Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 9th Jul 2010 13:25 UTC
Multimedia, AV Let's do some blatant copy/paste from Ars Technica. A few days ago they ran a story called "What's in your home theatre system?". This poll wasn't so much about listing specific speaker types or amplifier models as it was about a number of more recognisable devices you could vote for. Let's copy their idea, but make it more open: what's in your home theatre setup - and list everything, from CD player to DVR to the type of cabling used. Be as anal about is as you want. Read on for my setup.
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CRT projector for old schoolness
by flibble on Fri 9th Jul 2010 16:24 UTC
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Barco 800 Data - (running at 1024x768@60Hz, instead of 720p due to owning lots of 4:3 content). Projecting a 7ft diagonal image.

Yamaha something or other - DTS surround system (it sounds good and I'm honestly not that bothered about the model number ;) ). Sony 5.1 speakers.

HTPC - Primary source for the projector, VLC + Media Player Classic software. DVD drive, DVB-T TV card, with composite in for old games consoles.

Understanding flatmate - who can live with a 64KG lump on a table in the living room ;)

Interesting timing of question, I'm getting a Barco 808 tomorrow \o/ Same massive size, 50% brighter and 1080p.

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