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Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-23-2014, 12:50 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
At a guess, they've decided the label "SuperHD"...

At a guess, they've decided the label "SuperHD" doesn't make much marketing sense now that they want to tout shiny new 4K™.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-23-2014, 12:47 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Use the single cable wiring: HDMI 1 to AVR, then...

Use the single cable wiring: HDMI 1 to AVR, then AVR to Display, unless and until you find that doesn't work. With HDMI, simpler is almost always better.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-23-2014, 11:25 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Try the Netflix stream "EXAMPLE Short 23.976". ...

^ Try the Netflix stream "EXAMPLE Short 23.976". It should bring up yellow text showing you what's actually coming in. If you are getting the 5K bit rate after the normal Info display on the player...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-23-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11,697
Views: 952,513
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ You sure you didn't hit Mute by mistake or drop...

^ You sure you didn't hit Mute by mistake or drop the Volume to something small or to 0? Also check the Headphones output.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The Darbee stuff works at all output...

^ The Darbee stuff works at all output Resolutions. It's likely MOST people here are using it at 1080p.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Sure, but that will leave all the REST of us...

^ Sure, but that will leave all the REST of us wondering what happened to your 93! :D

Seriously, it's actually quite rare for the hardware to fail in a way that causes just loss of HDMI Audio...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Even with a shiny new 103D on the way, a working...

Even with a shiny new 103D on the way, a working 93 will fetch more in the used gear market. :D
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The most common reasons for loss of HDMI Audio...

The most common reasons for loss of HDMI Audio (but not Video) on a 93 are: (1) You've mistakenly set HDMI Audio OFF, and (2) You've mistakenly muted audio either via the Mute button or by setting...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11,697
Views: 952,513
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Shutting down the player by pulling the plug --...

Shutting down the player by pulling the plug -- or via the Power Off Failsafe -- forces a full (Energy Efficient) reboot on the next power up, even if you have Quick Start set. If you normally use...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11,697
Views: 952,513
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Are you set to use Energy Efficient stand-by...

Are you set to use Energy Efficient stand-by instead of Quick Start?

When you have the problem, are you starting the YouTube app as the first thing you do after turning on the player?

If so it...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 11,697
Views: 952,513
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Separate from the issue of why it is freezing on...

Separate from the issue of why it is freezing on you, it should not be necessary to unplug the player to recover. Press and release the Power button once on the remote or on the front panel. Then...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 81,683
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Give OPPO Tech Support a call. It's possible...

Give OPPO Tech Support a call. It's possible you've selected the wrong style of Wifi security.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Or they are the correct way around if you are...

Or they are the correct way around if you are reaching over the player from the front! :D
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Not yet. --Bob

Not yet.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The most likely thing is that you've simply got...

The most likely thing is that you've simply got the HDMI sockets confused. Double check your wiring. Use the HDMI 1 *OUTPUT* of the OPPO to go to your TV (or through your AVR if that's your normal...
Forum: Great Found Deals   10-21-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,108
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ You mean, in a store? OPPO Digital in the US...

^ You mean, in a store? OPPO Digital in the US sells its players direct from its Internet web store:

http://www.oppodigital.com/products.asp

You can also order them on-line at Amazon.com
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-21-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Trust us. The $2000 cables are manufactured in...

^ Trust us. The $2000 cables are manufactured in the sure and certain knowledge that a potential purchaser is born approximately every 60 seconds.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-21-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Connect the DirecTV HDMI to the HDMI Back Input...

^ Connect the DirecTV HDMI to the HDMI Back Input of the OPPO 103D. Select to view it using the Input button on the OPPO remote (upper right) and selecting from the menu that pops up on screen....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-21-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 43,239
Views: 3,670,322
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ With either a D2 or D2v you should also plan on...

^ With either a D2 or D2v you should also plan on experimenting with Anthem Room Correction. You may very well find out that gives you better sound unless your listening room is already acoustically...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-21-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ You may not want to feed the PS4 through the...

^ You may not want to feed the PS4 through the OPPO as the video processing will add some lag that could be a problem with real-time games.

HDMI from the Marantz to the OPPO and also from the OPPO...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-21-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 18,692
Views: 1,499,915
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Wind_Wound, Wifi is almost always slower...

Wind_Wound,

Wifi is almost always slower than wired ethernet. (Something would have to be screwed up in your ethernet setup for it to be slower.) That said, the higher speeds are primarily...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-20-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 11,697
Views: 952,513
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Gapless from an attached USB drive or over the...

Gapless from an attached USB drive or over the network from an SMB server works for WAV, FLAC, and APE files. Gapless is expected to extend to other formats at some point, but not yet.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-20-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 11,697
Views: 952,513
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ My word, yes. Playing music files off an...

^ My word, yes. Playing music files off an attached USB hard drive is one of the more common things you'll find 105 owner's doing. You can also stream files from an SMB server or DLNA server set up...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-20-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 27,083
Views: 3,184,875
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Get the 103D or 105D if you want to avoid this....

^ Get the 103D or 105D if you want to avoid this. No QDEO in those.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-20-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 443,996
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Exactly. You buy the "high speed" cables because...

Exactly. You buy the "high speed" cables because they are more likely to work. Regular cables are only (supposedly) spec'ed up to 1080i. But in any given connection, they MIGHT work at 1080p. ...
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