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Home Audio

Forum discussion tagged with Home Audio.
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    Question Pioneer S-21W Home Theater Subwoofer suddenly stopped working

    Firstly just some details: The Subwoofer as the title implies is a Pioneer S-21w (yeah, it's more of a stop gap atm but wasn't expecting it to pack up this quickly) Connected to a Denon AVX-540BT Home Theater AV System. The story, if you're sitting comfortably: I've had it for a few months...
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    Question Home recording

    Hi need to connect my laptop microphone to my desktop. I record shows for hospital radio. Laptop uses Zara Radio software to play music so I need to be able to speak then fade down microphone and fade up music and vice verse whilst recording to my desktop. all have usb plugs Many thankd
  3. CrispyBacon67

    Question I have a Bose 3-2-1 home entertainment system. Both speakers are making this constant buzzing sound.

    Hello, I'm having a problem with my home entertainment system. Both speakers are making this awful, loud buzzing sound. It's constantly there when it's turned on. It does not matter which input I select. I'm not in possession of the original power cord. I'm using a C7 non-polarized power cord...
  4. Thatnewbie

    Question Help!!

    I just bought a new home and had them install built in surround plus two stereo speakers. I have no idea how to connect to the panel in this picture. I bought a 4khdr receiver but don’t know what to do with this pic or how to connect.. Please help!
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    Question Running Old Pioneer Receiver and Sonos System at same time?

    Good afternoon/evening, As the title implies, I was wondering if it possible to run an old Pioneer receiver and a Sonos surround system at the same time. I don't have the exact model number, but my receiver is nearly 15 years old, it doesn't have HDMI ports in the back, and I currently have it...
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    Question Dac/Amp

    Hey guys, cant decide what DAC/AMP to get, so Far I been looking at a couple. Fiio K3 Schiit Fulla 3 Fiio E10k Schiit Fulla 2 Schiit Stack I have a pair of Meze 99 Neos and a Samson G Track Pro, I use my set up a lot for Discord, gaming and listening to music (Punk rock, pop, RNB, Rap). What do...
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    Question Can t setup my 5.1.Help!

    Hello everyone,recently i purchase an X530 logitech an a sound card Asus xonar SE.Since it s a 5.1 thought the better the sound . I ve installed the soundcard and all the sattelites then pluged the system in the sound card. i did as the instructions from the soundcard said ,green to green,black...
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    Question Hardwiring

    I'm trying to hardwire a spdif jsr1264 to the aux on a2. 1 amp board that already has an aux port. Can I wire a 3 wire spdif with the converter board to a three wire aux input? I have images of what I'm trying to do but I don't know how to post them here
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    [SOLVED] Home audio interconnectivity, help?

    Hi there, I am moving soon to a new apartment and I want to bring the following devices together via an interface/mixer, maybe PC even, I don't have a lot of knowledge about linking audio devices so I am asking you guys where to start and what to look for in order to make this small project...
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    Question Upgrading audio setup

    My current setup: logitechx540 plugged into xonar dx card. Headphones plugged into fiio e10k. capacitive microphone plugged into 24v power supply that was a part of the set, the signal is transmitted via 2x RCA-> minijack to the sound card. It worked fine, but recently I started having issues...
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    Question Onkyo SKS-HT870 crossover confusion with Onkyo TX-NR656

    Hi, I'm a pretty new home theater enthusiast but I know a few things here and there when it comes to home audio. I've been using the SKS-HT870 (7.1) speakers with the NR656 A/V for a while now and what I've found is that there's one setting I can't seem to figure out. I've done some research on...
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    Question Connecting 5 Ohm Subwoofer to a AVR rated 6-16 OHM

    HI, im planning to get the Sony STR-DN1080 And Yamaha SW100 Subwoofer Now the Receiver is rated 6- 16 Ohms But the Yamaha sub is rated at 5 Ohms I just wanna know what kind of troubles will I be running into ?
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    Question Help me use my Klipsch Home Audio Speakers for my car

    Hello! Just bought a Lexus RX300 2003 yesterday. The speaker system is horrible. I happen to have a set of Klipsch 2.1 Computer Speakers that I am not using at the house. The set includes two satellite speakers and a 6.5'' sub encased. Gives phenomenal sound quality for the price & size. I...
  14. lordtristan28

    [SOLVED] A upgrade from the Logitech z506 speakers.

    Hi, So as the title suggests, Im looking to upgrade from my z506s to something bigger, Now. I know that the z333 and z623 and there, But is there any other types that would be better? I'm not to big on audio and dont really know what more "wattage" means. I would love to keep logitech since...
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    Fortnite keeps freezing during fights.

    Hello, So this has been a problem for a couple weeks now (I only played a couple weeks). Every time I am in a fight, right before they shoot me at close range, I freeze and I can't do anything about it, then when the game unfreezes I am already dead. This is annoying me a lot, and it's keeping...
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    Authentication problems on all my wireless devices but this android phone

    I have a new AC1900 archer C9 wireless router, all my WiFi gadgets have an authentication problem connecting tried all the expected procedures nothing is working, didn't have an issue before with old router, I know it works because I'm sending this message on my android just fine. No details on...
  17. ScrappeyDP

    CPU Overheat? 1700x & GTX 1080 Ti w Cryorig H7 Cooler - Premiere Pro / Encoder System Crash

    I built a system for Video editing but I am having issue with the Render causing my system to crash. I have CUDA set on and think it has something to do with the CPU temps because as soon as I try to render my CPU temps will shoot up into the high 80 degrees C. Is it possible my H7 Cryorig...
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    Lap top running slow.

    I have an l Toshiba lap top it is a L655-S5117 Satelite, that came with Win 7 home premium. My son has been using it for his work in construction doing bids. It has been running slow. I have a suspicion like there is another program running in the background, it also seems to be running slow...
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    Low HDD performance

    I'm experiencing low HDD performance on my laptop and launching programs takes long time here is HD Tune Pro report : http://uploads.im/3T0jM.png
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    2 gtx 1060's on different sites with huge price difference, which is better?

    This gtx 1060 http://www.newegg.com/global/au/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814137037&cm_re=gtx_1060-_-14-137-037-_-Product is alot cheaper than this one https://www.mwave.com.au/product/gigabyte-geforce-gtx-1060-windforce-oc-3gb-video-card-ab86112 both are 3gb, which is better tho. and will...