1. Robert_Zohn

    Marantz Announces two new premium stereo devices, Model 30 Integrated Amp and 30N SACD player/Network Streamer

    Marantz just honored Value Electronics with the very selective authorization for the new Limited Edition Model 30 Integrated Amplifier and 30N SACD/Network Server! A music lovers dream amplifier with built-in phono EQ and MM and MC phono stage with the new selectable impedance selector with...
  2. atlantasteve

    NIB: Marantz 7015

    I purchased this AV receiver but the dimensions will not fit my stand. My mistake is your gain. Unit is brand new, unopened in box. Asking $1949. I would prefer local pickup in metro Atlanta area, but would ship if buyer pays actual cost.
  3. jazzman

    Old Denon Turntable - Need New Cartridge

    Hi, Have a Denon turntable, model D45F, that I need to replace the cartridge. Have not been able to find a compatible cartridge, any suggestions would be appreciated. Sal
  4. Robin9

    International New Film Noir Box-Set From Indicator.

    Indicator U.K have sent me an email stating they are going to release several film noir movies on Blu-ray disc and the first stage will be a box-set of Sony titles which of course means Columbia films. Some, like The Line-Up, are very familiar, some like Drive A Crooked Road and The Garment...
  5. P

    New Scooby Doo Movie BluRay Defect

    Is anyone else who has the New Scooby Doo Movie Bluray having problems with the picture constantly scrambling? I have a BluRay Ripper on my computer and it does nothing but scramble. My other Blurays don't do that. They play with a smooth picture. I don't know what the problem is.
  6. Danny Lopez

    Hello all! Newbie from New York...

    Just like to introduce myself. I'm Danny from the great state of New York. I started working on my audio system in my Jeep and soon thereafter moved into the apartment with the thoughts of upgrading my home theater. Doing this in an apartment is tricky . First dealing with the wife and then the...
  7. H

    New, honest!

    Hi folks, I apparently registered on here 2 years ago, made 1 post, and forgot the forum existed. Now I'm back hopefully for some assistance
  8. R

    New member from South Carolina

    Hello everyone, I am not a hardcore audiophile but enjoy tinkering. I currently run a Denon 7.2, Klipsch set up. I have two Klipsch Reference 12's, a pair of RF-82II's, and R51 bookshelves. I am in the middle of replacing my old speakers that I have had for almost 17 years. I was running Polk...
  9. Johnny Angell

    I’ve Got a New Router—Hurrah! Oh Crap!

    Several months ago I signed up for Xfinity broadband, 200 mbps. WIFI-wise, I never got that. Then I realized the cheap bastards (and other providers, I suppose) had only supplied a 2.4 single band router. I bought my own, a Motorola MG7550. Now when a run a Speedtest on my ipad I ususally...
  10. P

    Introducing myself and a question about my new soundbar.

    Hi Paul here. First time on this forum having just bought a LG Sj3 2.1 soundbar. The only connections it has is the optical, USB and 3.5 jack. So no hdmi. What I learnt over the past couple of days is that a soundbar cannot play DTS or Atmos if only using an optical cable. Yet it says that this...
  11. A

    Under Garage build, new construction

    Interested in your ideas to help with a new home build. I currently have a home theater I built in my basement living room. It is not enclosed and I am excited to see shat kind of audio I am able to generate with an enclosed theater room. Current build is a Panasonic PT-AE2000U projector. A...
  12. F

    Hi from Seattle

    Trying to finalize my HT setup in the new house. I have dedicated room in upper floor 14.5' x 22' x 9' carpet floor with some sound treatment in the wall 6' wall all across, slightly better 5/8" GWB with sound dampening properties, sound absorbing insulation filled in all sides of drywall...
  13. Garysb

    Was 1962 the Best Year For Movies? A New Book Says Yes

    From Deadline From ‘Lawrence Of Arabia’ And ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ To The Debut Of James Bond, Was 1962 The Greatest Movie Year EVER? A New Book Says Yes Looking for some good movies to keep you occupied while self-quarantining at home these days? How about watching some certified classics...
  14. G

    New 65" TV in built in entertainment center

    Hi, just received our new 65" OLED TV and trying to figure out how finish the built in entertainment center and whether or not to wall mount the TV and if so, how. First, a woodworking question. On the left in the picture is a finish piece that appears to go under the top cabinets. How can...
  15. R

    Old vs New World

    I have a much loved Pioneer VSX-53TX, two PD-F27 CD players in series. Yeah, I know. Got a Vizio SmartTV. On DishTV and Wi-Fi. When I try to access the receiver SetUp with the 53TX remote the setup menu should appear- nope. Am I SOL? Can these 2 worlds function in unison? Help
  16. Gort69

    4K HDMI switch or new AVR?

    Greetings, Earthlings - I come in peace. I just bought a new 4K Blu-ray player. It has 2 HDMI outputs (Audio + Video and Audio Only) right now, I have to use both since my Denon AVR doesn't pass 4K. The audio out goes to the DVD input on the receiver and the A+V output goes directly to the 4K...
  17. B

    Delay in signal loading on new projector?

    I recently bought a Epson Home Cinema 4010 3LCD Home Theatre Projector for my home theater. It's mounted on the ceiling and connected to an Onkyo TX-SR607 A/V unit via BlueRigger in-Wall High Speed HDMI Cable - 35 Feet (10 M) - CL3 Rated - Supports [email protected], Ultra HD, 3D, 1080p, Ethernet and...
  18. P

    Onkyo HT-R550 old receiver, new use

    Trying to use an old Onkyo HT-R550 for a dance studio that will need audio input from a 2.5 jack of a computer and/or ipad/iphone. I am looking for the best option to use and the best ports to hook the cord into. I see 2.5 to component cords online, wondering if that is the best option (or a...
  19. moviebuff75

    The New, Original Wonder Woman

    I wish WB would release the first three episodes of WW under their original title on Blu-ray. They were ABC specials before it went to series. The pilot was available in two cuts: one more serious in tone. The animated opening was also slightly different.
  20. S

    Moved into new home. Building home theater. Bought TV. Need Sound System. Definitive Technology?

    Hey guys, New to the forum. Would love some advice on this. Best Buy Magnolia home theater crew said two 10" standing speakers fron DEFINITIVE TECHNOLOGY, as well as the front speaker, and two bookcase speakers behind me in corners. Powered by a Denon 9.2 ch receiver. I have attached a...
  21. dpippel

    Best Buy - Brand New Apple HomePods for $200

    Best Buy is once again selling brand new HomePods in both colors for $200 + tax...
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    CIMARRON is a great film!!! Yes the 1960 "new" version.

    Although a flop, anmd panned universally, the film is a pleasure wioth its beautiful sweeping cinematography and Edna Ferber story. The stars might not fit their characters perfectly but Glenn Ford Maria Schell and Anne Baxter are always a pleasure to watch; another excellent Anthony Mann...
  24. T

    Need help updating equipment for new sound formats

    Hi, I'm hoping to get some advice here. I have a Pioneer Elite VSX-49TXI receiver, which I bought quite a number of years ago. I mostly use this for BluRay movies and some streaming. Until recently I've connected a Samsung 3D BluRay Player to the receiver via 7.1 analogue outputs. This has been...
  25. Peter Neski

    New 4k and Blu Nature Documentaries

    I been getting a bunch of Wonderful Nature shows on Blu Ray and 4k Two BBC ones with Narration by David Attenborough are available in great looking 4k ,One call Seven Worlds One Planet is almost the same as another in the Planet Earth series,just as impressive, Dynasties is a different episode...
  26. X

    Lip sync issues with new TV & sound bar

    We recently upgraded our home theater system to an OLED TV and sound bar. The problem is chronic lip sync issues. The issue is noticeable on Xfinity cable broadcasts and Apple TV (Amazon & Netflix), though the issue varies from network to network. Some networks, e.g., ABC, are worse than others...
  27. Foxman

    New to a Stand-Alone DAC

    I am a bit embarrassed to say that I have never had a stand-alone DAC, and never felt the need for one. With the reality of streaming music and playing music that is on my phone growing in my routine, I am beginning to see the need. Going back to the late '80s, I have always relied on the...
  28. Curry

    Need advice on surround sound on new construction house

    I’m building a house and wanting to have a custom surround sound system built into the ceilings and walls. Any advice on receivers, speakers, and ceiling subs? I don’t really want the sub in the wall or standing by itself. I have a 75” sony tv for the living room. The room is 20’x20’ roughly...