Using ARC Mobile

ARC Mobile is easy. Below is a complete user guide and recommendations from the Anthem team to ensure you get the best possible results of your measurements.

Installing ARC Mobile

  1. Download the app.
  2. Make sure your mobile device is connected to your Wi-Fi network and has Bluetooth enabled if measuring a MartinLogan Dynamo and Paradigm Defiance subwoofers.
  3. Make sure your audio device is powered on and, if applicable, connected to your local area network. MartinLogan Dynamo and Paradigm Defiance subwoofers (which use Bluetooth based control systems) do not require a connection to your network.
  4. Launch the ARC Mobile app, choose Run ARC Mobile, and follow the on-screen instructions.
  5. ARC automatically calculates and uploads room correction and bass management settings. You’ll hear the difference ARC makes.

Taking Measurements Using the Built-in Microphone:

Proper microphone positioning is essential for good results. Multiple mic positions are required to prevent standing waves or boundaries from skewing results. To achieve the best results with ARC Mobile, follow these simple rules.

Taking Measurements Using the External Microphone:

To achieve the best results with ARC Mobile and the external mic, follow these simple rules.

Don’t Make These Common Mistakes!

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