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Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-15-2015, 10:07 AM
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Posted By Alexdad54
There are only 3 settings for both the HDMI and...

There are only 3 settings for both the HDMI and SPDIF outputs: Auto, RAW and LPCM.
I have it on Auto. I assume that RAW means Bitstream....
My question is whether the feed via HDMI runs through the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-13-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
This may be a dumb question but would there be...

This may be a dumb question but would there be any sonic advantage to splitting the audio out from an HDMI source going into one of the 752's inputs and using optical to connect it to the optical...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-08-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Well, I guess if no one else has done it then I...

Well, I guess if no one else has done it then I will.....I'll try on Sunday evening (my only alone time) and report back....I'll do my best to describe what I hear but don't expect "expert" feedback...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-08-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
I'm wondering if there is any other documented...

I'm wondering if there is any other documented benefit to using the 7.1 speaker outs rather than the stereo outs other than than what Inarbi wrote in post#326, suggesting that if using analog stereo...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-08-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Hi, It's running directly to a Rogue Audio...

Hi,
It's running directly to a Rogue Audio Cronus Magnum integrated amp so no processing being done. I assume that's stereo direct?.
Speakers are set to Large
No sub
Downmix is set to to stereo...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   05-08-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
I was playing with the setup for my 752 to get...

I was playing with the setup for my 752 to get optimum two-channel quality but I'm afraid I might have messed up the settings and am no longer sure what the consensus is on the "best" configuration. ...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-26-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
I've also just retired my DAC setup and am...

I've also just retired my DAC setup and am feeding my files on a NAS straight to the 752 and it sounds great!
BTW, you mentioned that the filters are handy, what do you use them for? I have to...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-11-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Well, I had the Oppo 95 (which I realise is not...

Well, I had the Oppo 95 (which I realise is not as evolved as the 105) and I much prefer the sound of the 752BD to that of the 95 in the same system single-ended outs only). The addition of a linear...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-17-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 400
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Posted By Alexdad54
New Firmware - Dec. 10, 2014 Features of the...

New Firmware - Dec. 10, 2014

Features of the new update (version 752BD(CU)-19-1009) include;


Resolved a Picture Adjustment issue found on V18 firmware. Customers reported that after...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-02-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Thanks for the info, I was actually planning on...

Thanks for the info, I was actually planning on connecting using only ethernet and usb. I am only using wireless for the tablets. Do you know if the 752bd now play gapless flacs, both cd and high-res...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-22-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 400
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Posted By Alexdad54
I'd appreciate any and all opinions on this idea...

I'd appreciate any and all opinions on this idea I 'm considering to make the 752BD my a/v hub.
I am currently running the 752bd as a BR player with two additional HDMI sources connected (Xbox 360...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-03-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
"If you use analog audio, use the Front...

"If you use analog audio, use the Front Left/right terminals for stereo not the dedicated stereo ones."
I use only stereo so I'll try this but (noob question) will this imply any changes to the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-04-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
I can't see how hard this can be to upgrade the...

I can't see how hard this can be to upgrade the software to include gapless playback from an attached HDD.
If they did manage this then I could unload my pc/DAC combination (especially given that my...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-29-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Just an update, I changed my network connection...

Just an update, I changed my network connection from wireless to Ethernet and while it streams flawlessly now, the 752 can't see a number of folders/files in the main folder on my laptop. ...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-18-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Thank you for doing the homework that I should...

Thank you for doing the homework that I should really have done!:p
I had been going off in the other direction reading up about using "Source Direct" settings instead of trying to find out if the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
The rewind function while playing a DVD still...

The rewind function while playing a DVD still malfunctions on other discs as well but more importantly for me, while I was watching the DVD of "Die Another Day", the detail at the finale of the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-10-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
I guess as long as I drill down to get the video...

I guess as long as I drill down to get the video file I want, it will play. I can get used to that.

The sound even after only 30-odd hours of play is a distinct improvement over the Oppo 95 I have...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-10-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
[QUOTE=TripleFun;25652129]Sorry to hear of all...

[QUOTE=TripleFun;25652129]Sorry to hear of all your problems. I checked the 'pink flashing' and looks like it could be a HDMI cable problem between the 752bd and the TV- see...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-10-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Thanks for the help, it's been an education!. ...

Thanks for the help, it's been an education!.
I finally got the folder sharing configured properly (I think) and played a video streaming from my laptop to the 752 and it worked fine, albeit with...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-04-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Thanks for the help, I have the UMS up and...

Thanks for the help, I have the UMS up and running. Still learning the process , especially as regards transcoding. Some files seem better left alone (i.e. no transcoding) while others won't play...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Thanks, the folder is now configured for sharing...

Thanks, the folder is now configured for sharing to everyone and the 752 does see it but only sees one folder and not the other five folders, not sure why....
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Hi all, I just got the 752BD and I'm trying to...

Hi all,
I just got the 752BD and I'm trying to set it up to pick up streaming video from my PC and I'm having problems getting it to see the correct folder on my HDD. It only sees the video folder...
Forum: Video Source Items   06-24-2014, 11:27 AM
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Views: 666
Posted By Alexdad54
Is this item still for sale?

Is this item still for sale?
Forum: Video Source Items   06-24-2014, 11:26 AM
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Posted By Alexdad54
Still for sale?

Still for sale?
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-14-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 58,293
Posted By Alexdad54
Thanks for the info Inarbi, your comments on the...

Thanks for the info Inarbi, your comments on the sound characteristics very helpful.I personally find the Oppo 95 quite lean and a bit thin sounding so a " full, warm, detailed and open sound,...
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