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Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-29-2014, 06:30 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ It will down-mix multi-channel DSD if and only...

^ It will down-mix multi-channel DSD if and only if you have SACD Output set to PCM.

However, a purpose built Stereo track may sound better than a down-mixed multi-channel track depending on how...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-28-2014, 03:27 PM
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Views: 65,621
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Yes, the OPPO can de-interlace 1080i content to...

^ Yes, the OPPO can de-interlace 1080i content to 1080p output. You can control what the player sends out with the Resolution setting. But understand that if you have a 1080p display, and send...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-27-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ You can check/adjust your speaker levels using...

^ You can check/adjust your speaker levels using a calibration disc, such as with the LPCM test tracks from AIX Audio Calibration, Blu-ray.

SACD has its own, special complications due to whether...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-26-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Not enough information. How are you cabled for...

^ Not enough information. How are you cabled for audio to the Marantz? What audio format are you passing to the Marantz? If Analog, are you using DSD-Direct-to-Analog conversion in the OPPO.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-26-2014, 03:51 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
That refers to not running Split A/V WHEN BOTH...

That refers to not running Split A/V WHEN BOTH HDMI OUTPUTS ARE LIVE. If only one HDMI output is live (either one) then the Setting choice of Split A/V vs. Dual Display is completely ignored.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-26-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The 103 and 103D share the same electronics as...

^ The 103 and 103D share the same electronics as regards all the various speed metrics. I.e., there should be no noticeable difference in speed.

If your 103D is acting sluggish, that may be...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-26-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ If the player has crashed, for whatever reason,...

^ If the player has crashed, for whatever reason, when you try to power it off the normal power down sequence can't happen due to the crash.

In that case the Power Off Failsafe kicks in after a...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 17,996
Views: 1,428,314
Posted By Bob Pariseau
I run into BD-Live nonsense like this from time...

I run into BD-Live nonsense like this from time to time during testing. I always pop the disc into a PS3 I keep handy for just such purposes. If the same BD-Live failure happens there, I chalk it up...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11,214
Views: 1,371,055
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ For your testing, make sure you only have 1...

^ For your testing, make sure you only have 1 HDMI cable (from the HDMI 1 output) physically connected.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 17,996
Views: 1,428,314
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Check Setup > Network Setup > Connection Test. ...

Check Setup > Network Setup > Connection Test. If that works, and if BD-Live is enabled in Setup then there are not many possibilities. Either the discs you are trying (all of them) don't actually...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11,214
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Jot down your settings, do a Reset Factory...

Jot down your settings, do a Reset Factory Defaults, power off the player and pull the power plug for about 10 seconds (to insure a complete reboot), power up and see if you now get the expected...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 48,213
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Have you talked to OPPO Tech Support? ...

^ Have you talked to OPPO Tech Support? Typically, audio problems have common solutions, such as eliminating ground loops in your power setup. If it's a hardware problem, OPPO has reasonably...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 26,965
Views: 3,154,298
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Let me check my sources: * Shake Shake...

^ Let me check my sources:

* Shake Shake Shake *

ASK . AGAIN . LATER . THE . FUTURE . IS . HAZY


All seriousness aside, it is highly unlikely that new codecs will be added to the 9x family...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 17,996
Views: 1,428,314
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The specs for what's accepted on the HDMI...

^ The specs for what's accepted on the HDMI Inputs are on the Specifications page at the back of the User Manual. Up to date versions of the User Manual for each player are available for download...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 11,214
Views: 1,371,055
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ If you currently have the Official, 0513,...

^ If you currently have the Official, 0513, firmware installed you will not be able to roll back to older firmware.

I've not seen any other reports of the type of disc problem you are reporting...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-24-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 43,030
Views: 3,637,385
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The problem is with Auto Dig enabled in the D2,...

The problem is with Auto Dig enabled in the D2, the D2 is trying to decide whether to use the HDMI audio input or Analog audio input (depending on whether HDMI audio is present or not). And THAT...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-24-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 43,030
Views: 3,637,385
Posted By Bob Pariseau
OK, so you do *NOT* have both HDMI cables running...

OK, so you do *NOT* have both HDMI cables running from the OPPO to the D2? Good.

The Redmere 3 foot cable is OK. The Redmere technology (active circuit in the plug at one end) makes the cable...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-24-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 43,030
Views: 3,637,385
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Disconnect the HDMI cable from the HDMI 2...

^ Disconnect the HDMI cable from the HDMI 2 output of the OPPO. You only need the single cable from its HDMI 1 output to the D2. The HDMI 1 cable will carry best quality video AND audio to the D2...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-24-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ If this was a BD-Java Blu-ray it's possible the...

^ If this was a BD-Java Blu-ray it's possible the silly studio authored it to do just that. The BD-Java programming on the disc takes over from the normal playback controls on the player. Studios...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-23-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ It's not that sophisticated. I suppose,...

^ It's not that sophisticated. I suppose, potentially it could be, but there are lots of things in HDMI that aren't used in the grandiose manner conceived when they were originally bunged into the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-22-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The HDMI Inputs of the 103D can accept both...

^ The HDMI Inputs of the 103D can accept both multi-channel LPCM and traditional, multi-channel DD and DTS Bitstreams. Your DirecTV undoubtedly can output DD 5.1 Bitstreams for programs broadcast...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-21-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The 105 and 105D have the best Analog audio of...

The 105 and 105D have the best Analog audio of their stock products. Next best is the 95.

The OPPO products have been popular with mod shops that sell upgrades, and some of the stuff offered for...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-21-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^^ With HDMI, if it ain't broke, don't fix it. ...

^^ With HDMI, if it ain't broke, don't fix it.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-20-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Each HDMI between pairs of active devices is...

Each HDMI between pairs of active devices is independent as regards the cable because the signal is regenerated. So using Redmere throughout should be no problem. The problem would come if you try to...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-20-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5,094
Views: 396,614
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Just like with any other /24 content. If you have...

Just like with any other /24 content. If you have /24 output turned off the OPPO will do the frame rate conversion.

Netflix has /24 streams, and evidently that's what they are sending to the ROKU...
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