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  1. dipdawiz

    JBL Bar 3.1 soundbar review

    Last time I was looking for a soundbar it was 2012, almost gone for Harman Kardon SB26 but I got diverted while researching here and other AV forums; I bought Denon AVR and Polk Tsi400 series 5.1 speakers currently taking care of my audio requirement in home theater. This time I was again...
  2. S

    HDMI ARC and CEC conflict with Set Top Box

    I am facing issue with HDMI control in Yamaha receiver where ARC and CEC won't work with my set top box. I searched and found, most set top box in India are not tuned with standard CEC and when AVR tries to control the set top box it fails resulting confilict with TV's ARC and CEC. When I remove...
  3. gauthamnaidu

    Pioneer vsx 323 HDMI board problem

    Hello guys.. It's been quite some time since I have been here.. So my Pioneer amp suddenly has the issue where none of the inputs could detect video I tried all the 4 HDMI inputs.. Optical audio out was working since I could get the output from the stb.. And I'm pretty sure the HDMI arc...
  4. E

    Wanted OPPO 103 Blu Ray Player

    Hi Looking out for a pristine condition OPPO 103 Blu Ray player...preferred Region Free.... I saw other older models available and would like the 103 model due to its connectivity options... Should have all the accessories along with it. I am sure those owning such players would have...
  5. T

    5.1 Blue Ray Home System connection with Laptop and TV

    I have my Sony BDV-E4100 1000 W Home Cinema System connected to my TV via HDMI, and my TV is connected via another HDMI cable to my laptop. In other words, I am using my laptop via TV (to view movies on big screen), and have the laptop sound "travel" to my TV, and then via TV to the Sony System...
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    Epson projector not work HDMI

    The Epson projector EH-TW9200 does not work with hdmi input. hdmi cable is correct, I tried a lower resolution. What is the key combination for hard reset projector?Itryed reset all option on menu ,but nothing. VGA port analog has correct function.If I have motherboard Hdmi controller broken...
  7. A

    Pioneer AVR: Tata Sky HD = Dolby Digital, but desktop = PCM..why?

    Hi..I had created a thread on this few years back - received few answers but I could never figure it out completely. Got busy in office and left it the way it was. Now I have some free time due to 4 days holidays this week. Hence want to retry. Here is the issue: I have a Pioneer 1020 AVR...
  8. K

    For Sale A/V Accessories Part 1

    All these listed here were from my AVR setup, was collecting dust. Hope it would find use somewhere. Thanks for looking. 1. Speaker Cables DAC 14AWG - asking price 70/mtr 3m - 4 cables (these were used for bi-amping) 15m - 1 cable (was used for the surround, the other cable gave it...
  9. R

    How to setup TATA Sky HD+, Samsung LED TV with Yamaha YHT 196

    Hi All, I impulsively purchased a Yamaha YHT 196 HT without really confirming whether this will work with Tata Sky HD+. I was under the impression that if the HT has HDMI inputs it should directly give a 5.1 sound output for HD channels on Tata sky. I assumed these connections will work ...
  10. J

    Dvd player with HDMI out and usb 5.1 playback

    hi i want to purchase a dvd player with hdmi out put and it should play 1080p movies with 5.1 channel audio from usb. So that i can connect a hard disk or pen drive to the dvd to enjoy dts movies with my 5.1 sound system and FullHD tv. Thanks in advance.
  11. K

    HDMI connector pin broken

    I use a projector as my viewing device for TV. I have a receiver set up for my 5.1 system. Now I have run an HDMI cable through the ceiling between projector and the receiver. When I was adjusting the wires on receiver I broke of the connector bit of the HDMI. Now I have no more space in the...
  12. B

    Adive: HDMI Cable length

    Advice for HDMI cable(FHD,3d) for length about 30-35 feets. I have heard there is quality degrade when length is big? how big pls clarify. Also, Do you advice to have 25 ft hdmi cable + 5/10 ft extension cable? I am considering BlueRigger CL3 cables. Note: Cable need STB/Player to Projector...
  13. N

    Best Streamer for Offline Media

    Hi ! I'd like to buy a Streaming Dongle for My TV, and the sole purpose is to stream Offline media from my Laptop. I tried online reviews but got even more confused. Can somebody help me out ? I've looked into options like Teewe , Teewe 2 Chromecast Plantronics Pandora EzCast Nothing...
  14. ShutterX

    Suggestion for HT package? Budget 20k

    Hi all. I am planning to change my Living room home theatre. I currently use my old computer speaker setup. Edifier DA 5000 Pro with a 5.1 DAC. I would like to buy a HTIB. Brand does not matter also long as sound and quality is good. My only issue is that iam on a very strict budget of 20k only...
  15. M

    HDMI Splitter that can split HDCP

    Well, i'm trying to record content from my Airtel HD STB through Avermedia H727.. but it's not possible due to HDCP restriction.. can anyone suggest a HDMI splitter that can strip HDCP??
  16. N

    Kodi video distorsion; help please.

    Hello, I'm running Kodi in my Dell Precision workstation class laptop (i7, 16GiG Ram, 2GB nVidea); took the hdmi out to my onkyo AVR and AVR out to my TV. Problem: I'm getting a blurred/distorted image area horizontally - though the entire width of TV. The distorted area is around 2" hight...
  17. D

    Need help with LCD display resolution.

    Hi guys! I need some assistance in setting up the display/resolution for my LCD. I had recently got a 42" Panasonic LCD (Model: TH-L42E6D) which I'm using together with my HP laptop (Model: HP Pavilion 15 - u018TU running Windows 8.1 64 bit. Display adapter Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000). I'm...
  18. M

    Help Needed! - First time user ( Non Technical Background)

    Hello, This is manvi here and recently joined the forum.I spent around 2 hrs yesterday and was quite suprised to understand the knowledge this forum has. I come from a non technical background and i thought to start the thread which would have answers to all the questions a newbie who wants...
  19. A

    Onkyo SR600: Poor output at low volume

    I have a 2002 Onkyo TX-SR600 which has seen relatively low use through its life. In fact from 2003 until 2012 it was lying unused as I was out of the country. This receiver does not have HDMI inputs but does offer Optical inputs. Inputs to the RX are Optical from the LED TV, which in turn has...
  20. R

    HDMI 2.0 is out

    Details here: HDMI 2.0 officially announced: 18Gbps bandwidth, 60fps 4K, 32 channel audio