Search found 3 matches

by jtscribe
Tue Mar 27, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: UHD discs
Topic: What are your playback setups?
Replies: 48
Views: 51210

Re: What are your playback setups?

~HaMMeR~ wrote:Zidoo X8 and X9S here - perfect UHD HDR playback with Atmos and DTS:X. Half the price of the Shield - no brainer really
Hadn't even heard of them before, thanks for the mention.
by jtscribe
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: UHD discs
Topic: What are your playback setups?
Replies: 48
Views: 51210

Re: What are your playback setups?

Its not Plex that's the problem, it's the Roku Ultra. I have one and it would always take forever to start playing and buffer randomly. Its also connected via gigabit ethernet so i knew the network wasn't the issue. I went out and bought the NVidia Shield and it works flawlessly. Instantly starts p...
by jtscribe
Tue Mar 06, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: UHD discs
Topic: What are your playback setups?
Replies: 48
Views: 51210

What are your playback setups?

I'm having fairly good success using MakeMKV and my Asus drive to GET UHD MKVs. The problem, then, is getting them to play back. I have a Roku Ultra, but it and Plex seem to struggle with streaming, even over a wired Gigabit network. I'm guessing that Plex is more the issue than the Roku, since the ...