AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.70 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: taichi4
Forum: Speakers   07-24-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
Wine. :cool: :p

Wine. :cool: :p
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-23-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 75
Posted By taichi4
Honestly, I don't know. If your source outputs...

Honestly, I don't know. If your source outputs 1080 through RGB, then your TV's RGB inputs should be capable of 1080i.
Forum: Speakers   07-23-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
I'll reiterate my earlier point that drivers...

I'll reiterate my earlier point that drivers which are time and phase coherent, such as good concentric drivers, ought to yield benefits when applied to this sort of reflective scenario. I'l bet that...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-23-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 75
Posted By taichi4
'I'd try running the Samsung HDMI cable to the...

'I'd try running the Samsung HDMI cable to the DVI port. You'll need an adapter (AmazonBasics HDMI to DVI Adapter Cable (9.8 Feet/3.0 Meters)...
Forum: Soundbars   07-22-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By taichi4
Good for you. Now you have the best of both...

Good for you. Now you have the best of both worlds.

Amazon streaming is pretty good. I get excellent quality on most streams even though I have a slow DSL. Amazon gets some good media, and its...
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
I agree. Let's wait. Particularly after all the...

I agree. Let's wait. Particularly after all the rumination and intellectual grazing behavior on the thread.

Vive (ou pas Vive) la difference!
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
That would explain the absence of Andrew and...

That would explain the absence of Andrew and Chris, but all of the opiners, speculators, experts, critics, curious onlookers, occasional drop ins, and audio aesthetes seem to have vanished, as if by...
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
After all the furor and uproar, where did...

After all the furor and uproar, where did everyone go? :eek:
Forum: Soundbars   07-21-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 116
Posted By taichi4
If you look at how these work, you really should...

If you look at how these work, you really should have four walls. Some owners have had some success with rooms that have at least four partial walls.

But if you are lacking even two solid side...
Forum: Soundbars   07-20-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By taichi4
That's good news. I imagine Costco will follow.

That's good news. I imagine Costco will follow.
Forum: Soundbars   07-19-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By taichi4
I've been consistently watching the Amazon...

I've been consistently watching the Amazon website to read the latest reviews on the 54 inch 5.1 Vizio. Up until yesterday there were about 17 or 18 reviews in total, most of them very positive.
...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-18-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
I don't think so. If she were so inclined she...

I don't think so. If she were so inclined she would have done so long ago for your collection of RPTVs. :eek:

All in all, she must be a very tolerant person. :D
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-18-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
I would, but then that just gives my girlfriend...

I would, but then that just gives my girlfriend one more thing to dust, and I'm not that kind of guy. :cool:
Forum: Speakers   07-17-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
Atmos Marches On

This is interesting: http://www.soundandvision.com/content/yamaha-equips-new-receivers-dolby-atmos-surround-sound
Forum: Soundbars   07-17-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By taichi4
It isn't Dolby Digital Plus capable, only Dolby...

It isn't Dolby Digital Plus capable, only Dolby Digital.

And from Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dolby_Digital_Plus

"...Much consumer gear, and even some professional gear, does not...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-17-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
You left out the free shipping.

You left out the free shipping.
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-16-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
Hey, guys. I wasn't serious about feeling...

Hey, guys. I wasn't serious about feeling powerless, or going back to bed when Bob asked me to test digital out. I was being sarcastic.

It would take a lot more to make me feel powerless...like...
Forum: Soundbars   07-16-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By taichi4
Thanks for the response. It should play 5.1...

Thanks for the response.

It should play 5.1 out of your AVR. Not playing 5.1 out of the TV is not unusual for many sets.
Forum: Speakers   07-16-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
You really should. You made, in a quite vivid...

You really should. You made, in a quite vivid way, a case for why Atmos represents a step forward in the cinematic experience...particularly in relation to the disappearance of the boundaries of the...
Forum: Speakers   07-16-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
It's funny that you used the word wangle, because...

It's funny that you used the word wangle, because that was the word I was going to use to you, except that it has an implication of slyness. In my estimation, if Dolby were to see the descriptive...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-16-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
I have no way of currently testing this. This...

I have no way of currently testing this. This makes me feel powerless. I'm going back to bed. :eek::eek::rolleyes:
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-16-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
I am without AVR, presently, and soundbars have a...

I am without AVR, presently, and soundbars have a much smaller feature set, as you know...
Forum: Speakers   07-16-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 17,941
Posted By taichi4
I'll bet, with a little diplomacy and a few phone...

I'll bet, with a little diplomacy and a few phone calls, you could. :rolleyes: Particularly as you wrote such a thorough and helpful review.

You really give such a persuasive argument for Atmos,...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-16-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12,551
Views: 1,116,977
Posted By taichi4
Coax from the cable box, and HDMI to DVI for the...

Coax from the cable box, and HDMI to DVI for the BluRay.

BSTNFAN woke me up to the fact that my cable box has optical out, which can go to the soundbar (if I get it...a soundbar is a compromise...
Forum: Soundbars   07-16-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By taichi4
Thanks for the clarification on the "behind the...

Thanks for the clarification on the "behind the couch scenario." I never take what the Vizio reps say as final.

When you say that the soundbar is probably not for audiophiles, is there some...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
Forum Jump: