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post #1 of 4 Old 01-11-2011, 01:34 AM - Thread Starter
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Dear AVSers....


I just purchased a Sony BDV-E570 5.1 Home Theater System. I was looking to buy the 2 extra speakers to make it into a 7.1 system... Now i have no clue about audio stuff and looked on Sony site for the extra speakers but I have no clue where to even start....

Does anyone know how to purchase the 2 extra speakers.... Can they just be any brand bookshelf speakers?

Which ones do you recommend?

I really dont know anything so please try to describe as best as possible!
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I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that it would be a real neat magic trick to turn a 5.1 system into 7.1 if it only has speaker outs for 5.1. As far as I can tell, that system can't do 7.1, unless I'm missing something.

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According to the manual you can....you just have to use the optional wireless surround kit...
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Dear AVSers....

I just purchased a Sony BDV-E570 5.1 Home Theater System. I was looking to buy the 2 extra speakers to make it into a 7.1 system... Now i have no clue about audio stuff and looked on Sony site for the extra speakers but I have no clue where to even start....

Does anyone know how to purchase the 2 extra speakers.... Can they just be any brand bookshelf speakers?

Which ones do you recommend?

I really dont know anything so please try to describe as best as possible!

Most likely know you need to use Sony s-air speakers so readmthe manual and go from there
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