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#430471 - 11/12/18 02:01 PM New EP500 sub - rerunning Audyssey -what settings?
chapin99 Offline
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Hi, all. I have a new EP500 sub to go with my M80’s, QS4’s, and VP150. I want to re-run Audyssey for the new sub. using my Denon 4310 ci receiver. Any suggestions on settings at the sub or within Denon? Specifically, I do not know what the subsonic filter is - should it be off during setup? And what level do I set the sub crossover? Any suggestions or advice will be welcomed! I would like to have everything done right so I only run audyssey one time. Also, I believe audyssey says to put the sub’s volume to 1/2 way up. That seems high to me. But what do y’all think? Music and m/c hi-rez in particular is what matters most to me, but I do enjoy good movies and tv using the receiver, so would like to get the most from my system. Thanks in advance!
Laura

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#430472 - 11/12/18 03:34 PM Re: New EP500 sub - rerunning Audyssey -what settings? [Re: chapin99]
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The subsonic filter is used to cut out rumble that you might hear from a vinyl record player if it's picking up vibrations. Leave it off if you don't have a record player.

As for the sub cross-over, it's very room and listener dependent. Do not go higher than 80 Hz. When I had M80v2, I crossed over at 80 Hz for movies and 60 Hz for music.

You can put the 500's volume half-way up and your Denon will adjust as necessary. I suggest you start by turning the 500 up about a third.

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#430473 - 11/12/18 05:03 PM Re: New EP500 sub - rerunning Audyssey -what settings? [Re: chapin99]
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Thanjs Mojo. I will definitely start with the volume as you say and I do listen to lots of vinyl, so I will turn that subsonic filter on. I guess that means it must also be on when I do Audyssey? Anyway, thanks for a quick response.

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#430475 - 11/12/18 06:41 PM Re: New EP500 sub - rerunning Audyssey -what settings? [Re: chapin99]
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Yes, turn it on for running Audyssey. You might want to experiment with turning it off for movies.

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