Tag Archives: Audio Calibration & Set-Up

Audyssey XT32 vs. Parametric EQ: A Comparison of Manual vs Automagic Calibrations

Setting the Stage for Battle! Earlier this year Acoustic Frontiers had the opportunity to improve a two channel and home theater system in Tucson, Arizona.  Our client owned a Polk / Onkyo system which incorporated the latest Audyssey XT32 ‘room correction’ algorithms. However he was unhappy with overall sound quality and wanted to know how […]

Home Theater Calibration 101: Speaker Levels, Distances and Subwoofer Phase

Introduction This blog article will teach you about home theater calibration – in particular how to calibrate the audio side of your home theater pre-processor (pre-pro) or audio visual receiver (AVR). I’m not going to cover the video side. The three basic elements of audio calibration in home theater setup are: Speaker and subwoofer levels […]