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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-28-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 64
Posted By Jon S
Sunfire subs have a really extended bass...

Sunfire subs have a really extended bass response... Unfortunately, the bass IMHO is pretty tubby or boomy... It's not that tight.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-25-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,609
Posted By Jon S
I pulled a prank on one of my fanatic Studio...

I pulled a prank on one of my fanatic Studio Ghibli-fan friends... I showed her this cover on a Blu-Ray case... She really freaked out...

I used MS Publisher and googled for all the movie...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-25-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 99
Posted By Jon S
15 ft is pretty long for a HDMI run... Try using...

15 ft is pretty long for a HDMI run... Try using a shorter cable with the units closer to the TV and see what happens... You could also try a different input. The odd thing is that you say the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-24-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8,061
Views: 434,461
Posted By Jon S
sorry.. double post

sorry.. double post
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-24-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 8,061
Views: 434,461
Posted By Jon S
Picture quality will be identical in all modes,...

Picture quality will be identical in all modes, but usability is a different matter depending on where the files are. I have my movies on a WD My Cloud drive and a backup on an external HDD... Via...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   08-24-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 95
Posted By Jon S
no...

no...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   08-20-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 87
Posted By Jon S
Look for a setting that changes the aspect ratio...

Look for a setting that changes the aspect ratio for DVDs... Almost all players have it... It can be full, normal, zoom for the settings...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-19-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 70,709
Posted By Jon S
I just watched Usagi Drop. It an excellent slice...

I just watched Usagi Drop. It an excellent slice of life anime about a six year old girl who was supposedly the illegitimate child of a deceased elderly man. The family are shocked about this...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-19-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30,884
Views: 3,247,891
Posted By Jon S
Ha! I still have my Pioneer BDP-05FD and a...

Ha! I still have my Pioneer BDP-05FD and a BDP-09FD... I have not used them ever since I bought my Sony BDP-S6200 and my Oppo BDP-95. I think I paid $700 for the BDp-05FD and $2000 for the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-19-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3,470
Views: 281,546
Posted By Jon S
I have a Samsung UHD TV set and the Sony...

I have a Samsung UHD TV set and the Sony BDP-S6200... The Samsung built-in scaler is notably better than the one in the Sony player....
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-17-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3,470
Views: 281,546
Posted By Jon S
There is minimal differences in picture quality...

There is minimal differences in picture quality on any decent blu-ray player. Audio is a different matter. Playing CDs on one player can be a lot different on another. It just depends on how much...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4,560
Views: 284,190
Posted By Jon S
Laserdiscs only had composite or S-video...

Laserdiscs only had composite or S-video outputs... If you are running analog sources, getting the 4910 seem to be overkill... Analog sources could not exceed 420 lines of resolution (Laserdisc). ...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-14-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4,560
Views: 284,190
Posted By Jon S
Try and see how the system looks with nothing in...

Try and see how the system looks with nothing in line other than the source device (Blu-Ray Player). Let the projector do the scaling. if you do have DVI or component output devices, you might want...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-14-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 20,377
Views: 1,334,807
Posted By Jon S
A lot of people are confused by one thing... Top...

A lot of people are confused by one thing... Top line routers claim coverage of 10,000 square feet. They think that it will cover a 3,000 sq ft home. But a router broadcasts the signal in a circle....
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-13-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,211
Posted By Jon S
A AC2350 router has one 2.4GHZ radio that has a...

A AC2350 router has one 2.4GHZ radio that has a maximum link rate of 600 mbps and a 5GHZ radio that links maximum of 1733 mbps. So 600+1733= 2333 or 2350 as the manufacturer calls it.


The...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-13-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3,470
Views: 281,546
Posted By Jon S
It depends on the DAC built-in the player and...

It depends on the DAC built-in the player and receiver... You want to use the better DAC. Some players (like the Oppo BDP-105) have the ESS 9018 DAC, considered to be top line. If you have the Oppo...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-13-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4,560
Views: 284,190
Posted By Jon S
My guess they used a Lumagen processor in the...

My guess they used a Lumagen processor in the system....
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-11-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 70,709
Posted By Jon S
I like the "slice of life animes"... I can...

I like the "slice of life animes"... I can recommend Clannad, Clannad After Story, AnoHana, Nodame Cantibile, Non Non Biyori, Toradora and Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso which are all episodic series.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-11-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,025
Posted By Jon S
I don't know about density but a number of my...

I don't know about density but a number of my Blu-Rays have gone bad...


Starship Troopers
Leon the Professional
Fifth Element (original release)
A Knight's Tale
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-11-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 20,380
Posted By Jon S
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is releasing...

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is releasing more new Supreme Cinema Series Blu-rays. Look for Luc Besson’s The Fifth Element and Léon: The Professional on 10/27. Each is remastered from a new 4K...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-11-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 957
Posted By Jon S
Be careful when you upgrade... I tried upgrading...

Be careful when you upgrade... I tried upgrading my Intel i7 computer. It has 24 GB of RAM and 3 TB disk space on three one TB drives. Went through the upgrade and it kept crashing on...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-07-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 20,377
Views: 1,334,807
Posted By Jon S
From what I could see, it only supports wireless...

From what I could see, it only supports wireless N, not AC...
Forum: Soundbars   08-07-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By Jon S
I have the HT-XT1... The sound is far better than...

I have the HT-XT1... The sound is far better than what you can get from your ordinary flatscreen set. It does not have any external subs but it does have two small woofers on the underside. Bass is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 900
Posted By Jon S
I have bought two TX-905 and a TX-NR906... All...

I have bought two TX-905 and a TX-NR906... All three failed after two years of use... The caps on the HDMI board crapped out. I live in Hawaii and there is no service center here. I had to send...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-06-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,161
Posted By Jon S
well, you know that the last three Star Wars...

well, you know that the last three Star Wars movies will not be out in true 4K... They were all filmed in 1080P digital cameras.... That was state of art back then.... When we get to 8K sets, we...
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