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Old 08-28-2014, 08:34 AM - Thread Starter
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What should I do for a sound system?

Get home theater system with like 4-5 hdmi inputs, just buy hmdi switch with surround sound, or hdmi switch with sound bar.

Live in apartment. Couch wall to tv wall is like 11-12 ft. I'm like 8-9 ftish away from tv. Apartment living room is very wide, but tv seating part is like 12 ft wide.

Looking to spend $200-$400.

Wut do? Product Recommendations?
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There are some nice entry level systems made by Yamaha, Onkyo, and Denon that might suit your needs for apartment life. I would recommend a receiver/speakers only system and not one that is integrated. In other words, one that doesn't have a built-in blu-ray player.
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There are some nice entry level systems made by Yamaha, Onkyo, and Denon that might suit your needs for apartment life. I would recommend a receiver/speakers only system and not one that is integrated. In other words, one that doesn't have a built-in blu-ray player.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-008-_-Product

Das it mane?

Is it possible to play video games on it and music at the same time?
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Two different sources at the same time? Probably not but I don't know for sure.
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With the Denon e300 you can do that.
http://www.accessories4less.com/make...airplay/1.html

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A "Video Select" function, accessed via the OPTION button on the remote, allows you to listen to a USB/Tuner/Network audio source while watching a separate video source (including HDMI inputs!)
Then buy two speakers. You'll be much happier with a good receiver and two speakers than some limited flexibility home theater in the box or a sound bar.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Polk-Audio-R...item540e8ae2f7

Add more speakers when you get more money or move to a new place.

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You could also buy two pairs of Pioneer bookshelf speakers for $87/pr so then you'd already have fronts and surrounds. Would just need a center.
http://www.amazon.com/Pioneer-SP-BS2...&keywords=bs22

Add the center for $67

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Das it mane?

Is it possible to play video games on it and music at the same time?
Hi TheJasonSensation, depend on your music source but its possible on the Onkyo HT-S3700 for tuner.
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