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  1. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hello Friends, I'm new here, and am seeking advice on an issue I'm having with a Marantz SR5008: The unit is fully functional as far as: Connect to amp via network, play blue-ray via HDMI to TV also HDMI, sound comes from all 7 speakers connected to amp and successfully measured with Audyssey...
  2. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    For many years I've been using my Yamaha 5.1 receiver decided to move to 7.2 and bought a used Marantz SR5008. Surround firmware has changed so much in the last 10 years. My question When watching blu-ray set to DTS 7.1 my reciver says Dolby Pro 11 x movie. What am I missing ? Could it be set up...
  3. Speakers
    I am a complete idiot(not that bad but you get the point) when it comes to Speaker or Speaker system knowledge. However I can differentiate between good and cheap sounding systems. I am looking for a 7 channel surround receiver with at-least 5 speakers. Whats the best combination available...
  4. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    I'm looking at receivers and these are the two I have it narrowed down to. I was set on the Marantz and then started looking at the Yamaha because I got a recommendation for it from a friend. I'm pretty new to receivers so I thought I'd get everyone's opinion on here. Will I see a big difference...
  5. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hey everyone, I'm a new member and am looking at buying my first receiver. I have it narrowed down to the Marantz SR5008 or SR5009. I see the SR5009 was just announced and added some useful features like built in WIFI and bluetooth, plus HDMI 2.0. Price looks to be the same so my question is...
  6. Speakers
    Hi all, I need some advice. I have $5000 to spent on speakers for 7.1 or 7.2 HT. 100% Movies. The room is 30 by 15 no openings (except 1 Door of course) . I was looking to pair them with a Martaz 5008 but would except advice on the Receiver too if anyone would like to give me other options as...
  7. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
     Sorry in advance for the long post....I have recently moved into a new home which will have a dedicated media room which is 15x12.  So far the setup will include a new Sharp LC-60EQ10U, Pionner Andrew Jones line of speakers with the FS52 for mains, SVS SB-1000 Subwoofer, Apple TV, PS3, and...
  8. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    I am new to the game and recently purchased a SR5008 and was wondering if it would be enough to power a 7.1 set of Silver 6 Monitor Audio speakers. I heard the RX8 with a NAD and I thought the sound was good, but I have heard Monitor Audio's can be difficult to drive and can be picky with...
  9. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hello all, new to the forum and looking for a new receiver to power my Ascend Sierra 2's. Im torn between the Yamaha, the Marantz and the Emotiva. My buddy is a Denon/Marantz dealer so I can get a decent deal on the marantz sr5008, actually cheaper than the $699 that the Yamaha can be had for...
  10. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
     Was wondering what everyone's thoughts are on the matter. I am always looking forward to the future and the possibility of adding a powered amplifier to my set-up. I am currently running Two Martin Logan Motion 12's and a Motion 8 center. They are running off a Marantz Sr5008 receiver. I have...
  11. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
     Hey guys.  I'm looking at getting the Marantz SR5008.  What are everyone's thoughts?  I currently have a 3 week old Pioneer VSX-823-K.  Should I upgrade or am I fine with what I have?  My current speaker setup is F30's for Front L & R, KC-25 Center, and KB-15 for my rears.  Any comments would...
  12. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    I am in the market for a new receiver. My Pioneer VSX-1018AH has hit its useful life, as all three of my HDMI inputs are maxed out, and I need a few more. I have $1000 to play with. I'll be coupling the receiver with an Infinity Primus PC351 center , four Infinity Primus P363 floor speakers ...
  13. Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers
    I just purchased a new receiver and 5.1 speaker marantz sr5008 Paradigm mini monitors for fronts their center 1 and Atom monitors for rear Paradigm Monitor sub 12 when I'm using audyssey to do the set up it tells me put the sub volume at 50% where to I set my crossover on the sub? 35hz-150hz or...
  14. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Can someone help me out and clarify a few things I just revived my new receiver and speakers yesterday SR5008 / Paradigm Mini Monitors front Atom Monitors rear Center 1 and Monitor sub 12. Can you play video files thru the USB if you can what format I'm using a 500G formatted for Fat 32 its...
  15. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Can someone help me out and clarify a few things I just revived my new receiver and speakers yesterday SR5008 / Paradigm Mini Monitors front Atom Monitors rear Center 1 and Monitor sub 12. Can you play video files thru the USB if you can what format I'm using a 500G formatted for Fat 32 its...
  16. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hey all! Haven't been here in a while, but I need some input. I am looking to upgrade my receiver to one of the following: Denon AVR-X3000 Maratnz SR5008 Yamaha RX-A830BL All thoughts and comments about which has a better rep, quality, so-on. Is there another one that would be good to...
  17. Speakers
    New member here; I just picked up a pair of klipsch RF 82 towers and will be pairing it with an RC 62 centre channel for an 18x14x8 room (4 level split so the room has a 11ft by 5ft cutout right behind the couch). In terms of powering them I have narrowed it down to the Onkyo tx-nr818 and the...
  18. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    I have a denon e400 right now but it's not giving me the power I'm looking for for my cerwin vega ve15s so I need a receiver that has pre outs for an amp and is around the 1000 dollar range..any ideas on top receiver in this range..needs to have 7.1 also
  19. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
     Hey folks,   Hoping some of the more knowledgeable members here can help me make a sound buying decision...   My ~5.5 year old TX-SR705 is on the fritz, running hot and being oddly fussy with HDMI (both inputs and output).  I must say it has performed well and I really have no complaints...
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