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MKV's fine using XBMC not fine using Samsung UN55C6500 DLNA

by gofasterplease / September 5, 2010 6:19 PM PDT

Long story short I'm serving H.264 and x264 encoded mkv's using Samsung PC Share Manager. When I stream to my laptop (connected to the TV via VGA out) everything is copasetic, sound works, picture is good, etc.

When I stream to the TV directly (both are over ethernet so it's not a connectivity issue) the picture looks terrible. It's like all the pixels are in the right place but the motion looks bizarre, almost like a soap opera or handicam. Sorry I can't think of a better description. Hopefully this will resonate with someone who can better explain.

It's a big enough issue that I'm basically obligated to us a laptop until I get the issue resolved.

Thanks.

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Re: soap opera effect
by Kees Bakker / September 5, 2010 7:12 PM PDT
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by gofasterplease / September 6, 2010 3:19 AM PDT
In reply to: Re: soap opera effect

hahah! It's hilarious that it's actually called "soap opera effect" Happy

lemme give that a whirl.

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