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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 12:11 PM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^^^ I would also suggest swapping the...

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I would also suggest swapping the microphones, as I had similar observations. I tried the 5-year old mic I got with my first AVR (Onkyo TX-SR876) instead of the 4520 mic and got 'better'...
Forum: Video Processors   09-12-2014, 11:06 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^^^^^ Yes, I disable Pattern Generator...

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Yes, I disable Pattern Generator support within ChromaPure, then perform Greyscale and Gamma (21-point) manually - I find this gives me the best results. Once I am happy with those...
Forum: Video Processors   09-11-2014, 05:33 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^ It all depends on the linearity of your...

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It all depends on the linearity of your display between the calibration points. Some displays will gain very little by going from 5x5x5 to either 9x9x9 or 17x17x17, but others will benefit. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-08-2014, 11:22 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^^^ You can make changes to crossovers,...

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You can make changes to crossovers, levels without affecting Audyssey.
If you add speakers, or change from heights to rears or wides, then Audyssey will disable - and you would lose some...
Forum: Video Processors   08-30-2014, 07:20 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^^^^^^^ Disable Signal Generator when...

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Disable Signal Generator when operating the Radiance manually, otherwise the Cal SW will keep changing the patterns.

In Chromapure, the Gamma adjustment tab shows Gamma (obviously)...
Forum: Video Processors   08-27-2014, 05:57 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^ I'm no Calibration Pro, but I find the...

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I'm no Calibration Pro, but I find the Lumagen manual controls/menus easy to navigate. I do manual 21-point greyscale/gamma, and then let Chromapure loose to do the 125-point CMS. As Gordon...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-26-2014, 10:11 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Just wondering.......................... ...

Just wondering..........................

With the new Atmos ready Denon - Marantz AVRs being released, how long will it take Audyssey to produce an update to Aud Pro software for those devices...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-26-2014, 10:11 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Just wondering.......................... ...

Just wondering..........................

With the new Atmos ready Denon - Marantz AVRs being released, how long will it take Audyssey to produce an update to Aud Pro software for those devices...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   08-22-2014, 11:07 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^^^^ The downloadable calibration file...

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The downloadable calibration file (from Dayton, or MiniDSP) is for a single orientation (pointed at the sound source, 0 degrees)
Cross Spectrum Labs will provide multiple orientation cal...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-22-2014, 12:43 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Maybe we are getting an Atmos enabling update...

Maybe we are getting an Atmos enabling update after all??????


Only wishful thinking...............
I'll have a check on mine when I next switch it on.
Regards, Mike.
Forum: Display Calibration   08-17-2014, 06:42 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Sorry that I can't help you directly - but I...

Sorry that I can't help you directly - but I would suggest putting the Model number, etc, into the thread title, as it might help others to help you.
Hope you get it sorted,
Regards, Mike.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-11-2014, 11:30 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
If you have some response peaks, due to room...

If you have some response peaks, due to room position/modes, then using the PEQ to reduce them could help Audyssey to provide a better overall correction.
I base this on my own experience, not with...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-10-2014, 04:48 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
^^^^^^^ I do have ChromaPure set to use dE94 -...

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I do have ChromaPure set to use dE94 - as recommended by Tom H. But I am not aware of any speed advantage, it's just a method of calculating 'error' - and dE2000 may actually be better as...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-09-2014, 10:09 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Hi Jerry, I initially noticed that Gray-scale...

Hi Jerry,
I initially noticed that Gray-scale varied at the top end - my panel appears to require more 'blue gain' as the refresh rate increases (24Hz lowest, then 60Hz, then 50Hz - this is because...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-08-2014, 12:39 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Just in case it helps others...............the...

Just in case it helps others...............the only thing that appears to alter the calibration of my Plasma is the frame rate, therefore I have separate calibrations for 24, 50, and 60Hz. This may...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-26-2014, 04:42 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
If you could post a good quality picture of the...

If you could post a good quality picture of the amp plate, then I am sure that someone (maybe even me) will be able to indicate the appropriate connections. There should be spade connections for...
Forum: Display Calibration   07-21-2014, 08:58 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
I'm sure Don or Stacey will correct me if I've...

I'm sure Don or Stacey will correct me if I've got this wrong, but with regards to the use of the filters:-
If your display/projector is natively 'wide gamut' and uses an internal (factory adjusted,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-20-2014, 09:50 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Unfortunately you are 'correct'. The subs...

Unfortunately you are 'correct'. The subs internal LPF at 135Hz will affect the overall response between it and the surrounds. However, it may not be quite as bad as you imagine, due to the fact...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-20-2014, 06:29 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
When I had an MRX300, I found that the microphone...

When I had an MRX300, I found that the microphone connection could be really touchy, make sure you are using the cable that came with the kit - I also found that the micro-USB connector was NOT the...
Forum: Video Processors   07-18-2014, 12:48 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
I believe you have got the order as per...

I believe you have got the order as per Darbee/Lumagen recommendations. Indeed with the newer Lumagens that incorporate Darbee, the internal processing also proceeds in the same order. Looks like...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-16-2014, 12:43 PM
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Posted By AV_mike
Yes, and I may go back and experiment some more...

Yes, and I may go back and experiment some more with DEQ - just need some spare time, and a quiet house...........................
Regards, Mike.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-15-2014, 06:16 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Chris K wants all the data he can gather on us...

Chris K wants all the data he can gather on us "non-Pro" Pro users.

I only mentioned the room dimensions as it may determine the units used by Aud on the certificates.

When I get some spare...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-15-2014, 01:11 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Hi Jerry, Do you have the Denon set to display...

Hi Jerry,
Do you have the Denon set to display feet & inches or metres? And do you enter room dimensions into Aud Pro in feet & inches or metres?
I have always used metres.
Regards, Mike.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-14-2014, 09:36 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Hi Jerry, The distances I was referring to...

Hi Jerry,

The distances I was referring to are those shown on the Audyssey Pro Certificate, against those shown on the 4520 speaker distance setup screen after storing the Pro Calibration to the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-14-2014, 01:27 AM
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Posted By AV_mike
Your AMX device requires a switch input, such...

Your AMX device requires a switch input, such that a short-circuit would cause the output contacts to close. The 4520 trigger outputs are providing +12 volts when enabled, 0 volts when disabled. ...
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