Pioneer BDLX UHD player anticipation - Page 3 - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Forum Jump: 
 124Likes
Reply
 
Thread Tools
post #61 of 337 Old 06-19-2018, 07:54 AM
 
Osage_Winter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Posts: 72
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 28 Post(s)
Liked: 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by giomania View Post
The Italian article noted dual HDMI outputs, which I pointed out.

Keep reading...three posts up from here.



Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
Yeah, I see it now. Thanks.
Osage_Winter is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #62 of 337 Old 06-22-2018, 02:19 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
ti-triodes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Damfino
Posts: 3,270
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 593 Post(s)
Liked: 1405
Good news. It will be a universal player.




Spizz, rickcfer, Bill Mac and 4 others like this.
ti-triodes is offline  
post #63 of 337 Old 06-25-2018, 03:29 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Frank714's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Berlin
Posts: 1,503
Mentioned: 10 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 974 Post(s)
Liked: 429
As much as I'm really looking forward to a Pioneer UHD BD Player (I had considered a Panasonic, at first) I can't help but wonder about its internal values and craftmanship.


IIRC the last genuine Pioneer BD Player had been the LX88 in 2015.


Both the announcements of Panasonic and Pioneer seem to be the result of the vacuum left by Oppo's departure.


Does Pioneer still have the necessary Know-How and research capability to now make an outstanding UHD BD player or will the UDP-LX500 rather feature technology from a third party (Panasonic?) but inside a casing that appeals to Pioneer aficionados such as myself?

These are things I would really like to know before I purchase this UHD BD Pioneer player later this year (but of course stay optimistic for the time being).
alebonau likes this.

"It is only about things that do not interest one that one can give a really unbiased opinion, which is no doubt the reason why an unbiased opinion is always absolutely valueless." Oscar Wilde

Last edited by Frank714; 06-25-2018 at 03:43 AM.
Frank714 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #64 of 337 Old 06-25-2018, 05:46 AM - Thread Starter
AVS Forum Special Member
 
alebonau's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Land of Contentment :)
Posts: 5,033
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2066 Post(s)
Liked: 1427
its a good question frank. I dont really know anymore what this "pioneer" company really is anymore. its a brand name which has sort of morphed over the years. not sure could answer your questions to be honest...

not like pioneer really has any cred in the uhd player market anyways. this would be a 1st effort... and likely expecting us to hand over a lot of cash to find out what it is all about


time will tell. time will answer all I suppose...

"Technology is a drug. We can't get enough of it."


Welcome to my lounge room :)
alebonau is offline  
post #65 of 337 Old 06-25-2018, 07:09 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
gomo657's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2,102
Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 876 Post(s)
Liked: 916
Pioneer BDLX UHD player anticipation

I’m sure Pioneer and Onkyo can design their own player especially since Pio has a track record with Blu players as well as a presence in BD drives.

"well you know what doctor I'm going to go home take two aspirins and call you a b****"
gomo657 is offline  
post #66 of 337 Old 06-27-2018, 11:52 AM
Advanced Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 562
Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 423 Post(s)
Liked: 179
im game .. looking good thus far.
love_that_sound is offline  
post #67 of 337 Old 06-27-2018, 04:17 PM
Senior Member
 
rc-zombies's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: NAPA, CA
Posts: 407
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 245 Post(s)
Liked: 120
I better start saving up..
simple man likes this.
rc-zombies is offline  
post #68 of 337 Old 06-28-2018, 03:54 PM
Advanced Member
 
Mantis10's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Pa
Posts: 791
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 72 Post(s)
Liked: 66
I'm gonna check it out when it hits the market. If it's killer I'll own one. I love that it's Universal.
alebonau likes this.
Mantis10 is offline  
post #69 of 337 Old 06-28-2018, 03:57 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
drewTT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Newport Beach, CA
Posts: 5,057
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2408 Post(s)
Liked: 2736
Looks like it will come down to this and the 9000. 9000 probably being available in the US way sooner.
drewTT is offline  
post #70 of 337 Old 07-17-2018, 07:30 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
puddy77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 2,370
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1258 Post(s)
Liked: 2764
puddy77 is offline  
post #71 of 337 Old 07-17-2018, 07:40 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
gomo657's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2,102
Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 876 Post(s)
Liked: 916
Quote:
Originally Posted by puddy77 View Post


I’m out to rich for my blood

"well you know what doctor I'm going to go home take two aspirins and call you a b****"
gomo657 is offline  
post #72 of 337 Old 07-17-2018, 07:45 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: WI
Posts: 3,299
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2693 Post(s)
Liked: 1338
If it's anything like my beloved 09FD and 88FD - I'm in!

Does anyone know if it will have HDMI 2.1...?

Shopping List:
TV: LG CX/GX; Samsung Q90T/Q800T...?
Blu-ray: Panasonic UB820
AVR/Pre-pro: Marantz 8805/7705 or 8012, or Yamaha 5200 or 3080
Speakers: GE Triton One.R, or ML ElectroMotion ESL X

Last edited by New24K; 07-17-2018 at 07:53 PM.
New24K is offline  
post #73 of 337 Old 07-18-2018, 02:20 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
drewTT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Newport Beach, CA
Posts: 5,057
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2408 Post(s)
Liked: 2736
I remember there being two covered players in the original teaser. Does that mean even a higher end version is coming? I really hope this has Dolby Vision.
drewTT is offline  
post #74 of 337 Old 07-18-2018, 03:49 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Forum Special Member
 
alebonau's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Land of Contentment :)
Posts: 5,033
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2066 Post(s)
Liked: 1427
Quote:
Originally Posted by drewTT View Post
I remember there being two covered players in the original teaser. Does that mean even a higher end version is coming? I really hope this has Dolby Vision.
has to... no XLRs on a flagship means its no oppo 205 universal disc player replacement.

what we are seeing so far is oppo 203 replacement

"Technology is a drug. We can't get enough of it."


Welcome to my lounge room :)
alebonau is offline  
post #75 of 337 Old 07-18-2018, 07:07 PM
Member
 
@TOMMY@'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 78
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 35 Post(s)
Liked: 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by alebonau View Post
has to... no XLRs on a flagship means its no oppo 205 universal disc player replacement.

what we are seeing so far is oppo 203 replacement
That is reserved for the LX800 with better DAC, power supply, etc. Basically an updated version of the LX88.
@[email protected] is offline  
post #76 of 337 Old 07-19-2018, 05:06 PM
vld
Advanced Member
 
vld's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: A place in time...
Posts: 680
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 129 Post(s)
Liked: 91
Wouldn't $1k for a BDP-203 replacement sound like a $2.4k range for a LX800 BDP-205 replacement?
vld is offline  
post #77 of 337 Old 07-19-2018, 11:48 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Skylinestar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Borneo Island
Posts: 3,054
Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1315 Post(s)
Liked: 272
Hoping to meet the new player in Kuala Lumpur International Audio Video Show in Malaysia.
http://av2day.com/2018/06/pioneer-to...uhd-bd-player/

Quote:
Visitors should expect to see a new range of AV receivers headed by the seven channel VSX-933 and perhaps a modest range of brand new Blu-ray disc players as well as UHD Blu-ray disc players.
Skylinestar is offline  
post #78 of 337 Old 07-20-2018, 08:11 AM
Member
 
enigmascv's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 112
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 29 Post(s)
Liked: 24
enigmascv is offline  
post #79 of 337 Old 07-20-2018, 09:24 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: WI
Posts: 3,299
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2693 Post(s)
Liked: 1338
Quote:
Originally Posted by Skylinestar View Post
Hoping to meet the new player in Kuala Lumpur International Audio Video Show in Malaysia.
http://av2day.com/2018/06/pioneer-to...uhd-bd-player/

That starts today...

Shopping List:
TV: LG CX/GX; Samsung Q90T/Q800T...?
Blu-ray: Panasonic UB820
AVR/Pre-pro: Marantz 8805/7705 or 8012, or Yamaha 5200 or 3080
Speakers: GE Triton One.R, or ML ElectroMotion ESL X
New24K is offline  
post #80 of 337 Old 07-20-2018, 02:55 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
ti-triodes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Damfino
Posts: 3,270
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 593 Post(s)
Liked: 1405
Quote:
Originally Posted by drewTT View Post
I remember there being two covered players in the original teaser. Does that mean even a higher end version is coming? I really hope this has Dolby Vision.


If you look closely, you’ll see it does have DV.



ti-triodes is offline  
post #81 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 03:55 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Skylinestar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Borneo Island
Posts: 3,054
Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1315 Post(s)
Liked: 272
As promised. From the unit shown in Malaysia audio video show.





Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Untitled.png
Views:	1634
Size:	579.4 KB
ID:	2430990  
gomo657, South Park and Zoland2020 like this.
Skylinestar is offline  
post #82 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 05:53 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
CHASLS2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Tampa FL area
Posts: 3,274
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1149 Post(s)
Liked: 512
Looks nice.

Sony 65" A1E Pioneer Elite DV-59 AVI
OPPO203,103&83 Sony BD player
Pioneer Elite SC61 AVR Acurus 200x 3
Paradigm 60V5'S 490 CC V5
B&W 685 S2's 2 SVS subs
CHASLS2 is offline  
post #83 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 06:00 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
G-Rex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 2,600
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1232 Post(s)
Liked: 873
Curious to see how Pioneer handles HDR for projector owners. They will need a Panasonic type dynamic slider (auto adjusting 2019 or manual 2018) to be competitive with this segment of the user base.
G-Rex is offline  
post #84 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 08:42 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: WI
Posts: 3,299
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2693 Post(s)
Liked: 1338
No HDMI 2.1...?

Shopping List:
TV: LG CX/GX; Samsung Q90T/Q800T...?
Blu-ray: Panasonic UB820
AVR/Pre-pro: Marantz 8805/7705 or 8012, or Yamaha 5200 or 3080
Speakers: GE Triton One.R, or ML ElectroMotion ESL X
New24K is offline  
post #85 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 04:33 PM
Senior Member
 
South Park's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 264
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 152 Post(s)
Liked: 202
Quote:
No HDMI 2.1...?
what for? This is not an 8k player

South Park is offline  
post #86 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 04:45 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: WI
Posts: 3,299
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2693 Post(s)
Liked: 1338
Quote:
Originally Posted by South Park View Post
what for? This is not an 8k player

HDMI 2.1 is a lot more than just 8K...

Shopping List:
TV: LG CX/GX; Samsung Q90T/Q800T...?
Blu-ray: Panasonic UB820
AVR/Pre-pro: Marantz 8805/7705 or 8012, or Yamaha 5200 or 3080
Speakers: GE Triton One.R, or ML ElectroMotion ESL X
New24K is offline  
post #87 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 05:00 PM
Senior Member
 
South Park's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 264
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 152 Post(s)
Liked: 202
Quote:
Originally Posted by New24K View Post
HDMI 2.1 is a lot more than just 8K...
yes, absolutely, I agree. Still as of today there is not a single device you can buy or announced featuring HDMI 2.1. Correct me if i'm wrong.

For me personally I would not buy a new receiver without HDMI 2.1, for a player, yes because they are easy to swap out

South Park is offline  
post #88 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 05:13 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: WI
Posts: 3,299
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2693 Post(s)
Liked: 1338
Quote:
Originally Posted by South Park View Post
yes, absolutely, I agree. Still as of today there is not a single device you can buy or announced featuring HDMI 2.1. Correct me if i'm wrong.

For me personally I would not buy a new receiver without HDMI 2.1, for a player, yes because they are easy to swap out

I'm not sure I would consider a $1,000 player "easy to swap out"

Shopping List:
TV: LG CX/GX; Samsung Q90T/Q800T...?
Blu-ray: Panasonic UB820
AVR/Pre-pro: Marantz 8805/7705 or 8012, or Yamaha 5200 or 3080
Speakers: GE Triton One.R, or ML ElectroMotion ESL X
New24K is offline  
post #89 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 05:38 PM
Senior Member
 
South Park's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 264
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 152 Post(s)
Liked: 202
Quote:
Originally Posted by New24K View Post
I'm not sure I would consider a $1,000 player "easy to swap out"
it is for me and I mean the hassle of swapping out, the labor involved

South Park is offline  
post #90 of 337 Old 07-21-2018, 09:27 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Forum Special Member
 
alebonau's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Land of Contentment :)
Posts: 5,033
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2066 Post(s)
Liked: 1427
Quote:
Originally Posted by New24K View Post
HDMI 2.1 is a lot more than just 8K...
to be fair, isnt it more to do with gaming though ? not sure relevance to uhd-blu-ray/BD/DVD/CD/SACD/DVD-A this player will support.... ?

"Technology is a drug. We can't get enough of it."


Welcome to my lounge room :)
alebonau is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply Blu-ray Players

Tags
Pioneer , uhd , ultra hd blu-ray player , universal

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off