Written on: 08/10/2008 by snowleopard (19 reviews written)
I bought a Humax HDCI2000 when they first came out and HD Satellite Receiver choice was thin on the ground. I had first bought a Quali-tv QS1080IRCI HD which I used for a short time but wanted true MPEG4 reception so bought the Humax.
I used it via component connections to my Epson Projector and beamed an image of some 7 feet by 5ft onto a plain white wall and the HD picture was stunning, awesome even, and I do not use that word lightly! I now have it hooked up to my 50" Plasma and again the... (read more)
Written on: 14/07/2007 by marcohd (1 review written)
Unfortunately this very nice device has a big problem: the decoder is not capable of handling the normal color depth necessary for TV pictures.
Therefore the picture is solarised like on the first bad plasma screens release in the market or when you ask your pc to display in 16 or lower bits instead of the regular 32.
Despite having a nice gradient in shades, you got 2-3 color areas with noisy shaky hedges (in skies, skin, or blurry backgrounds, all requiring extensive numbers of colors to... (read more)