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View Poll Results: What format do you like to use to watch movies?
Bluray 92 90.20%
DVD 12 11.76%
TV/Satt/PVR 15 14.71%
Streaming format IE: Netflix or Amazon 16 15.69%
Other (list in your post) 6 5.88%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 102. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 03-10-14, 01:38 PM   #1
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What format do you watch your movies on?


Ok, so it seems that streaming is becoming very popular but my personal opinion is that we are loosing a lot of quality due to compression both on the audio and video side.
So... my question is what media delivery format do you use?
More than one answer is allowed. Vote in the attached Poll and say why you choose that in a post.



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Old 03-10-14, 01:44 PM   #2
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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


I exclusively use Blu Ray or DVD.

From what I've seen from my Cable Service Provider, their 'Video on Demand' quality is not up to par IMO...

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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


I don't see a poll

I mostly watch movies on bluray. I do use amazon instant video and netflix as well. I have probably only watched a handful of dvds in the last decade, and I don't think I've rented a movie in the last ten years either.


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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


Poll is up now


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Onkyo 805, Yamaha YDP2006EQ, Samson Servo 600 amp
EV Sentry 500 monitors, 4 Mission 762i's Surrounds, Klipsch RC-52 Centre, SVS PB13U sub, Panasonic BDT220, Harmony 1100, Nintendo WiiU
Panasonic PT-AE4000 on a 120" 2,35:1 fixed screen

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Yamaha KX-393 Tape deck, CDC 805 CD changer, Panasonic BD60, Sony turntable PS-T20
Panasonic TC-P50ST60, HD-PVR & WDTV Live, Harmony 900


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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


I'll do a little streaming, for throway stuff like TV shows, but it can never replace blu-rays or actually OWNING films


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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


Blu-ray if I can get it; else, DVD.


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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


I use BD as long as it is available because I want the audio performance as much as the 1080p video.


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Bluray or DVD if I have to .


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Definitely blu-ray or DVD, as others have mentioned my cable provider, can't hold a stick to the quality from a DVD or blu-ray.
I'm also not a big fan of streaming either, even though it seems to be the path to the future.


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Re: What format do you watch your movies on?


Blu-Ray , HD DVD , DVD ( just concerts not available yet in BD ) and a Jailbroken Apple TV .


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