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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-06-2014, 04:11 PM
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http://www.accessories4less.com/make-a-store/item/...

http://www.accessories4less.com/make-a-store/item/yamrxa3010bl/yamaha-rx-a3010-9.2-channel-network-aventage-av-receiver/1.html


They have the 3030 for 1500 as well, but this would do just fine
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-05-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 298
Posted By jfbar1
I noticed the same thing when playing through my...

I noticed the same thing when playing through my Onkyo 809. Never really go into this till recently, must be a limitation in the dlna flac support.

After quick googling, it seems it is due to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-03-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,471
Posted By jfbar1
The "golden age" of HTPC is OVER at least as far...

The "golden age" of HTPC is OVER at least as far as high end cases go (funny, see a few "touch screen" monsters on ebay for a fraction of the original cost).

That said, based on what you have, I...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-27-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,353
Posted By jfbar1
I built an audio only pc. I like mce and have it...

I built an audio only pc. I like mce and have it start when the pc boots up. (Ssd so it just takes less than a minute. )
I use vmc mote, opon install you " load" your music library into your phone...
Forum: Latest Industry News   06-25-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 12,679
Posted By jfbar1
IMO it seems impossible to "do it alone" when it...

IMO it seems impossible to "do it alone" when it comes to ANY business (cars, ce devices, PC's etc). Everything is about the "bottom line" and once that call has been made, it's a gradual downhill...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   05-24-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By jfbar1
+1 on the power brick. My dual went out couple...

+1 on the power brick. My dual went out couple of weeks ago, and I got it up by coming up with another brick off a dlink switch that also went out (house hit by lightning-surge went through ethernet)
Forum: HD DVD Software   05-17-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,284
Posted By jfbar1
++1 on that. Hulk was my first (HDDVD-LOL),...

++1 on that. Hulk was my first (HDDVD-LOL), still think it had the sharpest,clearest, picture I have ever seen. Movie OK, kinda low key for the most part, but I am a HUGE Jennifer Connely fan so...
Forum: HD DVD Players   05-17-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,433
Posted By jfbar1
You know, at the time both the A1 and the XA1...

You know, at the time both the A1 and the XA1 were dissed for "only" having 1080i output. I always thought my XA1 had a better quality actually watching movies than my XA2 (extreme judder running in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-12-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 177
Posted By jfbar1
Just wondering why you would need Dolby TrueHD...

Just wondering why you would need Dolby TrueHD and DTS MA for a 2.1 setup. Another option (mine currently), is to use an older, high end "legacy" AVR with multi channel analog input. For your price...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 9,665
Posted By jfbar1
I have had my NR809 for almost 2 years (bought...

I have had my NR809 for almost 2 years (bought refurb from AFL). The 2 things I went for on my choice was 1- Features for the money ( One of the few that actually accepted DSD via HDMI-SACD "fan")...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   05-02-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 641
Posted By jfbar1
This thread is all over the map LOL. My take on...

This thread is all over the map LOL. My take on it is that it's hard to determine what actually "sounds" better. "actual" mastered HRA, or "upconverted" (via DAC) CD or even MP3's. I use a V Link...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-05-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By jfbar1
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by StardogChampion http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1525705/whats-new-in-htpc-software#post_24567347)

HTPC for local media + Roku...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-13-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 75,898
Posted By jfbar1
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by nastyboy http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1333203/best-htpc-keyboard-for-sofa-use-with-trackpad-or-similar#post_20398301)
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Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-26-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,404
Posted By jfbar1
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Mfusick http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-04-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,413
Posted By jfbar1
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by assassin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-04-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,526
Posted By jfbar1
+1 on network issues. I spent 2 WEEKS fighting...

+1 on network issues. I spent 2 WEEKS fighting the CC (Comcast) with 5 techs coming out till I finally got one. Setup was easy after that. I use a gigabit switch, and router. The few live tv...
Forum: HD DVD Players   01-02-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,433
Posted By jfbar1
+1 on that. Still have my XA1 hooked up to my...

+1 on that. Still have my XA1 hooked up to my kids room with my "old" 40" Sony XBR LCD. Never gave me a bit of trouble besides an occasional freeze requiring a "reboot". Always loved the "high end"...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-18-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,888
Posted By jfbar1
Anyone mentioned the "White Elephant" in the...

Anyone mentioned the "White Elephant" in the room? FACEBOOK.


It seems not only AVS, but many of the auto forums I belong to are dealing with the same thing. If you really stop to think about...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-08-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 3,574
Posted By jfbar1
I like to keep running my OPPO BD-103 every once...

I like to keep running my OPPO BD-103 every once in a while with a netflix rental. Doing the last 2 "Fast and Furious" sequels to get ready for the latest one next month. I have ripped all of my...
Forum: HD DVD Players   08-04-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,892
Posted By jfbar1
LOL I wish I can still use my XA1 as a high end...

LOL I wish I can still use my XA1 as a high end CD player (when it worked it sounded AWESOME), but it will NOW read any CD's anymore. Sad thing is I also (in the garage rack) have a Denon 2910 that...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-04-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 582
Posted By jfbar1
I would really look at the latest usb DAC's....

I would really look at the latest usb DAC's. With an Pre/Pro or receiver that can process 24/96 pcm, that can be sonic nirvana. I have a V Link musical fidelity running off my HTPC hooked up to my...
Forum: HD DVD Software   06-21-2013, 03:39 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,183
Posted By jfbar1
My son is a HUGE Fast and Furious fan. He...

My son is a HUGE Fast and Furious fan. He actually took on of my spare players (A30) to his buddies and set it up so they can watch (at least the first 2-the Drift one really is NOT part of the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-12-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 15,573
Views: 1,940,982
Posted By jfbar1
As per the netflix support site, the 929 DOES...

As per the netflix support site, the 929 DOES support both 5.1 and 1080p. However, I can not get it (5.1) out of mine. Has anyone else tried this?? I have the Sony 1700ES setup and I know it does...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-10-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 47,340
Posted By jfbar1
Saw the 65 in Magnolia. For all the people that...

Saw the 65 in Magnolia. For all the people that were disappointed in the loss of the monolithic gorilla glass, this set has it. Very nice looking and even though the salesman mistakenly told me it...
Forum: HD DVD Players   04-23-2013, 04:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,750
Posted By jfbar1
About the only magazines I have "hoarded" over...

About the only magazines I have "hoarded" over the years is "Home Theater" and"Sound and Vision" (for the past 20 years LOL). The most entertaining reading nowadays is around 2004-2006 where they...
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