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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 05:59 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Yes and yes, with the caveat that if the...

Yes and yes, with the caveat that if the cable/sat box is placed on an HD channel broadcasting DD 5.1 (w/Dolby Digital enabled on the cable/sat box), the TV must be able to decode it otherwise there...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 05:51 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Changing the AVR impedance setting from 8 ohm -->...

Changing the AVR impedance setting from 8 ohm --> 6 ohm simply reduces the available current to the speakers which is why it's not recommended to change that setting regardless of using 8, 6, or 4...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 05:41 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Remote ID feature - X4300H/X6300H

Although not listed in their respective Owner's manuals as an available feature, it turns out that the X7200WA is not the only model that offers the Remote ID feature (ie. able to control multiple...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 05:16 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depends on what you mean by "pass through." Are...

Depends on what you mean by "pass through." Are you referring to passing through the 4k/HDCP 2.2 video or passing through the video/audio when the AVR is in Standby?

If the former, all inputs on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 03:54 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Below is likely the best thread other than a...

Below is likely the best thread other than a specific model Owner's thread ....
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 03:43 AM
Replies: 72
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Don't recall ... dealer's rep. Why not simply...

Don't recall ... dealer's rep. Why not simply call back and speak with a few more Yamaha reps and the one that says yes you can have contact that first guy you spoke with. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 03:19 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The new setting gives you the option of passing...

The new setting gives you the option of passing either Standard (4K 60p 4:2:0 8 bit) or Enhanced (4K 60p 4:4:4, 4:2:2 or 4K 60p 4:2:0 10 bit) whereas in the 2016 models there is no such choice,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 03:08 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Oops! Wrong thread. You purchased the X4300H...

Oops! Wrong thread. You purchased the X4300H which is discussed in the 2016 Denon AVR Owner's thread ...
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 02:56 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
It's possible. Replace the new HDMI source...

It's possible. Replace the new HDMI source cables with the former cables to confirm.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2017, 02:52 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The "Video Output" setting is source dependent. ...

The "Video Output" setting is source dependent. You may need to set it to a specific output as desired. Is the same resolution being passed from both sources?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 12:30 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Set the HDMI-CEC setting to OFF. ...

Set the HDMI-CEC setting to OFF.

https://www.howtogeek.com/234324/how-to-set-your-apple-tv-to-automatically-turn-your-television-or-media-center-on/
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 10:17 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
If you want to pass the a 4k/HDCP 2.2 BDP video...

If you want to pass the a 4k/HDCP 2.2 BDP video from the Oppo 203 through the AVR, it will have to be either a 2015 or newer model, otherwise, if you're okay with using one HDMI out to the 4k TV for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 09:54 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Indeed. Take the expense committee out to dinner...

Indeed. Take the expense committee out to dinner on the savings. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 09:52 AM
Replies: 62
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Simply because it only works with the Yamaha DSP...

Simply because it only works with the Yamaha DSP modes .... not Atmos ... not DTS:X.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The Marantz has better quality pre-amps for...

The Marantz has better quality pre-amps for better music listening, however, if most of your listening is movies/TV, then yes.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The X2300W and SR5011 are sister models whereas...

The X2300W and SR5011 are sister models whereas the X3300W is a higher level model with more features and better audio quality as it uses the much more advanced Audyssey MultEQ XT32 as well as Sub EQ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 03:10 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
No, Airplay can be playing in Zone 2 with nothing...

No, Airplay can be playing in Zone 2 with nothing playing in the main zone; however, unlike more current models, the main zone must be left powered on.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 02:46 AM
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Views: 156,770
Posted By jdsmoothie
Which also means using a more capable mic (eg....

Which also means using a more capable mic (eg. UMM-6 or UMIK-1 often used with REW) as the YPAO mic is limited down to only 31Hz.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 02:26 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depends on how many speakers are in your setup. ...

Depends on how many speakers are in your setup. It takes only 90 seconds with an 11 speaker setup. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 02:23 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Indeed. Also, if you haven't already, be sure to...

Indeed. Also, if you haven't already, be sure to review the first 8 posts in this thread as there is a lot of very helpful information that is provided there.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 02:20 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Not likely, otherwise no reason to need to...

Not likely, otherwise no reason to need to purchase to a 2018 or newer model. ;)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 02:07 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,254
Posted By jdsmoothie
The point is that some reps are more informed...

The point is that some reps are more informed than others. ;)

Also, so far every major brand mfr has indicated they will update their 2016 models with Dolby Vision so safe to say that includes...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-26-2017, 02:04 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depending on the size of your room and the volume...

Depending on the size of your room and the volume levels you prefer, most likely the latter .... in fact with those very sensitive speakers, all you really need to do is use an AudioSource Amp100VS...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-25-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By jdsmoothie
As the unit is most likely out of warranty,...

As the unit is most likely out of warranty, consider upgrading to a more current model.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-25-2017, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By jdsmoothie
Call another rep. ;)

Call another rep. ;)
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