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Good audio format support, but flawed 3D playback


Pros: SACD, DVD-Audio, 192/24 FLAC, DLNA

Cons: Flawed 3D Support

I was after a universal player for SACD, DVD-A, FLAC (192/24, no less), DLNA, Blu-Ray, 3D, and I thought I had found the perfect compliment to my Yamaha RX-A1020 receiver in the Yamaha BD-A1020. Everything worked as expected when I first set it up until I got the the 3D version of Prometheus. SACD and DVD-A discs played flawlessly, as did streaming various FLAC files from 44/16 all the way up to 192/24. 2D Blu-Ray movies played fine, but when I popped in Prometheus in 3D, within the first 5 minutes I thought I was going to go cross-eyed! It was practically unwatchable. It seems to me that the signal is out of sync. My old Sony and a friends Panasonic played the 3D movie without issue....
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