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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-02-2015, 01:16 PM
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Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Setting subwoofer level in AVR to taste Question

I like to add 2 to 3 dB to the subwoofer level after running YPAO and I do it to taste based on what sounds best with the majority of BD movies I watch. I generally set it as high as possible before...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-30-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Will it be possible to plug in a regular wired...

Will it be possible to plug in a regular wired pair of stereo headphones via the 3.5mm jack? It's one of great features of the ps4 controller.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-30-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 2,585
Views: 204,372
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I did consider such beds/adjustable bases but it...

I did consider such beds/adjustable bases but it seems like the wedge was just as effective and a whole lot cheaper. Plus, if the whole bed acted like the wedge then the right surround would be...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-30-2015, 10:51 AM
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Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Well, I guess my current approach will have to...

Well, I guess my current approach will have to do. I've tried many different pillow types and combinations but the current one is the only one that gives me a good view of the TV without excessive...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-29-2015, 07:45 AM
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Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I recently got a wedge pillow to put under my...

I recently got a wedge pillow to put under my regular pillows so I can watch tv/movies without straining my neck.
...
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,710
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Speaker Level (dB) Front L 0.0 Front R...

Speaker Level (dB)

Front L 0.0
Front R -1.5
Center -0.5
Surround L +4.5
Surround R +7.0
Subwoofer -4.0 (boosted to -1.5)
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,710
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
YPAO Updated (subwoofer level boost not applied...

YPAO Updated (subwoofer level boost not applied yet since gain knob on subwoofer was increased a little):
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,710
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I decided to give my subwoofer a bit more...

I decided to give my subwoofer a bit more breathing room from the corner under the desk it is currently in so that there are at least 2 to 3 inches of space between the subwoofer and the 'walls' of...
Forum: Speakers   05-19-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,710
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I would also consider boosting the center channel...

I would also consider boosting the center channel level 1 or 2 dB. If by mumbling you mean not loud enough, then crossovers probably won't change that.

If you really mean clarity, then try it out...
Forum: Speakers   05-19-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,710
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Can you elaborate, please? The wife and I are...

Can you elaborate, please? The wife and I are finding lots of shows and movies where we perceive the actors are mumbling.

This has occurred when using tv speakers, a jvc soundbar, and now my...
Forum: Speakers   05-19-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,710
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I was watching the new Daredevil series on...

I was watching the new Daredevil series on Netflix and I went directly from a 100Hz crossover to a 120Hz one and dialogue coming from the center channel was instantly much clearer and normal...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-18-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Wow. Yep, that was my problem. I had it set to...

Wow. Yep, that was my problem. I had it set to stereo in the TV setup menu. I can't believe I've been listening to my TV shows in stereo all these years (well, 18 months) going through the Xbox One....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-18-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2,585
Views: 204,372
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Can anyone with the 375/3066 see if they have the...

Can anyone with the 375/3066 see if they have the same issue when converting 7.1 DTS-HD MA to 7.1 L-PCM? It happens on my PS3, PS4, and Xbox One and with both the Spears and Munsil 2nd Edition BD and...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-18-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Well, I did some more checking... first with the...

Well, I did some more checking... first with the PS3 and the Spears and Munsil BD disc (same results as PS4) and then with the PS4 and Disney WOW BD (same results as before indicating disc is not the...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-18-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I find it bewildering that both consoles could...

I find it bewildering that both consoles could push the same sound to the wrong speaker (left surround to front left). Any other person and I'd write you off as someone who accidentally wired his...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-18-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 19,184
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Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Maybe that is my problem of only getting two...

Maybe that is my problem of only getting two channels from my Tivo through the Xbox One. I only adjusted settings in the Xbox One audio menu, not the Xbox One TV setup menu. I'll have to check that...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-18-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
So 5.1 setup, you use 7.1 setting on xbox...

So 5.1 setup, you use 7.1 setting on xbox one?[/QUOTE]
Yes, based on the tests done via the Spears and Munsil 2nd Edition BD calibration disc. It minimizes speaker id errors greatly.

I would urge...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-17-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
In my case, avoiding the 5.1 uncompressed option...

In my case, avoiding the 5.1 uncompressed option is critical for bd movies.
Forum: Xbox Area   05-17-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Well, it seems 7.1 content on a 5.1 setup has a...

Well, it seems 7.1 content on a 5.1 setup has a different effect. Or even 5.1 content on a 5.1 setup.
Forum: Xbox Area   05-16-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
Exclamation I rechecked things and I can say that the Xbox...

I rechecked things and I can say that the Xbox One handles things equally well as the PS4 when both are set to Linear PCM 7.1 (7.1 Uncompressed on Xbox One and Linear PCM 7.1 on PS4). That means both...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-16-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I shall do the exact same test on my Xbox One in...

I shall do the exact same test on my Xbox One in both 5.1 and 7.1 uncompressed modes later...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-16-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I checked all this in detail on my PS4 and found...

I checked all this in detail on my PS4 and found the following:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/90-receivers-amps-processors/1465259-yamaha-rx-v-75-series-owners-thread-86.html#post34263890
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-16-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2,585
Views: 204,372
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
*It's worth mentioning that when Linear PCM 7.1...

*It's worth mentioning that when Linear PCM 7.1 is engaged on the PS4 for BD movies/calibration discs like this one it switches over the Linear PCM 5.1 automatically for 5.1 source signals.

*Also,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-16-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 2,585
Views: 204,372
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I was doing speaker id tests with the Spears and...

I was doing speaker id tests with the Spears and Munsil 2nd Edition Calibration BD and with my PS4 as the BD player I found everything to be normal except for when 7.1 channel DTS-HD MA was converted...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-15-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 19,184
Views: 603,391
Posted By PlasmaPZ80U
I decided to double check things with the Spears...

I decided to double check things with the Spears and Munsil 2nd Edition BD and when the disc was in 5.1 channel mode everything was normal but in 7.1 mode the left side surround came from both the...
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