Do Any Sony SXRD/LCOS Projectors Have The Infamous Green Blob Problem? - AVS Forum
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post #1 of 2 Old 02-08-2013, 11:15 AM - Thread Starter
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I owned an SXRD rear projection Sony TV, and it had the infamous green tint that made me have to get a replacement. When it worked, the picture was stunning, but the whole debacle soured me on Sony products in a big way. A top of the line $4,000 TV going out in around 3 years will do that.

Anyway, I was kicking the idea around of buying a used Sony Pearl projector that I can across, and wanted to know if it has any long term issues with it being SXRD. I have seen this projector in action, and while I'm sure it's "ancient" I still think it holds it's own in terms of picture quality.

Any advice would be appreciated.

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I had a KDS-R60XBR1 and it developed the green blob issue. However, I also have a VPL-VW60 (the "Black Pearl") which I used until very recently when I replaced it with a JVC RS4810. The Sony projector never developed the green blobs like the RPTV did.
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