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DirecTV Everywhere Sound Quality


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#1 OFFLINE   litex2x

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Posted 15 January 2013 - 04:36 PM

I've been having to use DirecTV Everywhere on my PC recently and I noticed the sound quality is noticeably bad. I was watching the first episode of the new season of Shameless and the sound quality was very low in relation to the picture quality, which was pretty good. Is this how it normally is or is there a hidden setting somewhere to make it better?

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#2 OFFLINE   goinsleeper

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Posted 15 January 2013 - 05:48 PM

My audio has always matched the video. Try using Showtime Anytime and see if the audio quality is still low. Could be the file itself.

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Posted 15 January 2013 - 07:16 PM

I've been having to use DirecTV Everywhere on my PC recently and I noticed the sound quality is noticeably bad. I was watching the first episode of the new season of Shameless and the sound quality was very low in relation to the picture quality, which was pretty good. Is this how it normally is or is there a hidden setting somewhere to make it better?


I find that as well on the PC. I don't notice the sound as bad when watching on my iphone and using the headphones.

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 04:33 AM

Because of digital accessibility to younger viewers, videos on the Showtime iPhone App are edited for language and content to a TV-14 standard.


From showtime.com idk if it's true

#5 OFFLINE   acostapimps

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:03 PM

Didn't I complain about this earlier before? anyway it's always best to use Showtime Anytime,
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Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:17 PM

Why does the audio quality sounds low for Directv Everywhere on PC, i'm using laptop with Windows 7 64-bit Intel Pentium 2.13 GHz on Google Chrome browser.

Here you go I knew I said this before.
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#7 OFFLINE   litex2x

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Posted 17 January 2013 - 10:17 AM

I guess the low bitrate is their way to save bandwidth and choke their system. But yes watching it directly from the source like MAXGO, HBOGO, Showtime Anywhere, etc sounds a lot better.




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