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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-04-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 19,996
Views: 1,469,283
Posted By Iain-
What document are you referring to? It...

What document are you referring to?

It clearly states on the PEQ page that "High Damping" switch position controls excessive "ringing", whilst "Low Damping" position has less effect on this...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-01-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 19,996
Views: 1,469,283
Posted By Iain-
WRT first paragraph, you're describing...

WRT first paragraph, you're describing intermodulation distortion (IMD). That type of distortion is quite rubbish and is very obvious when encountered. The F12SE sorted that straight away.

What...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-31-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 19,996
Views: 1,469,283
Posted By Iain-
That's no longer true. Most of the people I'm...

That's no longer true. Most of the people I'm aware of, embrace the frequency range a quality subwoofer is capable of.

I've had KEF bookshelf speakers for years, but have been slightly...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-26-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 22,849
Posted By Iain-
Waterfox is the 64-bit version of 32-bit Firefox:...

Waterfox is the 64-bit version of 32-bit Firefox:
https://www.waterfoxproject.org/

It's not new, as it been around since 2011. It's one of the fastest browsers available.

See how well your...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-25-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 22,849
Posted By Iain-
You will have your wish sooner, rather than...

You will have your wish sooner, rather than later.

The replacement for Internet Explorer and DirectX under Windows 10 is Microsoft Edge. Edge doesn't use plug-ins, as it's an HTML5-based browser....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 9,876
Views: 838,660
Posted By Iain-
Glad you sorted it. ;) I have the same...

Glad you sorted it. ;)

I have the same combination (GT50 and single F12SE). I've never had the buzzing problem though, possibly because I have my main system, consisting of:


TX-P50GT50B -...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-17-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 293
Posted By Iain-
Fortunately, my AVR has dual HDMI outputs. I've...

Fortunately, my AVR has dual HDMI outputs. I've programmed my Harmony One to determine which display is turned on.

Sorry to hear of your bad luck with your GT50. Sounds as though you have a duff...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-16-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 293
Posted By Iain-
Post number 61 on page 3.

Post number 61 on page 3.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-16-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 293
Posted By Iain-
Quite. Read the first post on page 3 of this...

Quite.

Read the first post on page 3 of this thread:
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/166-lcd-flat-panel-displays/2057146-modern-day-lcd-better-than-2003-plasma-screen-these-days-3.html#post35772962
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,644
Posted By Iain-
I have a dual-monitor system where my Panasonic...

I have a dual-monitor system where my Panasonic GT50 sits next to a Samsung UE32F5000 LED display from 2013. Both have been in my system for 18-24 months.

Black levels of the Samsung display are...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-13-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
Add this site to your list for ALAC/FLAC and DSD...

Add this site to your list for ALAC/FLAC and DSD file downloads:
http://store.acousticsounds.com/cat/365/Digital_Download
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-13-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 897
Posted By Iain-
Stay away from that company as it seem quite...

Stay away from that company as it seem quite dodgy.

If you're in North America, buy your TV from a reputable company, instead:
http://www.world-import.com/tv.htm
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-13-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,723
Posted By Iain-
We've been having this same discussion here: ...

We've been having this same discussion here:
http://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread.php?t=263224

... and the general consensus is wait for 4K displays that are compliant of the recently released 4K...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-12-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
Download the BDP-S7200 User Manual: ...

Download the BDP-S7200 User Manual:
http://www.sony.co.uk/support/en/product/BDP-S7200#Manuals

or this:
http://pdf.crse.com/manuals/4535717211.pdf

... supported audio file formats are listed...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-11-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,647
Posted By Iain-
I quite like "Lost Room" and "Dresden Files". I...

I quite like "Lost Room" and "Dresden Files". I finally bought both DVD box sets a couple of years ago.

Both are well written and intelligent. Too bad they weren't retained.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-09-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
This is a DSD file download site managed by a...

This is a DSD file download site managed by a consortium of SA-CD production companies:
https://www.nativedsd.com/
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-08-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
Not in the EU. S7200 is the only machine...

Not in the EU.

S7200 is the only machine that supports DSD (.dff/.dsf) files via USB, in the UK at least and probably in the rest of the EU as well.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-08-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
Indeed. That's my number one reason for an...

Indeed. That's my number one reason for an upcoming purchase of the BDP-S7200 :D

I've had the S790 for almost three years and don't find it boring at all. It's the understated elegance of it that...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-08-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
And that's a good thing for you lot in North...

And that's a good thing for you lot in North America. :D

Finally Sony have discarded that grotesque shape of the former.
Forum: Display Calibration   07-01-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By Iain-
I would go for the Spears and Munsil v2 disk as...

I would go for the Spears and Munsil v2 disk as an alternative:
http://www.spearsandmunsil.com/
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-26-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 588
Posted By Iain-
Some were released < 2 months ago and some...

Some were released < 2 months ago and some haven't been released yet as you will see:
http://www.sa-cd.net/titles/0/51/date/100/1
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-23-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,519
Posted By Iain-
:rolleyes: 3D pales in comparison to IMAX. ...

:rolleyes:

3D pales in comparison to IMAX.

Nolan will never do a 3D film as he dislikes the format.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-22-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,519
Posted By Iain-
Ever heard of IMAX? 3D pales in comparison.

Ever heard of IMAX?

3D pales in comparison.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-21-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
It's the subnet name where all AV kit (BDP, AVR...

It's the subnet name where all AV kit (BDP, AVR and display) are located. It uses a simple layer 2 switch v the layer 3 switch in use at the other end next to router.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-21-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3,433
Views: 277,957
Posted By Iain-
I use 1000-base-T ethernet backbone from AV...

I use 1000-base-T ethernet backbone from AV subnet to high-speed commercial switch and router. Never had a speed or connectivity issue.

Here's a chart showing basic specifications of current...
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