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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-30-2014, 10:38 AM
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Posted By jcg
Realtek RTD1186 datasheet

Anyone have a link to the Realtek RTD1186 media processor (see description via link below)? It's the chip that is used in most of the media players these days, but it's odd that the company website...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-30-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By jcg
OK thanks for the explanation. jcg

OK thanks for the explanation.

jcg
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-26-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By jcg
I realize that it could work and it might be as...

I realize that it could work and it might be as easy as a firmware update. What I'd like to understand and be able to pass on to them is what is required from the HDMI spec.

In my setup is the...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-24-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By jcg
So the question is in regards to the KDLinks...

So the question is in regards to the KDLinks HD720 which I'm thinking of purchasing, and have been emailing their technical support. I've told them about my setup below (I want to replace the bluray...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-22-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By jcg
HDMI audio question

Does anyone know if the HDMI spec requires the HDMI handshake to send audio over the HDMI interface? I know Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD can only be sent over HDMI (not coaxial or optical), so what...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-21-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 531
Views: 45,389
Posted By jcg
I have a question regarding the HD720. I have an...

I have a question regarding the HD720. I have an older TV which only has component inputs and I have a projector with HDMI inputs. I currently hook up my bluray player component outputs to the A/V...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-18-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By jcg
I have a friend that has the Micca MPlay-HD and...

I have a friend that has the Micca MPlay-HD and it plays everything you throw at it. But since Amazon says it's not available another friend bought the Micca Speck and I would not recommend that...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-11-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By jcg
Micca MPLAY-HD discontinued?

Amazon shows it's unavailable and don't know if it will be restocked. Also googled it and can't find it for sale anywhere anymore, but a friend just bought one a month or so ago. Does anyone know if...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-21-2014, 06:10 PM
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Views: 387,813
Posted By jcg
OK, sounds good. Unfortunately my first attempt...

OK, sounds good. Unfortunately my first attempt to backup a bluray disk failed as MakeMKV hangs in the middle of the backup (I'm assuming I should be checking the decrypt box under backup). The disc...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-21-2014, 10:01 AM
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Posted By jcg
I just downloaded MakeMKV to test it out and it's...

I just downloaded MakeMKV to test it out and it's only free for a 30 day trial period. Is there anything that is really free with no time limits?

jcg
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-20-2014, 07:29 PM
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Posted By jcg
The original post to this thread is quite old...

The original post to this thread is quite old now, so I'm wondering which programs are suggested for ripping Bluray these days? I've heard AnyDVD works well, but are there any free programs that work...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-20-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 181
Posted By jcg
Does anyone have a Micca Mplay-HD?

I'm trying to figure out how to hook up the unit via component. It has a 3.5mm jack that is supposed to output component, but not sure what cable to use. The manual says a cable is supplied but all I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2014, 12:36 PM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
Didn't get a reply here, so I emailed Oppo tech...

Didn't get a reply here, so I emailed Oppo tech support and here is their answer.

"The player does not acknowledged Forced or Default subtitle and language settings. This is something that we...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-14-2014, 11:00 AM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
Just started using my Oppo to play .mkv files and...

Just started using my Oppo to play .mkv files and was watching one last night that has a forced subtitle track, but the Oppo wasn't playing it by default. Had to go into the subtitle menu and turn it...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-17-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 20,022
Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
Was this an answer to my question regarding .avi...

Was this an answer to my question regarding .avi being processed similar to the processing a DVD gets? If so I forgot to mention that the .avi has the video encoded with XviD. Would both the .avi and...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-17-2014, 09:17 AM
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Posted By jcg
I realize .avi is a container, I should have...

I realize .avi is a container, I should have mentioned the file I'm concerned with is xViD encoded video, so I wanted to know if the Oppo would process that and if it will look as good as if I played...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-16-2014, 12:25 PM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
Does anyone know if the Oppo does any of it's...

Does anyone know if the Oppo does any of it's fancy video processing if you are playing a .avi file from the flash drives? I think .avi is supposed to be similar (if not a bit higher) quality than...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-15-2014, 10:06 AM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
Yep that's way too expensive. Currently I just...

Yep that's way too expensive. Currently I just have my old Bluray player connected to the TV, but was hoping to move that to another room. I guess I'll just have to wait till the TV dies and I need...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-15-2014, 08:40 AM
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Posted By jcg
Does anyone know of a device that converts HDMI...

Does anyone know of a device that converts HDMI to component? I connect my Oppo to a projector via HDMI1, but I also have an old 65" TV that only has component inputs that I'd like to connect.

I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-10-2014, 04:51 PM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by wmcclain http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1432162/official-oppo-bdp-103-owners-thread/17190#post_24815396)

No, they should be...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-10-2014, 03:05 PM
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Posted By jcg
I've had my oppo 103 for awhile and have never...

I've had my oppo 103 for awhile and have never had any issues, but I mostly just play Bluray disks. Today I tried playing a .mkv file using a usb flash drive in the front usb port. There was some...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-02-2014, 01:34 PM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
so is Amazon Prime streaming a feature that Oppo...

so is Amazon Prime streaming a feature that Oppo is planning on implenting or is coming out anytime soon? Any official replies from them on this issue? I thought Oppo was super good at fixing issues...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-02-2014, 12:48 PM
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Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
I just got Amazon prime and I'm wondering if the...

I just got Amazon prime and I'm wondering if the BDP-103 supports viewing the instant streaming movies from Amazon. I also have a Tivo, but Tivo does not support Amazon Prime streaming.

jcg
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-10-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2,412
Views: 407,282
Posted By jcg
Has anyone tried using the Redmere active HDMI...

Has anyone tried using the Redmere active HDMI cables with an SR6003. I just got one of the cables and it's not working when I connect it from the SR6003 HDMI 1 output to a Panny PT-AE4000. If I run...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-02-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20,022
Views: 1,598,936
Posted By jcg
OK, I tried hooking it up directly to the...

OK, I tried hooking it up directly to the projector with the short cable and 1080p works fine, so it is the cable. Besides that I went back into the setup on my Sony player and found out I had it...
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