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Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-15-2016, 03:45 AM
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Posted By joerod
Wait, something is not right. No complaints about...

Wait, something is not right. No complaints about the above screen shot? :D

The Journey To Space Imax presentation was too good. I have two of the 4 guests wanting to come back again and bring...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-14-2016, 08:47 PM
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Posted By joerod
My final thoughts: He called it a 500 many...

My final thoughts:

He called it a 500 many times in his report. I am betting the farm he had an early pre release unit first then got the production model was blown away by the "non lousy" image...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-14-2016, 06:50 AM
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Posted By joerod
On another current 5000ES model note... I have a...

On another current 5000ES model note... I have a few people coming over today to check out the Next Stop... Mars Journey To Space IMAX presentation 4K UHD title.

Should be fun....
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-14-2016, 06:48 AM
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Posted By joerod
If they are already replacing this chassis a few...

If they are already replacing this chassis a few months in maybe there's a reason for it? If not we will have a really cool collector's edition I guess. We all know as great as this unit is on day...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-14-2016, 04:17 AM
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Posted By joerod
Maybe they did figure out how to make them more...

Maybe they did figure out how to make them more compact and not weigh as much as a boat anchor. I'm not sure about the poster's complaints regarding the image and the current 5000 model. That's where...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-14-2016, 03:57 AM
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Posted By joerod
Maybe they are calling it a second generation...

Maybe they are calling it a second generation 5000 because it has a laser too? I was just told it is the replacement model for the 1200 which would make perfect sense. They are barely into production...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2016, 02:12 PM
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Posted By joerod
That's a huge IF but I was mainly referring to...

That's a huge IF but I was mainly referring to the masses who want a jvc in 4K but at or near current price levels.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2016, 12:22 PM
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Posted By joerod
LOL :D And that is what is going to hurt JVC...

LOL :D

And that is what is going to hurt JVC if it is at the rumored MSRP. Even with discounts it will be quite a bit. And that has always helped drive jvc sales.... Their pricing and discounting....
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2016, 11:38 AM
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Posted By joerod
I already heard it is a 1100 replacement.

I already heard it is a 1100 replacement.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-12-2016, 04:55 PM
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Posted By joerod
We never use Normal. Since day one we prefer the...

We never use Normal. Since day one we prefer the 1:85 zoom.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-12-2016, 12:54 PM
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Posted By joerod
Yes, I have tested 20 different movies and only...

Yes, I have tested 20 different movies and only one would not play so far. The new regular blu ray copy of Allegiant. Just came out today. I am just curious in case one day I move this player in our...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-12-2016, 12:41 PM
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Posted By joerod
So are my Martin Logan Vanquishes slightly...

So are my Martin Logan Vanquishes slightly overkill for Atmos and a (VOG) Top speaker?

:D :eeksurprise:
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-11-2016, 06:11 AM
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Posted By joerod
I have both the Panasonic and Samsung player...

I have both the Panasonic and Samsung player connected and I also have a HDFury Integral which I use to send the secondary HDMI out to a Zigen which then feeds the bar and restroom. It's nice because...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-10-2016, 09:38 AM
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Posted By joerod
Well so far then I am 7 for 7. Jurassic World,...

Well so far then I am 7 for 7. Jurassic World, London has Fallen to name a couple more. I will keep testing. I also was told there was a secret code to make it work with region A but haven't needed...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-10-2016, 08:37 AM
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Posted By joerod
I have a Sony 5000ES. I have both the Panasonic...

I have a Sony 5000ES. I have both the Panasonic and Samsung player connected to it for comparisons.

Panasonic HDMI video to input 2 in 5000. Audio to RS20i sound processor. Samsung video to HDMI...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-09-2016, 03:21 PM
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Posted By joerod
I just got mine in from the UK and very pleased...

I just got mine in from the UK and very pleased to see Netflix work and obviously my UHD library. What I didn't expect was for a regular Blu-ray to work. I put in 10 Cloverfield Lane and it played...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 12:53 PM
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Posted By joerod
In Sony's defense it would have been hard to...

In Sony's defense it would have been hard to predict exactly what would be needed for a format that hadn't been finalized at the time. Though I totally get where they are coming from too.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 11:40 AM
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Posted By joerod
You can make a case for either or but I have...

You can make a case for either or but I have absolutely no regrets having the 1000/1100. To our eyes it had offered the best image the past few years. And if we waited and waited then we would have...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 10:52 AM
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Posted By joerod
All things aside if they cost the exact same as...

All things aside if they cost the exact same as the Sony which would you choose? And "edge" is very minimal these last couple generations. Will this be the year JVC finally releases a 4K model? How...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 10:12 AM
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Posted By joerod
I have both. If after a bit my "workshop" agrees...

I have both. If after a bit my "workshop" agrees I will return the panasonic. Just initially I am a big fan. Many in the owner's thread are big on it too. I just liked how it immediately played like...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 10:08 AM
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Posted By joerod
And I wouldn't count the JVCs in any real...

And I wouldn't count the JVCs in any real comparison with UHD HDR. Being compatible is not the same as being able to render the native resolution. Tricks (eshift- don't count) are for kids...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 09:58 AM
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Posted By joerod
Properly adjusting the 5000 to UHD should result...

Properly adjusting the 5000 to UHD should result in the same for the most part. I have also compared them on LG Oled as well as other Sony 4K tv models and the 5000. I had a 665 too. I have spent a...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 09:41 AM
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Posted By joerod
Our current view from the back row. :)

Our current view from the back row. :)
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 09:36 AM
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Posted By joerod
Yes, the rack is filled up again! :D

Yes, the rack is filled up again! :D
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-09-2016, 09:31 AM
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Posted By joerod
I have to disagree. I have both in the same rack...

I have to disagree. I have both in the same rack and actually ended up with two copies of a couple UHD titles and upon switching back and forth between inputs so far we favor the Panny. I also have...
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