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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 12:58 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Not presently no, and haven't heard about any...

Not presently no, and haven't heard about any future possibility. Currently only the HEOS Soundbar and HEOS AVR can use the HEOS speakers as SL/SR.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 12:11 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
All of the 2016 Marantz AVRs (to include the...

All of the 2016 Marantz AVRs (to include the SR6011) and 2016 Denon AVRs (to include the X3300W) will get the Dolby Vision firmware update by late 2017/early 2018. Also with the SR6011 @ 110W into...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 11:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The joy that keeps on giving. :)

The joy that keeps on giving. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 11:30 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Note that my former response refers to the AVR...

Note that my former response refers to the AVR not being able to power Zone 2 with an 11 (7.2.4) speaker setup. There's no problem with either the A3050 or the A3060 doing a 7.2.4 setup and also...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 10:57 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The majority of DD/DTS multi ch audio tracks are...

The majority of DD/DTS multi ch audio tracks are 5.1. Either of the Dolby Surround or DTS Neural:X upmixers can simulate the 5.1 audio to the remaining speakers in your setup up to 11. Atmos and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 10:31 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
By including the HEOS module into the X4300H and...

By including the HEOS module into the X4300H and X6300H models, Denon has moved away from "on-board" music services, rather instead you will first need to create a HEOS account using the HEOS app and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 10:06 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
As noted in your Owner's manual .. there are two...

As noted in your Owner's manual .. there are two settings for RC Source Select:

(a) Power On + Source Select (default) - this is the way it has always been whereby you save having to press the ON...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 09:40 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Entry level? No, rather the "S" series models...

Entry level? No, rather the "S" series models are entry level. The X3300W is considered mid-level. The power into 2CH is 105W/CH and into 5CH closer to 80W/CH. Using the "bi-amp" feature of the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2017, 01:03 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
From Denon's website .... ...

From Denon's website ....

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2106633&stc=1&d=1493366579
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:41 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
If listening at -30db using the SC-95 alone is...

If listening at -30db using the SC-95 alone is sufficient for you, adding an additional amp won't provide any benefit. You would be much better served putting the money into upgrading to a better...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:35 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yes. Note there is a lot of very helpful...

Yes. Note there is a lot of very helpful information provided in posts 1-8 of this thread to include a note about the "RC Source Select" setting in post 1. Refer to it in your Owner's manual.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:33 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
When you press the INFO button on the remote ......

When you press the INFO button on the remote ... do the SB speaker icons display as active speakers? If yes, you can enable Dynamic EQ which will boost the bass and surround audio at lower volume...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:26 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The A3060 can indeed do 7.2.4 (+ 2CH external...

The A3060 can indeed do 7.2.4 (+ 2CH external amp) + Zone 2 (2CH external amp) rather the limitation is that it cannot do Zone 3.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:21 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The specs on the 2017 X2400H have not been...

The specs on the 2017 X2400H have not been released yet although should be sometime next month. They will include the specs listed in post 1 of this thread that are included with the new "S" series...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:17 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yes. Both the S920W and S930H should be getting...

Yes. Both the S920W and S930H should be getting the Dolby Vision firmware update by either late 2017 or early 2018.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:13 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
When a "soft reset" doesn't resolve the issue,...

When a "soft reset" doesn't resolve the issue, doing a few microprocessor or network resets (see post 5 of this thread in a row is the next troubleshooting step to take before shipping off for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:10 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Not what I said nor does it make any sense that...

Not what I said nor does it make any sense that you'd have all of your sources going through only one or the other output. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:06 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Working on it. :)

Working on it. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 02:47 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Which is the case for every brand's "passive...

Which is the case for every brand's "passive bi-amp" feature as well. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 02:46 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Hot air should be drawn out.

Hot air should be drawn out.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 12:08 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Correct. ...

Correct.

https://community.klipsch.com/index.php?/topic/117543-active-bi-ampingtri-amping-faq/
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:57 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Not only using a dedicated amp for each speaker...

Not only using a dedicated amp for each speaker post but also using 3rd party external active crossovers.

AVR --> active crossover ---> external amp ---> speaker post
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 11:01 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The AVR passes the same identical signal to each...

The AVR passes the same identical signal to each set of of the speaker's posts so it doesn't matter which is connected to the speaker's posts. The speaker still handles the crossover regardless of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 10:55 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Read the post you quoted again .... "Video...

Read the post you quoted again .... "Video Output". :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 09:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Auro 3D is the 3rd 3D immersive audio technology...

Auro 3D is the 3rd 3D immersive audio technology (along with Atmos and DTS:X) which is based out of Europe. Although currently all Auro 3D BDs are Europe based as well, the upgrade also includes the...
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