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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-11-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 21,179
Views: 1,338,548
Posted By teckademic
Exodus was a flop for me, but my guess would have...

Exodus was a flop for me, but my guess would have to be that the bass present must be in the ULF category, unless that movie was one of those that you had to raise the sub level to experience it, my...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-11-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 21,179
Views: 1,338,548
Posted By teckademic
you didn't stay for the bass? Honestly, for a lot...

you didn't stay for the bass? Honestly, for a lot of movies, the SQ saved a bad movie from being a horrible movie. I didn't think JA was bad enough to end it early, but then again the SQ was good...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-10-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 21,179
Views: 1,338,548
Posted By teckademic
Just finished Jupiter Ascending on vudu and this...

Just finished Jupiter Ascending on vudu and this should make up for the recent drought. The movie was ok, but the bass was nice and deep. The bass wasn't as loud as Interstellar, but Interstellar...
Forum: 3D Content   04-15-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,694
Posted By teckademic
Thunder And The House Of Magic is another 2d/3d...

Thunder And The House Of Magic is another 2d/3d combo which has excellent 3d and good for the kids too.
Forum: 3D Content   04-15-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,694
Posted By teckademic
Yup! Although, I'm not sure if a 3d blu ray...

Yup! Although, I'm not sure if a 3d blu ray player is required since I have a 3d player connected to a non 3d tv and those discs play in 2d automatically. I would think it wouldn't matter
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-13-2015, 03:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,160
Posted By teckademic
I think they're mounted just fine since they...

I think they're mounted just fine since they don't seem to be pointed directly at the listener. What i've done is lower the rears 3db lower than the rest of the channels so that they don't take away...
Forum: 3D Content   04-11-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,694
Posted By teckademic
only issue is that some 3d movies are sold and...

only issue is that some 3d movies are sold and marked as 3d on the packaging, but are all also backwards compatible if you play it back on a regular blu ray player i.e. The Polar Express, How to...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-11-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By teckademic
Yes, but not in 5.1.

Yes, but not in 5.1.
Forum: 3D Content   04-10-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 687
Posted By teckademic
Is this worth the import, not just for the 3d,...

Is this worth the import, not just for the 3d, but for the movie itself?
Forum: PlayStation Area   03-31-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 998
Posted By teckademic
On the ps4, it played in 2ch if you have your...

On the ps4, it played in 2ch if you have your settings set on lpcm, but when I changed it to bitstream, it showed dolby digital and all channels were active, but I think it just flags dolby digital...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-29-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,856
Posted By teckademic
Yes, they claim that the problem with other room...

Yes, they claim that the problem with other room correction software is that they don't take account of a physical presence. I remember being inside one of their stores some years back and I was told...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-29-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,856
Posted By teckademic
I've always wondered, why aren't calibrations...

I've always wondered, why aren't calibrations performed with people seating in each spot or an average of people that watch movies? For example, say you have a plain leather couch, wouldn't high...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-27-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By teckademic
As much as I enjoy these type of documentaries,...

As much as I enjoy these type of documentaries, especially in 3d, it's always hard justifying the price you pay for only 40mins.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-26-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 21,179
Views: 1,338,548
Posted By teckademic
How deep are we talking? I didn't get much out of...

How deep are we talking? I didn't get much out of this movie with my pb-1000s.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-20-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 21,179
Views: 1,338,548
Posted By teckademic
After many misses lately, Interstellar was a much...

After many misses lately, Interstellar was a much needed bass relief. I did have to settle for the vudu DD+ track, but it was plenty loud and very much enjoyed the track. I enjoyed the ride so much...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-19-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 5,828
Posted By teckademic
As good as the 3d quality was, it's hard to...

As good as the 3d quality was, it's hard to believe this wasn't filmed with 3d in mind or filmed with 3d cameras.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-10-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,040
Posted By teckademic
At nearly double the price of netflix, what does...

At nearly double the price of netflix, what does HBO offer, besides Game of Thrones, that would warrant such a price? I'm not an HBO subscribers so I don't know, but I do know that Netflix has...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-06-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 357
Posted By teckademic
I currently use def tech speakers, but was...

I currently use def tech speakers, but was thinking of one their bipolar designs that I feel would should work well. http://www.definitivetech.com/products/mythos-xtr-20bp

They are surround...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-05-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 907
Posted By teckademic
You also want to make sure you have your speaker...

You also want to make sure you have your speaker delays (Distance) set properly. To check that everything is set properly, i playback a mono track and play it back in All Stereo mode from the...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-05-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 907
Posted By teckademic
For my surrounds, i have them directly to the...

For my surrounds, i have them directly to the sides of the listening position and toed in towards the rear wall at about a 30 degree angle, but keep in mind that I have acoustic panels on the rear...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-05-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 907
Posted By teckademic
I think it all depends on how you have your...

I think it all depends on how you have your speakers placed and the distance between them and the listener.

I normally aim the fronts a foot to the left and right of the main listening position....
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   03-02-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 411
Posted By teckademic
that's a very nice looking setup, especially the...

that's a very nice looking setup, especially the tv stand.
Forum: Speakers   02-25-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 32,789
Views: 2,357,588
Posted By teckademic
I currently run 55s for the front left and right...

I currently run 55s for the front left and right and a 65 for the center with the 45s for the rear. I honestly couldn't be happier with the set up. Everything blends really well. I'd honestly save a...
Forum: Physical Media Items (Movies etc)   02-18-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By teckademic
didn't you just have a thread with your...

didn't you just have a thread with your collection or am I mistaking you for someone else? I can't seem to find that post with that huge list of movies
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-16-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By teckademic
Yes, with multiple subs and only having one sub...

Yes, with multiple subs and only having one sub out, I run the audyssey with the subs off and later set the crossover. Since there is no harm in setting the crossover above the audyssey setting,...
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