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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-04-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 27
  Roku 3?
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Posted By kiwi2000
Quote: originally posted by Haywood Jablomi ...

Quote:
originally posted by Haywood Jablomi



What music formats from your library can you play through your Roku?
FLAC, DSD, WAV,WMA?
Do they pass through without any downconversion or...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-04-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 196
Posted By kiwi2000
Sure do what you think best. But to be clear...

Sure do what you think best.
But to be clear the Marantz will not display any album art from any audio format derived from any source when played back through its media center.
The OPPO will...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-02-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 196
Posted By kiwi2000
I dont know where you are going with that...

I dont know where you are going with that statement, sorry.

Again, used to be able to view album art on my "old" 8003 and can see album art on my "new" OPPO just not all formats and can see all...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-30-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 196
Posted By kiwi2000
The art work came with the audio/video yes it was...

The art work came with the audio/video yes it was not a separate download.
All,(some) of the audio and album art was able to be displayed when played back through my older 8003 model.
I have ripped...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-30-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 196
Posted By kiwi2000
Thank you for your response however my point is...

Thank you for your response however my point is being able to view the meta data on music and movies.
At this point I cannot access this information except if I use my OPPO which does not show all...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-30-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 196
Posted By kiwi2000
Is it possible?

Hello

I recently upgraded my Marantz AV-8003 processor to the 8801 model solely to improve network performance of media playback.
The 8003 did not play all audio files and some it would not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-08-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
audiofan1 wrote; Thank you for taking...

audiofan1 wrote;



Thank you for taking the time to reply. I am wondering how to proceed as it has taken me many months to get this unit integrated into my system. Nice to be able to upgrade for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-08-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
Album Art

I have asked several times on this thread over the course of a few months if anyone who owns a AV-8801 is able to view album art when using the Marantz media center.
I have not received a response...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-23-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
last bump attempt Just tried playback...

last bump attempt



Just tried playback with an MP3 file, still no album art.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-23-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
blazar wrote; My first 8801 was...

blazar wrote;




My first 8801 was noisier than anything.
I had it replaced, eventually, and the replacement is dead quiet perhaps you got a "bad" one as well.
See if you can borrow another...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-15-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
bump

Can anyone view album art when using the 8801 as media player playing anything other than MP3 audio?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-13-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
Album art I am still in discussions with...

Album art

I am still in discussions with Marantz over the fact that I am not getting album art when playing back music through the network player.
Is anyone able to view album art when using the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-12-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
quote: originally posted by Budley007 ...

quote:
originally posted by Budley007



Yes I am sure that is what the Marantz tech was referring to.
Again though if it played on the 8003 why not the 8801?
Arent these images standardised? ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-10-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
steady teddy posted When I ran...

steady teddy posted



When I ran Audyssey on my new processor it came in hot @ -12 for the center and minus 10 for the fronts. Is that what you mean by maxed out?
It is very different than the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-09-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
sweet silence

Well I finally recieved the replacement 8801 and have just finished hooking it up.
Ahh, the sweet sound of silence, no hum or buzz or nothing!

I have concerns about running the audyssey...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-04-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
network

While patiently waiting for my replacement unit I have been playing around with it some. All I can say is wow to the poster who got a replacement overnighted to them, Bravo, I am now up to one month...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-14-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
Uh Oh

I have been enjoying my 8801 and the wondrous sounds it makes for a couple of weeks.
Last week I performed my first audyssey calibration.
I carefully plugged in the mic and was surprised that the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-09-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
Hi Ralph Thank you for the reply but for now...

Hi Ralph

Thank you for the reply but for now I am only considering the android option for control.
I have a but of an anti apple bias.
I wonder if your product would work with android control?
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-07-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12,849
Views: 758,414
Posted By kiwi2000
Hello I have been reading this thread for a...

Hello

I have been reading this thread for a bit,(about a quarter of the way through) and have been an owner of the 8801 for a couple of weeks.
I came from the 8003 and briefly auditioned the 7701...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-28-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By kiwi2000
No my computer does not have a HDMI output and I...

No my computer does not have a HDMI output and I do not think the Marantz has a usb input but the OPPO does.
I will check out the chrome cast option but is that wireless?
I would prefer a wired...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-27-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By kiwi2000
I want to watch what is available through my...

I want to watch what is available through my internet browser on my TV display
I have a Marantz AV-8003 networking AV pre-amplifier, OPPO 103 Blu-ray player, Dell Inspiron desk top computer.
They...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-15-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By kiwi2000
Quote:It may be related to whether you are...

Quote:It may be related to whether you are running full dynamic range(0-255) or the video range(16-240). Take a look at that first. By default, computers use full dynamic range and videos are coded...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-13-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By kiwi2000
I have been informed it is the file size that is...

I have been informed it is the file size that is the culprit.
I will leave it at that.

Show this thread closed.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-13-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By kiwi2000
When I playback Blu Ray quality media stored on...

When I playback Blu Ray quality media stored on my desk top hard drive it comes out a bit washed out.
The audio is top notch and the resolution is correct but although the picture seems to be "all...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-03-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By kiwi2000
Quote:I'd reach out to them again if I were you....

Quote:I'd reach out to them again if I were you. I started out with two bass traps, just to see if I could notice a difference and with their help and support over the past years, I now have,...
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