HDTV Magazine
Welcome, Anonymous  •  Sign In  •  Register  •  Help

HDTV Magazine Podcasts Archive (October, 2014)

Receive instant notification of new podcasts: Register Now to receive notification of new HDTV Magazine Podcasts via email as soon as they are published.

4K (Ultra HD)

HDTV and Home Theater Podcast - Podcast #658: VIZIO P702ui-B3 Ultra HD TV Review

By The HT Guys • Oct 24 2014, 9:56am

VIZIO P702ui-B3 70-Inch 4K UHD We have been talking about 4K TVs for what seems like an eternity. This week Ara finally took possession of his VIZIO P702ui-B3 70-Inch 4K UHD (Buy Now $2498). Now before you all say "no one can see the difference on a screen that size sitting at a normal distance", hang on until we get to the performace part of the review. As soon as Vizio announced this set at CES Ara knew it was going to be his first 4K TV.

General Interest

HDTV and Home Theater Podcast - Podcast #657: Dual Lamp Projectors

By The HT Guys • Oct 17 2014, 11:52am

Electronic House recently posted an article titled 'Home Theater Projector Tips for Multipurpose Rooms.' The basic premise is that projectors aren't just for man caves or dedicated theater rooms, but can be used very effectively in what we've traditionally called a family room but what a lot of integrators are now calling media rooms, multipurpose rooms or hybrid entertainment room

General Interest

HDTV and Home Theater Podcast - Podcast #656: Movie Theaters Enter the Fourth Dimension

By The HT Guys • Oct 10 2014, 12:05pm

It will come as no surprise that the HT Guys will opt to wait for the Blu-ray version of popular movies so that we can enjoy them in the comfort of our own homes. We know that we are not alone, many of our listeners are doing the same. As our hobby grows, people are setting up relatively inexpensive home theaters that provide a quite enjoyable experience. Others will spend a little more money and create an experience that rivals what you get in the cinema.

General Interest

HDTV and Home Theater Podcast - Podcast #655: Video Scalers and Processors

By The HT Guys • Oct 3 2014, 8:36am

A recent discussion on the show about the 'good old days' of HDTV, the days of rear projection LCD, DLP and LCoS, the days of High Definition CRT, got us thinking about some of the other aspects of the early days, like video scalers. Once considered a must have for any true home theater connoisseur, the video scaler seems to have gone the way of the dinosaur.