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#97743 - 02/07/18 10:47 AM Experience with the 7700
POB Offline
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Registered: 01/27/18
Posts: 2
Hi, first post. Looking forward to purchasing some outlaw product. Looking at the 976 and either the 5000 or the 7700. I know that this is a large jump in price, question is I am more concerned with audio quality for 2 channel. I am ok with the 5000 for movies. Appreciate thoughts or suggestions

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#97752 - 02/07/18 02:31 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
XenonMan Offline
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Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 2548
Loc: Columbus,North Carolina
Either will do the job. Do you want the extra two channels and the added weight of the 7700. The specs on the 5000 are very good and the cost savings could allow you more budget for other gear. I would get the 5000 and if I needed any more channels at some point get two 2200 amps.
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Music system
Model 990/7500/Magnepan 1.6 QRs/Technics SL1200 MK2/Aperion S-12 Subwoofer/OWA3/Sony NS75H DVD
APC H15 Power Conditioner

TV System
Large Advent Loudspeakers/ Polk center/Monoprice surrounds/Panasonic Viera 42 inch/Onkyo HT-RC260/Sony BDP S590/Directv


Home Theater System
Onkyo PR-SC886/Outlaw 7125 Klipsch RF-82 L/R,RC-62 center, RB-35 SR/SL, BENQ HT1075, Outlaw LFM1-EX/OPPO BDP-83/Directv
Harmony ONE
Blue Jeans and Monoprice interconnects
APC H15 Power Conditioner

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#97757 - 02/08/18 08:55 AM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
Owl's_Warder Offline
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Registered: 06/29/01
Posts: 893
Loc: Grants Pass, OR
You definitely want to consider what you need now and what you envision needing in the future. If you don't anticipate needing more than five channels, go with the 5000. The 7140 might be a good fit if you want a little more power (though the 20 wpc likely wouldn't be that noticeable) or think that you'll need those extra two channels in the future.

You'll likely keep the amp for many years more than anything else in your system, except maybe your speakers. Pick the one that should benefit you the most in the long run. The 7700 would be a great amp and provide tons of power, but if you don't need it for your space, I'd go with the 5000 or the 7140.

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#97759 - 02/08/18 01:05 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
POB Offline
Deputy Gunslinger

Registered: 01/27/18
Posts: 2
Thank you for the suggestions! Make sense, think I will stick with the 5000!

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#98167 - 09/30/18 10:51 AM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
ejspain Offline
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Registered: 11/03/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Texas
Will the 976 pair well with my 7700?

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#98168 - 09/30/18 06:05 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
arbitrageur Offline
Gunslinger

Registered: 12/16/17
Posts: 19
Loc: Minneapolis, MN
I’m happy with the 976/7700 combination. I use XLR differential interconnections.
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Outlaw Audio Model 976 / 7700 / Ultra-X13
B&W CM9, CM Center, DS3 (side), DM303 (back)
Blue Jeans Cables (XLRs, Canare 4S11 Bi-wire, HDMI)
Tivo Bolt, Xbox One X, AppleTV, LG C765P
Roon, Allo Digione, Sonore MicroRendu, Uptone Audio LPS-1, Peachtree Audio Nova 150
GIK Acoustics Soffit Bass Traps, 244 Panels, Monster Bass Traps, QRD7 / Polyfusor Diffusers

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#98170 - 10/03/18 05:43 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: arbitrageur]
ejspain Offline
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Registered: 11/03/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Texas
Sweet. Thanks arbitrageur

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#98171 - 10/04/18 06:06 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
ejspain Offline
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Registered: 11/03/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Texas
So I can’t do 7.1 with my 7700?

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#98172 - 10/04/18 06:12 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
ejspain Offline
Deputy Gunslinger

Registered: 11/03/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Texas
So I can’t do 7.1 with my 7700?

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#98173 - 10/05/18 12:30 PM Re: Experience with the 7700 [Re: POB]
XenonMan Offline
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Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 2548
Loc: Columbus,North Carolina
Why do you think that?
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Music system
Model 990/7500/Magnepan 1.6 QRs/Technics SL1200 MK2/Aperion S-12 Subwoofer/OWA3/Sony NS75H DVD
APC H15 Power Conditioner

TV System
Large Advent Loudspeakers/ Polk center/Monoprice surrounds/Panasonic Viera 42 inch/Onkyo HT-RC260/Sony BDP S590/Directv


Home Theater System
Onkyo PR-SC886/Outlaw 7125 Klipsch RF-82 L/R,RC-62 center, RB-35 SR/SL, BENQ HT1075, Outlaw LFM1-EX/OPPO BDP-83/Directv
Harmony ONE
Blue Jeans and Monoprice interconnects
APC H15 Power Conditioner

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