The Official Pioneer 9G North American KRP-500M / KRP-600M Owner's Discussion Pt. II - Page 238 - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
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post #7111 of 7117 Old 06-14-2016, 09:08 AM
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Can we use a amazon fire stick with our 500M?

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what makes you think you can't?
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My KRP-500M power supply failed. It is the same PS board used in the PRO-101FD. The usual sources for inexpensive pulls have nothing in stock. Does anyone know of any sources for the AXY1203 board other than Pioneer@full retail $?
I ended up buying a new board from Pioneer. They shipped the latest revision of the board directly from Japan and it only took 2 days. The installation was easy and the KRP is alive once again!


BTW, my tweaked 500M compares well with my new LG OLED, except maybe in overall light output, size (50 vs 55), and pop. So for me, the cost of the new power supply was definitely worth it.
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I ended up buying a new board from Pioneer. They shipped the latest revision of the board directly from Japan and it only took 2 days. The installation was easy and the KRP is alive once again!


BTW, my tweaked 500M compares well with my new LG OLED, except maybe in overall light output, size (50 vs 55), and pop. So for me, the cost of the new power supply was definitely worth it.
It's amazing that you can still get parts in the U.S.
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It's amazing that you can still get parts in the U.S.
Yes, as long as one is willing to pay a premium for them, probably due to the direct Japan sourcing. For the 500M, it is worth it.
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I'm replacing a Pro150 with the 600M. Other than improved black levels and better controls for adjusting the picture, are there other less obvious picture improvements: same or lower panel noise, same or different glass, same or newer anti glare coating etc.?
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