Projection The Screen is made out of Foamex and SimpleHomeCinema Light Grey Projection Paint with a velvet boarder. The lighting around the screen is LIFX Z controlled using Logitech harmony […]
Ben Hobbs, Managing Director of H3 Digital kindly offered to do an interview for SimpleHomeCinema. I welcomed the idea as I believe in supporting each other in this line of business […]
Introduction This isn’t going to be an unbiased view or review – as if there was such a thing minus conducting a double blind study on it and even that […]
I will show you how to elevate your sofa to create proper cinema seating in your living area.
Here you were thinking you had it all sorted once you applied EQ to your system, hey? Not so fast… a flat EQ is not going to give you correct tonal balance after all. Meet Loudness Correction.
Introduction I have been around to a friend recently who just bought the latest and greatest Avantage Receiver from Yamaha and AU$5000 worth of speakers but didn’t bother to read […]
Reflecting on UHD Blu Ray as a format a year after its introduction…
Introduction In a previous blog post, I introduced YPAO R.S.C. (Reflection Sound Control), which is Yamaha’s room equalisation system. If you’re new to room equalisation, please read this post first. […]
Introduction I love packaged media such as DVD – in the old days – and now Blu Ray. Packaged media will always have the upper hand when it comes to […]
The Marketing Machine Everyone was rejoicing when Blu Ray’s standard allowed manufacturers to include uncompressed sound on disks. Most certainly Blu Ray’s provide much improved sound but did you know […]
3 easy steps You will need to follow 3 easy steps after you have unboxed and placed the receiver in your AV rack or other well-ventillated area of your home […]
The Perfect Loudspeaker Loudspeaker design nowadays is advanced to a point where loudspeakers have a pretty much flat frequency response between 20Hz to 20Khz, which are the lower and upper […]
The difference a screen makes You can project onto a white wall and get a really great picture, but if you’ve spent more than $500 on a projector, you will […]
Cinema versus Home Movies are designed for the big screen and movie soundtracks for the big auditoriums of cinema multiplexes. When played back through a home cinema system in a […]
What is Yamaha YPAO and YPAO R.S.C If you have a Yamaha Surround Sound Receiver from the last few years, it will most likely have a room calibration system called […]
There are so many brands, makes and types of displays on the market today that it is rather difficult to choose one for your living or home cinema room. In […]