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Forum: Community News & Polls   11-21-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 648
Posted By thehun
Subscription. Vudu would make more sense if they...

Subscription. Vudu would make more sense if they were streaming current theatrical features for their high price.Movies that they show at any time can be downloaded for free from the net with equal...
Forum: Latest Industry News   11-20-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,608
Posted By thehun
I always wondered why the studios backed up...

I always wondered why the studios backed up DTS-HD-MA vs DTHD now that they only act as a zip folder, vs a lossy conversion of the legacy codecs of yesteryear.
And if the same "reason" behind that...
Forum: Latest Industry News   11-20-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,438
Posted By thehun
The funny thing is, if the NFL would allow...

The funny thing is, if the NFL would allow streaming live or otherwise, it would be devastating to cable. Lots of people still have cable for the sports channels only. If that need would go away, so...
Forum: Latest Industry News   11-20-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,438
Posted By thehun
Good luck with $20/month. For that this is DOA....

Good luck with $20/month. For that this is DOA. OH BTW do you think whatever a cable company charges will end up in the pockets in the content providers? Of course not, which is why the $16 figure is...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-20-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By thehun
No worries, just contact one of the admins, they...

No worries, just contact one of the admins, they can do it for you.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-19-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By thehun
You could have edited this one, it will only...

You could have edited this one, it will only create confusion down the road.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-19-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By thehun
You could have just used the anticipation thread...

You could have just used the anticipation thread you yourself opened.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-19-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,602
Posted By thehun
They don't it's a different codec for BD, you...

They don't it's a different codec for BD, you yourself established that.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-19-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,602
Posted By thehun
Of course DTS will not spell it out that it's a...

Of course DTS will not spell it out that it's a useless codec, when they try to sell it to us. The fact it was a failed format speaks without words.



It was pointless when it was propagated. It...
Forum: HDTV Programming   11-19-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 1,442
Views: 97,035
Posted By thehun
Yeah they were very convincing at crying, to too...

Yeah they were very convincing at crying, to too bad that Theo Rossi wasn't . The viewer would have been better of if he just remained without much expression, like he normally does.
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   11-19-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,114
Posted By thehun
The terminology would be "channel bed". I can't...

The terminology would be "channel bed".
I can't wait to add Atmos to my rig as well, but I'm still waiting on what DTS will bring, for future compatibility reasons.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   11-19-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 3,124
Views: 383,176
Posted By thehun
Agreed, also get ready for Guardians of the...

Agreed, also get ready for Guardians of the Galaxy, and Expandables 3, both sounds awesome.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-18-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,562
Posted By thehun
Typical lossless compression rate is 2:1 and can...

Typical lossless compression rate is 2:1 and can vary by codecs, which make those numbers meaningless.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-18-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,562
Posted By thehun
If you were aware of the facts you wouldn't have...

If you were aware of the facts you wouldn't have made that statement above. [bold] The PCM is the original recording, and it is the only thing that is on the disc. The DTS HD MA track is the same...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   11-18-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By thehun
It's not just the bass, the entire soundtrack is...

It's not just the bass, the entire soundtrack is flat and lifeless. If I didn't know better I would think this was mixed for broadcast Tv.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   11-18-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 3,124
Views: 383,176
Posted By thehun
How to train your Dragon 2 (DTS HD MA) Tier 2 ...

How to train your Dragon 2 (DTS HD MA) Tier 2

This has to be one of the biggest letdowns of recent memory for me, which has prompted me to once again post a recommendation in this once frequently...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   11-18-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,749
Posted By thehun
The dynamic range is most definitely weak on this...

The dynamic range is most definitely weak on this one, and not just because of the lack of real bass. The dialog is as loud as any effects in this film, is that what you call balanced? Drago's battle...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-17-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,562
Posted By thehun
The DTS HD MA and the PCM 5.1's are the exact...

The DTS HD MA and the PCM 5.1's are the exact same thing bit by bit. There can be no difference!
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-14-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By thehun
I doubt that,DD on LD was stored via RF on one...

I doubt that,DD on LD was stored via RF on one of the analog channel's place. In order to decode it you need an RF demodulator, which could be difficult to locate one these days.Honestly I'm not...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-13-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,391
Posted By thehun
This is more of the ambient style of recording,...

This is more of the ambient style of recording, and yes it is mixed together from various familiar parts and left overs. Not really an album but rather a collection of ideas of melodies fused...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-13-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,718
Posted By thehun
It's definitely a mixed bag for me, the mega hits...

It's definitely a mixed bag for me, the mega hits from the album received the most alterations. Some are I'm fond of, some I'm not so much. Steven explains in the liner notes that the mix was...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-13-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,718
Posted By thehun
I got mine in my hands.[Blu Ray] I only played...

I got mine in my hands.[Blu Ray] I only played the first 2 tracks, and must say Shout is a bit of a mess.The mix is emphasizing the electronic rhythm section's certain parts differently then the...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   11-13-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,749
Posted By thehun
Is that by actual measurement? To my ears it...

Is that by actual measurement? To my ears it sounded even more pathetic then that as far as the extension goes. Agreed incredibly disappointed, with the entire bass on this one.
Northsky: If you're...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   11-11-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 742
Posted By thehun
There were a few DVD's that had DD 640kbps like...

There were a few DVD's that had DD 640kbps like Pink Floyd's Pulse, which predated Blu Ray by a few years, but they were more experiments, then anything else, and the DVD forum specs indeed didn't...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   11-11-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,346
Posted By thehun
I'm with Ralph on this as far as the movie's...

I'm with Ralph on this as far as the movie's weakness's. Yes it did have potential, and started out interesting, including that it starts in Iraq, much like the Exorcist, though the connection to...
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