Sound and Vision test disc?

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by AaronG, Jan 13, 2002.

  1. AaronG

    AaronG Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    May 15, 2001
    Messages:
    185
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Hi guys,

    Has anyone used the new Sound and Vision Home Theater Tune- Up disc? How does it compare to Avia and Video Essentials?

    Thanks,

    Aaron
     
  2. Raine Linton

    Raine Linton Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2001
    Messages:
    78
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    It's due out on the 15th, I preordered it from Amazon.com so maybe by the weekend I'll know. The price was right as it was 14 bucks and change + shipping. I'm especially looking forward to the audio/sub setup on the disk.
     
  3. Dave Pobuda

    Dave Pobuda Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 1999
    Messages:
    82
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I just received an email that it was shipped..I'll let you know how it is ASAP !
     
  4. AaronG

    AaronG Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    May 15, 2001
    Messages:
    185
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Thanks Dave!
    Can't wait![​IMG]
    Aaron
     
  5. Ted Lee

    Ted Lee Lead Actor

    Joined:
    May 8, 2001
    Messages:
    8,390
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    i also pre-ordered this on amazon for about 15 bucks. i figured at that price, you can't go wrong! i think it's supposed to ship this week.
     
  6. Jack Briggs

    Jack Briggs Executive Producer

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 1999
    Messages:
    16,738
    Likes Received:
    129
    Trophy Points:
    0
    This disc puzzles me, given that Sound & Vision's technical editor, David Ranada, was the chief consultant for AVIA. I wonder if this disc is AVIA itself, but with some S&V trappings? All I know about it is from the ads in the magazine.
     
  7. Jesse Skeen

    Jesse Skeen Producer

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 1999
    Messages:
    4,380
    Likes Received:
    268
    Trophy Points:
    4,110
    Anything from Ken Pohlmann on this one? [​IMG]
     
  8. Michael Lee

    Michael Lee Supporting Actor

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 1998
    Messages:
    652
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I picked it up at CES for $12 but I have not had time to take a look at it yet.
     
  9. Lewis Besze

    Lewis Besze Producer

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 1999
    Messages:
    3,134
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
     
  10. JoelO

    JoelO Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2001
    Messages:
    92
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I wonder if this would have frequency sweeps, if so it would be really cool. It doesn't seem like it does though. Does AVIA or VE has frequency sweeps?

    Joel
     
  11. Dave Pobuda

    Dave Pobuda Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 1999
    Messages:
    82
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Both AVia and VE have the sweeps. The S&V Tune up will also have test tones for 6.1 set ups. This may be a light version of avia but will have to do until they finally release the Digital Video Essentials.

    Dave
     
  12. Jeff Bamberger

    Jeff Bamberger Second Unit

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 1999
    Messages:
    495
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
  13. JoelO

    JoelO Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2001
    Messages:
    92
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    So I guess the S&V won't have the sweeps?

    Yeah, Digital Video Essentials was suppose to be out in November, then they move it back to January, and now who knows when it'll come out.

    Joel
     
  14. AaronG

    AaronG Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    May 15, 2001
    Messages:
    185
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Hi Guys,

    So, has anyone used this yet?
     
  15. Ted Lee

    Ted Lee Lead Actor

    Joined:
    May 8, 2001
    Messages:
    8,390
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    amazon just confirmed shipment. hopefully i'll have it within a week or so.
    i'll try to post my thoughts after i've had time to mess with it.
    [​IMG]
     
  16. Ted Lee

    Ted Lee Lead Actor

    Joined:
    May 8, 2001
    Messages:
    8,390
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0

Share This Page