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Dolby Atmos is the name of a surround sound technology announced by Dolby Laboratories in April 2012 and supports up to 128 discrete audio tracks and up to 64 unique speaker feeds

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5.1 vs Dolby Atmos on PC > Receiver > TV setup

My current setup for HTPC is: Intel NUC > Pioneer VSX-S520 > Samsung 7100 Series TV. The receiver is connected to the HDMI CEC port. On the PC, it's impossible to set the sound mode to "5.1" - only "...
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Can rear height speakers be added in parallel?

I have a 7.2 channel Dolby Atmos receiver designed for 5.1.2. Would it be preferable in addition to the front height speakers, to add rear height speakers wired in parallel? In other words, this ...
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Best Microphones for Recording Atmospheres

Hi, I'm looking to buy some microphones to record some outdoor atmospheres (traffic, park, outdoor crowd, etc.). I have experience recording indoor sounds like vocals and foley but no outdoor ...
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Dolby Atmos and the World of Sound Design.

Ok, I think I'm going out on a limb here and creating a huge debate. But this topic deserves to be debated. For those of you who haven't heard or investigated Dolby's new Atmos system, please see ...
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Dolby Atmos announced

Interesting concept, but is it a system for Hollywood blockbusters and 3D films or a system that most cinema owners will see as a "must have" to keep or hopefully even gain visitors? http://vimeo.com/...
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Atmos recording: MS vs. AB vs. XY vs. ORTF

This may be a bit of a beginner's question, but I moved to NYC from australia and left my second Oktava cardioid behind. I need to record some ambiences for a film, and I was wondering what you ...