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Forum: Speakers   03-28-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7,299
Views: 880,695
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Hey folks, Who knew my first Focal would be...

Hey folks,

Who knew my first Focal would be a pair of headphones:)

I really have enjoyed Focal auditions in the past and although I didn't go in that direction for my home speakers I am trying...
Forum: Speakers   03-27-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,260
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
They don't know if you upgrade every decade or...

They don't know if you upgrade every decade or every two years. There is always hope of a return visit.

Rick
Forum: Speakers   03-27-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,260
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Did he go like this after :D ...

Did he go like this after :D

http://media.giphy.com/media/11gvFItBD0NoGs/giphy.gif?


They are salesmen and I would say the same to all my customers but I am sure it sounds very enjoyable!
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Forum: Speakers   03-26-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 678
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
I could probably add some panels to the front of...

I could probably add some panels to the front of my room and i probably will but I have hardwood floors. I have a 9 x 12 thick area rug with about a half inch of padding underneath. Thick drapes are...
Forum: Speakers   03-26-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 678
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
If you have room treatments no need to spend more...

If you have room treatments no need to spend more than say $500 for a complete five speaker set-up. Room treatments will transform any speaker into a superstar.

Look what will happen...

...
Forum: Speakers   03-26-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,260
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
ummm no.

ummm no.
Forum: Speakers   03-21-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 412
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Well glad you are going upgrade from a HTIB but I...

Well glad you are going upgrade from a HTIB but I would rethink "cool" "live once" etc for buying towers.

I am more against the grain than with it. If I had $2000 to spend or $3k or $10k I would...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-17-2017, 11:27 AM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 92,481
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
I am sure the Sony will be dandy and I really do...

I am sure the Sony will be dandy and I really do like Sony products but how much better is it to be seen IMO. Sure the LG 17 and Sony will improve upon the 16s but those 16 close out prices I just...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-16-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,422
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Well, the question is separates in general not...

Well, the question is separates in general not just power amps, correct?

I got on a 4k/Atmos kick beginning last October. I swapped out both my displays to OLED, moved from my Oppo 105d to a...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-13-2017, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 92,481
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
The prices really seem pretty dang good...

The prices really seem pretty dang good considering well that Sony likes to be highball at times and it's the first for them out the gate. Really fair prices it seems out the gate. I don't think they...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-13-2017, 09:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 731
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Some of these sound reasonable but has anyone...

Some of these sound reasonable but has anyone really every utilized one? I am sure there are but I have NEVER purchased an extended warranty for anything and believe it or not never even had to use...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-04-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 796
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Boy it took me awhile to get to this one. Watched...

Boy it took me awhile to get to this one. Watched tonight. I absolutely loved it and is one of the best flicks of 2016.

It would not have been out of the realm to have seen Jake nominated for...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-26-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,838
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Wow - okay I am so not a bible banger but that...

Wow - okay I am so not a bible banger but that was not what the movie was about. The guy was from Blue Ridge Mountains war time. Totally believable. Best movie of the year in my opinion of the...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-26-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Ummm WTF?? They need to work on the older crowd...

Ummm WTF?? They need to work on the older crowd reading cards. That was embarrising. It would have been okay if they said oops Hacksaw Ridge is the real winner...

Rick
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-26-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,838
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Good lord- I get this is a site for AV discussion...

Good lord- I get this is a site for AV discussion but really who gives a crap the score of LFE per the last posts.

I did my my best to see the nominees and I held tight for Manchester. Great...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-26-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 10,457
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
I think this movie won the coveted Razzie for...

I think this movie won the coveted Razzie for worst movie of the year. :D. That may be a stretch though. It was a fun movie.
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-25-2017, 11:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Well now that I watched Hacksaw Ridge and Arrival...

Well now that I watched Hacksaw Ridge and Arrival tonight I've been swayed over to Hacksaw as best picture but all acting awards to Manchester. I was blown away by Hacksaw but I still have not seen a...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-25-2017, 11:17 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,040
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
It was a good movie but now that I've watched it...

It was a good movie but now that I've watched it I'm surprised it was nominated for best picture.Working my way thru the candidates.

It was engaging but I watched it right after Hacksaw Ridge...
Forum: Speakers   02-21-2017, 03:02 PM
Replies: 34,279
Views: 2,659,556
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
The sleeves are simple plastic bags :) When I...

The sleeves are simple plastic bags :) When I owned C1s one of the bags tore. I just got small sized trash bags (Hefty Hefty Hefty :D ) and inserted them, filled and tied knot and dropped. Worked...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-21-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,174
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
I have only seen Hell or Highwater (very good)...

I have only seen Hell or Highwater (very good) and Manchester by the Sea (superb) so it's really not fair to say but Manchester was excellent with off the charts acting by all. I have never seen a...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-18-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Yes agreed but add Michele Williams to the list...

Yes agreed but add Michele Williams to the list when she tried to apologize for all the horrible things she said to him about the fire and blaming him after the fire when she ran into him with her...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-18-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Watched last night and it was outstanding and...

Watched last night and it was outstanding and deserves all awards being bestowed on it. It is not a happy joy joy film but that's okay. Life isn't a bowl of cherries for everyone and we are all not...
Forum: Speakers   01-25-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 132,461
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
Well that is too bad and too bad they can't carry...

Well that is too bad and too bad they can't carry both lines. The funny thing is when I was auditioning last year I settled for KEF Reference. I loved them and still think they are great but at the...
Forum: Speakers   01-25-2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 252
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
You have a nice place. I would really consider a...

You have a nice place. I would really consider a classy area rug (8 x 10) or (6 x 8) to help.

Secondly, I don't often suggest speakers as it's very personal. Since you are not breaking the bank...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-04-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 1,979
Views: 136,354
Posted By Mr.SoftDome
As I thought this is not a huge update from what...

As I thought this is not a huge update from what I have read but you can't complain. LG has done a great job in the initial years and this years prices speak volumes (2016).

I don't even think...
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