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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-05-2015, 10:53 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Yes, it does appear to be some sort of layer as...

Yes, it does appear to be some sort of layer as opposed to the panel itself. The picture is perfectly fine, I just notice it when it's off or during dark scenes. It's definitely not a deal-breaker,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-05-2015, 07:55 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Hmm, okay so that makes 2 for distorted and 2 for...

Hmm, okay so that makes 2 for distorted and 2 for not distorted. I guess it's time to post a photo/video. I made a video of what I see:
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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-03-2015, 06:25 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Oh god, I cringed just looking at those. But then...

Oh god, I cringed just looking at those. But then again, that's what the styrofoam is for!

Does anyone else notice distorted reflections on the glossy layer of the TV? What I mean is, the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-01-2015, 07:48 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Does anyone else notice that the glossy layer of...

Does anyone else notice that the glossy layer of the TV displays distorted reflections? What I mean is, the reflections coming off the TV when its off or during dark scenes look like one of those...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-25-2015, 06:16 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Thanks, that makes me feel a bit better. I'm...

Thanks, that makes me feel a bit better. I'm going to have to go through and document everything before I schedule calibration date.



I also experienced minimal off-axis issues when at Best...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-24-2015, 05:56 AM
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Views: 296,164
Posted By xtremesniper
Thanks. I ended up staring at the back of my...

Thanks. I ended up staring at the back of my receiver for 15 minutes the other day to come to the same conclusion. I hooked up an optical cable from the TV to a spare input on the receiver, and on my...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-22-2015, 06:20 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
It's a Canadian model. The Best Buy Canada site...

It's a Canadian model. The Best Buy Canada site did show glasses included before (I swear) but I'm checking it now and it says:

3D Glasses Included: No - Sold Separately

So I guess I'm out of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-21-2015, 03:35 PM
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Posted By xtremesniper
This is concerning... My box was sealed and brand...

This is concerning... My box was sealed and brand new... All I got from it was a TV Accessories box (with remote, batteries, some wall mount spacers and a booklet) and the box for the One Connect...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-21-2015, 02:00 PM
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Posted By xtremesniper
This is the setup that I have now (all my devices...

This is the setup that I have now (all my devices to go my receiver, and the receiver's HDMI out goes to the TV's STB port). But how can I get the audio from the TV apps like YouTube and Netflix to...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-21-2015, 12:47 PM
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Posted By xtremesniper
I just got my 65JS8500 set up last night. I...

I just got my 65JS8500 set up last night. I haven't fiddled too much with all the settings but I think I got a pretty good idea of what the TV is about now.

First issue: I did not receive any 3D...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-18-2015, 06:19 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Oh, okay. PM sent, thanks! Do you think the price...

Oh, okay. PM sent, thanks! Do you think the price of the TV went down to offset the discount on the services? Because when I was getting my quote they brought down the TV price to $4629.99 to...
Forum: Speakers   05-18-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By xtremesniper
I've had similar experiences with some center...

I've had similar experiences with some center channel speakers, and the only one that I've continually been impressed with is SVS. They may not be cheap, but they sound great and are worth it.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-17-2015, 09:10 PM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Fair enough, I guess. I confirmed with Best Buy...

Fair enough, I guess. I confirmed with Best Buy today that if in the event they need to replace my TV, they give me a store credit for how much I paid for the TV. I think that's fair because then I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-17-2015, 09:02 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Honestly, I had no idea you could negotiate on...

Honestly, I had no idea you could negotiate on the price of TVs at Best Buy. I figured at best you could negotiate the (incredibly expensive) extended warranty price. Good to know, thanks. I'm...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-17-2015, 06:51 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Sounds interesting. I'm also comparing the 7100...

Sounds interesting. I'm also comparing the 7100 to the 8500 and just from a pricing perspective, the difference is:
JS8500 - $5299.99 CAD
JU7100 - $3899.99 CAD
I found the 7100 on sale for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-16-2015, 08:51 AM
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Posted By xtremesniper
I have a Denon AVR that acts as my hub for...

I have a Denon AVR that acts as my hub for everything (cable box, xbox, ps3, wii U, etc). I don't know how it would be possible to do what you've suggested when everything is fed to the TV via one...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-30-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5,133
Views: 686,801
Posted By xtremesniper
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1252471/official-denon-avr-1911-791-avr-2311ci-891-owners-thread/4830#post_23142857)
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-29-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5,133
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Posted By xtremesniper
I have a AVR-2311CI and I've had this problem...

I have a AVR-2311CI and I've had this problem for a very long time now but I'm going insane and I need to resolve it.

When I turn on the receiver from a cold start, it makes very loud...
Forum: Community News & Polls   08-24-2012, 06:15 PM
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Posted By xtremesniper
Oh boy oh boy oh boy. A newsletter?...

Oh boy oh boy oh boy.

A newsletter? Finally.

A contest? Finally!
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,515
Posted By xtremesniper
Quote:Originally Posted by crazyrob425...

Quote:Originally Posted by crazyrob425 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18979757)

Might want to look at the Polk Monitor Series II line. The...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-08-2009, 05:40 AM
Replies: 473
Views: 108,148
Posted By xtremesniper
I am also having problems with DVD playback on...

I am also having problems with DVD playback on this player, and I was wondering if I had a defective unit. I think I'm going to have to return this to the store, as the issue is pretty unacceptable....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-01-2009, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,730
Posted By xtremesniper
Thanks for the replies. I have read from...

Thanks for the replies.

I have read from some places that DVI is only capable of RGB, while some other sources have stated that some DVI inputs may accept YCbCr. My TV has the option of choosing...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-01-2009, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,730
Posted By xtremesniper
I didn't really want to bump this topic, but it...

I didn't really want to bump this topic, but it went a few pages back a little too quickly.. Forgive me, I'm just looking for a solution to this problem (I know I'm not the only one out there).
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-31-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,730
Posted By xtremesniper
Hello all, I've been searching around...

Hello all,

I've been searching around endlessly for a solution to this and I have finally narrowed it down enough to make a topic. Here goes...

I have a Denon AVR-2808CI receiver, a Samsung...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   05-30-2008, 04:13 PM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 168,381
Posted By xtremesniper
Oh man, if I could get my IR blaster to work...

Oh man, if I could get my IR blaster to work with my digital cable box, I'd be set... Would a firmware upgrade actually do that?
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