I talk about a possible solution to the main issue with directional bass: even bass coverage.
Marantz Cinema 40 versus Marantz Cinema 50
I take a look what the difference between the Marantz Cinema 40 versus Cinema 50 and if the Cinema 40 worth the $1000 extra cost.
Krix MX20 “Wall of Sound” Impressions
I give you my impression of Krix's MX20 "Wall of Sound" system, as well as tell you about its limitations and what we might do about it.
Audyssey is Officially Launching MultEQ-X Pro
MultEQ-X Pro is a software package that's available for A/V businesses and installers, as opposed to MultEQ-X that is consumer-oriented. While MultEQ-X Pro has been around for 6 months or so, if you new who to email to request access, Audyssey is officially launching the program across the board today, 14 March 2023. The following... Continue Reading →
Audyssey MultEQ-X Review
I finally review MultEQ-X and tell you what I like and not like about it. You can also trust me to break it while I'm at it.
Multi Sub Optimiser (MSO) Review
I review Multi Sub Optimiser by talking about the scenarios I ran and how they fared in my space.
Achieving Reference Playback with Audyssey
I discuss the 5 Pillars of Reference Playback that are required for Audyssey, and all other Room Correction algorithms.
Denon X3800H versus Denon X4800H
I investigate what the differences are between the Denon X3800H and the X4800H and whether the X3800H or the X4800H is the better value
Configuring Dirac Live – The Right Way
Dirac Live is one of the best room correction tech in the World. In this long overdue article, I go into how to set up Dirac Live correctly, so you can reap the full benefits.
ToneWinner AT-300 9.3.4 / 7.3.6 Processor Review
I have a look at the ToneWinner AT-300, with a particular interest in its Auto-EQ and calibration functions...
A Low-Cost Alternative to the Marantz AV 10 and AMP 10
Want the latest separates from Marantz but don't quite have or want to spend the money? Here's an alternative!
ToneWinner AD-7300PA+ 7-Channel Amplifier Review
I got to test ToneWinner's 7-channel amplifier. Find out whether the ToneWinner is a winner...
Is Dirac Live a Good Addition to Denon and Marantz AVRs and Separates?
This question has been on my mind since the announcement and because a customer has asked me this same question recently, now is the perfect time to write about it. I absolutely believe it is a worthwhile addition and here is a summary of the two most critical points as to why, then we will... Continue Reading →
Audyssey Black Friday Sale
Audyssey Black Friday Sale has started!
How Audyssey’s Calibrated Mic Could Be Improved
Audyssey's new microphones are calibrated to a very tight tolerance... or are they?