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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 06:40 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Off track. :) The "top" speaker term defines...

Off track. :) The "top" speaker term defines the "in-ceiling" speaker and there is no special configuration for a "wall" speaker.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 06:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ More than likely yes as the expectation is...

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More than likely yes as the expectation is you may want different settings for different sources.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 06:28 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ AFAIK ... no.

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AFAIK ... no.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 03:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Atmos Add-On Modules as another option

Yup. So for those of you unable to or having no desire to install in-ceiling speakers or purchase brand new Dolby Atmos enabled speakers (eg. Pioneer AJ) the Atmos add-on modules are your other...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 03:15 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ You're in it ... we're not going to start...

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You're in it ... we're not going to start separate threads for each model. The only reason we separated the X4100W and X5200W from the other 2014 thread and in with the flagship X7200W was...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 03:13 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Keep in mind that an AVR selection is often more...

Keep in mind that an AVR selection is often more subjective than objective as just because you like the audio from "A" more than "B", doesn't mean that someone else will. As noted, the Pioneer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 02:55 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ The latest version of HDMI copy protection,...

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The latest version of HDMI copy protection, although not yet implemented into any devices AFAIK.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 02:51 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Perhaps confusing to you , but not misleading as...

Perhaps confusing to you , but not misleading as the 11CH configuration on p. 43 still shows a 2CH amp is required to obtain the 11CH configuration, and further indicates that you can connect up to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2014, 02:43 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Apparently so given the UK manual indicates it is...

Apparently so given the UK manual indicates it is not present.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:36 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Hmmm ... p. 52 of the USA manual shows 11...

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Hmmm ... p. 52 of the USA manual shows 11 ..... you're forgetting the 2 connected to the external amp.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:27 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Yup. That too. :)

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Yup. That too. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:26 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Depends on how you look at it .... certainly not...

Depends on how you look at it .... certainly not for video quality but yes for HDCP 2.2. As already pointed out .. for 2014 there is no ideal solution.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:24 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Rough estimate with Denon and Marantz models is...

Rough estimate with Denon and Marantz models is 80% of that 2CH number into 5CH and 65-70% into 7CH.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:19 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The X7200W will have HD radio as well and will...

The X7200W will have HD radio as well and will likely have a MSRP about $900 more.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:18 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
9 and no. None of the 2014 models of any brand...

9 and no. None of the 2014 models of any brand will have HDMI 2.0 (18Gbps)/HDCP 2.2 as the video chip doesn't exist yet.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 05:17 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ There is no video card in the 591, so...

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There is no video card in the 591, so nothing to change. Try using each of the other HDMI inputs to see if one works better than another.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 04:52 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ " ....only encoded on Dolby Digital...

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" ....only encoded on Dolby Digital ....."
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 04:47 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Uh .. .yeh .. one of those minor details. ...

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Uh .. .yeh .. one of those minor details. To regain Zone 2 control ...press/hold the Zone 2/SETUP instead.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 02:01 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Correct. Normal. Video Conversion must be...

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Correct. Normal. Video Conversion must be ON for the GUI to overlay on the source video.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 01:46 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Not sure why not. Pressing Zone 2 and the...

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Not sure why not. Pressing Zone 2 and the Power button should work.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 12:21 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ As would be expected. The AVR can connect...

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As would be expected. The AVR can connect up to 13 speakers with 11 operated at one time .... so you may have a different 11CH configuration for an Atmos setup vs. a Dolby Surround/DSX/DTS Neo:X...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 11:51 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Correct .. in theory. However, the caveat...

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Correct .. in theory. However, the caveat would be that if you play an Atmos BD and have the same source selected in both main and Zone 2, only the standard (ie non-Atmos) DD+ or DD TrueHD audio...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 11:23 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ The optical output was dropped on all D&M...

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The optical output was dropped on all D&M models a few years ago. You may want to consider a 3rd party HDMI--> optical/analog converter or the Zone 2 HDMI out could be used with the HDMI Sony...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 10:29 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
From the HDMI Org website .... ...

From the HDMI Org website ....


http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=233673&stc=1&d=1409246947
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-28-2014, 10:02 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ 1. Correct. 2. If it happens with all...

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1. Correct.
2. If it happens with all sources, you may want to try a microprocessor reset, otherwise if only with one source, it may be more advantageous to connect video to TV and audio to...
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