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Old 05-04-2018, 02:16 PM   #226
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Quite a few of us have bought the x800 off amazon and used it without a transformer..
Isn't that model 110V? Since it is low wattage type of equipment,
unlikely to blow but may have unstable operation.
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Old 05-04-2018, 04:29 PM   #227
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Isn't that model 110V? Since it is low wattage type of equipment,
unlikely to blow but may have unstable operation.
The box may indicate that it's 110V, but sometimes the power section has a universal voltage.
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Old 09-04-2018, 04:05 PM   #228
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The box may indicate that it's 110V, but sometimes the power section has a universal voltage.
Oooo... I will have a look on it, what will be description on the power section ?
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Oooo... I will have a look on it, what will be description on the power section ?
Nothing. You simply take a chance based on what others have reported.
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Old 12-04-2018, 02:34 PM   #230
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Nothing. You simply take a chance based on what others have reported.

Ermmm.. Okay.....
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Old 12-04-2018, 10:07 PM   #231
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Ermmm.. Okay.....
Many owners in xtremeplace have used the USA x800 without issue.
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Old 12-04-2018, 11:00 PM   #232
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Can confirm. This guy is located in San Fran, and his unit's power supply has a 450V capacitor.
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/149-bl...l#post55337292

Often, products are labelled as for a particular voltage / a particular country / a particular country's voltage for various reasons unrelated to the actual performance. Certifications is one of them, $$$ is one of them, but the most common is perhaps the connector.

This is also a good way to segregate the market, by making people scared.

Isn't that model 110V? Since it is low wattage type of equipment,
unlikely to blow but may have unstable operation.
If you plug a product that cannot work with 230V into 230V, it will blow regardless of how much wattage it is.
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Old 13-04-2018, 06:10 AM   #233
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Either way the Sony UBP-X700 will be in store soon.
I just check my reservation for the unit, even the Sony staff
have confirm it will come soon.
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The X700 appears in the latest Sony catalogue, but it's not in the stores yet..
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Old 23-04-2018, 06:57 AM   #235
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The X700 appears in the latest Sony catalogue, but it's not in the stores yet..
Probably with Sony latest Atmos soundbar and etc. will launch one short.
Already placed my reservation for the X700 hopefully
can get it.
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No Oppo 205 user here? wonder how good is the 4k upscale effect if playing 1080p bluray....will be getting one 205 sometime around june when my 4k projector arrive
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No Oppo 205 user here? wonder how good is the 4k upscale effect if playing 1080p bluray....will be getting one 205 sometime around june when my 4k projector arrive
The 205 is known as a solid audiophile player, but the upscaling is only as good as the 203 which is inferior to the 105/103 and the 95/93 and so on..
I assume you have a very good TV, such as a Sony Z9D? Tests elsewhere has shown that the TV chip is superior to the chip within the Oppo.
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The 205 is known as a solid audiophile player, but the upscaling is only as good as the 203 which is inferior to the 105/103 and the 95/93 and so on..
I assume you have a very good TV, such as a Sony Z9D? Tests elsewhere has shown that the TV chip is superior to the chip within the Oppo.
I had a 105D been using it for 2 years it does make a great difference in term of visual quality as compare to my ps4 pro playing bluray & upscaling dvd on 105D were not bad...my upcoming projector is a Sony vw360es....so needed a 4k output so thinking of 205 but it doesn't have the darbeevision like my 105D so wonder how great is the upsampling
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Take note Oppo have recently announced exit from Blu ray player market.
https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/03/oppo-uhd-blu-ray/

As for up-scaling performance wise from 1080p.
TV upscaling is much better than player upscale features.
For your case is projector and that Sony projector does
pack quite a lot of powerful features.

Just curious do you have 4K UHD Disc?
Need not buy there is place to rent 4K UHD disc in SG.
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Take note Oppo have recently announced exit from Blu ray player market.
https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/03/oppo-uhd-blu-ray/

As for up-scaling performance wise from 1080p.
TV upscaling is much better than player upscale features.
For your case is projector and that Sony projector does
pack quite a lot of powerful features.

Just curious do you have 4K UHD Disc?
Need not buy there is place to rent 4K UHD disc in SG.
Ya i know....they are one of the best player out there sad that they are gone....as since i used their 105D would wanna keep the same thing for upgrade even is the last batch...as other like sony and stuff just don't do the same job as they do....think the next player after oppo for bluray will be cambridge audio CXUHD but they don't have xlr audio out or analog out....I will buy japanese bluray concert for UHD import if they plan to move over there....as currently new concert out is just 1080p bluray which i have alot lol
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