Can you use a 7.1 A/V receiver with a 6.1 speaker setup?

Answer Almost all home theater receivers can be set to use any combination of speakers, from simple two channel stereo, all the way up to 5.1 channel, 6.1 channel and 7.1 channel surround sound. Check wit... Read More »

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Will the following speaker setup work . . .?

To clarify, you will be using the analogue outputs of the vantec only and not the optical output.That being the case, the vantec cannot detect what sort of speaker is connected to the output and wi... Read More »

On the av receiver it has a port for setup mic what does this mean?

Not giving us make and model numbers makes it really hard to give an accurate answer.(sigh)Some AV Receivers include either the Audssey calibration circuits or the Yamaha YAPO calibration system.Wh... Read More »

What is a general or typical speaker setup 2.1 or 7.1 or 10.1?

I'd go with a 5.1. It come with two front channels, two rear channels, a center channel and a sub. It provides a nice surrounds sound experience with sound coming from all around you.

Does this Sonos speaker setup work?

The Sonos system is proprietary and will not work with other speaker systems only other sonos systems also it is wireless and you do not need to place the speakers or wires in the wall...I would ta... Read More »