7.1 or 6.1 sound DVDs

jsf_mongojsf_mongo Posts: 1
edited January 2002 in Music & Movies
I would like to find some 7.1 DVDs or 6.1, I have seen Gladiator but thats all I know of.
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  • juice21juice21 Posts: 1,866
    edited January 2002
    i believe the haunting and terminator 2 are also in 6.1...
  • trend1trend1 Posts: 36
    edited January 2002
    Here's a list of DTS ES 6.1 Discrete DVD's:

    Bad Taste


    Chicken Run

    Evil Dead, The March 5, 2002


    Haunting, The



    Rush Hour 2


    Stunt Man, The




    DTS-ES discrete CDs

    Don Henley - End Of Innocence
    Studio Voodoo - Studio Voodoo
    Cheryl Crow - Globe Sessions
    Mains: Polk RTi 12 (Bi-Wired)
    Center: Polk CSi 5
    Surrounds: Polk FXi 3
    Rear: Polk FXi 3
    Sub: Polk PSW505
    Receiver: Denon 3805
    Power Amp: 2 Outlaw M-Blocks
  • Sean De FreitasSean De Freitas Posts: 52
    edited January 2002
    So what's the go? I have the RM6600 + PSW 350 sub, which is set for 5.1. How do you create 6.1 and 7.1? What extra speakers does it require, and I am sure my 5.1 amp won't do it, so what equipment exists that will?
    Finally, in reality, will I notice much difference?

  • juice21juice21 Posts: 1,866
    edited January 2002
    first you have to have a reciever or pre/pro that will decode DTS ES or THX EX surround modes, both 6.1. secondly, you need to purchase one or two more polk speakers, depending if you can set up for 6.1 or 7.1 (7.1 is basically 2 center rear speaker's rather than 1, but at this point, i believe all reciever's will just send these speakers the same signal, still being 6.1). hearing this in a system will make you want it. it adds alot of depth the the rear sound stage and it is much fuller...
  • joe logstonjoe logston Posts: 882
    edited January 2002
    there is no 7.1 software, all it is , they take 5.1 and matirx to 7.1 or take 6.1 and split from (same as matrix)the rear center cannel to 7.1. in the prossceser in your receiver the dvd software is 2.1, 5.1, 6.1 incoded in dd ex or and dts es there is no 7.1 yet every one is still waiting. the movie cos. want 6.1 discerte for balance 3 channels in front and 3 channels rear plus lfe channel, they mite go with 6.2 one sub front one in the rear latter on thanks, joe
    . rt-7 mains
    rt-20p surounds
    cs-400i front center
    cs-350 ls rear center
    2 energy take 5, efects
    2- psw-650 , subs
    1- 15" audiosource sub

    lets all go to the next ces.
  • goingganzogoingganzo Posts: 2,797
    edited January 2002
    like inthe old doby pro logic it had 2 rears but they were fed the same info so it would be like anning the pro to a dd setup
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