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Old 12-07-2014, 01:04 AM   #1
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Showing my lack of knowledge on electronics

So, my RW is suppose to have:
LG FM/AM/CD/DVD home Theater System w/5.1 surround and a
Subwoofer.
Now to me there should be 5 speakers somewhere and a subwoofer, but what I see is the TV and a sound box (Cinema SB200), and the blue ray DVD player.
Is this sound box suppose to be the FM/AM/CD home Theater System w/5.1 surround system?
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Old 12-07-2014, 01:40 AM   #2
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If you're talking about the sound bar under the tv then it's probably a much better system than all the speakers scattered on my ceiling, am actually considering adding a sound bar & disconnecting this other junk. By the way if you have a sub woofer it's behind the fireplace.
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Old 12-07-2014, 02:08 AM   #3
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We just looking at some new RWs, looks like Home Theater is GONE. Just a cheap looking DVD Player and the Sound Bar under the TV. No speakers in the ceiling or anywhere else.
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Old 12-07-2014, 02:42 AM   #4
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FWIW, the surround sound in mine is better than any soundbar I've ever heard.
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Old 12-07-2014, 03:13 PM   #5
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I think Redwood changed to a soundbar - (hopefully one with a subwoofer somewhere).

Whatever your source is for surround sound (brochure, website) it's most likely outdated.

Our surround sound is great, but I also get good performance from a soundbar at home with a wireless subwoofer, so I would be OK either way.
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Old 12-07-2014, 03:23 PM   #6
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FWIW, the surround sound in mine is better than any soundbar I've ever heard.
I don't have any complaints about the sound system in our early model 2012 but they may have changed them.
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Old 12-07-2014, 04:19 PM   #7
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Now that I have relocated our SubWoofer to a better location, we are happy with our 5.1 Ceiling mounted 5 Speaker setup / SubWoofer.
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Old 12-07-2014, 05:03 PM   #8
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On thing we noticed about the new setup, I don't think they could have gotten a Cheaper DVD player. At least what we saw was not larger than an external CD/DVD player for a Computer.
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Old 12-07-2014, 06:57 PM   #9
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I'm sorry to hear that. I hope they don't start trying to save money to the point of hurting the product.
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Old 12-08-2014, 02:45 AM   #10
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So who is calling the shots at Redwood these days.


If the accountant's get involved in component section, the product will go down hill !!!
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