HDMI mirror mode rocks!

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    How many of you have tried it?

    I finally got my cable in yesterday and tried it out. I watched a couple crossfit videos I took with the bionic and then played a few YouTube videos, it looked sweet. It want laggy at all.

    I got my cable really cheap from monoprice and it worked great. They have such awesome cables and prices.

    I don't really think I'll be streaming super large videos or movies with it, but it is very nice to use this so 25 people aren't trying to huddle around your phone to watch something.

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    I haven't had a chance to try it out yet, but I'm excited... I go on a fair number of business trips, and most of the hotel rooms have tvs with HDMI inputs. I'm looking forward to being able to watch netflix or a rented movie from a selection bigger then the normal hotel variety.

    :D
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    Monoprice shipped pretty quick too, only took like two days with usps priority.

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    I really enjoy it. Watched some flash videos from the browser and it never buffered once!
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    Netflix works great...This is a great featureto have...You can't watch HBO Go or NFL mobile through it, but a great feature nontheless.:D
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    That's awesome to hear.
    Do you have a link to the exact item you ordered?
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    just go to monoprice.com and go to the cables tab. Near the bottom you will see video cables, you want HDMI to micro HDMI, I got a 15 foot cable so I could sit on my couch and control all machines..haha. I think it was around seven bucks. they have all sorts of lengths.


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    I can't wait to put some emulators on mine and reinstall Wii IME. Have myself a little portable console.

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    Monoprice rocks, just say no to overpriced cables. :)
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    Thanks guys. I ordered a 3" cable. I live near Rancho Cucamonga, CA (next city over) so I opted for will-call pick-up. 3.24 is my total, the prices at Verizon and Best Buy can suck it!
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    Never heard of Monoprice, but going to check it out and purchase my cable through them. I dont understand why they didnt just include one!
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    MonoPrice delivered quickly - got the HDMI cable today.

    Here's a question though: Has anyone connected their Bionic to a computer monitor yet? If so, did you use your HDMI cable and some sort of DVI adapter??
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    Got mine from Amazon. Cable was .50 but s&h was like $2.50 or something.

    I'll have to remember monoprice next time

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    I wish I was a good enough programmer to figure out how to use a wiimote as a remote.. I'd use the bionic for netflix instead of my ps3.

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