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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 11:54 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
This can definitely be confusing so let me take a...

This can definitely be confusing so let me take a stab as to how I'm interpreting the manual. What that paragraph is telling you is that if you plan on doing 11.1 without using Atmos/Dolby Surround...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 09:57 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ I never said that there weren't "other"...

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I never said that there weren't "other" parts of the manual that are confusing. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 08:04 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Repeated for other X4000 owner's viewing pleasure...

Repeated for other X4000 owner's viewing pleasure ...... :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 07:46 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ The AVR can only play what it receives ......

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The AVR can only play what it receives ... so if the source signal keeps bouncing back and forth between stereo 2.0 and DD 5.1, the AVR has no choice but to bounce back from Stereo to DD or from...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 07:40 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
In some cases a PS3/BDP will have issues...

In some cases a PS3/BDP will have issues handshaking with a D&M AVR and the most common resolution is to set the Deep Color Output setting on the BDP to OFF.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 06:40 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Off track. :) The "top" speaker term defines...

Off track. :) The "top" speaker term defines the "in-ceiling" speaker and there is no special configuration for a "wall" speaker.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 06:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ More than likely yes as the expectation is...

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More than likely yes as the expectation is you may want different settings for different sources.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 06:28 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ AFAIK ... no.

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AFAIK ... no.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 03:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Atmos Add-On Modules as another option

Yup. So for those of you unable to or having no desire to install in-ceiling speakers or purchase brand new Dolby Atmos enabled speakers (eg. Pioneer AJ) the Atmos add-on modules are your other...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 03:15 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ You're in it ... we're not going to start...

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You're in it ... we're not going to start separate threads for each model. The only reason we separated the X4100W and X5200W from the other 2014 thread and in with the flagship X7200W was...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 03:13 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Keep in mind that an AVR selection is often more...

Keep in mind that an AVR selection is often more subjective than objective as just because you like the audio from "A" more than "B", doesn't mean that someone else will. As noted, the Pioneer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 02:55 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ The latest version of HDMI copy protection,...

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The latest version of HDMI copy protection, although not yet implemented into any devices AFAIK.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 02:51 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Perhaps confusing to you , but not misleading as...

Perhaps confusing to you , but not misleading as the 11CH configuration on p. 43 still shows a 2CH amp is required to obtain the 11CH configuration, and further indicates that you can connect up to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 02:43 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Apparently so given the UK manual indicates it is...

Apparently so given the UK manual indicates it is not present.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:36 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Hmmm ... p. 52 of the USA manual shows 11...

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Hmmm ... p. 52 of the USA manual shows 11 ..... you're forgetting the 2 connected to the external amp.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:27 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Yup. That too. :)

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Yup. That too. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:26 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depends on how you look at it .... certainly not...

Depends on how you look at it .... certainly not for video quality but yes for HDCP 2.2. As already pointed out .. for 2014 there is no ideal solution.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:24 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Rough estimate with Denon and Marantz models is...

Rough estimate with Denon and Marantz models is 80% of that 2CH number into 5CH and 65-70% into 7CH.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:19 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The X7200W will have HD radio as well and will...

The X7200W will have HD radio as well and will likely have a MSRP about $900 more.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:18 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
9 and no. None of the 2014 models of any brand...

9 and no. None of the 2014 models of any brand will have HDMI 2.0 (18Gbps)/HDCP 2.2 as the video chip doesn't exist yet.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:17 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ There is no video card in the 591, so...

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There is no video card in the 591, so nothing to change. Try using each of the other HDMI inputs to see if one works better than another.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 04:52 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ " ....only encoded on Dolby Digital...

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" ....only encoded on Dolby Digital ....."
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 04:47 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Uh .. .yeh .. one of those minor details. ...

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Uh .. .yeh .. one of those minor details. To regain Zone 2 control ...press/hold the Zone 2/SETUP instead.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 02:01 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Correct. Normal. Video Conversion must be...

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Correct. Normal. Video Conversion must be ON for the GUI to overlay on the source video.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 01:46 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Not sure why not. Pressing Zone 2 and the...

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Not sure why not. Pressing Zone 2 and the Power button should work.
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