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Forum: Surround Music Formats   04-21-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 315
Posted By JonFo
On BluRay, this in an excellent (as usual for SW...

On BluRay, this in an excellent (as usual for SW mix) multichannel recording with great dynamic range. It very much a 'sit an listen' type of record. Definitely not background music.
But cranked on...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-19-2015, 04:27 AM
Replies: 1,371
Views: 106,751
Posted By JonFo
^^^ +1 for MQA support! In general, I hope...

^^^ +1 for MQA support!

In general, I hope the stick to the core of what they are good at, which is a great source device for Video and Audio.

If they want to continue to have two models,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-19-2015, 03:42 AM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
^^^ How do you have the rest of your speakers...

^^^ How do you have the rest of your speakers configured? Depending on that, you might not get a signal on the sub if you specified large speakers with no sub.
Also, what audio 'mode' are you in...
Forum: Community News & Polls   03-14-2015, 04:51 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,699
Posted By JonFo
While I clicked on 100% speakers, I very...

While I clicked on 100% speakers, I very occasionally use headphones, but never for critical listening. But then, I have a custom built dedicated room that's fully treated and a killer multichannel...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   03-14-2015, 03:20 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,388
Posted By JonFo
I'll concur with several others opinions...

I'll concur with several others opinions regarding the 5.1 mix, this is his best work from a pure SQ production standpoint. He continually raises the bar for multichannel immersion. I can't wait...
Forum: Community News & Polls   03-10-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,127
Posted By JonFo
Responded $5K - $10K Doing pre-pro upgrade...

Responded $5K - $10K

Doing pre-pro upgrade to gain Atmos, + expense for ceiling speakers and treatments.

I might spring for a true 4K UHD projector, but only if they release an LED or Laser...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-22-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 149
Posted By JonFo
from the List: Denon or Marantz, + Classe ...

from the List: Denon or Marantz, + Classe

Maybe Oppo.

Others:


Meridian (barely under your limit)
Trinnov (way over the limit :) )
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-22-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By JonFo
Boe, yes, most US gear is black, but vendors are...

Boe, yes, most US gear is black, but vendors are beginning to offer more choice.

Personaly, black is fine, but I really don't care, all my gear is in the air conditioned equipment room. Everything...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-22-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By JonFo
While I have seriously contemplated the Trinnov...

While I have seriously contemplated the Trinnov Altitude32 as an option, I'd rather have a new car in the garage instead.

So my realistic max is $8K MSRP, and would hope to do as well on street...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-22-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By JonFo
I checked the ones that were 'most' important,...

I checked the ones that were 'most' important, but frankly, all of them are relevant and IMHO, expected on a flagship pre-pro.

But to manage costs and reduce frustration, I'd be happy if they left...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-16-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
I still have the original hardware, as I depend...

I still have the original hardware, as I depend on surround A / B switching that was removed in the 3D upgrade. I use Audyssey Pro, have speaker processors (its an active crossover for the three...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-05-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
Regarding the firmware update: I usually leave my...

Regarding the firmware update: I usually leave my AVP disconnected from the network, so I plugged it in this am and did a 'check for updates' and it reported that I had "latest".

Given that the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-05-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
The answer was posted one page back:...

The answer was posted one page back: http://www.avsforum.com/forum/90-receivers-amps-processors/1006957-official-denon-avp-a1hd-avp-a1hdci-poa-a1hd-poa-a1hdci-owners-thread-884.html#post30389210
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-31-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
Willy, IIRC, the AVP is able to delay video (for...

Willy, IIRC, the AVP is able to delay video (for audio sync), but only if the T2 Realta is processing the image. So make sure your input is not set to bypass video processing.

I get perfect sync...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-26-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 26,639
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Posted By JonFo
Correct, the Datasat and especially the Trinnov...

Correct, the Datasat and especially the Trinnov Altitude32 are basically PCs with customized Linux deployments that make them dedicated (and optimized) to their functions.

The more I think about...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-23-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
We discussed the topic of what we might want in...

We discussed the topic of what we might want in the next AVP in the summer of 2013 starting at this post...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   11-14-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 6,999
Posted By JonFo
Mark, it's not just the large surface area, it's...

Mark, it's not just the large surface area, it's the topology of the panel, and you are correct, one of the reasons for the curved panel on ML's is to provide a broadening of the dispersion.
Another...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   11-14-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 6,999
Posted By JonFo
First, let me address the 'sweetspot' issue. It...

First, let me address the 'sweetspot' issue. It is not an 'electrostatic' speaker problem, it is a DIPOLE speaker problem, and the vast majority of dipole steups I see pictured are done wrong and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-19-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
For those of you itching for the latet-greatest...

For those of you itching for the latet-greatest Pre-pro and have some coin, here is the one to go with: The Trinnov Altitude 32...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-09-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 26,639
Views: 2,051,329
Posted By JonFo
I also love my AVP!!! But if what you relate...

I also love my AVP!!!

But if what you relate is true then that's bad news indeed. I wish they'd reconsider.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-30-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 1,880
Views: 121,475
Posted By JonFo
One year on here and still loving my 4810 :) ...

One year on here and still loving my 4810 :)

RE: eShift, since I use an AT screen (an old Stewart 'microperf' with noticeable holes), I find the smoothness and fill of the eShift 4K to be a huge...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-30-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 3,228
Views: 201,149
Posted By JonFo
Franin, the only way to save the built-in...

Franin, the only way to save the built-in Audyssey corrections is to perform a full system config download to a PC.

But the limitation is that on reload, you are reloading the *entire*...
Forum: Home Automation   08-28-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,569
Posted By JonFo
I started right at the dawn of HS3, so I first...

I started right at the dawn of HS3, so I first got a minimal HS2 setup going just to test device and interface connectivity, but have been running HS3 for over a year now.

HS3 is much improved...
Forum: Home Automation   08-27-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,569
Posted By JonFo
I've been running a very complex HomeSeer setup...

I've been running a very complex HomeSeer setup for the last coupe years, and find the platform incredibly powerful for someone technical (like yourself) but a bit flaky i terms of release quality....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-27-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 3,228
Views: 201,149
Posted By JonFo
^^^ Totally agree. HDMI V2 can't get here soon...

^^^ Totally agree. HDMI V2 can't get here soon enough. Does anyone know if they addressed clocking issues in V2?
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