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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-24-2017, 07:18 PM
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Posted By afrogt
All 2016 models including s720, s920, x1300,...

All 2016 models including s720, s920, x1300, x2300, x3300, x4300 and x6300.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-24-2017, 02:38 PM
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Posted By afrogt
Denon x1300 ...

Denon x1300
https://www.crutchfield.com/p_033AVX1300/Denon-AVR-X1300W.html?tp=179

and if you live near a Fry's Electronics the x2300 is $399 this week.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-24-2017, 12:20 PM
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Posted By afrogt
Get the Yamaha I linked in post #9....

Get the Yamaha I linked in post #9. (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=9.) You should be able to find it locally at Best Buy.

Hook it up and if it sounds good to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-24-2017, 12:10 PM
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Posted By afrogt
If you have different sized speakers for your...

If you have different sized speakers for your front, center and surrounds I think it's a big deal. If all 5 or 7 of your speakers are exactly the same then it isn't.

I can't answer whether you'll...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-24-2017, 11:30 AM
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Posted By afrogt
In my opinion the MultEQ XT on the Denon is...

In my opinion the MultEQ XT on the Denon is better than the basic YPAO on the RX-V583.

The Audyssey does a better job EQing the subwoofer and with the basic version of YPAO you have universal...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-24-2017, 11:20 AM
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Posted By afrogt
the Yamaha 583 doesn't have a Zone 2, it has a...

the Yamaha 583 doesn't have a Zone 2, it has a Zone B which only plays the same source in both Zones. The x1300 has Zone 2 which gives you the ability to play separate sources in main zone and zone...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-23-2017, 01:48 PM
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Posted By afrogt
Just get one and try it out. If you don't like...

Just get one and try it out. If you don't like how it works then try something else.

Then you'll know which one is best for YOUR needs.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-23-2017, 12:04 PM
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Posted By afrogt
A lot of the room correction is user preference....

A lot of the room correction is user preference. I like Audyssey and have used MultEQ, MultEQ XT and XT32. The XT32 is obviously the best but you're not getting that on a $400 AVR. so MultEQ XT is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-23-2017, 11:52 AM
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Posted By afrogt
When you have a sub your speakers should be all...

When you have a sub your speakers should be all set to SMALL and change the crossovers to 80hz. 40hz is too low for center. The subwoofer will do a better job of producing those frequencies. Please...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-23-2017, 10:01 AM
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Posted By afrogt
LX301 on clearance today at Fry's for $348 with...

LX301 on clearance today at Fry's for $348 with Tuesday promo code
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-23-2017, 09:52 AM
Replies: 221
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Posted By afrogt
Yep, that's the one. Been using it for years with...

Yep, that's the one. Been using it for years with my AVR-1613. Even deleted and reinstalled after acquiring the 3808CI.

No big deal though. I"m good using the factory remote to navigate. Nice...
Forum: Great Found Deals   05-23-2017, 09:42 AM
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Views: 165
Posted By afrogt
Pioneer Elite VSX-LX301 $348 at Fry's

Fry's has the Pioneer VSX-LX301 AV receiver for $348 on clearance Tuesday and Wednesday with Tuesday promo code. The add says In Store Only but appears to be available for shipping also.

Fry's...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-23-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 221
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Posted By afrogt
I have the generic android AVR Remote app but it...

I have the generic android AVR Remote app but it didn't find my 3808. Found my other Denon's though. I've gotten used to turning it on/off with the included 3808CI remote now so not a big deal. It's...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 06:43 PM
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Posted By afrogt
I recently purchased a 3808CI locally for a great...

I recently purchased a 3808CI locally for a great price. Once I did a processor reset and calibrated everything I added some radio stations with VTuner. Nice that you do have presets but I haven't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 03:08 PM
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Posted By afrogt
^^^I bet his 14 year old Insignia doesn't have...

^^^I bet his 14 year old Insignia doesn't have HDMI. I have a 14 year old Harman Kardon with no HDMI that still works too.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 01:51 PM
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Posted By afrogt
Why do you need to set the mode to PCM? Leave it...

Why do you need to set the mode to PCM? Leave it on Auto.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 01:40 PM
Replies: 148
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Posted By afrogt
The level for each channel goes from -12 to +12...

The level for each channel goes from -12 to +12 so there is no reason you need to have it calibrated well back in the negative range at -10 or -11. I think -5 should be sufficient. Then if you bump...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 01:16 PM
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Posted By afrogt
I believe Onkyo and Pioneer feature...

I believe Onkyo and Pioneer feature Chromecast/Google cast audio on their newer receivers.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By afrogt
Where are you located? US, Canada, overseas? ...

Where are you located? US, Canada, overseas?

How you measure flat frequency response in an AVR? Your speakers certainly wont have that.
Forum: Great Found Deals   05-22-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 457
Posted By afrogt
It's the x2300. I know this for sure. Here...

It's the x2300. I know this for sure.

Here is the link for the x2300. Add it to your cart, then put in the promo code. The price should drop to $398.
http://www.frys.com/product/8797831

Then...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-22-2017, 08:16 AM
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Posted By afrogt
I see no reason to get the slimline models unless...

I see no reason to get the slimline models unless you're out of space. The full sized Marantz receivers have more power and also a full set of preamp outputs, plus a higher version of Audyssey room...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-21-2017, 01:57 PM
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Posted By afrogt
Tune In is a 2 channel source, there is no LFE...

Tune In is a 2 channel source, there is no LFE channel.

If your speakers are set to LARGE then no signal will be sent to the sub if there is no LFE channel. This is why you get no signal when...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-21-2017, 01:49 PM
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Posted By afrogt
^^^Which receiver do you have? 1. Did you...

^^^Which receiver do you have?

1. Did you run Audyssey?
2. Is subwoofer set to YES in speaker setup?
3. Are your other speakers set to LARGE or SMALL?
4. Does your source have a LFE channel?
Forum: Great Found Deals   05-21-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By afrogt
neither one does yet. It will be via a future...

neither one does yet. It will be via a future update.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-21-2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 86
Posted By afrogt
Marantz and Denon operate the same as far as ease...

Marantz and Denon operate the same as far as ease of use. Use same remotes and everything.

I have several Denon receivers including the x2300 and it is extremely easy to set up. They walk you thru...
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