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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-27-2016, 02:42 PM
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Posted By theroys88
Sorry but I was referring to Verizon. I agree sat...

Sorry but I was referring to Verizon. I agree sat is way expensive. I had DTV some years ago and it was very high. I was referring to the TP by Verizon. I do understand that everyone cannot get...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-27-2016, 12:04 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 8,859
Posted By theroys88
said by cypherstream...

said by cypherstream (http://www.dslreports.com/profile/1118186):Is there a noticeable difference in quality between 5 MPEG4 vs 4 MPEG4 in the same QAM?


No. Keep in mind that most cable...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-26-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
Spending 300 dollars to switch from FIOS makes no...

Spending 300 dollars to switch from FIOS makes no sense to me at this time. I have a triple play with more stations then the Vue offers on their highest package. After taxes and fees it equals...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-26-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
I will try that in the morning. Thanks for the...

I will try that in the morning. Thanks for the tip. Hopefully it will work on the PS3. Been adding comments on the PS Vue forum on threads relating to issues. Amazing that the reps said no one has...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-25-2016, 08:23 PM
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Posted By theroys88
One more thing that she said that struck me. She...

One more thing that she said that struck me. She said that complaints have been far and few between. Reminded me of when I tried the Verizon FIOS TV APP. That app was terribly implemented and was...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-25-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
Thumbs down Called Vue folks again and my general opinion is...

Called Vue folks again and my general opinion is they are nice but have the technical expertise of cashiers at Walmart. The rep stated the techs she spoke with have never heard of frame issues with...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-24-2016, 08:26 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 8,859
Posted By theroys88
Firetv as of right now only outputs 30fps but I...

Firetv as of right now only outputs 30fps but I have read that 60fp coming to the second generation boxes. I know that the PS3 can output 60fps without issues because my MLBTV app on my PS3 streams...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-23-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
Unhappy Have not seen a update on PS3 since I signed up...

Have not seen a update on PS3 since I signed up in early July. Main problem right now is guide is laggy and video is dropping frames so it is choppy. I have 75 up and down and only was getting 9:3.4...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-19-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
Decided to play with this service for the month...

Decided to play with this service for the month to explore more and give PS more feedback. I know both the PS3 and PS4 both output 60fps and I see that info on my Samsung set but it does not seem as...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-14-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
Spoke to a tech from Verizon today and after some...

Spoke to a tech from Verizon today and after some time looking the information I requested he stated that there a few stations that Verizon has switched to MPEG4. Most I never watch and some I do not...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-14-2016, 07:41 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 8,859
Posted By theroys88
The number is what others on this forum have...

The number is what others on this forum have stated. Unfortunately I do not have a DVR to record and find out what the actual bitrate is now. I will probably call Verizon to find out the status of...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-13-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 8,859
Posted By theroys88
https://blog.michaelfmcnamara.com/2013/03/verizon-...

https://blog.michaelfmcnamara.com/2013/03/verizon-fios-tv-to-utilize-mpeg-4-h-264/

Not close but again I am considering the service this December when my FIOS TP ends. I did call them and give...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-06-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 8,859
Posted By theroys88
You must have crappy cable service. Bitrate...

You must have crappy cable service. Bitrate average on FIOS is 12-16mbps. 3.7mbps is not close. My FIOS is 100 up and down. My playstation shows a bitrate of 5.3mbps. I spent two nights comparing...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-05-2016, 06:25 AM
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Posted By theroys88
You experience may be different due to your past...

You experience may be different due to your past experience but my opinion is formulated from comparing live feeds between FIOS and PS VUE on a Samsung UN65H6350. Don't get me wrong, I am highly...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-03-2016, 11:39 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By theroys88
I do not know what peyote you are smoking but PQ...

I do not know what peyote you are smoking but PQ between PS Vue and my Verizon Fios is very noticeable. I just finished a trial and spent many hours switching between numerous channels of the two...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-03-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 8,859
Posted By theroys88
You must have it streaming on a small set. ...

You must have it streaming on a small set. Picture quality is not close to Verizon Fios. Bitrates are 4-4.5mbps and Fios runs 12-16mbps. For a streaming service it is pretty good. Better then MLBTV...
Forum: PlayStation Area   07-03-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,761
Posted By theroys88
Trialed the Vue for a few days. My Fios contract...

Trialed the Vue for a few days. My Fios contract ends in December and would like to cut the cord. Have a 89 dollar triple play and my bill ends up being 156 dollars and that is with only two cable...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-26-2016, 07:10 PM
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Posted By theroys88
All of them since they are broadcast in SD.

All of them since they are broadcast in SD.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-24-2016, 07:55 PM
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Posted By theroys88
Too bad the sub channels are in SD. I know ION...

Too bad the sub channels are in SD. I know ION in its original form is broadcast in HD. The subs look pretty crappy on my 65" Samsung display.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-22-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,157
Posted By theroys88
It is not what one says but how they say it or...

It is not what one says but how they say it or post it that makes the difference. I have a friend who has asked for my help in finding a 65" set on a tight budget. Samsung is out due to blowing his...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-11-2016, 10:59 PM
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Posted By theroys88
Red face How does your Goldendoodle like your new set?

How does your Goldendoodle like your new set?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-11-2016, 10:57 PM
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Posted By theroys88
Version number AA02 is a panel made by AUO. One...

Version number AA02 is a panel made by AUO. One of several companies that provide outsourced panels to Samsung.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-08-2016, 10:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 617
Posted By theroys88
What the version number of this set? Can be found...

What the version number of this set? Can be found on the sticker on the box or on the back right of the set. Curious what outsourced panels are offered on this size. The only set that is coming up on...
Forum: HDTV Technical   05-08-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 413
Views: 40,695
Posted By theroys88
Also there is no info on each listing. Before...

Also there is no info on each listing. Before when you would press the info button you would get a box with a little bit of information about the show or movie. Now just a empty box.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-02-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,369
Views: 249,658
Posted By theroys88
I have my backlight set at 11 and I am happy with...

I have my backlight set at 11 and I am happy with that number. Brightness is 45 with Gamma settings at -1. My set is the 65" which is a AUO panel so we might be seeing different things.
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