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  1. Towers for Height Channels?

    Home Audio Speakers
    I just purchased a lovely pair of Klipsch RP-160M's, and they are spectacular! These were going to be used for the front Height (Atmos) channels. But we have a pair of very good tower speakers (BIC DV84's), and is there any reason why they can't be used for the Atmos channels? We have plenty of...
  2. Adding Channels To Denon x1300w

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hello all. First off, I apologize if this is a stupid question. I have a Denon X1300W receiver and I am looking at adding two additional height speakers, if possible to make my set up 5.1.4. My question is if it is possible to do with my receiver via a 2 channel stereo amplifier, or possibly...
  3. DSP unit for xovering three/four channels active speakers + Dirac Live

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    miniDSP has just published this application note about implementing a multichannel active system with Dirac Live: https://www.minidsp.com/applications/digital-crossovers/active-speakers-with-ddrc-88bm :) Flavio
  4. Only Two Channels from HDMI OLED (LG) TV

    REW Forum
    It is not so long I am using REW. I am doing some sub testing and trying to send patterns to LFE channel only. I have an Anthem MRX510 and an OLED 55B6V LG TV I have loaded last version of asio4all driver and connecting to my Anthem MRX I can select one of the 8 channel. Unluckily I have a...
  5. No surround sound output for some HD channels

    Sony
    Hi All, I have samsung 43K5570 TV. Using Sony HT IV300 speakers. TV input sound is fed into Home theater using Optical cable only. This is my first home theater and dont have much idea about the functions and everything. Recently discovered that when selecting "CLEARAUDIO+" mode, SD channel's...
  6. DIY Bi-Amp setup for front 3 channels

    DIY Audio
    I am going to give building an amp a try now. I just ordered a Bang & Olufsen ICEpower 50ASX2 SE 2x50W Class D Amplifier, and a B&O ICEpower 125ASX2 amplifier module. This will give me enough power to power 2 of my new speakers (bi-amped). Iam still looking for one more of each to finish off the...
  7. Pioneer AJ5235XT vs Taga Harmony 606 SE vs Polk T Series

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Please suggest the best 5.1 Home Theater speaker from following 3 options that will be compatible with Yamaha HTR-3067 receiver. 1. Pioneer AJ5235XT 5.1 2. Taga Harmony 606 SE 5.1 3. Polk T Series T50 Home Theater and Music Floor Standing Tower Speakers 5.0 [Any recommended sub-woofer for...
  8. Beringer DCX 2496. How to sum channels A and B low frequencies to sub woofer?

    Audio Processing
    Beringer DCX 2496. How to sum channels A and B low frequencies to sub woofer? When using a single subwoofer as I am, isn't it better to have both the left-hand and right-hand low frequencies going to the single subwoofer? Please correct me if I am wrong. At the moment only the right hand...
  9. REW and HDMI - can I test two channels at once?

    REW Forum
    Hello everyone. I finally got REW to work with HDMI using ASIO and Windows 10. The biggest issue for me was assigning the correct output device. Now I'm able to send signals through each individual channel, but I can't choose several channels at once (i.e. Left main + sub). Is there a way...
  10. Smith Freeman of SVS Shares Center Channel Advice and Discusses Company Offerings

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    The center channel and its unique horizontal design is an unmistakable centerpiece of most multi-channel set-ups. Designed to fit neatly above or below a screen, it’s tasked with carrying a tremendous amount of audio information including dialog, movie sound effects, and music, making it a key...
  11. could bridge channels in a receiver?

    System Setup and Connection
    Hey, I just ordered this Pyle Receiver from Amazon to power a Dual Rockville speaker my uncle gave me. The receiver has 4 channels which provides 550 RMS at 4 ohm. The Rockville speaker handle 1500 RMS at 4ohm. Can I just bridge channels (A) terminals on the receiver so that it could give me at...
  12. Same target level setting for all channels ?

    REW Forum
    Sorry if this question has been already asked. I read the Rew help. I can change the target level suggested by Rew. I took my measurements of 5.1 channels with Umik and Rew, SPL was 75db for each ( sub also approx). Then I which to use the 10 filters of the Rotel RSX-1562 . ( 5 filters...
  13. REW & Asio4all - problems sending test tone to correct speaker channels

    REW Forum
    Hi friends, :huh: =( Really desperate and need some help for this. I've been trying to fix this for past 3 weeks but no avail. I'm on a 5.2 HT setup with the Denon 4520 AVR. All 5 speaker channels are powered by an external Rotel power amp through the pre-outs. I've been using REW and...
  14. Where should I put my Atmos channels?

    System Setup and Connection
    Where would you put the Atmos ceiling speakers if you were starting with 2 speakers, and later going to 4? A1 is pretty much lined up to where the speakers are behind the couch. A2 would be about 2' in front of the front row. A3 would be about 6' in front of the front row. I was thinking of...
  15. Dual center channels (side by side)?

    System Setup and Connection
    So I wanted to do in wall everything. I got the L and R speakers done and they worked well with stud location, but my center channel.. not so much. Stud is dead center! So, I'm curious... Could I just purchase another in-wall center channel and put them side by side with no ill effect? All...
  16. What is 2 channels driven?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Can someone please explain to me what does it mean by "2 channels driven" on AV receivers. For instance, on Pioneer VSX-524 (5 channel) receiver, it says 80 watts per channel with 2 channels driven. I know it is a very basic question, I did google it, but still don't get it. Please explain...
  17. Marantz SR770 Surround Channels Mixed Up

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I decided to add surround sound capabilities to the SR770 which does not have a digital input but requires 6 channel direct inputs. I therefore purchased a 5.1 SPDIF Decoder for HD AC3 DTS Digital Audio and connected the outputs on this to the inputs on the SR770. Note - I am not using a...
  18. Can not select input channels

    REW Forum
    Hey All. I'm on a Mac OS X 10.06.8 with REW 5.01 Beta 20 and it seems I can't choose an input or output channel after choosing a device as the boxes are greyed out. I was trying to use my Fireface 800 via Soundflower but wasn't able to select a channel. Then I tried using a Zoom H4n as I/0...
  19. Bi-Amping 3 channels ?

    System Setup and Connection
    Good evening gentlemen, Looming for an amp to provide an additional 30-50 watts to my left, center, and right channels. Want to utilize the HF & LF terminals on each of the speakers. Heard some talk of it making zero difference, but why would the company design them like that? For looks? Has...
  20. Selecting single channels for measurement in Mac OSX

    REW Forum
    It's always the dumb little things. In my case, I've got a mac air with Mavericks, the v 22 beta of REW, an HDMI dongle on the display port, a cross spectrums calibrated USB mic, and a rat shack meter..... and I can run a nice sweep of the room. BUT It's with all speakers playing. For...
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