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Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-27-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 843
Views: 34,638
Posted By markrubin
re the Lumagen: was this recently you tested it? ...

re the Lumagen: was this recently you tested it?
I understand they just released new firmware for HDR with test patterns for the Pro: was looking at it as a matrix switcher
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-27-2016, 04:15 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,642
Posted By markrubin
Lumagen Pro with HDR update?

Lumagen Pro with HDR update?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-26-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 22,481
Views: 1,089,994
Posted By markrubin
posts deleted Thanks in advance to all who...

posts deleted

Thanks in advance to all who keep on topic, and report problematic posts to Mods to handle, not quote or reply to them, which make things worse

please limit your posts to...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-26-2016, 06:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
another idea is for an AVS member who is an...

another idea is for an AVS member who is an expert on HDMI could start an FAQ thread on HDMI best practices:

for example first FAQ item might look like:

--avoid using CEC/ARC labeled HDMI...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2016, 04:49 AM
Replies: 3,304
Views: 136,029
Posted By markrubin
Moderator some of you may want to quit...

Moderator

some of you may want to quit 'piling on'

Thanks :)
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-25-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
there is another option...look here: ...

there is another option...look here:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/149-blu-ray-players/2325089-official-samsung-ubd-k8500-4k-hdr-ultra-hd-blu-ray-player-owner-s-thread-159.html#post45516201

you...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-25-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
perhaps it could start here by calling out the...

perhaps it could start here by calling out the industry and saying this should not be allowed to happen: I am serious
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-25-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
not at all: I am saying 4K HDR devices should...

not at all: I am saying 4K HDR devices should work properly with HDMI repeater devices such as receivers and processors: it should be plug and play: that was the promise of HDMI

edit: I understand...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-25-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
I think the Hollywood group that is behind these...

I think the Hollywood group that is behind these HDCP protocols should be called out on this debacle: each member should be required to setup his own 4K HDR system without assistance as a start to...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-25-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
the blame falls squarely on HDMI.org for setting...

the blame falls squarely on HDMI.org for setting standards that are unobtainable, and not providing sufficient guidance or test certification to help enforce their standards, in my opinion: I would...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-25-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 235
Posted By markrubin
Thumbs down HDMI.org: what a mess

Here is the thread where you can vent your frustration on the terrible state of the HDMI 'one connector' solution

With the advent of 4K and HDR, the issues of getting a stable, reliable HDMI...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-24-2016, 06:20 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,642
Posted By markrubin
anyone found a matrix switch that passes HDR yet?

anyone found a matrix switch that passes HDR yet?
Forum: Video Processors   07-23-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 2,600
Views: 83,959
Posted By markrubin
I tested the IR codes to control the Integral:...

I tested the IR codes to control the Integral: using it as a switcher I put an IR emitter over the eye and send commands to select input one or 2

Codes are on their web site in HEX and NEC...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2016, 06:40 AM
Replies: 7,993
Views: 418,880
Posted By markrubin
also the HD Fury Integral/Linker can help...

also the HD Fury Integral/Linker can help identify (and help fix) EDID issues, at a more reasonable price :)

I think EDID implementation is getting out of control: the average user is going to be...
Forum: Community News & Polls   07-22-2016, 03:53 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 16,540
Posted By markrubin
Comcast Blast service here rated for 150 mbps ...

Comcast Blast service here rated for 150 mbps

typically get 180 mbps down/ 11 mbps up
Forum: HDTV Recorders   07-21-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2,209
Views: 280,595
Posted By markrubin
^^^ Jeff I think the ATMOS and IP...

^^^

Jeff

I think the ATMOS and IP control will need a firmware update to the box:
I understand the IP control is close but not released yet ( Control 4 will likely have it first)
not sure...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   07-21-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2,209
Views: 280,595
Posted By markrubin
^^^ according to Comcast the rack mount...

^^^

according to Comcast the rack mount unit is identical in function to the regular box: and both are capable of IP control

I returned mine due to fan noise: and the fact the rack mount box...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2016, 06:53 AM
Replies: 4,798
Views: 158,970
Posted By markrubin
agreed I am in the same boat: for now I am...

agreed

I am in the same boat: for now I am using the HD Fury Integral to help work around this: i.e. I use it to split a 4K signal to feed 2 displays: works great and a heck of a lot cheaper than...
Forum: Video Processors   07-21-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 2,600
Views: 83,959
Posted By markrubin
after I updated the firmware, the IOS app did...

after I updated the firmware, the IOS app did allow me to change channels (inputs) but the rest of the menu did not appear

I tried it on an Android tablet and it worked fine

no problem: I am...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2016, 04:20 AM
Replies: 4,798
Views: 158,970
Posted By markrubin
I don't think you can: the Krell Foundation 4K is...

I don't think you can: the Krell Foundation 4K is not compatible with HDR and Krell says it cannot be upgraded to handle HDR

they are working on a new processor that will do HDR but it will not be...
Forum: Video Processors   07-20-2016, 05:26 AM
Replies: 2,600
Views: 83,959
Posted By markrubin
made some great progress with Integral but I have...

made some great progress with Integral but I have one issue:

when I try to change inputs on the IOS app, it always says busy on reading

NM: updated firmware
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-19-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 478
Views: 16,689
Posted By markrubin
Sunbrite does not make their own panels: they buy...

Sunbrite does not make their own panels: they buy OEM panels and repackage them for outdoor use
Forum: High Dynamic Range (HDR) & Wide Color Gamut (WCG)   07-18-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,661
Posted By markrubin
moved to appropriate forum :)

moved to appropriate forum :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11,135
Views: 555,717
Posted By markrubin
I am not familiar with Harmony remotes, but I...

I am not familiar with Harmony remotes, but I think the answer is instead of hitting a power on command, send a command for the main zone input you want to select: that turns the unit on, goes right...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-18-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 600
Posted By markrubin
perhaps you could take this to PM?

perhaps you could take this to PM?
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