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Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-19-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,859
Posted By HofstraJet
While I understand and appreciate the need for...

While I understand and appreciate the need for convenience, if anyone is saying that the difference between a well mastered blu ray and a digital copy is negligible needs better equipment and/or a...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-16-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 90
Posted By HofstraJet
Throw Distance - Epson PowerLite Pro Cinema 6030UB

I'm installing an Epson PowerLite Pro Cinema 6030UB in my sister's house. The room is pretty dark with some ambient light during the day. The screen is a 96" 1.78 Carada Criterion Brilliant White...
Forum: Screens   04-16-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,560
Views: 285,333
Posted By HofstraJet
Thanks to all of the suggestions in this thread,...

Thanks to all of the suggestions in this thread, I just ordered a 96" 1.76 BW Criterion screen for my sister's house to pair with her Epson PowerLite Pro Cinema 6030UB. The room is pretty dark, but...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-07-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 216
Posted By HofstraJet
That describes the room well. :eek: Glad I...

That describes the room well. :eek:

Glad I asked the question before getting invested in the project.

Once I have the specs on the new room, I will post again asking for screen advice.
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-07-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 216
Posted By HofstraJet
Thanks, everyone. Looks like it is a bad idea to...

Thanks, everyone. Looks like it is a bad idea to put the projector in this room, which was my original inclination but thought it might be possible (I'm not very current in projectors). I'm going to...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-07-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 216
Posted By HofstraJet
Screen Suggestions for Bright Room

Apologies in advance since I know the answer is in the forums, but I'm under the gun to get an answer and don't have time to do my normal research.

My sister just moved and needs to install her...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-21-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3,519
Views: 425,053
Posted By HofstraJet
Any difference between E500i-B1 and E550i-B2...

Any difference between E500i-B1 and E550i-B2 other than the size?

Thanks!
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-30-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10,404
Views: 1,299,351
Posted By HofstraJet
Cool Thanks! That's exactly the same issue, confirming...

Thanks! That's exactly the same issue, confirming the DLNA issue. Further proof is that after leaving the TV connected to my home network for several hours, it is now working. I guess it was...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-30-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 10,404
Views: 1,299,351
Posted By HofstraJet
Just an update - the replacement set arrived, is...

Just an update - the replacement set arrived, is on firmware 1.34.44.0080, and has the same issue so it apparently isn't firmware related.

I connected to my network both through wired and wireless...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-23-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3,252
Views: 436,009
Posted By HofstraJet
I have both of the devices you mention and agree...

I have both of the devices you mention and agree with your assessment. I haven't noticed any material differences in PQ, but the 85 has Amazon - 360 doesn't. And the 360 has advertising on the bottom...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10,404
Views: 1,299,351
Posted By HofstraJet
It's entirely possible that the update was...

It's entirely possible that the update was downloaded but never applied when the TV was disconnected. Anyway, I will find out next week when the replacement set arrives. I will try and update and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-12-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10,404
Views: 1,299,351
Posted By HofstraJet
They are that stupid - it just downloaded to my...

They are that stupid - it just downloaded to my set today. :eek:
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-12-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 10,404
Views: 1,299,351
Posted By HofstraJet
I have an M401i-A3 that was unplugged from wifi...

I have an M401i-A3 that was unplugged from wifi for a while. When it connected to wifi, it immediately updated firmware to 1.60.10-004.0080 and now the set is totally unresponsive to the remote or...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   11-17-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 18,244
Posted By HofstraJet
I saw it this weekend in 70mm at the Museum of...

I saw it this weekend in 70mm at the Museum of Discovery and Science IMAX in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Agree with the general consensus on the sound and the at times unintelligible dialogue. The bass was...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-08-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 296
Views: 41,572
Posted By HofstraJet
I was indeed referring to the 360 with my...

I was indeed referring to the 360 with my advertising comment. They are there. Simply unreal. Will take pics and post when I have time.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-14-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 2,572
Views: 202,055
Posted By HofstraJet
They used to have an analog one that was the...

They used to have an analog one that was the go-to unit for things like this, but I couldn't find it on their website. Maybe is is no longer made.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-14-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 2,572
Views: 202,055
Posted By HofstraJet
One of the few things radio shack is still good...

One of the few things radio shack is still good for: www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=12680845
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-13-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 14,289
Posted By HofstraJet
Can't bring myself to get rid of my 73"...

Can't bring myself to get rid of my 73" Mitsubishi rear projection CRT. Running through a Lumagen Vision HDQ it still looks fantastic.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-13-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 41,572
Posted By HofstraJet
For one, if your receiver can decode the hi-res...

For one, if your receiver can decode the hi-res audio formats such as DTS-HD MA and Dolby TrueHD, you would get those formats as they cannot be transmitted over optical or coaxial digital cables due...
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   06-13-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,487
Posted By HofstraJet
Easier to keep track of which is which! :) ...

Easier to keep track of which is which! :)

But seriously, no particular reason - was just curious to see what the difference was. Didn't matter all that much to me since both were never to be seen...
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   06-13-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,487
Posted By HofstraJet
Another vote for Redmere cables from Monoprice. I...

Another vote for Redmere cables from Monoprice. I just installed two 50' cables, one of the previously linked ones and this one:...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-12-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5,156
Views: 780,997
Posted By HofstraJet
I get nothing from any source playing on the Fire...

I get nothing from any source playing on the Fire TV, not even the audible clicks of navigating around the menus. I turned off DD+ over HDMI in the menu but that didn't help. Only get audio through...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-09-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 5,156
Views: 780,997
Posted By HofstraJet
I am experiencing an odd issue with Amazon...

I am experiencing an odd issue with Amazon FireTV: I cannot get HDMI audio to play on the Denon.

If I plug the FireTV directly into the TV, audio and video come through fine. But if I plug the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-03-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2,572
Views: 202,055
Posted By HofstraJet
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by kikkenit2 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1465259/yamaha-rx-v-75-series-owners-thread/1200_100#post_24789198)

Other than party...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-03-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 2,572
Views: 202,055
Posted By HofstraJet
Is the 775 worth $100 more than the 675? Doesn't...

Is the 775 worth $100 more than the 675? Doesn't seem like it as I don't need the wifi adapter nor do I need simultaneous HD outputs. Party mode seems to be the only real added feature, but there...
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