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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2015, 04:26 PM
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Posted By SoundChex
Don't know if this has been posted already . . ....

Don't know if this has been posted already . . . some useful additional info:


AVForums Podcast: DTS:X Special Edition (link)




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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 39,988
Posted By SoundChex
For those seeking more hard-to-read information...

For those seeking more hard-to-read information about MDA, I found this at ETSI org:



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And for 'completeness', try reading:
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-23-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 1,123
Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
Since DTS:X was originally a contender technology...

Since DTS:X was originally a contender technology for the ATSC3.0 Audio System, one question might be: How much of the ATSC3.0 Audio System speaker configuration requirements did DTS:X...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-23-2015, 12:57 PM
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Posted By SoundChex
And for the rest of us a chance to read a User...

And for the rest of us a chance to read a User Manual Annex detailing the DTS:X setup options for a mass market AVR . . . and the "interactions" with Atmos options|configuration! Plus a possible 30...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-21-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 39,988
Posted By SoundChex
Speaker Remapping has been a function of DTS-HD...

Speaker Remapping has been a function of DTS-HD Master Audio since the beginning. DTS used the term to describe the mechanism by which a difference between the "Authoring Speaker Layout" and the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-17-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2,035
Views: 135,336
Posted By SoundChex
In something of an UNreport, interbay com ua...

In something of an UNreport, interbay com ua (link) (http://interbay.com.ua/viewnews/14) has feature details of the forthcoming RX-V379 thru RX-V779 Yamaha AVRs . . . which contains no suggestion...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-17-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 71,178
Posted By SoundChex
Is this a formal naming|announcement of the...

Is this a formal naming|announcement of the (rumored) "20.1 Cinema Audio Solution Coming from Barco" (link) (http://www.displaydaily.com/component/tags/tag/228-barco) leveraging Barco's purchase of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-16-2015, 01:06 PM
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Views: 71,178
Posted By SoundChex
A guesstimate about my total DVD+BD purchases...

A guesstimate about my total DVD+BD purchases over the last year or two suggests the following content distribution: 40% TV shows (all teleplay), 30% movies, and 30% live theater|concert recording....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-14-2015, 04:13 PM
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Views: 39,988
Posted By SoundChex
Sorry if I'm missing something obvious . . . 40...

Sorry if I'm missing something obvious . . . 40 degrees where?




https://youtu.be/WTjdPWh4qHI
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-14-2015, 01:39 PM
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Views: 39,988
Posted By SoundChex
An April 13, 2015, article on Residential Systems...

An April 13, 2015, article on Residential Systems com, "What DTS:X Means to the Custom Channel" (link) (http://www.residentialsystems.com/default.aspx?tabid=90&EntryId=969), included the following...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-13-2015, 06:46 PM
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Views: 39,988
Posted By SoundChex
Agreed. Of course, that same MDA mix used to...

Agreed. Of course, that same MDA mix used to render the movie to 5.1/7.1 for playback in a legacy theater could also be used to render it into Auro 11.1 or IMAX immersive formats for theaters so...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-12-2015, 09:47 AM
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Views: 39,988
Posted By SoundChex
This certainly offers the opportunity for an...

This certainly offers the opportunity for an interesting "discussion" on the topic of "artistic intent" vs. "the customer is always right" . . . as mediated by Marketing! :D

However, I did see...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-10-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,123
Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
http://www.avsforum.com/photopost/data/2121347/9/9...

http://www.avsforum.com/photopost/data/2121347/9/9c/9c8f52d4_NHK_JEITA_CEATEC_Japan_2012-nhk1.jpeg



This NHK-JEITA UHDTV exhibit at CEATEC Japan 2012 used a variation from the nominal Hamasaki...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-10-2015, 12:02 PM
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Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
Presumably, if some high-end Japanese home...

Presumably, if some high-end Japanese home theaters need to support Dolby Atmos & DTS:X plus NHK's Hamasaki 22.2 speaker setup (in 2020?), we'll see some interesting upgrades offered by Trinnov...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-10-2015, 09:09 AM
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Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
Initial 'announcements' are starting to appear...

Initial 'announcements' are starting to appear for the Spring 2015 release of the low end Yamaha RX-Vx79 series AVRs (link) (https://vimeo.com/groups/306670/videos/124494650) . . . but without any...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   04-09-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By SoundChex
With the announcement of a theatrical push for...

With the announcement of a theatrical push for DTS:X, perhaps we might finally see something tangible about the (rumored) "20.1 Cinema Audio Solution Coming from Barco" (link)...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-09-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1,123
Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
I'd guess DTS wanted to "control" ending a bunch...

I'd guess DTS wanted to "control" ending a bunch of NDAs regarding DTS:X in advance of NABShow (April 11-16, 2015) and CinemaCon (April 20-23, 2015) . . . to avoid info 'dribbling out' in an even...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-09-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 24,113
Views: 968,029
Posted By SoundChex
With the announcement of a theatrical push for...

With the announcement of a theatrical push for DTS:X, perhaps we might finally see something tangible about the (rumored) "20.1 Cinema Audio Solution Coming from Barco" (link)...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-09-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,123
Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
Just relax . . . only 127 more days until the...

Just relax . . . only 127 more days until the ATSC decides whether we'll need an AC-4 or an MPEG-H Audio decoder in our AVRs to listen to immersive audio content from next generation TVs...! :D

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Forum: Latest Industry News   04-08-2015, 03:10 PM
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Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
Likely there are|were already DTS:X streaming...

Likely there are|were already DTS:X streaming demos planned at [the immediately subsequent] NAB Show (April 11 - 16, 2015).


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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-08-2015, 11:49 AM
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Views: 968,029
Posted By SoundChex
I am under the impression that "streamed Atmos...

I am under the impression that "streamed Atmos content" will use the Dolby AC-4 codec...? If my understanding is correct then that would suggest there is little value to having content available...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-08-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,123
Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
The DTS Neo:X Infosheet (link)...

The DTS Neo:X Infosheet (link) (http://www.dts.com/~/media/eff9b713e9db4e02b615026dbed50e30/DTS_Home_Theater_NeoX_infosheet.pdf) indicates that 2.0 content input to the Neo:X post processor can be...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-08-2015, 09:20 AM
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Views: 64,098
Posted By SoundChex
Agreed... Excerpt from a very old interview...

Agreed...

Excerpt from a very old interview with DTS about Neo:X on TechRadar com (link)...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 24,113
Views: 968,029
Posted By SoundChex
I don't know what was requested during the...

I don't know what was requested during the development of ATSC [1.0], but for the ATSC 3.0 TV Audio System, the Call for Proposals was certainly looking for much more than 'just a codec', viz:


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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 24,113
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Posted By SoundChex
Fraunhofer developed significant portions of the...

Fraunhofer developed significant portions of the mp3 and MPEG AAC environments.

The MPEG-H Audio technology+codec proposal comes from the MPEG-H Audio Alliance, a triumvirate of Fraunhofer,...
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