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I have a Yamaha Receiver (RX-V 467) for my surround system but I don't have a subwoofer. Can I use a Bose Lifestyle Acoustimass 9 powered subwoofer?

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Hi,

No it is not compatible to use RX-V 467 with Bose Lifestyle Acoustimass 9.RX-V 467 is a 5.1-channel AV Receiver.
Bose Lifestyle Acoustimass 9 subwoofer are designed to be used with their special equalizer and require a 'Pre-Out Main-In Coupler' or 'Tape Monitor' connection. The compatible models are the:

  1. RX-797 (Pre-Out/Main-In)
  2. RX-497 (Tape Monitor)
  3. RX-397 (Tape Monitor)
  4. AX-596 (Pre-Out/Main-In)
Even though you try to connect it will have buzzing noise or no sound.

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