I just remodeled my house and had nice fat 12AWG in-wall speaker wires installed for 5-channel surround sound. After moving in I bought the lifestyle 650 system and quickly found that I need 2 more speaker wires for the center channel. The receiver is far from the speakers and it is impossible now to run more wire without smashing tile and drywall, but I do have an extra HDMI cable that can be repurposed for the speakers. The hdmi has 8 26AWG conductors, and is about a 20’ run from console to speaker. Will this be possible? What performance degradation will I see? Thanks for your help!
Many thanks for your question and welcome to the community.
We would not recommend using a converted HDMI cable over the speaker cables provided with the system. If you contact your local Customer Support Team, they would be able to discuss this further with you.
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