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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 175,946
Posted By gurkey
Makes me still wonder, that D & M has not...

Makes me still wonder, that D & M has not commented on this and its future removal, if those limitations given are the case really and those statements hold true.
Will see, how this will work out on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 175,946
Posted By gurkey
I rather believe, that Dolby insisted on this...

I rather believe, that Dolby insisted on this behavior, because DTS as a late arrival to the market would definitelly benefit from any cross-operation between those available upmixers whilst Dolby...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-02-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 175,946
Posted By gurkey
I read through some of the posts with the power...

I read through some of the posts with the power amps stuff and find one important point omitted: efficency.
A class A/B power amp usually has an efficiency rating between 50 - 60%, if its class G...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-31-2016, 05:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,573
Posted By gurkey
The "real" difference is in the room correction...

The "real" difference is in the room correction system, i.e. Audyssey MultEQ XT32 vs. YAPO, which does - depending on the circumstances - might make a valid or even big difference depending on your...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-31-2016, 02:58 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 153,596
Posted By gurkey
I have a standard procedure of identifying the...

I have a standard procedure of identifying the source of such problems:
- I ask myself, what has changed ?

First of all I would make sure that i start with a reset to default parameters and do a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-30-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 79,152
Views: 6,495,022
Posted By gurkey
The bigger Audyssey AVRs usually provide a test...

The bigger Audyssey AVRs usually provide a test signal to setup your sub level at the beginning of the measurement process, which should be set manually at the back of the sub using the subs level...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-30-2016, 03:19 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 153,596
Posted By gurkey
Actually this might be even easier to answer...

Actually this might be even easier to answer then.

Audyssey does probably raise the higher and middle frequencies amplitude by its filtering / correction process "a lot" in your setup, thus...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-28-2016, 05:09 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 153,596
Posted By gurkey
Especially surround sounds were much better...

Especially surround sounds were much better extracted and distributed and additional height information extracted, thus adding more 3 dimensional information and clues to the upmix. They were...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-28-2016, 04:44 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 153,596
Posted By gurkey
The German (computer-)(online-)magazine "ct"...

The German (computer-)(online-)magazine "ct" already did a short evaluation of the new speaker settings and the DTS Neural: X upmixer and published their preliminary conclusions a few hours ago, that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-28-2016, 01:06 AM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 175,946
Posted By gurkey
Where in the published technical data for this...

Where in the published technical data for this unit does Denon state that it decodes / supports 13 channels in parallel ?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-23-2016, 03:03 AM
Replies: 79,152
Views: 6,495,022
Posted By gurkey
@WestCoastD...

@WestCoastD (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/member.php?u=7591395)

Still don't get it: the level adjustment of the sub should not have any conjunction with the "LFE mode", because they are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-22-2016, 02:14 AM
Replies: 79,152
Views: 6,495,022
Posted By gurkey
Several things are worth to be taken into...

Several things are worth to be taken into account:

- Audyssey does not use any of your presets in the AVR/processor during measurement, it always starts at "zero" with any setting, meaning, it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-16-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,857
Posted By gurkey
The channel pinning (processing) of dialogs is a...

The channel pinning (processing) of dialogs is a matter of sound processing and has nothing to do with Audyssey.
Frequency corrections, when measured correctly, should be relatively linear for the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-15-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,857
Posted By gurkey
Seems to be strange, that Audyssey XT32 would...

Seems to be strange, that Audyssey XT32 would throw off the center channel because Audyssey doesn't do anything to the contents of the channel, being no surround processor, but just correcting the...
Forum: Speakers   11-14-2015, 01:40 AM
Replies: 4,466
Views: 1,159,772
Posted By gurkey
My individual setups: Living room - Anthony...

My individual setups:
Living room
- Anthony Gallo Reference 3.5
- several Anthony Gallo Strada
- several Magnat Interior 5001 centers as surround speakers
- several Nubert subs AW-1300 (DSP) and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-06-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 79,152
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Posted By gurkey
Because Audyssey actually measures the in-room...

Because Audyssey actually measures the in-room response (lower -3db frequency response limit) of all connected speakers during run 1, never ever should the crossover frequency be set to a lower value...
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   08-08-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,951
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, 03:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,951
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, 01:43 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,558
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, 09:31 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,279
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, 08:38 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 7,706
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, 07:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 180
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, 07:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 639
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, 07:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 639
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, 06:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 639
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...
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