Originally Posted by Scottyb09
I agree with this. I purchased my M&K 150 set back in 2000 and first ran them off of a Sony ES receiver and then the Denon 2809. It sounded great. However, a year ago I upgraded to Marantz separates and I can absolutely hear the subtleties (sp?) that I didn't hear before.
Unless your Sony was underpowered for the M&K set, perhaps the audible improvement was due to better quality amplification rather than increased power. I mean, the M&K speakers are 4 ohm, I think, but how much power do they actually need when you have a subwoofer doing the heavy lifting?
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Denon x4000, Samsung LED TV, B&W 704 mains, two M&K subwoofers, Oppo 103, etc.