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Kove audio processor

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by m_yota, Feb 4, 2009.

  1. Feb 4, 2009 at 4:59 PM
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    m_yota

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  2. Feb 4, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    I know people that swear by them, but I am not particularly a fan. From my limited experience and exposure to them, they are a sound shaper and not an equalizer. I want as flat a response as possible, not a boost in the upper and lower frequencies (past an audible level).
     
  3. Feb 5, 2009 at 8:35 AM
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    Mr Marv

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    APHEX Processor w/ Big Bottom lows and Aural Exciter highs plus 4-Way Fader

    * AX-1 Aphex in-dash processor.
    * The AX-1 uses smart circuitry
    * Equalizers simply boost up a static bass or treble frequency.
    * Harmonic enhancements.
    * Intensifies the bass harmonics
    * Massive sound improvements on both the high-end detail and the bottom end of the bass output.

    That is a very interesting description to say the least ("Big Bottom lows and Aural Exciter", "Massive sound improvements on both the high-end detail and the bottom end of the bass output." :eek: ) but if you like it that's all that really matters! :) On the other hand you may be quite surprised to find out just how good you can make a car sound with good speakers, proper installation and proper tuning. :D
     
  4. Feb 5, 2009 at 10:58 AM
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    atsaubrey

    atsaubrey Dealer/Sales Rep for Sundown Audio.

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    Agreed, looks like an unneccesay addition to the signal chain that probably does little to make an actual improvement on anything.
     
  5. Feb 5, 2009 at 11:17 PM
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    m_yota

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    I see what you guys are saying, however if you have not tried this or heard this work before :(. The studios use these to correct the imperfections. A good friend of mine has an awesome setup mainly for comp. boston acoustic (highest model), tru technology amps (shredder), DD9512 x2. I mean the works. Up until I made him sample this processor. Night and day. You can put this piece down, but others who have it. Won't sell it. :D:playball:
     
  6. Feb 7, 2009 at 5:18 AM
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    sooner07

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    I stand by what I said; I know guys that swear by them, but I am not a fan. I am looking for a fairly flat response (what sounds best to me) but this processor acts like a loudness control, unnaturally spiking the high frequencies and puts an annoying boost from the low mid range to the sub frequencies (120 Hz- 20 Hz).

    Some guys love it, I don't. If you like it then this is of no consequence to you. Just another opinion for others reading this.
     
  7. Feb 7, 2009 at 11:06 PM
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    m_yota

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    cool. I'l respect that.
     
  8. Feb 8, 2009 at 8:25 AM
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    Mr Marv

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    I respect the fact that you respect somebody else's opinion. :proposetoast:
     
  9. Feb 8, 2009 at 11:37 AM
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    sooner07

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    I respect that someone has respect for someone having the respect to respect my opinion. Respect.
     
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