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  1. OLED Technology and Flat Panels General
    Admin edit: So it seems one of the moderators accidentally merged the a80j owners thread posts into the a90j thread here - 2021 Sony A90J Master Series OLED The engineering team says there is no magic undo so we'll have to work on moving all the posts back manually. Please continue to discuss...
  2. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    On my wall the projector is giving off strong bright images, but on the screen its dull and only from the direction you are looking its bright? also why is my screen projecting onto my ceiling??? Something is completely wrong.
  3. DIY Speakers and Subs
    I have this old Magnavox stereo set, the speakers still sound great I just want to connect them to a more modern and compact receiver. There’s no info on them for wattage so I’m pretty lost in what I should buy to replace this dinosaur to not blow my speakers.
  4. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    I have a LG C9 that I would like to hook my console and PC to to use all the good variable refresh rate and 120 fps and all that. I have an older Onkyo 7.1 A/V receiver (Dolby Atmos capable) and obviously can't use it to run all the fancy things the LG can do. From what I understand Earc is...
  5. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    I am new to theatres and have found a Sony vpl px1. Can anyone tell me if I should keep this projector to try and use or it’s just not worth the effort?
  6. Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers
    Hello guys, slavic noob here! I am once again asking for your help, i’ve gotten great help at this forum and i’m hoping you guys can help me solve the final piece of the puzzle. I think it was high time for me to man up and spend the money on a proper subwoofer :D I have been rocking some Pure...
  7. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    I recently got my first sound system off Ebay it is an Onkyo TX-SR506 and the speaker are from DSL it seems to work completely fine when the volume is less but as soon as it gets loud the AVR trips and it goes to standby mode, Since i am new to this i didnt buy the speakers separately and got...
  8. Speakers
    Plotting out my basement home theater and looking at Atmos speaker setups. I am planning on going 5.1.4, however with an exposed basement ceiling that will be painted black, what is the best way to mount or hang Atmos speakers above the seating areas? I could just mount a board between the...
  9. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hey everyone! This has been my limiting factor to get into projectors. I have been looking for UST projectors due to renting currently but that is beyond the point. My main issue is Are 3D projectors worth it? Anyone with 3D projectors use it often or only watch 2D? I heard there are few movies...
  10. General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms
    Hello everyone and thank you in advance. I have a completely unfinished basement the area I am looking to make into a dedicated home theater room is 14 ft wide by 22 feet long but only 7ft heigh ceilings. my major questions are 1. Can I do multiple rows of seating ? 2. Can I properly do a...
  11. Plasma Flat Panel Displays
    Hello, my first post here, sorry if this is the wrong section. I am trying to set up a 3.0 speakers for my Pioneer Kuro 6080d. However, i am struggling to get the sound to work. Trying both HDMI cables and optical without success. This TV was made before HDMI arc's, and my receiver may be too...
  12. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hi there, I am having an issue with my Onkyo TX-8222 (I picked it up from a garage sale for $10). I am not sure if this is a problem with the unit itself, or just user error on my part. On the back of the unit, there are 6 AV (red and white) inputs. These include phono, CD, Tape 1 & 2 (with...
  13. Speakers
    Hi all, First of all, thank you everyone for all of your time and your insights. I have been doing a good bit of reading of other peoples recommendations and it has been most helpful but I'd love to get some feedback on some of my challenges. We are redoing the main wall of our family room...
  14. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Hi, I recently bought a used iCodis CB-800 in hope of being able to repair it. However, I've had no luck. The problem is that the projector will start, switch its light on, and then immediately turn back off again. I've tried flashing a new firmware over USB, but I can barely find ANYTHING on...
  15. Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers
    Convinced ( bribed ) my wife we are in Need of a new sub. I started looking at the Klipsch R-115SW and the SVS PB2000. My room is About 6800 cubic feet or 190 m3 in a T shape. With in the lower part of the “T” the couch. Right an open kitchen and to the left a small dining area. And my TV in the...
  16. Speakers
    I am installing in-wall speakers for a projector setup. The speakers will end up behind the projector screen so won't be seen. Installed the left and right channels no problem, but when it came to the center channel I realized there is a stud right in the middle of it. The red line in the image...
  17. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hey guys, im new here. So, i`ve got 4 12" subwoofers for a really low price. they run fine at 200-500 watts per sub, and have an independency of 8ohms. That`s all i know of them, the brand is unknown. I`ve got a Sony ht-sf470 Home Cinema 5.1 system at my room. it has a High level output for the...
  18. Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat
    Hey everyone, I've been using avs as a resource for my audio needs for a long time but haven't become a member until now. I recently moved from Salt Lake City to the NYC area and am in the process of getting my system back together (I had to leave my RBH towers). So, my system consists of...
  19. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    So this Beautiful Akai Am-u02 amplifier I own has a bit of a problem !!! So when you turn this amp on the first thing you notice is that the red clipping light comes on and when audio is played though it the left channel is practically silent. If you turn the amp up far enough you will hear a...
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