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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 02:18 PM
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Posted By batpig
This is exactly right. There is a limit to the...

This is exactly right. There is a limit to the digital headroom on the volume IC that will be constricted by positive trims. When Denon added the second channel level menu that is input specific,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 02:05 PM
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Posted By batpig
It is better. You got lucky :) I give a...

It is better. You got lucky :)

I give a detailed breakdown of the differences between the two models at the beginning of the 4520CI owners thread:...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 02:02 PM
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Posted By batpig
Unlike earlier models, where the test tones...

Unlike earlier models, where the test tones started out at "reference" volume (i.e. 75dB), a year or two ago Denon switched the ch level check test tones to start at the same volume as the current...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 01:58 PM
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Posted By batpig
Awesome. Glad we have finally solved the riddle!...

Awesome. Glad we have finally solved the riddle! :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 01:53 PM
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Posted By batpig
This receiver is too old to support 3D...

This receiver is too old to support 3D passthrough. It's not a firmware issue, it's hardware.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 10:37 AM
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Posted By batpig
That's very easy to test since you don't have to...

That's very easy to test since you don't have to re-run Audyssey to delete a pair of speakers. You can even do it on the fly while watching content if you have a laptop or tablet using the web...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 10:34 AM
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Posted By batpig
Neat. That's one benefit of FH+TM, you can still...

Neat. That's one benefit of FH+TM, you can still test Neo:X and DSX using the FH speakers. But, of course, it appears DSU is a step forward from both so I'm not sure all of the hand-wringing about...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 10:31 AM
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Posted By batpig
The HDMI audio setting defaults to AMP (not...

The HDMI audio setting defaults to AMP (not passing it through to the TV) so I doubt that's it.

Can you be a little more specific about "no sound". Does the receiver output sound with the test...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 10:28 AM
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Posted By batpig
No worries. It's a lot of new info to take in. ...

No worries. It's a lot of new info to take in. That's why forums like this are awesome. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 10:25 AM
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Posted By batpig
Honestly, considering your room layout with couch...

Honestly, considering your room layout with couch against the back wall, I'm not sure how much benefit you would get from adding another pair of "front height" type elevated speakers. They would be...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 10:20 AM
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Posted By batpig
Yeah, that's totally NOT what I said. You...

Yeah, that's totally NOT what I said.

You asked: Will most/all receivers that are compatible with TrueHD/Master Audio, be compatible with Atmos/Auro? Is this simply a firmware thing or is there...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 08:56 AM
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Posted By batpig
Both airplay and Spotify treat the receiver as...

Both airplay and Spotify treat the receiver as one "speaker" so initially it needs to hijack the main zone. After the initial hijack you just turn on zone 2/3 and select online music as the source...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 08:05 AM
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Posted By batpig
The only independent HDMI output is the Zone 4...

The only independent HDMI output is the Zone 4 HDMI. The other two are both for main zone displays and are parallel (can't be different sources).

You get another video zone by assigning the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-23-2014, 08:00 AM
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Posted By batpig
Universal remote.

Universal remote.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 05:18 PM
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Posted By batpig
You need to check the input assigments for the...

You need to check the input assigments for the source name that you are using for the DTV box. If there are "higher priority" input options assigned the receiver is probably assuming that the audio...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 20,267
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Posted By batpig
The 3808CI is still fairly current with HDMI 1.3,...

The 3808CI is still fairly current with HDMI 1.3, a decent number of HDMI inputs, and MultEQ XT calibration software. If you just want to calibrate a standard 5.1 or 7.1 system and rock out, it will...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 05:12 PM
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Posted By batpig
There are two separate settings -- the LFE LPF...

There are two separate settings -- the LFE LPF only ever affects the LFE channel (.1) and so has nothing to do with the mains bass. There is no "subwoofer crossover", the actual crossovers for bass...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 04:20 PM
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Posted By batpig
It's new hardware. Atmos requires a new decoder...

It's new hardware. Atmos requires a new decoder and increased DSP horsepower to handle the decoding and rendering.

You don't need a new Blu-ray player (since all you need is to bitstream TrueHD...
Forum: Speakers   09-22-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 625
Views: 30,272
Posted By batpig
Also Atlantic Technology announced a pair of...

Also Atlantic Technology announced a pair of separate add on modules.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,399
Views: 66,552
Posted By batpig
Thanks for the report. I watched Gravity the...

Thanks for the report. I watched Gravity the other night and had it at 62 (-18) and it was freakin loud. I had both DEQ and DV disabled.

I really wonder what the trade off is with Eco mode. If...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 20,267
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Posted By batpig
When fronts are set to Large / LFE+MAIN the...

When fronts are set to Large / LFE+MAIN the "crossover" is actually the high-pass filter for the "double bass" sent to the subwoofer. Regardless of the LFE+MAIN setting, a speaker set to "Large"...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 12:17 PM
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Posted By batpig
Ah.. "Why" makes a lot more sense than "what". ...

Ah.. "Why" makes a lot more sense than "what".

By its nature, Dynamic Volume tries to restrict loud stuff. The whole point is to reduce the swings from soft stuff to loud stuff. So if you are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 12:10 PM
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Posted By batpig
Just to be nit-picky, there was no...

Just to be nit-picky, there was no "announcement". There was just hearesay from a poster on this thread talking to a Denon UK dealer, then corroborated by chi_guy50 who had some other source. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 12:08 PM
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Posted By batpig
Abra cadabra? I've also heard "please" is...

Abra cadabra?

I've also heard "please" is the magic word.

Not sure I understand the question.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 10:55 AM
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Posted By batpig
Question 1 has been discussed quite a bit in the...

Question 1 has been discussed quite a bit in the last few pages as several other new owners are not used to the Denon volume scale.

The key to understand is that the volume scale is not like...
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