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I'm looking to add a external amp to my system. Can I use just any RCA cable to connect my receiver to amp? or should I look for something special?

* Sorry if this is the wrong forum, just looking for advice on what cables to buy.

Thanks for any help. Not sure if it matters but I have a Denon 3313ci and am looking to get a Emotiva 3/5 channel amp.

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Pretty much any set of RCA cables will do, but if you want to splurge, these cables from Monoprice.com will work very well. smile.gif
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$3 bucks a cable, not bad.

Thanks for the reply. So basically any RCA will work? I have some extra RCA subwoofer cables, would those work?

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Is there a big difference between these? At $13 bucks each they don't seem like a bad deal. I've been reading on how some lower quality cables fail and to spend a few dollars more on some decent quality cables.

http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/interconnects/products/xdrca

http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/interconnects/products/xrca

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Is there a big difference between these? At $13 bucks each they don't seem like a bad deal. I've been reading on how some lower quality cables fail and to spend a few dollars more on some decent quality cables.

http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/interconnects/products/xdrca

http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/interconnects/products/xrca

these are fine as well, I have monoprice and emo's both are made very well.

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Is there much difference between the two Emo ones? If any difference at all.

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yes, the x series are much better build quality wise.

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Is there a big difference between these? At $13 bucks each they don't seem like a bad deal. I've been reading on how some lower quality cables fail and to spend a few dollars more on some decent quality cables.

http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/interconnects/products/xdrca

http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/interconnects/products/xrca

They look just as nice as these:



http://www.monoprice.com/Product?c_id=102&cp_id=10218&cs_id=1021814&p_id=2864

$ 3.58 each
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