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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-27-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By elmerfudII
Thanks for the replies. I was hoping you guys...

Thanks for the replies. I was hoping you guys would tell me I could throw them out. They take up a lot of room.

I bought local, but given the corner issues on the 6JS8500, I could not imagine...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-27-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By elmerfudII
How long does one need to keep the box for a Samsung TV ?

We bought 2 Samsung TVs at Christmas. 55JU7100 and a 65JS8500. They both work well with no apparent issues.

How long do I need to keep the box for them ? I assume I'd need it if I ever had a...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-27-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
I'm peeved that the last firmware update seems to...

I'm peeved that the last firmware update seems to have messed up the Closed Caption settings. By messed up, I mean that when playing a file streamed from a server via DLNA, the TV automatically...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-27-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8,249
Views: 732,591
Posted By elmerfudII
I'm peeved that the last firmware update seems to...

I'm peeved that the last firmware update seems to have messed up the Closed Caption settings. By messed up, I mean that when playing a file streamed from a server via DLNA, the TV automatically...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-07-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,816
Posted By elmerfudII
Whatever.

Whatever.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-06-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,287
Posted By elmerfudII
If you guys are really worried about shadow...

If you guys are really worried about shadow detail, brightness and local dimming, you need to get a projector. You can't get true cinema experience with a TV, even the current ones. They get...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-06-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,287
Posted By elmerfudII
We have our 8500 in a bright room. We are not...

We have our 8500 in a bright room. We are not finding a reflection problem at all. I think the room would have to have direct sunlight on the screen for it to be a problem and then I think it would...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-06-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,287
Posted By elmerfudII
Some of you need to stop reading, posting and...

Some of you need to stop reading, posting and analyzing and actually spend time watching your TVs.

We have a 65JS8500 and a 55JU7100. Both of them are friggin awesome. Some other TV might be...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-06-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,816
Posted By elmerfudII
I run Linux on multiple devices already. I have...

I run Linux on multiple devices already. I have multiple Raspberry Pi devices around my house. I can easily run Kodi on an external device.

There are several advantages to running Kodi on the TV...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-05-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,816
Posted By elmerfudII
Please vote to put Kodi on Tizen for Samsung TVs.

Please vote if you would like Kodi available on Tizen for your Samsung TV.

You can do this 2 ways.

1) Vote here:
https://bugs.tizen.org/jira/browse/TINF-722

You'll have to create a user...
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-05-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,897
Posted By elmerfudII
Why do you need to involve the Samsung blu ray...

Why do you need to involve the Samsung blu ray player ? Almost any TV that supports UHD will have a Netflix app built into it. I don't think there will be any advantage to feeding the DB player a...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-05-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 40
Posted By elmerfudII
What streaming formats do various Samsung TVs support ?

We have several Samsung TVs in our house. LN52A750, LN40C650, 55JU7100 and a 65JS8500.

All these TVs have a version of Samsungs Smart Hub on it.

The manuals have tables showing the various...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-22-2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
Why doesn't my JS8500 show up as a registered...

Why doesn't my JS8500 show up as a registered device in my router's IP table ? I have a JU7100 and it doesn't show up either.

I've got them both connected via wifi at the moment and they have a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-22-2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 20,983
Posted By elmerfudII
I'm in the market for something like this and I'm...

I'm in the market for something like this and I'm less than intrigued.

For starters it needs 2 more channels if I'm going to do ATMOS. And I'd like the sub woofer channel to have a lot more...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-22-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
You were right, the Eco sensor was on. Energy...

You were right, the Eco sensor was on. Energy saving was not.

Thanks for the reply.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-20-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
We installed our 65JS8500 at Christmas. I...

We installed our 65JS8500 at Christmas. I haven't watched it much, maybe a couple hours. All the settings are stock, haven't touched a thing. The picture mode is set to 'Standard'. It has the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-10-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
I wonder if it could be done. The Tizen...

I wonder if it could be done. The Tizen developer tools are available for anyone to use.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-10-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8,249
Views: 732,591
Posted By elmerfudII
You need a 4K video card with an HDMI 2.0 port to...

You need a 4K video card with an HDMI 2.0 port to drive it. I looked at doing the same, but the video card is a show stopper at the moment, for a laptop anyway.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-10-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
I can't help you with Plex. I'd rerip the movies...

I can't help you with Plex. I'd rerip the movies with the audio track that your 8500 can play and put them in a folder especially for the others to use.

How so ?

I agree on all counts. ...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-10-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8,249
Views: 732,591
Posted By elmerfudII
We watched Bon Jovi: Live at Madison Square...

We watched Bon Jovi: Live at Madison Square Garden (Blu-ray) last night on our 7100. We aren't big Bon Jovi fans, but it was excellent and the picture was fantastic.

The movie is filled with...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-09-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8,249
Views: 732,591
Posted By elmerfudII
We watched some Netflix content on our 7100 last...

We watched some Netflix content on our 7100 last night. Sat about 8 feet away. It looked awesome. I couldn't believe how good it looked and I haven't changed a thing yet.

We've also got a...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-09-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 19,835
Views: 1,499,967
Posted By elmerfudII
The user manual says the 8500 handles the...

The user manual says the 8500 handles the following audio formats. Page 146.

Dolby Digital, LPCM, ADPCM(IMA,MS), AAC, HE-AAC, WMA, Dolby Digital Plus, MPEG(MP3), DTS(Core, LBR), G.711(A-Law,...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-08-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By elmerfudII
4K TVs have the H.265 codec built into it so they...

4K TVs have the H.265 codec built into it so they can play the 4K content sent by other means.

Have the BD player send the stream raw. It should be sent that way anyway. No need to decode...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-08-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By elmerfudII
You are stating that and leaving the proof to us ?

You are stating that and leaving the proof to us ?
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-08-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By elmerfudII
FWIW, 4K @ 60Hz is "only" 80Mbps, uncompressed. ...

FWIW, 4K @ 60Hz is "only" 80Mbps, uncompressed. Some people already have connections that can handle that.

4K BDs and Ethernet ports are dead I tell you. D.E.A.D.

Cable companies are next.
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