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Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-13-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6,451
Views: 570,060
Posted By stevenassco
I have a Sony KDL-46EX701 46" LED with the USB...

I have a Sony KDL-46EX701 46" LED with the USB wifi dongle to stream Netflix from a Airport Extreme that is 10ft away. I get 20-50 MBps peak downloads, and have no problems streaming most content on...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-13-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3,681
Views: 708,461
Posted By stevenassco
I have the PKG4.107AAL software with the...

I have the PKG4.107AAL software with the KDL-46EX701.

My Netflix is terrible. It works potentially 50% of the time without buffering, the other 50% it buffers nearly every 15 seconds. I try...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 16,908
Posted By stevenassco
otherwise, these are a good alternative ...

otherwise, these are a good alternative

http://www.acoustic-energy.co.uk/Def...-M-loudspeaker (http://www.acoustic-energy.co.uk/Default.aspx?pagename=Aego-M-loudspeaker)
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 16,908
Posted By stevenassco
I am not understanding why you folks dont...

I am not understanding why you folks dont purchase an small usb DAC/AMP or AVR, and couple with a set of descent speakers for the same price?

Spend $300 on speakers and $200 on your amp.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-23-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,454
Posted By stevenassco
Quote:Originally Posted by schan1269...

Quote:Originally Posted by schan1269 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20478646)

I could have sworn that was the back of a Technics. Yes, tape out...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-23-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,454
Posted By stevenassco
Quote:Originally Posted by Kal Rubinson...

Quote:Originally Posted by Kal Rubinson http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20478480)

It is not clear but we need to know more about the "old AVR."...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-23-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,454
Posted By stevenassco
What is the best way to connect the below old...

What is the best way to connect the below old AVR with the below sub. My choices I can think of would be:


TAPE OUT WHITE/RED --> LINE IN (using rca y-adapter 2 female to 1 male)
TAPE OUT...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   10-18-2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 830
Posted By stevenassco
Quote:Originally Posted by Tulpa...

Quote:Originally Posted by Tulpa http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19356056)

What's the Sony model number?


AVR: Sony STR-SE381
Sub: Denon...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   10-18-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 830
Posted By stevenassco
I have an active subwoofer w/adjustable...

I have an active subwoofer w/adjustable crossover, that does not have any hi/low wire outputs, but rather just 2 x RCA's: line-in/line-out.

I want to connect it to an older Sony AVR that does not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-20-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 13,603
Posted By stevenassco
I missed the boat on purchasing a Panasonic...

I missed the boat on purchasing a Panasonic XR700, but love the specs and dimensions of these digital AVR's.

I am curious why Panasonic or other top AVR brands have not been utilizing the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-14-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Posted By stevenassco
thanks for the suggestion! It would actually be...

thanks for the suggestion! It would actually be $950 before taxes, as tack on $150 in shipping and Costco membership.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-14-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Posted By stevenassco
-42" or larger, preferably 46" -1080p -LCD ...

-42" or larger, preferably 46"
-1080p
-LCD
-120Hz refresh rate (able to turn off)
-prefer to buy at B&M (BB, Costco, Wal-Mart, Target etc.)

I am not a spec person, so I am providing some...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-17-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 839
Posted By stevenassco
you say stay away from "budget" brands when...

you say stay away from "budget" brands when searching for a TV that can also be used as a computer monitor, but what about the Vizio SV320XVT?

technically its a 'budget' brand, but I have heard...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-16-2009, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,332
Posted By stevenassco
Looking for the same thing here... lets say...

Looking for the same thing here...

lets say given a 50/50 usage split, what is currently the best 32" LED/LCD that can successfully act as a TV and PC monitor?

or should instead be looking at...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   11-15-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,328
Posted By stevenassco
thanks for feedback xander anyone else...

thanks for feedback xander

anyone else experience feedback when plugged directly into your computer? if so, how do you get around it? thoughts?

its frustrating that I can't listen to my music...
Forum: Speakers   10-19-2009, 08:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 690
Posted By stevenassco
i find myself wanting to be able to listen to...

i find myself wanting to be able to listen to quality music quickly and easily during the times that I am in my bedroom. I am going to put together something simple, effective and elegant. Looking...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-14-2009, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,170
Posted By stevenassco
anyone test one yet? I am curious how the touch...

anyone test one yet? I am curious how the touch interface is compared to recent touchscreen IU's

looks nice, except lack of wireless N support is disappointing
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   09-14-2009, 06:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,328
Posted By stevenassco
not sure if this is the correct forum, but tried...

not sure if this is the correct forum, but tried to listen again last night, same issues http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/frown.gif
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   09-11-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,328
Posted By stevenassco
Quote:Originally Posted by SpectralD...

Quote:Originally Posted by SpectralD http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17161351)

I'm not sure exactly what you're describing, but many laptop...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   09-11-2009, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,328
Posted By stevenassco
Quote:Originally Posted by Bob Lee (QSC)...

Quote:Originally Posted by Bob Lee (QSC) http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17160964)

What is "electrical feedback"?


I apologize if my...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   09-11-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,328
Posted By stevenassco
I just bought some in-ear-canal headphones to...

I just bought some in-ear-canal headphones to plug directly into my 3.5mm analog/optical jack on my laptop. I don't want to monkey with an external DAC...I wanted KISS - plug the headphones right...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-03-2009, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,646
Posted By stevenassco
for strictly ease of use, its tough to beat...

for strictly ease of use, its tough to beat Apple Products.

If you can get accept their formats, I haven't found anything that works as good and more importantly, easily, as the multi-combination...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   11-27-2008, 09:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 747
Posted By stevenassco
got a new laptop, has HDMI, firewire and USB...

got a new laptop, has HDMI, firewire and USB outputs.

I want a simple 2.1 ch system that connects to my laptop via the HDMI output, that won't break the bank.

What are my choices?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-13-2008, 09:06 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 11,159
Posted By stevenassco
anyone have any experience with Megaseg DJ? It...

anyone have any experience with Megaseg DJ? It appears to be able to stream mulitple audio outputs and has Apple Remote functionality.

http://www.apple.com/downloads/macos...megasegdj.html...
Forum: Remote Control Area   10-10-2008, 08:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 853
Posted By stevenassco
Below is the setup in our condo...the main LR,...

Below is the setup in our condo...the main LR, upstairs LR and Kitchen are all fairly open to each other, and everything is (I believe) within 50-75ft of each other. The basement HT room might be...
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