Our first poll!

Announcements about Universal Media Server

Which renderer do you primarily use?

Android
2
2%
iPad/iPhone
0
No votes
OPPO
4
3%
PS3
62
48%
Panasonic TV
7
5%
Philips TV
9
7%
Samsung TV
14
11%
Sony TV
13
10%
Xbox 360
8
6%
Other (please specify with a comment)
11
8%
 
Total votes: 130

pepicapie
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Re: Our first poll!

Post by pepicapie »

Hi... Good Program :)

TV Sony KDL-32EX655

Transcoding very very good
streaming radio-----only noise (1000 testing ,,,don't work) vlc very very fast...but only noise__

I'm sorry my poor english..
dbq-andersons
Posts: 3
Joined: Sat Jan 05, 2013 4:45 am

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Post by dbq-andersons »

Just selected "other" in the poll. I'm running a Vizio E601i-A3 WiFi Smart TV.

Great program. Light-weight on an older XP machine and it does what it says. Keep up the good work.

Cheers!
mx5gr
Posts: 26
Joined: Mon Jul 09, 2012 7:43 pm

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Post by mx5gr »

Excellent software!

TV Sony KDL-32EX600..

Issue with renderer (16:9 files appear squeezed on top & bottom, cannot resize [as with xvid] to vertically interpolate/maximize video screen)

Channels plugin not working to either PS3 or Sony Bravia..
ExSport
Posts: 595
Joined: Wed Oct 10, 2012 1:57 am

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Post by ExSport »

Bad AR is due to missing black bars so picture is maximized to full display ignoring the AR.
It can be fixed by TRANSCODING and special line in renderer.conf (example from Panasonic.conf):

Code: Select all

CustomMencoderOptions=-vf softskip,expand=::::1:16\/9:4
This line will automatically add black bars so AR remains correct. Transcoding is required in this case, logically 8-)
Sparktank
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Joined: Wed Jan 16, 2013 12:31 pm

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Post by Sparktank »

We have 2 Xbox 360's here! :D
One of my friends (with no internet; router only) has a PS3 though.

I'm just starting to get into the whole media server thing as an alternative to the time-consuming USB sticks.
Looking forward to the progress, as well as the Interframe capabilities!
stomp_442
Posts: 9
Joined: Wed Jan 09, 2013 1:46 pm

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Post by stomp_442 »

Right now I use for PS3 primarily, but will also look into using with xbox 360 and iPod (after I fix the broken touch screen, again). I heard that Nintendo may add in the ability to connect to PC with the Wii U, so looking forward to if and when it is capable.
atmb82
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Joined: Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:17 am

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Post by atmb82 »

I tried BOTH the PS3 and my Samsung Smart TV.
I decided to stay on the Samsung TV for a simple reason: it has 802.11n support, while PS3 supports just 802.11g. This created trouble with 1080p and 1080p 3D movies, because the bandwidth was not enough with just 802.11g.

If this has been fixed, I could get back to ps3 :)

bye!
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DeFlanko
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Post by DeFlanko »

Mainly use it with ps3, but im trying to use it on directv and push directv programming back through
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DeFlanko
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Post by DeFlanko »

atmb82 wrote:I tried BOTH the PS3 and my Samsung Smart TV.
I decided to stay on the Samsung TV for a simple reason: it has 802.11n support, while PS3 supports just 802.11g. This created trouble with 1080p and 1080p 3D movies, because the bandwidth was not enough with just 802.11g.

If this has been fixed, I could get back to ps3 :)

bye!
If you hard wire the ps3 you can gigabit...
danielt
Posts: 43
Joined: Sun Jan 13, 2013 4:17 pm

Re: Our first poll!

Post by danielt »

In addition to PS3, also use WD Live and am working on getting my DirecTV Genie to work.
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