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192kHz sampling is practically useless -- it's a lot of extra data for no audible benefit. So I wouldn't sweat it, and just stream at 96kHz.

A huge number of the supposedly "hi rez" audio tracks out there at 192kHZ are really just upsampled anyway, not natively 192kHZ, making any benefit even more dubious.
I can't hear an advantage to 192 kHz, but some people claim to be able to hear a difference reliably. Concerning the "huge number" of tracks that are actually upsampled--OK, there are certainly some of those out there, but I think there are some reliable sources for 192 kHz tracks, e.g. 2L, and Linn Records, which also has some test files to let the listener compare download qualities:
http://www.linnrecords.com/linn-down...file-type.aspx

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I don't think that I am the first one who asks this question, but I can't find the answer...

Since today I have a 6.1 setup. Playing 5.1 sources I can only select PLIIx Music, but not PLIIx Cinema. I it even possible to play DD 5.1 or DTS in PLIIx Cinema?

Please forgive me for my bad english, its not my native language
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Your English is 1000 times better than what I would type in your language!

Honestly, it doesn't really make that much difference. I have a 7.1, and can't tell the difference.
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Hey Guys


Quick question that I'm trying to troubleshoot. I have multiple sources, connected to various inputs. Xbox, PC, Oppo etc. My PC is connected to "game" at the moment. During audio play back, all vocals come out of what sounds like a "cave" producing a very strong echo sound through my connected speakers. I am connected via HDMI.


None of my other inputs seem to display this problem. what settings should I be checking to see why this is happening?
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I went to a high-end audio store on Saturday and listened to some McIntosh separates. They were demo'ing the Elton John 60 concert blu-ray (which I think has fantastic audio). I was pretty impressed, so I plopped the same blu-ray into my Oppo, turned on my trusty AVR-4311 (assisted by an Emotiva amp and Paradigm speakers). My wife said, "Wow - that sounds a lot better", and I tend to agree with her.

Our little AVR-4311 is still one really sweat machine
Do yourself and your 4311 a favor and get a better music Blu-ray to demo. That EJ60 disc has horribly compressed audio mastering. Get any of the Tom Petty Blu-ray audio discs, and be prepared to grin when you crank it up.
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Your English is 1000 times better than what I would type in your language!

Honestly, it doesn't really make that much difference. I have a 7.1, and can't tell the difference.

Thank you sir for your kind words
But should it be possible to chose from PLIIx Music and PLIIx Cinema in a 6.1 setup?
Btw, I have found Dolby Digital Ex and DTS Neo6, but not Cinema
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