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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 10:29 AM
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Posted By Cal68
That was my thought as well but I just wanted to...

That was my thought as well but I just wanted to verify if that assumption was correct from someone who has the Marantz 8802A.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 469
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Posted By Cal68
I looked through several pages of this thread but...

I looked through several pages of this thread but was not able to definitely get an answer to a question I have. Is the issue with the DTS-X upgrade also observed with the Marantz 8802A or is it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 03:55 AM
Replies: 10,667
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Posted By Cal68
Thanks for the great advice. I'm traveling this...

Thanks for the great advice. I'm traveling this week but will try your suggestions and report back on whether I was successful or not in resurrecting the AVR.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 03:32 AM
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Posted By Cal68
Thank you very much JD. Much appreciated. I sure...

Thank you very much JD. Much appreciated. I sure hope that this solves the problem because I don't really want to buy a new AVR for use in my bedroom. I normally move equipment in there when I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 03:08 AM
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Posted By Cal68
After several years of performing without any...

After several years of performing without any problems, my Denon 3311CI is now exhiting a problem. I'm using it in 2-channel stereo mode in my bedroom and starting a few days ago, the sound coming...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Hi Jerry Pardon my ignorance if I said...

Hi Jerry


Pardon my ignorance if I said something incorrect regarding the upmixer! I did not really say "Dolby Surround" in my posting so I'm not sure what you were referring to. I too got a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2016, 05:00 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
I downloaded the DTS-X firmware on Saturday and...

I downloaded the DTS-X firmware on Saturday and it took about an hour using my wired connection. I do not have any DTS-X encoded discs to check out, but I did use the DTS-Neural X upmixer to play...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-03-2016, 03:47 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Hi JD Just to set the record straight, I was...

Hi JD

Just to set the record straight, I was not suggesting that anyone do the upgrade using a wi-fi connection. I was just wondering whether the 61 min it took to complete the upgrade was because...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-02-2016, 04:01 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Hi JD, do you know if this is using a hard-wired...

Hi JD, do you know if this is using a hard-wired connection or WiFi, and also what the internet speed was during the download? I recently upgraded my internet package to one with a higher speed and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-02-2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Thanks guys. I adjusted the level of the four...

Thanks guys. I adjusted the level of the four ceiling speakers using the Options button and it made a huge difference when watching a recording the recent College Football National Championship game...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-28-2016, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Gene, my experience seems to have been a bit...

Gene, my experience seems to have been a bit different than yours. I too migrated from an Integra 80.2 to the 8802A and I found the difference to be a very noticeable upgrade. As I mentioned in one...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-28-2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Can someone tell me how to adjust the levels of...

Can someone tell me how to adjust the levels of the individual channels after running Audyssey? I tried to figure it out but other than letting me change the crossover, the menu I was in did not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-24-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
I'm glad to hear that at least one other person...

I'm glad to hear that at least one other person feels the same way! Watching the shoot-out scenes in Lone Survivor with DSU engaged made everything sound "muffled" to me. It seemed like the upmixer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-24-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Thanks. That makes it a bit of an expensive...

Thanks. That makes it a bit of an expensive proposition, so it'll have to wait. Will the room correction with Dirac justify the extra expense?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-24-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Does Dirac have a system that will do room...

Does Dirac have a system that will do room calibration for an Atmos set-up? I could be wrong, but I thought that they only did it for 7.1 set-ups. Thanks.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-23-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
That's what I was thinking as well. Thanks for...

That's what I was thinking as well. Thanks for the advice. I feel that the money is better spent on registering the Pro kit to the 8802A than getting the Auro upgrade.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-23-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Continuing on from my earlier post shown above, I...

Continuing on from my earlier post shown above, I had the 8802A installed last Monday and finally got to use it extensively yesterday and today (we are snowed in in the Washington DC area!). It is a...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   01-21-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,017
Posted By Cal68
Unfortunately, I can confirm that the rental from...

Unfortunately, I can confirm that the rental from Netflix only contains the DD audio track. I was disappointed because I was hoping that this would be one of those Lionsgate titles that did have the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2016, 03:45 AM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
Thanks a lot guys. I appreciate your help. I will...

Thanks a lot guys. I appreciate your help. I will give it a try today after I calibrate the set-up using Audyssey.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9,137
Views: 464,138
Posted By Cal68
I just got an 8802A installed in a 7.2.4...

I just got an 8802A installed in a 7.2.4 configuration. I'm still evaluating it but my initial thought is that it is a significant upgrade over my previous Integra 80.2. I'll post a more detailed...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   01-15-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,017
Posted By Cal68
I'm disappointed to hear that the information on...

I'm disappointed to hear that the information on the Netflix website is wrong and the the disc they are sending to their customers has the lossy audio. I am planning to watch the moving tomorrow...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   01-12-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,017
Posted By Cal68
According to the information on the Netflix site,...

According to the information on the Netflix site, the BluRay version of this movie that they send has the DTS-HD MA soundtrack. I'll be getting this disc from them this week and will report back if...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   12-25-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,017
Posted By Cal68
Thanks for the great review Ralph. I did not see...

Thanks for the great review Ralph. I did not see this movie in the theaters and so I'm looking forward to seeing it on bluray. This may be the first of many movies I rent from 3d bluray rental dot...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-21-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,402
Posted By Cal68
Great, thanks for the tip. I will give it a try...

Great, thanks for the tip. I will give it a try this evening.


On another subject, do you know if one can download files stored on a network computer into the Vault? How does one do that? As you...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-21-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,402
Posted By Cal68
I too bought a Vault recently and cannot get it...

I too bought a Vault recently and cannot get it to recognize my network even though it is connected by Ethernet. Can you clarify what your son did to "reboot" the Vault? Did he just unplug it, wait...
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