HD Nation covers the week in High-Definition news, reviews, tips and tricks. Hosts Patrick Norton and Robert Heron will quench the thirst for stunning visuals and the ultimate surround sound by providing everything from reviews of the latest in home theater equipment, the best new Blu-Ray titles... Read More
PS3 Gets Netflix Search, Galaxy S, Dell Streak: Two More HDMI Phones. HDTV Calibration: What to do before you break out the disk! Do I need to break in my plasma? Two More Disney classics go Blu-ray. The Blu-ray releases for August 3rd, 2010!
Disney has a few classics lined up for Blu-ray release in 2011, including Alice in Wonderland and The Lion King, and the restorations look amazing. Samsung's Galaxy S and Dell's Streak both provide HDMI output, allowing you to view high definition content right from your phone. Playstation3 users who use Netflix's streaming service will be pleased to hear you can finally search for the film you want to see right on your PS3. If you're a fan of IMAX movies, and you're in the market for new 3D hardware, keep an eye out for the IMAX 3D bundles from Warner Home Video. You can get a free IMAX 3D movie with the purchase of select Blu-ray 3D players, 3D HDTVs or 3D Projectors. Watch the video for all the latest in HD news.
Many receivers offer preset "Sound Field Programs" with names like "Movie," "Music" "Concert Hall" and "Tiny Club." Are these worth using or is it just marketing hype? Watch the video to find out if these are needed to use your receiver to its fullest.
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To celebrate its 25th Anniversary, The Breakfast Club has been given the Blu-ray treatment, and Patrick couldn't be more excited. It wasn't shot with expensive cameras and film, so the quality isn't as supreme as we've come to expect from recent Blu-ray releases, but it still delivers a solid transfer. Watch the video to find out if this is a must-have for any 80s movie fan.
New releases for this week include Elvis: Blu-ray Collection (Jailhouse Rock / Viva Las Vegas / Elvis on Tour), Kick-Ass , Heroes: Season Four, and more! Watch the video for the complete list.
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Want to get the best picture from your HDTV? Robert walks you through calibrating your TV, from contrast settings, to picture presets and overscan controls. We suggest the Spears & Munsil disc, but you can also get the AVS HD 709 calibration disc for free. Watch the video to see how to get the most out of your HDTV.
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9 days ago
@frozensummers @patricknorton They have to live on YouTube for the time being. Hope to have 'em on the RSS feed shortly!
9 days ago
Have you seen episode 3? Breaking in new HDTVs, DVDO’s Quick6 AVR upgrade, Xbox Blu-ray player, more! http://t.co/lF5btjoLsX …
9 days ago
RT @RokuPlayer: The new Roku interface is now available on supported players in all regions! Here's how to get it: http://t.co/TGc6Pw1tqq
9 days ago
@xsiner @patricknorton @robertheron Windows Media Center makes a pretty awesome DVR! (Especially if you can get a CableCARD!)
9 days ago
Awesome: Mom Photographs Daughter as History's Most Heroic Women: http://t.co/GKrENIFloB
20 days ago
Hey @Dolby could we please score an interview and video in one of your experimental surround sound rooms for @Tbeckingham ???