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Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   07-05-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,285
Posted By djbluemax1
That was my first impression too, but I realized...

That was my first impression too, but I realized that it's mostly due to the 'rabbit ears', which led me to think, if I wanted to design a robot with good reception and the ability to use stereo...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-20-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 27,898
Views: 3,276,947
Posted By djbluemax1
This might be a little off the wall, but have you...

This might be a little off the wall, but have you tried opening the player and cleaning it?

I had a similar issue some time back with intermittent dropouts/stuttering of video and sometimes it...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-21-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 24,251
Views: 1,496,933
Posted By djbluemax1
FilmMixer has previously mentioned that the folks...

FilmMixer has previously mentioned that the folks mixing the trailer are oftentimes NOT the folks who mixed the soundtrack. Apparently, depending on personal viewpoints, the trailer audio mixers are...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-21-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,290
Posted By djbluemax1
Actually, interesting sidenote about Silat: ...

Actually, interesting sidenote about Silat:

The first Pencak Silat World Championship was held in the 80's in Malaysia ('87? There were a few other 'International tournaments' before that in the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-05-2015, 12:59 AM
Replies: 27,898
Views: 3,276,947
Posted By djbluemax1
Yes, the Oppo can see up to 8 drives...

Yes, the Oppo can see up to 8 drives simultaneously.

I have 8 x 2TB hard drives hooked up to my Oppo at any one time.

4 drives in a Mediasonic Probox and another 4 drives in a docking station...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-27-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 24,251
Views: 1,496,933
Posted By djbluemax1
Wasn't aware that THAT movie had any sub-10Hz...

Wasn't aware that THAT movie had any sub-10Hz content either.


Max
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-27-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 24,251
Views: 1,496,933
Posted By djbluemax1
I wonder who compiled that list? It starts off by...

I wonder who compiled that list? It starts off by stating that these movies contain extremely low bass and specifies below 10Hz, then lists Avengers?!!


Max
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   04-27-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 13,269
Views: 684,909
Posted By djbluemax1
Never had a problem with turning it back on even...

Never had a problem with turning it back on even immediately after turning it off.


Max
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-08-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 701
Views: 28,416
Posted By djbluemax1
As to why they used one term and not another: ...

As to why they used one term and not another:



Yes, gravity is a subset of force, but as stated in the movie, it's the only thing (that they know of) that can transcend time and space.


...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-07-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 701
Views: 28,416
Posted By djbluemax1
yellowbalt, you should be using SPOILER tags...

yellowbalt,

you should be using SPOILER tags when discussing the specifics of a movie. It's a polite way to avoid spoiling parts of the movie for the folks who haven't seen it yet.

That said:
...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-07-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 701
Views: 28,416
Posted By djbluemax1
I liked the story well enough overall, but the PQ...

I liked the story well enough overall, but the PQ and AQ were great! I didn't find the hard limiting overly objectionable in the audio but loved the rattling in the Surrounds in some of the scenes....
Forum: 3D Content   03-26-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,791
Posted By djbluemax1
I wonder how many folks are even aware of the...

I wonder how many folks are even aware of the existence of this petition? I wasn't aware of it until someone mentioned it in another thread. It doesn't bode well for the petition that in 3 months,...
Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 77,925
Posted By djbluemax1
It's not that the Focus SE's flatter FR make them...

It's not that the Focus SE's flatter FR make them better for HT than music per se, but calibrating for THX Reference for HT produces a flat response, so a speaker with a natively flat in-room...
Forum: Speakers   03-23-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 77,925
Posted By djbluemax1
Davide, I meant that different speaker...

Davide,

I meant that different speaker manufacturers design their speakers with different Frequency Response patterns.

Many speakers, when placed in an average sized room with little to no...
Forum: Speakers   03-23-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 558
Views: 77,925
Posted By djbluemax1
Hi Davide, welcome to the forum. First off,...

Hi Davide, welcome to the forum.

First off, do you happen to have an SPL meter or better yet, access to a decent microphone like an EMM-6 or UMM-6 or UMIK-1?

If you can borrow, already have, or...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-22-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10,296
Views: 946,576
Posted By djbluemax1
Just wanted to point out that the underlined is...

Just wanted to point out that the underlined is not quite correct.

The US 120v version of the Submersive HP+ M+S amp can put out 2400watts when powering one sub (the same as the Submersive...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-22-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,563
Posted By djbluemax1
Yes, it's one of those things that varies from...

Yes, it's one of those things that varies from person to person.

One of my friends had a similar experience with #1 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) in HFR....
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-22-2015, 02:33 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,436
Posted By djbluemax1
Didn't know of its existence until now. Thanks...

Didn't know of its existence until now. Thanks for the heads up. Signed.

To go from post processing Lion King, Beauty And The Beast etc. to 3D (all of which I bought), to forcing US consumers to...
Forum: 3D Content   03-22-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,791
Posted By djbluemax1
Can't believe I missed this til now. Signed.

Can't believe I missed this til now. Signed.
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-21-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,248
Posted By djbluemax1
Nice summary. Yes, I would agree that...

Nice summary.

Yes, I would agree that remakes on the whole aren't a waste of time. Just this one in particular.

As far as the acting goes, it's definitely a preference thing.

Yul Brynner's...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-21-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,563
Posted By djbluemax1
Will rent this for closure, having seen the first...

Will rent this for closure, having seen the first 2, but have bought none of this trilogy and will hold off until the HFR versions are released in some format or other.

Seeing the 1st movie in HFR...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-21-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,436
Posted By djbluemax1
Thanks for the review Ralph. Wasn't sure what to...

Thanks for the review Ralph. Wasn't sure what to expect of this movie when I first saw the trailers but gave it a shot after reading your review and found it thoroughly entertaining.

I personally...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-21-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,248
Posted By djbluemax1
Ralph, I unfortunately didn't see your review...

Ralph, I unfortunately didn't see your review before watching this movie but was fortunate enough to doubt the choice of actors for Moses and Ramses to only rent this.

From the perspective of a...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-03-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 13,269
Views: 684,909
Posted By djbluemax1
Yes, but I don't recall the steps. It had to do...

Yes, but I don't recall the steps. It had to do with going into the initial setup menu and disabling the Set Top Box control (so the TV remote cannot control the STB).

Since I use the cable box...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-31-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 24,251
Views: 1,496,933
Posted By djbluemax1
I wonder if he's on concrete flooring. Max

I wonder if he's on concrete flooring.


Max
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