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Forum: HDTV Recorders   01-31-2016, 01:04 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 88,368
Posted By videobruce
Oh, I'm around. You have a PM.

Oh, I'm around. You have a PM.
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-27-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 629
Views: 16,250
Posted By videobruce
Yes, that half season of Fringe did cover a lot...

Yes, that half season of Fringe did cover a lot of ground, it did 'fill in the holes', BUT, it was rushed and it clearly showed. I wished they stayed in the ame time period instead of jumping into...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-27-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,450
Posted By videobruce
I thought this was canceled since I haven't heard...

I thought this was canceled since I haven't heard anything about it.
How many episodes?
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-26-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 629
Views: 16,250
Posted By videobruce
What is suppose to happen in four more episodes?...

What is suppose to happen in four more episodes? A waste of time AFAIC bringing this back with only six episodes. :rolleyes:

Bring back Fringe. Far better acting, far better script, everyone fit...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-24-2016, 05:25 AM
Replies: 3,746
Views: 490,436
Posted By videobruce
I would strongly consider reading the one & two...

I would strongly consider reading the one & two star reviews over at Amazon and take note of 'trends' with the same problem. The 673 had/has HDMI issues, the 675 had/has Internet issues.
I total up...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-24-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 22,268
Posted By videobruce
MechEE; That would surely be unacceptable for...

MechEE;
That would surely be unacceptable for me, especially at this price point. I'm surprised any discerning owner would even ask.

If that is the best OLED can do now, it's surely NOT ready for...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-24-2016, 05:14 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 16,250
Posted By videobruce
Anyone that watch that 30" preview last night...

Anyone that watch that 30" preview last night have extremely noticeable audio issues? Commercial breaks were fine, the program bordered on unlistenable. :confused:

Talk about both of them showing...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-23-2016, 02:54 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 22,268
Posted By videobruce
the_jaguar; Those near black screen shots...

the_jaguar;
Those near black screen shots remind me of the Sharp 60" edge lit LCD's I tested last year. That's terrible, send it back (just as I did with four of them). :mad:
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-23-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2,959
Views: 218,688
Posted By videobruce
Anyone read of a issue with not being able to...

Anyone read of a issue with not being able to power on the unit from the front panel button without unplugging then re-plugging it back in first?
I hit that button twice and no response. It was in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-23-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 3,746
Views: 490,436
Posted By videobruce
Go for the $250. Newer isn't always better. You...

Go for the $250. Newer isn't always better. You can always come down.
It's a plus AFAIC to save the box & manual (if supplied) unlike 75% of the yo-yo's on e-bay that throw everything out.
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-20-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By videobruce
I did see a few reviews using that sat. module,...

I did see a few reviews using that sat. module, but that is a different animal for the most part.
The reading that I wished was here is EVM (Error Vector Magnitude). A Tektronix white paper stressed...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-20-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2,314
Views: 243,401
Posted By videobruce
I forgot to add, are you near an airport and/or...

I forgot to add, are you near an airport and/or in/under a flight path? How about large trucks passing near your place? Neither would explain why the other sets aren't being affected, even if it was...
Forum: HDTV Technical   01-20-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By videobruce
Applied Instruments XR-3 8VSB/QAM SLM

Has anyone had any experience with this somewhat new Signal Analyzer?
http://www.appliedin.com/www/products/XR-3.html

They also have a YouTube video on it;...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2016, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2,314
Views: 243,401
Posted By videobruce
Cortopassi; This is a reception issue. No TV...

Cortopassi;
This is a reception issue. No TV service menu item would change anything.

1. What antenna do you have and where is it located?
2. What other stations are in the same direction?
3....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-05-2016, 04:29 AM
Replies: 3,746
Views: 490,436
Posted By videobruce
I have read numerous reviews with this model and...

I have read numerous reviews with this model and the majority of one star were HDMI failures.

Yes, I see Onyko's QC went down the tubes a few years back which has surprised me.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-05-2016, 04:27 AM
Replies: 3,674
Views: 341,274
Posted By videobruce
Try these, but they look out of date; ...

Try these, but they look out of date;

http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/2013/02/how-to-enter-service-mode-to-sharp.html

http://www.curtpalme.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=16640
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-05-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 3,674
Views: 341,274
Posted By videobruce
EdL; Good additional move with the certified....

EdL;
Good additional move with the certified. That will help get their attention and show you mean business in addition to taking the time to actually type a letter. ;)

This may not be the best...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-04-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3,746
Views: 490,436
Posted By videobruce
Has anyone measured the AC current draw at idle...

Has anyone measured the AC current draw at idle (not standby, but at a no audio in mode) and at moderate volume levels?

The other question; I now read that the HDMI board on this model (and...
Forum: Display Calibration   01-04-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,792
Posted By videobruce
Nice if that was mentioned in the 1st place...

Nice if that was mentioned in the 1st place instead of 'assuming' everyone has that already. :rolleyes
Forum: Display Calibration   01-04-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,792
Posted By videobruce
What type of account do you have? Sounds as it's...

What type of account do you have? Sounds as it's one of those "streaming" deals.
I only have a DVD rental account.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-04-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3,674
Views: 341,274
Posted By videobruce
Compose a detailed, but short letter to one (or...

Compose a detailed, but short letter to one (or more) of the top three starting with Mr. Wang;

http://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/private/people.asp?privcapId=27650657

I went to the top...
Forum: Display Calibration   01-04-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,792
Posted By videobruce
"Season 4", you mean page four don't you? I...

"Season 4", you mean page four don't you?

I have had those discs for some time.
Forum: Display Calibration   01-04-2016, 02:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,792
Posted By videobruce
That just takes me to their home page. :confused:

That just takes me to their home page. :confused:
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-03-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 47
Posted By videobruce
I wasn't limiting my choices to Denon. How about...

I wasn't limiting my choices to Denon. How about all the others, I was under the impression that the fairly recent trend was most everything was on screen.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-03-2016, 06:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 47
Posted By videobruce
Receivers with a display for menu access & have a low 'idle' power consumption?

Two questions;

1. Are there any receivers that have a display that allows viewing full or at least partial menus to change settings, re-label and/or re-assign inputs and access basic controls...
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