Haha , That’s so cool, I’m loving my Yamaha rx-a 3070 even more so now that I did, I can’t believe the difference those couple points made, my speakers are, fronts Polk Signature Series S60’s, centre and all atmos, surrounds are bookshelf Accusound reference 8.6xd 200w 8ohm, my subwoofers are two Accusound 200w rms class a/b amps and two Emotiva 300w rms class D amps, configuration front/rears, the yamaha feeds the emotiva’s and accusounds are daisy chained to them, they sound great together, the best of both worlds, it’s been a pretty low budget set up, but with a sound that’s a worth a million dollars even more so now that I found your info, I’m very grateful for, my next learning curve is parametric EQ, just to improve things that little bit more, also a little room treatment, then I’ll be having it at all at it’s best. Have a question regarding YPAO manual setup. That’s where an attenuator comes in. We already have your request. Uncompromising Value. The negative number scale is a more accurate way to indicate the volume output. For example, with the speakers I have with a distance of 10feet the speaker level can be set to 0db or so to reach reference. If you are sitting right in front of a wall, some treatment on the wall. 1. Before anything else, you should go into the Manual Setup section under Speaker Setup and set the amp assignment correctly, dependent on which speaker terminals you used for which speakers and whether you used external amplification. Depending on the installation height of the surround speakers, In this case, set “Virtual Presence Speaker” to “Off”. front VPS when no front presence speakers are connected, and creates ), Selects whether to output video signals during the Pure Direct mode Adjusts the delay between video and audio by holding My receiver pushes 100w per channel but my speakers (micca mb42x) are rated for 75w. Supreme Performance. For now, just reset your Yamaha to its factory settings and then simply use multi point measurement without angle /height. However, this is where it ends for me. Subwoofer-output frequency response (crossover set to 80 Hz): 24 dB/octave (approx.) You could try the cardboard thing but it might be a little difficult unless it’s very stiff cardboard. audio. when “Auto/Manual Select” is set to “Manual”. I have set for all speakers a crossover at 80HZ. Is there a way to determine how much power in watts is going to my speakers based on this number? 1. I was shocked and horrified to learn that after spending almost AU$10K on his setup, he didn’t bother to go through the expert setup procedure, he simply placed the mic on the couch (a big no no), measured one microphone position and off he went. Our flagship 9.2-channel (11.2-ch processing) AV receiver was bred for versatility and engineering performance with two ESS SABRE™ DACs (one ES9007S and one ES9026PRO), seven HDMI inputs, three HDMI outputs, Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™, Multi-Zone functionality, Phono input, Wi-Fi®, YPAO™ with Precision EQ and much more. Hi, thanks for taking the time to write this article up. even at night or at low volumes. The bass in some frequencies are loud and rumbled. Distortion (THD+N, 1 kHz, 8 ohms): 0.01% Noise level (A-wtd): -89.1 Frequency response: <10 Hz to 200 kHz +0, -2.3 dB. A Sound Champion. -30.0 dB to +15.0 dB (5.0 dB increments). Is the A1080 is defective in my case. Yes that is fine! Thanks. Your receiver is calibrated at a reference volume level of 0db (no adjustments, 100% reference level). ah, okay thanks. Using Yam RX-A660 in 5.1.2 system w/Elac Debut 5.2 fronts and center. If you have multiple couches, I recommend, doing more positions on the couch that will be your primary listening position and doing the rest on the other couch(es) following the above principles. Featuring the highest quality in components for amplifiers, pair it with the CX-A5200 AV Preamplifier Processor for the ultimate theater experience.