AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 186
Search took 0.99 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: outlanderbz
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-16-2017, 08:46 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 6,891
Posted By outlanderbz
For what it is worth HBO and AMC have to be the...

For what it is worth HBO and AMC have to be the worst I have seen so far. Shows like Game of Thrones and Walking Dead with dark, foggy scenes are almost worse than DVD. I am sure NBC and CBS look...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-09-2017, 06:30 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 6,891
Posted By outlanderbz
That is what I do now. My order that I try to...

That is what I do now. My order that I try to watch shows/movies is as follows for Picture Quality reasons

1. Bluray via Netflix rentals - this is really just movies
2. via an app like HBO Go,...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-09-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 6,891
Posted By outlanderbz
Sounds to me that your area was "upgraded" to the...

Sounds to me that your area was "upgraded" to the new 720p MPEG 4. Even if you hadn't switched eventually you would have to get this "upgrade". The box you had probably doesn't handle MPEG-4 so you...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-04-2017, 06:56 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,181
Posted By outlanderbz
With Comcast Xfinity going to bit starved 720p...

With Comcast Xfinity going to bit starved 720p MPEG 4 feed for all channels, even ones that used to be 1080i and OK - I say NO. I would even say a 480p widescreen set would be fine. But even a DVD...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-02-2017, 07:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 515
Posted By outlanderbz
I will be very interested in this. With the...

I will be very interested in this. With the recent change of Comcast downconverting everything to a bitstarved 720p mpeg 4 I wonder if this will be a higher quality - as in the way the channel...
Forum: HDTV Programming   11-17-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 6,891
Posted By outlanderbz
The picture quality drop with this "Enhanced HD"...

The picture quality drop with this "Enhanced HD" as comcast is calling it is pretty significant. If it looked like what a 720p ESPN looked like I would be fine but it appears worse, like they are...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-17-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 11,246
Views: 1,313,201
Posted By outlanderbz
I was just curious if you guys have noticed the...

I was just curious if you guys have noticed the new reduced picture quality now that Comcast has gone through what they call their "Enhanced HD"? or have seen any threads on here about it yet. I am...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-18-2016, 09:50 PM
Replies: 5,946
Views: 290,230
Posted By outlanderbz
My brother just picked up the M70 and I am...

My brother just picked up the M70 and I am helping him set it up, not as tech as I am. I can not get his Xfinity X1 cable box to work with this TV. When the cable box boots it displays the...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-29-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 2,356
Views: 295,714
Posted By outlanderbz
Great! I'd rather it be some signal/internal...

Great! I'd rather it be some signal/internal issue because then I can fix it. Going to call Comcast and have a tech come out. Hopefully I get a good one!
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-28-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2,356
Views: 295,714
Posted By outlanderbz
Just for the heck of it I went and swapped out...

Just for the heck of it I went and swapped out all 3. They replaced the XG1-A with a XG1-P and both remote boxes with the -P version instead of -C. Brought it all home and same issue.

So. Has to...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-27-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2,356
Views: 295,714
Posted By outlanderbz
Yeah they are all set to 1080p60fps but for the...

Yeah they are all set to 1080p60fps but for the heck of it I tried other settings as well. Nothing changed. I tried removing the powered splitter out and just use a 2 way to 2 of them and same issue....
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-27-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 2,356
Views: 295,714
Posted By outlanderbz
Hope this is the spot to post something like...

Hope this is the spot to post something like this. I had Xfinity installed last week and was wondering if this is normal or should the image quality be the same on all boxes. Basically what I am...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-25-2016, 04:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,314
Posted By outlanderbz
This is a few months old of a post but I came...

This is a few months old of a post but I came across this looking to solve some dialogue isses. I have been going back and forth between DynEQ on and off after I upgraded my subwoofer. I used to...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-14-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,400
Posted By outlanderbz
I realize the original thread is from a long time...

I realize the original thread is from a long time ago and and your latest reply is a few months back. I came to your thread because mine has started to make chuffing noises that I never got before...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-10-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,278
Posted By outlanderbz
I did, I like the fact that I can check it out...

I did, I like the fact that I can check it out and see how I like it. I am assuming I am going to love it coming from my Supercube III. That little sub has done a great job for a long time but I...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-09-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,278
Posted By outlanderbz
Well This is interesting. I came to this post...

Well This is interesting. I came to this post while reading up on info about the PB-1000. Why was I researching new subs? Because I haven't been happy lately with my Def Tech Supercube III I've had...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-09-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,734
Posted By outlanderbz
I agree, if you ever do find something I would...

I agree, if you ever do find something I would love to know. I plan on getting 2 or 3 more eventually for a few more zones I want to supply airplay to.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-09-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,734
Posted By outlanderbz
I just spent the last 45 minutes going through...

I just spent the last 45 minutes going through your build thread! Sounded like a long fun journey and looks awesome! I subscribed to it so I can see any future updates. I might have to pick your...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   12-09-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,734
Posted By outlanderbz
no and I feel your pain. I actually zip tied the...

no and I feel your pain. I actually zip tied the wires behind them so the wiring sort of holds them in place. Every now and then they move and it bothers me. I havent looked into anything though. ...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-10-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,734
Posted By outlanderbz
It has been awhile but I figured I would update...

It has been awhile but I figured I would update the thread with what I did for acoustic panels. Here is how it sits now and sounds fantastic. I started working from home for work so for now I am...
Forum: Xbox Area   10-03-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,817
Views: 47,244
Posted By outlanderbz
I have been away from the xbox one lately and...

I have been away from the xbox one lately and havent kept up on the new updates. If you bought the game digital download does it auto update on its own? I havent played BF4 in months but is it...
Forum: Xbox Area   10-01-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1,817
Views: 47,244
Posted By outlanderbz
Wonder of this fixed the save issues not staying...

Wonder of this fixed the save issues not staying when playing the SP campaign or did they already fix that? I still havent gone back to beat the campaign because of the fear of losing my progress
Forum: Xbox Area   04-30-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1,817
Views: 47,244
Posted By outlanderbz
Quote:Originally Posted by Mass...

Quote:Originally Posted by Mass Distortion http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1465359/battlefield-4/1740#post_24667156)

I just tried playing the campaign...
Forum: Xbox Area   04-30-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1,817
Views: 47,244
Posted By outlanderbz
do you guys know if they fixed the save game...

do you guys know if they fixed the save game issue where people's saved games would not be there? I played through about half the game when it first came out and lost my save on Xbox One. I am now...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   04-21-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 8,399
Posted By outlanderbz
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by gec5741 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1460064/basement-living-room-media-room-teen-hangout/30#post_24630195)

Yea looking...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 186

 
Forum Jump: