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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-11-2015, 12:40 PM
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Posted By jprod
Can u access the set up menu on the unit itself (...

Can u access the set up menu on the unit itself ( meaning if you drop down the front cover and hit setup can u scroll to firmware update that way?)
If you can , try rerunning the update
If you...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-09-2015, 07:37 PM
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Posted By jprod
As much as I would like the dtsx upgrade to be...

As much as I would like the dtsx upgrade to be offered for the 7702 I can understand and not be upset at marantz for not doing so. They have offered us a product (7702) that has lept over the 8801 in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-09-2015, 09:22 AM
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Posted By jprod
To me this means that the 8802 is available now (...

To me this means that the 8802 is available now ( as opposed to Yamaha models, for example) but the dtsx upgrade will be available via firmware sometime in 2105

If you look at this roll out, even...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-09-2015, 06:43 AM
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Posted By jprod
Doesn't look like it for the 7702 ...

Doesn't look like it for the 7702

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/welcome-to-dtsx---open-immersive-and-flexible-object-based-audio-coming-to-cinema-and-home-300063437.html
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 11:37 AM
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Posted By jprod
did the update really take 50 + minutes?

did the update really take 50 + minutes?
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-07-2015, 11:35 AM
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Posted By jprod
great. Thats what I thought. Thank you for the...

great. Thats what I thought. Thank you for the follow up.
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-06-2015, 01:47 PM
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Posted By jprod
ok. Thanks a lot !

ok. Thanks a lot !
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-06-2015, 09:58 AM
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Posted By jprod
I know I'm late to the party but on the audio...

I know I'm late to the party but on the audio side of things, did anyone experience lfe distortion, especially in the closing credits? Im assuming it was intentional but I always get a little...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-22-2015, 02:40 PM
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Posted By jprod
I wouldn't be concerned. Sounds like a wonky HDMI...

I wouldn't be concerned. Sounds like a wonky HDMI issue. Which I've experienced a few myself with the 7702.
The latest when streaming on my Roku 3. If I pause a movie then hit play the audio is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-22-2015, 02:03 PM
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Posted By jprod
I just had a strange issue occur. Came down to...

I just had a strange issue occur. Came down to watch some bball on my zone 2 tv and no audio or video. Went into ht room and same. Darbee Darblet did not have the blue light which means no video...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-21-2015, 03:42 PM
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Posted By jprod
Thats exactly what I have had in mind. There have...

Thats exactly what I have had in mind. There have been many an evening where I have almost hit the add to cart button on the outllaw web page but stopped myself. The urge seems to happen more after a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-20-2015, 06:53 PM
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Posted By jprod
Yes.[/QUOTE] What amps and speakers are you...

Yes.[/QUOTE]
What amps and speakers are you using and what are the sensitivities of the speakers ?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-20-2015, 06:46 PM
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Posted By jprod
So all of your speakers are as quiet as when...

So all of your speakers are as quiet as when everything is completely powered off?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-20-2015, 04:29 PM
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Posted By jprod
You are fortunate. I've had two units and both...

You are fortunate. I've had two units and both did it. In multiple rooms in my house on different circuits and I took it t a friends house as well. His mains are very inefficient and we could not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-20-2015, 01:24 PM
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Posted By jprod
I put 10 db xlr pads on mine and still have that...

I put 10 db xlr pads on mine and still have that hiss I described above. I think that its a function of the speakers, amp, plus a little hiss is within normal limits. Also I am convinced some are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-20-2015, 12:18 PM
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Posted By jprod
I have a hiss with my def tech uiw65 rear...

I have a hiss with my def tech uiw65 rear surrounds with the emotiva xpa5 gen-1. the speakers are 91db sensitivity and the gain on the emotiva unit is 32db. However i can barely hear it a little over...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-19-2015, 09:29 AM
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Posted By jprod
I noticed that the sound from the side surrounds...

I noticed that the sound from the side surrounds is different when I engage dsu vs straight up Dolby digital. I assume that is from the algorithm used by dsu, which "remaps" sounds to other...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-19-2015, 08:37 AM
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Posted By jprod
I don't want to go off on a tangent too much but...

I don't want to go off on a tangent too much but was wondering what amps the 7702 owners are using. I have a sherbourn pa7350 ( running the front 3 and side surrounds) and emotiva xpa-5 back channels...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-17-2015, 01:02 PM
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Posted By jprod
A few hundred hours??? I envy you for having so...

A few hundred hours??? I envy you for having so much time for HT. I will probably reach that when the 7703 comes out. Oh well
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-09-2015, 08:52 AM
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Posted By jprod
I have denon 3800 bdci. Am I to assume that I...

I have denon 3800 bdci. Am I to assume that I will have the same issue then as the older oppos?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 05:52 PM
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Posted By jprod
I still have my 8801 connected. Not looking...

I still have my 8801 connected. Not looking forward to contorting and squeezing my arse behind my cabinet. You best believe there will be adult beverages on hand.[/QUOTE]

I curse every time I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 02:40 PM
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Posted By jprod
Although there have been many user reviews of the...

Although there have been many user reviews of the 7702 in this thread already, I would like to add my 2 cents in, especially for those on the fence who own an 8801. I was reluctant to give up on the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 11:06 AM
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Posted By jprod
Thanks Selden! I ordered some in ceiling speakers...

Thanks Selden! I ordered some in ceiling speakers so I will do the rear height. I was reluctant at first given the paucity of atmos titles, but with all the enthusiastic reviews of dsu I took the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 10:38 AM
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Posted By jprod
I asked this on the atmos thread but got no love....

I asked this on the atmos thread but got no love. When I look at the spreadsheet, I see a fair number of people using front heights with top middle as opposed to top rear. I did not count but I think...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-02-2015, 07:23 PM
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Posted By jprod
One other question. With the 7702 i can either do...

One other question. With the 7702 i can either do front height and top middle , or front height and top rear. I just bought front height speakers about 4 months ago and although it would be ideal for...
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