Sorry for the necro :-) dang if you do dang if you don't. I tend to prefer to necro on an old topic vs. creating a new thread for an older discussion.
Consolidation and all...
I emailed Tom V. with my worries/concerns and he still felt comfortable recommending the XS30 so I am ordering that. Thanks for taking the time to respond to my question!
Thursday can't get here soon enough!
Ascend Sierra Towers w/RAAL, Ascend Horizon Center w/RAAL, Ascend CBM-170 SE surrounds, PSB Imagine XA Atmos modules
SVS PB12 Plus (x2) PSA XV15SE (x2)
Denon X4200w / Emotiva Mini-X a-100
Samsung UHD BD K8500
Sony XBR75X940C / Samsung 60F8000