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Tilt Tone Control for Headphones / Speakers

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I don't know a single gamer who would need to use a tilt effect though. Maybe there are, but how many ?

A serious gamer who really cares about latency would probably discard everything that could affect CPU, GPU and/or latency, possibly including EAPO itself.

Anyway, if there is a latency penalty but that penalty is inferior to the screen's refresh rate, then once again, "it's all good". Even for a 144 Hz display, the penalty would have to be bigger than 7ms to even become remotely noticeable. And I doubt a single GEQ or PEQ filter has such a penalty.

My guess is that only for musicians that could make a difference. It's as good a guess as the guy who posted in the other forum's topic.

Here, this one is not a gif.

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Ok man, stop polluting this thread with your gifs/pics, it's not constructive & not appreciated.

To be honest it sounds like you don't know much about gaming, I'm one of the most "successful" players in BF1 for example, and I use Harman Curve EQ for Virtual 7.1 Surround, and the Latency penalty is 0.0ms as you can see down in the Analysis Panel:
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A latency penalty for sound in gaming would be important to consider, because our reaction time to sound cues is less than it is for visual cues, so your 144Hz screen comment is not relevant. Anyway, that's a tangent......if you do find out what the millisecond penalty would be on a certain system then post it back up sometime, otherwise that's enough.
 

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Hi @Jose Hidalgo

I have downloaded MS 1.22 but I an getting "Wrong CheckPNGFiles value (1 or 0 only) in Settings.ini" error. I can't find the line with that syntax in the Settings.ini..... did I miss out something in other places?
 

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@Robbo99999 : maybe if you were a little less aggressive ? You know, you can't control what others post in a given thread, including pics and gifs. You are among the ones that post lots of pics BTW (REW screens for instance). Plus the fact that YOU use a Harman EQ curve doesn't mean that other gamers do too. I'm willing to bet that a huge part of them doesn't even know what a Harman curve is. But nevermind.

@Thalis : wrong thread buddy, Robbo is about to tell you that you are "polluting" his thread too. Let's leave him with his thread. ;)
 
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Hi folks, I found a more linear tone control than the one I introduced in the first post of this thread. I found it over on miniDSP forums, someone had mathematically worked out the most linear (straight line) tone control represented by parametric filters. It's three High Shelf Filters acting together (you'd set the Gain to the same value to each one): 63Hz Q0.5 / 632Hz Q0.5 / 6324Hz Q0.5

(I'll update the first post of this thread with this new finding).
 

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Posted this in another topic. But this is what I use as a tilt control for my DT-770's. It's just a simple two point variable graphic EQ in Equalizer APO's Configuration Editor. I adjust the amount of tilt when needed by simply selecting the point at 20 kHz (with a dragbox), and moving it higher or lower, usually with the up/down arrow keys on my keyboard, which work in 1 dB steps.

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If your headphones have too much bass (instead of too much treble, like the DT-770), then you'd want to leave the point at 20 kHz set at 0 dB, and just move the point at 20 Hz lower. Otherwise you'd have to include a Preamp control to prevent clipping in the higher frequencies... which shouldn't really be necessary with the above setup.
 
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