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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-03-2017, 12:34 PM
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Posted By Jed1
If I had to replace one of my Kuros I would buy...

If I had to replace one of my Kuros I would buy either an M or P series Vizio to get by. To many things in the air now with standards. I really can't fit a big TV in my home so 50 to 60 inches is...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-03-2017, 09:47 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 5,370
Posted By Jed1
I am going to keep using my two 5010s until they...

I am going to keep using my two 5010s until they die and I can't reasonably fix them anymore. Plasma still has the best viewing angles and motion handling. One thing that most people forget is it was...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-26-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
There is a recall on Onkyo receivers if you did...

There is a recall on Onkyo receivers if you did not know. I had my 609 repaired for free through the program. It is the chip on the HDMI board that fails and you lose sound and internet access....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-25-2017, 11:45 AM
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Views: 2,559,722
Posted By Jed1
New from Pioneer as there was nothing else...

New from Pioneer as there was nothing else available. I paid $800 back in 2013. Installed it myself.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-25-2017, 11:01 AM
Replies: 17,633
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Posted By Jed1
My two 5010s are still going. I did have to...

My two 5010s are still going. I did have to replace the main assembly board in one but I have no intention of getting anything new as these two are doing fine. Besides it looks like the broadcasters...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-06-2017, 11:52 AM
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Posted By Jed1
This is not correct. The aspect ratio of a TV is...

This is not correct. The aspect ratio of a TV is determined by dividing the horizontal resolution into the vertical resolution.
1280/720=1.78 to 1 which is 16 by 9.
1920/1080=1.78 to 1 which is 16...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-24-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
It was the short cables. I found the posts in the...

It was the short cables. I found the posts in the 103 threads.


The problem and response from OPPO:...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-24-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
He is correct as it was discovered in one of the...

He is correct as it was discovered in one of the OPPO threads. It was discovered through testing that 6 foot HDMI cables are the optimal length. I think it might have been the OPPO 103 thread.
All...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   10-05-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7,094
Views: 767,552
Posted By Jed1
Some of those owners were allowed to transfer...

Some of those owners were allowed to transfer their lifetime subs if the unit was purchased before a specific date. The other were offered $75 and some type of discount on lifetime Bolts.


I have...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   10-04-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7,094
Views: 767,552
Posted By Jed1
Probably nobody. You can try calling Arris but...

Probably nobody. You can try calling Arris but they will probably give you a boilerplate response or may even direct you to Espial. Another thing to consider is the creditors who now control Tribune...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-20-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
I really don't know what direction this is going....

I really don't know what direction this is going. I learned my lesson long ago with the Bluray HDDVD format war. I am avoiding this, 4k/UHD/HDR/DV/HDR10 and whatever else wizbang idea they come up...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-20-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
It looks like no Dolby Vision support though only...

It looks like no Dolby Vision support though only HDR10.
http://www.flatpanelshd.com/news.php?subaction=showfull&id=1474013250
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-20-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7,094
Views: 767,552
Posted By Jed1
The irony in all this is I got a solicitation...

The irony in all this is I got a solicitation from my cable company this morning for the Arris Whole Home system.
http://www.secv.com/freetv/
The UI really hasn't been changed from the retail...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-20-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7,094
Views: 767,552
Posted By Jed1
I think you owners already know this but it maybe...

I think you owners already know this but it maybe worth mentioning again as Arris sold the Moxi UI and everything that goes with it, support, servers, etc. to Espial. Arris no longer has any control...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-07-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7,094
Views: 767,552
Posted By Jed1
No. That is for European cable and broadcast...

No. That is for European cable and broadcast television.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-06-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
From reading what is being reported by TiVo...

From reading what is being reported by TiVo owners Comcast is packing 9 720p channels on one 6Mhz channel. The bit rate for a 6Mhz channel modulated in QAM256 is 38.8mbps so these channels are...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-06-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,846
Posted By Jed1
The P series is built to sell to the general...

The P series is built to sell to the general population so it will require to have speakers for sound. I believe in Matt's case removing the speakers from the back of the TV will yield more space and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-06-2016, 09:21 AM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
Actually you are not seeing things as Comcast has...

Actually you are not seeing things as Comcast has been converting some of the 1080i HD channels to 720p using MPEG4. This has broken the ability to record on the TiVo Roamio DVRs....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-05-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,846
Posted By Jed1
How about a detachable speaker that mounts to the...

How about a detachable speaker that mounts to the bottom of the display like the Pioneer Kuros have. This way you can get much better sound and if the owner chooses not to use the speaker then they...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-30-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
This post maybe useful if owners are having...

This post maybe useful if owners are having trouble with HDR10 with the Samsung K8500 player. It is how to reset it back to its factory defaults....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
I am curious did you have a Flixster account...

I am curious did you have a Flixster account before this or did you just open one. I just had an issue with a WB title and I contacted Vudu when the code failed so they punted me to WB support which...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-19-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
Unfortunately the content owners and hardware...

Unfortunately the content owners and hardware manufacturers are not making luxury cars or boats. If 95% of the population does not take up UHD then it will go away as did 3D. Go to any Walmart and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-19-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
Some advice when redeeming UV codes. If you read...

Some advice when redeeming UV codes. If you read the language on the Bluray it will tell you that it is for Digital HD and not Digital UHD. There is some fine print on the back that states "Locker...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-06-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
You should not be getting more speed than your...

You should not be getting more speed than your are provisioned. If your internet is working properly every test should give you a speed +/- 1 or 2 meg within what you are paying. The speed test...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-06-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 42,716
Views: 2,329,760
Posted By Jed1
Actually that does not help either. I had the top...

Actually that does not help either. I had the top offering for speed and at times in the evening I would be down to 1mbs on a 50meg connection. This was before my system was upgraded to the Arris...
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