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Forum: Display Calibration   10-16-2014, 09:21 PM
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Posted By jb82
I have my 360 on expanded and rgb with the...

I have my 360 on expanded and rgb with the monitor on standard and sRGB. All other settings are greyed out. I think the srgb looks the warmest and more realistic than when I had it on movie and warm....
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-13-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,407
Posted By jb82
If the usb input on the 801 is not asynchronous...

If the usb input on the 801 is not asynchronous and does not support the main formats up tp 24/192khz not interested.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-11-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 6,517
Posted By jb82
Yeah needledoctor.com, LPgear.com, and you can...

Yeah needledoctor.com, LPgear.com, and you can try searching the JICO web site they make good quality replacement needles I hear. Heres the JICO link...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-11-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By jb82
My 95 year old grandmother got these new $5000...

My 95 year old grandmother got these new $5000 hearing aids and she was complaining about things like the AC fan being too loud that where normal to hear, but I guess when you have not heard what...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-11-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By jb82
I heard that YT goes up to 300 and somethin kbs...

I heard that YT goes up to 300 and somethin kbs AAC. Those youtube vinyl rips sound just as good as cd to me but I am no where near that level of SQ. I also received a lot of 16bit 96khz vinyl rips...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-11-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By jb82
Ok I changed my mind, after getting my own setup...

Ok I changed my mind, after getting my own setup I dont see how anyone could think vinyl is superior. I hear all kind of new noises all the time and channel balance issues. I am still going to try a...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-11-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 6,517
Posted By jb82
I have heard some vinyl rips that sound amazing...

I have heard some vinyl rips that sound amazing but after getting my own TT setup I am not hearing any greatness. SL-1800mk2 with AT440MLa cartridge/needle. I have the best versions of Michael...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-18-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,904
Posted By jb82
So you have individual components for every part...

So you have individual components for every part of the chain? I am only used to integrated amps and recievers. But it seems to me in this day that they would have good enough pre-amps already in the...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-11-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,904
Posted By jb82
Just wondering why you need a pre amp in this...

Just wondering why you need a pre amp in this price range of equipment, shouldn't a very high end player already have a really good one? Just curious.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-11-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 536
Posted By jb82
I am not 100% sure if I remember correctly but...

I am not 100% sure if I remember correctly but you can fix the problem of main speakers and sub playing same frequencies by turning on the phase switch to 180 degrees. Thats if your sub has the...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-11-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By jb82
I agree about the DR being better on digital, the...

I agree about the DR being better on digital, the pops/clicks do not bother me since their not so audible during the music. I have heard well mastered cd's and their vinyl versions. I still have not...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-11-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By jb82
I am talking about cd digital, the redbook...

I am talking about cd digital, the redbook standard. Where are all the great sounding cd's then? sure there are some nice jazz and classical but too my ears it falls short like how mp3's take out the...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-10-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 6,517
Posted By jb82
:kiss: And you have tried both with good...

:kiss:

And you have tried both with good equipment?
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-10-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 6,517
Posted By jb82
It cost more to get good sound out of vinyl...

It cost more to get good sound out of vinyl compared to digital.
Vinyl can sound better than digital when it was recorded in digital. Example would be Michael Jacksons Invincible album, it...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-10-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By jb82
Vinyl SQ

I will get hell for this post but oh well. If you have a good pair of audiophile headphones check out HiFisquarepants channel on youtube and listen to his vinyl rips. Even though there is limitations...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2,919
Views: 79,001
Posted By jb82
I did not hear what I want to hear, I wanted the...

I did not hear what I want to hear, I wanted the cd to sound just as good or the cd quality rip to as well. At this time I was on redbooks side. Now I know there is something to it if the music...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2014, 05:36 AM
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Views: 79,001
Posted By jb82
You guys dont find it odd that many people are...

You guys dont find it odd that many people are using very high quality vinyl rips now in 96khz instead of the cd versions? The science behind redbook seems convincing but if you still have decent...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 2,919
Views: 79,001
Posted By jb82
Well I guess you need to recommend me a DAC that...

Well I guess you need to recommend me a DAC that will bring out more detail in my cd's and get it better than my vinyl. And I do keep saying I like both cd and vinyl just that the vinyl has more...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-02-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By jb82
I think it will have a pretty big effect. I have...

I think it will have a pretty big effect. I have 50 ohm headphones that I use with new walkman cd player and to get a strong full sound I have to turn it up almost all the way with older cd's that...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2014, 01:52 AM
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Views: 79,001
Posted By jb82
The biggest difference is with MJ's Invincible...

The biggest difference is with MJ's Invincible album. I have the MOV album and the cd and all I can say for sure is that the vinyl captures more detail in his voice. No DAC is going to give you more...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 2,919
Views: 79,001
Posted By jb82
Cd's apply limiters. I like both cd and vinyl but...

Cd's apply limiters. I like both cd and vinyl but I have to stand by my statement that the resolution is greater in the vinyl sound. I can here the little nuances in MJ's voice like taking a...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-02-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 2,919
Views: 79,001
Posted By jb82
I have listened to a friends vinyl digital...

I have listened to a friends vinyl digital recordings of many different Michael Jackson first U.S. pressings. He recorded into a cheap sound card with a kenwood TT, no USB. One set of 16 bit 44.1khz...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-01-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 235
Posted By jb82
Identifying ADC cartridge

Might not be the best place to post this but I dont like making tons of accounts on different forums. I have an ADC moving magnet cartridge that is gold and just has a gold plate at the rear bottom...
Forum: Home Theater Gaming   05-19-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,737
Posted By jb82
I have a 650 series plasma from 2008 or 09 50in....

I have a 650 series plasma from 2008 or 09 50in. and I do not notice any input lag.
Forum: Home Theater Gaming   05-19-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,737
Posted By jb82
Yeah but the thing is I am pretty sure the Seiki...

Yeah but the thing is I am pretty sure the Seiki has horrible 1080p scaling. And the new console are 1080p so that is a big problem.
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