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I'm sick of windows media player making my high resolution dvds look like homemade pr0n, Any good video players out there that can play back a dvd on a high resolution. Thanx
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I like VLC media player, but I've only tried one or two HD movies on it.
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Second for VLC, it's great!
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I've got VLC and it looks identical to WM player.
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Nothing beats VLC. It plays everything!
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I must say, VLC has never failed me.. ever.
    
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It is not a matter of playing it, it is a matter of it looking as good as it can. Am I doing something wrong with the player that is causing the picture to look grainy?
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post #8 of 12
Then it probably looks grainy in the first place. Most players use the same method to render videos, anyway.

Are you watching 300 by any chance?
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^ Nope Hitman. I just wanna know why my computer can't play a video at the same quality level as my old 480p dvd player does.
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^ Nope Hitman. I just wanna know why my computer can't play a video at the same quality level as my old 480p dvd player does.
Your computer renders a much sharper picture than your TV does at 480p. Thus, all the graininess is exposed when you watch the same video on your computer.
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