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Discussion in 'AV Receivers & Amplifiers' started by kocl, Oct 29, 2003.

  1. kocl

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    What receiver or processor/Amp do you sugest with
    Audio delay, component output, multi zone, pre outs and good with music 5.1.
    The speakers are kef Q5.

    The budget is 2000/2500 EUR.

    I like a worm sound.
     
  2. Ed Selley

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    I think the Audio Delay feature rules out everything except the Denon 3803 in this price range?
    *stands back awaiting onslaught of corrections :rolleyes:*
     
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    AVR4550 IIRC has delay not sure what it is in Euro Land but £800 ish in UKAs long as it does then perfect or move up to an AVR7500.

    PS what does a worm sound like?:rotfl:
     
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    yamaha rxv 1400 & 2400 both have it :lesson:
     
  5. kocl

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    forgot to tell not yamaha, i have one and don't like it.
     
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    Try the harman Kardon website for your local distributor
     
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    The AVR8500 doesn't have audio delay.
     
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    Pioneer VSX-AX3 and AX5i both have audio delay.
     
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    KOCL Do you mean speaker delay settings? If so then the HK5550 has or do you mean another delay?
     
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    i have the 3803 running 4 q5's and a q9 centre and can reccomend this package as a great av experience.
     
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    Hornydragon - i'm sourcing this from Pioneer's website, they list 'Audio Delay' as features on both aforementioned receivers.
     
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    I am talking about HK amps the user manual for the 5550 lists an audio delay function for each channel but i thought this was standard on all amps!!!
     
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    Oops - sorry :D
     
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    Audio delay on all channels may not solve lip sync issues as the amount of delay is sometimes too limited say to 30ms, which is adequate to sort the differences in speaker placement, but not sufficient to overcome lip sync. Worth checking before you buy
     
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    i mean audio delay, because of the connecting to plasma.
     
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    for lip sync issues then?
     
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    yes.
     

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