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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-21-2017, 11:59 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By NuSoardGraphite
R&b existed before rap. Rap is fine. During...

R&b existed before rap.

Rap is fine. During the 80s, rap was all about experimentation with rhyme and rhythm. But at some point it became about counter culture and gang activity at which point...
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-19-2017, 02:03 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 60,864
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
I tested 3 games. Final Fantasy XV: 7.1...

I tested 3 games.

Final Fantasy XV: 7.1 channels in LPCM. 5.1 channels in Bitstreaming. Full use of all channels including the center.

Order 1886: 7.1 channels in LPCM. 5.1 channels in...
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-18-2017, 12:39 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 60,864
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Your receiver should "downmix" anything your PS3...

Your receiver should "downmix" anything your PS3 sends to it if you do not have 7.1 (or more) speakers.


I think in general the issues here depend on how the developers mix the audio on the...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-17-2017, 11:17 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,123
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
I am planning on getting this on Blu, as I have...

I am planning on getting this on Blu, as I have not yet upgraded to 4k (and its at least another year away as my current tv is only 3 years old) and I have heard that there is an Infinity War teaser...
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-17-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Can't wait for Beast Mode and external HDD...

Can't wait for Beast Mode and external HDD support.


The rest is just good icing on an already very delicious cake.
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-17-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 1,901
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
I'm with you there. I don't do First Person. ...

I'm with you there. I don't do First Person. Horizon looks very interesting to me.
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-17-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,867
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
There's a video on Youtube where they tested...

There's a video on Youtube where they tested Final Fantasy XV load times (via fast travel) between the stock 5400rpm 1TB HDD and a 850 EVO SSD.


The stock HDD loaded the game in 80 seconds. The...
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-17-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 134
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
enhancements eh? I might try it again...

enhancements eh?


I might try it again after the enhancements drop. I was recently able to get my speed to go from an average 40-50 mb/s to 80 mb/s. Then I switched out my PS4 vanilla to a Pro...
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-11-2017, 02:49 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 27,938
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel for...

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel for the PS3


https://i.ytimg.com/vi/UqYqM-Vrvxo/maxresdefault.jpg
Forum: Speakers   02-04-2017, 02:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 306
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Anecdotal reports from owners on this site tend...

Anecdotal reports from owners on this site tend to be that the Sony Core are superior to the similarly priced AJ Pioneer set. Almost universally, from what I have seen. But at MSRP, the Sony Core...
Forum: Speakers   02-03-2017, 01:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 137
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Placing them behind you may work, but they will...

Placing them behind you may work, but they will be too close together. You generally want side surrounds far enough apart that they deliver distinct left and right information but close enough...
Forum: Speakers   02-03-2017, 01:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 137
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Mount one on the wall to the left of the couch...

Mount one on the wall to the left of the couch and mount the other on the wall above or beside the sliding glass door. Make sure they are as close to equally distant from your cental listening...
Forum: Speakers   02-03-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 306
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
How do you like the sound of those Sony Core...

How do you like the sound of those Sony Core Towers? Do you feel that they image well?
Forum: Speakers   01-30-2017, 10:44 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 2,716
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
That shouldnt matter when audyssey does its test...

That shouldnt matter when audyssey does its test tones for measuring, it will automatically do the test tones at a speciric SPL. If the mic cant pick up the tones well, auddyssey will repeat the...
Forum: Speakers   01-29-2017, 10:18 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,252
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Yes. Variation in the sound mixes of different...

Yes. Variation in the sound mixes of different material is normal. And from tv, especially cable and satellite sources, there is a LOT of compression and some data will be lost. Lessening of the...
Forum: Speakers   01-29-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 367
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Also consider Sony SSCS-5 bookshelf speakers...

Also consider Sony SSCS-5 bookshelf speakers (currently on sale for $169 a pair for $338) x4, the SSCS-8 center ($118 currently) and an SVS sub to complete the package.

Or alternately a pair of...
Forum: Speakers   01-29-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 2,716
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
You have room! Spread those speakers out about 1...

You have room! Spread those speakers out about 1 foot more each. Move that coffee table out of the way and rerun audyssey and see how it sounds without the table there.

Dynamic EQ is there in...
Forum: Speakers   01-29-2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 2,716
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Also have you played around with the placement of...

Also have you played around with the placement of your speakers. Those Klipsch speakers are going to have very different dynamics and efficiency characteristics to your old Polk speakers which is...
Forum: Speakers   01-27-2017, 02:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 874
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
My current set is relatively inexpensive, and...

My current set is relatively inexpensive, and this Sony center will likely be an upgrade. In any case, I will try it, and if its not any better than my current, the quest will continue. Mainly I am...
Forum: Speakers   01-27-2017, 01:48 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 2,716
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Thats some nice equipment. Did moving those subs...

Thats some nice equipment. Did moving those subs help?
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-26-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 4,204
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
They have not yet improved performance on the pro

They have not yet improved performance on the pro
Forum: Speakers   01-26-2017, 01:56 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 874
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
This is review for the tower speakers in the...

This is review for the tower speakers in the line, but the bookshelves are in that same ballpark.


http://hometheaterreview.com/sony-ss-cs3-floorstanding-speaker-reviewed/
Forum: Speakers   01-26-2017, 01:37 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 874
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Sony Core series bookshelves. SSCS-5 ...

Sony Core series bookshelves. SSCS-5
...
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-26-2017, 01:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
The premise sounds great. But always 1st person...

The premise sounds great. But always 1st person view, which means I cant play it. I wont enjoy it. Motion sickness and an extreme preferrence for 3rd person view. Sucks. Should have known, its...
Forum: Speakers   01-25-2017, 10:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 171
Posted By NuSoardGraphite
Monoprice has some inexpensive options. ...

Monoprice has some inexpensive options.


https://www.monoprice.com/product?c_id=109&cp_id=10904&cs_id=1090407&p_id=13778&seq=1&format=2
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