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Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-23-2016, 09:53 AM
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Posted By beekermartin
I have done everything I can do to lower my...

I have done everything I can do to lower my usage. All LED or CFL bulbs, Hybrid hot water heater, energy star appliances, etc, and I still used over 1300 KWh last month. My central A/C is 30 years...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-23-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
I probably will return it. I am talking with the...

I probably will return it. I am talking with the eBay seller now.

I never enable quick start either. I don't mind waiting the extra few seconds. I hate wasting power in stand by. I spent hours...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-23-2016, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
Has anyone else had issues with the player...

Has anyone else had issues with the player locking up if quick start is deactivated?

Also, I noticed severe lip sync issues while streaming on Netflix. I am running directly to the tv. No receiver...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
I just checked the power usage using a Killawatt...

I just checked the power usage using a Killawatt meter.

While playing a bluray disc it averages 6 watts.
While playing a DVD-R disc it averages 5 watts.
While streaming a show on Netflix it...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
I just spent 20 minutes with Sony chat tech...

I just spent 20 minutes with Sony chat tech support. Essentially the told me the player is defective and would need to be sent in for repair. It works find with quick start turned on but locks up...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
If your receiver has front height speakers than...

If your receiver has front height speakers than it will have sound modes that will use them. Like Dolby IIX does with a 5.1 signal making it use my 2 back channels speakers for a 7.1 output. Look...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
From the manual: [Dolby D Compatible Output] ...

From the manual:
[Dolby D Compatible Output]
[On]: Converts DTS audio source to
Dolby Digital audio by using EDID
(Extended Display Identification Data).
[Off]: Turns off the function.

I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 84,891
Posted By beekermartin
Does anyone know what remote programming code...

Does anyone know what remote programming code will work with the 6500 and Verizon Fios Philips RC 1445302 remote?

I have tried every Sony code and tried manually but without success.

Also, If...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   06-15-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
My set updated to 4.05.05 this morning. I don't...

My set updated to 4.05.05 this morning. I don't recall what version I had previously. I did check for updates when I first installed the set over a month ago but it was up to date at that time. I...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   06-15-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
My set updated this morning. I have to double...

My set updated this morning. I have to double check what version it updated to when I get home. Does anyone know what the update might have changed?
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   06-06-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
I am sure this has been asked here before but I...

I am sure this has been asked here before but I couldn't find it. Can HBO GO and Showtime be added? I have three Roku in other rooms in the house. I was hoping I wound't have to buy another one for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-30-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 317,494
Posted By beekermartin
I would try to connect the roku or comcast box to...

I would try to connect the roku or comcast box to the HDMI port that the Oppo is working with. Also try the Oppo in one of the ports that aren't working with the Roku or Comcast. If they both work in...
Forum: Speakers   05-25-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 51
Posted By beekermartin
That is exactly what I was afraid of. I do...

That is exactly what I was afraid of.

I do have two working drivers. Is there anyway to test them to find out what the specs are?
Forum: Speakers   05-25-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By beekermartin
Unfortunately the Mirage OM-5s were known for...

Unfortunately the Mirage OM-5s were known for having a weak midrange driver that was common to fail. This is the third time a pair has failed for me. It is not the leads. The voice coils are dead is...
Forum: Speakers   05-25-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 51
Posted By beekermartin
Can someone please help me find a replacement 4.5" driver....

I started this thread: http://www.avsforum.com/forum/89-speakers/2371481-problem-mirage-om-5-midrange-drivers.html

Basically, I have a pair of Mirage OM-5s speakers. They each have two 4.5"...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By beekermartin
Keep in mind I have no idea what using a cheap...

Keep in mind I have no idea what using a cheap meter has on actually driver ratings.

For example take a look at this link: ...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By beekermartin
I appreciate the link but I had already found...

I appreciate the link but I had already found that. I can't find the specifics on each driver. That is what I am looking for but at this point I have given up on finding that. I am now at the trial...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By beekermartin
I finally had time tonight to test the OM rating...

I finally had time tonight to test the OM rating of my 2 remaining 4.5 OM-5 midrange drivers. The tested at 6.8-6.9ohms according to the cheap meter I have.

The dead one tested as nothing. I...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-14-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
I have only had my 9100 for a couple of weeks but...

I have only had my 9100 for a couple of weeks but I haven't noticed any image retention at all. My VT60 has image retention all the time. Especially when the set is first turned on. I never gamed on...
Forum: Speakers   05-14-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 199
Posted By beekermartin
I have searched and searched but I cannot find...

I have searched and searched but I cannot find the specs on the OM-5 midrange driver. Does anyone have any ideas of where I could find the specs? I am trying to find an alternative 4.5" driver since...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-13-2016, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
I plugged the 9100 into a killawatt meter and...

I plugged the 9100 into a killawatt meter and have been monitoring the watts. It seems to average ~45-65 watts. On some scenes it will hit the 90s and others it will dip down into the 30s. Very...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-13-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
Thanks Churon. You know I plan on calibrating the...

Thanks Churon. You know I plan on calibrating the 9100 soon enough. I was just concerned last night when I was watching House of Cards.

I know using someones settings almost never works but with...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-12-2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
I have watched some Red Sox games and a few...

I have watched some Red Sox games and a few minutes of an NBA playoff game as well. They all looked good. Colors weren't as good as the VT60 but they weren't way off either.

The House of Cards...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-12-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
I might have figured out why I am having issues....

I might have figured out why I am having issues. I just started watching House of Cards after I installed the 9100. I just Googled the color palette of House of Cards and now realize it is a known...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-12-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2,781
Views: 161,748
Posted By beekermartin
I have been watching the 9100 for a week or so...

I have been watching the 9100 for a week or so now. I am loving it but I have noticed that the colors are no where near as good as my VT60. I never had my VT60 calibrated. I just use D-Nice's day and...
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