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Forum: HDTV Technical   04-26-2008, 04:56 PM
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Posted By drla
Why send closed captioning data over HDMI? Open...

Why send closed captioning data over HDMI? Open captions work well too.
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   04-15-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by rrrrrroger...

Quote:Originally Posted by rrrrrroger http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13646642)

Congress didn't want hackers to use the Component Color...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   04-13-2008, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by vman41...

Quote:Originally Posted by vman41 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13629463)

I look at it as composite degrades the luma in absolute terms from...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   04-12-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 1,482
Views: 371,041
Posted By drla
I saw the same thing on my RCA DTA 800B.

I saw the same thing on my RCA DTA 800B.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-09-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,378
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by cavu...

Quote:Originally Posted by cavu http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13598599)

You could save a LOT of money and buy a 32" 480p display since from...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   04-08-2008, 09:22 PM
Replies: 971
Views: 136,273
Posted By drla
Scammers Exploit DTV Coupon Program...

Scammers Exploit DTV Coupon Program (http://tech.slashdot.org/tech/08/04/08/2245248.shtml)

I'm not surprised by this, but I don't know why anybody would buy a box from a company that has a...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-08-2008, 05:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,778
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by Rammitinski...

Quote:Originally Posted by Rammitinski http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13585745)

As far as digital reception, 95% of the people here had to work...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-03-2008, 01:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,062
Posted By drla
Regarding reception problems. I have to agree...

Regarding reception problems. I have to agree with rrrrrroger. Digital reception is far more prone to interference, multipath, whatever. Anytime you have a drop out, the picture will freeze or the...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-31-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by mosquito...

Quote:Originally Posted by mosquito http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13520823)

These are the boxes that Microtune tested:



"Taboo" is...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-28-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 971
Views: 136,273
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by OrangeTang...

Quote:Originally Posted by OrangeTang http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13497061)

I know this because I have a brother in Tiawan and he says the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   03-28-2008, 01:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,253
Posted By drla
Psssh. I can't get the 2 low power stations that...

Psssh. I can't get the 2 low power stations that are only 4 miles from me. The TV doesn't detect any sort of signal being broadcast on their channels. Most people will not be affected by the lack of...
Forum: HDTV Technical   03-27-2008, 04:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,548
Posted By drla
This looks like a cut and paste. Where'd you get...

This looks like a cut and paste. Where'd you get this information from? I've heard nothing about a converter boxes priced below Echostar's TR-40.

Quote:

Sansui and other brands of converter...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-11-2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2,471
Views: 647,994
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by atrac...

Quote:Originally Posted by atrac http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13352916)

I should reiterate that the problem is MOST noticeable when the box...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-11-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 95,039
Posted By drla
Edit

Edit
Forum: HDTV Technical   03-10-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 32,522
Posted By drla
Looks like everybody in this thread forgot about...

Looks like everybody in this thread forgot about blu-ray. All blu-ray content is 1080p24. Also, 1080i content looks best on a 1080p display.

EDIT: After going through the thread again, it looks...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-06-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 374
Views: 144,287
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by terapin...

Quote:Originally Posted by terapin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13315610)

got a dtx, but it seems the zenith dtt900 is better?
the dtx is...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-06-2008, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by seatacboy...

Quote:Originally Posted by seatacboy http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13314123)

Consumer Reports first test of digital converter boxes...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-06-2008, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by dbsc...

Quote:Originally Posted by dbsc http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13312136)

You should also calm down a little. Not everything anyone says to you...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-06-2008, 07:51 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 39,942
Posted By drla
Quote: Is it supposed to come with 3 RCA...

Quote:

Is it supposed to come with 3 RCA cables (red, white, & yellow)?

Mine only came with red and white.


Lol. That's being a little too cheap to the point where you might as well not...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-05-2008, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by dmulvany...

Quote:Originally Posted by dmulvany http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13301519)

Samsung SyncMaster 150MP. (The speaker has died and makes a racket...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-05-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by dmulvany...

Quote:Originally Posted by dmulvany http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13300648)

Why would you use your digital TV with a digital to analog...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-04-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,866
Views: 556,896
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by Packeteers...

Quote:Originally Posted by Packeteers http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13291182)

To those belly aching about the lack of S-Video outputs;
I'm...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-04-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 39,942
Posted By drla
Quote:Originally Posted by qz3fwd...

Quote:Originally Posted by qz3fwd http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13286162)

Both my coupons arrived last week in the mail.
Its a shame I'll not...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-03-2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2,471
Views: 647,994
Posted By drla
I had a similar problem with the RCA DTA-800B....

I had a similar problem with the RCA DTA-800B. Audio is quiet low and I have to increase the volume. I'm pretty sure this is because many stations are using DD 5.1. I have the same problem with...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   03-02-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 187,689
Posted By drla
Check the bottom of the converter box.

Check the bottom of the converter box.
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