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Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-01-2016, 08:07 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
There's a fix for this problem in the current...

There's a fix for this problem in the current "Public Beta" firmware. Install this via USB stick. Details here:

http://www.oppodigital.com/blu-ray-bdp-103/BDP103-firmware-83-0918B.aspx

--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-01-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2,695
Views: 196,646
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Same reason it's not wise to yell "OPPO!" in a...

Same reason it's not wise to yell "OPPO!" in a crowded movie theater.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-28-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13,902
Views: 1,136,416
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ If you have HDMI 1 cabled when you are testing...

^ If you have HDMI 1 cabled when you are testing HDMI 2, try physically unplugging the HDMI 1 output and check HDMI 2 again.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-28-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2,695
Views: 196,646
Posted By Bob Pariseau
When OPPO publishes specs, the Beta Testers will...

When OPPO publishes specs, the Beta Testers will be free to discuss/explain the specs.

When the player actually ships (i.e., OPPO starts taking orders), the Beta Testers will be free to discuss...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-24-2016, 06:12 AM
Replies: 14,656
Views: 835,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The only thing I can test with 60fps is my...

The only thing I can test with 60fps is my Satellite box with 720p/60 stations like ESPN. Unfortunately I have optical out from tv to receiver for DirecTV, so I don't notice any sync issues.[/QUOTE]...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-24-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 14,656
Views: 835,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Yes, that's the same result I get. The long video...

Yes, that's the same result I get. The long video processing time is enough to handle both /24 and TruMotion together. Try the same test with /60 going into the display and you'll see what I'm...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-23-2016, 09:50 PM
Replies: 14,656
Views: 835,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ With /60 HDMI video fed into the E6, and HDMI...

^ With /60 HDMI video fed into the E6, and HDMI audio to an AVR, it is easy to see the 120 ms difference in audio sync between TruMotion on (any setting) and TruMotion OFF. It's the difference based...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-23-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14,656
Views: 835,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Question regarding TruMotion > User with...

Question regarding TruMotion > User with de-Judder and de-Blur both set to 0

Does anyone have any reason to believe that TruMotion > User (0/0) is *NOT* the same as TruMotion > OFF?

If you feed...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-22-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2,036
Views: 151,936
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Don't feel too bad. There's a reason why,...

^ Don't feel too bad. There's a reason why, "Have you Tried Turning it Off and Back On Again" is an Internet meme.

As for stupid, take heart that there are people even more, umm, challenged out...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-22-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 44,651
Views: 3,835,860
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The Zone 3 trick is not complicated. Of...

^ The Zone 3 trick is not complicated. Of course it assumes you are not really USING Zone 3 audio. Power up Zone 3 using either the remote or the Front Panel button, and leave it powered up.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-21-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 2,007
Views: 250,093
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Do you have another HDMI DSD source you can...

^ Do you have another HDMI DSD source you can feed into that DAC? This is to see if the problem is in the DAC's handling of the start and end of HDMI DSD streams.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-20-2016, 05:15 PM
Replies: 2,695
Views: 196,646
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The "Forum Operations Center" forum here is the...

^ The "Forum Operations Center" forum here is the best place for items like this. All the operations folks will see posts there.

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/43-forum-operations-center/

--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-20-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2,007
Views: 250,093
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Second question first: The Optical / Coax LPCM...

^ Second question first: The Optical / Coax LPCM output setting is a rate LIMIT, not an up-sample setting. So the actual output rate is the lower of the content rate and whatever you've set as that...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-18-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9,106
Views: 692,297
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Set HDMI Audio BITSTREAM. Turn Secondary Audio...

Set HDMI Audio BITSTREAM. Turn Secondary Audio OFF, and DTS Neo:6 Mode OFF. That's it. HDMI handles all the rest automatically.

In particular, none of the Speaker Configuration stuff in the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-18-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14,656
Views: 835,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ While on the phone with LG "VIP" Tech Support...

^ While on the phone with LG "VIP" Tech Support yesterday, I asked the guy whether they had heard through their channels of an E6 firmware update coming, and he said no. So recent updates for the B6...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-18-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 44,651
Views: 3,835,860
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Nope. The AVM 60 can do "pass through" of 4K. ...

^ Nope. The AVM 60 can do "pass through" of 4K.
--Bob
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-17-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 936
Views: 55,905
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Confirmed with LG Tech Support that there's no...

Confirmed with LG Tech Support that there's no workaround for this in the current firmware.

I asked them to add it to the requests queue for future firmware. Even if Just Scan defaults to OFF for...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-17-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2,695
Views: 196,646
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Nobody who can talk will have useful...

^ Nobody who can talk will have useful information for you right now. You'll have to be patient until bench test reviews start appearing after the 203 ships.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-17-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 24,122
Views: 1,880,819
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Suddenly! As if by Logic! :D Glad it...

Suddenly! As if by Logic! :D

Glad it worked for you. The problem, of course is that the people authoring these discs are not expecting the player has the ability to change Regions for Blu-ray. ...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-17-2016, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2,007
Views: 250,093
Posted By Bob Pariseau
It sounds like the iMac is displaying its OWN...

It sounds like the iMac is displaying its OWN System Preferences instead of the one for the Mini.

I've not tried doing this one Mac controls another Mac stuff, but it wouldn't surprise me if there...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-16-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2,695
Views: 196,646
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ In the past, OPPO has launched players as...

^ In the past, OPPO has launched players as direct-sale only, to begin. Amazon and dealer sales followed. The time delay between the original direct sales, and availability for 3rd party sales...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-16-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 2,007
Views: 250,093
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Let's go back to basics. The Asynchronous USB...

Let's go back to basics. The Asynchronous USB DAC Input is the square shaped socket on the back panel of the OPPO. If you are using one of the thin rectangular shaped USB sockets (2 on the back...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-15-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14,656
Views: 835,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
This is called "The Sparklies", and is a classic...

This is called "The Sparklies", and is a classic symptom of marginal HDMI cabling. Upgrade your HDMI cables.

To test if this is the problem, try sending a lower bandwidth signal to the TV on that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-15-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 44,651
Views: 3,835,860
Posted By Bob Pariseau
It's been quite some time since I had a D2, but...

It's been quite some time since I had a D2, but when I made the transition from the D2 to the D2v, I was startled to discover the D2v sounded much better. I was not expecting that. In the tests...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-15-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2,007
Views: 250,093
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The USB DAC input has both advantages and...

The USB DAC input has both advantages and limitations. The main advantage is that it has the most direct connection to the DAC in the player, and is thus capable of the best digital input possible...
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