Originally Posted by DaneMcCloud
There are many factors at play. First and foremost, you'd need at least a 280 watt model. The larger the enclosure, the larger the speakers. You'll definitely want a six speaker version with a sub woofer out (analog wiring to a larger sub is preferred to a wireless sub).
Wall mounting makes a huge difference because of the resonance added by studs and drywall.
Now, does it compare to a Bose 5.1 system at five times the cost? No. But it can be a very effective and elegant solution.
Are there still people out there that actually buy into Bose's overpriced racket? There is so much better stuff out there at better prices.
Bose, the Monster Cable of audio.