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Originally Posted by lattyware View Post
From the first comment there.

What a fool. I hate people who say things like that. It's his money, he should decide what he does with it, and just because you have money doesn't mean you should give it away.

Other than that, damn cool. Going OTT is what being extremely rich is all about.
That's exactly what I thought when I read that comment. I mean, if you're rich, is it your duty to donate it all to charity? No.
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The same as it would sound while using my headphones...
Riiiight...
Last time I checked, there aren't any headphones where you can feel the bass in your chest.
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I wish I had that kind of cash lying around.
    
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I wish I could have just one of those speakers, I'm sure he could spare a couple
    
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6 mil?! I would have bought a mansion instead 0_0
That's a lot of speakers :0
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did you guys look at the specs of the projector?


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post #27 of 30
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did you guys look at the specs of the projector?


I can imagine how much the power bill would be
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Oh man, Ratatouille in $6 million surround sound! Totally worth it!
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post #29 of 30
If I had that kind of money to burn, I'd probably do the same thing.
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post #30 of 30
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Originally Posted by Jacko87 View Post
Looks like a majority of he $6 Million was for sound alone...I don't get sound people, I can not tell the difference in most "high quality" sounds. I have these cheapo $15 Philips speakers that plug into my laptops headphones jack that I think sound the same as my girlfriends brothers super high quality BOSE speakers that cost who knows how much. Only difference is his speakers are louder. I think its the placebo effect in most cases.
I beat you! I've got $5 speakers!

And I must admit, they sound great. Easily rival my Uncle's $50 speakers, which don't accurately reproduce loud noises. Now he wants some $150 ones... ...wish he'd just accept some $5 cheapies.

Interestingly, my $5 speakers sound better than all the SennHeiser headsets I've tried. I guess it's harder to get good quality audio from a headset...but those headsets can be expensive!...

I can't fault the guy; he's done an amazing thing, which I'd classify as R&D. If nothing else, we'll get better movie theatres from his experimentation.
     
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