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Not really. Audyssey simply measures your speaker's "F3" value, the frequency at which output is down 3dB, and reports this value to the AVR at the end of the calibration. The AVR then sets the speaker to Large if the F3 value is low enough, or Small with a crossover if it isn't. Most experts recommend changing any speaker to Small regardless of its capabilities.
Not to my understanding, strictly a decision the avr manufacturer made based on the info Audyssey gathered; Audyssey would still not set speakers to large if it had been left up to them. Not a big deal but not the intent of Audyssey "Small and Large is one of the greatest disservices the industry has brought to the consumer" https://audyssey.zendesk.com/entries...w-mic-results-

But since it has been incorporated into the avr routine labeled "Audyssey" and the avr manufacturer not going with this Audyssey recommendation....
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It sounds like you two are really saying the same thing.

(good thing because you're both correct!)

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It sounds like you two are really saying the same thing.

(good thing because you're both correct!)
Yeah its just a slight distinction but one I always found interesting as Audyssey gets "blamed" for this when it wasn't their intention. What avr manufacturer wants to tell their customers their junk is small, though?
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Noticed something interesting, when you grab the remote to turn on the power, just pressing the input you want (CBL/SAT, BluRay, DVD, etc) instead of the Power button, it will power up and go to that input. This is a nice surprise because with I used the "Scene" buttons all of the time with the RXA710.
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