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  1. JohnRice

    A Playback System for HD Audio (and Maybe A/V in General

    iPadOS 14 seems to have bricked the Oppo app. I don't know if it's going to be fixed. I've been wanting a new way to play back HD audio anyway. I've been using an Oppo BDP-103 with music on an SSD, controlled with the iPad app and sent to an external DAC. So, I'm looking for a new playback...
  2. S

    SACD playback with Sony UBP-X1100ES

    I have recently restarted my interest in audio and video. Much has changed in the technology and I feel like I need a computer engineering degree just to play music! I recently purchased a Sony UBP-X1100ES to play 4K UHD movies but also to play SACD audio discs. I am running the audio through...
  3. A

    Fire TV Cube 4K or Apple TV 4K or ? for playback

    I am setting up a new home theater and need help on what playback hardware/content to use, Fire TV cube or Apple TV 4K or ? My receiver will be a MARANTZ SR6014 9.2 and speakers are Klipsch Dolby Atmos 5.1.4 sound with a JVC NX5 projector I plan to be mostly viewing Netflix, Amazon video's, and...
  4. DaveF

    TiVo planning to add pre-roll ads before DVR playback

    This is from late September, but I just learned about it. This is a great way to get to me toss my TiVo in the trash and move to streaming 100%. I'm hoping this doesn't hit lifetime sub boxes. :( https://zatznotfunny.com/2019-09/tivo-preroll-ads/
  5. dpippel

    VUDU UHD Playback Issue on Nvidia Shield

    PSA for all of you Nvidia Shield owners out there:
  6. T

    Playback issues with Samsung BD-J5100 - need advice

    Hey everyone. I need some advice regarding my Samsung Player BD-J5100, and figured this would be the best place to come: I got this Blu player new around November 2017 and it has played DVD's & Blu's perfectly - until now. Recently, it didn't play two Blu's at all: The River's Edge (1986) and...
  7. BillBR

    Issue with PS4...salvageable?

    Hi folks, I've been having an issue with my white "Destiny" special edition PS4 from 2014 recently during blu-ray playback. (I use it exclusively for BD playback these days, and haven't played a game on it for about a year now.) The problem started around last December, when my Star Trek TOS...