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  1. Expensive Cables

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Guys I know the topic of expensive cables has been discussed before and from what I've read some have said there is a difference in sound and others have disagreed. I have never used expensive cables to be able to hear them for myself however I ran across Morrow Audio and they claim you will...
  2. GTA 5 most expensive game in history, cost £170($265) million to make & market

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    GTA 5 most expensive game in history, cost £170 million to make & market Grand Theft Auto 5 is the most expensive game in history with total development and marketing spend hitting £170 million. A report by Scottish newspaper The Scotsman places Rockstar’s spend on GTA 5...
  3. HDMI cheap vs Expensive?

    System Setup and Connection
    Just about to add a new panasonic dmp-bdt110 Blu ray player to my system. I'm sure this has been answered somewhere but can you tell the difference between a cheap HDMI cable from a supermarket $12, to an expensive $150 one? And mean REALLY tell the difference with eye's and ears and no fancy...
  4. OLED TV 10 Times More Expensive to Make than LCD TV?

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: BigPictureBigSound
  5. speaker cables question- go expensive or hardware store wire?

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi, all. As mentioned in a different thread I am buying a Swan Diva speaker system this weekend and am doing a re-organization of my system in anticipation of my Pioneer SC-LX85 amp next month. At the risk of igniting that most rancourous of debates, I was wondering about opinions regarding...
  6. Least expensive 37" HDTV?

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    My sister needs an HDTV... preferably a 1080p model. 37" I see some open box models on ebay for $369+, but she would rather have a new in the box set. Seems like about the best deal I am seeing is on a Toshiba 37" 1080p LCD TV 37E200U from Newegg for $429 shipped. Any other deals anyone...
  7. This is gonna be expensive

    New Member Introductions
    Hey guys and gals, well Im not sure if I like this forum or not yet. Not because its full of great stuff but because its gonna end up denting my wallet alot lol. Anyways Im building a house now and have ran structual wire thoughout. Hopefully I put everything where I need it. I put to CAT5e...
  8. Simplest or least expensive accelerometer

    DIY Speakers
    Good to meet all of you DIY speaker builders. I built speakers in college. It was fun. Currently I'm not building speakers but instead playing around with the mounting and isolation of electronics... that is, a DIY equipment rack. And I'm doing experiments like putting the equipment directly on...
  9. DVDO VP-30 and cheap TV, or expensive TV?

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    Hi, Looking to pick up a new tv, and was wondering what the better option would be, either: A: Keep my DVDO VP-30 and spend about $1000-1200 on a 40" tv. Or B: Sell my VP-30 and roll that money into a higher end 40" tv, making my overall tv budget around $2K. Am I correct in assuming that...
  10. Expensive HDMI cables are they worth it?

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Hello - http://reviews.cnet.com/4520-11276_7-6845988-3.html?tag=nav This is just one groups opinion. From this article from cnet it states, the expensive HDMI cables are not worth the money. I almost bought a Monster HDMI cable at $129.00 & stopped after reading this. My question is: Can...
  11. Why are projector lamps so expensive and is there a DIY solution?

    Home Theater Projectors
    I just ordered a spare lamp assembly for my IN72 at a cost of $340, which is actually a deal compared to the standard cost of $399. My original lamp has about 2700 hours on it and with a life expectancy of 3000 I though it would be wise to be ready for the inevitable granted that some owners...
  12. Good but not to expensive???

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Well i'm getting ready to move into a new house and want to set up a projector with some nice surround sound. i was looking at the panasonic ax200u for the projector does anybody have any +/- about it?? I also want a big screen i'm looking for as big as possible because i have a huge wall to...
  13. What makes Jeff Rowland gear so expensive?

    Two Channel Audio
    Hi: I am looking for a replacement for my Musical Fidelity A3.5 integrated amp and I thought about trying a Class D, or T, whatever is the proper term and I was looking at the Jeff Rowland gear,specifically the Concerto integrated amp. This apparantly uses the ICEmodules, and the case is made...
  14. Why buy an expensive screen?

    General Screen Discussion
    Why buy an expensive screen:huh: Expensive screens do not give any more detail to a projected image than a white painted wall.Screens are not magic.Expensive screens give a brighter image depending on their gain. But,the brightness of modern projectors is not a problem compared to the antique...