Posts Tagged: review

Marantz AV7005 Audio Processor Review

Marantz AV7005 Audio Processor Review

I recently had an opportunity to work on several Marantz AV7005 audio processors. These units are available for around $1500. I found it to be a very capable unit. The audio processing sounded very good and the flexibility of the unit was great for it’s price point. The biggest feature missing from this for me… Read more

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Panamorph DC1 Light Loss Measurements

I recently had the opportunity to compare a UH480 and a DC1 Panamorph anamorphic lens. The light loss measured with my PR-670 for the UH480 was 1.7% while the DC1 was 0.6%. This alone does not seem like a good reason to purchase a DC1 over the UH480.

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Astro A40 Wireless Dolby Surround Headphones Review

I recently tested a pair of Astro A40 wireless headphones which many consider the best Dolby Surround headphones out there for home theater use. These cost about $300 with the headphones, transmitter and receiver. The receiver only accepts an optical input and supports 2 channel PCM and Dolby Digital signals. This system supports Dolby surround… Read more

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Runco LS-10i Three Chip DLP Projector Review

I recently had the opportunity to calibrate a Runco LS-10i front projector. This is a 3 chip DLP machine with a 260 watt lamp that retails for about $20,000. For a three chip DLP this is a great price point. It also has numerous lenses and generous lens shift for great installation flexibility. What I… Read more