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post #601 of 619 Old 05-04-2014, 05:52 AM
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Hi there,

I'm not able to find a stand-alone portable 3D blu-ray player to buy :-(

Is anyone of you aware of one or two models available?

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Hi,
I placed the order. Looks they are going to discontinue this model too. Representative was telling me it is going for new updates.So far, they have no details. Stock is very critical at this point.

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I received it. I wear glasses, it is not so convenient for me.  I am also looking for adjustments so they fit with glasses. Can we connect Sony HMZ-T3 to IPAD 2? Do I need special cable for this? Looking forward to hear from you.

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I think you just need the HDMI adapter. I can use it with my ipad 3, even play 3d movies through it, provided you use a hdmi 1.4 cable.
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Yes..I am much happier with my second HMZ-T3 now.....it was weird but that area that was slightly blurrier really made my eyes go nuts trying to refocus and it made me feel a bit sick after watching it. The new one isn't messing with my head.

That is the ONLY good thing about paying the stupid price for the UK model. Also by purchasing it over the internet, I get the distance selling regulations, which means even if Sony didn't consider the first one faulty, they have to refund it anyway as you can return for ANY reason (even if you open and inspect the product) within 7 working days starting the day after you receive it. The most they can charge me is for the courier to collect the item from my house.

But much happier now.....

As for 45, vs 70, vs 110. The thing about 45, is you can watch it for 2-3 hours. But when you get to larger FOV, you can get a headache much faster. So I think you will always need 2 HMDs, one for games and one for movies. And even if you do have one for games, you will never be able to play for as long as you can with a regular PC/monitor.

Last night, I all was fine and well, but then I noticed left of center the picture was kind of blurry. I kept adjusting the display all throughout my viewing experience. I didn't really notice it before except for last night. The left and right edges have always been blurry and I usually lay down while I watch, however, trying to get a clear picture including the left and right edges, made me notice the left center was blurrier than the right center. Today. I was looking through this forum and saw your experience. I hope I don't have a faulty unit. I have the t3 bought here in Japan. I'm hoping you can further clarify what the problem was with your t3w. I will do some more tests tonight to confirm that this left center is blurry. I'm guessing it is impossible to get a 100% clear viewing experience. I do have a demo unit a store next to me. I'm going to try to compare over the weekend.
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Hi guys, please who knows what would be the best way (the best kind of cable) to connect my HMZ-T3W to my Samsung Galaxy S5 ?

Thanks a lot for your help.

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Thanks, to connect IPAD, it is very easy. Some how It is not working when I connect to HP Laptop DV 7. Laptop has HDMI out.

Any good source to rent online 3D movies which can be played on IPAD?

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Hi guys, please who knows what would be the best way (the best kind of cable) to connect my HMZ-T3W to my Samsung Galaxy S5 ?
Thanks a lot for your help.
there is MHL connector on the battery unit. use any suitable MHL cable for your S5. my Galaxy Note works like a treat with T3
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Thanks, to connect IPAD, it is very easy. Some how It is not working when I connect to HP Laptop DV 7. Laptop has HDMI out.
Any good source to rent online 3D movies which can be played on IPAD?

Better to just buy them, then sell them on ebay. Might be cheaper than renting. You can then rip them to mp4 format that should play in the stock iOS video app. As for me, this is a decent guide to rip 3d blurays, but it will be in SBS format. Also, you need some expensive software, AnyDVD HD to bypass the security on the discs.

http://rodrigopolo.com/guias/ultimate-blu-ray-disc-3d-ripping-guide-en.html

When was your laptop made? Maybe doesn't support hdmi 1.4... Although it should at least connect through 1.3. Have you hooked up your laptop to other monitors or TVs?
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I tested again last night, I think when watching 3d I have to adjust the lens adjusters vs watching in 2d. Not sure why... Also, with the forehead band pressed tightly I can get a 100% clear picture, including the edges. I think others have mentioned that you need to have it extremely tight to see everything clearly. It's just not comfortable. I need to start modding this thing.
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there is MHL connector on the battery unit. use any suitable MHL cable for your S5. my Galaxy Note works like a treat with T3

 

Thank you, borland ;-)

I am not able to find on amazon a cable with MHL on both sides :-( there is only MHL-HDMI or MHL-USB)

Do you know where I can find what your recommend, a cable MHL-MHL?

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sorry - your are confused. the small jack on the front is micro usb for charging. the HDMI IN is MHL capable HDMI connector which can provide power to your smartphone's MHL - HDMI cable/adapter + normal HDMI input of course. So buy any HML to HDMI cable/adapter for your smartphone and it should work.
just to add - I bought 3-d party HDMI/MHL adapter for my galaxy note for the fraction of the price of the original Samsung adapter. Still works fine!
And to add again. this one should work;
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Release-ADAPTER-Charging-SAMSUNG-GALAXY/dp/B00FXIRRDM/ref=sr_1_16?ie=UTF8&qid=1400164490&sr=8-16&keywords=mhl-to-hdmi+adapter
and you would not need to provide additional power via side micro usb on the side of the HDMI connector as you have MHL capable HDMI on T3 which provides 5V 0.5A directly!
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Pardon my English as it use google translator. 

I have a doubt whether Sony HMZ-T3, can I use with my Imac 27 "through the mini displayport to hdmi connector. 
  And use VLC or similar to play movies.

 

I get the Sony HMZ-T3 and Monday and already bought the adapter mentioned, and although I have it all, not whether it will be compatible or will work with my Imac.

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if you've already bought everything - just relax and wait when your stuff will arrive. then you will try it yourself and see how it works or not. Rotten Apple products are hit and miss - they may work or may not! good luck!
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Hi ALL! :)

 

So I did to a search for regional specifics for the HMZ T3W but only found certain answers... hence my post...

 

i.e. I am in Australia and want to buy a T3 from the US... now

 

I just read the T3 manual (which one of you lovely people posted in a previous post --- thanks so much :-D and it wrote

 

"For customers using the HMZ-T3W sold in the U.S.A., Canada, or Puerto Rico The wireless communication function of this system is only used in U.S.A., Canada, and Pureto Rico"

 

and

 

"For customers using the HMZ-T3W sold in the EU or other European countries, Turkey, Australia, or New Zealand
The wireless communication function of this system is only used in the following countries: Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Portugal, Austria, Greece, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Poland, Hungary, Romania, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Bulgaria, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand."
 
Can anyone please comment on the validity of these statements?
 
I am using the HMZ in a small business doing brain training... it is crucial I don't piss $1100 up a wall and waste time returning it to an eBay seller... When I could spend the extra $400 and buy the official SONY AU version for $1500... and get a warranty with it... but if I can purchase the US model for $1100 I get $400 in my pocket, minus the electricity converter plug to fit into AU power points ($20).
 
THANKS SO MUCH.
 
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I live in london and brought a japanese version hmz t3w and works fine mate I cant see why its wouldnt work you have a transmitter and a reciever unit.
P.s can some one please help me with the jap menu translation
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Can anyone please help me or translate the japenese menu
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Do you guys think there's going to be released a T4 this hear, or is Morpheus a good to watch movies?
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I suspect Morpheus wont be released until 2015. We'll have to wait and see if they discontinue HMZ and only make Morpheus.
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