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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-12-2015, 10:23 AM
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Posted By jacob_coulter
Turning the game mode on seems to be the...

Turning the game mode on seems to be the preferred way
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-12-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
Has anyone noticed the major lip synch issue...

Has anyone noticed the major lip synch issue right out of the box? Or is this just mine?


I'm in the process of moving my surround sound setup to the new Vizio and I was using the TV speakers...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-10-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 102
Posted By jacob_coulter
Sony VPL-HW40ES For Tough Room

I want to use this projector for a room that has some tough challenges.

It has a gable ceiling and the room is a rectangular shape and there's around 22 feet between the two walls where the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-09-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
I agree, that's why I find myself having to go...

I agree, that's why I find myself having to go local as I've had bad luck with this is in the past.

I bought a high end Panasonic Plasma previously and it had a stuck, green pixel right smack dab...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-09-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
I put it in home mode when I first set it up. ...

I put it in home mode when I first set it up.

I have it running through a simple surge protector strip, nothing fancy and the other equipment on it seems fine, but I may try a different outlet.
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-09-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
Well, the TV is going back. I had to hit the...

Well, the TV is going back.

I had to hit the power button 5 times in a row yesterday to get it to turn it on.

I would hit the power button, the white light in the left hand corner lights up,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-08-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
Fortunately I have 90 days to wait and see. ...

Fortunately I have 90 days to wait and see.

I don't want to take the TV back, but if it's having issues like this right out of the box, I think I'm almost guaranteed to have a dead unit a few...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-08-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
I'm having this problem. I tried turning...

I'm having this problem.

I tried turning on a source first before the screen, but it still will sometimes take multiple times for me to get the panel to stay on and the logo to come up. But the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-08-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 133,349
Posted By jacob_coulter
I basically did the same thing with that...

I basically did the same thing with that assumption. I really think 99% of what goes through this TV during my ownership experience will be non-4k. I just got it as there were some other features...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-05-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 12,635
Views: 768,347
Posted By jacob_coulter
So I was set to buy the 4520 as I've been out of...

So I was set to buy the 4520 as I've been out of the receiver game for a long time and am rebooting my theater room.

I've always held Denon in high regard, but I read a pretty scathing review...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-27-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,994
Posted By jacob_coulter
I'd probably buy a new bulb for around $50 and...

I'd probably buy a new bulb for around $50 and just wait a bit until OLED gets more mature. Whatever you decide to do, the TV you have now is basically garbage without a new bulb. It would be like...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 11:06 PM
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Views: 334,426
Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 07:52 PM
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Views: 334,426
Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4,024
Views: 334,426
Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 04:15 PM
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Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4,024
Views: 334,426
Posted By jacob_coulter
Also, why does the receiver remain warm to hot...

Also, why does the receiver remain warm to hot even when it's turned off?

That seems to me to be an incredible waste of energy. My other receivers actually turn off when they're not being used....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-02-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4,024
Views: 334,426
Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-01-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4,024
Views: 334,426
Posted By jacob_coulter
I've owned an SR6008 for about for about two...

I've owned an SR6008 for about for about two months, and it's started having strange issues. Certain times when I say use TiVo or BluRay, I just get a black screen like the device is dead....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-10-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By jacob_coulter
I think 4k is what put the nail in Plasma's...

I think 4k is what put the nail in Plasma's coffin.

Consumers are going to start demanding their televisions be "4k" (even though most have no idea what that means or that there's zero content),...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-09-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,083
Posted By jacob_coulter
A bottom barrel plasma would be a huge...

A bottom barrel plasma would be a huge improvement, I've seen brand new 40-something inch 720p plasmas for under $400 on sale. That's going to be a massive improvement to the viewing experience over...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-20-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 694
Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-20-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 694
Posted By jacob_coulter
Quote:Originally Posted by M...

Quote:Originally Posted by M Code http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1512696/are-manufacturers-not-making-receivers-heavy-any-more-for-a-reason#post_24235250)...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 694
Posted By jacob_coulter
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 694
Posted By jacob_coulter
But when you say they've changed to a digital...

But when you say they've changed to a digital power supply, that can't decrease the weight much more than a few lbs. I mean, we're talking 20 to 30lbs less in weight on some of these newer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 694
Posted By jacob_coulter
I've been dabbling in Home Theater for a few...

I've been dabbling in Home Theater for a few decades, and a trend I've noticed is receivers seem to really be getting lighter. Even high end ones.

I was helping a relative put together a system,...
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