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  1. System Setup and Connection
    hi everyone.... im looking for home theatre setup of 5.1.2 atmos setup for a room size 21 ft L x13 ft W. I’m totally new to this area and would like to do a setup as soon as possible. can someone pls share your views whether the below setup will be the compatible or I can replace some speakers...
  2. Home Audio Acoustics
    I'm finishing up a job a new hospital and the architect created this one room that is completely round vinyl floors flat drywall ceiling and half the room is floor to ceiling glass. They put some kind of acoustic panels like 1.5 inches thick on the rest of the walls. The room sounds terrible...
  3. REW Forum
    Hi All, Been trying to use the search function, but I'm not sure what to search for. :( I'll be borrowing a minidisplay-hdmi adapter tomorrow to try and run multi-channel-over-HDMI sweeps to see pre- and post- Audyssey results in-room at the new house... My simple question is, does REW...
  4. Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I was at the Anthem website looking at the AVM 60 pre-amp. I didn't see anything about up-converting to 4k. Can someone verify that it does or does not do 4k up-converting?
  5. DIY Repair and Maintenance
    Ok... So my girlfriend was watching TV this past Saturday, when she heard a popping sound followed by the TV shutting off and now it won't turn back on. The TV is barely two years old, is well taken care and even still has the plastic around the edges! So I refuse to pay Samsung to come look at...
  6. REW Forum
    When taking measurements from the listening position, should the mic be facing straight up or at the speakers?
  7. Audio Processing
    Hello! I will be testing an Onkyo 809 receiver hoping to get nice results from the room correction specially for my 3 subs. My source will be a HTPC so I understand I will be sending the audio via HDMI in order to get DTS-HD etc. What about my windows settings? Currently my settings were for my...
  8. Home Audio Subwoofers
    I've been reading tons about ~$200 subs in the last few days and have narrowed it down to a few choices, but I just don't know which to get. The subs are: Bic F-12 NX-BAS-500 Dayton Sub 1500 The sub would be used in a 14' by 16' room with a 10' ceiling, almost exclusively for music daily. It...
  9. Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    What is the best setting for 7.1. Right now I have it on Movie Theater Standard. Should I put it on Pure Direct? I use ps3 for blu ray linear pcm
  10. DIY Speakers
    Hi All I'm in the planning stage of a small project and I'm trying to get a graph of cone excursion with winISD. I'm able to plot gain, phase, spl, group delay, but that's it. Is it possible I downloaded an old version or some beta version that's limited?? Any help is appreciated.. Thanks...
  11. REW Forum
    Hey all, I got a mini dsp UMIK-1 calibrated by CS labs this christmas from the missus and took it for a spin tonight. I believe I mostly have it setup correctly and started to take some measurements of my dual sub setup in the basement to see if it would confirm what I've been feeling...
  12. Home Theater Projectors
    So after a long time researching I finally got my W1070, 3d Glasses and screen. Sadly things are not good. I connected my new HDMI cable to the mini HDMI adapter that connects to my HTPC (GTX460) and it never finds the signal, not even during Bios boot. This same adapter I have been using with...
  13. REW Forum
    I searched but didn't find anything describing a overview tutorial on using REW to test the response of individual drivers in a multiway system. I would love to shorten my learning curve with this well regarded software. Just an FYI, I am using a Mac Book, UMIK-1, miniDSP 4x10Hd. Does anyone...
  14. New Member Introductions
    Peace from Philadelphia...Pa that is. Name is Larry Fowler. I'm a sound designer, DJ, teacher, student and general noise maker and I look forward to building here on the forum and adding my 1.5 to 2 cents. Thanks for having me.
  15. Manufactured Screens
    Hi there- I'm looking for a mfg screen recommendation. The room is a multi purpose room with an Epson 8350 PJ, 4 HT seats 14' back. The room is multi purpose because it also has a bar and a pool table. The room CAN be completely light controlled as there is just one outside doorway but has...
  16. System Setup and Connection
    I just want to figure out how to connect these two.. My new krk gen 3 and my computer.. What do I need??? And please dumb it down a bit.. I'm bad at this obviously xD
  17. Home Theater System Recommendations
    Here' what I have 9.1 system Fronts - Paradigm Monitor 7's V.6 Center - Paradigm cc290 V.5 Surrounds - Paradigm Micro V.6 Surround Backs - Paradigm Micro V.6 Front Heights - Paradigm Atoms V.5 Would you change and have the atoms as surrounds and the micros at front heights? Or would you keep...
  18. Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    HI, i have my bluray player connected to my AVR by HDMI and i run an optical cable from my TV to AVR. Now what i'm wondering is if i connect a coaxial cable from my bluray player to my AVR will i be able to get any improvement in decoding sound formats or any improvement in sound quality? Or...
  19. DIY Screens
    Hello everyone! Long time lurker here but just registered a few minutes ago, so this is my first real post. For well over a year I've been thinking about painting either my wall or some Sintra (Komatex) that I can obtain inexpensively through a friend who owns a sign shop. I noticed several...
  20. REW Forum
    I seem to be having an issue with the waterfall plot. The first time that I generate it most of the decay is done by 180 ms but if I change the x axis from 300 Hz to 200 Hz, the decay goes beyond 300 ms. and I can never seem to generate the original plot again. The same thing happens when I move...
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