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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-26-2015, 04:49 PM
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Posted By pottscb
I think the answer is, it depends (as usual). In...

I think the answer is, it depends (as usual). In interviews with the engineers from Audyssey and other room correction sofware engineers (maybe Anthem's ARC?) I remember them stating that Audyssey...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-22-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2,113
Views: 110,156
Posted By pottscb
Do we know that Emo doesn't incorporate a mic...

Do we know that Emo doesn't incorporate a mic correction into the FW before shipping? (Just curious) Anthems EQ does this and it makes it a serious pain to get all the software, mic, calibration...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-20-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 48,573
Posted By pottscb
hehehe, except that there's like 2 ppl. that are...

hehehe, except that there's like 2 ppl. that are going to download it per day...as opposed to 5 million, just sayin'. Besides the fact that if I got it today, it would take me 2 weeks to get around...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-17-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,520
Posted By pottscb
Yes. It doesn't work like H.264 (other than in...

Yes. It doesn't work like H.264 (other than in general theory), I've seen theoretical bitrates from over 2 years ago that WERE almost 4 times as efficient as H.264...its not a stretch to think that...
Forum: Community News & Polls   01-17-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,906
Posted By pottscb
[QUOTE=Scott Wilkinson;30892098]Yep, that's...

[QUOTE=Scott Wilkinson;30892098]Yep, that's correct, though the official name of the new standard is "Ultra HD Blu-ray."[/Q

That's interesting you mention that Scott, I read a while back that, in...
Forum: Community News & Polls   01-17-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,906
Posted By pottscb
[QUOTE=Scott Wilkinson;30892098]Yep, that's...

[QUOTE=Scott Wilkinson;30892098]Yep, that's correct, though the official name of the new standard is "Ultra HD Blu-ray."[/Q

That's interesting you mention that Scott, I read a while back that, in...
Forum: Community News & Polls   01-17-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,906
Posted By pottscb
+1 I'm appalled that 2 years after the sale of...

+1 I'm appalled that 2 years after the sale of the first 4K TV and we still don't have a single outlet for consistent 4K material in our hands (not one-off prototypes that manufacturers are using to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-16-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,342
Posted By pottscb
Wow Patrick, I didn't mean to offend! (I though...

Wow Patrick, I didn't mean to offend! (I though my post was pro-Rotel) First, I wouldn't expect Rotel to state that something would be upgradeable without knowing. I am super happy that Rotel does...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-16-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,342
Posted By pottscb
I kinda like how untrusting Rotel is of new...

I kinda like how untrusting Rotel is of new technology...heck, after all the format wars who wouldn't be? Anyway, glad to see they finally adopted the second HDMI out...HDCP/HDMI 2.0 shouldn't be...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-14-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3,201
Views: 207,620
Posted By pottscb
Hey ransomcospe, can you access the menu and go...

Hey ransomcospe, can you access the menu and go to the far right tab and tell us everything you see there? Might help us troubleshoot, but it does sound like a colormode issue. Also, might try JVC...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   01-14-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,561
Posted By pottscb
Seriously. There should be a model laying across...

Seriously. There should be a model laying across it...a tiny one, that is.

Even though DC4 is old tech, its all in the implementation. I could see SIM2 pulling no punches and making it compete...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-13-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
Well, I tried. After months of trolling ebay and...

Well, I tried. After months of trolling ebay and A'gon and not finding what I wanted, I purchased a use Velodyne Minivee10 (50% off MSRP) and then immediately afterward, made an offer on a JL audio...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-12-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 20,920
Posted By pottscb
I agree with everyone here who thinks that...

I agree with everyone here who thinks that product releases should be AAT A MNIMUM 1-2 years apart...I mean, since DTS-MA it's been like, what, 8 years? And many manufacturers have had MORE THAN 8...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-04-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
My mistake, I was looking at the power DSP-1. ...

My mistake, I was looking at the power DSP-1. So, it seems like the ICE250 would be even better, with more output for dual subs in my situation, right? Do these amps have enough EQ to correct for...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-02-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
I see, good to know. Interestingly, Velodyne...

I see, good to know. Interestingly, Velodyne tech support said 2 would be enough for 3200 cu/ft...I added some (3500) as my room is open on both ends. I do intend to place the inside my front L&R...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-02-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
DS-21, Agreed, as the Velodyne amps that were...

DS-21,
Agreed, as the Velodyne amps that were designed to go with it were 900 watts and minimal amp output. I just purchased two of these and wondering if you actually purchased a PWR-ICE250? How...
Forum: Community News & Polls   12-20-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 6,286
Posted By pottscb
Pretty surprised at the apathy for Atmos. I...

Pretty surprised at the apathy for Atmos. I mean, have any of you actually been to a REALLY GOOD Atmos screening in a theater that was setup correctly? (try the ARClight theaters if you're in CA). ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-09-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
I haven't...I just shipped my Epik out and I like...

I haven't...I just shipped my Epik out and I like the extra corner I gained. I wasn't aware of this kind of DSP.

This product has a selectable gain control to boost 15Hz-40Hz (selectable),...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-04-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
^^^Read from the top as Velodyne is closing out...

^^^Read from the top as Velodyne is closing out their structural subwoofers/enclosures...8's and 10's, same price...$149. (Just have to find amps for them which is the expensive part)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-04-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
Right, but since I'm thinking of running twin...

Right, but since I'm thinking of running twin enclosures, it would half the impedance again to 4 O, so 900 should be correct. Also, in speaking with Velodyne tech support, they designed the amp the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-03-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
Velodyne tech support states they will work...

Velodyne tech support states they will work optimally together, course, what else would they say. Just wondering if I wouldn't be better off with dual 500W amps...this one is way overrated and 10 yr...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-02-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
^^^ thanks for the advice. The Sundown look...

^^^ thanks for the advice. The Sundown look nice, only problem is one of them is more expensive than BOTH complete Velodyne enclosures. I don't know the Xmax of them but they can't be that close. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-02-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 438
Posted By pottscb
DIY dual sealed subs using Velodyne SC-10

The title states it. A few years ago I got rid of a Velodyne minivee10 which was deep, tight, and musical...now that I realize that was a mistake they want twice what I sold it for used! (adding...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   11-24-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,428
Posted By pottscb
You do realize that specs are meaningless,...

You do realize that specs are meaningless, especially so here as the specs of any amplifier module will not perfectly match the specs of the final product amplifier that the module is placed...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   11-24-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 662
Views: 50,166
Posted By pottscb
As a 4910 owner (who had an unforgettably hard...

As a 4910 owner (who had an unforgettably hard time getting the correct firmware loaded, then newer firmware loaded, etc.) I'd advise against the JVC for a non-tech person. The first 3 mo. I had the...
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