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Originally Posted by elick504
Hello! I currently have a 7.1 surround system in my home theater. I am using Klipsch KG4.5s for the front 2 channels and just bought 2 more 4.5s. Right now, I have all small speakers as surrounds. Should I place the second pair of Klipsches as the side surrounds or the rear surrounds in my 7.1 setup? Not sure what will give a more convincing surround effect -- having the moire powerful surrounds on the sides or in the back. Any recommendations will be greatly appreciated. Thanks!!
Most soundtracks are mixed in 5.1. I would use the better speakers as side surrounds and the other 2 as either front height or on ceiling atmos channels if your AVR supports it.
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