AVS Forum banner

home cinema

  1. Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat
    Hello, I'm setting up a 5.1 system and I don't really know where to put the rear side speakers for the q acoustics 5.1 cinema pack. Would love to hear your suggestions. Here's a picture of the room:
  2. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Using an AVR for music? I’m sorry if this has been asked loads but was wondering if it is ok to use an AVR for music. I mainly watch films but occasionally listen to a few albums. Also, would I get good bass using just the two front speakers without a subwoofer or would a subwoofer be needed...
  3. Home Theater In A Box
    Hi, I’m in the process of upgrading my equipment here and there. I just bought a PS5 which will come in December, and to go with it a LG OLED65CX model TV. Ive had these speakers for a while now (9 years) and they were use when I bought them. They’re working perfectly fine, not damaged, no...
  4. Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat
    Hello Everyone, I hope you are all having an amazing day. I am currently running 5.1 and looking to upgrade to 7.1. I have attached a sketch of the Living room. Is there a way that i can put side speakers either to front or back of the sofas since the right side is entry to kitchen? Sofas are...
  5. Speakers
    Ascendo Immersive Audio is a technology company as well as a speaker and subwoofer maker from Germany. Per its website, the company develops DSP, audio networking technology and audio measurement systems. But the product of greatest interest here is speakers. The company makes passive and active...
  6. Great Found Deals
    Nothing upgrades your home entertainment experience like a 4K projector. Go beyond what any TV can offer and experience shows, movies, video games plus sports on up to 150" diagonal screen with the VAVA 4K UHD Ultra-Short Throw Smart Laser Projector TV. And from May 22- you can save $100 plus...
  7. Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat
    Hi, Before I start please take a look at the attached image. I have a tv with a heater thing (blue) under it. The issue I am facing is that I have no place for Center channel speakers. On the two sides (brown), I have place to either put floor standing or in walls. I am hoping to have 7.1...
  8. Speakers
    Hi, Would appreciated some help with 5.1 Speaker placement in an awkward room, have attached floorplan and proposed placements, would this work?, any suggestions appreciated, many thanks
  9. Latest Industry News
    Focal is a French company that made its name with speakers but now offers headphones as well as electronics and has opened its first U.S.  "Focal Powered by Naim" store  in the U.S. It is located in Scottsdale Arizona adjacent to LMC Home Entertainment, an established high-end audio, home cinema...
  10. Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers
    Hey all, a few questions around building your cinema room from scratch (new house, currently architecting). I still have flexibility in dimensions, sub layout, and might have to make some choices before the room exists in reality. 1/ I have a SVS SB13Ultra - 13.5", 1000W powered sub. How do I...
  11. Speakers
    Hello. Right know I have the following 3.1 system: LR: Kef R100 C: Kef Q650c Sub: BK Monolith. I want to add 2 surround speakers. My sofa is agains the fall, so the space is limited. The distance from wall to wall is 3m and the distance from the speakers to the hearing position in the sofa is...
  12. Latest Industry News
    The TRIM motorized masking film screen system from Seymour-Screen Excellence Dramatically lowers the cost of entry for such a system. When putting together a proper home theater, one of the most desirable features is a acoustically transparent motorized masking screen. This allows you to...
  13. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    The great thing about front projection-based home theater is that today’s technology lets you experience picture quality that competes with what you see on the big screens at the multiplex cinema. With 4K and HDR, projectors now deliver the detail and color found in Hollywood films. And now...
  14. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    hello everyone, i d appreciate some help here!! i am planning a complete renovation of my house and i want to make my living room special for movies and music listening as it will be the place i ll spend most of my spare time. i will attach the top view and 3d of my new house so you can give me...
  15. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Me and my father are undertaking a project of turning one of the bedrooms into a dedicated Home Theatre/Gaming Room. This is our first time doing a build like this so any comments, suggestions, and questions are very much welcome :smile: Here is the room layout and its dimensions: [Attachment]...
  16. Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat
    Hi! I'm starting this thread in hopes of getting answers to several questions I have, regarding setup, acoustic treatment, optimal placement, suggestions for hifi equipment. I have used my Norwegian Hifi group on Facebook, a lot! And starting a new thread every time a question pops, becomes a...
  17. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hi guys, I am quite new to home cinema world and don't really understand how things properly work. I have a projector and a TV, and currently have a sound system and thins connect on a pretty basic way. The TV box connects to the projector via hdmi and the sound system through the rca cable...
  18. Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Hi all, First of all, thank you for checking out my thread! In December I'll move in to my new home and I would like to ask your advice what would be the best option to get the best music / soundquality out of it. The dimensions of the room: L 5.13m x W 2.98m x H 2.30m / L16'10 x W 9'9 x H...
  19. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    What’s it take to build a better home theater? It’s a fact that today’s home entertainment options can beat movie theaters in sound and picture quality. Thoughtful design plus superior gear are the ingredients that combine to make movie night special. Welcome to the home theater demo room at...
  20. Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Epson is challenging the notion that great 4K HDR home theater projection needs to cost a lot with its Home Cinema 4010 4K Pro-UHD Projector. The Epson Home Cinema 4010 4K Pro-UHD projector ($2000) is a new offering from Epson that possesses the same image processing and pixel...
Top