always wanted to try this - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 08-07-2012, 10:22 AM - Thread Starter
Member
 
reds75's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 186
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10 Post(s)
Liked: 27
I hooked up an old 19''crt to HD satellite receiver.The picture is amazing.black levels and contrast better than my 46'' samsung lcd.It isnt as clear,but the depth was so much better than lcd.I had forgotten some of the advantages of tube tv.Iknow it is not getting HD resolution,but still many lines of picture resolution for such a small set. I would guess its maybe dvd quality. With this small of a tv the detail is outstanding. I can understand why studio monitors were so small and delivered a great picture with an outstanding direct feed. I thought I read somewhere that a 14'' panasonic studio monitor was 40000$,I cold be mistaken on that. Anyway a pleasant surprise. Long live tube sets
reds75 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 08-07-2012, 10:47 AM
AVS Addicted Member
 
Ratman's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Collingswood, N.J.
Posts: 14,446
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 161 Post(s)
Liked: 285
Long live tiny CRT's, 4:3 and standard definition. eek.gif
Ratman is online now  
Reply Direct View (single tube) CRT Displays

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off