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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2016, 04:33 PM
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Posted By bsd107
This is interesting to know - to be clear are you...

This is interesting to know - to be clear are you saying that the TV will accept a 4K/60p signal with 12-bit color info?

That is actually a specific question that I had, as I noticed last night...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-24-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,760
Posted By bsd107
No idea why, and you have to dig into the fine...

No idea why, and you have to dig into the fine print in the manual to determine this.

Actually, all four HDMI support HDCP 2.2. And, all four HDMI ports are HDMI 2.0.

BUT, since the HDMI 2.0...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-23-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,760
Posted By bsd107
That is all I had to do on my XBR-43X800D to get...

That is all I had to do on my XBR-43X800D to get the XBox One S running in 4K HDR. That, and also setting the XBox One S to 4K output (for me, it defaulted to 1080p output until I set it to 4K -...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-23-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 128,368
Posted By bsd107
Good point... I don't know of a way to update...

Good point... I don't know of a way to update without the GUI. I used to use mine as an audio-only receiver, and the only way I could check the firmware for updates was to plug a small TV into...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-23-2016, 02:19 PM
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Posted By bsd107
Is your 850 running the latest firmware? Might...

Is your 850 running the latest firmware? Might be something to try...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-16-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 32,117
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Posted By bsd107
I think that your PS3 is actually outputting...

I think that your PS3 is actually outputting correctly. 4/3/.1 is the same as 7.1, so you are getting all of the channels.

When you set playback to 1.5x, this is actually a PS3 internal feature -...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-16-2016, 10:24 AM
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Posted By bsd107
Thanks for the help - I'll try Sony. Did...

Thanks for the help - I'll try Sony.

Did your 60GB refurbs work well like new? I.e. low fan speed, etc.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 253,135
Posted By bsd107
True. By connecting directly to the TV, you'll...

True. By connecting directly to the TV, you'll find out what the TV can do. Then connect through the amp to the TV, and see what the AMP can do. If the TV and AMP have the same limitations, or the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-16-2016, 10:00 AM
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Posted By bsd107
Thanks for your advice. But even years ago I...

Thanks for your advice. But even years ago I heard that as you don't get your original unit back, you often get a newer model. I have read folks with Phat models getting Slim refurbs in return. ...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-16-2016, 09:56 AM
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Views: 7,760
Posted By bsd107
Don't know for sure, but FYI my 43X800D either...

Don't know for sure, but FYI my 43X800D either shipped with or updated to Marshmallow during my initial setup of the TV.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 1,285
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Posted By bsd107
Someone else posted above the page from the...

Someone else posted above the page from the manual showing some kind of support for 4K/60Hz. However, I am not having any luck getting that through my DN850 from a XBox One S.

When I connect the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-15-2016, 10:25 AM
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Posted By bsd107
Mine was also repaired, and also only lasted a...

Mine was also repaired, and also only lasted a while. I switched to a Slim unit for daily use, but don't want to give up on this "classic" unit - just need to find a reputable repair shop which can...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13,531
Views: 929,044
Posted By bsd107
I am not fan of Hollywood and their imposition of...

I am not fan of Hollywood and their imposition of HDCP2.2. Looking on the bright side, at least Sony stood by this top-end TV (at the time) to some extent, giving a free upgrade to the HDCP2.2 at...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 05:49 PM
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Posted By bsd107
Yes. The advantage of the Xbox One S doing...

Yes. The advantage of the Xbox One S doing upscaling of everything to 4K is that there are no mode switches, which would cause black-screen delays on the TV when output resolution changed. This...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 05:41 PM
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Views: 929,044
Posted By bsd107
So, you get everything in 4K (I.e. the Xbox home...

So, you get everything in 4K (I.e. the Xbox home screen, games, etc.), but when you try to play a Blu-ray it swaps to 1080p output, and then back to 4K once you exit the Blu-ray app? That actually...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 05:11 PM
Replies: 13,531
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Posted By bsd107
So, are you able to use the Xbox One S in "4K...

So, are you able to use the Xbox One S in "4K UHD", up until the point where you try to play some copy-protected content (e.g. 4K Blu-Ray, Netflix 4K, etc.)?

Just interesting to know whether it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 02:38 PM
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Posted By bsd107
Yeah - that settles it. Looks like you don't...

Yeah - that settles it. Looks like you don't have HDCP 2.2....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 02:37 PM
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Posted By bsd107
That is also my understanding - anything on the...

That is also my understanding - anything on the HDMI INPUT on the Xbox One S can only go up to 1080p...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13,531
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Posted By bsd107
I recommend doing the following: 1) remove your...

I recommend doing the following:
1) remove your receiver from the equation. I.e. connect the Xbox One S directly to the TV's HDMI4, using the cable that came with the Xbox One S.
2) On the Xbox...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,760
Posted By bsd107
Can somebody tell me the specs on the connector...

Can somebody tell me the specs on the connector for the IR repeater that comes with this set (XBR-43X800D)? I need to order an extension cable for it. Does it use a stereo 3.5mm jack, or a smaller...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2016, 04:07 PM
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Posted By bsd107
If you are talking about your PC as the output...

If you are talking about your PC as the output device, you should be able to check the video driver settings and see what is possible to set and output. I would do this first while connected...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2016, 03:17 PM
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Posted By bsd107
Not quite every way - the 1050, 1060 and 1070...

Not quite every way - the 1050, 1060 and 1070 only have 5 HDMI inputs on the rear (!!!). Big downgrade in that regard from the 1040. Caused me a lot of trouble when I just upgraded (as I needed...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2016, 03:14 PM
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Posted By bsd107
This is most likely not your issue, but I had...

This is most likely not your issue, but I had also this issue a few years back. Most disc movies (DVD/Blu-Ray) sounded fine, but speech from many (but not all) broadcast TV played through my TiVo S3...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-11-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 32,117
Views: 4,340,283
Posted By bsd107
I have an original (launch version) of the PS3...

I have an original (launch version) of the PS3 (Phat, 60GB drive, SACD, etc.) which has the red LED of death. Likely this is the CPU BGA's separating, as is common on the older units.

Does anyone...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-11-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 128,368
Posted By bsd107
Both lack HDCP 2.2, if that is what you are...

Both lack HDCP 2.2, if that is what you are asking about.
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