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Old 06-06-2017, 04:40 AM   #221
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But isn't that the same as turning up your master volume by 6dB when playing back a source ?
Probably; I just prefer the audio to be more "forceful," so to speak, at a lower overall master volume number (hence the desire to also use Onkyo's "IntelliVolume," as we have discussed here).

My systems have NEVER distorted, sounded shrill or harsh or experienced any kind of headroom exhaustion using these dB values -- even at higher SPLs.
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Probably; I just prefer the audio to be more "forceful," so to speak, at a lower overall master volume number (hence the desire to also use Onkyo's "IntelliVolume," as we have discussed here).

My systems have NEVER distorted, sounded shrill or harsh or experienced any kind of headroom exhaustion using these dB values -- even at higher SPLs.


Whatever floats your boat, I guess ........................

But personally ................... I'd prefer a more accurate/real world scale
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Whatever floats your boat, I guess ........................

But personally ................... I'd prefer a more accurate/real world scale
What makes your approach any more "real world" than mine?
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What makes your approach any more "real world" than mine?
Well ............................... Just the fact that you're using the different gains that are there to balance the system for some kinda false boost so that your master volume reads lower for a given SPL

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Well ............................... Just the fact that you're using the different gains that are there to balance the system for some kinda false boost so that your master volume reads lower for a given SPL

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[Show spoiler]But like I said whatever works for you

I keep waiting for Nigel Tufnel to join this conversation.
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I keep waiting for Nigel Tufnel to join this conversation.
........................... I know

But it's like rigging your speedometer to read 50 mph when you're really doing 70 mph ........................ *








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Well ............................... Just the fact that you're using the different gains that are there to balance the system for some kinda false boost so that your master volume reads lower for a given SPL

I guess *






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[Show spoiler]But like I said whatever works for you
But I'm still in the "real world"...just a few dBs above you at a given volume point...

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Why did you have this statement as a spoiler?

In response to that, anyway, it all balances out in the end...
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Who?
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Oh, yes...I didn't immediately connect the "Turn It Up To 11" reference...
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