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Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-24-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 150
Posted By garciab
It's scary, but I don't see how he can save much...

It's scary, but I don't see how he can save much for what he's buying. The scary part in realizing that I spent that amount as I bought similar pieces in the past! Unless he scales back on some...
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-23-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,862
Posted By garciab
I am curious to see what options are available...

I am curious to see what options are available for this too, since I imagine it might become a common need. I can say that the PS headsets don't work with Bluetooth, because they are NOT Bluetooth. ...
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-23-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 24,281
Posted By garciab
Turtle Beach and Tritton both make upgraded "chat...

Turtle Beach and Tritton both make upgraded "chat communicators" that fit the bill. I'd expect better quality than the stock piece, and both are under $30.
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-22-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 24,281
Posted By garciab
Turtle Beach has a refurbished section on their...

Turtle Beach has a refurbished section on their site....good savings. Or they are frequently found on Woot if you are not in a hurry. Haven't had a problem with the TB refurbs I have.
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-17-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 379
Posted By garciab
That's been my thinking too. Even if everyone...

That's been my thinking too. Even if everyone were to offer cheaper pricing, if there isn't one service that offers everything you want, it's going to add up quickly. You may end up paying the same...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-17-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By garciab
I'm thinking your bluray drive has gone bad. Try...

I'm thinking your bluray drive has gone bad. Try other CD media to see if you get the same error. Sounds to me like it can't read CD's anymore.
Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-13-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,469
Posted By garciab
I am just a novice PC DIY'er, but I'd be...

I am just a novice PC DIY'er, but I'd be concerned with the heat buildup in such a small case. You may end up with lots of fan noise to keep things cool. I have built two systems in that case, and...
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-05-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18,582
Views: 560,819
Posted By garciab
It's just First Light, isn't it? Which is just a...

It's just First Light, isn't it? Which is just a small, standalone side story correct? Infamous:First Son is a much bigger game and not being offered yet. Everyone, please correct me if I'm wrong....
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-05-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By garciab
Not sure it matters, as long as they are all on...

Not sure it matters, as long as they are all on the same lan. Are both of your routers doing router duties, or is the secondary one only a switch/access point? My only suggestion is to have all of...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-04-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By garciab
Well, last evening my 2XS did go into standby...

Well, last evening my 2XS did go into standby (light off) even though I left it on the Amazon Video app screen. But I know my gf's 3 will not do the same if she leaves it on Netflix. I will get...
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-03-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 18,582
Views: 560,819
Posted By garciab
Sony Cellphone.

Sony Cellphone.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-31-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By garciab
Agreed. It's just some people think "not...

Agreed. It's just some people think "not watching it" is equal to "not in use". I've read several complaints where some believe their Roku's are now malfunctioning because the power light never...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-31-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By garciab
Yup...and I believe this is why some folks have...

Yup...and I believe this is why some folks have Roku's that stay with the 'power' light on after shutting down their tv's/av systems. Even if you leave it in the 'menu' section of an app like...
Forum: General Gaming Help   10-30-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By garciab
I have an HD6570 card, and it's fan-cooled. Is...

I have an HD6570 card, and it's fan-cooled. Is your GPU fan-cooled? If it is, and the fan is running loudly (max speed), that would indicate a heating problem to me. At that point, I would take...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   10-29-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,686
Posted By garciab
This is unfortunate and alarming to me. I have a...

This is unfortunate and alarming to me. I have a 65735 that needs a new dmd chip, and now I'm afraid of ending up with the same problem. I will let you know if I notice a change in picture quality...
Forum: PlayStation Area   10-23-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By garciab
Methinks you damaged the ethernet port. You...

Methinks you damaged the ethernet port. You didn't do anything special the first time you set it up, and I can't see why that would change now.
Forum: Rear Projection Units   10-22-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By garciab
You may not find one for your exact model number....

You may not find one for your exact model number. If the guide you saw was for the same generation of models, you should be fine. Just expect to figure out a couple of things on your own. Go...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   10-15-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By garciab
I like this one: ...

I like this one:

http://audio.claub.net/software/jbabgy/WBCD.html
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   10-14-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By garciab
Well I don't know the deep science behind pr...

Well I don't know the deep science behind pr applications. I just stay within the recommended design criteria to achieve the desired goals. So I'd say if both designs yield a workable solution,...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   10-13-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By garciab
Have you modeled both scenarios, or are you just...

Have you modeled both scenarios, or are you just looking for advice based on general info? Do you have driver and pr parameters to be able to model both scenarios?
Forum: PlayStation Area   10-06-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,917
Posted By garciab
True, but I guess the reviewer felt like the...

True, but I guess the reviewer felt like the Alien always knew exactly where we was. I guess if you think you've used some smarts and done a good job of hiding, but the Alien then finds you right...
Forum: PlayStation Area   10-06-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,917
Posted By garciab
Read a review of the pc version, and the author...

Read a review of the pc version, and the author was greatly disappointed. His main complaint pretty much ruins the game's premise: the Alien's AI sucks and he will find you no matter how great you...
Forum: PlayStation Area   10-03-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18,582
Views: 560,819
Posted By garciab
"Anti-" or "closet" gamer? Methinks your dad...

"Anti-" or "closet" gamer? Methinks your dad will be sniping you soon...watch your back!
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-01-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By garciab
Found a thread on reddit that seems to conclude...

Found a thread on reddit that seems to conclude the same as you. CCast outputs high rez (1080p) and it not configurable to lower rez. Looks like many people with older tv sets having the same...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-01-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By garciab
I know it's frustrating when looking for answers...

I know it's frustrating when looking for answers so you can solve a problem. I don't think the monoprice rep was lying...I think he just couldn't promote bypassing HDCP. And he couldn't say for...
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