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Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-15, 05:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
I chromecast from my phone to my tv. Would...

I chromecast from my phone to my tv.

Would it better for me the put my phone near the router when I cast, or should it be near the TV where the chromecast is hooked up?

I also wonder if there's...
Forum: Home Computing   2019-09-15, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By Classy1
the reason those speeds are low is because they...

the reason those speeds are low is because they come from a 2 year old motorola phone i use to chromecast onto my tv. When I use my iPad6 to do those same speed tests they're much higher.

I use...
Forum: Home Computing   2019-09-14, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By Classy1
More Mbps or a better signal strength?

I have a dual band router at home.

I put one of my devices in a room.

Using the 2.4 Ghz option I get speeds of 20-30 mbps and a strong wifi signal

Using the 5.0 Ghz option i get speeds...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-13, 02:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
I should have said that i turned 'off'...

I should have said that i turned 'off' cinemotion, not on.

I ain't spending 250 bucks just because DAZN's frame rate isn't looking the way I want it to. I also think that it won't make a...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-12, 05:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
I looked it up on the internet. I turned on the...

I looked it up on the internet. I turned on the 'Cinemotion' on my sony tv settings and DAZN started to look smoother (better than before). Still not cable tv quality, but better.

tried to...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-12, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By Classy1
yep, It looks like he's going to have to with the...

yep, It looks like he's going to have to with the chromecast.

I hope one day apple doesn't change their mind and stop allowing chromecast on their devices.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-09, 05:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
It's weird because shows like NFL redzone are...

It's weird because shows like NFL redzone are hardknocks stream perfectly. But other programs don't.

Not noticing a difference when i change my wifi from 2.4G to 5.0G. Pretty much looks the...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-09, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By Classy1
What if I wouldn't be using this repeater/booster...

What if I wouldn't be using this repeater/booster to cast TV shows or anything super important that needs high speeds?

I just want to use it just for seldom, mundane basic boring internet tasks...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-07, 03:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
Still having some issues with DAZN. It...

Still having some issues with DAZN.

It streams perfectly on my ipad, but when I cast to to a tv with my chromecast, that’s a different issue.

My modem/router works at 5Ghz and 100 mpbs and I...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-07, 01:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By Classy1
I do know that Chromecast does work for IOS...

I do know that Chromecast does work for IOS devices (like I pad) But i also know that chromecast was originally meant for google/android devices. If he really has to, he'll just buy a chromecast,...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-07, 01:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By Classy1
But the wifi boosters that I listed above have 4...

But the wifi boosters that I listed above have 4 to 5 star customer reviews

lol:laugh
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-07, 12:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
I looked hard, but I can't find anywhere on...

I looked hard, but I can't find anywhere on amazon or a store in vancouver that sells google chromecast ethernet adapter.

I guess if i chose to buy one i would have to go generic

something like...
Forum: Shaw Cable   2019-09-06, 06:57 PM
Replies: 382
Views: 169,035
Posted By Classy1
unofficial preview? lol. More like someone...

unofficial preview?

lol. More like someone is asleep at the switch.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-06, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By Classy1
Wifi Boosters

I'm looking on amazon to buy a Wifi booster for me 2.4/5.0G 300 mbps modem/router

any suggestions on a good cheap one

Here are some I came across. What do you guys think?
...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-06, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By Classy1
Casting Devices for IOS devices

I have an android device and the google chromecast works good for me

I have a friend who owns an I pad who wants to start casting shows from his iPad to his TV. What are some devices (similar to...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-06, 06:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
With Dazn I don't have buffering problems. But...

With Dazn I don't have buffering problems. But the it seems like it's operating of 7-15 frames per second (fps)
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-06, 06:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
Congrats on the 300MB Thanks too bad...

Congrats on the 300MB

Thanks

too bad DAZN still sucks

Even when I switch over to 5 Ghz on my WIFI still no difference

I might try attaching an ethernet adapter to the end of my chromecast...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-09-03, 03:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
just struck a deal with shaw. I'm getting...

just struck a deal with shaw.

I'm getting Internet 300, with a better modem/wifi router on the way. All for a much cheaper price.

The chromecast gives me a good picture for streaming video but...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-08-07, 07:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
shaw didn't rip me off because the modem was...

shaw didn't rip me off because the modem was free. Unless your suggesting that my old connection was better (Motorola Surfboard SB 5102 with a data transfer rate of 30 MB/S and download speeds of...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-08-02, 04:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
just received a new modem/wifi router from shaw. ...

just received a new modem/wifi router from shaw.

Cisco DPC3825

I guess it's better than the old one.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-08-01, 04:49 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
just talked to a shaw rep. He said that you...

just talked to a shaw rep.

He said that you need 8mbps to properly steam HD and that you would lose speed on wifi compared to being wired. live streaming on wifi is not recommended.

thoughts?
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2019-07-31, 07:55 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 68,986
Posted By Classy1
anyone use chromecast for dazn? the website does...

anyone use chromecast for dazn? the website does say that it is compatible.

anyone still know if you can pay the subscription fee using your google play account?

just read on the website...
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2019-07-31, 07:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,616
Posted By Classy1
I didn't know the epl was already starting up...

I didn't know the epl was already starting up next week (kinda early).

I checked the guide on my tv and there was a game listed on NBC for Saturday morning, do it doesn't look like Canadian EPL...
Forum: Shaw Cable   2019-07-31, 07:46 PM
Replies: 382
Views: 169,035
Posted By Classy1
MTV on free preview Channel 122 in...

MTV on free preview

Channel 122 in Vancouver

and i'm still getting food network HD for free.
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2019-07-30, 04:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,616
Posted By Classy1
Does anyone know if EPL games on NBC be blacked...

Does anyone know if EPL games on NBC be blacked out in canada now that Dazn has EPL rights?
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2019-07-30, 04:58 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,616
Posted By Classy1
- Canada Women's and Men's national team home...

- Canada Women's and Men's national team home games

That doesn't include world cup qualifying does it?
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2019-07-30, 04:56 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 68,986
Posted By Classy1
I was wondering about subscribing to dan. I just...

I was wondering about subscribing to dan. I just have a few questions for you guys.

I've ready plenty of complaints about NFL streaming over the past couple of years. are these complains valid. ...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-07-27, 07:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
thanks for all the help and info guys and girls.

thanks for all the help and info guys and girls.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-07-26, 03:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
the $68 dollar monthly package is what shaw...

the $68 dollar monthly package is what shaw offers, what can i do about it, lol

I don't think that data transfer and download speeds would affect streaming quality right?

the next level up is...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2019-07-25, 04:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,973
Posted By Classy1
I just read that a 5.0 GHZ Wifi router is faster...

I just read that a 5.0 GHZ Wifi router is faster than a 2.4 GHZ Wifi router but the 2.4 GHZ wifi router will cover longer distances in the house than a 5.0 GHZ wifi router. If this is true than this...
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