

    REW Forum
    Hi please can someone tell me measurements required for my system. Main speakers Energy Veritas 2.3i and centre, velodyne dd12 and dd15 dual mono, receiver Yamaha Z9. Thanks in advance
  3. Media room with 5 ceiling speakers - 5.1 or Atmos 5.1.4?

    AV Home Theater
    We bought a new house recently and it comes with a media room which is 16'8" x 15'10" (5.08m x 4.83m) in size. The ceiling is vaulted and goes from 10ft (3.04m) at the walls to 12ft (3.65m) at the highest point. There is a 120" projector screen on the front wall and 5 in-ceiling speakers. Three...
  4. Mixing 5.1 speakers

    Home Audio Speakers
    I am a newbie and looking to get my first 5.1 surround in a 12x16 living room with vaulted ceilings and hardwood floors. TV over fireplace. I am looking at Polk 65RT in Wall speakers for surround and left + right speaker. Center speaker may be Klipsch RP-250c REF premiere 5”. Sub is Jamo...
  5. Which Amplifier will go best with Harman Kardon HKTS9 5.1 setup?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello, This is Apoorva from Mumbai, India. I have Harman/Kardon Home Theatre in my house. The setup is of Harman Kardon AVR 1700 Amplifier + HKTS 9 5.1 Speakers (2 Rear + 2 Front + 1 Center + 1 Woofer) – All images enclosed. Now, the AVR 1700 has died and the cost of repair is approx Rs...
  6. Dolby / DTS 5.1, 7.1, 9.1, 11.1 encoding

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    How many bluray movies are discretely encoded in anything above basic 5.1 surround? Very few that I can find. Only one title in my collection is in 7.1. How about TV broadcasts? Anything above 5.1? Do the processors just do a matrix / synthetic up scaling to 11.2?
  7. connecting projector sound to 5.1 surround setup

    System Setup and Connection
    I have a 5.1 surround setup (including speakers and an AVR). For video, I use a projector instead of a TV. I also have chromecast connected to the projector (via it's only HDMI port). To route the sound from the projector to the AVR I use 3.5mm cable as output - connected via an adapter (3.5mm...
  8. Is 1000$ for pre-wiring on a 5.1 for a new home worth it?

    AV Home Theater
    Hello.. Builder is charging 1000$ for pre-wiring of a 5.1 system... How much would a DIY cost? Considering it is a new house, is there value in paying a little extra to get it done by the builder? Thanks for your advice
  9. Pre-wired 5.1 home - Can I still use a 7.1 System?

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello .. Moving into a new home which the builder is pre-wiring for 5.1, but I am leaning towards buying a 7.1 with a good receiver.. I dont know much about pre-wiring (other than it makes the set up easy) .. My question to you all is, would this set up still work if i buy a 7.1 system, can I...
  10. Need help in making DIY subwoofer(frequency response 20Hz-1000Hz for subwoofer) (for 2.1 or 5.1)

    DIY Audio
    Hello guys, I do wanna make a home theater myself to watch movies in projector. Cause am doing for the first time So i googled alot and got some knowledge but am still not sure about the total components i need(like drivers, crossovers..etc) to get the multiplex experience [emoji14] . So i need...
  11. Eltax Mirage 10093 5.1 Speaker System

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi all, I am hoping someone can help me please, also accept my apologies if this is posted in the wrong area of this forum. I have an Eltax Mirage speaker system but one of the floor standing front speakers has started distorting, not just at high volumes but all the time at any volume. I...
  12. Ensuring surround sound 5.1 with Fire TV Stick added to system

    System Setup and Connection
    Units: Panasonic TC-P50V10 (Manual: https://www.manualslib.com/products/Panasonic-Tc-P50v10-3586225.html) Yamaha RXV800 (Manual: http://www.manualsdir.com/manuals/229633/yamaha-rx-v800.html) Panasonic DMP-BD85 (manual: https://www.manualslib.com/manual/117186/Panasonic-Dmp-Bd85-Operating-Manual-...
  13. Integrating 2 Channel, surround, and a Roku Ultra streamer Arcam Solo Movie 5.1

    Audio Processing
    Hi all. I am trying to set up a Roku Ultra in my system. Presently, the Audio is a very nice 2 channel system that I do not want to compromise. I just purchased a Roku Ultra, and it seems pretty cool. I use a projector that is fed by HDMI. I also have an Oppo BDP-83 that I want...
  14. svs prime towers 5.1 vs roger sound labs cg24 5.1?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    hi all what would be better for home theatre and music use the svs prime towers 5.1 package or the roger sound labs 5.1 package can the small cg24 put out the same performance as,the towers and Soundstage and dynamics as well also which speaker has the better midrange thanks
  15. REW 5.1 beta 17 doesn't recognize ASIO driver

    REW Forum
    REW 5.17 beta 12 doesn't recognize ASIO driver Hi there, Used REW 5.17 beta 7 previously with my M-Audio Revolution 7.1 sound card in ASIO mode and it worked fine. I'm trying to use 5.17 beta 12 [current at this date] on Windows 10 with the last-available 64-bit drivers for the Revo7.1 which...
  16. Surround sound effect issue through 5.1 speaker

    System Setup and Connection
    I had recently bought new Yamaha Receiver HTR-3067 and Pioneer AJ-5235xt 5.1 speaker, and connected to LG LF6300 Smart LED Full HD TV. Now, when I am playing any content through TV, I am not getting 5.1 Surround effect from rear speakers. It is giving 2.1 effect through 5.1 speaker. Can...
  17. Required 5.1 home theater Speaker with good Sub-woofer for Yamaha HTR-3067 receiver

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Can anybody please suggest good 5.1 home theater Speaker with good Sub-woofer for my newly bought Yamaha HTR-3067 receiver?
  18. dj setting within 5.1 setup

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    Hello People! Phaul's first post here. Nice forum and really usefull I think this is the best place to ask for some information. I was club DJ (vinyl) for a long time and now I'm planning to arrange a full multimedia setup, including a 5.1 system and my DJ equipment together in a dedicated...
  19. OSX 10.11.4 not working with REW 5.1

    REW Forum
    Hi, I noticed that ever since I updated to OSX 10.11.4 I could no longer get a measurement to generate. When I try to run a sweep I cannot get REW to generate a measurement. It just shows a -180db line. RTA doesn't work either. I use to be able to make measurements prior to 10.11.4. I tried...
  20. Help! VIZIO SB3851-C0 38-Inch 5.1 Channel Sound Bar

    System Setup and Connection
    VIZIO SB3851-C0 38-Inch 5.1 Channel Sound Bar-hooked up via optical cable to VIZIO M3D550KD 55-inch TV-I'm only getting sound on the soundbar itself, not the rear speakers. The speaker test on the soundbar works fine; all 5 are working. Am I missing a setting? I've also tried hooking the...