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    Question LPA 1 on Onkyo 805

    Iím thinking of getting Emotiva LPA 1 which is 125 w per channel. To use with my Onkyo 805 will there be improvement on sound especially home theater or it is just a waste of money since they have both same wattage per channel.
    Front RTI 8
    Center CSI5
    Surround FXI5
    Eosone sub

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    The LPA-1 should be a huge improvement. Just do it.
    HT/2-channel Rig: Sony 50Ē LCD TV; Toshiba HD-A2 DVD player; Emotiva LMC-1 pre/pro; Rogue Audio M-120 monoblocks (modded); Placette RVC; Emotiva LPA-1 amp; Bada HD-22 tube CDP (modded); VMPS Tower II SE (fronts); DIY Clearwave Dynamic 4CC (center); Wharfedale Opus Tri-Surrounds (rear); and VMPS 215 sub

    "God grooves with tubes."

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    You will notice a big difference in the sound with the LPA-1. If your unning a 7.1 system, you might have to decide if you want to power the rears (ch 6 & 7) thru the LPA or the Onkyo as they as those channels are 50w each.

    For the $'s it is hard to beat the LPA's performance and what it adds to the HT.

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    I'm using an Onkyo 703 (100w x7) for 5.1. I decided to end my used amp search by ordering a new LPA1 this evening. I can't wait.

    Everything I read says good reviews, good warranty, and good customer service at a good price. ...30 days return if not satisfied.

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