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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-21-2014, 04:56 AM
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Posted By ss9001
sweetmate, Keith is right. prologic II, IIx, IIz...

sweetmate, Keith is right. prologic II, IIx, IIz are all replaced by the new Dolby Surround upmixer, that will use whatever the number & location of your speakers to generate 5.1,7.1,9.1 from the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-21-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 23,532
Posted By ss9001
agreed, matches my opinion too. but if...

agreed, matches my opinion too.

but if someone wants wides with Pioneer, NeoX is what you have to work with. if only heights, I also much prefer IIz and find it more subtle but more cohesive. to...
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   09-20-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 989
Posted By ss9001
Great job covering CEDIA, guys! :cool: We...

Great job covering CEDIA, guys! :cool:
We appreciate it :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 59,923
Posted By ss9001
what happened when you 1st used Dish with the...

what happened when you 1st used Dish with the Pioneer?

was resolution set to Auto? if not, try Auto, then try Pure (1080i will be sent as 1080i, let the Kuro handle it)

and just for kicks,...
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-18-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,555
Posted By ss9001
yes, very well should be...MCACC is much more...

yes, very well should be...MCACC is much more featured, with a 3 freq band notch filter & adj Q, phase control, 6 presets and the ability to EQ all speakers as pairs, independently or to non-EQ's...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
Thanks, UKTexan & Kris. Will check out unistrut &...

Thanks, UKTexan & Kris. Will check out unistrut & sources. may not go that way but wanted options.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 982
Views: 59,923
Posted By ss9001
are you connected via HDMI? what TV do you have...

are you connected via HDMI? what TV do you have and what's its native resolution? what's the resolution setting of the Dish box?

sounds like you may be double-processing/scaling or doing double...
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-18-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 11,811
Posted By ss9001
I can speak to the SC-09 since I still own mine...

I can speak to the SC-09 since I still own mine :)

It was a unique & very expensive product made to compete with the Denon ultra-flagships (5805, 5308 & AVP) of that time. there hasn't been a...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-18-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,258
Posted By ss9001
the manual that comes with your subs has very...

the manual that comes with your subs has very detailed, informative directions for all the options for hooking up the sub with various setups and whether to use or not use the crossovers (hi pass &...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
thanks, guys for rail tips...I'm struttin' to...

thanks, guys for rail tips...I'm struttin' to each of these websites as I write.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,785
Posted By ss9001
truthfully, this discussion probably doesn't...

truthfully, this discussion probably doesn't belong in this thread anyway. it should be in the industry news thread about the Pioneer Onkyo deal that Scott Wilkinson started.

this started as being...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
I'd like to ask, what is a flamco rail system? if...

I'd like to ask, what is a flamco rail system? if it's what I think it may be, who sells it? is it a mounting product exclusive to Europe?

the idea of flexible mounting is appealing :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,785
Posted By ss9001
I find the "Pioneer products are dead" POV rather...

I find the "Pioneer products are dead" POV rather strange because no one, incl M Code, questions that Denon & Marantz have product clones, based on the same platforms with only minor differences and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-18-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By ss9001
I think you found what you were looking for, as...

I think you found what you were looking for, as long as the load doesn't exceed the outlet rated 10 amps, which it shouldn't with one of those amps.

good job finding it :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-17-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,785
Posted By ss9001
you only get half the story from that article. ...

you only get half the story from that article.

the other half is that while Pioneer Electronics itself is staying in car electronics, it sold its home audio/video division which was a separate...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-17-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,785
Posted By ss9001
since it is an Atmos-capable receiver, the answer...

since it is an Atmos-capable receiver, the answer is yes.

receivers & processors with Atmos automatically have the new Dolby Surround upmixing processing and will not have ProLogic IIx/z. PLIIx is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-17-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,785
Posted By ss9001
As an owner of quite a few pieces of Pioneer gear...

As an owner of quite a few pieces of Pioneer gear over many years and current owner of the original Ice amp SC-09TX & also the SC-68, I've been very happy with their receivers.

like everything,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
Scott, your comments and from Stu are exactly...

Scott, your comments and from Stu are exactly what I was trying to convey. you & Stu heard the same demo material in the same ultra hi-end system and yet have different experiences to report. you...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
what's interesting to me is every written &...

what's interesting to me is every written & verbal impression I've seen/heard of these demos are literally all over the map with no consensus from anyone on any given demo, with the exceptions of the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
in the quad days, it was called a Scheiber sphere...

in the quad days, it was called a Scheiber sphere ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 06:53 AM
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Posted By ss9001
so do I, Kris. or sounds that creep down the side...

so do I, Kris. or sounds that creep down the side walls. with no surrounds.

but I think you would agree that such recordings that just happen to have the right phasing so that you hear those...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 04:59 AM
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Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
of course but thanks for asking. both of us...

of course but thanks for asking.

both of us are 100% in agreement about the idea and it's "merit" ;) you can trust me on this :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
the other fly in the ointment is very obvious - ...

the other fly in the ointment is very obvious -

w/o overhead ceilings or Dolby enabled, the AVR is going to consider them std 5.1 setup and all the user is going to get is std TrueHD not Atmos. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 8,727
Views: 300,309
Posted By ss9001
yes, and I have 6 ft tall Magnepan planar...

yes, and I have 6 ft tall Magnepan planar speakers and their smaller wall mounted panels as surrounds, the tops are also 6 ft off the floor.

I guess I'm all set for Atmos too ;) :p

if the...
Forum: Speakers   09-14-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 617
Views: 29,803
Posted By ss9001
I agree, black ash isn't my 1st choice either....

I agree, black ash isn't my 1st choice either. I'm a dark cherry or gloss piano black person if I had my choice. if they offered some high class finishes in the future & upcharge for them, those...
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