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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-26-2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,515
Posted By Afroteddy
I never considered anything made by Sony as...

I never considered anything made by Sony as budget but I guess you're right. Customer reviews are the only reviews I can find. Just wondered if it would be a better buy than the $298 Phillips 55"...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-26-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,515
Posted By Afroteddy
This model line must not be any good or at least...

This model line must not be any good or at least not popular as this thread is quite small. Best Buy has the 55" version for $349 as a doorbuster and I'm tempted to jump on it but can't find much...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-22-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 371
Posted By Afroteddy
Again, so a $50 android streaming box is ALLOWED...

Again, so a $50 android streaming box is ALLOWED to stream in 4k but a $500 AMD Windows HTPC isn't even though it is more capable of doing so thanks to DRM rules. Wish we'd gotten a presidential...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-21-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 371
Posted By Afroteddy
That's weak! Why do we continue to be treated...

That's weak! Why do we continue to be treated like this? Why can't my 6 core AMD system be compatible!
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-15-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 979
Views: 73,522
Posted By Afroteddy
Any ideal if the H8C will be a BF deal somewhere?

Any ideal if the H8C will be a BF deal somewhere?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-18-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 86
Posted By Afroteddy
7.1 Surround test not hitting 6th and 7th speaker

My computer is connected via HDMI(Radeon 7870) to my Pioneer 7.1 receiver. When I go into playback settings I can choose the 7.1 speaker setup but when I run the test it doesn't hit the wide left...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-18-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 283
Posted By Afroteddy
What input are you using? Shouldn't HDMI be able...

What input are you using? Shouldn't HDMI be able to accept at a 1080i input?

Also, AMD drivers not offer a feature called Virtual Super Resolution. I believe it involves GPU scaling....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-02-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By Afroteddy
I understand

I understand. You just wanna see a vision through. I reccomend one of the lower Radeon HD cards (2000,3000,4000). The "HD" implies that it supports high def video resolutions on the card itself. ...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-03-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 192,488
Posted By Afroteddy
Anyone still here? I just bought an XDS for $10...

Anyone still here? I just bought an XDS for $10 from a second hand store and was wondering if it's still worth using. Don't see any current mention on it on the net. I'd like to be able to use it...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-12-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,134
Posted By Afroteddy
Have either of you tried the remote control app?...

Have either of you tried the remote control app? I know there's one for Android.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-22-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 1,073
Views: 802,623
Posted By Afroteddy
4 months and no new pics. This thread was my...

4 months and no new pics. This thread was my inspiration.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-17-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 21,749
Posted By Afroteddy
First post of 2014! I live in Memphis but I'm...

First post of 2014! I live in Memphis but I'm from the area. My family has slow dsl and when I called to upgrade it ATT told me that their fastest speed is the 1.5mbs they're currently getting. What...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-06-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2,738
Views: 469,316
Posted By Afroteddy
Hi Guys I could use some assistance. A storm...

Hi Guys I could use some assistance. A storm took out my dvr cable box and it seems to have taken out the hdmi port on the receiver. I replaced the dvr box and I can play it through another hdmi...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-15-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Afroteddy
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mdavej http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1499454/whats-a-good-speed-for-powerline-networking#post_23946028)

I suggest no...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-13-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Afroteddy
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by tman247 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1499454/whats-a-good-speed-for-powerline-networking#post_23944640)

Do the adapters...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-13-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Afroteddy
I got a cheapo deal on some RCA powerline 200...

I got a cheapo deal on some RCA powerline 200 adapters and was wondering what performance I should be expecting out of them. I just finished downloading a game from Stream at 3.4 Mbs. Is that...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-03-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Afroteddy
I haven't hooked it up yet but I'm worried the...

I haven't hooked it up yet but I'm worried the firmware updates are no longer available.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-03-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Afroteddy
I bought a BTV just a few days ago only now to...

I bought a BTV just a few days ago only now to find that the company is no more and the product is a bust. Am I stuck with non-usuable equipment? :-(
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-06-2013, 12:36 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,931
Posted By Afroteddy
I use Win7 in the living room and bedroom htpcs...

I use Win7 in the living room and bedroom htpcs and Win8 on my all purpose workstation and my yet unfinished server/htpc/gaming unit. According to MaximumPC Win8 is the natural successor to WHS2011.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-11-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 767
Posted By Afroteddy
So I take it neither remote does mouse functions.

So I take it neither remote does mouse functions.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-06-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 767
Posted By Afroteddy
I found one with the remotes. I assume both are...

I found one with the remotes. I assume both are compatible.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-06-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 767
Posted By Afroteddy
Sorry. I took the pic from my phone and the...

Sorry. I took the pic from my phone and the mobile site wouldn't/didn't upload the pic. Had to load the desktop page and reload the pic.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-06-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 767
Posted By Afroteddy
http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/253590...

http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/253590/width/350/height/700/flags/LL (http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/253590/)Founds these two remotes for $3 each. There's no model numbers on...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-04-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By Afroteddy
Just wanted to update that I solved my problem...

Just wanted to update that I solved my problem by buying a second 6750 for $40. I connected the monitors to the primary card and the HDTV to the secondary card. This way I can use the cards...
Forum: Remote Control Area   08-04-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 758
Views: 133,691
Posted By Afroteddy
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mdavej http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1176263/harmony-700/600#post_23568687)

Actually I have to retract most of that. I just...
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