AVS | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Showing results 1 to 25 of 1136
Search took 0.30 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: stevekale
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-23-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Here's a link to the AES paper Bruno gave which...

Here's a link to the AES paper Bruno gave which underpinned the original UCD modules produced by Hypex from which the Ncore modules have grown.

http://www.hypex.nl/docs/papers/AES118BP.pdf
...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-23-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
I guess I might well ask what you mean by "truly...

I guess I might well ask what you mean by "truly balanced dual differential." I'd be fairly confident that the input stage for each channel is a (fully?) differential amplifier (under which the...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-23-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
You need to separate the terms and understand...

You need to separate the terms and understand each. A Class D will have a differential input stage. It is the term "fully balanced" that you need to research and understand better and consider how...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-18-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Ok so 8 independent power rails for the main...

Ok so 8 independent power rails for the main unregulated supplies? Do the signal stage and driver voltages share a supply? If they are all independent, that's quite feat squeezing all that in the...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-18-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
How many channels share a signal power supply?

How many channels share a signal power supply?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-08-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Let's see when the card is available for...

Let's see when the card is available for audition. Only then can judgement be made on the relative performance and relative cost/benefit analysis.

The secondary market for the Gen VIII S3 has a...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-08-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Quick questions regarding the 7 channel...

Quick questions regarding the 7 channel Dreadnaught IV: how many channels share a single power supply? Any stats yet on unweighted SNR, THD+N with the other 6 channels playing a signal etc?

(Pity...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-06-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Only if you are in the US. If their website...

Only if you are in the US. If their website detects a foreign ISP it's blocked.

Is the MSRP on the 6 channel version still as announced initially?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-06-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Bodes well for the 6 channel Xtreme-3 i.e. the...

Bodes well for the 6 channel Xtreme-3 i.e. the upgrade benefits more than the two main channels
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-05-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
That's because you don't have a CB IV. The...

That's because you don't have a CB IV. The Full/XOVR setting is not available with the IV.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-05-2015, 02:17 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
I assume all of you have thoroughly thrashed your...

I assume all of you have thoroughly thrashed your full range speakers and subs with Interstellar. I had to knock the volume off almost 1/3 from usual movie levels as our old Victorian sash windows...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-04-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
I figured that was the case. Enjoy! (Re...

I figured that was the case. Enjoy!

(Re crossover points, my Andra III can run very low. It is interesting, however, that when I did my Drac Live calibration it seemed to prefer a crossover in...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-03-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
I think that's the same unit that was for sale...

I think that's the same unit that was for sale via HifiBroker in the UK - they also advertised on Audiogon - it is no longer on their site. The price they are asking is grossly unrealistic. The...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-27-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
time to get the hose and sponge out ;)

time to get the hose and sponge out ;)
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-27-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
:) Very nice. For awhile I dabbled with dropping...

:) Very nice. For awhile I dabbled with dropping an MTM supercharger upgrade into my RS4. Now I keep oggling the RS6 but a potential move State-side has put that on hold. (I keep forgetting your US...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-27-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
On a different note, who would you guys recommend...

On a different note, who would you guys recommend for "acoustic design"? It may be awhile off but I have always had in my mind to build a room into a new-build house for my audio gear. I'm not a...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-27-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Which is why I am also looking forward to hearing...

Which is why I am also looking forward to hearing reports regarding Bruno's impact on DACs - if it impresses as much as the claimed specs then I am sure Theta will be chomping at the bit to leverage...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-27-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
700HP? How has it been tweaked? It's a...

700HP? How has it been tweaked?

It's a shame you guys in the US don't get the RS6 Avant - a supercar in an understated and extremely practical package. 560PS and 0-100km/h in 3.9 secs, and not...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-05-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Well, they're getting cheaper and cheaper. Now...

Well, they're getting cheaper and cheaper. Now $4200 offered in the secondary market...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-01-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
You have poor recollection. The comments you...

You have poor recollection. The comments you refer to were in relation to how you conduct yourself here. A move hasn't changed that.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-26-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Indeed. Sounds like there's more to come for the...

Indeed. Sounds like there's more to come for the Casablanca ;-)
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-26-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Wow now there's a way to respond to a compliment...

Wow now there's a way to respond to a compliment with an exceedingly nasty twist - who's angry?

I have no interest in your salary, your wealth nor, in general terms, how you live - only an...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-24-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Ha ha, I might have expected that comment from...

Ha ha, I might have expected that comment from you Steve... More bonkers indeed.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-24-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Lovely - whereabouts? I keep scanning US...

Lovely - whereabouts? I keep scanning US property. It is absolutely amazing what you can buy there versus London. I was looking at a place in Charlottesville earlier today (my wife's best friend...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-18-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 428,196
Posted By stevekale
Hi Can, I think you miss my points. Re 1, the...

Hi Can, I think you miss my points. Re 1, the point is that ANRE seemed to imply that a CB IV can't be configured with 2 subs. So checking that. There ought to be no need to change the config of my...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1136

 
Forum Jump: