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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-27-2015, 05:14 AM
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Only if you plan on buying a 4k TV using HDCP 2.2...

Only if you plan on buying a 4k TV using HDCP 2.2 and don't want to purchase a dual HDMI 2.0/HDCP 2.2 BDP (avail Fall 2015) to pass the video to the TV and audio to the 2014 or earlier AVR. I just...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-27-2015, 05:10 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Are you using a wired or wireless connection? ...

Are you using a wired or wireless connection? Have you already performed the recent firmware update as noted in post ##5 of this thread? If doing a soft reset (ie. unplug power cable for 10...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-27-2015, 04:58 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
There are two settings for Pass Though Source ......

There are two settings for Pass Though Source ... either (1) LAST, or (2) specific HDMI input. Unless you have changed this setting, the factory default is CBL/SAT.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-27-2015, 04:19 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The factory default Standby Source setting for...

The factory default Standby Source setting for the HDMI Pass through feature is CBL/SAT. If you want another source to pass through you must change the Standby Source setting while the AVR is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-27-2015, 04:10 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yes, D&M models (to include both X5200W and...

Yes, D&M models (to include both X5200W and SR7009) have a "Virtual" surround mode which can be used with the FL/FR speakers as well as headphones.
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-27-2015, 04:07 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
What feature are you referring to re: Dialog...

What feature are you referring to re: Dialog Lift? Dynamic Volume? If yes, this setting can be set for each source by using a Smart Select button.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 03:26 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Current AVRs tend to use a logarithmic volume...

Current AVRs tend to use a logarithmic volume scale such that 2/3 of max is average volume level for TV and a little louder for movie/music listening so you can't compare the volume "scale" vs. the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 03:15 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
By this summer the AV8802 should also be shipping...

By this summer the AV8802 should also be shipping with the new HDCP 2.2 board installed as well. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 03:11 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ The X1000 is only a 5CH AVR so the Zone 2...

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The X1000 is only a 5CH AVR so the Zone 2 pre-outs must be used to an external 2CH amp to power Zone 2 speakers. Whereas 7CH AVRs would be able to have 5.1 + Zone 2.
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 03:07 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
1. Zone 2 sources can play independently to Zone...

1. Zone 2 sources can play independently to Zone 2 but on the X2100W (and lower models) can only be analog or on board audio (ie. networking, USB, Tuner) otherwise if HDMI use All Zone Stereo. You...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 02:54 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Yup .. authorized dealer for Definitive...

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Yup .. authorized dealer for Definitive Technology speakers as well as an open box set of Atlantic Tech 44-DA as well. Call for pricing. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 01:25 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Speaking of the SR7008 .... if someone is...

Speaking of the SR7008 .... if someone is interested in Audyssey MultEQ XT32 on a Marantz unit but is not interested in Dolby Atmos on the newer SR7009, we still have one SR7008 available that will...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 01:22 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The analog --> HDMI conversion feature is...

The analog --> HDMI conversion feature is generally only found on $500+ models ... eg. Denon S900W and X2100W, otherwise on lower models it's simply composite ---> composite and component --->...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 01:14 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
You're welcome! Yamaha actually makes a...

You're welcome! Yamaha actually makes a quality set of 8" ceiling speakers (NS-IC800) at a fairly good price .... (2) pairs for < $500. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 01:13 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The SR7005 has XT while the SR7009 has the much...

The SR7005 has XT while the SR7009 has the much improved XT32. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 350
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Yes. The SR6007 has a set of main zone 7.1...

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Yes. The SR6007 has a set of main zone 7.1 pre-outs.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depends on whether you want to get into...

Depends on whether you want to get into Atmos/Auro 3D 2 Height channels now or not.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 207
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ On the PS4 set the Deep Color Output setting...

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On the PS4 set the Deep Color Output setting to OFF. If still no joy, disable the HDMI-CEC on the PS4 as well.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 07:39 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ I track firmware change log information in...

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I track firmware change log information in the primary 2014 Denon Atmos AVR thread linked below ...
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 07:37 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Sorry, but no. D&M is being tight lipped...

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Sorry, but no. D&M is being tight lipped about this and is not expected to make an announcement until after DTS makes their formal announcement.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 07:01 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Only aware of fixes provided. There are 4...

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Only aware of fixes provided. There are 4 DSPs in every D&M Atmos AVR/pre-pro.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6,735
Views: 311,216
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ You normally would select the height speaker...

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You normally would select the height speaker label based on their physical location. Yours are immediately above you (ie. neither in front nor to the rear), and so would be labeled Top Middle.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 06:26 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
1. You want as much separation in distance from...

1. You want as much separation in distance from the ceiling to the floor speakers, so the surround speakers should ideally be no more than 1-2' above your head level.
2. The Height speakers...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 04:48 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Although you should be able to switch between...

Although you should be able to switch between inputs without issue, if it occurred with your 1912 as well, may be related to your sources. Try doing an HDMI reset with each source device as noted in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 04:04 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Although you can purchase a remote directly...

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Although you can purchase a remote directly from Denon, you may be better served purchasing a Harmony universal remote (eg. 650) which would be able to control the AVR and several other devices...
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