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Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-05-2009, 02:07 PM
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Posted By georgepds
Deal news also has this player listed for $129 ...

Deal news also has this player listed for $129
The vendor is circuit city. Once again, I have no idea how good it is.

(I'm doing audio-video penance for my off topic observations on BD PQ by...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-05-2009, 01:58 PM
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Posted By georgepds
I don't know how good it is, but it's listed on...

I don't know how good it is, but it's listed on dealnews today for $200
The vendor is vanns dot com.

They note"our BD-HP22U AQUOS Blu-ray Disc player provides seamless operatibility with AQUOS...
Forum: HD Radio   08-05-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 358
Views: 95,158
Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by scowl...

Quote:Originally Posted by scowl http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16841796)

In theory it's possible to decode and process the audio entirely...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-05-2009, 09:04 AM
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Posted By georgepds
I purchased a pioneer BDP-51FD at the BB...

I purchased a pioneer BDP-51FD at the BB closeout, and it seems to work fine. One concern was that the serial number was in the range where others have had problems (that and there was no black dot...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-04-2009, 10:40 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by jmpage2...

Quote:Originally Posted by jmpage2 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16936819)

... For those who want to continue insisting there is no...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-03-2009, 10:38 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by Stephen Hopkins...

Quote:Originally Posted by Stephen Hopkins http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16934742)

It's all about screen size and viewing distance...
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-03-2009, 10:35 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by Monkey_Man...

Quote:Originally Posted by Monkey_Man http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16934779)

Your viewing device is too small. ...


Yes, that's what I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-03-2009, 09:05 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by biggiE48...

Quote:Originally Posted by biggiE48 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16930263)

...I see Blue Ray as nice and movie look a little bit better than...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   08-02-2009, 06:41 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 41,728
Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by muffinmcfluffin...

Quote:Originally Posted by muffinmcfluffin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16926635)

What you're seeing is the direction's artistic choice to...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   08-01-2009, 12:12 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 41,728
Posted By georgepds
Well, this is my first Blu-ray movie on my...

Well, this is my first Blu-ray movie on my spanking new pioneer 51fd (BB discount) through an Onkyo TX-SR575 receiver for 5.1 sound (digital audio connection) and a Vizio 720p 32" TV (via hdmi)

I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-28-2009, 12:42 PM
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Views: 3,180,186
Posted By georgepds
thank you .. I'll try it (PIP) from the main...

thank you .. I'll try it (PIP) from the main menu of the movie

--G
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-28-2009, 10:56 AM
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Views: 3,180,186
Posted By georgepds
I recently purchased a Pioneer BDP-51FD DVD...

I recently purchased a Pioneer BDP-51FD DVD player. Can some one tell me how to get PIP to work

I assume you need a disk with BV content for PIP.. and then you probably have to press some button...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-27-2009, 01:06 PM
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Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by eldithomaso...

Quote:Originally Posted by eldithomaso http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16872172)

Buy a HDMI 1.3 certified cable. I use Belkin cables - I get...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-27-2009, 05:55 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by maihacde...

Quote:Originally Posted by maihacde http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16891309)

Georgepds,
My Pioneer 51FG was manufactured in Aug 2008 but the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-26-2009, 10:15 AM
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Posted By georgepds
FWIIW, I upgraded the Pioneer BDP-51FD from 1.25...

FWIIW, I upgraded the Pioneer BDP-51FD from 1.25 to 1.32 without problem. I'm too new an owner to notice any difference.

--G
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2009, 08:29 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Hi, picked up a Pioneer BDP-51FD at BB for...

Hi, picked up a Pioneer BDP-51FD at BB for $135.. Nice player with a great upscaler.

One small problem, it's probably my inexperience, it does not play *.mpg movie that played on my older SD dvd...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2009, 08:12 AM
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Posted By georgepds
I picked up a Pioneer BDP-51FD in BB Manchester...

I picked up a Pioneer BDP-51FD in BB Manchester NH ( open box, $135) , thank you all fro the tip. it's got a nice up-scaler

One drawback, it wont play *.mpg files on DVD disks that my old player...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-21-2009, 06:32 AM
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Views: 2,030,395
Posted By georgepds
Oh.. more about the pioneer bdp-51fd. Some early...

Oh.. more about the pioneer bdp-51fd. Some early reviewers have complained about the speed of response. I did not find it to be a problem. When I pushed the open button it opened, when I pushed the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-21-2009, 06:28 AM
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Posted By georgepds
Thanks all for the tip on the pioneer bdp-51fd....

Thanks all for the tip on the pioneer bdp-51fd. I picked one up at BB in Manchester NH (open box , $135). If you call BB with the sku number they will check to see if it is in stock

I tried it...
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   03-16-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,467
Posted By georgepds
Well I waited a 30 min for a rep that "could...

Well I waited a 30 min for a rep that "could cancel".. When she answered.. she immediately hung up

This service really stinks. I'll never do business with them again
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   03-16-2009, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,467
Posted By georgepds
How do you cancel xm? If you do get a rep...

How do you cancel xm?

If you do get a rep on the line.. they want to transfer you to a line that does not answer.

Anyone know the relevant law? Is it state by state or federal?
Forum: ReplayTV & Showstopper PVRs   08-11-2008, 01:53 PM
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Views: 987
Posted By georgepds
if they are that important, why don't you...

if they are that important, why don't you archive them?
Forum: ReplayTV & Showstopper PVRs   07-14-2008, 02:14 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 63,974
Posted By georgepds
FYI, here is the list of digital converters...

FYI, here is the list of digital converters supported by TIVO

http://www3.tivo.com/setupandsupport...ConverterBoxes...
Forum: ReplayTV & Showstopper PVRs   07-14-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 13,599
Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by slowbiscuit...

Quote:Originally Posted by slowbiscuit http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14181310)

For anyone looking to buy one, beware. .... After ONE WEEK of...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-16-2008, 02:09 PM
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Views: 1,313,317
Posted By georgepds
Quote:Originally Posted by Bohanna...

Quote:Originally Posted by Bohanna http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13626847)

I will cry uncle on the MIT part of My Post My Bad. I guess there...
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