Entertainment I've had Sling TV for a week

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  1. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

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    When working well it's great. Much better than overpaying for cable. There's one problem though - the picture is always switching between clear and pixelated. Does anyone else have this issue? Is it the Internet connection or the service?
     
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    Sounds like a haint to me.
     
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    regult 4 Goals...

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    The Sling app should have settings to change the bandwidth usage, at least it did on the Roku. I set it to unlimited and have not had an issue with pixelated images since.
     
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    potroast Well-Known Member

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    Haint one or the other. :snicker:
     
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    Salvatore Stockbroker Well-Known Member Banned User

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    "The picture is always switching between clear and pixelated."

    I'd say that's a deal breaker for me.
     
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    I will stick to over paying for cable thank you very much....:hat:
     
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    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Banned User

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    :lol:

    Chump. :jj:

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    Gitfiddle Live Deliciously

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    Get PlayStation Vue you dumb homo.
     
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    XuXu Well-Known Member Banned User

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    How much do you pay for internet? What speed do you get? I was thinking of trying a cord-cutting situation, but now Verizon FIOS is offering a combo of 100mbps internet with something called "custom tv" where you pick two channel packages for $70 a month. I'm paying $115 now. Both include a home phone.
     
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    Does Sling have ethernet? That was happening to me when streaming Netflix/Amazon/Hulu with my blu-ray player. Must've been my wi-fi connection, because I bought a set of those adapters to run internet through the power in the house and solved the problem. Hooked one to my modem with ethernet and put the other adapter by my blu-ray and connected with ethernet. Haven't had the problem since. I don't have the problem at all with my Apple TV over wi-fi. It must handle signal issues better. I think the blu-ray was too sensitive to brief signal drops on the wi-fi and lowered resolution too hastily.
     
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    Hmmmm thanks for the review.. I've been toying with this
     
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    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

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    I downloaded Kodi on my PC then added fusion. Watching new Independence Day and it sucks..but that's not the point
    :munch2:
     
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    my palm pilot has a clear picture
     
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    tradioguy69 VP of Larry, Inc.

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    Do you mind telling me a little more about this please. Im curious now...
     
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    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

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    Download Kodi and follow this video

     
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    tradioguy69 VP of Larry, Inc.

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    I will try this tomorrow. Once I do this does it give me access to the movies? Hows the picture quality of the movies?
     
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    wordy faggit

    go overdose you junky
     
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    So whose multi is this retard?
     
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    Mult? thats some life yoov got there junkie

    go eat another bottle of pills lol
     
  20. Big Biscuit

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    I can't figure out how to download my Palm Pilot photos on to my Timex Sinclair computer. I'm going to check my Lotus Notes to see if Gary has e-mailed me any instructions yet.
     
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