Denon AVR-591 What do you think? - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 01:45 PM - Thread Starter
Member
 
vampat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 25
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Liked: 10
is this a good receiver? I know I can find a powerful receiver but this one has enough power for a 23*12 room?

I read that the 591 have the same DAC'S that he 1911?

Thank you
vampat is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 01:52 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
ccotenj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: the toxic waste dumps of new jersey
Posts: 21,915
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 90
^^^

what speakers? how far away do yo sit from them? how loud do you listen?

don't worry about the dac... that's not even on the list of things for you to be concerned about...

- chris

 

my build thread - updated 8-20-12 - new seating installed and projector isolation solution

 

http://www.avsforum.com/t/1332917/ccotenj-finally-gets-a-projector

ccotenj is offline  
post #3 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 02:04 PM - Thread Starter
Member
 
vampat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 25
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Liked: 10
I have the Klipsch system RF-62 with the sub sw-112, i will receive the sw-115 tomorrow

I listen 99 % movie at maybe 15 foot and at medium-high volume...
vampat is offline  
post #4 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 02:36 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
ccotenj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: the toxic waste dumps of new jersey
Posts: 21,915
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 90
^^^

yes, with those speakers at that distance with your listening levels, you will be fine...

- chris

 

my build thread - updated 8-20-12 - new seating installed and projector isolation solution

 

http://www.avsforum.com/t/1332917/ccotenj-finally-gets-a-projector

ccotenj is offline  
post #5 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 02:53 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
afrogt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 23,409
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 294 Post(s)
Liked: 417
Yep, with those high sensitivity speakers you should be fine. I own the 591 but my room isn't as large as yours.

Afro GT
afrogt is offline  
post #6 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 07:34 PM
Advanced Member
 
Hrimnir's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Monument, CO
Posts: 700
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 13
My roommate owns a 591 and although it has been a great receiver we just recently ran into some major issues with it.

We built an htpc based on an intel HD2000 graphics system, it streams audio over HDMI but the 591 has problems with it. I've read that its an HDCP handshake kind of issue, but as far as i've read its a common problem.

Supposedly a firmware update has fixed most of the problems, so since you're looking at a new one you might not have the issues.

Either way just something to munch on.

Klipsch RF-62 L/R, RC-62 C, Energy C-100 SL/SR, HSU VTF-15H, Marantz SR5003.

"All speakers sound good when you're on a coke binge in the middle of an orgy." - Heebdawg16
Hrimnir is offline  
post #7 of 9 Old 06-04-2012, 07:40 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
ccotenj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: the toxic waste dumps of new jersey
Posts: 21,915
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 90
^^^

unfortunately, htpc's can suffer from hdcp issues.... this isn't unique to your avr... and almost certainly is not the "fault" of the avr...

htpc's and cable boxes are the primary remaining offenders for hdcp problems...

- chris

 

my build thread - updated 8-20-12 - new seating installed and projector isolation solution

 

http://www.avsforum.com/t/1332917/ccotenj-finally-gets-a-projector

ccotenj is offline  
post #8 of 9 Old 06-07-2012, 01:54 PM - Thread Starter
Member
 
vampat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 25
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Liked: 10
is there a BIG difference vs per exemple the AVR-3312 in terme of QUALITY sound. I don't need all the extra features, only basic.

If I understand the 591 has enough power for my room so the avr-3312 could produce better sound and increase my cinema experience?
vampat is offline  
post #9 of 9 Old 06-07-2012, 02:59 PM
585-645-1006
 
jdsmoothie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 46,464
Mentioned: 19 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1974 Post(s)
Liked: 1747
Although there is a difference, it really depends on the quality of your speakers and your ears. The 3312CI offers both a better version of Audyssey MultEQ XT and using Denon's AL24 processing on PCM audio. A good rule of thumb is to spend about 1/2 as much on the AVR as the 5.1 setup (required features not withstanding). If your budget and feature requirements point you towards the 591, and especially if you've never experienced Audyssey MultEQ (591), then call it a day and enjoy the 591. smile.gif

---------------------------------
"JD" – jd@avscience.com ; shop.avscience.com ; 585-645-1006, AVScience - Authorized dealer for AVRs, Speakers, etc. 

Daily 8am – 8pm EST (including weekends)
Call for pricing - Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, Pioneer, Onkyo, Def Tech, Atlantic Tech, Oppo
** Think the AVR is defective?  Reset the microprocessor 4-5 times. 
jdsmoothie is online now  
Reply Receivers, Amps, and Processors

Tags
Denon Avr 591 Receiver

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off