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  1. Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Here’s a company name you need to get comfortable with: Hisense. For those of you unfamiliar, Hisense is a Chinese electronics and appliance manufacturer that’s been in the game since 2001. The company has been largely successful in a Chinese market that has shown tremendous loyalty to...
  2. Home Theater Design and Construction
    I finally have a chance to set up a HT system in my den. It is a rather modest begining, and I am starting by setting up a stereo system and addressing room acoustics first. The roomis aproximately 14'3" by 23' 6" wih a standare 8' ceiling, except that there is an air conditioning plenum...
  3. HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    CNET just published an article featuring Value Electronics about the availability of OLED and some of the benefits of OLED over other display technologies. Good reading! -Robert
  4. Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hello, While traditionally Onkyo has tended to announce their latest AVR Series before competitors like Pioneer, Denon/Marantz, Yamaha, Harman/Kardon and the lot, this year they are just now beginning to announce this year's models starting at the entry level going up to the 700 Series. Of...
  5. Home Theater Design and Construction
    So my dedicated HT will be started next week as well as a separate play room for my kids (In basement) :bigsmile: The HT is going to be 30x11x8’6”, so it’s pretty long. The back 8’ will have a 10 person poker table for Monday night football/poker night. I have attached a sketch. The...
  6. Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: FlatPanelsHD
  7. Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Premium co-op add-on to EA DICE's modern military shooter picks up $10 price tag on 360, PS3; Kit Shortcuts unlock DLC due June 16. Yesterday, EA and DICE rolled out the VIP Map Pack 3 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 editions of 2009's highly regarded Battlefield: Bad Company 2. A...
  8. Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Multiplayer trial of Bungie's upcoming shooter is less than three months away, can be accessed via Halo 3: ODST disc. Although Microsoft's X10 event is only half-over, Xbox Live director of programming Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb has fired off the event's biggest news in one fell swoop. First...
  9. REW Forum
    This is more of a "sharing the journey" than a "please help" post. In the past I've used Ultracurve DEQ2496 to EQ flat at the listening position. Current system DIY omni speakers with two Rythmik servo subs. I used the subs as stands running stereo. Good results, but always looking to improve...
  10. Databass of Movies with Deep Bass (DMDB)
    "Batman Begins" SE DTS HD-DVD DD+ TrueHD Blu-ray LE TrueHD 1. Burning Down The House, Chap 11 (0:40:10) 2. Tumbler Test Drive, Chap 17 (0:57:06 – 0:57:47) 30-5Hz 3. The Dock, Chap 18 (1:00:50 – 1:03:27) 4. The Scarecrow, Lighten Up, Chap 24 (1:18:05 – 1:18:41) 5. Tumbler Envy, Chap...
  11. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I have been doing research for a few weeks about building my own downward firing subwoofer. I found a site where some else basically gives a step-by-step procedure to build a forward firing enclosure using a Peerless XLS10 10" woofer and 10" passive. The author tested this speaker as a closed...
  12. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Took a while, but now it's real with no more hesitation, should be done next week. Sub firing floor and 2 PRs on each side, 2" baffle on PRs and sub, with 1" for the flush mount, final calculation should be 7.23cu.ft NET @18.5hz, 3 horizontal brace, interior dimensions are 19x19x40 and exterior...
  13. Classifieds - Media
    Batman Begins HD-DVD V for Vendetta HD-DVD Hot Fuzz HD-DVD Combo Disc All are new still in plastic. Nothing wrong with them, not stolen, I'm just a Netflix guy, and I need to subsidize my recent HD-A2 purchase. Stupid budget. $15 per title, $5 shipping regardless of whether you buy 1 or all...
  14. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    well,this is my first Sonosub build(the first of 2 :bigsmile: ) after a bunch of questions and a metric buttload of MDF dust,the first is done. I wish now I would have taken some Build pics,but like a kid at Christmas,I couldn't think of anything else but playing with my new toy:bigsmile: I'll...
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