AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 2.30 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: bicker1
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-22-2010, 03:58 AM
Replies: 1,240
Views: 269,836
Posted By bicker1
Is anyone else noting this? It seems to me that...

Is anyone else noting this? It seems to me that the FF (and REW) performance of this player is horrendous. I know I'm spoiled by how incredible TiVo's FF and REW work, but it seems utterly...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-22-2010, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,543
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by jasta...

Quote:Originally Posted by jasta http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18809216)

... or non-DVD...


This is a DVD Recorder forum, so discussion of...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-21-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 18,264
Views: 2,069,176
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by Lodef...

Quote:Originally Posted by Lodef http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18808453)

However your math does not add up. Unless you get Tivo service free...
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-21-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 227,290
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by 73shark...

Quote:Originally Posted by 73shark http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18808314)

I think he saying that even w/ market research, a new product can...
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-21-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 227,290
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by Joseph Dubin...

Quote:Originally Posted by Joseph Dubin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18807262)

Quote:The point is that you're raising fear, uncertainty and...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   06-21-2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 3,361
Views: 320,264
Posted By bicker1
Keep in mind that DirecTV does not comply with...

Keep in mind that DirecTV does not comply with any published standards for open-access, so the TiVo Premiere would not work with DirecTV service.

A new DirecTiVo is supposedly on its way, but no...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-21-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 18,264
Views: 2,069,176
Posted By bicker1
Yes, that's key. It applies to many things...

Yes, that's key. It applies to many things discussed in these forums: DVRs; 3D; reality programming; old movies; vampire programming; the importance of black levels; 5.1 vs. 7.1; etc.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   06-21-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 8,892
Views: 582,267
Posted By bicker1
Yup I thought I was talking about getting those...

Yup I thought I was talking about getting those longer discs, rather than getting the next discs after that.

So rereading what he wrote again, wouldn't he be expected to return two of those discs...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   06-21-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21,398
Views: 3,233,648
Posted By bicker1
Yes, I think that's a good point. I remember...

Yes, I think that's a good point. I remember early on that Samsung was very quick to approve warranty service for this problem. As time went on, there were more and more reports of them denying...
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-21-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 227,290
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by Joseph Dubin...

Quote:Originally Posted by Joseph Dubin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18806184)

The examples I provided were products that were indeed...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   06-21-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 8,892
Views: 582,267
Posted By bicker1
(see below)

(see below)
Forum: HDTV Recorders   06-21-2010, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3,361
Views: 320,264
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by Matt_Stevens...

Quote:Originally Posted by Matt_Stevens http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18804819)

Do I have to do a dissertation?...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-21-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7,936
Views: 1,038,452
Posted By bicker1
I couldn't imagine many folk who care about...

I couldn't imagine many folk who care about sound quality would care about the sound quality of a display.
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-21-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 227,290
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by Joseph Dubin...

Quote:Originally Posted by Joseph Dubin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18805891)

What about Circuit City and their DVIX players from about ten...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-21-2010, 04:29 AM
Replies: 1,240
Views: 269,836
Posted By bicker1
Normally, when a power supply is spec'ed for...

Normally, when a power supply is spec'ed for 120V-240V, the specifications in the user manual says so. The user manual for the C6900 says 120V. No indication there that it could handle 240V.
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-21-2010, 03:06 AM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 227,290
Posted By bicker1
Do you really believe that manufacturers ramp-up...

Do you really believe that manufacturers ramp-up production for a consumer product without having market research in-hand? http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/rolleyes.gif

Everything is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-21-2010, 03:04 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 116,696
Posted By bicker1
I think the more critical question is, "What's...

I think the more critical question is, "What's the difference between the C7000 and the C8000?" I could believe it is the True Black Filter; that matches my observations in-store. If it is something...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   06-21-2010, 03:01 AM
Replies: 3,361
Views: 320,264
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by Matt_Stevens...

Quote:Originally Posted by Matt_Stevens http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18804067)

I have read reviews here, other forums, CNET, Gizmodo, etc....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-21-2010, 02:55 AM
Replies: 7,936
Views: 1,038,452
Posted By bicker1
Quote:Originally Posted by sx10...

Quote:Originally Posted by sx10 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18803982)

Do you work for Samsung?


No, but I'm sorry that you're upset...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-20-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 116,696
Posted By bicker1
What to believe... ...

What to believe...

http://www.samsung.com/us/p2images/consumer/TV_PDP_series_all.jpg

:shrug:
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-20-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7,936
Views: 1,038,452
Posted By bicker1
http://www.samsung.com/us/p2images/consumer/TV_PD...

http://www.samsung.com/us/p2images/consumer/TV_PDP_series_all.jpg

What to believe.
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-20-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 227,290
Posted By bicker1
I wonder who would spend the money to gather...

I wonder who would spend the money to gather such reconnaissance... I wonder who's actions we could watch to gain our own best insights into what those folks learn from such reconnaissance...
...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-20-2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5,881
Views: 628,000
Posted By bicker1
I'm also pretty close to about 100 feet above...

I'm also pretty close to about 100 feet above sea level. Are the buzzers generally at higher altitudes?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-20-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5,881
Views: 628,000
Posted By bicker1
Indeed. There are problems with every television...

Indeed. There are problems with every television -- with everything, for that matter -- some seemingly perfect things failing because they exact an over-the-top price for the value provided. It's...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-20-2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5,881
Views: 628,000
Posted By bicker1
I'm pretty sure someone earlier in the thread...

I'm pretty sure someone earlier in the thread projected that perhaps the sets that don't buzz are the ones connected to a power conditioner of some sort.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
Forum Jump: