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Home Theater Systems - Designs, Products, Tips and Info
An SI Board Since April 2014
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Emcee:  J.F. Sebastian Type:  Moderated
This thread is for discussion of home theater systems, tips, tricks, reviews and advice.

Please post here if you are interested in setting up a home theater, need guidance, have advice to give or have equipment recommendations.

It will also incorporate discussion of cable TV services, streaming services, computers, home networks, servers, network attached storage (NAS) devices, routers, switches and anything else pertaining to setup and use of a comprehensive home theater system.

Note: This is a non-political discussion thread! Violations of this policy will result in warnings and bans, if necessary. There are many places on Silicon Investor to discuss politics. This will not be one of them.

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241PlayStation Vue is shutting down The streaming service will go dark on Jan. 30,J.F. Sebastian-October 29
240Apple is heading into the weekend with a huge $5 movie sale across nearly everJ.F. Sebastian-October 26
239OK, now I understand. Yes, most of the current STBs can use services for live TVJ.F. Sebastian-October 17
238My reference to a DVR was what I thought was the term used in the USA for the seFrank Walker1October 16
237A 4K splitter sounds like a good idea for making it future proof. However, IJ.F. Sebastian-October 16
236Thanks. Note that a splitter is for connecting multiple TVs to one source, whilFrank Walker-October 16
235Check this out if you haven't already bestrevieDon Green2October 15
234I want to buy a 4K-capable “HDMI splitter” gadget so the output from my DVR or PFrank Walker-October 15
233POLL: Which streaming device do you use most often for streaming services to youJ.F. Sebastian-October 14
232I can provide a bit of advice here. For HD reception, the antenna you choose isJ.F. Sebastian-October 13
231I am researching various Cord Cutting Options to replace my sources Comcast basiDon Green1October 12
230One good thing about Xfinity if you want to save even more, especially if you doJohn Koligman1September 30
229Well, I've just made the leap back to using Xfinity/Comcast for my TV servicJ.F. Sebastian-September 30
228I’m surprised that satellite TV is still competitive with Internet based TV (IPTgreg s-September 18
227They recently put a new RX on the roof dish that allows me to record 26 HD channKirk ©-September 18
226I’m surprised that satellite TV is still competitive with Internet based TV (IPTFrank Walker-September 18
225I thought you were moving soon to the US? When you do, consider overall signal Kirk ©-September 18
224I live in the Philippines.Elroy-September 18
223Sounds like that is the issue. Not sure what we can do to upgrade the viewing ofKirk ©-September 18
222Thanks for the tips, I guess our experience is fairly normal. The good thing abElroy-September 18
221Even when you set up your TV channel sources just right, there can be quite a loFrank Walker-September 18
220This is what I expected the cable guy to do. I don't think all of our cable J.F. Sebastian-September 17
219Yeah, life’s a bitch!greg s-September 17
218<i>Check that you are watching the HD versions of the cable channels</iElroy-September 17
217Check that you are watching the HD versions of the cable channels. The SD versiKirk ©1September 17
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