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Forum: Speakers   01-24-2015, 01:37 PM
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Posted By jtenn
Yamaha NS-555 ...

Yamaha NS-555
http://usa.yamaha.com/products/audio-visual/speaker-systems/home-speaker-systems/ns-555/?mode=model#page=2&mode=paging
NS-C444...
Forum: Speakers   01-24-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 29
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Posted By jtenn
I figure they will give a little bigger sounding...

I figure they will give a little bigger sounding soundstage up front due to the dual drivers and wider frequency response.
Forum: Speakers   01-24-2015, 11:20 AM
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Views: 425
Posted By jtenn
I bought the Macassar Ebony. I do have a sub, a...

I bought the Macassar Ebony. I do have a sub, a 500w Dayton Audio 12" that I built. I also received the 10% off as well.
Forum: Speakers   01-24-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 425
Posted By jtenn
I just ordered a complete 7.0 setup of the HTD...

I just ordered a complete 7.0 setup of the HTD Level Two Towers, center and bookshelf speakers. I will post up a review of them once they arrive and are setup.
Forum: Speakers   01-16-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 425
Posted By jtenn
I called HTD and asked about the dipole/bipole...

I called HTD and asked about the dipole/bipole speakers and they recommended them only if I was going to have multiple rows of seating. Since I'm not he said the bookshelf speakers would be a better...
Forum: Speakers   01-15-2015, 09:59 PM
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Posted By jtenn
I think I'm going to give the HTD Level Two...

I think I'm going to give the HTD Level Two Towers and bookshelf speakers a try. They're closer to my budget and are a better fit for the mounting options in my theater room. Once I get them and...
Forum: Speakers   01-15-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 29
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Posted By jtenn
So regarding my OP. It seems like the Ascend...

So regarding my OP. It seems like the Ascend 340/170 setup is a overall better choice when compared to the HTD Level Two Tower/bookshelf setup. To be comparable to the Ascends I would need to go...
Forum: Speakers   01-14-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 425
Posted By jtenn
Are the Level Three bookshelf speakers better...

Are the Level Three bookshelf speakers better than the Level Two towers? The specs show the Level Two towers being able to play lower in the frequency response. Thought that might be better since...
Forum: Speakers   01-14-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 425
Posted By jtenn
I was looking at the HTD level two's because of...

I was looking at the HTD level two's because of their price as well. I'm trying to stay as close to $1000 as possible the Ascends are actually more than I would like to spend. If I ordered the...
Forum: Speakers   01-14-2015, 03:44 PM
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Posted By jtenn
The level three bookshelf or towers?

The level three bookshelf or towers?
Forum: Speakers   01-14-2015, 10:45 AM
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Posted By jtenn
Ascend CMT-340se or HTD Level 2 towers?

I'm looking at replacing my speakers in my theater room. I'm looking at the Ascend CMT-340's L,R,C and the CMB-170's for my 4 surrounds or the HTD Level Two towers with their level two center and...
Forum: Speakers   01-11-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 88
Posted By jtenn
Forgot to mention the room is 14'Wx22'Lx7'H and...

Forgot to mention the room is 14'Wx22'Lx7'H and is completely inclosed except for a doorway on one side.
Forum: Speakers   01-11-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 88
Posted By jtenn
Yamaha NS-555's or Ascend CMT-340's

Looking at buying some speakers for a home theater setup. Looking at the 3 front speakers. I can get the Yamaha NS-555...
Forum: Speakers   01-10-2015, 08:18 PM
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Posted By jtenn
How would the 340's compare to these? ...

How would the 340's compare to these?
http://usa.yamaha.com/products/audio-visual/speaker-systems/home-speaker-systems/ns-555/?mode=model#page=2&mode=paging
Forum: Speakers   01-10-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,854
Posted By jtenn
I know this is an old thread but has anyone ever...

I know this is an old thread but has anyone ever compared the 555's to the Ascend Audio CMT-340 SE's? I own the 555's along with the C-444 and 333's. Have heard a lot of good things about the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-07-2014, 10:16 AM
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Posted By jtenn
To check the version of your R-972 firmware: ...

To check the version of your R-972 firmware:
hold Display and Enter/Memo while the receiver is in standby mode. It will display this and then scroll....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-02-2014, 01:06 AM
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Posted By jtenn
Welcome chrisreeves, I've had my 972 for...

Welcome chrisreeves,
I've had my 972 for almost 2 years now and love it. Before it I had a Harman Kardon AVR247 which was warrantied out with a AVR2700. I then purchased a Yamaha RX-A820...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-29-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,666
Posted By jtenn
I have an older house and all my speakers are...

I have an older house and all my speakers are either floor standing or wall mounted. It would be hard to install ceiling speakers without extensive drywall work. I'll just stick with my 7.1...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-14-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,290
Posted By jtenn
Yamaha's RX-A2040 & 3040 will also have Atmos.

Yamaha's RX-A2040 & 3040 will also have Atmos.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-22-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,938
Posted By jtenn
Old thread but did you get the sub? If so what...

Old thread but did you get the sub? If so what do you think of it?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 18,387
Views: 729,204
Posted By jtenn
I think that might be used when they enable Atmos...

I think that might be used when they enable Atmos later this year. From a Yamaha press release... "Yamaha will enable Dolby Atmos playback through a firmware update later this fall."
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-16-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18,387
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Posted By jtenn
Is Atmos something that can be added via a...

Is Atmos something that can be added via a firmware update? From Yamaha's website "Yamaha will enable Dolby Atmos playback through a firmware update later this fall." Will other manufactures be able...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-24-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1,360
Views: 112,381
Posted By jtenn
Received my 5020 as a replacement for my 8700UB....

Received my 5020 as a replacement for my 8700UB. It didn't come with glasses though. Are the Epson glasses the way to go or will other glasses work with this projector. I'm curious to see how the 3D...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-12-2014, 08:22 PM
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Views: 112,381
Posted By jtenn
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jsil http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1449027/epson-5020ub-owners-thread/1200#post_24471572)

So did you call Epson about your...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-08-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1,360
Views: 112,381
Posted By jtenn
I just received mine yesterday as a replacement...

I just received mine yesterday as a replacement for my 8700UB. The contrast levels and brightness are definitely better. I also thing the sharpness is better too. I did notice on a complete black...
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