Originally Posted by Pure-Evil /forum/post/0
Just thought I'd share the power feeding my 9.2 system. ;-)
L/C/R powered by McIntosh MC7106 bridged to 320 wpc @ 8ohms
Side and rear surrounds plus front heights powered by Emotiva UPA-7 @ 125
Onkyo NR-TX1007 on pre/pro duty
To quote KISS...... "I Love It Loud!!!!"
Originally Posted by btinindy /forum/post/20789741
Love the way that McIntosh looks. Great setup.
Originally Posted by Pure-Evil /forum/post/20789834
but man does it sound better in 2 channel than my Emotiva! and the Onkyo....forget about it for power. it's a joke
Originally Posted by kiwi2 /forum/post/20789970
Now get yourself a 2ch pre-amp for 2ch playback and bypass the AVR all together.
My setup is a AVR and a 2ch pre-amp going to a big chunky A/B RCA switch that then goes to the front poweramp.
2ch playback sounds much better with the 2ch pre-amp and through my AVR.
|Originally Posted by MichaelJHuman |
Weird...I would never expect a large difference with such a change. That would imply the AVR's pre amp stage is not good, or you prefer the 2 ch pre amp for some other reason.