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Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-30-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By Foxbat121
Actually, in order to maximize the memory...

Actually, in order to maximize the memory bandwidth, you will want to use two sticks on the same colored slots as documented by most mobo manuals. This way, you get dual channel access. Otherwise,...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-30-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 142
Posted By Foxbat121
It sounds like a heat related issue. BSOD these...

It sounds like a heat related issue. BSOD these days are typically caused by hardware failure, not software, as Microsoft puts in protections against driver failures so that a driver crash will not...
Forum: Xbox Area   08-28-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 854
Posted By Foxbat121
I don't use either of them. But suspect they are...

I don't use either of them. But suspect they are also fixed.

Of course, that's only way to get 7.1 audio from Xbox One.


Of course, there is no way for your receiver to know that those two...
Forum: Xbox Area   08-28-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 854
Posted By Foxbat121
I can confirm that 5.1 audio in Media Player app...

I can confirm that 5.1 audio in Media Player app outputs surrounds to side surround speakers instead of rear surrounds as they used to do. This is on my fat Xbox One with latest updates.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-24-2016, 04:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 174
Posted By Foxbat121
Isn't IPS the best LCD technology can offer as...

Isn't IPS the best LCD technology can offer as far as black level goes?
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-22-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By Foxbat121
OP, You worried about the wrong thing. PQ is...

OP,

You worried about the wrong thing. PQ is what it matters in the end. Plasma dithers, OLED does not use traditional RGB subpixels. Only LCD/LED typically use RGB layout. But when a black pixel...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-22-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By Foxbat121
Then, it is still the fault of either Xbox One S...

Then, it is still the fault of either Xbox One S or your PS4. You should not need to raise brightness when you switch from device to device. Black levels are standard levels. You only need to...
Forum: Xbox Area   08-18-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 298
Posted By Foxbat121
Why not? Being a mechanical component, anytime...

Why not? Being a mechanical component, anytime you spin it, it wears and tears a bit. No difference than you put in a game disc. Except with game discs, it only spins initially because XB1 games...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-18-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By Foxbat121
And you think Xbox One S can play all UHD discs...

And you think Xbox One S can play all UHD discs without problem? :) And even with games, there are threads here about problem as well.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-18-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By Foxbat121
Xbox sub forum has dedicated thread about it. Go...

Xbox sub forum has dedicated thread about it. Go read up there. For starters, some UHD discs actually won't play.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-18-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By Foxbat121
I saw Costco has Samsung UHD player for $299. Why...

I saw Costco has Samsung UHD player for $299. Why waste your time and money on Xbox One S at this time? We still don't know when, if ever, MS will add audio bitstream support to it so that you can...
Forum: Xbox Area   08-18-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 55,516
Posted By Foxbat121
Did you try output as 1080p? It is not possible...

Did you try output as 1080p? It is not possible to have UHD/4K and 3D at the same time. UHD spec does not include 3D at all.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-15-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By Foxbat121
Not your fault. One S is currently messed up. You...

Not your fault. One S is currently messed up. You are the beta tester for MS. Send them feed back so that they can fix it. Full range RGB doesn't work correctly either.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-15-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 109
Posted By Foxbat121
It is not a bug from LG's stand point of view....

It is not a bug from LG's stand point of view. So, good luck with any fix. It has been this way forever. Why should they change their mind and just to fix your TV?
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-14-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 109
Posted By Foxbat121
A few brands will enable ARC all the time. LG is...

A few brands will enable ARC all the time. LG is one of them. This is how they do it for all its TVs. My EA9800 is the same. I simply turn off the SimpleLink and use a universal remote like Harmony....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-21-2016, 05:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 758
Posted By Foxbat121
But your UBD player will see and should obey the...

But your UBD player will see and should obey the same EDID restrictions. Really bizarre behavior if it is true. But, I have read too many similar Onkyo issues here. Guess Onkyo just not HTPC...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-19-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 758
Posted By Foxbat121
So, the Onkyo AVR only has "TV+AMP" option, no...

So, the Onkyo AVR only has "TV+AMP" option, no way to select "AMP" only option? If that's case, any BD player connect to it will have the same problem.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-19-2016, 05:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 216
Posted By Foxbat121
OP is using SPDIF. So the only thing that works...

OP is using SPDIF. So the only thing that works is AC3 or DTS for 5.1. None of that is supported by YouTube regardless of the client version.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-17-2016, 03:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 216
Posted By Foxbat121
AFAIK, there is no 5.1 audio on YouTube.

AFAIK, there is no 5.1 audio on YouTube.
Forum: Xbox Area   07-13-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 55,516
Posted By Foxbat121
Are you sure about that? Xbox one can play 7.1...

Are you sure about that? Xbox one can play 7.1 DTS-HD on BD just fine (in LPCM 7.1).
Forum: Xbox Area   07-08-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 854
Posted By Foxbat121
My other devices (BD player and Xbox 360) are...

My other devices (BD player and Xbox 360) are much better handling these media duties. Xbox One is only good at one thing: play games. I use Xbox 360 with MCE app to watch cable TVs via my Windows...
Forum: Xbox Area   07-08-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 854
Posted By Foxbat121
Correct. The receiver will not do any up-mixing....

Correct. The receiver will not do any up-mixing. Also, only in BD playback app it will correctly output 5.1 to the side surround channels. All other apps will output 5.1 to rear surrounds and leave...
Forum: Xbox Area   07-08-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 854
Posted By Foxbat121
It is because Xbox One always output all 7.1...

It is because Xbox One always output all 7.1 channels even if there is no signal on some channels. As such, your receiver identifies that since it is receiving LPCM 7.1 all the time, it is not...
Forum: Xbox Area   07-04-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 55,516
Posted By Foxbat121
I agree. But OP claimed (or hinted) it can...

I agree. But OP claimed (or hinted) it can bitstream HD audio while mixing in menu sound which I don't think it ever existed. Xbox 360 can already mixing it menu sound then re-encode into 5.1 DD....
Forum: Xbox Area   07-04-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 55,516
Posted By Foxbat121
My reply has nothing to do with Xbox. OP claims...

My reply has nothing to do with Xbox. OP claims PS3 can mix in menu sound while bitstreaming audio.


As for XB1 S, without bitstream, you loss 3D audio like Atmos.
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