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Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-23-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 72,981
Posted By LexInVA
The Metropolis BD is a port of the DVD, as far as...

The Metropolis BD is a port of the DVD, as far as the A/V goes. Made from the same master and all that. The extras are limited to the trailer and an interview with Rintaro. The Animax feature would...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-23-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,378
Posted By LexInVA
Unless Bill comes out with an exact date and time...

Unless Bill comes out with an exact date and time or he reports something that lines up with my own information, I take whatever he says with a grain of salt. Fox almost always follows the industry...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-22-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 72,981
Posted By LexInVA
Got the GITS SAC BDs today. I had not opened them...

Got the GITS SAC BDs today. I had not opened them because I had a sneaking suspicion that I should check the reviews and I was wise to do so. This BD release is very much a lemon, in every sense of...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-22-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,378
Posted By LexInVA
Summer/Fall of next year, in the lead-up to...

Summer/Fall of next year, in the lead-up to Avatar 2. It will likely have the Dolby Cinema treatment, with Dolby Vision and Atmos.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-22-2017, 07:02 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 41,256
Posted By LexInVA
SGX BIOS updates have only started to pop up for...

SGX BIOS updates have only started to pop up for Skylake boards. Until UHD-BD drives go wide, you shouldn't expect a BIOS update for your board and it should not take long to get, due to the fact...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-20-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 205
Posted By LexInVA
I really wish we could get BDs of those Korean...

I really wish we could get BDs of those Korean and Japanese films that Sony licensed back in the day and put out on DVD. Sony had them ready for BD release and never put them out. I don't know if the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-20-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
ASUS keeps pooping out BIOS updates for your...

ASUS keeps pooping out BIOS updates for your model, as of last month, so keep on checking. SGX is nothing more than a flip-switch addition in BIOS code and it only recently landed in BIOS updates for...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-20-2017, 12:13 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
All you need is a BIOS update from the board...

All you need is a BIOS update from the board maker to enable SGX. It isn't tied to any series of chipset having special functionality for it or so the Intel dev docs tell me.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-20-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
It means that when Nvidia releases the drivers,...

It means that when Nvidia releases the drivers, all Skylake systems with SGX enabled and running Windows 10 with Nvidia Pascal GPUs will be able to use UHD-BD. It also means you can use a Pascal GPU...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-20-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
According to Intel's official specifications,...

According to Intel's official specifications, which I just went through immediately after I saw your post, all Skylake i7 CPUs have SGX. Whether or not your mobo supports it is a different question....
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-20-2017, 06:45 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
You have two choices at this time. Skylake +...

You have two choices at this time. Skylake + Pascal GPU or Kaby Lake with Thunderbolt 3/HDMI 2.0. If you go with Skylake, your Mobo must support SGX, which almost all probably do. All Kaby Lake...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-17-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
To drag this thread back on topic, the official...

To drag this thread back on topic, the official specs of the two Pioneer (re-badged Buffalo Tech) drives show that they will ship with a bundle of older Cyberlink software that includes the outdated...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-17-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
It has Thunderbolt 3, so it has HDMI 2.0.

It has Thunderbolt 3, so it has HDMI 2.0.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-15-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,099
Posted By LexInVA
Dolby Vision has not been fully integrated into...

Dolby Vision has not been fully integrated into Scenarist UHD yet. It should be done by May/June, which is also when optical drives and PC playback software are expected.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-15-2017, 09:01 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,349
Posted By LexInVA
I assure you, it's coming. Nvidia just hasn't...

I assure you, it's coming. Nvidia just hasn't done all the work required for UHD-BD yet. The just released drivers finally enabled 10/12-bit HEVC GPU accelerated decoding in Nvidia's GPU decoder...
Forum: Blu-ray Disc Great Found Deals!   02-13-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 16,717
Posted By LexInVA
Sony BDs are on clearance for $5. Selection...

Sony BDs are on clearance for $5. Selection varies, based on what a store has been shipped, but both recent and catalog titles are available. They may be found in a red cardboard display bin.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-11-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 7,875
Posted By LexInVA
From what I'm reading on other forums and...

From what I'm reading on other forums and Newegg/Amazon, it looks like a bad batch of Skylake NUCs - including Skull Canyon - made it into distribution channels. Many who have purchased them in the...
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-06-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,836
Posted By LexInVA
Coming soon to Murica...... ...

Coming soon to Murica......


https://www.sony.co.uk/electronics/televisions/RE400-RE403-RE405-Series

https://www.sony.co.uk/electronics/televisions/RE450-RE453-RE455-Series
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-06-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By LexInVA
https://www.sony.co.uk/electronics/televisions/RE4...

https://www.sony.co.uk/electronics/televisions/RE400-RE403-RE405-Series

https://www.sony.co.uk/electronics/televisions/RE450-RE453-RE455-Series
...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-05-2017, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By LexInVA
Back when I did it, you couldn't earn money from...

Back when I did it, you couldn't earn money from anything except grinding through missions/pvp and collecting stuff on random planets. Half the game didn't work and 1/4th was shut down for retooling....
Forum: PlayStation Area   02-04-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 780
Views: 13,549
Posted By LexInVA
How is the 3D audio? Gimmicky or realistic?

How is the 3D audio? Gimmicky or realistic?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-04-2017, 01:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,117
Posted By LexInVA
After the big game, the 2017 models hit stores...

After the big game, the 2017 models hit stores and that's when you buy, cause the 2016 models and the demo screens go on clearance.
Forum: Xbox Area   02-04-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By LexInVA
Money will certainly help you. I only spent a...

Money will certainly help you. I only spent a little bit, initially, to get some currency to build on and I grinded my way up the levels until I couldn't go any further. Now, I can return to the game...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   02-04-2017, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By LexInVA
This year, the 4K gaming revolution begins. HBM2...

This year, the 4K gaming revolution begins. HBM2 is now being mass-manufactured by SK Hynix and will be used in the next-gen AMD cards and likely, the next-gen Xbox as well. Nvidia seems to be...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-02-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3,878
Views: 152,088
Posted By LexInVA
No. AndroidTV is a different Android than...

No. AndroidTV is a different Android than Phone/Tablet Android. Games have to be modified and certified to work on AndroidTV and require a controller interface, but many games will be available at...
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