Forum discussion tagged with Pioneer.
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    [SOLVED] Bass through speakers

    I've got a pair of 70W pioneer speakers and I was wondering if I could connect them to the subwoofer channel and the left and right channels at the same time.
  2. R

    [SOLVED] What is puissance for speakers?

    I recently got a pair of pioneer speakers and on the back it says puissance maximum:70W. What does that mean?
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    [SOLVED] 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 Can't use read two DVDs at once but Blu Ray is fine.

    Hi, I have two blu-ray drives in my computer. A Pioneer BDR-209D and a Pioneer BDR-211M. I have an unsual issue where I can't put two DVDs/CDs in the machine at once. If I put Blu Ray discs into the drives it works fine. But when I put in a CD or DVD it will read one and but not the other. It...
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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 UPS for voltage regulation

    Hello, I am wanting to get a UPS for my home theater system. I know any UPS wouldn't be able to power a home theater for very long, what I am interested in is the power regulation, power info as well as the surge protection. Power fluctuations are not good for electronics and a UPS with AVR...
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    Question HDMI TV capped at 24 Hz

    Hello everyone Two weeks ago, I bought a new Lenovo Y540 (81SXCTO1WW) with a 144 Hz screen. That screen works well, and the switchable graphics (Intel UHD 630 and Nvidia RTX 2060) also work properly. I have updated the drivers via Device Manager (Intel driver is from 4/07/2019) and for the...
  8. Dshiftr

    Question Activating 5.1 channel on Yamaha RX-V1800

    Hi all, Going to format that post as best as possible, hopefully everything is clear. My equipment Pioneer Elite Plasma TV (paired with the Pioneer PRO-R06U). Yamaha Receiver RX-V1800 Xfinity Cable box (latest) 5.1 surround sound setup all wired into the Yamaha Receiver. The Problem I am...
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    Question Netgear Nighthawk won't allow cable connect to Pioneer VSX 70 Audio system

    New Netgear Nighthawk R6700v3 . Multiple cables - all good but Pioneer VSX-70 audio system won't connect. Worked fine with old router. Loopback shows all ok, but still nothing. Multiple unplugging power cables from modem, router and audio system, starts and restarts, etc. but still no sign that...
  10. iAmFrank

    [SOLVED] Pioneer VSX-534. Sound cut off every 10-15 minutes or so

    I’ve got the Pioneer vsx-534 hookup to my pc via a optical cable. Randomly the sound cut off mid-game, music or even on youtube for around 2-3 seconds only and come back after. I’ve search a little bit about my problem online but can’t find anything related. Here’s my PC setup if it can help...
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    Question M-Disc?

    Can anyone tell me if this drive actually supports M-Disc??? Recently I wanted to archive some photos and files so I bought this on New Egg . Pioneer 6x BDR-XS06 External Blu-ray Burner+100GB Verbatim M-Disc BDXL+Software I assumed this Drive would support M-Disc but the documentation and specs...
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    Question Trying to setup a single PC Streaming Rig.

    I currently have a build that I am trying to stream with and I am having all sorts of issues doing so... Any help would be greatly appreciated, below are the specs of my build. I9-9900k EVGA RTX 2080 32gb RAM Gigabyte Aorus Master If you guys have any ideas as to why I'm getting such choppy...
  13. K

    Question Gpu overheating rtx 2070 strix

    I'm relatively new to this, my problem is the following, I recently got an rtx 2070 strix and I'm a little paranoid about the temperature of the gpu because it reaches 78 degrees and being a strix I think it's too much, or I'm wrong? I have to worry or everything is fine? First of all, Thanks...
  14. Maimoru

    Question Help with APU's

    I am looking for an apu that works as a good cpu to but has week graphics, honestly the IG can be as bad as they want to be, I just need them to exist, dose anyone have any help Or advice they can offer?
  15. Andreas422

    [SOLVED] My pc won't boot from my ssd

    One day i came home to my pc, it wouldnt boot or anything i then tried to get a new PSU and a new notherbaord+ cpu after that it boots to bios but i will not detect my ssd where my windows is installed, i even tried my friends ssd wich is working on his own pc but i will still not detect the...
  16. Canadian Ace

    Question RTX 2070 can't do 144hz?

    So basically I had a GTX 1060 previously.. and I bought myself a 144hz monitor thinking it would be great. It wasn't, so I bought an RTX 2070 a year later and it's barely any better... I can do 60fps 1080p high settings in any game but most titles I can't even reach 100fps no matter what...
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    [SOLVED] Cooler Master H500 Case - Top Fans Worth It?

    I'm in the process of picking parts for a new build and was wondering if anyone knew whether the Cooler Master H500 benefits much from top mounted fans? I'd be running with the mesh front and don't want to mess up air flow or pressure if the default fan setup is better suited. I'm probably going...
  18. abryant

    News Microsoft Announces $3,500 HoloLens 2

    Microsoft today revealed the HoloLens 2 for $3,500. Read more here. KEVIN CARBOTTE @kcarbotte Kevin Carbotte is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He writes news and reviews of graphics cards and virtual reality hardware.
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    [SOLVED] Need help checking PC build

    So, I’m building a PC and honestly dont know the first thing about the internals of a computer. Can someone please check my build and let me know if everything would work well together?, or any other thoughts? I’m trying to keep it under 1k, so I think the price point I’m at right now is pretty...
  20. K

    Gigabyte 78LMT-USB3 memory error constant beeping

    Hello I have the gigabyte motherboard as in title It keeps beeping about 2 second beeps which as far as i read is a memory error., the ram stick i tried are different frequencys both give same result, same result with no ram , i tried clearing cmos, forcing second bios , all sorts of things, i...
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    Dual monitor issue - 2nd monitor "out of range"

    I’m trying to do a dual monitor setup for my PC using a 4K TV and a 720p monitor (at least I think it’s a 720p). The Operating System is Windows 10 Pro. The graphics card being used is an Asus Nvidia GT 710 2Gb (bought just days ago). The connection for the main monitor (the 4K TV) is HDMI...
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    asus power issues

    Hi I have an old first asus rog laptop g2p and I love it playing the old games on , but all of a sudden it wont boot the battery light flashes orange intermittently and the fan also goes on and off the same as the light . I also noticed with the light off in the room , that the backlight on the...
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    [SOLVED] cant decide rx 480 4gb or gtx 1060 3gb

    Hi guys i wanna get rx 480 4gb or 1060 3gb (both are asus) the 1060 3gb is 10$ more than the rx 480,i am playing on 1080p monitor. I highly doubt that i will use the cards more than 1 year so i am not looking for future proofing. I am only interested in this 2 cards,witch one do you think is the...
  24. Lee Dizzle

    [SOLVED] MSI Z370M will not recognise my Hard Drive

    Hi Guys I recently built a new rig using a msi z370m motherboard everything is working well apart from it not recognising one of my hard drives. I have 2 solid state hard drives and one regular one, the 2 SSD's show up fine but the regular one doesn't, the connections inside are fine and the...
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    Pc freezes on stock settings after overclocking

    Hey, first of all, my build: Asrock z370 extreme4 I5 8600k Corsair vengeance 3000mhz 2x8gb Gtx 1080 Gainward Phoenix SilentiumPC supremo m2 gold So i was overclocking to 4.8ghz @1.25 voltage, ran p95 for about 15 hours, no errors, everything fine. I have been using this setting for around 1...
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    Have I broken thiiiiiisss.?!?!?!?

    I was overcooking my Ryzen 5 2609 in new pc. Was testing along the way. In Ryzen master I oced cores 1 and 4 as they were labeled as best over clockers. 3900mhz at 1.14375 fine. Then I tried 4025 MHz and hit apply. Went fine until I tested it in MSI CPU burner. Now the system is frozen and not...
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    [SOLVED] Cooler Master V6 GT for i7 8700k

    Hi All, I have a CM v6 GT cooler and plan to get new MB/CPU/memory but would like to keep my V6 GT as it looks really nice. I plan to get new fans for it as well. Do you think it'll be good for the i7 8700k? Thx!
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    [SOLVED] i9 9900K 4+8 pin power - should I connect both?

    I'm using an i9 9900k CPU and a Corsair AX1200i PSU. My motherboard (GA Z390 Designare) features 4+8 pin power connections for the CPU. Do I need both or is the 8 pin alone sufficient for moderate overclocking? If I do have to connect both: I don't have a single 4 pin port on the PSU, only 4+4...
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    Need Help With New Windows 10 Installation Files and Folders

    Hey everyone I just did a clean wipe of my C:/ and before I did that moved some files and folders over to my external that I wanted to keep. Apparently I noticed afterwards these files and folders were encrypted and locked, they have the lock on the files and folders and giving me a hard time...
  30. Gennaios

    Ram Frequency with XMP

    hello so i figured through Cpu z that the Ram Frequency was running at 667MHz(Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz) so I used XMP while it was running 1337mhz and changed to 1600mhz that was supposed to be working.. but still in cpuz it's that like idle frequencys or there is something wrong...
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    Why can't I change my default media player?

    I go to choose an app for each file type and I change it to MPC-HC x64 and it won't change. Round 2 - I tried to open a file with a right click and open with and I chose a different app. The next screen shows the apps I've used and the ones it suggests and I choose MPC and click on Always use...
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    Time for a beefy new gaming rig!

    Hi. I want new machine for gaming. I'm open to ordering the parts and having it assembled by someone or just ordering a pre-built if the price is right. First let me start with my current build. CPU- i5 4670k Mobo- MSI G45 Z87 Gaming Cooler- Noctua NH-D14 GPU- Classified 980 Ti RAM- 8gig...
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    Motherboard all ports give power but don't work

    Just yesterday all of my ports died. All of the ports give power but there is no signal going through. This includes mice keyboards and external thumb drives. The motherboard is a MSI B150 gaming m3 that is just under two years old. I have tried the power supply on another computer and have...
  34. jorjo

    Do I need to turn OFF the UPS after I shut down the computer?

    Hello, Do I need to turn OFF the UPS after I shut down the computer? (to save some energy of 30-40watts?)
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    stress test fine but insta crash on internet

    I have been trying to overclock this silly thing since I got it. I can never seem to get it just right. I have read the article posted somewhere else on here that gives step by step instructions and I still can't quite figure it out. The instructions, while good, are not for the mother board I...
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    First PC build

    Hey guys, so it’s my first time building a custom gaming pc and I did some research on certain parts for a low-medium budget. Tell me your thoughts and if I can go any lower? Parts : gigabyte B360 D3H motherboard, 2 x DDR4 4GB ram(crucial company), Asus RX 560, and I3-8100 processor. I’ll also...
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    BSOD Happening after formatting

    Hello ,8 months ago i was using windows LTS version ( For testing) and when the Free Trial days were almost off , I formatted my drive and went back to windows 10 home edition. That was 4 days ago , since that i keep getting random BSOD ,a lot of them are actually while playing games ,tought...
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    Connecting wireless headphones to TV

    I have a Samsung ue55ku6072u TV and i would like to connect my wireless headphones(sony tmr rf865r) to it but i have no idea how. I tried to just plug them in every port that i could but it didn't work. Is an adapter or something else like that needed?
  39. K

    new build won't boot

    Hi, I'm helping my friend build his PC, we installed all the components today however it gets stuck saying to insert boot media and press a key to continue. I've unplugged everything unessential so we have connected currently: ■ MSI Z370 Gaming Pro carbon motherboard ■ i7 8700k CPU ■ 1 stick...
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    Fans Spinning, Display not Showing Up

    Recently built a new pc, this is my second time. The PC seemingly boots up fans spin, ect., but the display does not show anything and keyboard and mouse LEDs do not light up. I had plugged my old hdd and ssd in not sure if this matters but everything is seated properly and I have tried...