StarTech.com 2m 6 ft HDMI, DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Converter Cable – HDMI, DP or Mini DP to HDMI Adapter Cable – Great until faulty

Ssd trim working after firmware update. . This is an excellent enclosure if plan to use ssd as a internal drive and you can get full benefit of the usb 3. However you need to install latest enclosure firmware from startech to enable the ssd trim command. Without os level trim support, ssd drivers eventually slowdown. This is the only enclosure i found to have ssd trim support. I initially bought different model and startech support told me to return and buy this enclosure if i need trim support. I have to say their support is excellent and all my questions answered within 24hr. My only issue is startech’s failure to clearly inform buyers about trim support in product description page.

Good little drive case, but not so good for ssd. . One misleading piece of information is that although the case may support the trim command for ssd, my intel ssd were not supported externally attached via the usb ports. As a result the pc would only identify the ssd drive as scsi hhd. Hopefully in future this will be resolved as ssd become cheaper and because they are more reliable than hhd.

Good but it needs to be used carefully especially when you install your ssd. Here are the specifications for the StarTech.com 2m 6 ft HDMI, DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Converter Cable – HDMI, DP or Mini DP to HDMI Adapter Cable:

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  • Connect your HDMI or DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort laptop to an HDMI display or projector
  • 2m Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter / DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter / 6 ft Mini DP or DP to HDMI Converter / 6′ HDMI or DP or Mini DP to HDMI Converter Cable
  • Replace multiple boardroom adapters with a single adapter that can support three video inputs
  • Be prepared for all your presentation and different user needs
  • Avoid the hassle of using multiple adapters in a single boardroom / Lifetime Warranty

Fantastic with seagate firecuda for battlefield 1 on xbox one. Bought this purely for use with this seagate firecuda 2 tb 2. 5 inch internal sshd hard drive for pc and ps4 (7 mm form factor, 64 mb cache sata 6 gb/s up to 140 mb/s) as an external drive for my xbox one and the performance is fantastic. I know it’s a bit of an indulgence and that external drives can be had for less but if the price is secondary to performance, this will not disappoint. Battlefield 1 games load super fast and i am usually the first in the server. The vehicles are now available for me to choose as i please.

Works with my macbook pro very well bit of a. Works with my macbook pro very well bit of a fiddle with the screws but once set up all systems go.

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  • Good case, questionable standards support.
  • SSD TRIM Working after firmware update.
  • So far, so good.

Good little drive case, but not so good for ssd. . One misleading piece of information is that although the case may support the trim command for ssd, my intel ssd were not supported externally attached via the usb ports. As a result the pc would only identify the ssd drive as scsi hhd. Hopefully in future this will be resolved as ssd become cheaper and because they are more reliable than hhd.

As described, prompt delivery.

I get excellent read/write performance and have also partitioned and configured mbrs. Quality fit and finish which made this worth the extra money over some cheaper models. I chose this one for uasp/trim pass-thru and full usb3. 0 speeds for use with an ssd. I get excellent read/write performance and have also partitioned and configured mbrs to use this as a bootable environment.

Good but it needs to be used carefully especially when you install your ssd.

Arrived quickly & well packaged. Used with an ssd to extend life of a 2012 imac – the original hd is realistically useless for el cap/sierra, and taking the machine to pieces for a disk change is much more trouble than it is worth given that usb3/uasp is, at least in theory, within a whisper of an internal sata upgrade. Initial response is that this enclosure feels a little more responsive than the previous one used (a much cheaper inatech model that i have no complaints about at all). More importantly, after the firmware update from the startech website trim was enabled (via the terminal sudo trimforce command) which over the long term should help both the speed and longevity of the ssd. Interested to see what happens when the the new apple file system gets to macos – perhaps late 2017/early 2018?. – to find whether the technical potential of uasp over usb3 will be more fully exploited. Tl;dr: perhaps worth the price premium if using as boot drive; for storage/raid cheaper options are probably just as good.

Good case, made from aluminium.

Ssd trim working after firmware update. . This is an excellent enclosure if plan to use ssd as a internal drive and you can get full benefit of the usb 3. However you need to install latest enclosure firmware from startech to enable the ssd trim command. Without os level trim support, ssd drivers eventually slowdown. This is the only enclosure i found to have ssd trim support. I initially bought different model and startech support told me to return and buy this enclosure if i need trim support. I have to say their support is excellent and all my questions answered within 24hr. My only issue is startech’s failure to clearly inform buyers about trim support in product description page.

Good case, made from aluminium.

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Samsung BD-J5900 NEW CURVED DESIGN – 2D/3D – Built-in WI-FI – Multi Zone A/B/C & Region Code Free DVD 012345678 PAL/NTSC Blu Ray Player : DVD player – multi region

Up to now this product has lived up to what was said about it thank you.

I was recently given one of these for my birthday. The dvds play well, but i am disappointed that iplayer is not available as yet, because on the samsung site it states that this machine should have the app.

SAMSUNG BD-J5900 NEW CURVED DESIGN – 2D/3D – Built-in WI-FI – Multi Zone A/B/C & Region Code Free DVD 012345678 PAL/NTSC Blu Ray Player. Divx MP4 AVI MKV. 100~240V 50/60Hz (Free HDMi Cable)

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  • BD Zone A/B/C DVD Region 012345678 PAL/NTSC
  • 100-240V 50/60Hz – Built-in Wi-FI – 2D/3D – Plays CDs, DVDs & Blu Ray Discs
  • MPEG-2, MPEG-4, JPEG, DivX HD, AVCHD, MKV, WMV DivX XviD AVi MKV all the codecs and ultra fast loading
  • Built in Wi-Fi and LAN Access streaming content like Amazon Video, Youtube, Hulu and more with the Samsung BD-J5900 Blu-ray Disc Player.
  • Plays 2D/3D Blu-ray Regions: A, B and C Plays All-Region DVDs: Region 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. 0 PAL/NTSC Plays PAL and NTSC Region DVDs, BDs and Music CDs.

Couldn’t get wireless to work other than that a good machine.

Fantastic player, let down by a crappy user interface. – but has the company gone bust??. Purchased this as a replacement blu-ray player for my playstation 3 after the optical drive on it failed (i never played games anyway and only used it as a blu-ray player. As i have a host of multiple region dvd’s i decided on this as it would compliment my other multi-region dvd player, and include multi-region blu-ray too. Having a samsung tv also swayed my decision on the bd-j5900 as i wanted the anynet+ functionality and i am perhaps childishly excited when i turn the player on and my tv switches itself on too and goes to the right hdmi input straight away. I also noted that if i pause a disc, then eventually the player turns off, and soon after the tv switches itself off too. (i received a phone call half way through watching something). Never saw this behaviour before. The image quality of this player is superb, and i’m sure the picture is even clearer than my ps3 was.

Very easy to setup and to use when playing bds or dvds for other regions. Arguably one of my favourite purchases this year. I also enjoy the screen mirroring feature using my mobile. My only gripe is that it has no indicator on the front to show when it is on or not. Other than that recommended.

SAMSUNG BD-J5900 NEW CURVED DESIGN – 2D/3D – Built-in WI-FI – Multi Zone A/B/C & Region Code Free DVD 012345678 PAL/NTSC Blu Ray Player. Divx MP4 AVI MKV. 100~240V 50/60Hz (Free HDMi Cable) : Great blu ray multi regional player. Great blu ray multi regional player, very easy to set up great value for money, dispatched to me very quickly.

Samsung dvd player – multi region. Does exactly what it says on the box, very happy with it.

Working brilliantly as i have blurays from both region a and b.

Fantastic player, let down by a crappy user interface. – but has the company gone bust??. Purchased this as a replacement blu-ray player for my playstation 3 after the optical drive on it failed (i never played games anyway and only used it as a blu-ray player. As i have a host of multiple region dvd’s i decided on this as it would compliment my other multi-region dvd player, and include multi-region blu-ray too. Having a samsung tv also swayed my decision on the bd-j5900 as i wanted the anynet+ functionality and i am perhaps childishly excited when i turn the player on and my tv switches itself on too and goes to the right hdmi input straight away. I also noted that if i pause a disc, then eventually the player turns off, and soon after the tv switches itself off too. (i received a phone call half way through watching something). Never saw this behaviour before. The image quality of this player is superb, and i’m sure the picture is even clearer than my ps3 was.

Great blu ray multi regional player. Great blu ray multi regional player, very easy to set up great value for money, dispatched to me very quickly.

Samsung dvd player – multi region. Does exactly what it says on the box, very happy with it.

They are very pleased with it. I had already bought one of these from a high street retailer but i bought this for my parent’s wedding anniversary. They are very pleased with it. Unlike the one i bought for myself, this one bought from amazon plays all dvds not just uk disks.

Couldn’t get wireless to work other than that a good machine.

Up to now this product has lived up to what was said about it thank you.

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HDFury 3  2x HDMI to VGA – Great tool for running hdmi to older inputs.

Great tool for running hdmi to older inputs. . Bought this to run a second non hdcp capable monitor, does exactly what it says on the tin with ease. I’m now able to run non hdcp content from my tivo box.

Prompt service , unit as described.

Brilliant product, feeds my v old component projector no problem.

Breathe new life into pre-hdmi sceens with component input. I have an old (purchased 2004) panasonic plasma, that is pre- hdmi, but only has analogue component input and scart. I fed my 1080i digital video camera into the component input, the camera having hd digital to analogue conversion, and got near-hd pictures. Having researched the internet, i found threads that suggested a hdmi to component input gets round the hdmi/hdcp ‘handshake’ protection, and gives a new lease of life to pre-hdmi screens. The hdfury3 woks a treat, giving a picture with more saturated colours, better contrast, sharper picture (which is the whole purpose of hd over standard definition), and although more expensive than other converters ( of which many do not work, hence a waste of money) means i don’t have to fork out for new screen. The hdfury3 has many settings, which i have not yet experimented with, as there there is no instruction book, so you will have to contact the manufacturers direct for further help. I recommend it if you can afford the device, it certainly gives you a much better picture through scart connections. You obviously need a hd satellite or freeview hd or blu-ray player to feed the screen. I have no connection with the manufacturers.

Although not cheap, this was the only thing i could find that allows me to play monster hunter 3 ultimate on my sony trinitron gdm-fw900: [. This particular model enabled me to get the required audio breakout not usually possible when using a vga adapter with a nintendo wii-u. Unlike other consoles you cannot run hdmi & an composite av cable for audio simultaneously with wii-u. The other great thing about it is the double hdmi inputs. Coupled with a vga>bnc5 cable i was able to connect wii-u & ps3 to my fw900’s bnc input and also have my xbox 360 hooked up to the vga input, i will now get a lot more use out of this awesome monitor thanks to this device. It is also worth mentioning that this particular model will also work with arcade forge’s slg3000 scanline generator, where earlier models apparently do not.

Reviews from purchasers :

  • Breathe new life into pre-HDMI sceens with component input
  • Great tool for running hdmi to older inputs.

Although not cheap, this was the only thing i could find that allows me to play monster hunter 3 ultimate on my sony trinitron gdm-fw900: [. This particular model enabled me to get the required audio breakout not usually possible when using a vga adapter with a nintendo wii-u. Unlike other consoles you cannot run hdmi & an composite av cable for audio simultaneously with wii-u. The other great thing about it is the double hdmi inputs. Coupled with a vga>bnc5 cable i was able to connect wii-u & ps3 to my fw900’s bnc input and also have my xbox 360 hooked up to the vga input, i will now get a lot more use out of this awesome monitor thanks to this device. It is also worth mentioning that this particular model will also work with arcade forge’s slg3000 scanline generator, where earlier models apparently do not.

Great tool for running hdmi to older inputs. . Bought this to run a second non hdcp capable monitor, does exactly what it says on the tin with ease. I’m now able to run non hdcp content from my tivo box.

Breathe new life into pre-hdmi sceens with component input. I have an old (purchased 2004) panasonic plasma, that is pre- hdmi, but only has analogue component input and scart. I fed my 1080i digital video camera into the component input, the camera having hd digital to analogue conversion, and got near-hd pictures. Having researched the internet, i found threads that suggested a hdmi to component input gets round the hdmi/hdcp ‘handshake’ protection, and gives a new lease of life to pre-hdmi screens. The hdfury3 woks a treat, giving a picture with more saturated colours, better contrast, sharper picture (which is the whole purpose of hd over standard definition), and although more expensive than other converters ( of which many do not work, hence a waste of money) means i don’t have to fork out for new screen. The hdfury3 has many settings, which i have not yet experimented with, as there there is no instruction book, so you will have to contact the manufacturers direct for further help. I recommend it if you can afford the device, it certainly gives you a much better picture through scart connections. You obviously need a hd satellite or freeview hd or blu-ray player to feed the screen. I have no connection with the manufacturers.

Prompt service , unit as described.

Brilliant product, feeds my v old component projector no problem.

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Cable Matters ® -Plated Mini DisplayPort Cable in – 4K Resolution Ready – 2m : Great cable but check Apple guidance before buying to connect newer Apple products

Good quality, does was it says. . I have no issues with this product, it’s exactly as described. The construction is of good quality and it has been extremely useful.

Connecting a 2009 imac to a 2013 model imac – this works. If like myself you want to connect a new imac with tunderbolt port to an older imac with mini displayport to create an impressive dual screen set-up, this is definitely the cable to use. I nearly purchased a more expensive thunderbolt cable but found out in advance fortunately that it wouldn’t work in the situation i describe. With 2 x 27′ screen of real estate i’m really cooking with gas.

Cable Matters® Gold-Plated Mini DisplayPort Cable in Black – 4K Resolution Ready – 2m

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  • Convenient cable for directly connecting a Mini DisplayPort (Mini DP or mDP) compatible computer to a monitor with Mini DisplayPort
  • Transmits both audio and video from computer or tablet to HD monitor display; Supports 4K (3840×2160) Ultra HD resolution and flawless audio pass-thru for uncompressed digital 7.1, 5.1 or 2 channels
  • Low-profile connector does not block adjacent ports on your computer, has molded strain-relief for long life, and has ergonomically designed treads for easy plugging and unplugging
  • Gold-plated connectors resist corrosion, provide durability, and improve the signal transmission; Foil & braid shielding reduces Electromagnetic interference; Bare copper conductor enhances cable performance
  • Compatible with Apple MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac mini, Mac Pro; Microsoft Surface Pro/Pro 2/Pro 3 (NOT Surface for Windows RT); Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon, X230/X240s, L430/L440/L530/L540, T430/T440/T440s/T440p/T530/540p, W530/W540, Helix; Dell XPS 13/14/15/17, Latitude E7240/E7440, Precision M3800; Alienware 14/17/18; Acer Aspire R7/S7/V5/V7; Intel NUC; Asus Zenbook; HP Envy 14/17; Google Chromebook Pixel; Cyberpower Zeusbook Edge X6; Toshiba Satellite Pro S500, Tecra M11/A11

I was looking for a lead to connect lenovo x250. I was looking for a lead to connect lenovo x250 laptop to desktop imac (late 2009) so i can use mac as external display – this works perfectly.

It outputs the sound and video at the imac native resolution and always looks great. . Been using it for over a year so i can have a 2009 imac as a second screen for my gaming pc. It outputs the sound and video at the imac native resolution and always looks great.

Does what it’s made for good quality.

Cable Matters® Gold-Plated Mini DisplayPort Cable in Black – 4K Resolution Ready – 2m : Great to connect old imac as monitor to newer macs. . Perfect for what i needed – hooking a new 5k imac to my old 2009 one (via thunderbolt port on the 5k to mini display on the old). Works line a charm, unlike the more expensive thunderbolt cable i initially bought. That doesn’t work, be aware. This is the one you need for this particular setup. I now have a sweet 2 x 27″monitor setup, for the cost of this lovely little cable. Best £8 i’ve spent in ages.

Delighted with this purchase. Has helped me link up my mbp 13 inc to my imac no problems for for extra screen space.

Connect to mac’s together to transfer data.

Great to connect old imac as monitor to newer macs. . Perfect for what i needed – hooking a new 5k imac to my old 2009 one (via thunderbolt port on the 5k to mini display on the old). Works line a charm, unlike the more expensive thunderbolt cable i initially bought. That doesn’t work, be aware. This is the one you need for this particular setup. I now have a sweet 2 x 27’monitor setup, for the cost of this lovely little cable. Best £8 i’ve spent in ages.

Bought two of these so i could play 4k gaming and also for my htc vive. Decent quality feel to them too.

Good solid cable, nicely capped and well packaged.

Sturdy and well made with a bulky casing. This is a sturdy, well-made cable that oozes build quality but unfortunately the size and shape of the plastic casing prevented it from working with my dell u3014 monitor. It was awkward to plug-in and it took a lot of fiddling to get a picture, which would then vanish a second or two later with the slightest movement. This is my second large dell screen. They are both fantastic products and they are both fussy about cable fitting. The connection at the other end to my 2011 macbook pro seemed solid, despite the snug fit against the neighbouring usb cable. I’m successfully using a ‘startech 2m male to male mini displayport cable – white’ which is of a professional rather than opulent build quality, but has long, narrow, rectangular casings which fit correctly. I can’t see any difference in the lengths of the metal connector, so i think the problem is with the chunky shape of the casing and the very tight clearances around the socket.

It is just a cable but still. The cable didn’t cost too much and works perfectly. It is just a cable but still nice that it works.

Connecting a 2009 imac to a 2013 model imac – this works. If like myself you want to connect a new imac with tunderbolt port to an older imac with mini displayport to create an impressive dual screen set-up, this is definitely the cable to use. I nearly purchased a more expensive thunderbolt cable but found out in advance fortunately that it wouldn’t work in the situation i describe. With 2 x 27′ screen of real estate i’m really cooking with gas.

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AGPtek Ultra HD 4K*2K 3D HDBaseT HDMI Network Extender w/ Bi-directional IR Remote – Does its job efficiently without fuss.

Works on cat 5 screened cable-50m. I initially installed these unit on a 3 metre cat 5 patch lead to test the units. At first i had a few issues getting the units to display video reliably but after pressing the reset button on the transmit and receiving unit a couple of times every thing was fine. I then ran just under 50m of cat 5 screened cable and 50m of cat 6 screened cable from my sky box to the tv in my office. I connected the cat 5 screened cable expecting the units not to work as the cable was not to specification but it worked perfectly. The unit has been working on the cat 5 cable for two days now with a perfect picture and ir remote operation. Still haven’t tested the units on the cat 6 cable but i would expect it to work. If you are going to use cat 6 cable be forewarned that the connectors are not the same as the cat 5 connectors as the conductors are of a heavier gauge of wire. Update-tested on 50m cat 6 cable with sky box, worked well. Tested cat 6 cable again but with a 1080i and 1080p signal from a wd media player, neither worked but the 720 mode worker fine.

The easiest way to get quality hdmi by external cabling. . For ages i have been trying to find a way to extend hdmi to my kitchen without destroying half the house first. As everyone knows; the hdmi plugs are pre-fitted and require an enormous hole to accommodate them; also even the mini hdmi plugs are not supplied on suitable outdoor cable. Together with 15 metres of high quality cat 6a professional gold cable i read the instructions and fitted it within an hour. A 12mm hole was all that was required – well within the capacity of my cordless drill. All connected up and powered up. Hey presto we have a beautiful picture on the ‘sovos’ in the kitchen; also the virgin remote works all functions as if in the living room. I really cannot praise this system highly enough. Post script i also tried this initially with a 20 metre cable and the results were the same – that should be enough for even the most demanding requirements.

I initially had an issue where i was powering it. I initially had an issue where i was powering it from a trend poe 1gbit converter (max 1. 5a) where it tripped the device (ie. 5a at a point in time), but have since just used the adapters provided and it works perfectly. Been running for a week now without a hitch. Here are the specifications for the AGPtek Ultra HD 4K*2K 3D HDBaseT HDMI Network Extender w/ Bi-directional IR Remote:

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  • HDMI signal: HDMI1.4, compatible with HDCP; support CEC and 24bits deep color
  • Resolution support: 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, 3D, 4kx2k
  • Ethernet cable support: CAT5E, CAT6, CAT6A, CAT7
  • IR: Support 20~60kHz wide frequency devices and Bi-directional IR transmission
  • Support audio format: uncompressed audio output such as LPCM, and compressed audio output like DTS-HD, Dolby True HD

Perfect for cctv where you want to control and view from a remote location.

This item arrived today and i immediately set about installing it. I know it says it requires cat6 but i decided to try it with an existing run of unshielded cat5. (no point in running new cable) the run was about 20 meters and it worked perfectly first time. I am using it to run sky q to another tv (magiceye replacement). It does require power at either end but that’s a small price to pay to eliminate the need for a sky q mini and the extra monthly cost that entails.

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  • Works on CAT 5 screened cable-50m
  • Works as desired, but always running hot to the touch.
  • Good but could be better!!

I now have xbox one in my bedroom.

Works ok – image was a little dark and slightly laggy but it would have been fine for my use case. Works ok – image was a little dark and slightly laggy but it would have been fine for my use case, unfortunately it renders rest of network unusable. House is cabled up with cat6 and a gigabit router and has been tested at 800-900mbit/sec. When this device is plugged into the network everything else (network shares, internet etc) grinds to a halt. Tried various ports and devices all to the same result. Perhaps the bandwidth of streaming 1080p simply maxes out the router and you need a 10gb version but it would have been nice to know this before purchasing.

Worked first time connecting a sky+ hd box. Worked first time connecting a sky+ hd box to a smart tv approximately 15 meters away over standard cat 5e cable.

They work wellsending my xbox one to my summer house from the av cabinet about 25mworks fine at 720p however the minute the xbox is set to 1080p i get audio crackling and the picture drops out every 30 seconds or so. I am using 100% copper ethernet cable which conforms to cat6 standards. I am an it professional so i know what i am doing but cannot get them to run at 1080p. I even tried it with a 2m cable and still get the dropout when set to 1080p. Maybe i just have slightly faulty units i will see how they go for a while.

Use good quality cat6 or even cat7 and you will get great results.

Brutal on lan traffic – better instructions and more configuration options needed, but does the job. . Very useful device – works extremely well, and if you only have a small quiet network with not a lot going on you will be fine – but if you have a few devices like sonos, nas file transfers, iptoir controllers they can be brutal. Sonos gets wiped out completely if your sonos units are restarted, other devices just drop off. I counted 58,000+ packets of data in less than 2 mins – leaving very little room for everything else. I was forced to put them on a vlan but that involves two managed switches and it’s not for the average user to configure. The best thing you can do with these is just run it’s own cable between the two and don’t put them on your main network. These are the same as the monoprice units and they have a firmware upload webpage built in if you know the ip. Would be great if these things could set their own vlans but they don’t – you have to set it yourself. Some people think that these run better on gigabit – doesn’t make any difference as they only run at 10/100.

Does its job efficiently without fuss. . This unit does its job very well. It certainly does not get too warm indeed one unit is slightly warm and the other cold. The infra red facility also works well and the unit has a competitive price. Similar units with different brand names appear to be available but these are more expensive.

Works on cat 5 screened cable-50m. I initially installed these unit on a 3 metre cat 5 patch lead to test the units. At first i had a few issues getting the units to display video reliably but after pressing the reset button on the transmit and receiving unit a couple of times every thing was fine. I then ran just under 50m of cat 5 screened cable and 50m of cat 6 screened cable from my sky box to the tv in my office. I connected the cat 5 screened cable expecting the units not to work as the cable was not to specification but it worked perfectly. The unit has been working on the cat 5 cable for two days now with a perfect picture and ir remote operation. Still haven’t tested the units on the cat 6 cable but i would expect it to work. If you are going to use cat 6 cable be forewarned that the connectors are not the same as the cat 5 connectors as the conductors are of a heavier gauge of wire. Update-tested on 50m cat 6 cable with sky box, worked well. Tested cat 6 cable again but with a 1080i and 1080p signal from a wd media player, neither worked but the 720 mode worker fine.

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Samsung NEW CURVED CODEFREE BD-J5100 MultiZone Region Code Free DVD 012345678 PAL/NTSC Blu Ray Zone A/B/C : I’m very pleased with this multi-region BluRay player

Machine i got only plays usa dvd and blue ray. Machine i got only plays usa dvd and blue ray, will not play any europe disc. Swapped multiple emails with supplier to try various codes and even a software download and nothing worked. But it lets me play usa discs i had, was a cheap price and is very small, so decided to keep it rather than send back.

Excellent region free blu-ray player that plays dvds from anywhere. Excellent region free blu-ray player that plays dvds from anywhere and plays blu-rays from regions a, b & c, it came brand new and was delivered fast & to play blu-rays from america and canada press 1 for u. K and europe prees 2 on the remote etc.

NEW CURVED SAMSUNG CODEFREE BD-J5100 MultiZone Region Code Free DVD 012345678 PAL/NTSC Blu Ray Zone A/B/C. Divx Xvid AVI MKV. 100~240V 50/60Hz (Free HDMi Cable)

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  • REGION-FREE – MULTI REGION – CODE-FREE – BD Zone A, B & C  Play Any Blu-ray and DVD Region 012345678 PAL/NTSC Works on all TVs with HDMI connection
  • Play Pal and NTSC; 110-240 volts. Play any region DVD or Blu-ray from anywhere in the world!
  • REQUIRES INTERNET CONNECTION FOR SMART FEATURES- DOES NOT HAVE WiFi. With a wired internet connection Access streaming content including – BBC iPlayer – YouTube – Netflix – Amazon instant – Yupp TV – Opera TV
  • Plug in your USB or HDD and instantly share with friends and family.

A much better picture than my older sony. A much better picture than my older sony. However, the amazon video app is linked to the u. If you have a ‘prime membership’ with the u. I could find no way to choose which amazon site i wanted, so was stuck with the u. Videos on the amazon site are only available as a ‘prime member’ joining the u. Site as a ‘prime member (i doubt) will give you free postage for items bought there. So you’ll be paying for the videos only. Of course, before amazon joined up the two services into one. But to pay for something you’re not going to get seems a little foolish.

Region free disc play is goodinternet streaming has issues. I ordered this as my husband moved from the us to the uk and wanted something that would play both us and uk based dvds and bluray discs. The player does this just fine. We can pop in a uk disk (either format) and then pop in a us disk (either format) and it plays all without issues or prompts. Added my husband’s netflix account and had no issues (being his netflex account is us based). When we attempted to add my uk amazon prime account ran into major issues. The device tries to always connect to the us based amazon (. Com) and would not link up with the uk based amazon (. My husband spent over an hour in a chat and then two hours on the phone with amazon support trying to sort it all out. In the end, amazon has no idea what is wrong nor how to fix it.

Ive converted a few dvd and br players myself over the years. This is a us model (states r1/a on the rear). It comes with a 3 pin plug adaptor (us 2 pin plug still on it). After some searching this adaptor seems to conform to uk safety standards and has what appears to be relevant safety marks and numbers on it. Mine came with a 10 amp fuse included which seems quite high considering most uk players have either 3 or 5 amp fuses fitted. Maybe this is to compensate for the voltage change(?) (110 upto 240v). As for the region free, i have to assume these are brought over as locked american players and converted using a code to the hidden installer menu or a software ‘hack’. This is normal practise when it comes to converting players, and it’s how i’ve had to do it in the past. The region free dvd automatically selects relevant region depending on the dvds coding.

NEW CURVED SAMSUNG CODEFREE BD-J5100 MultiZone Region Code Free DVD 012345678 PAL/NTSC Blu Ray Zone A/B/C. Divx Xvid AVI MKV. 100~240V 50/60Hz (Free HDMi Cable) : Ive converted a few dvd and br players myself over the years. This is a us model (states r1/a on the rear). It comes with a 3 pin plug adaptor (us 2 pin plug still on it). After some searching this adaptor seems to conform to uk safety standards and has what appears to be relevant safety marks and numbers on it. Mine came with a 10 amp fuse included which seems quite high considering most uk players have either 3 or 5 amp fuses fitted. Maybe this is to compensate for the voltage change(?) (110 upto 240v). As for the region free, i have to assume these are brought over as locked american players and converted using a code to the hidden installer menu or a software ‘hack’. This is normal practise when it comes to converting players, and it’s how i’ve had to do it in the past. The region free dvd automatically selects relevant region depending on the dvds coding.

Does exactly what it said on the tin and more. All dvds play fine; i’ve even played brd from regions a & b without manual configuration being needed.

Excellent picture quality on a 75′ 4k samsung tv.

Region free disc play is goodinternet streaming has issues. I ordered this as my husband moved from the us to the uk and wanted something that would play both us and uk based dvds and bluray discs. The player does this just fine. We can pop in a uk disk (either format) and then pop in a us disk (either format) and it plays all without issues or prompts. Added my husband’s netflix account and had no issues (being his netflex account is us based). When we attempted to add my uk amazon prime account ran into major issues. The device tries to always connect to the us based amazon (. Com) and would not link up with the uk based amazon (. My husband spent over an hour in a chat and then two hours on the phone with amazon support trying to sort it all out. In the end, amazon has no idea what is wrong nor how to fix it.

I have got this m/c in my lounge hooked up to my samsung 4k tv and its brilliant, so for my mans room i invested in this one, i have a huge collection of blu rays from the usa which i used to put through my ps4 usa version but i had to keep taking my games out, so i got this, and its absolutely wonderful. Watched a dogs purpose blu ray last night,brilliant,then followed by bad moon directors cut region a straight afterwards and it was absolutely flawless. This machine worth every penny and is so easy to use, brilliant service as well, spoke to the shop who supplies these for general info and they were brilliant, all in all a brilliant transaction 10 out of 10. B this review only applies to the samsung bd-j7500 and nothing else.

Arrived two days early, looks smart, decent price and can play every region. Very happy with my purchase.

Great purchase efficiently delivered. Item arrived on time and as advertised.

Does exactly what it said on the tin and more. All dvds play fine; i’ve even played brd from regions a & b without manual configuration being needed.

Good value for money – great service too. . Item works perfectly as described – works with all dvd and blu-ray formats from all regions. Simple to use and has the added feature of being able to play media files (pictures files, mp3 and mp4) as well, either from disk or usb stick. Can be networked via ethernet cable for upgrades, wi-fi would’ve been nice, but i suppose you can’t have everything. Overall, great little unit and great service – would definitely recommend both the unit and this seller again.

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BT Humax DTR-T2100 500gb YouView Recorder Unit : Ok for straight tv, but that is it.

Substantially improved than the box it replaces. The dtr-t2100 is an up to date youview box from bt. You will get it absolutely free if you subscribe to tv from bt but for those who by now have an previously box or who want youview with a diverse world wide web provider this is for you. The box is really modest as opposed to the primary and significantly snappier due to an upgraded processor. Most essential for me a the absence of 2 things one. The pink fluorescent display screen of the old box and two. The old scrolling display screen was very worthless and just distracting from viewing and the previous box was really quite noisy owing to its want for a fan. This box has an exterior energy provide and now use a 2. These improvements in addition regardless of what the new processor is only desires passive cooling so it is silent. Other than this if you want to know any additional facts then in all other respects the youview working experience is identical to the before dtr-t1000 and i propose googling for any evaluation of this box to fill in any blanks.

Humax DTR-T2100 500gb BT YouView Recorder Unit (Dual Tuner)

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  • Twin tuners, record two channels whilst watching a third or watching catchup
  • 500GB provides 300 hours of SD content, or 125 hours of HD content.
  • Programmable remote works with majority of TVs to control volume, on/off supported.
  • Smartphone app allows you to connect/pair your smartphone/iphone and then browse the EPG and schedule recordings remotely
  • Ships with manual, remote, power supply, HDMI cable and 10m Ethernet network cable.

Quite joyful functions fantastic does what it suggests on the box and great cost off amazon.

Great product, no cables or batteries but cant grumble for the price.

Smashing just what i desired, just plugged it in and was doing work.

Humax DTR-T2100 500gb BT YouView Recorder Unit (Dual Tuner) : I thoroughly recommend this product. This unit exceeds expectations with the ability to not only catch up with programmes from the previous 7 days, but also allows direct access to bbc iplayer, itv player, all4, demand5 and many more. This is over and above the standard dual channel recording capability with or without subtitles. I thoroughly recommend this product.

Great and responsive not like the earlier youview box i experienced from a diverse operator.

Great product, no cables or batteries but cant grumble for the price.

Products as explained and operates effectively at current.

Great for terrestial recordings, application implementation not amazing. Fantastic worth (i bought new from current market spot). The reduction of a single star is due to the fact even with a 30mbs connection, e. The iplayer and 4all apps do not contend for speed and high-quality with e. I do not have a bt membership so i do not know if my relationship is by some means crippled – i doubt it, i am just seeking for an explanation.

Ok for straight television, but that is it. . It truly is okay of types but not as superior as i hoped. The seven working day catchup is not performing now.

Quickly linked, up and managing in no time.

Unquestionably fantastic, i have experienced a number of freeview bins in the past and this beats them hands down, i experienced beforehand owned the humax dtr1000 and that was a nightmare with so a lot of technological difficulties. This 1 is compact, very well built, tremendous tranquil and pretty user friendly. The interface is excellent and after linked up to the ethernet cable the on need function is as excellent as any out there which include sky. I purchased mine from ebay and received it for 50 % the value.

Merchandise is pretty excellent at second only had for couple times now but. Merchandise is extremely superior at instant only experienced for handful of days now but like it ton scaled-down than older variation it changed and is a lot quiter are unable to remark on courses performing as only just set it up but have tuned channels in and the picture high quality is very quite good and audio so at moment is really great get nicely proposed.

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HDanywhere 25 m Active Wire High Speed HDMI Cable – The already good HD image via an Oppo Blu ray to Denon

Following a number of tries with a selection of hdmi cables, all of which didnt perform, i was proposed this by a perfectly recognised high street hifi retailer. This cable is excellent high-quality for the value. I’ve utilized this on a tremendous extensive run projecting hd blu rays on to a one hundred twenty inch display and all i can sat is wowdon’t mess about , get this cable , which together with the supplier is initial class.

Does every little thing it suggests on the tin. Operates excellent with my epson whole hd 3d projector. I have installed the cable within the ceiling void and the long 10m size signifies that it does not have to choose the shortest path, but the most easy route for set up and so on. I can not detect any change in image high-quality or performance due to the fact using this cable.

Doubtful about hdmi a this kind of length, have just tested them ahead of set up and they labored even with out the usb electrical power but i shall use the usb energy to minimize load on other tools. In ab comparison with a quick cable there is a slight decline of definition but pretty appropriate as they will ordinarily be made use of to feed other than the principal household screen. Addendum, these cable do will need 5v feed, i had tried using it originally with a distribution box that need to have supplied adequate voltage to operate the internal equaliser chip, they did not operate directly related to a sky box without having the usb 5v offer. Irrespective nevertheless an a1 item.Here are the specifications for the HDanywhere 25 m Active Wire High Speed HDMI Cable:

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  • Compatible with all HDMI devices – High-definition video and audio in a single cable
  • Specially designed with a USB connection at the source end to boost signal for longer HDMI cable distances (8 meters and over), where standard HDMI cables suffer signal degradation*
  • For use with your A/V receiver, games console, Blu-ray player, set-top-box and other media devices.
  • Delivers 3D and 1080p flawlessly

The already good hd image via an oppo blu ray to denon. Having had issues with another manufacturer’s hdmi i thought i would upgrade but as the part was over £40 i wanted advice. It was delivered quickly and fully in a number of emails that explained and reassured. When the item arrived two days later it not only lived up to expectatins but blew them away. The already good hd image via an oppo blu ray to denon receiver to 3d projector has leaped in detail and clarity. I cannot see me buying leads from anywhere else following this purchase.

This solved all my troubles in one go. This solved all my complications in a person go. I had an previous hdmi cable plugged into my projector by way of my macbook pro and ps3 and so on. The photo was often breaking up so i acquired this hdanyware cable and its fab. It will come with a wired usb connector so it boosts the sign in excess of the 10m distance. The picture is now strong and sharp with zero separation.

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  • High recommend as the cable is fantastic. Be warned though that the 8m wire I received had a mid-wire unit.
  • The already good HD image via an Oppo Blu ray to Denon
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The already good hd image via an oppo blu ray to denon. Having had issues with another manufacturer’s hdmi i thought i would upgrade but as the part was over £40 i wanted advice. It was delivered quickly and fully in a number of emails that explained and reassured. When the item arrived two days later it not only lived up to expectatins but blew them away. The already good hd image via an oppo blu ray to denon receiver to 3d projector has leaped in detail and clarity. I cannot see me buying leads from anywhere else following this purchase.

Following a number of tries with a selection of hdmi cables, all of which didnt perform, i was proposed this by a perfectly recognised high street hifi retailer. This cable is excellent high-quality for the value. I’ve utilized this on a tremendous extensive run projecting hd blu rays on to a one hundred twenty inch display and all i can sat is wowdon’t mess about , get this cable , which together with the supplier is initial class.

The cable arrived in good time and seems to work effectively with my blu. The cable arrived in superior time and appears to do the job properly with my blu ray player and projector nonetheless the equalisation chipset/machine is in the center of the cable even however the vendor implies they have moved it to one of the ends. This does not have an impact on me as i you should not encase the cable within just trunking but i know some purchasers might wish to so this is for their data.

High propose as the cable is superb. Be warned although that the 8m wire i been given experienced a mid-wire device. . I have a projector on the wall which from time to time dropped connection with the 7m cable i was working with. I was advised to get one the activewire wires as the usb electric power cable boosts the sign. The cable is excellent and i’ve experienced no concerns. I would hugely recommend but be warned that regardless of the the note in the description. ‘please observe, we have not too long ago upgraded our activewire cables, the equalisation chipset is now encased within just the headshell, so will not be current as a mid-wire unit’. The 8m cable i acquired presented with a mid-wire unit. The good news is for me it failed to effect my wire trunking, as i went by way of the loft, but it could affect many others relying on how they trunk the wire.

Fantastic cable, does particularly what it states on the tin, with wonderful picture and audio copy. My preceding cable at 8 metres extensive used to drop the signal every single time a mild swap in the residence was used but this cable never ever requirements to complete the handshake action after the initial time you change on the bluray. Would suggest to any one who requires a extended length hdmi.

This solved all my troubles in one go. This solved all my complications in a person go. I had an previous hdmi cable plugged into my projector by way of my macbook pro and ps3 and so on. The photo was often breaking up so i acquired this hdanyware cable and its fab. It will come with a wired usb connector so it boosts the sign in excess of the 10m distance. The picture is now strong and sharp with zero separation.

Pretty very well built cable, great more than longer distance. I place mine across the home under the flooring boards so the measurement of the booster connector was not a difficulty.

Fantastic cable, does particularly what it states on the tin, with wonderful picture and audio copy. My preceding cable at 8 metres extensive used to drop the signal every single time a mild swap in the residence was used but this cable never ever requirements to complete the handshake action after the initial time you change on the bluray. Would suggest to any one who requires a extended length hdmi.

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HD Zone 40M HDMI High Speed Cable v2 : Well Made Robust HDMI Connectors

Cost doesn’t always meant quality. I bought way too much for the length i actually needed but the price is amazing and it is very good quality.

Nice product good price i will buy again.

Well made robust hdmi connectors. These are great heavy duty hdmi cables. Ideal if you have an easy to reach connector that doesn’t need complicated routing and where space is not a squeeze. Gold-plated connectors ensure a good quality connection.

Solid item, nicely made and works well.

Cost doesn’t always meant quality. I bought way too much for the length i actually needed but the price is amazing and it is very good quality.

40M HDMI High Speed Cable v2.0/1.4a 18Gbps 2160p 3D TV PS4 SKY HD 4K Ultra HD Ethernet Audio Return Virgin BT PC Laptop Nylon Braided- IBRA BLACK GOLD : If there was ever such a thing, as king of all cables, this would be a good contenderi purchased the 9mm cable, mainly for the extra length and the fact it’s gold plated made it more appealing. On arrival i was surprised at the sheer weight of the cable, not too mention the length. The cable itself is made from strong durable material with heavy duty quality. The gold plated adaptor plugs look amazing too. I’ve had cheap and costly hdmi cables in the past but this cable took a shine off them all. It’s definitely worth the price. I have the cable plugged into my main living room tv, surprisingly long and tangle free it makes all my other cables look flimsy in comparison. Simple to use, just plug in to any hd tv, sky box or ps4/xbox etc. Gives a good quality picture, this cable should last a long time.

I have had a lot of problems with hdmi cables which failed or worked loose and i now think it’s worth getting more expensive ones. The cord is very solid (made from some kid of braided plastic) and the plugs make a tight firm connection.

Very good sturdy tough hdmi cables, and very quick delivery.

Great product, well made and easy to use. Great product,well made and easy to use. Very happy with this purchase.

Works well with my tv and player.

Was worried the cheaper price would mean a cheaper quality. Not so, picture quality is exactly the same as that provided by a more expensive comparable cable.

Crystal clear video and audio with this superb quality hdmi cable. This is an extremely well made five metre long, high speed pro gold hdmi cable with ethernet from ibra. An hdmi cable connects digital audio and video devices to each other allowing data through a single cable to be transmitted from one device to the other. One hdmi cable can replace as many as six or more older style analogue cables. A good quality hdmi cable will transmit crystal clear video and audio. This hdmi cable comes in a simple heavy duty plastic bag. This cable is a five metre long black braided cable that has a durable black and gold rubber connector cover at each end. The connectors themselves are 24k gold plated which is a much better conductor than other metals. This hdmi cable supports full hd 3d tv, it also supports resolutions from below 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p and 2160p it also supports 4k x 2k video. This ibra hdmi cable is perfect for blu-ray, 3d hdtv, virgin media, sky tv, projectors, 24p true cinema, xbox 360, ps3, ps4 and xbox one.

Luxury gold and pro gold cables look and feel like they should be much more expensive than they are. These luxury gold and pro gold cables look and feel like they should be much more expensive than they are. Although stiff in comparison with some, they feel well made and i have experience zero problems with them thus far. Would definitely buy more and recommend.

Great buy and great quality on watching the tv.

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Multi Cable High Speed 50 meter HDMI 2 – 4K UHD TV HDMI CABLE.

Great quality product and great price. . Great quality product and great price.

With hdmi cables there is no better or worse image or sound. With hdmi cables there is no better or worse image or sound, they either work or they don’t, the ones and zero’s either go through or they don’t, makes me laugh when i see folks say their expensive hdmi improve their experience. Recon they think the zeros are more rounded.

Here are the specifications for the Multi Cable High Speed 50 meter HDMI 2:

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  • HIGH SPEED 50M LONG HDMI CABLE connects a Blu-ray player, computer, AV receiver, Apple TV, Roku streaming media player, cable box, Play Station 3, Play Station, Xbox One, 360, Nintendo Wii, Wii U or other HDMI compatible devices to your Ultra 4K TV (UHD TV), HDTV, monitor, or projector
  • QUALITY CONSTRUCTION with built-in Signal BOOSTER: 24AWG Pure Copper Conductors, Triple Shielding and Gold-Plated Full Metal Jacket Connectors provides strength, durability and prevents interference or signal degradation.
  • Cable is directional (see description) Fully Shielded Heavy Duty 24 Gauge – CL2 Rated for In-Wall-Installations
  • SUPPORTS: HDMI 2.0 functions including 3D video, HD, UHD, Audio Return Channel (ARC), HDMI Ethernet Channel (HEC), 48 Bit Deep Color, 32 channel audio, HDCP, Dolby True HD 7.1 audio, and more SUPPORTS: Resolutions up to 4Kx2K (UHD) including 4096×2160, 3840×2160, 2560×1600, 2560×1440, 1920×1200, and 1080p – Category 2 Certified – High-Speed 10.2 gbps / 340 MHz Supports Increased Refresh Rates & 48-Bit Deep Color
  • CERTIFIED CABLE: 99.9% Oxygen Free Cable for Minimum Signal Degradation, ROHS Compliant!

Great quality excellent 4k 60fps streaming. Great hdmi cables – work fantastic streaming 60fps 4k from my denon receiver to my samsung 4k tvabsolutely no reason to get any other cables than thesewould purchase again – top marks.

Does what it says on the tin. Came quickly, seems high quality. Certainly seems to work with no obvious interference, etc,.

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  • with HDMI cables there is no better or worse image or sound
  • Great Quality Excellent 4K 60fps Streaming
  • Excellent HDMI cable.

These are excellent been using them for 30m distance to get camera. These are excellent been using them for 30m distance to get camera signal for live broadcast to my main dec in another room. Booster works fine no signal loss so far. 1 think you need to bar in mind is the source side of the hdmi needs to do from the camera side and other end to your system/tv.

Exactly how is on the picture.

Excellent quality cable which supports hd picture and sound. At this price, why wouldn’t you?.

Excellent quality product at a good value price. Got it to suit my new 4k tv along with upscaling dvd player.

No problems and super fast delivery.

Excellent quality cable which supports hd picture and sound. At this price, why wouldn’t you?.

Excellent quality product at a good value price. Got it to suit my new 4k tv along with upscaling dvd player.

Does what it says on the tin. Came quickly, seems high quality. Certainly seems to work with no obvious interference, etc,.

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