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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 07:16 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depends on how many other devices you want to...

Depends on how many other devices you want to control as well as ease of control as the Harmony remotes range anywhere from $40 to over $400. The more common one is likely the 650 which can control...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 07:13 AM
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Yup. You have 5 speakers on the floor, 1...

Yup. You have 5 speakers on the floor, 1 subwoofer, and 4 presence speakers ==> 5.1.4. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 07:11 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Much more cost effective to either use an older...

Much more cost effective to either use an older AVR you can re-purpose or purchase a lower wattage amp (eg. AudioSource Amp100VS) to power the Zone 2 speakers.
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 07:07 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The 1912 was released in 2011 and is only HDMI...

The 1912 was released in 2011 and is only HDMI 1.4a. To be 4k/HDCP 2.2/HDR compliant, you must purchase a 2015 or newer AVR that is at least HDMI 2.0a as well as using the newer "Premium" certified...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 06:36 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
All pre-outs are considered "active" in the sense...

All pre-outs are considered "active" in the sense that they must be connected to either an external amp or powered speakers or powered subwoofer.

There are four versions of Audyssey (2EQ, MultEQ,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 06:32 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Although you can select either the FL/FR or...

Although you can select either the FL/FR or HT2L/HT2R speakers to externally power, as the Adcom is only 60W/CH, unless you have very sensitive speakers (eg. Klipsch), you would likely be better...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 06:25 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yes, the Audyssey Pro Kit ($700) can be used with...

Yes, the Audyssey Pro Kit ($700) can be used with the 5308CI as noted by the link below; however, you would likely be much better served with the more current X7200WA or even the more current X4300H...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 06:19 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
AVR's have "active" sub pre-outs and all Denon...

AVR's have "active" sub pre-outs and all Denon and Marantz models (to include your S710W) use a version of Audyssey which does indeed do sub EQ.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 06:17 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
A low profile AVR will generally provide lower...

A low profile AVR will generally provide lower wattage than a full size AVR, neither of which is designed to power a "passive" subwoofer. You would be better served purchasing a separate plate amp...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 01:40 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Was the unit purchased "new" or "used"? If the...

Was the unit purchased "new" or "used"? If the latter, perform a microprocessor reset as noted in post 7 of the 2015 Marantz AVR Owner's thread.
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 01:32 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
A few additional options to try: 1. On the...

A few additional options to try:

1. On the 591, set Video Mode = Game or Movie vs. Auto (p. 39 Owner's manual)
2. Try every other HDMI input on the 591
3. Try using an HDMI Detective --->...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 01:21 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Airplay or Bluetooth.

Airplay or Bluetooth.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 01:10 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Either purchase the OEM remote RC-1157 or a...

Either purchase the OEM remote RC-1157 or a Harmony remote and download the 1612 remote codes.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/272483478345?lpid=82&chn=ps&ul_noapp=true
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 01:01 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Oops! Wrong thread as the X2200W is a 2015...

Oops! Wrong thread as the X2200W is a 2015 model.

That said, the first thing to try is doing a few microprocessor resets in a row as noted in post 5 of the 2015 Denon AVR Owner's thread linked...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 12:52 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yup as YPAO only goes down to 31Hz.

Yup as YPAO only goes down to 31Hz.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 12:50 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Nope as the Zone 2 speakers would use one of the...

Nope as the Zone 2 speakers would use one of the Extra SP terminals so you would have to drop back to a 7.2.2 setup in order to have the AVR power Zone 2 speakers.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 12:46 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By jdsmoothie
This thread is in regard to the Marantz SR6010,...

This thread is in regard to the Marantz SR6010, although same response ...send it in for warranty repair.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-19-2017, 12:43 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
One of the benefits of purchasing a "flagship"...

One of the benefits of purchasing a "flagship" Denon AVR is the ability to reassign on board amps to other speaker outputs. As you're experiencing the same issue using the AVR's FL/FR amps, try...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By jdsmoothie
HDMI (ARC) is simply a feature (Audio Return...

HDMI (ARC) is simply a feature (Audio Return Channel) which most TVs released after 2011 offer; however, often it is not very reliable, especially with Samsung TVs which is why using the optical...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 05:13 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Have you tried using another High Speed HDMI...

Have you tried using another High Speed HDMI cable?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Doesn't seem to support HDMI(ARC) so using the...

Doesn't seem to support HDMI(ARC) so using the optical cable would be your only option to pass audio from the TV ---> AVR.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 67
Posted By jdsmoothie
Would help to know the brand/model of AVR. ...

Would help to know the brand/model of AVR. Beyond that, the more reliable connection is using the optical cable from the TV --> AVR. Setting the TV to external speakers/home theater should pass...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 04:49 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yup. Simply pointing out what is possible. The...

Yup. Simply pointing out what is possible. The AVR can only play what it is receiving, and it apparently is only receiving a 2.0 signal. Try connecting the other TiVo to the 1604 to confirm.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 04:35 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Nothing wrong with it being flush with the front...

Nothing wrong with it being flush with the front edge, rather what is more important is that it is in fact pulled forward to the front edge AND angled up towards the seated head.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 1,056
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yup. It's not uncommon for a TV station to...

Yup. It's not uncommon for a TV station to broadcast a 2.0 signal over a 5.1 audio track, resulting in audio only from the FL/FR speakers and no way to use the DD PLII simulator.
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