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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-02-2015, 04:49 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I don't, especially when it digresses to ad...

I don't, especially when it digresses to ad hominems. Unfortunately, Tom has his company name in his sig, and I think company representatives should conduct themselves more professionally, even when...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-02-2015, 12:46 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Sorry, I don't understand your point, Matt. And...

Sorry, I don't understand your point, Matt. And why does that site you referenced require one to be logged in to view an attachment?
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-02-2015, 12:16 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
What is in the guide is the instruction to use...

What is in the guide is the instruction to use the full-spectrum 90 degree calibration file when doing the typical REW measurement (with the mic pointed at the ceiling). You can use the zero degree...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-02-2015, 12:12 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
I think the point several of have been trying to...

I think the point several of have been trying to make is that the Predicted Response curve shown by Dirac, regardless of the fact that it shows a dip after 15Hz, is not resulting in a dip in the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-02-2015, 12:01 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Here is the sub screen from DLCT: ...

Here is the sub screen from DLCT:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/78476446/AVS%20posts/DDRC-88A/Results%208-26/DLCT%20Sub.PNG

Note that the lower correction limit is 15Hz, and I can't seem...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-02-2015, 11:42 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
The Preferences screen you attached is configured...

The Preferences screen you attached is configured properly. Please do this:

- Open the REW signal generator
- Select Pink Noise, speaker cal, -20dBFS.
- Click the Play button.

What happens? ...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-02-2015, 11:38 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
What has me confused is that the speaker...

What has me confused is that the speaker level-setting test tones from the AVR have nothing to do with REW. If you can't play the level-setting test tones, something seems to be wrong with your AVR....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-02-2015, 11:35 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
If you are talking about the Equalizer...

If you are talking about the Equalizer compensation curves under Aufpdyssey/Check Results, those represent the correction Audyssey is applying. They do not represent actual post-calibration room...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 06:20 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Steve, as I said in my original post, there have...

Steve, as I said in my original post, there have been some changes in my room treatments since the ARC evaluation, so if we were to see a difference in ETC measurements, we would not be able to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 05:46 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Honestly, what is the big deal about using a...

Honestly, what is the big deal about using a computer? Would you expect such a product to have a big 1024x768 screen on which to run the target curve editor? Doesn't make any sense to me at all.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-01-2015, 05:41 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
You seem to be throwing measurements at us...

You seem to be throwing measurements at us without demonstrating that you have read the guide WRT how to present graphs. Your first two frequency response graphs show pretty flat in the higher...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 01:33 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
The 8801 does not have a provision for two pairs...

The 8801 does not have a provision for two pairs of side surrounds.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-01-2015, 01:32 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Waterfall looks pretty good. The frequency...

Waterfall looks pretty good. The frequency response curve should actually be smoothed. Try 1/6 smoothing, or the new variable smoothing. Otherwise, the graph is impossible to read.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 01:29 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
That's what I expected WRT content. I have had...

That's what I expected WRT content. I have had the Sony FMP-X10 player for a year, and the content is still scarce. Of course, the X10 streams 4K Netflix as well, so that give me a bit more...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 12:58 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
A number of people have answered you already, but...

A number of people have answered you already, but if you look at the original post, I specifically stated that Dirac contained a user-defined bass boost. Like Keith said, real men like bass. :D....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 12:53 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Do your two side surround speaker pairs receive...

Do your two side surround speaker pairs receive the same signal, I.e. Are you wiring them in parallel from the same speaker terminals? If yes, then you should be receiving a signal on both side...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 12:47 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
So how did you resolve the content protection...

So how did you resolve the content protection error?

And can you comment on the types of content available on DTV in 4K? Is it all purchased content, or is there any free content as well?
Forum: Speakers   09-01-2015, 12:43 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Couple of thoughts: - Having the side...

Couple of thoughts:

- Having the side surrounds at 90 degrees is fine. Mine (Imaging B's) are at 90 degrees.

- The Synchrony 2 for a surround seems like a bit of an over-kill. I don't think...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 09:34 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Here are the REW measurements comparing ARC,...

Here are the REW measurements comparing ARC, Audyssey (Pro), and Dirac Live. Full disclosure: The ARC measurements were taken in Feb 2014 using a MRX510. While the speakers are still the same and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 06:31 AM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Given that the 88A measurements should be the...

Given that the 88A measurements should be the same regardless of the processor it is connected to, I have measurements of the Anthem processor in my listening room, and measurements of the 88A in my...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-31-2015, 04:50 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
To address a 58Hz mode associated with the...

To address a 58Hz mode associated with the mid-point of the room height, you have several options:

- Place all four subs at the vertical midpoint of the front wall, or
- Place two subs on the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-31-2015, 04:44 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Vaporware.

Vaporware.
Forum: Display Calibration   08-31-2015, 04:17 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
FWIW, I have used S&M ver 2 audio test tones to...

FWIW, I have used S&M ver 2 audio test tones to check my post-calibration levels many times, Audyssey on, DEQ off. In my experience, the speaker output levels are very comsistent, and I have never...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-31-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 1,678
Posted By AustinJerry
Murray, after spending some time with you in the...

Murray, after spending some time with you in the 8802 thread trying to understand why the sub distance tweak wasn't working for you, one of my friends pointed me to this thread. Two things confound...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-31-2015, 12:30 PM
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Posted By AustinJerry
Not Keith, but I compared ARC with Audyssey, and...

Not Keith, but I compared ARC with Audyssey, and Audyssey won hands down. Since then, I have compared Audyssey with Dirac Live, and Dirac Live is the hands down winner. So, using logic, I...
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