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Forum: Xbox Area   07-27-2016, 01:58 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Keep in mind the box is NOT yet officially...

Keep in mind the box is NOT yet officially released, and MS has played this close to the vest before, features are enabled with a launch day patch.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-24-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21,828
Views: 1,572,332
Posted By dianebrat
Just needed to dig a bit deeper, the answer is...

Just needed to dig a bit deeper, the answer is "no"
Forum: Xbox Area   07-24-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
amazon usually gives better than average trade-in...

amazon usually gives better than average trade-in values if you take it in Amazon credit.
Forum: Xbox Area   07-24-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Dolby Vision is a hardware solution not a...

Dolby Vision is a hardware solution not a software solution, the XB1S doesn't have the hardware, heck they're still not committing to bitsteaming properly for ATMOS and that is indeed ONLY a software...
Forum: Plasma Panels   07-21-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 83
Posted By dianebrat
Free sick 55VT60 to any AVS peeps in the Boston...

Free sick 55VT60 to any AVS peeps in the Boston area, just PM me.
It has a single red LED blink code that repeats and if you power cycle it enough it does come on and then run fine until the next...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-21-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 16,648
Views: 1,130,664
Posted By dianebrat
Free sick 55VT60 to any AVS peeps in the Boston...

Free sick 55VT60 to any AVS peeps in the Boston area, just PM me.
It has a single red LED blink code that repeats and if you power cycle it enough it does come on and then run fine until the next...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-20-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 21,828
Views: 1,572,332
Posted By dianebrat
Did you follow the instructions in the wiki? it...

Did you follow the instructions in the wiki? it has them all laid out including the manual steps you have to do.
Forum: Xbox Area   07-20-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Yep, considering how light duty of a gamer I am I...

Yep, considering how light duty of a gamer I am I don't need HDR gaming and I have no reason to replace last years Halo edition XB1 unless I'm getting more bang, and 4K disc playback was the key, I'm...
Forum: Xbox Area   07-20-2016, 05:58 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Yes! I view the XB1 as a huge failure at launch,...

Yes! I view the XB1 as a huge failure at launch, from the waffling on DRM schemes to the fact that it was missing a ton of very useful features the XB360 had, it really was as if they had managed to...
Forum: Xbox Area   07-13-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Based on what? a single blog post from a single...

Based on what? a single blog post from a single dev at E3?
I'm not going to lie and say "of course they'll fix it" their track records bites, but everyone is referencing the same post to say why it...
Forum: Xbox Area   07-13-2016, 04:08 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
I pre-order from Amazon so I can cancel as short...

I pre-order from Amazon so I can cancel as short as a week before if it winds up not streaming ATMOS via bitstream.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-11-2016, 07:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 235
Posted By dianebrat
I'd say because the 21x9 LEDs managed to sell so...

I'd say because the 21x9 LEDs managed to sell so poorly the odds are that no one will waste their OLED resources on such a niche product.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-10-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
Which is why some of us aren't willing to write...

Which is why some of us aren't willing to write off the XB1S yet, 4K UHD disc specs say that you need to be able to properly bitstream the output, and while MS's track record isn't the greatest, this...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-10-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
That's a common misconception unless you have...

That's a common misconception unless you have something new, there's a single blog post quoting a single MS employee at E3 that may or may not have been accurate. While there's certainly the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
When I switch to TV apps the receiver goes to...

When I switch to TV apps the receiver goes to Audio 1 just fine, and obviosuly (or not to some folks) when I want to go back to another input I have to go back to HDMI2 on the TV and then select the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-08-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
I have it set up as follows: TV HDMI2 which is...

I have it set up as follows:
TV HDMI2 which is ARC with Simplink on, TV set to HDMI/Optical out, hooks into the Monitor #1 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-08-2016, 04:06 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
Audio Out (optical/HDMI ARC Digital sound out) ...

Audio Out (optical/HDMI ARC Digital sound out)
It will swap back and forth with the TV sound as the amp goes on and off.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-07-2016, 04:11 AM
Replies: 21,828
Views: 1,572,332
Posted By dianebrat
As is? it won't work, the holes in the TV are not...

As is? it won't work, the holes in the TV are not square, they're narrower on the bottom than the top
Top holes 200mm apart, bottom holes 120mm apart
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-04-2016, 08:35 AM
Replies: 21,828
Views: 1,572,332
Posted By dianebrat
give.it.a.break. Really, participate in the...

give.it.a.break.
Really, participate in the forum in some manner other than just griping about the lack of Netflix HDR on the updates, it's a broken record.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-03-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
I haven't heard that you tried the OTHER optical...

I haven't heard that you tried the OTHER optical input, or that you have unplugged the receiver from A/C waited 60s then plugged back in.
Forum: Xbox Area   07-02-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
That's my take on it too, that there were small...

That's my take on it too, that there were small but noticeable improvements, nothing wholesale.
I'm also still not convinced we won't see object-based bitstream decoding since there's only been one...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-02-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 387,504
Posted By dianebrat
The optical inputs are assignable, I'd verify in...

The optical inputs are assignable, I'd verify in setup that it's still assigned to the button/input name you're using.
Forum: Xbox Area   06-29-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
A single blog post while not positive news is not...

A single blog post while not positive news is not "MS has spoken" I've seen plenty of posts from uncorroborated sources later contradicted, show me a Microsoft page showing it or a rep directly...
Forum: Xbox Area   06-28-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Some of us are optimists, some are pessimists, so...

Some of us are optimists, some are pessimists, so far in this thread it's pretty clear who is on which side.
Microsoft may also feel it's not worth their effort to confirm something that's part of...
Forum: Xbox Area   06-28-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 17,246
Posted By dianebrat
Microsoft has not said that they're NOT including...

Microsoft has not said that they're NOT including bitstream output, there are folks making that assumption only because it has not been explicitly mentioned in their documents, myself and several...
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