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Is the Panasonic RP91 the replacement for the RP 82?

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#1 of 4 OFFLINE   Jeff Adams

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Posted February 17 2003 - 11:13 AM

I am looking for a very high quality dvd player. I was interested in a sacd/dvd-audio combo player but my main use will be for movie watching. So I figured to look into something that has very strong performance on teh video side of things. I know the 82 is supposed to be one of the best out there but is not available anymore, it looks like the RP 91 is the replacement. Is this true?
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#2 of 4 OFFLINE   Kevin. W

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Posted February 17 2003 - 11:17 AM

Nope. I don't think there is a replacement yet.


#3 of 4 OFFLINE   Laurence_C


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Posted February 17 2003 - 11:19 AM

No, the RP-91 is not the replacement. The RP-91 has been out much longer and is on its way out as well, and I might add, IMO a better all around player than the RP-82, which in itself is an outstanding player as well. If you can get your hands on either one, do so, especially for progressive scan purposes.

#4 of 4 OFFLINE   Ron Reda

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Posted April 12 2003 - 06:07 AM


Perhaps my TV just need to be professionally calibrated, but I feel that my RP-91's output looks a bit grainy. Is this due to the deinterlacing?
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