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Pay Per View is now "DIRECTV Cinema."


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#161 OFFLINE   paulman182

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Posted 11 June 2009 - 02:48 PM

I would almost bet I'll be buying a PPV this weekend since I'm getting my first 1080p set on Saturday...and no other source for 1080p.

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#162 OFFLINE   Hutchinshouse

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Posted 11 June 2009 - 03:56 PM

I would almost bet I'll be buying a PPV this weekend since I'm getting my first 1080p set on Saturday...and no other source for 1080p.



For the price of 22 CNMAHD movies you can buy a Blu-ray player. :D

http://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=2890

Good luck with your new TV!

#163 OFFLINE   paulman182

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Posted 12 June 2009 - 03:48 AM

For the price of 22 CNMAHD movies you can buy a Blu-ray player. :D

http://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=2890

Good luck with your new TV!


Thanks! Actually, I think I will be buying a Blu-ray player on Sunday...but I get the TV on Saturday!

Once i get the Blu-ray, we'll see how much I still like the premiums and PPVs, since I have Netflix already.

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#164 OFFLINE   Hutchinshouse

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Posted 12 June 2009 - 08:16 AM

Thanks! Actually, I think I will be buying a Blu-ray player on Sunday...but I get the TV on Saturday!

Once i get the Blu-ray, we'll see how much I still like the premiums and PPVs, since I have Netflix already.


Since you're already on Netflix, you should pickup a Blu-ray player that streams Netflix. It is pretty cool.

I got the Samsung BD-P2550 a few months back. Very happy with it. Streaming quality better than I expected.

Have fun on Saturday!

#165 OFFLINE   Force3dFX

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Posted 12 June 2009 - 12:02 PM

Until they're able to cut a deal with Hollywood and change the 24-hr viewing rules, I doubt I'll be using it, even with the new name.



agreed and how about redbox pricing of a buck a night
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#166 OFFLINE   KoRn

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Posted 12 June 2009 - 01:00 PM

Seen that in our local wal-mart ad. To bad the brand is terrible and I would not touch it with a 10 foot pole. Magnavox :down:

For the price of 22 CNMAHD movies you can buy a Blu-ray player. :D

http://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=2890

Good luck with your new TV!



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Posted 12 June 2009 - 01:41 PM

Since you're already on Netflix, you should pickup a Blu-ray player that streams Netflix. It is pretty cool.

I got the Samsung BD-P2550 a few months back. Very happy with it. Streaming quality better than I expected.

Have fun on Saturday!


Walmart also has the Samsung BD-1590 (Really a BD1600, with a slight model # change for Walmart) $238. You get the Blu-Ray Live features, Streaming Netflix, and Pandora Radio.

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Posted 15 June 2009 - 04:45 AM

It turns out I was too busy to do a PPV this weekend or buy a Blu-ray player, although i did get the TV.

I'll probably order the Samsung BD-1600 from BB today.

It will be interesting to compare Blu-ray with DirecTV Cinema.

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Posted 15 June 2009 - 09:15 AM

It will be interesting to compare Blu-ray with DirecTV Cinema.

Just a guess, I bet blu-ray will look better.
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