Thread: Onkyo 5.1
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Old 12-03-07, 04:24 PM   #5
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Default Re: Onkyo 5.1

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Originally Posted by mojoman0
So my parents finally got around to getting a new TV. They picked up a Sharp Aquos 46" and set it up with DirecTV's HD package with DVR. It's pretty sweet tbh. Now my dads looking to get a surround sound package and he's most interested in the Onkyo 5.1 setup.

http://www.circuitcity.com/ssm/Onkyo...oductDetail.do

Is this a good system? I know the sub should probably upgraded, but are those speakers even big enough to sound good? The combo is currently $270 or $260 after tax with a %10 off coupon I keep getting in the email. Opinions anyone? Thanks
Onkyo receivers are good, but their speakers aren't. In fact, stay away from instant "home theater in a box" setups entirely.
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