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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-29-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,492
Posted By *UFO*
I have viewed the results, and the OLED problems...

I have viewed the results, and the OLED problems have been known since the first review sample was out. Even with those defects it takes the crown, which is why I say it really tells you something...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-29-2015, 03:25 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,492
Posted By *UFO*
"we @ avs"? No, you and your fellow Samsung...

"we @ avs"? No, you and your fellow Samsung fanboys are like "wtf". Of corse the OLED won, that is no surprise. And only true videophiles care about blacks, not people. People are attracted to...
Forum: Speakers   06-27-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By *UFO*
Of course dedicated speakers will sound better...

Of course dedicated speakers will sound better than pseudo sound. Sound bars in general are junk. Now, if you really want to go with a sound bar type of set up, this is your best bet:...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-27-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,641
Views: 71,364
Posted By *UFO*
Here are more examples:

Here are more examples:
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-27-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,641
Views: 71,364
Posted By *UFO*
This is normal on LCD televisions, and becomes...

This is normal on LCD televisions, and becomes more apparent the larger the panel gets. The "bull-eye" banding effect is due the the panels back light filters not being completely flat and having...
Forum: Speakers   06-26-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By *UFO*
2.1 System for PC

I've been doing some research on speakers for near-field listening (about 3'), and am having trouble finding a good hi-fi system to use with my PC. I like the RSL CG24's looks/specs, however I am not...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-25-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 1,641
Views: 71,364
Posted By *UFO*
You wont find any lcd (whether its $500 or $20k)...

You wont find any lcd (whether its $500 or $20k) that will beat a late gen Panasonic plasma. The GT50 was/is an excellent set.
Forum: Speakers   06-22-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 681
Posted By *UFO*
People go out of their way to mod the horns with...

People go out of their way to mod the horns with rubber, just to alleviate the harshness of the horn. It is not a myth, I have demoed the Klipsch RP-280F (being fed power form a McIntosh amp) and it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-21-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,254
Posted By *UFO*
^^^ What he said. Low frequencies, even at low...

^^^ What he said. Low frequencies, even at low volumes, travel through walls extremely easily. If its a cheap apartment and the walls are thin/poorly insulated, the problem is even worse. Usually...
Forum: Speakers   06-21-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 129
Posted By *UFO*
There is a smaller version (KMC1).

There is a smaller version (KMC1).
Forum: Speakers   06-20-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 681
Posted By *UFO*
Here is a good breakdown of different tweeter...

Here is a good breakdown of different tweeter technologies (and yes, I know "ribbon" isn't exactly descriptive of the many different variants available on the market now). The post was originally by...
Forum: Speakers   06-20-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 681
Posted By *UFO*
Forgot to add, keep in mind that the RAAL and...

Forgot to add, keep in mind that the RAAL and other similar tweeters have lesser off axis listening room than dome tweeters. The RAAL tweeter has good off axis performance for being a ribbon tweeter...
Forum: Speakers   06-20-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 681
Posted By *UFO*
If you can make room, these are going to fit the...

If you can make room, these are going to fit the bill and will not require a subwoofer as they are true full range speakers: https://www.definitivetech.com/products/mythos-st-l You can find them...
Forum: Speakers   06-20-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 129
Posted By *UFO*
I have tested all of the bose portable speakers...

I have tested all of the bose portable speakers and every single one of them sounded like a speaker mounted in a plastic enclosure. Very hollow sounding. I ended up getting this:...
Forum: Speakers   06-19-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 849
Posted By *UFO*
Ok, I have created a new short list, though some...

Ok, I have created a new short list, though some are above my initial budget:

Salk Song Towers (OW4 tweet upgrade)
Def Tech Mythos ST-L
Paradigm Prestige 85F
Revel F206

I really like...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-19-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,288
Posted By *UFO*
The moving dot test is to show how the dimming...

The moving dot test is to show how the dimming algorithm works. I agree, and I would not buy either the JU7100 or JS9500, not even for free :eek:
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-19-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,288
Posted By *UFO*
So, despite the video showing the "local...

So, despite the video showing the "local dimming", you still think it has any sort of usable dimming capabilities? I do not know why I even waste my time with you. You post a video comparing two...
Forum: Speakers   06-19-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 849
Posted By *UFO*
After doing a good bit of research, I am leaning...

After doing a good bit of research, I am leaning heavily to the Salk Song Towers. I really like what I am reading about the HIQUPHON tweeters, and the dual 5" woofers with the transmission line style...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-19-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,288
Posted By *UFO*
And?

And?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-19-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,288
Posted By *UFO*
No they most certainly have not been proven to do...

No they most certainly have not been proven to do it.

No you have not.

Nope, just more smoke being blown by Player002, no where has it been stated that the JS9500 can, or will be able to do...
Forum: Speakers   06-19-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 849
Posted By *UFO*
I was looking at those also, but the price is...

I was looking at those also, but the price is steep. If only there was a place to demo them.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-19-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,288
Posted By *UFO*
Also Samsung does not mention anywhere on their...

Also Samsung does not mention anywhere on their website that any of their televisions do HDR, only that they have "peak illuminator". This is a made up marketing term by Samsung (just as SUHD is),...
Forum: Speakers   06-19-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 849
Posted By *UFO*
Frys has the RTI12's on sale for 576 a pair, its...

Frys has the RTI12's on sale for 576 a pair, its been a few years since I have heard the but from what I remember they're not too bad.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-19-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,288
Posted By *UFO*
You're obviously trolling. Direct quote from that...

You're obviously trolling. Direct quote from that review:

The local dimming feature is not effective. In this video, 'Smart LED' was set to high. You can see that the backlight adjusts for the...
Forum: Speakers   06-19-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 849
Posted By *UFO*
I have been looking for a place to demo the...

I have been looking for a place to demo the Focal's but have had no luck. I have heard the car audio line of speakers they have and was blown away by the clarity they had without sounding harsh. My...
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