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A home theater 5.1, bookshelf speakers

For watching movies and sports

For a room size of 30 feet x 14 feet

What would be your recommendation for this price range?

My budget is around $1300

 

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Welcome to the forums. I notice you have the same post in the HTIB forum. Do you want a recommendation here for speakers & sub alone? No receiver, dvd/blu-ray player as with a typical HTIB?

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I would appreciate a recommendation for speakers + sub + receiver

Thank you

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This would be a much better setup than an HTIB package. smile.gif

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Some else suggested that I add these information as well

 

I dont have any speakers currently and just use the speakers from the Samsung TV which I got last year

The TV has HDMI and analog outlets

Dont need ipod connections. Just need to connect to the TV and the DVD player.

For a cable connection

 

Bookshelf speakers is what I am looking for

I would need recommendation in speakers + receiver

The room is prewired for 5.1 bookshelf speakers

 

My listening habits are 80% Movies/TV/Sports and 20% pop music.

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fwiw, just another suggestion; home theater direct level 2 speakers

denon avr 1713 refurb. ac4l

svs pb-1000 or rythmik lv12r sub

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fwiw, just another suggestion; home theater direct level 2 speakers

denon avr 1713 refurb. ac4l

svs pb-1000 or rythmik lv12r sub

OP - ac4l translates in English to accessories4less.com for a refurbished avr (still with warranty) smile.gif

All good suggestions so far, unless you want to up your budget....

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Try looking at NHT super zero's for your main and surround speakers with their subs sound great and u can still afford a nice little Denon to power them.
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Try looking at NHT super zero's for your main and surround speakers with their subs sound great and u can still afford a nice little Denon to power them.

As nice as I think the SZs are (I run 5 of them) they are too small for that room unless the OP's MLP is pretty close, like 9ft or less.

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