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  1. can anyone help me identify the pin outs from a 9 pin mini din

    System Setup and Connection
    I have just bought an old Wavemaster 3085 5.1 Surround-Sound System. The only input to this device is a 9 pin DIN male connector and I need this cable to connect to my DVD player which has 6 RCA connectors. 2RCA connectors go to the subwoofer, 2RCAs go to the audio and 1RCA to the video...
  2. Sub Outs ?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I have an HK -3490 amp, which has dual sub outs. What frequency range is output through the sub outs? Is it full range out put ? Also does this mean main speakers are also full range ? As far as I know the HK- 3490 has no internal bass control.:dontknow:
  3. HK 3490 Sub. Outs

    Two Channel Audio
    I was wondering what the crossover setting is on this amp? What hz. goes to the speakers and what hz. goes to subs ? Is it determined by my sub crossover setting. Which I have set at 80hz. Amp is a 2 channel, 2 subout out configuration. Harmon Kardon 3490. Thanks.:hsd:
  4. no crossover on pre outs

    General Service and Technical Information
    I have a Marantz SR6005 AVR connected via the front left and front right pre outs to a stereo amp with amp direct mode, and it seems to me that the AVR is not applying the set crossover of 80Hz to these outputs. I have attached an REW SPL graph showing both front speakers. It seems to me that...
  5. How exactly do HDMI ins and outs work on a receiver?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Essentially what I'm wondering is: If a receiver I am looking at buying says it has "4 HDMI in and 1HDMI out" am I safe in assuming you can plug in four devices and run a single output to a tv and the receiver will have some kind of "channel" system to select which one you want to view/ hear...
  6. Xbox Live program manager details how new reputation system outs “cheats and jerks”

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Xbox Live program manager details how new reputation system outs “cheats and jerks” Xbox Live program manager Micheal Dunn has detailed how the new reputation system will work a bit more, stating that the new system will no longer be a play for cheats or jerks to run wild...
  7. DCX3501-M cable box drop outs?

    General Service and Technical Information
    i have a Motorola DCX3501-M cable box. Are their known issue with audio drop outs. I am using a HDMI from audio quest( i would like to think its not the cable) i am in the process of trying different cable. I get audio drop out over the HDMI cable. ( im testing the Optcal now) Is it the...
  8. Sony outs its Stunning 84″ TV in Japan, the KD-84X9000.

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: AkihabaraNews
  9. What's the point of analog outs?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I am new to home theater and audiophile stuff and I am interested in oppo blu ray player for no other reason that they seem to be a slam dunk according to everyone.Why are analog outs important and why should they matter when hdmi to your receiver should give you all the video and audio out to...
  10. Panasonic DMP-BD210; HDMI and optical outs both active?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I have an older Marantz receiver (SR-7300) and I want to pair it with a Panny DMP-BD210 DVD player. Because the SR-7300 doesn't have HDMI, I want to feed the panny's HDMI out directly to my TV and feed the DVD sound (optical) directly to the SR-7300. Are both the HDMI and optical ports both...
  11. 2 HDMI outs

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    One of my friends is looking at a pioneer elite sc-35. He says it has 2 HDMI outs. I have no reason for 2 nor can think of any reason to utilize both. Any thoughts?
  12. Israeli News Show Outs Dead Space 3

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Israeli News Show Outs Dead Space 3 Judging by the success that Visceral Games has seen with the Dead Space franchise, there was little doubt in most gamers’ minds that Dead Space 3 would be on the way. What may come as a surprise however, is how the game has been revealed. During an...
  13. Panny BD-85 MCH outs?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Hello, Anybody using the the MCH outs on a Panasonic BD-85 player. I'm having problems with speaker calibrations, I realize bass management is done in the player, but from the 85's setup menu there seems little I can do, I can select speaker presence (size and how many) but all output levels...
  14. Blu-ray player with 7.1 analog outs

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Can anyone recommend a new Blu-ray player with 7.1 analog output? I have an older AVR without HDMI inputs. I would love a new AVR but I am willing to consider the analog inputs of my AVR.
  15. AVR Preamp Outs

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I'm looking for a cheap but decent quality AVR with preamp outs to use for a preamp-processor. Only need 5.1 at min. Any suggestions?
  16. Adding an EQ to a Receiver w/o preamp outs

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    (Excuse this post if it should be in another subforum, and redirect me if need be.) I can see the need for adding equalization to a sub out, to correct any nodes or nulls based on SW position, room size, etc. But there is also a need in some cases to add EQ to the mains (LCRs) in order to affect...
  17. Measuring output from Bluray analog outs

    REW Forum
    Hi folks. I am trying to run test tones off of a dvd calibration disk in my dvd/bluray players to see how they measure - specifically the 7.1 analog outs. I have used REW in the past by sending a sweep signal from my computer soundcard. That's the easy part. Is there a way to have REW...
  18. A46 750 Samsung black outs 7-10 Secs. all the time

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    I have a Samsung 46” A750. I also have Time-Warner Cable with DVR service. I also have a Yamaha RX-V665 AVR. I have One HDMI cable from the TV (mounted on wall) connected to my Yamaha AVR, and everything else is connected to the AVR, like the Cable, Sony BluRay, Another CD/DVD player that I...
  19. Best Sounding AVR with Pre outs for the money

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I'm looking for the best value in an AVR as the lead building block for my system. I like to listen to 2Ch 70% and 30% HT. I would add an amplifier later. What AVR's have the cleanest preamp section? What should I be looking for? My room is 14X24 and I have Rocket 850's and an HSU VT3...
  20. Finding pre outs handy already

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    We have been using our new receiver for about a week now. It is a Yamaha HTR 6160, (same as a 663). Before hooking it up, I needed to rearrange the living room. I wanted 6 good speakers to hook up to and a proper place to put them. I built a wooden shelf unit to hold the DVD's plus rear...