AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 284
Search took 1.70 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: hammie34
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-02-2009, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12,883
Views: 1,180,540
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by hammie34...

Quote:Originally Posted by hammie34 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17073613)

Thanks for all the help. Will definitely update the firmware once...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-27-2009, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12,883
Views: 1,180,540
Posted By hammie34
Thanks for all the help. Will definitely update...

Thanks for all the help. Will definitely update the firmware once I get it. I don't have a user manual but I am sure there is a pdf on the Samsung website.

Plenty of humor in this thread. I will...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-26-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12,883
Views: 1,180,540
Posted By hammie34
Well it was described as working fine and there...

Well it was described as working fine and there is 14 day return policy on it so it should at least play something. Seems that there is an issue on many of the older players period. Kind of funny...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-26-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12,883
Views: 1,180,540
Posted By hammie34
Ok so I found this thread just after I bought a...

Ok so I found this thread just after I bought a BD-P1400 used for 55$. Maybe should have looked for this thread sooner. Maybe I will get lucky? Is it really this bad?
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   03-13-2009, 07:24 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 108,315
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by smoke90...

Quote:Originally Posted by smoke90 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16029587)

As any of you watch a movie on BR and then through the stream to...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   03-12-2009, 06:53 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 108,315
Posted By hammie34
Watched Serenity last night off the HD list and...

Watched Serenity last night off the HD list and the quality was very good. No issues with buffering, so if they keep pushing that level of quality for HD streaming then all is good. All they need to...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   03-04-2009, 01:36 PM
Replies: 818
Views: 108,315
Posted By hammie34
We should probably start a thread of SD and HD...

We should probably start a thread of SD and HD movies that don't suck on the encode or at least under good network conditions delivered the goods. I will add The Thing, Lord of the Rings RTOK...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   02-26-2009, 07:01 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,383
Posted By hammie34
This is really cool. I know that compression...

This is really cool. I know that compression gets better all the time. I am wondering if there is any work on improving packet delivery and network latency like we do at work for moving data over...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   02-24-2009, 06:33 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,383
Posted By hammie34
Of course its not as good as BR never was...

Of course its not as good as BR never was probably never will be but... Its very convienent and sometimes the quality is very good. With the Netflix for my Xbox I didn't have to pay anything. In...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   01-26-2009, 06:26 AM
Replies: 6,090
Views: 547,909
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by jinj...

Quote:Originally Posted by jinj http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/15627793)

I noticed that anything from Starz looks terrible when compared to...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   12-16-2008, 07:31 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 108,315
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by michaeltscott...

Quote:Originally Posted by michaeltscott http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/15303859)

Maybe you're getting a faster connection than I am. What...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   12-15-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 108,315
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by michaeltscott...

Quote:Originally Posted by michaeltscott http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/15290634)

The XBL Video Store is not streaming--it's progressive...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   12-03-2008, 05:57 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 108,315
Posted By hammie34
It depends on the title. Sometimes its very good...

It depends on the title. Sometimes its very good better than SD DVD but it is in 2.0 stereo. Not a problem for me since my receiver goes automatically to DPL II automaticly when stereo is detected....
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   12-01-2008, 06:17 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 26,629
Posted By hammie34
I look at it as a progression of options. The...

I look at it as a progression of options. The Netflix item is getting a lot use in my house at the moment. Its really convient for the family and it costs me nothing. In fact my 360 has become the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-05-2008, 08:19 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,283
Posted By hammie34
Steeb thanks I will download the update this...

Steeb thanks I will download the update this weekend and patch the player.
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   09-05-2008, 06:26 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,690
Posted By hammie34
Rentals for sure. Saves me from buying Turkeys...

Rentals for sure. Saves me from buying Turkeys only buying movies that I know for sure I will really watch more than once or the kids really like which usually means that its a DVD purchase for...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-05-2008, 05:50 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,283
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by sdlehman...

Quote:Originally Posted by sdlehman http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14495618)

I enjoyed this movie but the sound was awful. Something was way...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   07-25-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,076
Posted By hammie34
And that is I think what most experience when...

And that is I think what most experience when viewing up scaled DVD. Scenes showing up close shots in good lighting look great almost HD if you will. The things just out of the main frame look much...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   07-24-2008, 09:10 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,076
Posted By hammie34
I have to agree the diff in sound is not as...

I have to agree the diff in sound is not as dramatic as the diff in picture. And people notice it when they see it for the first time who have been over for movies before. I even have to say when I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-19-2008, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9,464
Views: 1,096,315
Posted By hammie34
$359 at Ubid brand new.

$359 at Ubid brand new.
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   06-03-2008, 09:08 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,895
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by JBlacklow...

Quote:Originally Posted by JBlacklow http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14004061)

Gladly:

http://www.chinatechnews.com/2008/05...-ray-products/...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   06-03-2008, 08:15 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,895
Posted By hammie34
Oh and by the way blu-ray will do fine. The...

Oh and by the way blu-ray will do fine. The problem here though is people making the statement that it will completely fail or it will be more successful than DVD. I just don't think that either...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   06-03-2008, 08:04 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,895
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by Everdog...

Quote:Originally Posted by Everdog http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14003389)

Comparing Blu-ray to DVD will always be Apples to Oranges, but for...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   05-30-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,680
Posted By hammie34
Quote:Originally Posted by Citivas...

Quote:Originally Posted by Citivas http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13976632)

It DID take 10 years for DVD to "overtake" VHS which is what they...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   05-30-2008, 08:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,055
Posted By hammie34
Quality is way better than the PPV of cable HD....

Quality is way better than the PPV of cable HD. There is very little macroblocking if any and audio is better as well. I would have to say that it is better than DVD but not as good as Blu-ray or...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 284

 
Forum Jump: