Looking at $300 receiver- can I use speakers from my old Onkyo HT in a box? - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 10-09-2012, 06:10 AM - Thread Starter
NY Gixxer's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 15
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
It's an Onkyo HT-R520 Home theater in a box. Don't know the specs but they are bookshelf speakers. On the back of the front speakers it says 130W.

Looking at:

Harmon Kardon AVR 700, Yamaha RX-V373BL and Denon AVR1523.

The HK for example is 75Wx5. Is that enough to power those speakers?
NY Gixxer is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 10-09-2012, 06:27 AM
AVS Forum Addicted Member
jdsmoothie's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 69,940
Mentioned: 352 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 14327 Post(s)
Liked: 6765
Looks like the speakers connect to regular speaker posts and the sub is a powered sub, so yes, you can use the speakers/sub with any of the newer models you are considering. 75W should be more than sufficient to power the speakers. Choose the model that best meets your budget and feature requirements. Although note that upgrading to the next higher Denon model, 1613 will provide both networking and Audyssey MultEQ (auto EQ for the speakers). Pick up the phone and "call" AVS sales or Electronics Expo for their best price on the 1613.
jdsmoothie is online now  
Sponsored Links
Reply Receivers, Amps, and Processors

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

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