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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-22-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 93
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Posted By Jet-X
Unless I'm misreading the table, it appears the...

Unless I'm misreading the table, it appears the Dune converts DSD to PCM (instead of streaming the raw bitstream)?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-21-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 93
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Posted By Jet-X
Has this been truly confirmed? It's on Dune's...

Has this been truly confirmed? It's on Dune's website that it does support SACD ISO.



http://dune-hd.com/eng/products/full_hd_media_players/50
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-10-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jet-X
Nope - just aviation enthusiast. Jet-X was a...

Nope - just aviation enthusiast. Jet-X was a model company I used to own.

The DC-10 cockpit was 50% GoPro,. 50% Sony Actioncams. Exterior shots were a Sony RX10 and DEV-3 (3D).

Goodyear is...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-10-2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 118
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Posted By Jet-X
Nothing online - it's been more or less a hobby,...

Nothing online - it's been more or less a hobby, and 3D has been a big experiment. I shot/produced a pseudo-documentary on the last passenger DC-10 service, and it was released as a 3 disc set (one...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-10-2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jet-X
Photos don't suffer from judder, so should be...

Photos don't suffer from judder, so should be great. And everything is always worth a try - we don't learn otherwise :)

Trust me, I'm experimenting now, and I have fewer answers than questions...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-10-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jet-X
Don't let me change your opinion until you've...

Don't let me change your opinion until you've seen it for yourself. There are those that think In-and-Out burgers are the best, and there are those that think Whataburger is the best (or whichever...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-10-2017, 10:58 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jet-X
Absolutely (judder). I recently did a demo at VW...

Absolutely (judder). I recently did a demo at VW (at their booth at an auto show) and the second part of their VR demo is a 'drive'. Well, not only was the footage poor quality, but you could tell...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-09-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jet-X
Thanks. Dedicated headsets (e.g. Oculus,...

Thanks.

Dedicated headsets (e.g. Oculus, Vive) all support north of 90fps. GearVR/Samsung supports 60fps. Anything that a phone snaps into varies from device to device.

Judder is a tremendous...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-09-2017, 03:25 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jet-X
Been working in VR for quite a while, and my...

Been working in VR for quite a while, and my recommendation is that if the camera doesn't support 60fps, skip it. Most of the cameras do not support 60fps. It's often custom rigs (i.e. multiple...
Forum: 3D Source Components   09-28-2016, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 193
Posted By Jet-X
Does it even support MVC? I noticed it's missing...

Does it even support MVC? I noticed it's missing on the specs page for Vegas 14
Forum: 3D Source Components   05-27-2016, 11:16 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 13,739
Posted By Jet-X
Hope for the best, expect the...well, no further...

Hope for the best, expect the...well, no further 3D support.

While I'll keep my fingers crossed, I won't hold out hope that 3D receives any kind of love. There hasn't been a new 3D consumer...
Forum: 3D Source Components   03-08-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 569
Posted By Jet-X
The Lucidcam is a 3D VR 180 degree camera - it is...

The Lucidcam is a 3D VR 180 degree camera - it is not just a 3D camera. It will give you a VR perspective that no consumer 3D camera (made for the days of 3D Blu-Rays/Television) will provide. It's...
Forum: 3D Displays   01-12-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By Jet-X
New 3D Video Displays (CES 2016) - alternative to Sony HMD series

Two at CES, I tried one (missed the other), but these are alternatives to the Sony HMD series (I own a T3W FYI):

Vuzix: iWear Video Headphones (vuzix.com): $499

Basically same concept as the...
Forum: 3D Source Components   01-10-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 569
Posted By Jet-X
I spent enough time looking at VR type cameras at...

I spent enough time looking at VR type cameras at CES and left underwhelmed. Anything less than 60fps is nauseating.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-07-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By Jet-X
At the show, they had a side-by-side comparison...

At the show, they had a side-by-side comparison of a "no name" (couldn't discern who it was from, behind a case) OLED and their ULED TV, and while the brightness appears to have been turned down on...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-07-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,074
Posted By Jet-X
Saw Sony's demo yesterday at CES, was a mixed bag...

Saw Sony's demo yesterday at CES, was a mixed bag - the scenes (don't know the movie) inside the helicopter very nice, but when it cut away to the outside (and the comparison picture of what I'm sure...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-07-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 856
Posted By Jet-X
the turntable and accompanying software will...

the turntable and accompanying software will capture vinyl to your PC in either 96/24 or DSD5.6

Now, when I asked the guy if the Sony Walkmans would play DSD natively or convert to PCM, he was...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-07-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 856
Posted By Jet-X
1. I believe the price announced was $200 2. ...

1. I believe the price announced was $200
2. Good question - a friend who is a big vinyl nut said that the arm/cartridge that were on the 500 were so heavy, that its going to eat vinyl every time...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-26-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4,334
Views: 229,521
Posted By Jet-X
Maybe I'm less picky and as robena pointed out,...

Maybe I'm less picky and as robena pointed out, if you have your collection stored elsewhere, this box fits the bill. I don't need streaming 4K services from other providers, I already have devices...
Forum: 3D Source Components   11-23-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 569
Posted By Jet-X
I am backing the Lucidcam, but I have a very...

I am backing the Lucidcam, but I have a very specific use in mind. Hoping the quality is there, as I only need 180 degree viewing.
Forum: 3D Source Components   11-21-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 569
Posted By Jet-X
Remember, the Lucid is just a capture device. ...

Remember, the Lucid is just a capture device.

The intended viewing will be with VR goggles (Oculus) or with the cheap cardboard (or plastic) and using your phone (iPhone or Samsung Galaxy).
...
Forum: Video Source Items   04-11-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 112
Posted By Jet-X
Oppo DV-980H SACD DVD-Audio upscaling player

All the specs here:

https://www.oppodigital.com/dv980h/dv980h_support.aspx

Comes with original remote, power cord, HDMI cable. Very good condition, barely used (I think I played all of 10 SACD...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   04-06-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,921
Posted By Jet-X
Side note - if you're on a Mac, I've been using...

Side note - if you're on a Mac, I've been using DSD Master to convert multichannel DSD files to wav (FLAC is an option to). Costs $30 for the program, but well worth it for me.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   03-31-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 494
Posted By Jet-X
I just copied the files from disc to HDD. When I...

I just copied the files from disc to HDD. When I changed the extension from .AIFF-C to .dts Foobar had no problem with them, and converted them. Haven't had a chance to test multichannel playback,...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   03-30-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 494
Posted By Jet-X
I'm still looking (and haven't been successful)...

I'm still looking (and haven't been successful) to pull copy-protected AIFFs from DTS Audio CD into a multi-channel .WAV or other format. I have the AIFFs, but because they're copy-protected, I'm...
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