[mythtv-users] OT: Hardware decoders (was Re: completely new and have questions before I buy hardware)

Nate Bargmann n0nb at n0nb.us
Tue Sep 9 23:59:26 UTC 2008

* Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> [2008 Sep 09 08:33 -0500]:
> Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> > 
> > Images look softer to me on the 150 using s-video on both - I never  
> > saw a difference when using Coax or Composite on both. Also, I  
> > sometimes get the tinny audio problem on my 150 that I never get on  
> > the 350. I wasn't happy with the solution of resetting the audio via  
> > cron every 10 seconds and resetting the audio at the end of my channel  
> > change script didn't always fix it, so I'm happy to see it go.
> That explains it then, I'm using coax on 2 of my PVR-150s and composite
> on the third (yes, I know S-Video is better, and I've been meaning to...)
> I've never had the tinny audio problem, just lucky I guess.

I've had the tinny audio pop up a few times and only once so far during
a recording (crosses fingers).  Anyone have a link with more info?

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