I currently have the Yamaha Aventage RX-A2030 receiver powering Polk Audio RTI-A7's towers as fronts, A3's bookshelves as rear surrounds, and the Csi-A6 center channel speaker. The RTI-A9 towers just went on sale for a hot boxing week price so I pulled the trigger on them with a plan to move the A7's to the rear, and the bookshelves as mid-surrounds (my room doesn't really work with this). After thinking this over, and since a considerable amount of my listening is music (often in 2 channel), ...
Could I leave my setup as it is, and use the AVR's front pre-outs to an external amplifier (I'm looking at the Emotiva XPA-2), to power the A9's along side the A7's.
Will the pre-out still output signal when the AVR speaker output channels are being used? And assuming this works, would this be a good idea in regards to any timing differences or speaker interference?
Thanks in advance for any responses.
Emotiva XSP-1 - Acurus A100x3 - Salk Song Towers - Oppo 103 - Multi-Channel? Irrelevant!
Twas a woman who drove me to drink. I never had the decency to write and thank her
~ WC Fields
When all else fails - RTFM! ***GO SEAHAWKS***
"JD" - Call 585-645-1006 or email email@example.com for AVR selection and pricing discussion 8am - 8pm EST daily (incl Sat/Sun)
AV Science - Dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, Onkyo, Def Tech, Atl Tech, SVS, Oppo
Think you have a defective AVR? Owner's manual - Factory reset 4-5 times in a row.
|Yamaha Rx A3020 9 2 Channel Network Aventage Av Receiver , Polk Audio Rti A7 Floorstanding Speaker , Polk Audio Csi A6 Center Channel Speaker , Polk Audio Rti A9 Floorstanding Speaker , Emotiva Xpa 2 Stereo Power Amplifier|
|Gear in this thread|