Help with basic 5.1 power question. - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 Old 01-02-2013, 12:22 PM - Thread Starter
Newbie
 
Messymitch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
I know practically nothing when it comes to sound set ups so bare with. Hope I posted this in the right spot.

Thinking about matching these speakers and this sub to match with a recent Onkyo receiver I scored for on the cheap. I'm a noob to speaker set ups and wondering if the receiver will be able to power these?

A little info on the stuff.

Receiver:
Power Output
Front L/R
80 W + 80 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.7%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
110 W + 110 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9%, 2 channels driven, FTC)

Center
80 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.7%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
110 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9%, 2 channels driven, FTC)

Surround L/R
80 W + 80 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.7%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
110 W + 110 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9%, 2 channels driven, FTC)

Dynamic Power: 180 W (3 ohms, 1 ch); 160 W (4 ohms, 1 ch); 100 W (8 ohms, 1 ch)

Sub says Power Output: 50 watts Continuous Average Output and Dynamic Power Output: 100 watts.

These speakers say: Recommended Amplifier Power: 20 - 100 Watts RMS (Continuous)

Thanks for help guys! Hopefully there wasn't a sticky on basic info did some searches but nothing came up.
Messymitch is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 01-02-2013, 12:50 PM
AVS Special Member
 
mcnarus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 6,120
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 92 Post(s)
Liked: 303
Quote:
These speakers say: Recommended Amplifier Power: 20 - 100 Watts RMS (Continuous)
That's not a problem. But what do the state as the nominal impedance? Do they state a minimum impedance? If anything, that's the critical question, though the odds are you're OK.
Messymitch likes this.

If you can't explain how it works, you can't say it doesn't.—The High-End Creed

mcnarus is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 01-02-2013, 12:52 PM - Thread Starter
Newbie
 
Messymitch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Nominal Impedance
Center Speaker: 8-ohm compatible

Satellite Speaker: 8-ohm compatible

Thanks again
Messymitch is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 01-02-2013, 01:00 PM
AVS Special Member
 
mcnarus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 6,120
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 92 Post(s)
Liked: 303
I presume the fronts are 8 ohm as well. You have nothing to worry about.

If you can't explain how it works, you can't say it doesn't.—The High-End Creed

mcnarus is offline  
Reply Audio theory, Setup and Chat

User Tag List

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