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  1. Steven Weiler

    Xbox One S best settings for sound w/ Sony DH520 receiver.

    Hello, I'm trying to figure out how to best set my receiver up to work with our Xbox One S. The Xbox is connected to our Sony DH520 receiver via HDMI, and S/PDIF (both from Xbox to receiver). The speaker system is a 5.1 setup, and the HDMI out from the receiver goes to my 1080p Optoma...
  2. DeV1Se

    Need help configuring a TV / Soundbar / XBOX One

    Hi, new to the forum, hoping someone can offer some advice on how I can set up my TV / Soundbar / XBOX One X to get the full feature set. My setup is: LG 4K Smart TV (HDMI ARC, Optical - Not Atmos) LG Soundbar (Dolby Atmos, No 4K Passthrough) XBOX One X My predicament is that I got the...
  3. Dave Moritz

    Xbox One playing CD's

    This question is basically for Xbox One owners or those who know. I do not have an Xbox one but know someone who does. He is not able to play regular audio CD's. So what I am wondering is should he be able to play standard music CD's in his Xbox one? Or is there an issue with the xbox one?
  4. A

    Denon AVR-X3300W and XBOX 360

    Hi, I'm looking for guidance on how how to connect an xbox 360 through this unit, it's saying the signal is unknown? xbox 360 set to 1080p. I'm currently connected via HDMI to the GAME input port.
  5. Sam Posten

    Xbox Live's Black Friday Digital Sale is live, annnnd terrific

    Only thing missing is Shadow of War. Everything else you really really want is on sale! https://www.cheapassgamer.com/topic/363486-xbl-deals-black-friday-gold-incoming-dwg-flockers-ink-wrc-56-360-sonic-more-gwg-tales-borderlands-trackmania-turbo-deadfall-adv/page-437#entry13878718 I see $200...
  6. S

    Samsung UN55HU8550 & Xbox X HDR Help Please

    Hello Everyone! I need help if anyone knows why my Xbox X says my Samsung 55 inch 4K UHD doesnt support HDR10 for gaming. Games wont be shown in HDR? Model for my TV is UN55HU8550 its a smart tv, also it says your tv setup doesn't support all HDR Modes. Some content may not display in HDR. Im...
  7. S

    Samsung UN55HU8550 HDR & Xbox X Help Please

    Hello Everyone! I need help if anyone knows why my Xbox X says my Samsung 55 inch 4K UHD doesnt support HDR10 for gaming. Games wont be shown in HDR? Model for my TV is UN55HU8550 its a smart tv, Also your tv setup doesn't support all HDR Modes. Some content may not display in HDR. Im on the...
  8. Scott Hart

    Xbox One X Preorder

    Scott Hart Xbox One X Preorder Have you preorded your Xbox One X yet? Are you planning on getting one? Should you get one? Is your Xbox One S good enough? Personally, I want one. The pre-order is happening now, pretty much everywhere, to ensure that you get one on or around the release...
  9. Sam Posten

    Xbox One X owners thread

    https://www.theverge.com/2017/6/11/15779824/microsoft-xbox-one-x-photos-first-look-hardware-hands-on-e3-2017?utm_campaign=theverge&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter...
  10. Scott Hart

    XBox One Will Soon Have Full Atmos Support

    Scott Hart XBox One Will Soon Have Full Atmos Support Do you use a gaming system in your home theater? Would you? Why, or why not? I’ve been an Xbox guy from the start, and I currently only use my system to play Forza, I wouldn’t be against using it for all things it’s capable of. At...
  11. Scott Hart

    Xbox Project Scorpio 4k Gaming And Supersampling 1080p

    Scott Hart Xbox Project Scorpio 4k Gaming And Supersampling 1080p Does anyone here use their home theater for gaming? I have an X-Box one that I basically purchased for Forza 6. It is still the only game that I own, and I am OK with that. However, this upcoming Project Scorpio has me...
  12. B

    Projector, cable, xbox

    Is there a way to have an option to watch tv through a tv or projector? I am replacing a projector (not 1080). I have the comcast cable box to tv with hdmi cable, then component video from cable box to projector. This allows tv on tv, or projector. (Have an xbox one connected to projector for...
  13. J

    Xbox 360 audio question

    What should i put the 360's audio on, Dolby Digital 5.1 or Dolby Digital With WMA Pro? and i would like an explanation why thank you. :)
  14. DavidMiller

    Xbox One S

    Looks like Microsoft has come through with a new box to rival if not beat PS4 (Neo) 40% smaller, Steams 4K, plays UHD Discs and will play 4K games with HDR at least in the video. A special, limited edition launch edition of the Xbox One S will be available in early August with a 2TB hard drive...
  15. DaveF

    Worth selling Xbox 360?

    After not touching my Xbox 360 for the past year, since buying a PS4, I concede I'm done playing it, and I'm not going back to finish FO3:NV or Deus Ex Machina that I purchased a month before getting the PS4. So what to do with a Xbox 360 and 16 games in 2016? I haven't done any checking of...
  16. Grady Hollums

    Can I connect my Mac to my Denon AVR-S910W via HDMI?

    So, I just purchased my new Denon AVR-S910W, and finished mounted my Swan Diva 2.1 speakers as my front height L&R channels, and found out my Xbox One will not send out the proper signal for me to enjoy an Atmos decided Blu-Ray. So, until I can buy a new Blu-ray player (going cheaper and saving...
  17. Herschel Frierson

    HELP with Xbox One and PS4 Connection to Projector

    Can my Xbox One and PS4 read through an IR where my rack is hidden? See links https://mancavehf.shutterfly.com/pictures/65 https://mancavehf.shutterfly.com/pictures/66 https://mancavehf.shutterfly.com/pictures/16
  18. B

    How to store video games on console?

    I thought awhile back my brother said there was a way to store it on the Xbox and not have to use a disk. Is that true? Its an Xbox 360 slim
  19. AlaskanAVGuy

    The 4K UHD ELEPHANT in the Room...what they don't want you to know

    The UHD 4K Elephant in the Room. At the Average Viewing distance of 10' you would need a 77" Screen or bigger before you could see Any Improvements with a 4K UHDTV (3840 x 2160) over a 2K (1920 x 1080) set. These are the limits of the human eye with 20/20 vision. Digital Trends also...
  20. AlaskanAVGuy

    Hardware Review Samsung F8500 / Review / Calibration / VE Shootout 2013 2014

    Samsung PN64F8500 Plasma Crowned King of HDTV by VE Shootout 2014...again? That's right the Samsung F8500 has now became the very first HDTV to win the infamous VE Shootout back to back. In 2013 it was the battle of the Plasma's, between the Panasonic VT & ZT series which are no longer...
  21. J

    PC + Xbox audio setup

    Firstly I would like to say hello and thank for a great deal of knowledge that can be found on this forum. I need to find a solution for my desktop sound system. I have got 3 elements: PC, Xbox and PC monitor. I would like to add that PC has optical out, Xbox has an optical out but the...
  22. THX Theater

    THX Theater

  23. Todd Erwin

    Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure Game Review

  24. Kevin Collins

    Don't like XBox One's DRM policies? Join the petition

    When Microsoft announced the XBox One, many existing XBox owners were left in shock with the new DRM rules. Microsoft has revised some of the DRM policies, but many existing Xbox owners are still upset with the limitations. The users have started a petition that currently has over 21K signers...
  25. Kevin Collins

    Microsoft Delays Xbox One Launch to 2014

    Microsoft today confirmed that it's delaying the launch of its upcoming Xbox One console in eight markets until 2014 in order to better serve the 13 other markets that will see the console in November as originally planned, including the United States (hooray!). The other dozen territories that...
  26. Kevin Collins

    Microsoft Pulls the Plug on Xbox One's Kinect Requirement

    One of the many big complaints about the XBox One was the requirement to have a Kinect attached to the device. Folks that wanted the XBox One in their home theater had an issue in stringing the dang USB cable back to their XBox One in the rack. Well, yesterday Microsoft, like other...
  27. Sam Posten

    Microsoft pulls a 180 (heh) on Xbone DRM

    It's official! http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/19/xbox-one-drm-used-games-reversal/ Seeing a lot of "not far enough" and 'too late' comments, we'll see!
  28. Kevin Collins

    Microsoft defends the Xbox One’s licensing, used game policies

    It's interesting how Microsoft's Xbox Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer Yusuf Mehdi tried to defend the licensing policy for XBox one... "This is a big change, consumers don't always love change, and there's a lot of education we have to provide to make sure that people understand." He even...
  29. sean1976

    Microsoft has a solution for offline gaming!

    Microsoft's sales and marketing team outdo themselves again! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzmVcasl3ZU&feature=player_embedded
  30. Todd Erwin

    Press Release: Polk working w/ Microsoft to Create Customized Audio Products for Xbox One

    Polk working with Microsoft to Create Customized Audio Products for Xbox One Company brings 40 years of sound expertise to the next generation of living room entertainment Baltimore, MD (June 3, 2013) – Polk today announced it is working with Microsoft to create premium audio products for the...