[Skunkworks] Home Theatres comparison

Peter Karunyu pkarunyu at gmail.com
Tue Nov 8 14:07:57 EAT 2016


Do I agree with you that the loudness of a home theatre is its defining
character?

Most absolutely *NOT*!



On Tue, Nov 8, 2016 at 12:59 PM, Alvin Ochola <ajochola at gmail.com> wrote:

> @Peter  am sure you agree with me now :-)
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> On 8 November 2016 at 12:36, Kevin Kamonye <kevin.kamonye at gmail.com>
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>> I would recommend building an android-based system yourself. Am currently
>> doing this for my car and the results are spectacular so far. The pros of
>> this approach;
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>> - You can spec out the system with the best of the best (amps, woofer,
>> mids, tweeters, cabling, eq, x-overs etc.)
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>> - Android, especially with the right hardware, is a beast. You get all
>> the flexibility and media support that you would need for a long long time
>> - all you need to know is how to flash and test the latest ROMs
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>> - $$aving$$
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>> Regards,
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>> *Kevin*
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>> On 8 November 2016 at 11:00, Alvin Ochola via skunkworks <
>> skunkworks at lists.my.co.ke> wrote:
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>>> It's been there for decades !
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>>> On 8 November 2016 at 10:50, Denis G. Wahome <dwahome at gmail.com> wrote:
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>>>> HK
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>>>> www.harmankardon.com
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>>>> I think Sight and Sound have a showroom.
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>>>> D
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>>>> On Tue, Nov 8, 2016 at 8:10 AM, Alvin Ochola via skunkworks <
>>>> skunkworks at lists.my.co.ke> wrote:
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>>>>> @Peter I tend to doubt that lol
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>>>>> On 8 November 2016 at 08:04, Peter Karunyu <pkarunyu at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> @Alvin, it is the clarity of sound that matters to the audiophiles
>>>>>> here, not loudness or raw power.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Tue, Nov 8, 2016 at 8:01 AM, Alvin Ochola via skunkworks <
>>>>>> skunkworks at lists.my.co.ke> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> How loud is this ''home music'' you guys have ?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Alvin Ochola
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>>>>>>> On 7 November 2016 at 19:07, Dennis Kioko via skunkworks <
>>>>>>> skunkworks at lists.my.co.ke> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> From my own view, Sony offers better quality than Samsung and LG
>>>>>>>> for home sound.  On the upper end, you have the likes of Bose.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Mon, 7 Nov 2016, 11:49 Paul Njoroge via skunkworks, <
>>>>>>>> skunkworks at lists.my.co.ke> wrote:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Hey audiophiles,
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Can anyone recommend a soundbar, and if so what are the best
>>>>>>>>> brands?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Regards
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On 12 March 2014 at 22:48, Odhiambo Washington <odhiambo at gmail.com
>>>>>>>>> > wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I also have a 3 year old LG - Model HT965
>>>>>>>>> <http://www.lg.com/ae/support-product/lg-HT965TZ>. It has BT,
>>>>>>>>> Ipod dock, Karaoke, USB, 2 HDMI in, 1 HDMI out...
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I suggest you visit Hot Point, Sarit and see what they have there..
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On 12 March 2014 22:37, Dennis Kioko <dmbuvi at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> What model?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On Wednesday, 12 March 2014, Okechukwu <okechukwu at gmail.com>
>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Bluetooth is very basic (& a must), my 3 year old LG home theatre
>>>>>>>>> had it!
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> ./Ok3ch
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On Wed, Mar 12, 2014 at 8:25 PM, Dennis Kioko <dmbuvi at gmail.com>
>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> So,
>>>>>>>>> After more than 6 years of listening to music on my Creative SBS
>>>>>>>>> A300s and Logitec/Sennheiser earphones , I think I'm becoming deaf and
>>>>>>>>> therefore no longer in a position to appreciate the bass in the Creatives.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I would like to replace them with a hometheatre that offers some
>>>>>>>>> great sound reproduction in the 50 Hz range upwards.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> However, I am surprised that most of what I am seeing here (
>>>>>>>>> http://www.jumia.co.ke/home-theatre/)  does not offer bluetooth
>>>>>>>>> pairing or even DNLA.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I thought stuff in this age should even have a mobile app to
>>>>>>>>> control the damn thing? Are the Koreans and Japanese running out of steam?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> with Regards:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> blog.denniskioko.com <http://www.denniskioko.com/>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
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