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Master Geek
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Topic # 25363 19-Aug-2008 18:21
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Just thought I would post that my Popcorn hour arrived today and I am very impressed at the ease of setup and how well it is streaming terrestrial TV as long as it is in AC3. Of course AAC is mute due to the codec issue!  Upgrade to the latest firmware was seamless too.

I have also managed to stream 720p movies even through my HTPC is wirelessly connected to the router and then the popcorn hour hardwired to the router. It choked a bit on 1080P tho !

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  Reply # 158324 20-Aug-2008 12:54
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Nice work Burtz, how much did it end up costing you?

Bj



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  Reply # 158435 20-Aug-2008 18:22
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$170 USD for the A100 and $45 USD for DHL delivery.

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  Reply # 158576 21-Aug-2008 10:30
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WOW - So we could say sub $500 kiwi including large HDD?
Was looking at the current one selling about town for $1k....bugg3r that!!!

Bj

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