Audioholics Home Theater Forums

Home Theater Hardware Hangout
Welcome to the Audioholics Forum, a friendly place to discuss everything related to home theater, including the AV equipment, set up, calibration and more.

Beginners and Audiophytes

Don't be embarrassed to post here if you're just getting into home theater. You're likely to get the best help as we all peruse this forum and lend a hand where it's needed!
Threads
9,498
Messages
86,203
Threads
9,498
Messages
86,203

GENERAL AV Discussions

Come here to discuss topics posted on the home page of Audioholics or just a generic home theater related question. We'll provide links from the articles directly to this forum for everyone to take part in discussion.
Threads
11,351
Messages
139,500
Threads
11,351
Messages
139,500

Contest Giveaways from Audioholics Partners!

Want to win one of our monthly giveaway products? Stop in and "Post to Win". The odds are insanely great and the prizes are very cool. This is your chance to win new loudspeakers, subwoofers, receivers, and more.
Threads
22
Messages
540
Threads
22
Messages
540

Amps, AV Pre-Pros & Receivers

This is the place to post questions, comments and observations on AV pre-pros and receivers and power amplifiers. We cover the latest in immersive surround sound (ie. Dolby Atmos, DTS:X) or HDMI 2.1 protocol.
Threads
17,609
Messages
199,611
Threads
17,609
Messages
199,611

Loudspeakers

Post your speaker-related news, info, questions and comments here... ie. Bookshelf, floorstanding, surround, HTIB - show us what you've got!
Threads
14,766
Messages
187,521
Threads
14,766
Messages
187,521

Sound Bars

Sound bars are a convenient way of improving the sound of your HDTV without the complexity of a multi-speaker solution. They attempt to offer a full multi-channel immersive surround sound experience while also streaming your audio sources.
Threads
34
Messages
164
Threads
34
Messages
164

Headphones and Earphones

Headphones are a great way to achieve high fidelity in your own personal space. We discuss all types of headphones including: in-ear, over-ear, open back, closed back, wireless, etc. Show off your cans here!
Threads
462
Messages
3,628
Threads
462
Messages
3,628
KaatheSnake
  • KaatheSnake

Subwoofers

Are you looking for a subwoofer that will add rumble to your system but don't know which one to get or the difference between sealed and ported designs? We discuss all of your bass concerns to help you become a true bassaholic.
Threads
6,461
Messages
89,746
Threads
6,461
Messages
89,746

DVD/UHD Blu-ray & Misc Hardware

For posts regarding CD/DVD/DVD-A/SACD and Ultra HD Blu-ray Players, DVRs, and anything related to home theater hardware this is where you want to be. Yes if you're spinning vinyl, this is the thread to talk about it too!
Threads
4,575
Messages
42,695
Threads
4,575
Messages
42,695
S
  • snakeeyes

HDTV Displays

Looking for the latest in Ultra HD displays or confused with all the lingo (ie. 1080p, 4k, 8k, UHD, etc) ? We cover everything from LCD to OLED, and Plasma Televisions as well as front projection systems for those wanting the BIGGEST picture possible.
Threads
3,704
Messages
27,835
Threads
3,704
Messages
27,835
Alex2507
  • Alex2507

Projectors & Screens

Front projection systems mated with a high quality screen can recreate the cinema experience in your home theater. Got a question on screen gain, perforated screens or what type of projector will work best in your home theater? This is the place to be.
Threads
1,152
Messages
9,152
Threads
1,152
Messages
9,152
BMXTRIX
  • BMXTRIX

Home Theater PC (HTPC) & Media Streamers

If you have a computer or media server or streaming device (ie. AppleTV, Roku, FireTV, etc) and use it in your home theater this is the place to talk about hardware, software, or anything else that comes to mind.
Threads
1,112
Messages
12,011
Threads
1,112
Messages
12,011
S
  • snakeeyes

Lifestyle & Portables

Gadgets, remote controls. gizmos, bluetooth, desktop systems, smart speakers and portable music and streaming devices are discussed here.
Threads
444
Messages
2,670
Threads
444
Messages
2,670

Write Your Own Review

Registered Members can post new AV related product reviews. All others can View and Reply. Please be sure to post your review using the manufacturers exact name and model number.
Threads
400
Messages
3,881
Threads
400
Messages
3,881
M
  • MrBoat

deals, Deals, DEALS!

Here we'll post deals relating to home theater for you to peruse. Especially good deals might make the home page, but check here for the latest of everything that comes our way. NOTE: Commercial posters, please email us first for approval.
Threads
2,141
Messages
11,231
Threads
2,141
Messages
11,231

CLASSIFIEDS - SELL YOUR GEAR

Come here to sell your gear to other audio enthusiasts. It's fast, it's easy, and best of all, it's FREE. Please be sure to read and agree to the Forum Rules before posting your gear. NOTE: You MUST have 25 or more posts in order to start a post in this thread. NO COMMERCIAL POSTS!
Threads
4,588
Messages
23,620
Threads
4,588
Messages
23,620
H
  • HTnewbie

Software, Movies & Music

Musical Goodness

Talk about, critique, or recommend your favorite bands, live concerts, DVD-A or SACD discs here.
Threads
1,583
Messages
28,355
Threads
1,583
Messages
28,355
F
  • flippo

Movies, Ultra HD Blu-ray Discs, DVDs & Theatricks

This is the place to discuss the latest UltraHD Blu-ray releases! Found an easter egg? Want to recommend a movie or premium TV show? Post here, especially if you've got a scoop on new reveals from premium streaming shows like Stranger Things, or the latest Marvel movie.
Threads
2,509
Messages
36,713
Threads
2,509
Messages
36,713
S
  • snakeeyes

Set-Up Tips

Room Acoustics, System Layout & Setup

Need some help with improving your room acoustics or positioning that subwoofer for best bass response? This is the place to discuss room acoustics, speaker and subwoofer placement to help you achieve the most out of your home theater system.
Threads
2,433
Messages
19,656
Threads
2,433
Messages
19,656

A/V Interconnects, Cables & Power Conditioning

This is the place to discuss AV cables and methods for connecting your system together. We cut through the snake oil and marketing nonsense and get to what's real. If you don't know the difference between an HDMI and Toslink cable, don't fret. We are here to help.
Threads
3,291
Messages
27,020
Threads
3,291
Messages
27,020
andyblackcat
  • andyblackcat

Audiophile Hangout

Gaming Central

Whether you like gaming on a Sony PS4, XBOX One X, Nintendo Wii U, PC, or an old Commodore 64, this is your nerd hangout to get your gaming fix on. Got good gaming cheats to share? Let us know.
Threads
1,470
Messages
12,497
Threads
1,470
Messages
12,497

E-Book Membership Club

Download all of the Audioholics premium E-Books and discuss Home Theater Set Up tips and Buying Guides here. If you have any questions on our E-Books, this is the place to get support from senior staff and fellow members. Come in to get advice on anything AV from HDTV, to AV receivers, loudspeakers, subwoofers, cables and more.
Threads
25
Messages
75
Threads
25
Messages
75
gene
  • gene

DIY Corner - Tips & Techniques

Building & repairing pro/consumer audio, DIY tips & techniques, board modifications, and more! Tell us about that monster subwoofer you built that rattles the foundation of your home.
Threads
2,092
Messages
28,227
Threads
2,092
Messages
28,227
Alex2507
  • Alex2507

The Steam Vent

Talk just about anything you'd like here. Or, if you've got a beef about a manufacturer, or you just want to vent some audio steam... come on in. This is the only place you won't get in trouble for flame wars - all other places are off limits. Note: Any comments, criticisms or name calling of Audioholics should be done via PM or directed to circularfile@audioholics.com. Suggestions can be made in the 'Site Suggestions and Feedback' forum.
Threads
5,938
Messages
203,948
Threads
5,938
Messages
203,948
KaatheSnake
  • KaatheSnake

Pros and Joes Systems Gallery

Get some great installation and home theater ideas here. This is where Audioholics members and CE professionals and custom installation companies can strut their stuff and show off their systems.
Threads
1,096
Messages
26,557
Threads
1,096
Messages
26,557
andyblackcat
  • andyblackcat

Site Suggestions & Feedback

Please post any suggestion you may have for the Audioholics Forums to help us improve this place.
Threads
498
Messages
6,054
Threads
498
Messages
6,054

newsletter

Forum statistics

Threads
99,778
Messages
1,245,522
Members
63,700
Latest member
Hethee
  • RBHsound.com
  • BlueJeansCable.com
  • SVS Sound Subwoofers
  • Experience the Martin Logan Montis