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Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-24-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 13,642
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I'm hoping you returned the defective unit or...

I'm hoping you returned the defective unit or corrected the installation. My BD-j7500 works perfectly after a few months.

I truly love all Samsung electronics.
Forum: HD DVD Players   06-24-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By Bladerunner1959
That was a "funny and predictable" format war...

That was a "funny and predictable" format war where I sat on the sidelines deliberately for about 18 months until the smoke cleared. I bought the Samsung "open box" bluray palyer for $ 200.00...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   06-11-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,208
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Hi Ralph, Once again you deliver great...

Hi Ralph,

Once again you deliver great stuff, an outstanding review and truly spot-on. I really appreciate your efforts and dedication. I saw this in the theater and it is a definite purchase.
...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-06-2016, 05:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 110
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I just bought a fresh unopened widescreen version...

I just bought a fresh unopened widescreen version and it has intermittent issues on my Samsung BD-J7500 bluray player, Panasonic s97 dvd player as well as my Toshiba HDdvd player; all of which play...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-05-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 110
Posted By Bladerunner1959
From The Earth to the Moon HBO mini series

Hi all,

Can anyone speak to the playback problems with this DVD set? On 3 different and perfectly working players, both my widescreen and 4:3 sets of this mini series suffer major pause, freeze...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   05-05-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 4,322
Views: 727,978
Posted By Bladerunner1959
This was fun, going into storage to unbox my...

This was fun, going into storage to unbox my fresh old minty s97 ( last dvd player before i jumped into bluray/hdDVD). I attached it via hdmi to my Samsung UN60es8000 led/lcd ...WOW!!! LOL...nice...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-04-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,582
Posted By Bladerunner1959
This review has my mouth watering for a viewing....

This review has my mouth watering for a viewing. Life gets in the way so i'm a little late to the show but my NetFlix copy should be in soon.

That said, I may be a fossil by the time NetFlix...
Forum: Remote Control Area   04-25-2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11,899
Views: 1,677,351
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Hola, It sounds like you may have to edit...

Hola,

It sounds like you may have to edit your remote (and its functionality) by doing an "add" and labeling of a couple buttons/commands.

I hope that helps. Its been a while since I had to...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   03-23-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 246
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Thats good stuff. I'm simply shopping for the...

Thats good stuff. I'm simply shopping for the best picture quality between the two and i'd pay more for it. The XFinity dvr unit and menus look much improved but i'm inclined to sit tight with FIOS....
Forum: HDTV Recorders   03-23-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 246
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I appreciate the detailed reply. So that said,...

I appreciate the detailed reply. So that said, what is your preference between FIOS and XFinity?

Regarding bluray; i'll always opt to rent a bluray from NetFlix as well over dvr'd movies from FIOS...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   03-22-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 246
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Best Video Quality: Which is, FIOS or XFinity ?

Opinions please for anyone who knows: I'm interested in which of these services has the best video quality based on standard hi-def programming.

Back in 08 i had both on simultaneously as I was...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-16-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,443
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Ralph, Your review is SPOT-ON once again. ...

Ralph,

Your review is SPOT-ON once again.

I loved this movie but I love this type of film (Vertical Limit, NorthFace etc) . The video and audio of this Everest-Fest was magnificent at home.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-16-2016, 07:29 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 13,642
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I recently bought the Bd-J7500 only because my...

I recently bought the Bd-J7500 only because my Samsung BD-E6500 (which i LOVE and bought May 2012) is starting to have loading issues.

Wow, what a nice surprise. The j7500 is fast, sharp on...
Forum: Soundbars   03-08-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I have a Samsung panel and love it. Without...

I have a Samsung panel and love it. Without hearing either , I'll say I love Polk's warm balanced sound and would go that direction.

Personally though, I chose the Klipsch r10b... its crisp, clear...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   03-08-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2,209
Views: 280,499
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I've had FIOS since 08 (1 year with server-client...

I've had FIOS since 08 (1 year with server-client system now) and was researching recently to make sure i'm with the best option out there for me.

Although the X1 box looks great...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-03-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,443
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Agreed, the best bluray transfers are absolutely...

Agreed, the best bluray transfers are absolutely amazing and if you've not been exposed to correct and excellent 4k you wouldnt know what you are missing. Good 4k is superior to great bluray and I'm...
Forum: Soundbars   03-03-2016, 07:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 572
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I love my Klipsch R-10B. Got it at BestBuy a...

I love my Klipsch R-10B. Got it at BestBuy a year. Amazing clarity, separation and detail for dialogue and action. A powerful bluetooth sub for its size.

I use it in a 24x12 family room.
...
Forum: Remote Control Area   02-08-2016, 04:24 AM
Replies: 11,899
Views: 1,677,351
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I have the HarmonyOne. My current setup is...

I have the HarmonyOne.

My current setup is my 2012 lineup of the Samsung 3D led/lcd UN60ES8000 and the Samsung bd-e6500 bluray player BUT, due to disc load errors recently i just bought the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-08-2016, 04:20 AM
Replies: 4,006
Views: 580,888
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I had a s550 for from 2009 to 2012 until i...

I had a s550 for from 2009 to 2012 until i upgraded panel and player. I absolutely loved the build quality of the Sony as well as the looks. Pic quality was nice on bluray, dvd was ok. Speed was as...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-08-2016, 04:04 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 13,642
Posted By Bladerunner1959
I just bought the Bd-J7500 only because my...

I just bought the Bd-J7500 only because my Samsung BD-E6500 (which i LOVE and bought May 2012) is starting to have loading issues. I'll open it sometime in the next week. I had no hesitation going...
Forum: Soundbars   01-15-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Yes Yes Yes!!! :) I'm very happy with the...

Yes Yes Yes!!! :) I'm very happy with the Klipsch.

Voice clarity was the priority and the reason i wanted to upgrade from the free (but nice ) Samsung soundbar that came with the tv. I watch...
Forum: Soundbars   01-15-2016, 04:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By Bladerunner1959
9 months in with this soundbar; I like it more...

9 months in with this soundbar; I like it more now than ever. Sound quality, depth and detail has improved with time. Just when i get an urge to "clutter" my room again with a 5.1 system the Klipsch...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-11-2016, 04:18 AM
Replies: 16,385
Views: 1,145,343
Posted By Bladerunner1959
EVO Kits? For those who have installed these,...

EVO Kits? For those who have installed these, what have been the primary and most impactful benefits of this "upgrade"?

I use my un60es8000 strictly for video. I stream from SmartHub via my...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-03-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By Bladerunner1959
Samsung Bluray player LOADING Error

My bd-e6500 has been excellent since June 2012 for bluray and streaming from SmartHub however in the past two weeks I get this error message sometimes when loading a bluray, 3d or dvd. All the discs...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-03-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 39,826
Posted By Bladerunner1959
My bd-e6500 has been excellent since June 2012...

My bd-e6500 has been excellent since June 2012 for bluray and streaming from SmartHub however in the past two weeks I get this error message sometimes when loading a bluray, 3d or dvd. All the discs...
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