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  1. New SMPTE Standard Document For Reference Viewing Environment Is Out

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    SMPTE ST 2080-3:2017 'Reference Viewing Environment for Evaluation of HDTV Images' is now available for purchase from the SMPTE/IEEE digital library! Ten page PDF download available for $80.00 non-member; $72.00 member. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7918583/ This is the long anticipated...
  2. How improve my Audio Theater environment

    AV Home Theater
    I have a Denon AVR-2803. On the front channel (stereo left, right) I have connected as power front amplifier a Roksan Kandy K2 that I use also as Stereo music setup, connected on a pairs of Davis Vinci 3D (tower speakers system). The central speaker is Davis Central 3D. The rear surround speaker...
  3. Error#10, Java 8 Runtime Environment... SHOULD BE FINE!

    REW Forum
    Anyone know a workaround to get REW to work using the latest development build? I'm not really a big fan of having a million different versions of Java on my machine. I figure something just isn't looking in the right place. There's no reason why Java 8's runtime environment shouldn't run...
  4. Building My Dream (budget) Monitoring Environment: Would Love Advice!

    Home Audio Acoustics
    It actually wont be my dream environment, but the bare minimum acoustic environment to satisfy my ends, using JBL LRS 8" 4300 series monitors, and aiming to build a room quiet enough so I can hear what's going, record, mix and master some tracks. I have a 50 square meter shed which is...
  5. Where to start? Treating a small room to achieve a suitable mixing environment.

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Hey All, I'm hoping to get a few tips on treating a room for mixing (mainly dance music). Unfortunately, I am stuck with near-cubic room dimensions of 97" x 100" x 95" (wxdxh) and from what I gather from reading through a few threads, cubic room dimensions are far from favorable when trying to...
  6. About The Sub Zone: Testing Methodology and Environment

    The Sub Zone (Subwoofer Testing)
    Welcome to The Sub Zone The Sub Zone is the place to get accurate, data driven test results on how the many subwoofer models compare to the manufacturer's specifications. Additionally a majority, if not all, of the tests will be coupled with a subjective listening review and impressions, which...
  7. Viewing Environment

    Video Calibration
    As the HTShack community matures it will be to our advantage to pursue ever greater depth in video discussions. The leading advocate for video quality in the US and around the world is the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE). These engineers deal with the science of motion...
  8. Update to the Java runtime Environment

    REW Forum
    Update 7 of JRE 5.0 is now available at http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/download.jsp This update includes a fix for a bug in the JRE that causes occasional gaps in recorded audio, this could result in incorrect REW measurements. JRE 5.0 Update 7 is recommended for all REW users.