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  # 519233 10-Sep-2011 11:34
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Well I replayed my capture and heard DD 5.1 with crowd noises etc. I must have had some strange setting on with the receiver and to was getting stereo only.  It good enough but the level is way below AAC which is a bit strange.




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  # 520388 13-Sep-2011 12:09
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The first non-rugby broadcast with 5.1 sound from TVNZ that I've noticed was Body of Proof last night. However it seems that was the last in the current series!

 
 
 
 


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  # 522184 16-Sep-2011 22:46
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Are the delayed match's not in 5.1?

I'm watching the Japan v nz game and there is no 5.1.

I have 2 streams one English and one English (ad) both only have the option of aac 2.0

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  # 522192 16-Sep-2011 23:10
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merve0o0: Are the delayed match's not in 5.1?
I'm watching the Japan v nz game and there is no 5.1.
I have 2 streams one English and one English (ad) both only have the option of aac 2.0


I'm getting DD5.1 on the NZ vs. JP replay at the moment.
Using Sony PS3 PlayTV.

What tuner are you using?

I suspect there may be some teething issues with the new TVNZ DD flags.
Some people seem to be getting DD5.1, others not.

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  # 522193 16-Sep-2011 23:11
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I have 5.1 on tv 1

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  # 522194 16-Sep-2011 23:15
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I am only getting aac on both my samsung tv (2011 series 6 plasma) and on my dish tv myFreeviewHD

I have noticed the tv is defaulting to English(ad) during casino royal the other night that stream was descriptive commentary

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  # 522242 17-Sep-2011 08:04
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I have noticed the tv is defaulting to English(ad) during casino royal the other night that stream was descriptive commentary


I had that issue with my samsung tv. I think I ended up reseting the tv's speaker settings to get it to work. 




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  # 522288 17-Sep-2011 11:26
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I'm getting quite mixed results too. TV3 shows DD on my Samsung S7 LED TV, and my AMP via TV and MySky all the time. TV1/2 shows HE-AAC most of the time on TV (I think I've seen DD a few times), shows DD & DDPL on the AMP via the TV output and DD all the time via MySky.

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  # 522297 17-Sep-2011 11:59
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Deev8: The first non-rugby broadcast with 5.1 sound from TVNZ that I've noticed was Body of Proof last night. However it seems that was the last in the current series!

The Mentalist is also being broadcast with 5.1 sound, at least it was last Monday.



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  # 522312 17-Sep-2011 13:05

According to:http://www.screenscribe.tv/channels/why-cleveland-and-tvnz-hd-arent-hotter/

TVNZ haven't done any 5.1 on shows/movies yet due to "technical difficulties". Only the rugby has been 5.1 and only on live games.

Obviously the Dolby light doesn't tell if it's 5.1 or not.

Is anyone sure that there have been true 5.1 shows?




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  # 522315 17-Sep-2011 13:18
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hdinsider: According to [screenscribe.tv] TVNZ haven't done any 5.1 on shows/movies yet due to "technical difficulties". Only the rugby has been 5.1 and only on live games. Is anyone sure that there have been true 5.1 shows?


I'm absolutely certain that some broadcasts from TVNZ other than rugby have had 5.1 sound - on the basis of hearing good surround effects from my rear speakers. I've certainly heard 5.1 sound on "Body of Proof" and "The Mentalist" both broadcast last Monday, 12th September.



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  # 522316 17-Sep-2011 13:26

merve0o0: Are the delayed match's not in 5.1?



I'm watching the Japan v nz game and there is no 5.1.



I have 2 streams one English and one English (ad) both only have the option of aac 2.0


The dalayed TV1 games have only been stereo so far.




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  # 522335 17-Sep-2011 14:44
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hdinsider:
The dalayed TV1 games have only been stereo so far.


I pretty sure I'm hearing 5.1 on my system.

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  # 522360 17-Sep-2011 15:24
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dontpanic42:
hdinsider:
The dalayed TV1 games have only been stereo so far.


I pretty sure I'm hearing 5.1 on my system.


Maybe it Dolby surround not true DD 5.1??




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  # 522510 17-Sep-2011 23:50
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As was mentioned earlier, TVNZ need to have source material with 5.1 audio content. They can broadcast stereo content in a 5.1 wrapper and your receiver will show as 5.1, even though only the front left and right will produce any sound. TV3 do this full time for instance on their Dolby audio stream.

Sounds like they are still having issues sending this out from recorded sources as it sounds similar to the Olympic games setup where they could pass on 5.1 information when it was a live feed, but not save it and rebroadcast it later.

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