Daily Archives August 13, 2014

Get Blu-ray Subtitles for Popcorn Hour A-400

Diana Joan

Aug 13, 2014 11:48 pm / Posted by Diana Joan | Categories: BD/DVD Tools

Popcorn Hour has come up with a new media box. The Popcorn Hour A-400 is one of the company’s dinkiest boxes yet. It’s designed to occupy as small a footprint as possible, giving you more room to spare under your TV. With up-to-date 7.1 audio system you can get up to DTS-HD and Dolby TrueHD 7.1 audio output, as the A-400 boxes can pass-through original Blu-ray HD audio to AV receiver for decoding.

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However, few people have luck with Blu-ray subtitles when playing ripped Blu-ray movies with a Popcorn Hour A-400. This is because the Blu-ray .sup subtitles is not a supported format for PCH A-400. Blu-ray Discs use PGS encoded .sup subtitles. PGS is graphical image subtitles totally different with the text based subtitles (e.g. srt), and must be played in a different way...

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Sony Xperia Z3 benchmarks confirm rumored specs?

Diana Joan

Aug 13, 2014 09:58 am / Posted by Diana Joan | Categories: Hot Topics

Sony is just a couple of weeks away from its event at IFA in Berlin, and the rumors continue to spike on what to expect. We’ve heard details of a Sony Xperia Z3 Compact in the works, along with a Sony Xperia tablet also in plans, but the hottest rumors fall around the flagship Xperia Z3, and today we get a couple of extra rumors that give the reported specifications some credibility.

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GFXBench has already published the specifications of the Sony Xperia Z3, and these all match the existing rumors on what we can expect. We’re talking about a 5.15-inch 1080p display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor (2.4 GHz quad-core Krait 400 CPU and Adreno 330 graphics), 3GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, a 20.7 megapixel Exmor RS rear camera and a 2.1MP front-facing camera...

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