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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-07-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2,475
Views: 129,109
Posted By cmeinck
I have the P-Series. I get 5.1 from the TV to my...

I have the P-Series. I get 5.1 from the TV to my Vizio soundbar using optical. This includes Xbox One, TiVo mini, etc.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-31-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 16,173
Views: 1,009,804
Posted By cmeinck
Attached are my settings. I'm using Input 4 for...

Attached are my settings. I'm using Input 4 for my TiVo and Input 5 for Xbox One (which is what I used for the Blu-Ray test). The white does show once you remove the playback controls. Funny you say...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-31-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 16,173
Views: 1,009,804
Posted By cmeinck
At times when watching my P-65, I noticed the...

At times when watching my P-65, I noticed the edges appear inconsistent with the rest of the picture. When watching hockey, I thought the ice surface looked murky. I ran the Disney WOW purity test...
Forum: Audio Gear   05-30-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 140
Posted By cmeinck
Definitive Technology Mythos 5.1 Speaker Set

I'm looking to sell my complete Definitive Technology Mythos 5.1 set. These were lightly used and do show some slight wear. I plan on taking photos, but they are currently still boxed up (except for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-28-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 16,173
Views: 1,009,804
Posted By cmeinck
Have you tried Best Buy? I picked up an open box...

Have you tried Best Buy? I picked up an open box P-65 today. I was hesitant, but they offered a great deal on an extended warranty. It was missing the remote and it came with an M-60 stand (which...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-27-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2,475
Views: 129,109
Posted By cmeinck
Sorry, I didn't look. I took note of the massive...

Sorry, I didn't look. I took note of the massive screen, day dreamed of watching football on it and then proceeded back to my shopping.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-26-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,475
Views: 129,109
Posted By cmeinck
I'm pretty certain it was the 2015, as I remember...

I'm pretty certain it was the 2015, as I remember the box having 4K on it. It was Costco in Garden City, NY.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-26-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2,475
Views: 129,109
Posted By cmeinck
Regarding availability, I saw the 80" Vizio...

Regarding availability, I saw the 80" Vizio M-Series at Costco today.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-26-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 21,255
Posted By cmeinck
How would you rate the picture on the 2015...

How would you rate the picture on the 2015 E-Series compared to the 2015 M-Series. I'm wondering if it makes sense to go with the 2015 E-Series 70" for what would be $1250 or so OR opt for the 65"...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-18-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 2,475
Views: 129,109
Posted By cmeinck
I'd recommend reading the review of the 2015 M...

I'd recommend reading the review of the 2015 M Series at Rtings (http://www.rtings.com/reviews/tv/lcd-led/vizio/m-series-2015). Specifically, in the Q&A, they recommend getting the M over the P,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-15-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 16,173
Views: 1,009,804
Posted By cmeinck
For someone sitting 12-13 feet from a set, would...

For someone sitting 12-13 feet from a set, would they see the advantages of 4K on a 65" set? According to the charts, it's only visible on larger displays. I'm considering the 2014 70" M-Series vs....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-12-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 16,173
Views: 1,009,804
Posted By cmeinck
Is there a general consensus on whether...

Is there a general consensus on whether prospective buyers should opt for either the P-series or 2015 m-series? I'm thinking about a 65" or greater set. It's primary use will be watching content from...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-22-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 769
Views: 168,821
Posted By cmeinck
I wanted to thank Bob for all of the information....

I wanted to thank Bob for all of the information. I was coming from an ASUS RT-AC66U running Merlin. On a whim, I decided to upgrade to an Airport Extreme. Within a few hours, I noticed a drop in the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 16,304
Posted By cmeinck
Is there an option called Intelligent Frame...

Is there an option called Intelligent Frame Creation (IFC)? Some Panasonic sets have this as the setting. I checked the Owner's Manual, which isn't of much help.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 16,304
Posted By cmeinck
If you go into picture settings, there is an...

If you go into picture settings, there is an option to disable auto-convert to 24FPS. I don't have this set, but I've read others have had success making this change.

Looks like a nice set....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-26-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,614
Posted By cmeinck
I had this done and happy with the results. It...

I had this done and happy with the results. It can get hot, so if your fireplace doesn't have the blower on, it could be problematic. During Hurricane Sandy, I popped out the speaker to avoid any...
Forum: Speakers   09-06-2012, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2,021
Views: 535,359
Posted By cmeinck
I've got a 7.1 configuration right now using...

I've got a 7.1 configuration right now using Monoprice 6816's along with (2) 6317's. All of which are in the ceiling, outside of the center channel which my contractor is going to build into the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-01-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By cmeinck
I'm finishing up a remodel, where they ran a...

I'm finishing up a remodel, where they ran a 125ft Blue Jeans Cable HDMI cable run from my TV room to gear closet in the basement. I tried it with a 2006 Bravia and it flashed purple. For now, I...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   04-01-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,816
Posted By cmeinck
My issue is that I'm having trouble...

My issue is that I'm having trouble understanding what future equipment will use Cat6e? With my previous plan, it really didn't matter, since the speakers were also being wired to the basement. I...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   04-01-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,816
Posted By cmeinck
I've changed the plan a bit to have a receiver,...

I've changed the plan a bit to have a receiver, TiVo in the closet of the master bedroom. This way, my Logitech 900 will definitely work, given the short distance between the closet and our bedroom....
Forum: Speakers   03-26-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 2,021
Views: 535,359
Posted By cmeinck
I have purchased 6816's which I planned to use...

I have purchased 6816's which I planned to use for RCL, SL, SR. Due to difficulty finding space between my fireplace and the ceiling, I'm looking for a smaller speaker for the center and considering...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-26-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,614
Posted By cmeinck
Quote:Originally Posted by two.dogs...

Quote:Originally Posted by two.dogs http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21677625)

This is what Madisound recommended.
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Forum: Home A/V Distribution   03-13-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,816
Posted By cmeinck
Quote:Originally Posted by jautor...

Quote:Originally Posted by jautor http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21775268)

Is this a "real electrician" and not a low-volt audio/video/security...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   03-13-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,816
Posted By cmeinck
Just received my quote from the electrician....

Just received my quote from the electrician. Wow. $105 for each Cat6e run with him supplying cable/connectors. $60 for each speaker run, with me providing materials. $50 for each HDMI run and $50...
Forum: Speakers   03-01-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 2,021
Views: 535,359
Posted By cmeinck
I am about to purchase my Monoprice in-walls for...

I am about to purchase my Monoprice in-walls for my 7.1 setup. I'm leaning towards the 6816's over the 7604's. Has anyone tried both or at least tried the 6816's?

I'm going to use 4619's for the...
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