I received a system that included the Kaleidescape M Disc Vault that retails for $5,, an M Player ($4,) and a 1U Server ($9,). Convenience like this is costly — alone the Kaleidescape M Disc Vault costs $6, Couple the M with a Blue-Ray server and the cost. Insert your Blu-ray discs and CDs and the M Disc Vault automatically copies them onto your Kaleidescape System. Protected DVDs are not.
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In order to use this system to its potential you need to have enough disc vaults to hold all of your Blu-rays as well as enough server space to store them all on. The Blu-ray Disc region code of the integrated M-Class player is set at the kaleidescspe of purchase and cannot be changed by the customer. You can play them immediately or add them to the playback queue.
Video output from the players includes HDMI, component, composite and S-Video while audio options are stereo analog, coaxial and optical digital outputs.
The Blu-ray Disc region code of the mm700 is set at time of purchase and cannot be changed by the customer.
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The child remote is solidly built and heavily rubberized to increase durability and has fewer keys than the actual remote but worked just as well, and in an adult house I could see people actually wanting this remote over the actual, full-function remote control. Kaleidescape has gone to a system-wide update plan so they add data for new releases periodically through updates to your system. I found many to load in 30 to 45 minutes but it took almost two hours for the M to rip a few.
My movies averaged about three seconds to playing the actual film. While your Blu-Ray discs must remain in the vault to enable playback of your imported Blu-Ray movies, the options button allows you to easily manage imported disks directly from the front panel.
The scenes are uploaded to your system periodically and are useful for revisiting a movie like an old classic or for making demos. Aesthetics be damned, the Kaleidescape system is designed to be rack mounted so other than their front fascias, they’re plain boxes. One of the main benefits of the M Disc Vault is how easy it is to copy movies and music onto your Kaleidescape system.
You can also eject individual disks at any time.
KALEIDESCAPE M Disc Vault HOUSING AND AUTOMATIC IMPORT OF BLU-RAY D
One really nice thing about the system is when you want to watch a Blu-ray you can select to watch either the disc, like you loaded it into any Blu-ray player, or just the movie. When navigating the music interface you can select anything you like, song, albums, collections, etc. M70 company that has become synonymous with the high-end movie server spent its If a Blu-ray Disc is ejected, the system cannot play the movie until it is reinserted.
The M Disc Vault stores up to Blu-rays and they can be networked together to accommodate larger libraries.
Press ok, and the M Disk Vault will eject your disks, one by one, in the order that they were originally inserted. Browse your collection via our breathtaking and intuitive interface, or let yourself be inspired by movies presented by genre, director or actor. The bandwidth required of Blu-ray, HDMI specifications and copyright laws make a true Blu-ray quality media server a logistical nightmare.
A new feature coming down the pike via a free firmware update allows the Kaleidescape M Series components to scale its output to 2. The M Disc Vault connects to your home network with an Ethernet cable, and any number of disc vaults can be added to a Kaleidescape System.
And, it features a built-in MClass player. The M Disc Vault is a great way to build an incredible movie collection and will allow you to insert and import up to discs at one kaleidescwpe. Scenes can be edited and pasted together to create a custom intro for your systems but this needs to be done through a web browser.
Medium width bars represent single songs while albums are in larger windows to show the entire album. The M weighs 38 pounds empty and 49 loaded with discs. There is no comparison on this one, Kaleidescape has the fastest movie start up times of any M7000 player available – period.
Kaleidescape M700 Disc Vault With Integrated M-class Movie Player
An imported Blu-ray movie will play if a component of the system matches the region code specified by the disc. You no longer look for a disc that may or may not be in their cases. Your item has been added to cart. The loaded disks will be copied automatically onto your Kaleidescape system and will m7700 to appear in the on-screen display. Once connected I loaded in a few Kaleideescape discs that I was provided with from Kaleidescape since they were already preloaded on the system’s hard drive.
The new M Series components don’t have to be connected j700 the Internet to import discs, even Blu-rays. It was great to watch the scenes and be reminded of the plot and many of the funnier scenes as well. If you want a true server for native Blu-ray content kaleidewcape your home, Kaleidescape is the only company that has managed to work through the legal mess to release such a system.
Discs in the vault remain organized and easy to find. From the automatic import of Blu-Ray discs, DVDs, and CDs, to the ability to organize hundreds of your discs, the M Disc Vault is a wonderful way to build an incredible movie collection.
KALEIDESCAPE M700 DISC VAULT
A drop down menu allows you to eject the disc from the vault, and depending on where the disc is in the tray will affect how quickly it ejects, but I found the M pretty speedy at finding and ejecting single discs.
The 1U Server measures Even better, I can just watch the movie and don’t need to go kaldidescape the previews and menus. The faster speed is a little slow for even the medium sized collection I had on this system and could get frustrating with much larger collections.
This provides status updates, tells you how many Blu-Ray discs, DVDs, and CDs are ka,eidescape the vault, and also notifies you if you have any issues that may arise, such as a disc being inserted backward. The system is so easy to use your grandparents could handle it, even if they can’t figure out email or Facebook. Our location in Mississauga is able to assist you in creating a smart home automation system, distributed audio throughout your home and yard, or dedicated home kaleidescap.
When using the cover art method, pausing on any cover will prompt Kaleidescape to rearrange the remaining covers kaoeidescape similar or related discs. Page 1 Page 2. The presence of a Blu-ray Disc in the vault enables instant playback of the copy on the server by any M-Class player in kaleidescaape system. Now I can watch any Blu-ray as if it were in a player in my room.
Performance When you have a system like this connected to your home theater you change how you use your system.