Connecting 5.1-channel speaker system with Zone 2 connection

Connect each speaker as illustrated below.

Before connecting cables, be sure to disconnect the AC power cord (mains lead).

For details on how to connect speaker cables to the receiver, see “How to connect speaker cables.”

Monaural audio cable (not supplied)

Speaker cable (not supplied)

After you have made the Zone 2 speaker connection, set [SB Speaker Assign] to [Zone2] in the [Speaker Setup] menu.


  • After you have installed and connected your speakers, set the speaker pattern to [5.1] using [Speaker Pattern] in the [Speaker Setup] menu.
  • You can only set [SB Speaker Assign] if a speaker pattern in which speakers are not connected to the SPEAKERS SURROUND BACK/HEIGHT(FRONT B/BI-AMP/ZONE 2) terminals is selected.
  • Connect speaker cables properly with the polarities (+/–) matched between the speaker cables and the SPEAKERS terminals.