I have owned Pioneer and Cambridge - I prefer the Cambridge sound quality - Cambridge has better definition and
does a good job with music - and the bookshelf will go down low.
A lot of music can be handled 2.0 and 2.1
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Speakers > MB Quart VS05, Boston VS260, Snell K7, EOS 150SP
Subwoofer > Mordaunt Short Aviano 7
Receiver > Tascam PAR-200, Pioneer VSX-30