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Topic # 112801 20-Dec-2012 19:17 Send private message

Brilliant. Well done TVNZ. I just wish it was HD.

I wonder if other channels will follow?

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  Reply # 735699 20-Dec-2012 19:46 Send private message

Where does one get this app?




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  Reply # 735702 20-Dec-2012 19:54 Send private message

I really must get my TV connected to the network...
Any info on which models are supported?

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  Reply # 735709 20-Dec-2012 20:09 Send private message

Audio is horrible on it, and its not even SD quality. At least a decent bitrate SD would be a good start.




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  Reply # 735738 20-Dec-2012 21:20 Send private message

johnr: Where does one get this app?


In the "Smart Hub" under Apps, have a look at most recent.

I fully agree that the quality is not good. hopefully they improve that!

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  Reply # 735805 21-Dec-2012 00:00 Send private message

Exclusive to Samsung apparently... for a year.
Now I wonder if another brand will go after the MediaWorks app / exclusivity?
Either way, watching SD footage on a 55" LED = a bad time.

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  Reply # 735843 21-Dec-2012 08:15 Send private message

Ham:
I fully agree that the quality is not good. hopefully they improve that!


Of course with a separate Freeview Recorder the programs could be recorded off-air to be watched later in HD with 5.1 sound (except the SD programs) and not downloaded over the Internet in poor quality video and sound using up your Data allowance.

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  Reply # 735856 21-Dec-2012 08:52 Send private message

B1GGLZ:
Ham:
I fully agree that the quality is not good. hopefully they improve that!


Of course with a separate Freeview Recorder the programs could be recorded off-air to be watched later in HD with 5.1 sound (except the SD programs) and not downloaded over the Internet in poor quality video and sound using up your Data allowance.


+1 on that one..




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  Reply # 735861 21-Dec-2012 09:03 Send private message

Ah yes, but that would involve forward thinking!

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  Reply # 735883 21-Dec-2012 09:38 Send private message

except that with 3tb drives being so cheap now there is nothing stopping them from basically doing a record everything approach.

With only 3 muxes to worry about it shouldnt be an issue even on crappy underpowered embedded processors like used in settop boxes.




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  Reply # 735963 21-Dec-2012 11:36 Send private message

People using these apps and not caring about picture quality is the reason the likes of SKY won't make channels HD especially Prime

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  Reply # 735986 21-Dec-2012 12:24 Send private message

Looks like only 2012 + 2011 models for the moment. Nothing on my 2010 C-Series set




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