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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-20-2015, 10:12 PM
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Posted By sharkshark
Weird... Amusing it has taken me until now to...

Weird... Amusing it has taken me until now to notice...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-20-2015, 08:26 AM
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Posted By sharkshark
...PCM doesn't do is, and I assume Dolby doesn't...

...PCM doesn't do is, and I assume Dolby doesn't as well? Any way to disable it (even temporarily)?

Or by "several years" you mean ALL DTS processing does thiis in most pre/pro?

J
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-19-2015, 08:52 PM
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Posted By sharkshark
Hey, guys...have had this unit for a while now...

Hey, guys...have had this unit for a while now and just NOW noted a very weird quirk...

When playing back audio m/c mixes I like switching my XLR cables so that what was formerly the side...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-11-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16,449
Views: 1,118,220
Posted By sharkshark
Curious what the consensus is on the ideal...

Curious what the consensus is on the ideal glasses for 3D for the unit - I've got the stock pair as well as a pair of the TY-ER3DMU and the latter seems to be optically superior (maybe my eyes are...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2015, 01:26 PM
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Views: 1,118,220
Posted By sharkshark
Actually found a =brand new= one for a few...

Actually found a =brand new= one for a few hundred dollars more... No more sloppy seconds! :)

I'm sure the other would have been fine, but this way at least I know if things go wrong it's my...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 16,449
Views: 1,118,220
Posted By sharkshark
Oh that's interesting... So the fact that it was...

Oh that's interesting... So the fact that it was on for that long is less egregious than if it was tuned off and on repeatedly?
if I'm doing the math right it likely was over two years on a wall...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-09-2015, 11:43 PM
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Posted By sharkshark
Hey, hey... Decided to replace my Kuro with a...

Hey, hey... Decided to replace my Kuro with a VT65, picking up a former store model. I see I did the math wrong in the service mode - hours on the unit are 60x what I thought! (d'oh)

So, looks...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-08-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13,615
Views: 1,109,798
Posted By sharkshark
Great suggestions, I should have been...

Great suggestions, I should have been clearer....
- As for network speed, I see no way to actually see if it was connecting at 10/100/1000 - I get the IP, of course, but no speed info-

- Before...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-08-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 13,615
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Posted By sharkshark
...not sure this is indicative of new FW update...

...not sure this is indicative of new FW update (didn't notice it with the beta), but anyone else notice a dramatic change in streaming files from their NAS? When I first got the player it seems...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-03-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 13,615
Views: 1,109,798
Posted By sharkshark
Silly question - is there a faster way to update...

Silly question - is there a faster way to update the DLNA folder structure? I'm nav'ing from the files on my NAS, and have to exit right out to the menu and back in to see any updates I make to...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-02-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,155
Posted By sharkshark
some seven years later, and as I try out my new...

some seven years later, and as I try out my new Oppo/Marantz setup, I'm amused that this disc still was never fixed in NTSC. Boo...

Who knows, maybe we'll get a Blu-ray release and all will be...
Forum: Remote Control Area   04-20-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 124,586
Posted By sharkshark
...hey, anyone know if there's a way of...

...hey, anyone know if there's a way of replacing just the screen in a cost effective way?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-19-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13,334
Views: 789,441
Posted By sharkshark
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Gunner969 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1431914/marantz-av8801-preamp-processor-official-owners-thread/11280#post_24623577)
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Forum: Surround Music Formats   04-17-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 13,282
Posted By sharkshark
...this maybe me retroactively justifying my...

...this maybe me retroactively justifying my purchase, but the book/package of the other set is actually worth the purchase price, and the extra discs contain many goodies.

Still, super pleased...
Forum: Remote Control Area   04-14-2014, 11:48 AM
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Views: 124,586
Posted By sharkshark
So, looking for a spare, so if someone does want...

So, looking for a spare, so if someone does want to get rid of one literally sitting around doing nothing, lemme know. Other option, anyone know if I could actually get a replacement screen for it...
Forum: Remote Control Area   04-11-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 806
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Posted By sharkshark
cheers, thanks guys... yeah, I saw the Ebay...

cheers, thanks guys... yeah, I saw the Ebay ones, amused that some seller clearly got a truckload.
Forum: Remote Control Area   04-10-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 124,586
Posted By sharkshark
crap... my (spare) Q50 has a cracked screen, and...

crap... my (spare) Q50 has a cracked screen, and despite taking it apart and checking all ribbons the calibration is way off. I did the setup calibration and the arrows would never stop circling,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-02-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 13,334
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Posted By sharkshark
Still not finding a way of answering my two...

Still not finding a way of answering my two questions above, but I've managed to do something odd - I've turned off Video processing on most of my inputs, meaning that when I go into setup I don't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-01-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13,334
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Posted By sharkshark
So, we're left with two questions: 1) How...

So, we're left with two questions:

1) How can I display bitrate for whatever's currently playing?

2) How can I get AUTO to work to default to Analogue if there's no digital signal?

Cheers.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-01-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 13,334
Views: 789,441
Posted By sharkshark
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by kbarnes701 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1431914/marantz-av8801-preamp-processor-official-owners-thread/11130#post_24554670)
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-01-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13,334
Views: 789,441
Posted By sharkshark
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by audiofan1 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1431914/marantz-av8801-preamp-processor-official-owners-thread/11130#post_24554564)
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-01-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 13,334
Views: 789,441
Posted By sharkshark
Well, I've taken the plunge, finally getting my...

Well, I've taken the plunge, finally getting my unit today. Have been neurotically futzing with it all night, getting all my inputs to work, pleased to see I can actually get my constellation of...
Forum: Physical Media Items (Movies etc)   03-30-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 316
Posted By sharkshark
Hey, having a hell of a time tracking down this...

Hey, having a hell of a time tracking down this title - I've got an order in with AZN that doesn't look like it'll be filled anytime soon, and would much rather buy it from a member that has a copy...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-21-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13,615
Views: 1,109,798
Posted By sharkshark
Called Oppo (not sure why I didn't before, just...

Called Oppo (not sure why I didn't before, just used to you guys answering things so quickly:

1) Yes, I should use HDMI 2 if I want just unadulterated HDMI video signal passed through my Kuro -...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-18-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13,615
Views: 1,109,798
Posted By sharkshark
I see others are seeing same issues with DSD...

I see others are seeing same issues with DSD files as me - not to jump up and down, but it's odd to go days without someone at least tackling a post.

So, well, last time:...
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