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Forum: Cable 03-09-2014, 15:59
Replies: 7
Views: 1,718
Posted By Jez_Gafys
1080i as 540 active vertical lines vs 1080p which...

1080i as 540 active vertical lines vs 1080p which is 1080 it is virtually double the bandwidth unless you mean 1080i/50 vs 1080p/25. On a side note I am on about proper 1080p/50 but yes you are...
Forum: Cable 03-09-2014, 11:46
Replies: 7
Views: 1,718
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Other than maybe netflix which I haven't checked...

Other than maybe netflix which I haven't checked if it does supply a 1080p stream via tivo it is only the tivo menu structure that is in 1080p the rest is a low lower resolution and upscaled. Even...
Forum: Cable 21-07-2014, 12:06
Replies: 7
Views: 1,231
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Remember though, Virgin do not have their own...

Remember though, Virgin do not have their own mobile infrastructure and utilise the EE network. The EE network is comprised of of Orange, T-mobile and EE. This is why you virgin sim was able to...
Forum: Cable 21-07-2014, 11:56
Replies: 7
Views: 1,052
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I can confirm that I have had SKY sales rep lie...

I can confirm that I have had SKY sales rep lie to me in the past on the features of their own hardware (at the time sky+ boxes) this was in relation to the number of TV tuners which was them trying...
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 29-04-2014, 10:40
Replies: 5
Views: 24,805
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Yeah SH1 is perfectly fine. Sure some people...

Yeah SH1 is perfectly fine. Sure some people have issues with the wifi and this was a reason for the SH2 but it wasn't because it couldn't handle 100mb+. You have to remember the 1.5gbps tests VM...
Forum: Cable 29-04-2014, 10:37
Replies: 36
Views: 8,901
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I wasn't exactly going to find a million...

I wasn't exactly going to find a million different posts on every user that has issues. In my living room I can access netflix via my tv, tivo, wii or xbox (from the devices connected to my tv) out...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 08-04-2014, 12:52
Replies: 105
Views: 60,076
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I was paying slightly more than that but going...

I was paying slightly more than that but going through retentions I got 120mb internet, tv xl and talk evenings and weekends for about 43. Curious do you still have a v+ box, I was told it was that...
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 02-04-2014, 13:25
Replies: 1
Views: 15,764
Posted By Jez_Gafys
The simple fact it is cheaper for them for you...

The simple fact it is cheaper for them for you not to be on the a faster speed but if you ask they will increase.
Forum: Cable 02-04-2014, 12:04
Replies: 21
Views: 4,513
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Also on a side note using the website offers can...

Also on a side note using the website offers can also cancel any loyalty discounts that you may have, it's always best to ring.
Forum: Cable 02-04-2014, 11:56
Replies: 11
Views: 2,328
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I wouldn't worry about it, the channel is the...

I wouldn't worry about it, the channel is the biggest steaming pile of horse sh*t. Low budget amateur channel aimed at under 20s who are possibly retarded. If you have more than half a dozen brain...
Forum: BT Broadband 21-03-2014, 14:31
Replies: 39
Views: 5,409
Posted By Jez_Gafys
There is no traffic management on VM downloads on...

There is no traffic management on VM downloads on uploads.

On a side note I have FTTP and I get around 120mb upload and about 98 download
Forum: Cable 20-03-2014, 13:44
Replies: 36
Views: 8,901
Posted By Jez_Gafys
you must be one of those magic people with a...

you must be one of those magic people with a different box to the...
Forum: Cable 20-03-2014, 13:40
Replies: 36
Views: 8,901
Posted By Jez_Gafys
You have to use either a US VPN or a DNS server...

You have to use either a US VPN or a DNS server which has been edited to reroute netflix lookups (google netflix dns)
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 18-03-2014, 14:02
Replies: 12
Views: 37,791
Posted By Jez_Gafys
That is so spot on! Also to others even 802.11n...

That is so spot on!

Also to others even 802.11n ain't going to give you a nice stable 100mb. Have a good read up on network latency and better understand why wireless networks a pretty fail for...
Forum: Cable 18-03-2014, 13:54
Replies: 6
Views: 1,508
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Nah netflix works fine on wife and mobile data. ...

Nah netflix works fine on wife and mobile data. Make sure you have a good data package though as it can soon be consumed. I used to have a 2gb limit and within a couple of hours is was used up now...
Forum: Cable 18-03-2014, 13:49
Replies: 36
Views: 8,901
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I wouldn't bother if I was you, netflix on the...

I wouldn't bother if I was you, netflix on the tivo box is the slowest pile of sh*te version of the netflix app on any hardware ever made. Low end 30 quid android tablets can load the interface and...
Forum: Cable 25-02-2014, 12:49
Replies: 6
Views: 2,051
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I had a tivo box which I cancelled last March ofc...

I had a tivo box which I cancelled last March ofc which I has been gathering dust in my attic. I wasn't able to view any recordings on this box once I cancelled it. On a side note I recently...
Forum: Cable 14-02-2014, 10:16
Replies: 0
Views: 1,187
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Good old retentions

Didn't have a fancy package or anything, this time last year I had everything XXXXXXL but when I split with my wife (which I am now back with) I dropped everyone down to the bare min

So we had

V+...
Forum: Cable 13-02-2014, 10:27
Replies: 27
Views: 7,907
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Glad it's sorted and my condolences. What I...

Glad it's sorted and my condolences.

What I have found out in the past though is that even though you maybe in contract you are in contract with virgin to have xyz services but not to have the...
Forum: Sky 06-02-2014, 09:06
Replies: 7
Views: 1,671
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Back then we actually used to watch the shopping...

Back then we actually used to watch the shopping channel as a form of entertainment not to actually watch it to buy anything lol :D. I remember around Christmas time some of the presenters would be...
Forum: Cable 03-02-2014, 15:11
Replies: 6
Views: 2,318
Posted By Jez_Gafys
One way I have found to change my public facing...

One way I have found to change my public facing IP is to change to modem mode and then back each time I have done this I get a new IP.
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 18-11-2013, 16:49
Replies: 42
Views: 25,485
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I would like offcom to start forcing isps to not...

I would like offcom to start forcing isps to not only advertise download speeds but also their upload. This might then force isps to increase this. I only have 50mb download but have 75 upload...
Forum: Cable 15-11-2013, 13:50
Replies: 20
Views: 5,606
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I too have a tivo box lying around. A year ago I...

I too have a tivo box lying around. A year ago I cancelled Tivo and they talked about collecting the box but never did.
Forum: Cable 15-11-2013, 10:19
Replies: 4
Views: 1,575
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Yeah you can, I use it at two different home for...

Yeah you can, I use it at two different home for me and my sister.
Forum: Food and Drink 12-11-2013, 15:50
Replies: 42
Views: 2,046
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Mainly use it for 1. Defrosting Bread 2....

Mainly use it for

1. Defrosting Bread
2. Re-eating left overs

Other than that that's it, apart from when the wife and kids are away then maybe I will make a microwave meal cause not gunna cook for...
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