Need help with speaker setup - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-16-2013, 10:10 PM - Thread Starter
Newbie
 
ErikSkeries's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Ontario,Canada
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Hey guys. I have a denon avr-791 receiver currently set up with polk rm6750s in 5.1. I have the opportunity right now however to get 4 pioneer cs-t2100-k speakers. I was just wondering if it was a good idea to hook those up as the fronts and rears to my denon instead (i. E. Will the receiver handle them, will they actually sounds better, ect). Sorry for the dumb question but thanks in advance for any advice. Cheersz

EDIT: I should point out that I have a pioneer HTP-100CR center speaker that I could switch out the polk center for.
ErikSkeries is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-16-2013, 11:05 PM
AVS Forum Addicted Member
 
cel4145's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 16,769
Mentioned: 34 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2660 Post(s)
Liked: 2991
It's best for your front left, right, and center to timbre match. Generally, the best way to achieve that is to use three of the same speaker across the front, or a pair of left/right speakers and the matching center created by the manufacturer. It's next to impossible to predict (and highly unlikely) if mixing speaker brands will achieve this.

Your questions are answered: Speaker FAQ
Living room HT: Energy RC-50, Ascend Sierra Horizon w/RAAL, Ascend Sierra 1, PSB Imagine XA | PSA V1500 and CHT SS 18.1 | Denon X4200W | modified Dayton SA1000
Other rooms: CBM-170 SE | SVS SB-1000 | Audio-GD NFB-11 | Parasound Zamp | JBL LSR305
Headphone & Portable AKG K7XX | NAD HP50 | AKG K550 | Soundmagic E50 & E80 | DX50 | E12 | X1
cel4145 is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
 
Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off