I just installed my Sony STR DA 1800ES and discovered that it does not work with my Sony Soundbar. The audio is not sent to the TV via the receiver - only video is sent - so my soundbar does not get the audio from the TV. So in lieu of adding external speakers - is there a soundbar that could...
Welp my video on my TX-NR906 is fritzed, the component inputs (Wii only) are displaying jiggles and a bit before that the FM tuner quite all together. The Tuner part can not be replaced, and I got a quote of 504.00 to repair the video board.
I am tempted but started looking at other receivers...
On my PS3 with my Sony ES DA1800ES receiver, Linear PCM works perfectly... all speakers and speaker lights function as they should depending on the decoded source.
But on my PS4, Linear PCM outputs only a 2.1 signal. Surround speakers are silent and not lit. Even on the same cable and HDMI...
Ok sorry in advance for this long thread...But it may be helpful to others as well
I am in the market for either the Sony 2800ES or the 1800ES.
I own a Macbook Pro and running all Apple (iPhone, Ipad etc)
STR2800=wifi, DLNA, (powered zone 2)
STR1800=airplay, bluetooth, (line level...
New house. Builder installed these in ceilings: Proficient Audio Systems C620 6.5-Inch. Specs here:
· Ceiling speakers with 6 1/2" polypropylene woofers and 1" silk pivoting tweeters.
· Power Handling: 100 watts
· Frequency Response: 36Hz - 20 kHz
· Impedance: 8...
Does anyone have any review or feedback for Sony's new STR-DA1800ES receiver? I am in a market for a mid range receiver with wireless, bluetooth and airplay capabilities but not necessarily Home Automation features.