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Use the following web app to determine the Sound Pressure Level (SPL) that can be achieved in your room with the Q900: http://myhometheater.homestead.com/splcalculator.html the goal is to reach 105dB peak at the Main Listening Position (MLP) - i.e. where you sit. Are you able to achieve this just in stereo mode?
That calculator is worthless, unless one is talking about listening outdoors or in an anechoic chamber. For more, better to point you here than to repeat myself.

Bottom line is really that Q900's demand very little from an amp, and chances are excellent that one's subwoofers are the limiting factor when using main speakers of that size and efficiency.

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That calculator is worthless....
Do you have a better method / calculation to determine the relationship amp power, number of speakers, seating distance to MLP and speaker placement?

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