Playing Movies


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  1. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    took a few movies that i converted and put on my Nook since I had to fly over the weekend.

    Movies encoded fine, play fine but the sound is too low(especially on an airplane to hear).

    When in a hotel room I can watch Netflix just fine with the earbuds and hear everything.

    Not sure if has something to do with the way I encoded(I have several movies on it now) or the output of the jack isn't it greatest?

    Used handbrake to compress to play on the Nook.

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  2. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    stinger608 and d3310n like this.
  3. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    that worked quite well. Now I just need a few hours of downtime to watch the movie. It works good in a quiet environment, just not so good on a plane. Volume control will help alot.
  4. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    Just don't go any higher than you need to.
  5. Podivin

    Podivin VIP Member VIP Member

    Noise cancelling headphones, while not cheap, are great if you're a frequent-ish flyer. My wife and I use Sony brand and like them.
  6. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    Got a model number? :D
  7. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    $32 online, $100 local. :D
  8. Podivin

    Podivin VIP Member VIP Member

    I'm just guessing that you're willing to wait a few days for them to ship, in order to save $68...
    :)
  9. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    I've got a cheaper Sony headset I use to watch TV on the treadmill. I was wondering how yours compared to mine. (Yours is much nicer. :D)
  10. d3310n

    d3310n Well-Known Member

    Id invest in some rx700s instead but meh, to each their own.
  11. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    I'd like a set of wireless RF noise-cancelling headphones from Santa. :D
  12. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    I'd like a CM7 touchpad from santa, but I'll settle for a CM7 Nook tablet.
  13. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    How about, "I'd like a CM7 Touchpad AND a CM7 Nook tablet from Santa"?
  14. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    well now that i'd traveled with the Nook a few times i have to admit it's nice having the 7" and being able to put it in my front pant pocket. Wouldn't be able to do that with a 10".

    Wanting both is just plain greedy :)
  15. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    Since I don't own a 7" any more, I'm starting to travel with the 10". The guy in the cube next to me at work, carries his iPad2 with him everywhere. He has an app on it for a 2nd job which he might need to support and he's started reading books on it in his car :D during breaks.

    I'm just suggesting to ask for two and your likelihood of getting one increases.
  16. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    well I'm searching for a touchpad(32g) but people that stocked up are hoping for a quick payday. I can't bring my cheapass to give them more than 50 for what they paid for it.
  17. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    If you wait long enough you should be able to find a used one. I get tired of the search after a while.

    You could bid on one on fleeBay. :D
  18. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    if I was without I'd be more pressed. Since it's more of a want than a need, I've got plenty of time.

    Most of my recent time has been spent looking for a new handgun. We recently passed the concealed carry and I've been looking for something new to add to the arsenal.

    Narrowed down to a taurus Raging Judge magnum or a glock 36.
  19. colchiro

    colchiro Well-Known Member

    Guns or toys, that's a hard choice. :D
  20. gsutton

    gsutton Active Member

    Go Judge. Well made and no plastic.
  21. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    Harder than you'd expect it to be.
  22. klouud

    klouud Well-Known Member

    I use skull candy's 50/50 earbuds for studying in the school library - work like a charm and sound great.

    $50
  23. 2acclaim

    2acclaim Well-Known Member

    that reminds me, I've got a set of skull candy full metal jackets that I got from the coke rewards program a few years ago.

    Supposed to be really good buds, just need to remember where i put them.
  24. FyrFytr998

    FyrFytr998 Active Member

    I love Skull Candy. Great quality for the prices.

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