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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-22-2016, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 75
Posted By M Code
To test the subwoofer by itself.. Set the...

To test the subwoofer by itself..

Set the power switch to ON
Set the level control @ 50% rotation
Take the RCA phono plug cable out of the AVR leaving it connected to the subwoofer LFE IN
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-22-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 75
Posted By M Code
A couple of things... 1. The loudspeakers...

A couple of things...
1. The loudspeakers should be set to SMALL on the AVR1565 menu, set the X-over to 100Hz
2. On the back of the subwoofer, set the power switch to AUTO

See page 9 of the JBL...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-22-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,383
Posted By M Code
In the latest AVR generations of Denon & Marantz,...

In the latest AVR generations of Denon & Marantz, they are using common processors and PCB modules.. However in earlier AVR generations before 2012, Denon & Marantz had their own respective...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-22-2016, 08:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 738
Posted By M Code
Get the Onkyo and forget about the Audyssey...

Get the Onkyo and forget about the Audyssey fluff...


Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-22-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 85
Posted By M Code
To power 4-6 pairs of different Zone...

To power 4-6 pairs of different Zone loudspeakers, U should use a dedicated, multi-channel distribution amplifier.....
An AVR amplifier will not work satisfactorly and be reliable in the long...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 34
Posted By M Code
2.0..... Just my $0.02... ;)

2.0.....

Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 195
Posted By M Code
Hmmm.. :) If he needs power and wants to...

Hmmm.. :)
If he needs power and wants to purchase Pyle products the PT3300 amplifier should be fine... 3000 watts for $110..
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 195
Posted By M Code
The Pyle products are the cheapest available.. ...

The Pyle products are the cheapest available..
Their specs are hyped beyond the BS level, and their products are not reliable in the long run.
Check carefully their warranty, the buyer must pay the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By M Code
Be patient... Yamaha's receiving department and...

Be patient...
Yamaha's receiving department and their corporate offices are in totally different physical locations..
Though not perfect, IMHO they handle customer service/support quite well...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,291
Posted By M Code
Not a rumor... I have visited the assembling...

Not a rumor...
I have visited the assembling factory multiple times, and have seen the Anthem's AVRs on the production line...

Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,291
Posted By M Code
U may be interested... The Anthem AVRs are...

U may be interested...
The Anthem AVRs are designed and built by the factory that previously did the H/K AVRs..


Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 310
Posted By M Code
Lets kleer the air about Eco-Mode... Though...

Lets kleer the air about Eco-Mode...
Though marketed in North America as a feature it is a mandatory requirement for Europe. Under EU standards No 801/2013 and No 1275/2008 regulations, there are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,137
Posted By M Code
Yamaha is #1...

Yamaha is #1 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) is reliability...
I would buy the best Yamaha model available within ur budget...

Just my $0.02.... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By M Code
Key point of the impedance switch is to limit...

Key point of the impedance switch is to limit current not voltage....
Since current doubles going from 8 Ohms to 4 Ohms, this can be very destructive to the output devices especially if run...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 925
Posted By M Code
Not really, basically LAN network/wi-fi circuits...

Not really, basically LAN network/wi-fi circuits have been a significant weakness of Denon AVRs for several generations. Many years back they had major issues with their 1394 link for CD/DVD...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 221
Posted By M Code
In the early days HDMI had its issues just like...

In the early days HDMI had its issues just like USB...
But in today's AV components, the HDMI/HDCP protocol works pretty well...
The typical interconnectivity problems arise when using products...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-11-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 849
Posted By M Code
Correcto. The software fix can be just a few...

Correcto.
The software fix can be just a few days to implement...
But the process also requires validation which can take weeks to confirm nothing else was affected by the fix....

Just my...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-08-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By M Code
U can spend $50 to 500 for an integrated stereo...

U can spend $50 to 500 for an integrated stereo amplifier very easily...
As the budget decreases...
Sonic performance will drop as well but like any component there are diminishing returns.. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-08-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 95
Posted By M Code
Note that the auto lip-sync feature only works if...

Note that the auto lip-sync feature only works if each component has a later HDMI version and the feature is activated and is available...

Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-08-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 262
Posted By M Code
The new AVRs have an upgraded HDMI Rx/Tx ICs from...

The new AVRs have an upgraded HDMI Rx/Tx ICs from Silicon Image, and the audio DSP is stepped up to the quad-core Cirrus Logic processor for Atmos & DTS-X. And yes, the factory in northern China is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-08-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 262
Posted By M Code
Updated Cambridge AVRs will be introduced @ CEDIA...

Updated Cambridge AVRs will be introduced @ CEDIA Dallas, TX and @ IFA Berlin, Germany...
Both shows are in September...

Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By M Code
I assume the SVS Ultras' are the bookshelf...

I assume the SVS Ultras' are the bookshelf models..
IMHO...
A neet small integrated amplifier is the NAD D-3020..

Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 925
Posted By M Code
The quality reports of FIOS in Boston are very...

The quality reports of FIOS in Boston are very marginal..
Though they have announced some upgrades they are still several months away.
Just like in SoCal alot of the FIOS system is analog and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2016, 01:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By M Code
Before providing an amplifier recommendation.. ...

Before providing an amplifier recommendation..
What is the target budget?

Just my $0.02... ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-04-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 285
Posted By M Code
My suggestion is that U go to Crutchfield.com... ...

My suggestion is that U go to Crutchfield.com...
They carry the brands of Anthem, Cambridge, Denon, Marantz, NAD, Onkyo, Yamaha...
Choose ur budget and use their comparison tool, very helpful for...
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