To set up a home theater, you have to decide whether to go with wireless or wired speakers. Wireless speakers are better and give you more control as to where they are placed with the task of hiding the wires. If you have a five speaker system which comes with two front and rear speakers, a center speaker and a sub woofer. The rear speakers are placed on the wall where the seating is located. the center speaker in the center and the front right and left according. The sub woofer can sit on the floor, but if you live in an apartment, you neighbors will love you to death when the terminator comes bolting across the floor. The speakers are arranged to surround you with sound. You can play with the bass and treble to adjust to your liking.