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post #1741 of 1752 Old 03-08-2016, 04:51 PM
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Settings look good. See if you have to pick the Atmos track on the BD itself.
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Settings look good. See if you have to pick the Atmos track on the BD itself.

I'm told that my fatty PS3 doesn't have the ability to bitstream HD audio. Ended up ordering a stand-alone blu ray player.

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Using the PS3 watching blue ray. If the blue ray disc is 7.1 dta hd. And I have an older reciver that only uses optical out. I can not get a Dolby digital 5.1? Is there anyway around this without having to buy a newer reciver. For my ears Dolby digital 5.1 is all I need
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I'm not sure if this is the correct place for this question or not, if not point me in the right direction, I didn't see a thread for 4k Blu-ray specifically. I had a question about 4k bluray audio and Dolby atmos. I'm thinking of upgrading my system. I was wondering how bluray dolby atmos works. I've read a couple articles that state there are no new audio capabilites for the new uhd bluray spec but they didn t go any more in depth that that. Isn't that what dolby atmos is- upgraded audio capabilite on the new blurays and combined with an atmos avr? If there are no new capabilites what's the point. I've read what atmos is but I don't understand if there are new audio capabilities than how do the uhd blurays incorporate that. If anyone knows of any good articles that discuss this please let me know I couldn't find much.

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Sony & Panny owners; Atmos audio signal??

I tried customer service with both companies & they're clueless regarding Dolby Atmos.

Which current Siny or Panny non-UHD bluray players can correctly send the Atmos audio signal to my Yamaha A2050 with no audio drop-outs???

my current 210P series Panasonic player the audio goes in & out when in bitstream mode. PCM works fine, but of course doesn't carry the ATMOS signal

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I have no problems with Atmos audio when using a Sony BDP-S6500. It's in the process of being replaced by the BDP-S6700, so you should be able to get it for a good price, well under $100.

I really think there's no excuse for any current-model BDP to have audio dropouts when bitstreaming a movie that makes extensive use of Seamless Branching.

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Sony & Panny owners; Atmos audio signal??

Ok Selden; I'll look for best price on the S6500 & thx for reply. Not much action in these bluray player threads like in TVs, Audio receivers & speakers..

And what can the newer S6700 do that the former cannot?
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Ok Selden; I'll look for best price on the S6500 & thx for reply. Not much action in these bluray player threads like in TVs, Audio receivers & speakers..

And what can the newer S6700 do that the former cannot?
Costco has the BDP BX650 for 99.00. It passes ATMOS audio mixes thru to the AVR without concerns.

The BX650 is the same as the 6500. Just includes an HDMI cable.

I believe you don't need a membership to purchase this item. Just add to cart and checkout. Some items are that way.

http://www.costco.com/Sony-BDP-BX650-4K-Upscaling-Streaming-Blu-ray-Player.product.100232668.html
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Ok Selden; I'll look for best price on the S6500 & thx for reply. Not much action in these bluray player threads like in TVs, Audio receivers & speakers..

And what can the newer S6700 do that the former cannot?
The only significant difference that I see in the 6700's manual is the addition of support for Bluetooth.

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I hope Closed Captioning is considered under "audio setup". I have the OPPO BDP-93 with the latest firmware and a , with a Denon 4311-CI.

No problelms with 5.1 audio from the Oppo through the Denon either for Blu-Ray disks or Netflix. Closed Captioning and Subtitles work fine with disks, but I can't for the life of me figure out how to turn on Closed Captioning in Netflix. Show is Wentworth, and through the smaller LG tv, which has it's own Netflix interface, I can turn on Closed Captioning easilyl - so I know the show has them. Can't find a place to see "Audio Options" in the Oppo Netflix interface, though. The Subtitles, Audio, and SAP buttons don't do anything when I'm watching Netflix. They work find for disks.
Others must have run across this, but a search of the Oppo BDP-93 thread didn't find it.

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I hope Closed Captioning is considered under "audio setup". I have the OPPO BDP-93 with the latest firmware and a , with a Denon 4311-CI.

No problelms with 5.1 audio from the Oppo through the Denon either for Blu-Ray disks or Netflix. Closed Captioning and Subtitles work fine with disks, but I can't for the life of me figure out how to turn on Closed Captioning in Netflix. Show is Wentworth, and through the smaller LG tv, which has it's own Netflix interface, I can turn on Closed Captioning easilyl - so I know the show has them. Can't find a place to see "Audio Options" in the Oppo Netflix interface, though. The Subtitles, Audio, and SAP buttons don't do anything when I'm watching Netflix. They work find for disks.
Others must have run across this, but a search of the Oppo BDP-93 thread didn't find it.

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You should post your question in the Oppo 93 thread.
Okay. Will delete this after posting there. Thanks.

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