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Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-14-2016, 07:55 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
According to Amazon's comparison chart, the 6700...

According to Amazon's comparison chart, the 6700 Only has two additional features which are bluetooth and multi room streaming. Neither which seem like are really worth the extra cost for a blu-ray...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-14-2016, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Mine is still working without issues after a year...

Mine is still working without issues after a year of ownership.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-12-2016, 01:23 PM
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Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Hey all, I resolved my audio issue with...

Hey all,

I resolved my audio issue with wanting to connect the blu-ray player to the sound bar today.

I went up to best buy and picked up an Insignia digital optical / coax to analog adapter. ...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-06-2016, 05:17 AM
Replies: 1,932
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Posted By MacinMan
Hey all, Just wanted to give an update and...

Hey all,

Just wanted to give an update and say, I have resolved my "Back to the Future" problem.

I found the trilogy for sale at walmart today for $26 in a new book packaging. The discs are...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-04-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Great to hear, thanks! Sounds Like I can treat...

Great to hear, thanks! Sounds Like I can treat Blu-ray like DVD now, and only upgrade if i need a new player , or if i need a new feature set at some point.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-04-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,932
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Posted By MacinMan
I've decided to wait and see if I can find a...

I've decided to wait and see if I can find a better package of the Trilogy instead of the cheap packaged version that didn't have anything but the clips to hold the discs in. I'm thinking that's...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2016, 05:51 PM
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Posted By MacinMan
I follow. It's been a while since i've kept up...

I follow. It's been a while since i've kept up with multi channel audio. I currently live in an apartment and have decided to stick with a sound bar instead of a full system out of respect for...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2016, 05:33 PM
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Posted By MacinMan
Am I right in assuming Atmos is a new format? ...

Am I right in assuming Atmos is a new format? I've only heard references to it recently. A few times on this forum, and once or twice when looking at movie specs, for newly released blu-rays.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2016, 11:00 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
OK, thanks, I never used 3D, and currently...

OK, thanks,

I never used 3D, and currently haven't upgraded to a 4k TV yet. The only reason I got the higher end player was, at the time, I was under the impression the lower end players didn't...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2016, 07:01 AM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
I've done some re-avaluating of my usage and...

I've done some re-avaluating of my usage and needs for home theater gear, and have found i have pretty much switched to ROKU for most of my needs as I stream most of the time now. I've already...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-25-2016, 12:51 PM
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Posted By MacinMan
Hey Mike, The funny thing is, a box like a Roku...

Hey Mike,
The funny thing is, a box like a Roku or stand alone streamer does do 5 ghz and current devices also do Mimo ac. All my apple devices support Mimo and so does my Roku 4.

I'm curious if...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-25-2016, 11:44 AM
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Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Can current Sony players support the 5Ghz channel...

Can current Sony players support the 5Ghz channel of Wi-fi? I myself haven't had any real major issues with Wifi instability, but when I got my new wireless hardware, I changed from the 2.4Ghz...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-25-2016, 04:06 AM
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Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Hi Jim, I used to have a 2nd Generation...

Hi Jim,

I used to have a 2nd Generation Airport extreme until it died a couple months ago after almost 8 years of use. while it wasn't the ac model it worked fine for 80211n. I have a new modem...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-14-2016, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
I wanted to find out if anyone has had issues...

I wanted to find out if anyone has had issues with the Back to the Future blu-ray ? Like i've said before I don't play discs a lot anymore , however, When i have tired to play this one it freezes...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-12-2016, 05:17 PM
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Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
That's a lot of movies ;) My recommendations...

That's a lot of movies ;) My recommendations were assuming that people were starting small to moderate and working up. I have more DVDs compared to Blu-rays so even at full quality a DVD rip is...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-12-2016, 03:39 PM
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Posted By MacinMan
You're welcome, Yeah I find my media...

You're welcome, Yeah I find my media consumption methods changing from many of the people here, compared to when I frequented these threads, more when blu-ray was still new. Now I find that...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-12-2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
I have good news for you! If you use Make MKV to...

I have good news for you! If you use Make MKV to make exact copies of the movie m2ts file on the blu-ray and then use Plex to stream via DLNA to the sony BDP it will play exactly like it would off...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-12-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Thanks guys, I'll probably look for the adapter...

Thanks guys, I'll probably look for the adapter in this case, there is only one optical in, and 2 analog inputs. I have the Roku 4 using optical as it's my main device. I don't play Discs like i...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-12-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,932
Views: 87,264
Posted By MacinMan
Hey all, Was wondering if anyone had any...

Hey all,

Was wondering if anyone had any idea if any current blu-ray players still come with optical or analog outs for audio?

I recently purchased a Roku 4 for the optical output so I could...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-21-2015, 09:05 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
I wasn't sure if sony was going to make any more...

I wasn't sure if sony was going to make any more regular players past these models. I thought i had heard something on this forum about these being the last blu-ray players before 4k Players, at...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-21-2015, 07:58 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
Hey guys, it's been a while since I've followed...

Hey guys, it's been a while since I've followed this thread. I was curious if sony has stopped supporting their players ? I bought the 6500 in July and have not seen a firmware update since3 the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-31-2015, 06:46 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
I think there is still a valid place for both...

I think there is still a valid place for both types of media. Physical media will always provide the best quality, especially for HD audio and sound. Streaming is good if you want to preserve...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-31-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,932
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Posted By MacinMan
Not that one, but I have posed pics before, but...

Not that one, but I have posed pics before, but the general audience to this forum really didn't seem interested in getting really technical as not many responded, and that was a few years ago for...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-31-2015, 06:19 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
I opened a 3100 and the main CPU looks to be a...

I opened a 3100 and the main CPU looks to be a proprietary sony cpu.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-31-2015, 06:08 AM
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Posted By MacinMan
I was curious myself, but i've never been able to...

I was curious myself, but i've never been able to find any specific specifications. The only thing I thought i knew a couple years ago was they are ARM based. This isn't proven though.
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