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Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   08-08-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,669
Posted By gurkey
Strange behavior (misinformation) for a...

Strange behavior (misinformation) for a "legitimate scientist... who knows his stuff".
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   08-08-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,669
Posted By gurkey
Very "entertaining" video interview... Some of...

Very "entertaining" video interview...
Some of those manufacturers must have skipped their physics course in high school or electronics basic course later on and are now "fabulating" about those...
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   07-25-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,066
Posted By gurkey
My answer fits in the same slot. A decently...

My answer fits in the same slot.
A decently made cable, which corresponds to the most current HDMI specs, doesn't cost a fortune, because there are only a few manufacturers of those (basic) cables...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-15-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,055
Posted By gurkey
Asus RT-AC68U It´s one of the fastest on the...

Asus RT-AC68U

It´s one of the fastest on the market including the 5 GHz band.
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-14-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 5,229
Posted By gurkey
The shows are to fill the breaks between...

The shows are to fill the breaks between commercials, not the other way around.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-06-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 164
Posted By gurkey
I would choose different priorities as stated by...

I would choose different priorities as stated by some.
The only reason at this point to upgrade would be in my opinion to get an Audyssey version with better characteristics, because this would...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-06-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 577
Posted By gurkey
Sorry to disagree. In the case of FIR filters...

Sorry to disagree.
In the case of FIR filters as used by most AVRs in the digital domain, i.e. Audyssey measurement and correction system, these are linear phase filters whilst in the case of analog...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-06-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 577
Posted By gurkey
Sorry to disagree. In the case of FIR filters...

Sorry to disagree.
In the case of FIR filters as used by most AVRs in the digital domain, i.e. Audyssey, these are linear phase filters whilst in the case of analog filters, which are used commonly...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-06-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 577
Posted By gurkey
It's no good in using multiple filtering, because...

It's no good in using multiple filtering, because this will introduce additional phase shift and other problems.
The subs LPF is working in the analog domain, the AVRs in the digital domain. The AVR...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-25-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 77,038
Views: 6,397,149
Posted By gurkey
Thanks a lot. Unfortunately those measurement...

Thanks a lot.
Unfortunately those measurement graphs seemed to be smoothed (?) quite a bit, so not much "real" (systematical) differences except at some point in the bass (appr. 75 Hz) and some...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-25-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 77,038
Views: 6,397,149
Posted By gurkey
Is that the only measurment available in...

Is that the only measurment available in reference to the differences in the middle to high frequency band between the two?
I seem to remember to have seen several others, don't I ?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-25-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 77,038
Views: 6,397,149
Posted By gurkey
Looking for some in place comparison...

Looking for some in place comparison (measurements) between Audyssey MultEQ XT and XT32.
I had them on the screen before, but can't find them anymore. Don't even know, if i have seen it here or in...
Forum: Speakers   01-09-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 646
Posted By gurkey
Bi-Wiring and Bi-Amping have been touted by the...

Bi-Wiring and Bi-Amping have been touted by the AVR manufacturers for "higher end" units.
By-Wiring runs a pair of speaker cables in parallel to the separated upper and lower branches of a speakers...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-08-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2,045
Views: 109,417
Posted By gurkey
In its press release DTS mentionend, that in the...

In its press release DTS mentionend, that in the first release of the DTS:X renderer there will be fixed locations like in the Dolby Atmos setup. The 2nd release of the renderer, which has been...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-12-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 127,349
Posted By gurkey
They will provide upgrades to those, where the...

They will provide upgrades to those, where the money is... the AVR-X7200W owners.
The upgrade for the lower cost units would probably be to expensive, thus considering the original pricing of the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-09-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8,596
Views: 415,016
Posted By gurkey
Sorry to correct you, but no current AVR (not...

Sorry to correct you, but no current AVR (not even Onkyo) can be fully HDCP 2.2 compliant, because there are no chipsets available yet to support it fully (18 GB bandwidth etc). Even the standard for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-21-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,507
Posted By gurkey
"Reference audio" :) Great The legends are...

"Reference audio" :) Great
The legends are still at work...

The HDMI problems / defects are known now for serveral model generations and have been discussed on thise forum extensively without...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-20-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,507
Posted By gurkey
No, you don't, if you had the needed processing...

No, you don't, if you had the needed processing power installed.
But Onkyo / Integra had chosen the "cheap" way with just the minimum needed for Dolby Atmos. So they had to omit Audyssey and go for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-17-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,164
Posted By gurkey
For such a large number of channels the internal...

For such a large number of channels the internal amps pose a problem which might not be solved easily.
If you would consider switching amps (Class D) then a larger number of internal amps would be...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-16-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,164
Posted By gurkey
There is no such thing as an Onkyo 5011. The new...

There is no such thing as an Onkyo 5011. The new "flagship" model (AVR) from Onkyo is the TX-NR3030 following the TX-NR3010 and there will be a PR-SC5530 (prepro) following the PR-SC5509. Both Doby...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,980
Posted By gurkey
Don't know, what you want to tell me: ...

Don't know, what you want to tell me:

Looking at the poll at that time, 47.77 % would either not buy an OLED TV at all (row 1) or only spent as much on an OLED TV as they would pay for an LED TV...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,980
Posted By gurkey
Looking at the votes casted up to now, barely 50%...

Looking at the votes casted up to now, barely 50% (47.77%) would not pay more then 10% additionally for the current state of OLED TV, compared to current LED TV prices, if at all.
Interesting.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-17-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 631
Views: 36,344
Posted By gurkey
I am not, because OLED in its current...

I am not, because OLED in its current incarnations has some known short comings in terms of life time, color accuracy and color shift idiosyncracies (non identical aging of different colored dyes),...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-11-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 22,557
Posted By gurkey
Onkyo PR-SC5509 3x Emotiva UPA-1 1x Emotiva...

Onkyo PR-SC5509
3x Emotiva UPA-1
1x Emotiva UPA-2
1x Emotiva UPA-7
DSPeaker AntiMode 8033c
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-20-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 26,804
Posted By gurkey
To me the new 2014 lineup seems to have dropped...

To me the new 2014 lineup seems to have dropped the more sophisticated room eq (Audyssey) for a lesser and much simpler algorithm called AccuEQ.
One of the reasons probably has to do with licensing...
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