This seems to belong here…
working on an outdoor system and looking for something that will accept hdmi and do (at least) Dolby 2.1… and fit nicely in a plastic box. The Sonos Amp seems to be the only choice out there and Altelix seems to be catering toward that with this:
First question, are there other options (even DIY) that would work? Seems like a simple board out there would accomplish this much cheaper than Sonos.
Second question, I need another box because most outdoor subs seem to be unpowered. For that I am thinking DIY in the same enclosure as above with a Mean Well 48V supply (assuming I can get enough current and shove it the same box) and this
Other options? Maybe just another Sonos Amp? Not sure..