Current Emotiva Products

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No New Posts Emotiva Amplifiers - 5 Viewing

Discuss current Emotiva two-channel and multi-channel amplifiers here.

Sub-boards: Emotiva Amplifier FAQ, Emotiva XPR Amplifiers, Emotiva XPA Amplifiers, Emotiva UPA Amplifiers, Emotiva Mini-X A-100 Stereo Amplifier

3,308 59,472 Anxiously awaiting my Xpa-2 gen. 2
by frenchyfranky
Oct 8, 2015 18:02:59 GMT -5
No New Posts Preamps/DAC - 2 Viewing

Discussion of Emotiva Audio Preamps/DAC

1,604 28,094 How To Connect HK 3490 to XPA 5
by vcautokid
Oct 8, 2015 12:32:12 GMT -5
No New Posts Processors - 8 Viewing

Discussion of Emotiva Audio Processors

4,507 111,127 FW 3.0 is available
by socketman
Oct 9, 2015 19:55:23 GMT -5
No New Posts Receivers - 1 Viewing

Discussion of Emotiva Audio Receivers

220 3,358 Fusion 8100 sound vs Emo DACs
by millst
Oct 1, 2015 17:40:41 GMT -5
No New Posts Speakers - 2 Viewing

Discussion of Emotiva Audio Speakers and Subs

1,057 15,522 Martin logan Motion 60XT
by Porscheguy
Oct 9, 2015 16:28:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Subwoofers - 1 Viewing

Discussion of Emotiva Audio Subwoofers

371 8,700 What to replace SVS 20-39 PC-Plus with?
by maseline98
Oct 9, 2015 13:14:34 GMT -5
No New Posts Media/Sources - 1 Viewing

Media Players

494 10,010 ERC-1 Firmware Update File - MTK.BIN
by AudioBear
Oct 5, 2015 10:39:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Accessories - 1 Viewing

Discussion of Emotiva Audio Accessories

349 6,351 Problem with CMX-2
by highfihoney
Sept 29, 2015 17:58:20 GMT -5

Emotiva Product Reviews

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No New Posts Emotiva Professional Product Reviews

Looking for a professional review of the latest Emotiva products? This is the place.

Sub-boards: Professional Emotiva Product Reviews, Professional Sherbourn Product Reviews

3 45 Sherbourn PA 7-350 Seven Channel Amplifier Review
by gohantanch
Sept 20, 2014 20:04:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Amplifier Reviews

Review Your Emotiva Amplifier

Sub-boards: XPA-1 Reviews, XPA-2 Reviews, XPA-3 Reviews, XPA-5 Reviews, UPA-7/LPA-1 Reviews, MPS-2/MPS-1 Reviews, RPA-2 Reviews, UPA-1 Reviews, UPA-2 Reviews

342 4,476 New XPA-100 Gen 2 Monoblocks
by ac2011
Sept 21, 2015 6:18:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Processor/Preamp Reviews - 2 Viewing

Review your Emotiva Processor

Sub-boards: UMC-1 Reviews, DMC-1/MMC-1 Reviews, DMR-1 Receiver Reviews, LMC-1 Reviews, RSP-2 Reviews

163 3,385 XMC-1+ Stealth 6 VS UMC-1+ Airmotiv 6 quick thoughts
by sancho89
Oct 3, 2015 12:14:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Speaker Reviews - 1 Viewing

Review Your Emotiva Speakers

Sub-boards: ERM-1 LCR Monitor Reviews, ERD-1 Surround Speakers

148 2,658 Stealth 8 first impressions
by boomzilla
Jul 28, 2015 15:17:02 GMT -5
No New Posts Media Sources Reviews

Review Your Emotiva Media Source!

63 911 Emotiva ERC-8T
by vcautokid
Sept 24, 2015 22:08:07 GMT -5

Digital and Computer Audio

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No New Posts Windows 10 and ... - 2 Viewing

It looks like Windows 10 is going to be around for a while, so we'll post information here about how Windows 10 works with our various current products.

4 37 Another reason to upgrade to Windows 10 - better audio
by wilburthegoose
Oct 9, 2015 19:55:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Digital Audio Theory

This is the place for technical discussions about DACs and digital audio in general. This would be the place to talk about UAC1 vs UAC2, or oversampling vs non-oversampling, or what HDCD is and how it works, and other such technology.

5 102 About Nyquist, Shannon, filters, and how stuff sounds
by yves
Apr 14, 2015 9:35:24 GMT -5
No New Posts Emotiva DAC Technology

We would like to keep discussions about individual products in the threads for those products.

1 2 XDA-2 with Windows XP
by KeithL
Oct 27, 2014 14:44:46 GMT -5
No New Posts Playing Audio on Different Kinds of Computers

This is the place to discuss how the computer or operating system you're using affects what you can play and how. This would be a great place to ask questions about WASAPI, or to discuss which versions of Linux actually support UAC2, and which ones work with the CM6631 chip we use on the XDA-2 and the DC-1.

8 128 DC-1 On PCLinuxOS PNP
by garbulky
Jul 23, 2015 17:55:18 GMT -5
No New Posts High Resolution Audio Files (sources and reviews) - 2 Viewing

This is the place to discuss places where you can buy high-resolution digital audio files, why you like (or don't like) particular vendors, and where you can also post reviews about individual files or album reissues.

6 99 The truth about Hi-res audio
by Chuck Elliot
Oct 9, 2015 19:31:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Digital Audio Playback Software

This is the place to talk about player programs for your computer.

11 118 Using jRiver Media Center with the XDA-2, DC-1, and XMC-1
by wilburthegoose
Oct 9, 2015 19:54:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Digital Audio Playback Hardware

Discussion about individual Emotiva DACs and other digital player products should go under the thread for that particular product. This is the place to discuss OTHER player hardware; things like SqueezeBox and Pono... and even iPod.

21 297 Chromecast Audio
by teaman
Sept 30, 2015 13:50:03 GMT -5
No New Posts Digital Audio Servers (HW & SW)

This is the place to discuss digital audio servers, including both software like VortexBox and dedicated hardware servers

2 11 Asus Chromebox + Kodi mediacenter
by roe12605
Sept 28, 2015 13:28:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Digital vs Analog - 2 Viewing

This is a place to continue the age-old discussion about how digital audio compares to analog audio, which one you like, and why.

5 369 CD may be better than an LP
by lionear
Oct 9, 2015 20:11:24 GMT -5

Emotiva Glass Tube Products

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No New Posts What Does Tube Equipment SOUND Like?

This board is specifically for discussion of how tube equipment sounds, and why you would or wouldn't like to listen to it.

15 430 MONOPRICE TUBE AMP- $150 !!!
by jmilton
Oct 9, 2015 12:11:41 GMT -5
No New Posts Emotiva Glass Preamps

Discuss the upcoming tube preamp(s) from Emotiva.

5 248 Any rough timeline on tube preamps?
by brubacca
Sept 12, 2015 17:15:00 GMT -5
No New Posts Emotiva Glass Amplifiers

Discuss the upcoming vacuum tube based power amplifiers from Emotiva.

11 429 Tube amplifier diagnosis, advise requested
by jmasterj
Jul 16, 2015 8:38:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Suggestions For New Tube Products

Got an idea for a possible new tube-based product you'd like to add to your two-channel rig? Share your idea(s) here. Who knows, maybe you'll see -ahem, hear it -in the flesh someday.

18 389 Tube output stage cd player.
by DavidR
Sept 17, 2015 19:37:40 GMT -5

Emotiva TV

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No New Posts Emotiva Home Theater 101 Series

Watch episodes of Emotiva's new Home Theater 101 Series. Learn the basics behind setting up your own home theater.

4 25 Emotiva's Home Theater 101 Series - Ep.04 "7.1 Setup"
by jmason625
Jan 9, 2014 18:50:15 GMT -5
No New Posts Audio & Video Basics

Videos that explain basic AV and home theater concepts in 5 minutes or less!

2 19 Audio & Video Basics: Power Amplifiers
by KeithL
Dec 10, 2013 12:25:33 GMT -5
No New Posts Emotiva Product Videos

Watch videos detailing specific Emotiva products.

Sub-board: XMC-1 Product Videos

11 325 XMC-1 Branding Videos
by Andrew Robinson
Aug 27, 2014 9:59:37 GMT -5
No New Posts Suggest a Video Topic

Got a question, or a topic you want to see covered in video form? Let us know here!

10 124 Video Monitor Calibration
by AudioHTIT
Apr 1, 2015 9:46:38 GMT -5

Emotiva Staff Commentary

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No New Posts Keith's Corner

Interested in what Emotiva tech-wizard Keith has to say? Want to ask him a direct question? This is the place.

Sub-board: Ask Keith

70 706 New XSP-1 Gen2 question
by DavidR
Aug 24, 2015 17:41:21 GMT -5
No New Posts What's On Andrew's Mind?

Andrew weighs in on the world of two-channel audio and home theater -and sometimes it isn't always pretty. This is the place to read Andrew's ongoing commentary as well as ask him any question(s) you might have about Emotiva and specialty AV.

Sub-boards: Andrew's Product Reviews, Ask Andrew

173 3,723 Redoing My Room...Again
by Andrew Robinson
Aug 19, 2015 9:32:01 GMT -5


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No New Posts Newbie Stuff

Forum and Emotiva Basics

263 3,866 How much is enough?
by novisnick
Sept 7, 2015 14:48:54 GMT -5
No New Posts Stupid Question Zone - 1 Viewing

Don't be afraid! Ask away! No such thing as a stupid question. NOTE: This is a chance for experienced AV folks to be helpful. Harsh criticisms not allowed in here.

1,450 19,122 Using Airmotiv 3b with a TV
by garbulky
Oct 9, 2015 15:01:11 GMT -5
No New Posts The HT Zone - 3 Viewing

Discuss Home Theater Setups, Post Photos

880 18,637 what does your room look like with your emo gear?
by highfihoney
Oct 9, 2015 19:23:47 GMT -5
No New Posts All things Stereo - 4 Viewing

For our serious two channel listeners, here is your space to discuss all things stereo.

905 17,685 Need Jazz
by audiobill
Oct 9, 2015 19:18:22 GMT -5
No New Posts New Gear - 1 Viewing

Talk about your new gear - brag, show off...

434 9,079 Onkyo to Marrantz
by hemster
Oct 6, 2015 10:57:31 GMT -5
No New Posts Tech Talk - 1 Viewing

Technical talk...from mousetraps to rockets...

724 12,435 turntable speed
by AudioHTIT
Oct 8, 2015 14:26:43 GMT -5
No New Posts DIY - 4 Viewing

DIY for your HT or Music Setup

356 8,640 Help decorate my new listening room .
by highfihoney
Oct 7, 2015 21:36:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Meet and Greet - 1 Viewing

All board members are invited to introduce themselves and share a few words...

264 6,113 Blurt it Out
by DavidR
Oct 9, 2015 8:55:51 GMT -5
No New Posts Movies - 3 Viewing

Discuss/Recommend Movies

Sub-board: Vudu Movie of the Week

160 6,818 Which Blu-ray did you just watch last night?
by Warped Mind
Oct 8, 2015 17:23:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Music - 1 Viewing

Music Disccussions/Recommendations

505 22,243 Name that commercial with vinyl or TT as a prop
by AudioBear
Oct 9, 2015 10:03:31 GMT -5
No New Posts The Green Room - 10 Viewing

General Off Topic Discussions

2,357 96,599 Post your latest purchase.....
by Chuckienut
Oct 9, 2015 20:03:44 GMT -5
No New Posts The Emporium - 21 Viewing

Buy, Sell, Trade...

5,197 36,857 FS: EMOTIVA XPA-1L x 2 + Banana Plugs Extensions $695
by brutiarti
Oct 9, 2015 20:17:01 GMT -5
No New Posts Wanted To Buy

Looking For A Particular Item? Post it Here.

911 3,408 WTB: Looking for...
by knucklehead
Oct 9, 2015 18:41:09 GMT -5
No New Posts Emotiv-eh

The Candadian Zone

126 828 XPA-3 (Gen 1); 2+ years warranty remaining!
by jasong7319
Oct 6, 2015 16:19:19 GMT -5
No New Posts International Zone

Emotiva is now worldwide, and we want you to represent your country!

26 814 European branch
by surfdrifter
Jun 15, 2015 9:23:06 GMT -5


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No New Posts Emo-Zine

An online magazine covering various topics relevant to audio and home theater

1 6 Emo-Zine
by KeithL
Jul 19, 2013 10:59:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Emo-Zine Discussion

5 68 buzzing ????
by garbulky
Apr 29, 2014 6:08:53 GMT -5
No New Posts Emo-Zine Suggestions

1 43 Emo-Zine Suggestions
by garbulky
Sept 17, 2014 16:57:36 GMT -5


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