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  1. saswat

    5.1 System Suggestions at Rs 50-55k

    Hi Wanted to buy a Hometheatre and as usual was shortlisting between BDV 7002 9002 ETC ETC and then realised from some forums that these are just waste of money. I also realised that how many times i will use a BlueRay Disk???? Its all USB, Streaming etc now a days. Now can somebody...
  2. B

    Wanted Anthem/Marantz 5.1 receiver.

    Hi, Let me know if you guys have an anthem 300 or Marantz x008/x009 series AVRs for sale. Thanks,
  3. kestrel5915

    Few queries regarding 1.5lac HT 5.1 system

    Hello people, I have been a lurker here for quite some time and have gained a lot of info from this forum. I plan to buy a 5.1 system for my living room (plan attached). My budget for speakers + AVR + cables is around 1.5 lacs. Usage is Movies + Gaming - 50% and Music - 50% I have auditioned...
  4. K

    Yamaha YHT 196 - review required!

    I am in the market for an entry level HT system. I've been to the usual electronics dealers in Pune (croma/vijaysales) and I've only liked a couple of systems from Sony. But I want to buy something better, within my budget of INR 20-25k. Most of my usage is going to be general TV and Xbox...
  5. C

    Is it possible to get 5.1 using Realtek ALC892 over optical port?

    My Motherboard: Asus M5A99X Evo R2.0 Receiver: Yamaha HTR 2064 Codec: Realtek ALC 892 Port: Optical Asus promotes this board having 8.1 ch capability, what I am confused is it possible to achieve 5.1 over optical port and if yes how? Because I am not able to achieve it. :/
  6. M

    7.1 AV Receiver with HD Upgrader

    Hello all! Looking to buy a 7.1 AV Receiver with HD Video Upgrader. Right now considering to purchase the F&D F700UF. Now I need decide how to go about buying the receiver: the brand, how to evaluate tech specs, how much improvement I can expect for Vid upscaling and Audio management. My budget...
  7. S

    Not getting 5.1 output

    Not getting 5.1 output My setup - Panasonic LCD 32C30D - 3 HDMI and ARC, no digital audio out. Can play video files (avi,mkv etc.) yamaha yht 196 Philips DVD Player - composite video, 5.1 channel out and coaxial digital out. Connections HDMI (ARC) between TV and yamaha AVR coaxial...
  8. R

    5.1 speakers with digital optical i/p

    recently bought LG 42 LN5710, it have only digital audio out. kindly suggest any 5.1 speakers with optical i/p, under 15K:)
  9. ashokec

    Fenda - F&D F6000U 5.1 Speakers Review

    Here is a small review based on my experience with Fenda F&D 6000 U speakers Pros Good low frequency Response Good mid frequency Response Pro mode Front rear volume control Easy controls. Cons Poor high frequency response as it lacks tweeters in front and rear channels No...
  10. ashokec

    Wanna build an Audio Receiver with DSP....

    Hi Guys, I am planning to make an audio receiver which can handle Dolbly 5.1 input through SPDIF and other stereo inputs. I'm gonna put a DSP in it. I do not have experience in the hardware parts but I have experience in programming DSPs. Has anybody worked on such systems? I'm just in...
  11. ganendra

    About digital audio out

    I have recently purchased a 32 inch samsung led tv. It has a digital optical out port.I want to know 1) Does this output port provides 5.1 DTS true audio? 2) I have to purchase a 5.1 speaker system with digital optical input port? My TATA SKY HD stb has a coaxial output. So if the...
  12. A

    Whats Better (AC3) (Dolby Surround) or (AC3) (5.1)

    is AC-3 5.1 equivalent to dolby digital 5.1?
  13. P

    Too good to be true?

    Hi forum, this is my first post and I would greatly appreciate your help. I have been searching for a while now for a reasonably priced set of 5.1 speakers so I can finally enjoy my PS3 system to the fullest extent, i.e. true 5.1 surround sound for movies, Blu-ray and games. This is the...
  14. R

    Yamaha Vs Denon, Wharfdale/Definitive/Paradigm

    After some research and reading about various AVR and 5.1 speaker system I shortlisted following. Please suggest which combination will suit best: AVR: Yamaha 573 / 673 Denon 1713 / 1913 Speaker: Paradigm CT100 Wharfdale DX1 definitive procinema 600 My room size is 20' x 12' and...
  15. A

    5.1 Stereo Speakers

    Hello, I am Akhil Chopra from Mumbai. it could be great if guys can help me with my very small query. I have a 5.1 system with a DVD player. now as you all might know, 5.1 systems work with a dvd player with amplifier installed in it. i have that dvd player too. But what i need is...
  16. Y

    anything cmparable to Edifier s-550?

    Hi... I am looking for a 5.1 speaker. And so far i have fallen in love with the Edifier S550. But unfortunately, since that product is out of production, I want a 5.1 one system that i better or comparable to the S550. Please suggest!!
  17. C

    yamaha hts 298 vs pioneer rs 32 vs onkyo 4505

    yamaha hts 298 vs pioneer rs 32 vs onkyo 4505 budget 35-40k 60% music 40% movies More inclined towards the floor standing rs 32
  18. devilwearsprada

    Movies/Music to Show-off system.

    Welcome All, I would like to open this thread to discuss music/movies that can be used to show off your system/components as this will help us to judge the system. For Eg: Tron:Legacy for the bass part :D POP : Sands of time and XXX - 1 for the surrounds. U571 and Universal Soldier...
  19. shyamsn00

    [Q] Route stereo sound through all speakers in 5.1 setup

    How to route 2 channel sound [a la music] through all 5 satellites of a 5.1 system [preferably mapping the left and right channels to both the left and right speakers respectively, and both channels to the center speaker]? I remember using a software that came with my motherboard that did this...
  20. shyamsn00

    [Q] Placement of 5.1 speakers in a standard computer table

    I have a 5.1 speaker system to go with my computer, but my computer is placed in such a place that I cannot wallmount the side/rear speakers nor have a raised platform in the side or rear [rest 3 are placed on the computer table on either side of the monitor and 1 right in front of it, but not...