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Best place to position wireless surround speakers for optimal performance

Where is the best place to position my wireless surround speakers for optimal performance?

Unlike the front three speakers in the sound bar that must produce sharply focused images, the job of your surround channels is to envelop the audience in diffused sound known as ambience.

To do this well, the rear speakers should not (with the exception of localized 5.1 channel effects) call attention to themselves as sources of sound.


For these reasons, surround speakers work best when elevated at least two feet above the seated listeners' heads (a height of six to seven feet above the ground is considered normal),

and mounted on the side walls in line with or slightly behind the audience.

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