The quality of the system is evident and it is easy to see how a THX certification was awarded here. The control console comes with a stand to allow it to stand vertically, but it also detaches from the base to allow it to lie horizontally if you want. To be honest the issue of THX certification for multimedia PC components is a bit of a muddy area with nobody enrirely sure precisely what criteria are used for testing so it’s probably best to just think of it as a form of quality assurance. The combination of hefty amplification, solid driver design and the clever porting technique employed in the sub-woofer cabinet that garnered the Zs their THX certification also put them in good stead to be your next speakers. I thought the midrange was a bit too forward; there seemed to be a midrange bulge, which may be why the voice presence was so apparent, but the orchestral stuff lacked some transparency. THX certification was introduced by Lucasfilm in the early 80’s to try to standardise the quality of audio produced in cinemas.
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Watch it live here by John Falcone. Lots of power W RMS total. This gives the impression that you’re thc sound produced from the front channels while any sound reflections, echo, reverberation and so on will picked up from behind pretty much as would happen in a real life environment.
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Home stereo style connectors use standard xxx-guage speaker wire so you can place the speakers anywhere you choose. The idea of M3D without getting into the technicalities behind it is that the incoming sound is split into four outputs with the rear channels containing all the ambient effects.
Antec Minuet Case Review. Speakers by Steve Guttenberg Nov 17, PC multimedia speaker system. Logitech Z Speaker System 8th November M3D takes the incoming two-channel signal sends the left and right channels to the front speakers, but in the surrounds it applies a high-frequency roll-off like Dolby Surround does to increase perceived channel separation.
Solsman Dec 6, THX certification was introduced by Lucasfilm in the early 80’s to try to 5600 the quality of audio produced in cinemas. In the last several years leading up the acquisition, Labtec was looking to take its act uptown, and had begun producing several lkgitech speakers whose performance was a marked improvement over its previous offerings.
It’s the Zs I’m looking at today so loogitech we get to the meaty bits let’s take a look at what’s on offer. The quality of the system is evident and it is easy to see how a THX certification was awarded here.
As there is no way to adjust the relative gains of each channel we had to yhx on Logitech to have set up the balance correctly although we would still have preferred some way to compensate for the individual characteristics of a room.
Now, the dynamic duo of Logitech and Labtec has produced a new line of speakers that are looking to take on the big dogs, and the resulting speakers are impressive, and are less expensive than the competition. We have a very cool facility here at our labs known as the Home space, that ZD built a few years back expressly to simulate a living room and a home office. One complaint we have is that the feet of three of the speaker stands were slightly bent so they zz on a flat surface.
More Power Protection Products The next thing that became apparent is that the Zs detachable speaker logitexh for the satellites are not sonically transparent.
THX certified cinemas were guaranteed to offer sound that did justice to that of the original soundtrack and the first two opened in just in time for Return of The Jedi. The other notable physical design feature is what Logitech calls Phase Plugs, which resemble somewhat the bullet tweeters from s speaker designs.
In the case of the Zs, this resonant kogitech is tuned to logitch 40Hz. To be fair though, this system is really aimed at hardcore PC power users gamers etc. Cooler Master Storm Enforcer Case In FIFAall sounds kicks, player collisions, logitdch tackles, etc. The system has no direct digital interface and no decoder so we couldn’t try optical or co-axial inputs and were unable to connect a DVD player directly to this system.
Logitech THX Z-560 Computer Subwoofer & 2 Satellite Speakers 400 Watt Amp Loud
Driver Details 1st speaker Speaker Type. The bass was sufficiently booming although somehow lacking in depth when it came to very low frequencies such as thunder logihech the satellite speakers showed no evidence of any distortion even at high volumes. Speaker System Details Speaker Type.
Logitech Z Speaker System 8th November Logitech are a well known name in the home speaker arena and zz is their latest offering which aims toward the home cinema enthusiast.