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Offline francis wu

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #225 on: November 25, 2018, 11:31 »
Of course no issue for now but on a long term basis, your 1.8A adapter will heat up faster and it will be very warm on the touch which is not a proper way to power the Zidoo's as it will shorten the life span!

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #226 on: November 26, 2018, 22:53 »
Hello. Just received my Zidoo from 1111 Lazada sale. May I know if there will be any issues if I were to use my ifi ipower 12v/1.8A power supply? I am currently using it for my popcorn hour a400 without issues. Not sure if it has enough 'juice' for the Zidoo or not.

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Hi Chaizhoi, do you feel this ifi power adaptor 'improve' the AV quality?

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #227 on: November 27, 2018, 10:45 »
Hi Chaizhoi, do you feel this ifi power adaptor 'improve' the AV quality?
Previously using ifi with my pch a400. Color looks deeper. I didn't use the stock power supply with my Zidoo before to do a proper comparison.

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #228 on: November 27, 2018, 10:50 »
Machiam have new models in HK market?
<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/EWcuCZ7HDbE&fs=1" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/EWcuCZ7HDbE&fs=1</a>

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #229 on: November 27, 2018, 10:52 »
Machiam have new models in HK market?
<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/EWcuCZ7HDbE&fs=1" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/EWcuCZ7HDbE&fs=1</a>

The models are out and can be purchased liao.

https://www.zidoo.tv/

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #230 on: November 27, 2018, 11:11 »
Dunno if other Realtek chipsets use the same upscaling algorithm - but the one on the Zappiti is tremendously good. Most users recommend setting output to Source Direct (like 720p/1080p) and letting the Sony Reality Creation work - but the Zappiti one does a noticeably better job - especially with macroblocking removal
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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #232 on: December 22, 2018, 09:34 »
Found and bought a used Zidoo H6 Pro for half price. Can pass through Dts Hdma & Dolby TrueHd. Only thing is need play around with positioning to get better 5ghz wifi for streaming. Otherwise is a good fast tv box :)
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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #233 on: December 23, 2018, 15:19 »
Just arrived

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #234 on: December 24, 2018, 08:33 »
Just arrived


ooo...monster lai liao...will you be using the xlr outputs for stereo music thru the ess 9038 dac with native sacd dsf support? do share how it sounds as a stereo music player...thks bro :)
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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #235 on: December 24, 2018, 11:25 »
Just arrived

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WAH... "Pro" unit.
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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #236 on: December 24, 2018, 11:43 »
ooo...monster lai liao...will you be using the xlr outputs for stereo music thru the ess 9038 dac with native sacd dsf support? do share how it sounds as a stereo music player...thks bro :)

The ESS chip used inside the X20 Pro is ES9038Q2M (mobile phone DAC chipset) hor, not ES9038PRO. Mai tio pian.
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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #237 on: December 24, 2018, 12:46 »
The ESS chip used inside the X20 Pro is ES9038Q2M (mobile phone DAC chipset) hor, not ES9038PRO. Mai tio pian.

heh thks for the info...i didnt buy it so boh kena any pian...but hor my zidoo h6 pro already sound pretty decent when i stream Tidal thru hdmi into my emotiva umc200
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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #238 on: December 24, 2018, 15:19 »
Just arrived

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Also looking at this...what's the damage?

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Re: Zidoo Media Players Only
« Reply #239 on: December 24, 2018, 15:30 »
Also looking at this...what's the damage?


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