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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:16 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I am discussing the subject. We have heard about...

I am discussing the subject. We have heard about the subject enough, so can we move on, please?
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-28-2014, 05:15 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I'll try and run some tests tomorrow. Testing...

I'll try and run some tests tomorrow. Testing for understanding, you want me to take several consecutive measurements, being careful to not alter anything, and simply varying sweep length from 128...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:07 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I believe you have said this several times now,...

I believe you have said this several times now, and we have all heard you. You have made your point. Is there any reason to keep stating your dislikes for DEQ over and over?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-28-2014, 05:03 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
My X10 started downloading again yesterday, and...

My X10 started downloading again yesterday, and was still downloading until I changed the auto download setting a few minutes ago. I don't see the value of background downloading unknown content...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-28-2014, 03:02 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
What do you mean? What could possibly require...

What do you mean? What could possibly require more bandwidth than 100Mbs?
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-28-2014, 11:58 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
A way to pick the most effective place for bass...

A way to pick the most effective place for bass trap placement is to play a bass frequency test tone and walk around the room with an SPL. Those corners showing the highest readings are the best...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-27-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9,140
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Posted By AustinJerry
Besides the video streaming, there are a ton of...

Besides the video streaming, there are a ton of other apps, including a great Netflix client, that make the ATV a good investment, especially for the price.

But we are off-topic...
Forum: Speakers   08-27-2014, 08:29 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I have PSB's all around in a 11.1 setup (see the...

I have PSB's all around in a 11.1 setup (see the My Setup link in my sig). I also have the 4520, and listen to a lot of music in 5.1 PLII Music mode. IMO, you will be much better off with a...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-27-2014, 06:52 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Actually, I think if you click on Buy, and it...

Actually, I think if you click on Buy, and it says "Buy and download", the title is not already downloaded. If it only says "Buy", it is already downloaded. But who wants to click on every single...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-27-2014, 06:03 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
If you want AirPlay video streaming, get an...

If you want AirPlay video streaming, get an AppleTV. It is less than $100 and works great.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-27-2014, 04:29 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
How does one check what is newly downloaded?

How does one check what is newly downloaded?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-27-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11,912
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Posted By AustinJerry
It will be interesting the see what you measure. ...

It will be interesting the see what you measure. On my set, Warm2 measures almost exactly 6500K, which is the target value for a properly-calibrated set. Warm1 is closer to 9000, which emphasizes...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 03:51 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Sorry, let us know when you find out. Or better...

Sorry, let us know when you find out. Or better yet, run Audyssey and accept whatever it creates as your speaker trims, and then sit back and enjoy.
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 03:23 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Thanks, Jim. I got too tied up to create one...

Thanks, Jim. I got too tied up to create one myself. Better from you anyway.
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 03:04 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I ran the same test, and did not have these...

I ran the same test, and did not have these results. For clarity, I used the Speaker Cal pink noise tone for the mains, and the Sub Cal test tone for the subs. The trim level for the sub channel...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 02:59 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
There is relative sound level, and then there is...

There is relative sound level, and then there is absolute sound level. Unfortunately, absolute sound level depends on the accuracy of our measuring devices. I have three such measuring devices. ...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 02:39 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
So, HD, does this mean we are good now? I have...

So, HD, does this mean we are good now? I have my REW kit set up and have run through the procedure I posted yesterday, and AFAICT the procedure is working fine. Your speaker levels look...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 12:43 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
hdgaming: thank you for taking the time to...

hdgaming: thank you for taking the time to explain what you are doing in such detail. I plan on setting up REW later this afternoon and running some tests before I respond to your post. I want to...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 12:41 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
You have received several good responses already...

You have received several good responses already to this question. To say it in my own words, if the MV=0, a signal played at 0 dB FS will measure 105dB. To get the signal down to 75 dB, which is...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-27-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1,031
Views: 33,672
Posted By AustinJerry
[quote=400MHz MAN;26922945] I am on a wired...

[quote=400MHz MAN;26922945]

I am on a wired connection.
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 07:22 AM
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Views: 285,903
Posted By AustinJerry
Yes, the level of the computer's audio will...

Yes, the level of the computer's audio will affect the tests. If you check the Windows Audio section of the Guide, you will see that the recommended setting for the output audio is 100%. So, while...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-27-2014, 07:19 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Another option to consider: a test disk with...

Another option to consider: a test disk with speaker level-setting tones. I use Spears&Munsil version 2 Blu-ray (a highly-recommended disk, especially for its video test patterns), which outputs...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-26-2014, 08:44 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Thanks for the kind words. While not an engineer...

Thanks for the kind words. While not an engineer myself, I worked for an engineering company all my life, and know what you mean about clearly-written instructions. It takes a bit more time, but...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-26-2014, 08:19 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Can't wait to visit my niece and her family in...

Can't wait to visit my niece and her family in Seattle... ;)
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-26-2014, 08:16 PM
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Views: 285,903
Posted By AustinJerry
@ HDGaming: OK, I played around a bit with...

@ HDGaming:

OK, I played around a bit with REW this evening with the objective of using REW to set the levels of the main speakers and the sub(s). Here is what I did:

1. Set the trim in the...
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