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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-19-2016, 06:14 AM
Replies: 1,805
Views: 98,569
Posted By pottscb
amp selection

I'm interested in the AVM 60 but, as with all Atmos setups, my question is...what do I use to amplify all those channels? What are all you using? Surely not a 3-5 ft tall stack of MCA, P5, A5 etc. ...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-12-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 172
Posted By pottscb
I use the QS8s back corner placement in a 5.1...

I use the QS8s back corner placement in a 5.1 with couch up against a back wall and am not happy with the effects. Should I movie them forward in the room or place them on the back wall (directly...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-12-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13,720
Views: 496,273
Posted By pottscb
+1 Also play with eShift and other "sharpening"...

+1 Also play with eShift and other "sharpening" controls.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-24-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 6,086
Posted By pottscb
This competes with the R series VIZIO...$6000K.

This competes with the R series VIZIO...$6000K.
Forum: Speakers   05-14-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 888
Posted By pottscb
This is great, maybe now more and more...

This is great, maybe now more and more manufacturers follow suit (however, I hope they all make their units fit their floorstanders...instead of monitors).

Def Techs new unit fits ALL of their...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-23-2016, 06:22 AM
Replies: 5,477
Views: 331,206
Posted By pottscb
I just used the optical zoom for 2.35 on The...

I just used the optical zoom for 2.35 on The Force Awakens in a backyard setup...it was beautiful.

I also took a gamble on a new cheap bulb (double digit cost) as my bulb has 600 hours on it and...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-05-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 13,720
Views: 496,273
Posted By pottscb
I own a JVC (maybe before your time)...they are...

I own a JVC (maybe before your time)...they are all the same.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-05-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 13,720
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Posted By pottscb
I'm sure you owners have beat this one to death...

I'm sure you owners have beat this one to death but geez it would gall me to have my pj tell me I needed an update (which it found out from its Cat5 connection) only to have to then go through the...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-05-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,653
Posted By pottscb
+1 We'll get to see what bell-bottoms and huge...

+1 We'll get to see what bell-bottoms and huge collars look like in 4K/HDR!!!:eek:
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-31-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,742
Posted By pottscb
Also, is it a mk 1, 2, 3, 4?

Also, is it a mk 1, 2, 3, 4?
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-31-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,742
Posted By pottscb
I don't mind a little image softening but how bad...

I don't mind a little image softening but how bad is the pincushion and CA on the CAVX?
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   03-30-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,742
Posted By pottscb
Hey there, I'm throwing my 6 y.o. twins a Star...

Hey there,
I'm throwing my 6 y.o. twins a Star Wars birthday party out in the back yard (sadly no, I couldn't get them named Luke and Leia) and wondered if any of the lenses on ebay might be of...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-20-2016, 05:58 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,883
Posted By pottscb
Plus, with 4K/1080p BD combo packs available for...

Plus, with 4K/1080p BD combo packs available for $5 more each, you can start stocking up on content before you get the 4K display.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-17-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 5,477
Views: 331,206
Posted By pottscb
My 4910 does this only when using the PS3 as a...

My 4910 does this only when using the PS3 as a source...occasionally it only sees the PS3 as a 480p source (black bars on the side). I have to shut the PS3 down, and when restarting it hold down the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   03-13-2016, 06:33 AM
Replies: 13,720
Views: 496,273
Posted By pottscb
Early adpoters

Zombie beat me to it. This is par for the course on a 1st gen product (and its first gen. on many levels from HDR and HDMI and HDCP spec. and panels, etc). Also, HDMI has always been a dog. If i...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-11-2016, 06:03 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 28,625
Posted By pottscb
As abruptly as it started, it vanished. No more...

As abruptly as it started, it vanished. No more flickering...I suppose it could've been an HDMI issue but I didn't change cables, maybe the cable got tweaked a bit? Anyway...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-07-2016, 06:17 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,629
Posted By pottscb
Not sure the E112 belongs in this price...

Not sure the E112 belongs in this price category...but I had one that I A-B'd against my Velodyne Minivee 10" and it had quite a bit more output, and a little lower...but mostly more output. Its a...
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-27-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,469
Posted By pottscb
Best Buy has them...

Yeah, i was in Best Buy in N. Austin (Lakeline) on last Monday 22nd Feb. and they already had a row of about 8-10 UHD BDs + the 1080p BD and DVD combo packs including some of these titles above. I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-26-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 28,625
Posted By pottscb
My player has recently started a problem where as...

My player has recently started a problem where as soon as you turn it on it starts flickering snowy images about every third frame (unbelievably distracting)...it does this through all previews and...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-23-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 5,477
Views: 331,206
Posted By pottscb
I'm looking to buy an outdoor screen for a kids...

I'm looking to buy an outdoor screen for a kids Star Wars birthday party...I'm looking to go as big as possible and wondering if 150" is too big to be bright enough as most outdoor screens are 1.0...
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-07-2016, 04:58 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,053
Posted By pottscb
I just hope we can select HDR without having to...

I just hope we can select HDR without having to stream the entire 4K version...I think that's probably what you meant. Anyone know what HDR does to the required size of the video stream/file? (I...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-12-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 13,720
Views: 496,273
Posted By pottscb
If you stand on one foot and another guy stand on...

If you stand on one foot and another guy stand on both feet you won't get a consistent reading...all kidding aside, you realize peoples room (white ceiling, black ceiling, white carpet, black carpet,...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-12-2016, 10:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 931
Posted By pottscb
your display

I was thinking the same, except we're looking at a 100,000:1 contrast image on a 150:1 contrast laptop screen...its like looking at a 4K 12-bit color image on a 1983 monochrome (amber/black)...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   01-11-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 13,720
Views: 496,273
Posted By pottscb
iris

You guys all know this I'm sure, but if the iris action bothers you it can be mitigated easily by lowering the overall brightness of the image. This can be done one of several ways 1. Switch to ECO...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-29-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 13,720
Views: 496,273
Posted By pottscb
Its not just one, I had a Parasound Halo I sold...

Its not just one, I had a Parasound Halo I sold arrive with a forklift hole through BOTH BOXES...we all know how bulletproof Parasound stuff is and it wouldn't power on. UPS denied the insurance...
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