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  1. Please help choose between these 5 media players, Zidoo, Zappiti, Himedia, Egreatc

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Hello Everyone, I'm looking for a media player to replace my Popcorn Hour C 200. After much research, I have my choices narrowed down to the five media players listed below. I was hoping you could answer some questions to help me come to a final decision. Below is a list of features that I need...
  2. Opppo Digital Closing - No more Oppo Players

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I believe most are as shocked as I was when I saw the news on the 2nd.. No more Oppo players for us enthusiasts. Sad day, indeed. See news link here for those who are not aware.
  3. Sony Releases New Affordable Players; Dismisses 4K Blu-ray (BDP-S6700, UHP-H1)

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Color me semi-surprised, but Sony Electronics (the originator of the world’s first consumer Blu-ray player) appears to be forging ahead with 2016 plans to delay the release of a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player until next year. As first reported by the trade publication TWICE, the company says it...
  4. 4k UHD players

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    New to the UHD discussion, if one were to buy a player could they use it with a standard 1080p display and if so would it look noticeable better? Thanks in advance
  5. Ultra HD Blu-ray Players and Discs Primed to be Available Soon

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    The physical media side of the 4K equation has been simmering backburner material for nearly a year. Last January, Panasonic arrived at CES 2015 with the world’s first publicly revealed prototype Ultra HD Blu-ray player. Several months later the Blu-ray Disc Association announced a finalized...
  6. Urban outfitters to sell cassettes and players this weekend.

    Two Channel Audio
    I saw this this morning and I thought it was interesting...
  7. Oppo 103D vs Next Gen Players

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Is there any point in investing in an Oppo right now? My Panasonic DMP-BDT220 is 2 years old and although I've been happy with it, it is now rejecting/refusing to play some discs it used to play. (Green Hornet being the latest one) -yes, I checked the disc for damage and grime, it looks brand...
  8. Soliciting recommendations for blu ray players...

    CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records
    Greetings one and all. I just received my new Samsung UN55H6350 television for the family room. So far, so good. I need to purchase a bluray player to complete the room and need recommendations. I have been looking seriously at the Sony BDPS6200 3D Blu-ray Player with Wi-Fi and 4K Upscaling...
  9. Lets talk DAC players

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hey all, I am far behind on current things, I can only keep up with so much anymore, but this is something I have been waiting for a long time now. I have wanted a rack mount iPod type device forever, but to get one with a DAC, now we're talking!! I was checking out the new Sony Hap-Z1ES a...
  10. Is video & sound all the same ? Bluray players

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I'm thinking of upgrading my bluray player and my question is. I want the very BEST video and audio Quality . I'm not worried about load times and other features. I watch DB movies and Vudu movies and want the very best quality . Is the video quality ALL the same ? Is the audio...
  11. Dynamic Range of Blu-Ray players?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Today I was checking this issue out and for OPPO and the Denon unit we have, I found dynamic range ratings of 110dB. But for the less expensive Samsung units, I couldn't find anything listing what their dynamic range is. Can anybody give me insight as to what the dynamic range of the lesser...
  12. Knack has local co-op to help younger players enjoy the game

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Knack has local co-op to help younger players enjoy the game PlayStation 4 launch game Knack will feature a local co-op mode designed to help kids around 5-7 years old play the game. At Gamescom Mark Cerny showed a short demonstration of same-screen play. A second player...
  13. Emotiva disc players???

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Whats with the Emotiva disc players? Did they stop making them? I see them from time to time at different sites and when over to see what their latest offerings were and could not find any new production. How many versions did they make and what is the latest? Are they better than brand A or B...
  14. Multi disc bluray players?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    While planing to do a movie marathon i got to wondering about multi disc bluray players. What are some good ones? I would like to keep it in the $200 to $300 range.
  15. Panasonic announces 3D-capable Blu-ray disc players for 2013

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Panasonic, a major contributor in terms of the success of Blu-ray technology, announced two days ago, its line up of Full HD and 3D Blu-ray disc players. The lineup, first shown at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show last month includes six Full HD players, four of which have 3D...
  16. Panasonic's 2013 Blu-ray players and media streamers

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: FlatPanelsHD
  17. Sony Announces 4 New Blu-ray Players for 2013

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: BigPictureBigSound
  18. Toshiba Adds Tons of Streaming Options to 2013 Blu-ray Players

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: BigPictureBigSound
  19. 4K Upscaling Blu ray players???

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    What exactly does a 4K upscaling Blu ray player do? Does it do what it seems to say? Can i play a blu-ray disc or DVD disc and have it dispaly in 4K resolution? Of course it would be assumed you would need a 4K compatible Receiver and Projector along with the player. Anyone with information...
  20. Bluray players getting smaller and smaller

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I just bought a refurbished Panasonic 220 bluray player, wow are they ever getting small. the weight is good (almost 7lbs) I guess its to save on cost but it makes it hard to place under any other components in a rack.
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