[Novalug] Optimal internet speed for Netflix?
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Sun Sep 12 23:50:25 EDT 2010
I'd be very happy with 1080i. I'm still very impressed with OTA HDTV at
1080i and dobly surround. Sounds like I'd need at least 6mb to get a
On Sun, September 12, 2010 10:51 pm, Ken Kauffman wrote:
> To amplify, 1080i is delivered, but I concur with Greg on 1080p not being
> sent anywhere.
> On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 22:26, greg pryzby <greg at pryzby.org> wrote:
>> My understanding is there is NOTHING delivered to the US household
>> that is 1080p via HD via cable today. That was after a long talk
>> (maybe 2 years ago) with the tech and some people who should know.
>> It isn't Blu-ray.
>> We haven't moved to Netflix again. Thinking about it and dropping the
>> movie channels. We watch recorded or 'on demand'. If you pay for the
>> movie channels, you can watch most movies showing that month when you
>> want. I only watch HD (well, I have probably watched 2 movies on 2+
>> years in standard def)
>> On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 9:46 PM, John Franklin <franklin at elfie.org>
>> > I've been using Netflix streaming for five months or so. I've never
>> it do 1080-anything. On occasion, I've gotten a 720p picture, but I
>> it's low-bitrate for 720p. This is with Comcast cable modem and a
>> wireless link to a PS3.
>> > jf
>> > On Sep 12, 2010, at 5:30 PM, Paul wrote:
>> >> Hey all. We have 1.5mb DSL. Compared to DVD and HDTV OTA, On demand
>> >> netflix quality is bad IMO. Does the quality go up with internet
>> >> am guessing? If so, is there an optimal speed that would approach HD
>> >> quality (1080p)? Also noticed it does not even give Dolby Digital
>> >> Surround. Thanks.
>> greg pryzby greg at pryzby dot org
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