Is the Denon X1000 suitable for the Jamo S 426 HCS 3 speaker set? - AVS | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-18-2013, 12:54 AM - Thread Starter
Member
 
Newbuyer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 16
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10

Hi,

 

I am very new to the speaker game and have little knowledge on how to choose a receiver. I found the Jamo speaker set for 200 on amazon and wanted to pair it with a Denon X1000 receiver. Now the speaker fact sheet tells me that the Long/Short term power capabilities of the speakers are:

Towers: 100/400 W

Center: 80/120 W

Surrounds: 60/100 W

 

Now the Denon receiver says that it can reach a max of 175 watts. But the power output Power Output Per Channel (20Hz-20kHz, 0.08%THD@8ohm) is 80 W. I read somewhere that underpowering a speaker is worse than overpowering it. Is this going to be a problem for me? Are the Long/Short term capabilities the lower limits that the speakers can take? I'm sorry if this seems very stupid but I have very little knowledge on this aspect.

 

Thank you for your help in advance.

 

Cheers.

Newbuyer is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-18-2013, 03:49 AM
AVS Special Member
 
rnatalli's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 2,859
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 52 Post(s)
Liked: 106
The X1000 will do just fine with those speakers.
Newbuyer likes this.
rnatalli is offline  
Old 10-18-2013, 06:22 PM
585-645-1006
 
jdsmoothie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 50,371
Mentioned: 36 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3710 Post(s)
Liked: 2181
Underpowering would be using something like a 10W or 20W amp. Most any 50W or higher model you might consider to include the X1000 would provide more than enough power to those speakers at average volume levels. Note however, that Jamo setup does not include a sub, so you'll want to purchase a dedicated sub as well to take some of the load off the AVR as well as use the significantly higher sub filter resolution with the Audyssey MultEQ XT on the X1000.
Newbuyer likes this.

------------------
"JD" – jd@avscience.com ; http://shop.avscience.com/ Call only for sales info --> 585-645-1006 

Daily - 8am to 8pm EST
AVScience sells Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, Pioneer, Onkyo, Def Tech, Oppo, and more
** Think the AVR is defective?  Reset the microprocessor 5 times. 
jdsmoothie is online now  
Old 10-19-2013, 06:46 AM - Thread Starter
Member
 
Newbuyer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 16
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10

Thanks a lot guys! Really appreciate your help!

Newbuyer is offline  
 

Tags
Denon Avr X1000 5 1 Channel Home Theater Receiver , Jamo S 506 Hcs 3 Home Theater System
Thread Tools


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