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post #1 of 3 Old 12-23-2012, 07:06 AM - Thread Starter
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I want to calibrate my new Samsung 55 inch LED and someone in another forum mentioned the Disney WOW calibration disc. I do not own a BluRay player, just a standard "upconvert" DVD player. My question is this.. The Disney WOW tool comes in both BluRay format and DVD. Would there be a difference between the two types in terms of calibrating? In other words if I tried to calibrate using the DVD and not BluRay will it mess up my LED display? Anyone try and can feedback? Would it even matter?
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post #2 of 3 Old 12-23-2012, 09:48 AM
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Your fine using the DVD version since you don't own a blu-ray player.

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I am in the same situation as you. I don't have a BD player, and won't for the foreseeable future. I bought the DVD version of WOW and used it to calibrate one (DVD) input. I was able to get the picture looking pretty good, however, the audio part wasn't as critical as I had already dialed that in with previously downloaded tools. I then downloaded the AVSHD files, from this site, and will make a BluRay disk when the need arises.

I used the mp4 version of AVHCD for the input of my WDTVLive and even though the settings weren't identical, they were pretty close to the WOW.
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