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ESPNHD and ESPN2HD viewers on large screen

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Posted 12 July 2007 - 01:13 PM

How's the picture? ESPNHD is okay (has it's good days and bad days)with Time Warner Cable on 102" screen. No ESPN2HD, NFL Network, or Big Ten Network is a couple of reason I'm thinking about switching. Wish Directv would give a time period for HD channels to move from mpeg2 to mpeg4.


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Posted 12 July 2007 - 01:23 PM

What size do you call large?

I have 50 inch about 6 feet away and ESPN has its good days and bad days. They seem to correspond to the good and bad days I see with Comcast.

Mostly, very watchable.
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Posted 12 July 2007 - 02:43 PM

I've tailgated with both channels hooked up to HD football on both looked stunning to me :D

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Posted 12 July 2007 - 02:56 PM

What size do you call large?

I was thinking greater than 50" as I have both a 102" screen and 51" RPTV (this one has Dora or HGTV on it most days).

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Posted 12 July 2007 - 03:10 PM

It is worth the switch, while not necessarily better than Time Warner ESPNHD on D* is at least as good. And All the SD channels I know have to be unwatchable with cable. I can at least watch briefly if I have to w/ D*. 72' 1080i Toshiba DLP, 61" 1080p Samsung, 42" Toshiba Plasma 1080i, 30" Toshiba CRT 1080i. D* looks better than cable on all my TV's.

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