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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-04-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,122
Posted By Skylinestar
Why manufacturers make amp with SNR around the...

Why manufacturers make amp with SNR around the 90s?
Isn't it too low for today's standard?
One of the example is JBL Synthesis SDA7200 (http://www.jblsynthesis.com/products/amplifiers/sda-7200-2/)....
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-04-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 13,516
Posted By Skylinestar
Imagine a subwoofer and a lighted candle placed...

Imagine a subwoofer and a lighted candle placed on a solid concrete floor. When the subwoofer operates, there is no way the concrete floor is going to vibrate. The vibration force will not be...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-04-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 4,017
Views: 108,036
Posted By Skylinestar
Beware that Oppo has clipping issue in the...

Beware that Oppo has clipping issue in the analogue output (discussed in the interstellar data-bass thread)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-03-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 11,308
Views: 995,675
Posted By Skylinestar
Does anyone know how to use the Denon AVR remote...

Does anyone know how to use the Denon AVR remote control unit to control the Dune player? What's the correct remote code?
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-03-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 19,306
Posted By Skylinestar
It's 5th dimension tech For those CIH/scope...

It's 5th dimension tech
For those CIH/scope users who haven't watch this movie. this movie is NOT-CIH safe. You'll lose a lot if you crop 16:9 to 2.39:1
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-03-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7,328
Views: 344,045
Posted By Skylinestar
NeoX better than DSU in upmixing 5.1 movie?

NeoX better than DSU in upmixing 5.1 movie?
Forum: Speakers   05-01-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 29,185
Views: 1,260,560
Posted By Skylinestar
Congrats. If you're using Denon/Marantz AVR, be...

Congrats.
If you're using Denon/Marantz AVR, be ready to be pegged at -12 for your speaker channel trims.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-01-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 165
Posted By Skylinestar
I doubt there's any PEQ. Quote from the...

I doubt there's any PEQ.

Quote from the product page:

...that's all ?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-01-2015, 01:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,743
Posted By Skylinestar
What's the advantage of 0.775V input? Better gain...

What's the advantage of 0.775V input? Better gain matching with minidsp?

which is the better setting to gain match with minidsp?
crown 0.775v - minidsp 0.9v ; or
crown 1.4v - minidsp 2.0v
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-01-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20,986
Views: 1,326,975
Posted By Skylinestar
I just watched Interstellar. OMG, the amount of...

I just watched Interstellar. OMG, the amount of continuous bass in it beats all the movies I've seen in the past. :eek:
>> Bass warning...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-01-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20,986
Views: 1,326,975
Posted By Skylinestar
I just watched Interstellar. OMG, the amount of...

I just watched Interstellar. OMG, the amount of bass in it beats all the movies I've seen in the past. :eek:...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-29-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 897
Views: 46,073
Posted By Skylinestar
Agreed. In IMAX, the only height channel is the...

Agreed. In IMAX, the only height channel is the center height. I don't know why it's ignored in the Atmos. At least it's part of Auro3D.
I really hope DTS:X supports center height... and probably...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-29-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 4,017
Views: 108,036
Posted By Skylinestar
Does the "custom config" support 3.0 (LCR)...

Does the "custom config" support 3.0 (LCR) setup?
Forum: Speakers   04-28-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 70
Posted By Skylinestar
you've got the answer = no large peaks or nulls

you've got the answer = no large peaks or nulls
Forum: Speakers   04-28-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,156
Posted By Skylinestar
I mean.. you have 6 surrounds, instead of the...

I mean.. you have 6 surrounds, instead of the standard 4. Is the side speakers (2 of them in a side) in series?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 75,530
Views: 6,337,386
Posted By Skylinestar
Does covering the glass table with a cloth make a...

Does covering the glass table with a cloth make a huge difference in Audyssey measurement? Do you have a before&after REW graph?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 75,530
Views: 6,337,386
Posted By Skylinestar
Is there any AVR/prepro in the market today that...

Is there any AVR/prepro in the market today that measures the combined response, thus getting a perfect crossover speaker splice?
Forum: Speakers   04-27-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,156
Posted By Skylinestar
C O D Y, how do you wire up your array of...

C O D Y, how do you wire up your array of surrounds to your prepro?
Forum: Speakers   04-27-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,156
Posted By Skylinestar
Could you please clarify on this? Personally, I...

Could you please clarify on this?
Personally, I have JBL speakers too. I'm tempted to upgrade my AVR to have Audyssey XT32, or go with Crown DSi1000 amp (with HiQnet PEQ + Antimode Dualcore)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-25-2015, 03:03 AM
Replies: 2,195
Views: 104,307
Posted By Skylinestar
Although Sony is the biggest player in the Bluray...

Although Sony is the biggest player in the Bluray association, I'm sad to hear that Sony's players have the worst features.

Previously, I have two Pioneer DVD players. Pioneer has been extremely...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-23-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,195
Views: 104,307
Posted By Skylinestar
Sony doesn't (and that includes S5500...

Sony doesn't (and that includes S5500 (http://www.sony-asia.com/product/bdp-s5500)) :(
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-23-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2,195
Views: 104,307
Posted By Skylinestar
Unfortunately, majority of BD players cannot...

Unfortunately, majority of BD players cannot decode audio to multichannel LPCM. Only stereo is available.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-22-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2,195
Views: 104,307
Posted By Skylinestar
Can the XMC 1 takes DTSHD input (bitstream) from...

Can the XMC 1 takes DTSHD input (bitstream) from Bluray player HDMI, decode it to LPCM, then send out the 7.1 LPCM audio out via HDMI?

As far as I know, none of the AVR can do this.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-21-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 19,611
Views: 1,876,866
Posted By Skylinestar
My 3312 is connected to 2 displays via the 2 HDMI...

My 3312 is connected to 2 displays via the 2 HDMI outputs. 1 to my projector, 2 to my plasma tv.

Is it possible for me to do a preset so that when the display is output from the projector, the 7.1...
Forum: Speakers   04-21-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 11,146
Posted By Skylinestar
How's the Yamaha P7000S? Any hiss when paired...

How's the Yamaha P7000S? Any hiss when paired with the high efficiency 4722N? How about fan noise and heat?
Forumer cdy2179 mentioned that his JBL 3677 speakers and Crown XLS1500 combo hiss like...
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