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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 12:44 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Some difference using XT on the X1200W, but also...

Some difference using XT on the X1200W, but also an extra year of warranty so well worth the additional $$.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 12:40 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Unlike the A3040 and A3050 which can expand to...

Unlike the A3040 and A3050 which can expand to 11CH (7.1.4) using an external 2CH amp, the A2040 is capped at a maximum of 9CH with no further expansion capability not to mention no Front/Rear...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 12:36 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
After running Audyssey, these settings are saved...

After running Audyssey, these settings are saved under Audyssey Setup and can be restored using the RESTORE setting. Any changes made in Manual Setup do not impact the Audyssey EQ, but do become the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 12:01 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Agreed, but for some reason has been this way for...

Agreed, but for some reason has been this way for many years. :(
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 11:44 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Although X3100W is the higher model, it does not...

Although X3100W is the higher model, it does not support Atmos at all, so if you want 5.1.2 down the road, that would be the X2200W.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 11:18 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
AFAIK, no brand can without a followup firmware...

AFAIK, no brand can without a followup firmware update.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 11:15 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
That depends on the impedance/efficiency of your...

That depends on the impedance/efficiency of your FL/FR speakers. If you have never tried using the internal amps of the AVR to drive them ... give that a shot so you'll know for sure. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 11:12 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Personal preference, although going to depend on...

Personal preference, although going to depend on the distance of the Zone 2 speakers from the transmitter. if Zone 2 used. Call for pricing and availability if interested in the X3200W.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 11:01 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
With a 5.1.4 setup in the main zone, you'll have...

With a 5.1.4 setup in the main zone, you'll have to power the Zone 2 speakers via the Zone 2 pre-outs. You can either repurpose your current 2CH amp or add another 2CH amp.

Amp Assign: 9.1...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 10:27 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yup. :)

Yup. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 08:19 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
As is often the case with many of the AVR...

As is often the case with many of the AVR settings, it's best for you to try it yourself to determine if you see any difference. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 07:58 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
1. After running Audyssey, most find bass...

1. After running Audyssey, most find bass response to be weak, so go into Manual Setup - Test Tones - Subwoofer and bump up the sub 3-5db to suit your preference.
2. Although the manual and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 07:44 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
No reason to set Video Conversion to OFF unless...

No reason to set Video Conversion to OFF unless it effects the video display adversely, which it normally won't.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 07:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The A3050 provides the option to expand to 11CH...

The A3050 provides the option to expand to 11CH (ie. 7.2.4) using an external 2CH amp, uses a 32 bit DAC, has Front/Rear Presence speaker pre-outs (shared with Zone 2/3) and YPAO on the A3050 also...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 07:26 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Bump the sub up to whatever level suits you ......

Bump the sub up to whatever level suits you ... it's your setup. ;)

Changing the Standby source to LAST will then pass the last HDMI source used prior to the AVR going to Standby.

Most will...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 06:45 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
An moderate volume levels (ie. 60/-20db or lower)...

An moderate volume levels (ie. 60/-20db or lower) the SR5010 should't have any problems powering those speakers; however, if you prefer louder volume levels for movie/music listening, the AVR may...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 06:41 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The "LFE+MAIN" setting only applies to the sub in...

The "LFE+MAIN" setting only applies to the sub in that when the FL/FR speakers are set to LARGE (ie receiving a full range signal), in addition to the sub getting the LFE signal (0.1) it will also...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 06:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Not really much to set other than possibly...

Not really much to set other than possibly bumping up the Subwoofer volume level maybe 3-5db using the Manual Setup - Test Tones - Subwoofer setting. Also the AVR defaults to passing the CBL/SAT...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 06:32 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
As you have Video Conversion set to OFF, the i/p...

As you have Video Conversion set to OFF, the i/p Scaler is not active so your use case is accomplished. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 06:03 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Any of these models would be an excellent choice...

Any of these models would be an excellent choice ... however, as this is the X7200WA Owners thread ..... well .... the recommendation would be the X7200WA. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 06:00 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Only if you want the GUI/menu to overlay on the...

Only if you want the GUI/menu to overlay on the source video, otherwise, if not, set it to OFF as well. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 05:57 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
1. When the 4k source is selected for both...

1. When the 4k source is selected for both displays using the Zone 2 HDMI output for the second display, the signal resolution will only be what is common to both (eg. 1080p).
2. You'll want to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 05:46 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Can't view your images, but you simply need to...

Can't view your images, but you simply need to set the "i/p Scaler" setting to OFF or if connecting only HDMI sources, no action required, as it defaults to "Analog" so will not have any effect on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 05:43 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Troubleshooting tips - Post 3 on page 1 of this thread

This solution as well as many other troubleshooting tips are listed in the Troubleshooting section of post 3 of this thread. :)
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 05:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
First you need to determine if you want to...

First you need to determine if you want to continue using YPAO (Yamaha) or switch to Audyssey MultEQ XT32 (Denon) which most agree does a better job of sub EQ. Second, you must determine if you...
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