What DVDs have THX Optimizer?
THX-APPROVED DVDs YOU MAY ALREADY OWN: Selected highlights include the remastered Alien box-set, Finding Nemo, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Lion King, Pearl Harbor, Pirates of the Caribbean, all six Star Wars titles, Titanic and Toy Story (1 and 2).
What is a THX DVD?
THX Ltd. is an American company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, and founded in 1974 by George Lucas. It develops the “THX” high fidelity audio/visual reproduction standards for movie theaters, screening rooms, home theaters, computer speakers, gaming consoles, car audio systems, and video games.
What is THX Optimizer?
The THX Optimizer is a standard inclusion with (almost) every THX-certified DVD. Its point is to allow people to calibrate their systems with a standardized system, including SMPTE color bars (on the original THX Optimode only) as well as a special Tint test for those of whom have the special THX blue glasses.
Was THX 1138 remastered?
In 1977, after the success of Star Wars, THX 1138 was re-released with the footage that had been deleted by Warner Bros., for the 1971 Studio Theatrical release, edited back in, but still did not gain popularity.
What version of THX 1138 do I have?
Warner Bros. THX 1138 was developed from Lucas’s student film Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB, which he made in 1967 while attending the USC School of Cinematic Arts….Soundtrack.
|Soundtrack album by Lalo Schifrin|
Is there an app for TV calibration?
As its name kind of suggests, EZCal is all about making it easier to calibrate your television so that it delivers pictures that match established picture standards – and in doing so resemble as closely as possible the look filmmakers wanted you to see when they created their masterpieces in professional mastering …
Is THX tune up good?
I previously noted that THX had released its Tune-Up App for iOS devices (Android version coming later in the year) and after testing it this evening on two different TVs and speaker setups I can tell you that this app is a serious winner.
Can you calibrate your own TV?
Can I calibrate my TV myself? The short answer is yes, you can calibrate your new 4K HDR TV yourself. There are generally a number of presets built into new TV’s calibration menus. You’ll often see these options called Cinema, Sports, or Vivid.
What dB should my surround sound speakers be at?
As a general rule speakers should be set between 70-80 dB in volume. This can be established using a decibel meter. Several variables impact this, including the position of the speakers, the distance between them, and the acoustics of the room.