How to watch HDR content on non HDR (SDR) monitors

I don’t have an HDR monitor yet, but I have already downloaded a collection of 10Bit HDR movies. Whenever I try to watch them on my monitor using VLC / MPC, though they would play them, the colors looked washed out. To get MPC-HC to handle the HDR metadata correctly, I had to install MAD VR. Extract the madVR files …

Deco M5 Wifi Mesh Review

My experience in installing TPLink Deco M5 Mesh network system for home network to extend wifi range and coverage. I would highly recommend this to anyone looking to improve their WiFi coverage for a large house at every corner.

TAGA TAV-506 V.2 Review

I was searching for budget but good sounding 5.0 speaker package and came across TAGA Harmony TAV-506 V.2 in Amazon. It is not one of the best-selling passive speaker systems on the market at this moment, but still I decided to give it a try. And today after 2 years of usage, I am glad I tried it, thanks to …

How to make MiBox Passthrough Master Audio DTS HD Dolby TrueHD

I purchased the MiBox 16 AB (also called as Mibox 3 not the Mibox S as for most part they were the same and MiBox 3 costs lesser). I was playing around with the settings for a couple of days but was still unable to figure out how to make the MiBox passthrough Master Audio to my Pioneer receiver. There …

Xiaomi Mi A2 Review

Today, Amazon launched the Xiaomi A2. If you remember the success Xiaomi  had last year with Mi A1 which came to vanilla Android and not MIUI, this experiment of Xiaomi releasing phones under Android One program means that this will be a powerful phone running the excellent bang for buck hardware of Xiaomi on the ultra light Android One skin …

How to Watch HDR on non HDR TV or Monitor

Do not worry if you have downloaded 4K HDR content but you have a non HDR TV or monitor and the colors looked pale or washed away when you play the HDR content on your non HDR monitor. Using these tweaks, you can play the HDR content on a non HDR 4K TV or Monitor. Install MadVR latest version Install …

An Eye Hospital serving for free (almost!)

In the recent past, my mother developed a strange eye problem of yellow spots and flashes in her vision field which later turned out to a gel like substance persistently disturbing her vision field. We spent quite a sum of money previously on few hospitals, but none could offer a viable solution to her eye problem. We prayed our Savior …

Sony SA D10 is clean and tight

Recently got hold of a Sony SA-D10 multimedia speaker system for my laptop. All I wanted was a 2.1 channel system with decent power output and tighter bass. I researched on Edifier C3 and Sony SA-D9 / Sony SA-D10 in mind. I circled on these few choices before going to shop mainly because of the 2.1 system with decent RMS …

5 Things You Can Learn From Wolverine

Obviously, as you can already tell, this post will be about what you can learn from Wolverine, the well-known X-men character. Wolverine is seen as a bonafide badass. However, if you dig deeper, there’s a lot more substance to his character that isn’t apparent at first. He’s the most popular X-men character for a reason, he’s got certain traits that …

5 Things You Can Learn From the Joker

Recently, I was watching my absolute favorite movie of all time, The Dark Knight, and I couldn’t help myself from marveling over the one character that made that movie so special, The Joker. You see, the Joker (Heath Ledger) is such an interesting character to me, that behind all the negative things he does, I was able to find something …