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  1. Noob with my first HTS.

    New Member Introductions
    My first home theater system. I have lots of questions and look forward to learning more about HTS.
  2. What Happening to HTS?

    AV Home Theater
    What is going on with Home Theater Shack? There seems to little to no activity from the owner (forum announcements, news, movie reviews, etc.) for at least 6 months. Have the new owners decided it's not worth the effort to keep going? It's nice to see that some users, and Wayne P., are still...
  3. HTS lost my post

    Well let's try going over five
  4. 10 years of HTS?

    Chat Box SWAMP
    given this is 2017 Is the Home Theater Shack not 10 years old? Certainly a milestone that should be celebrated! :fireworks1::fireworks3::fireworks2:
  5. 2016 HTS Movie Gift Guide

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    It’s hard to believe an entire year has passed since Mike Edwards and I compiled HTS’s definitive 2015 Movie Gift Guide. But, alas, here we find ourselves staring old man winter in the face as the Holiday shopping season is about to shift into overdrive. Last year we were lucky enough to have...
  6. Link to HTS Two-Channel Speaker Setup Guide for a Deep Soundstage

    Two Channel Design and Installation
    Here is a link to an existing resource that has been useful for Two-Channel system/speaker setup: HTS Two-Channel Speaker Setup Guide for a Deep Soundstage
  7. New to HTS

    New Member Introductions
    Looking forward to lots of reading as I research how to bring my HT system up a similar standard as my Stereo system :grin2:
  8. Looking to buy an HTS under INR 90k

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello Geeks I live in Pune, India, looking for a Home Theater System (AV receiver and speakers) between Rs. 60k to 90k and below are a few things I would want out of it: Must haves: • Best sound for music I could get in this budget • Dolby atmos support (so that I could use the AV receiver for...
  9. What does these terms means in my HTS?

    Audio Processing
    Hello there, As someone owning a new HTS and relatively new to the sound department, I am curious to know what the following terms means in my settings. My HTS manual says that it has the following audio decoding, LPCM (2CH / 5.1CH / 7.1CH), DTS-ES™ DISCRETE6.1, DOLBY® DIGITAL, DOLBY® DIGITAL...
  10. HTS Poised to Cover AXPONA 2016

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Tomorrow marks the first day of Audio Expo North America (AXPONA, for those you well versed with the audio show circuit), one of the best audio expos in the U.S. For three straight days, extremely high quality demo rooms will unleash sonic goodness upon serious audiophiles and curiosity-seekers...
  11. HTS AVS/TCL Roku Giveaway Terms and Conditions

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    SWEEPSTAKES – OFFICIAL RULES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS AVSForum.com’s TCL Roku 4K TV Giveaway – By completing the Survey Monkey questionnaire, Entrants are eligible to win one (1) TCL 65US5800 65-Inch 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV (value of $999.00 USD). Three (3) winners will be chosen at random...
  12. Finish of HTS set up

    This last thread should allow me to complete HTS set up
  13. Heyya HTS, from Sydney

    New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, Always been interested in great quality pictures and hard-core sound, unfortunately that's never been in my budget. I recently upgraded from a 46" Kogan Full HD TV, to a LG 55" Full HD OLED. I'm actually after some opinions on this. I went in to Harvey Norman with 3 models in mind...
  14. Profanity and the HTS "tight" posting rules...

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Recently, there have been several discussions about why the traffic at Home Theater Shack has dropped significantly. Some have suggested it is because we are so restrictive about language and about bashing manufacturers and other posters. So I think it is time to refresh on who we are, why we...
  15. New to HTS

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone. I wandered over here after Jim responded to a few of my posts at AVS. Been into music since college. Started with a decent Onkyo receiver and a pair of Design Acoustics PS-10's (still in the closet!). Stayed 2 channel for quite a while, then moved to home theater. Been...
  16. I'm the newest guy on HTS!

    New Member Introductions
    Hello! Just introducing myself… I am Dr.Why, which means I might have a lot of questions. I serve as one of the "sound guys" at my church. I am constantly learning how to do this job. I am also planning on making a set of DIY stereo speakers with active crossovers, along with making my own...
  17. New HTS Member

    New Member Introductions
    Greetings from Huntsville AL.. My name is Tim Ayers and I'm looking froward to numerous HT and 2 channel audiophile discussions.
  18. Thank you HTS !!!

    New Member Introductions
    Would like to first start by thanking Sonnie, Icaillo, Mechman, ALMFamily. Thank you for your hard work hard work setting up this site. Especially appreciate the 1000, 2500, and 3000 dollar speaker evaluations. Beautifully detailed especially keeping music selections, speaker placements and...
  19. HTS 2015 Amplifier Evaluation Event Preparation Thread

    Reviewers Private Forum
    Announcing the final preparations phase for the HTS 2015 Amplifier Evaluation Event. Primary Event Goals - Evaluation of High-End Amplifiers Krell Duo 175 Pass Labs 150.8 Parasound HALO A31 Sunfire TGA-7401 Denon X5200 AVR. Additional Goals Comparison of Dirac Live to Audyssey XT32 Review of...
  20. HTS T-shirt Giveaway on Facebook

    Great Deals and Specials
    Just a heads-up, but we are giving away a HTS T-shirt on Facebook today. Head over to our Facebook feed to participate.