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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 06:43 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
Since there were no doubt many complaint they...

Since there were no doubt many complaint they probably pulled the one update that people have seen. Most companies issue firmware updates in waves, updating a relatively small number of units first...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 06:28 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
You might want to add that the Vizio P-Series has...

You might want to add that the Vizio P-Series has an excellent 17-19 ms of video lag.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 06:22 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
At 64, it's precisely 2/3rd as many zones.

At 64, it's precisely 2/3rd as many zones.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 02:12 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I have not found this to be at all true, viewing...

I have not found this to be at all true, viewing my 60" from 5 feet away. Some 1080i material is extremely sharp (CSI on CBS for one) though some is a bit soft (NCIS on NBC). It seems a bit less...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-21-2014, 01:51 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I copied all of his settings from the attached...

I copied all of his settings from the attached pictures. I did turn Smooth Motion Effect off because I'm sensitive to the Soap Opera Effect that it causes. I might turn it on in an extremely bad...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   10-21-2014, 01:41 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
You'll rarely see an OEM add a new or greatly...

You'll rarely see an OEM add a new or greatly updated embedded app to a device more than a year after launch, which is not to say that it doesn't ever happen; I got an Amazon app update for my 2011...
Forum: Xbox Area   10-21-2014, 01:22 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
OT, wrapped in [spoiler] tags to protect the...

OT, wrapped in [spoiler] tags to protect the uninterest :D:

I just bought a television which can accept a 24p signal (http://www.vizio.com/tvs/pseries/p602uib3.html) which Roku can't provide, so I...
Forum: Xbox Area   10-21-2014, 12:57 PM
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Views: 21,390
Posted By michaeltscott
I tried one level 22 strike (some strike on Venus...

I tried one level 22 strike (some strike on Venus against the Vex) and could not get to the final boss battle because while my Ghost was hacking a door lock I get inundated with level 22 Vex,...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   10-21-2014, 12:48 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
Your BDP first shipped at the beginning of 2009...

Your BDP first shipped at the beginning of 2009 and Netflix didn't have 5.1 sound until November of 2010 (it came with 1080p video and selectable captions/subs); I'd be extremely surprised if the...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   10-20-2014, 11:17 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I am in the States, but I use a DNS spoofing...

I am in the States, but I use a DNS spoofing service to travel the Netflix world :D. May I suggest Unblock-US.com or the cheaper and probably just as good AdFreeTime.com. Both are Canadian...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 10:36 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I entered Buzz's basic setup from this...

I entered Buzz's basic setup from this (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/166-lcd-flat-panel-displays/1689258-official-2014-vizio-p-series-owner-s-thread-99.html#post28061098) post and it was a definite...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   10-20-2014, 10:29 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I was much impressed with House of Cards Season 2...

I was much impressed with House of Cards Season 2 in 4K but The Blacklist is jaw-dropping.
Forum: Xbox Area   10-20-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 17,161
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Posted By michaeltscott
They were 1080p capable, but was there any 1080p...

They were 1080p capable, but was there any 1080p content for them to stream? 1080p Netflix came in with the 2nd gen models, starting with 2XS and never came to the 1st gen.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   10-20-2014, 09:56 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
Netflix's 5800 Kbps 1080p is awfully good and...

Netflix's 5800 Kbps 1080p is awfully good and some few examples of their 15600 Kbps 4K video is far sharper and more detailed than any BD that I've seen.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 09:07 PM
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Views: 307,204
Posted By michaeltscott
God, this thing is great and its not even...

God, this thing is great and its not even calibrated yet (I'm using "Calibrated Dark" with only a few adjustments). I've been watching How to Train Your Own Dragon 2 and it looks amazing. It does...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 07:43 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I measured lag with Rock Band auto-calibration...

I measured lag with Rock Band auto-calibration and got numbers consistently a few ms higher than on the P55 that I briefly owned (13ms higher with GLL off than with GLL off on the 55"). I noticed...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 07:38 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I see the difference with the "Calibrated Dark"...

I see the difference with the "Calibrated Dark" local dimming. Earlier in the day when I'd saved a couple of custom modes I put up this...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 06:49 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
In the dark I could see the big dark area on one...

In the dark I could see the big dark area on one side that people have reported. I found that it only happens when I turn on Clear Action, so I turned it off.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 06:10 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
Too late. No big--I'm just going to log it into...

Too late. No big--I'm just going to log it into Netflix and leave it at that until such time as any of the others actually offers 4K video.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 05:51 PM
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Views: 307,204
Posted By michaeltscott
Found it: So this means that you...

Found it:




So this means that you can only have one calibrated picture mode with the more aggressive local dimming? I guess that at this point I don't have much to reset, other than...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 04:35 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
What? Where did we discuss that? I changed two...

What? Where did we discuss that? I changed two of the preset picture modes without saving them and at some point my changes magically disappeared and I have no idea what precipitated that, so I did...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 03:08 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
A consideration is that running HDMI directly...

A consideration is that running HDMI directly into the television with sound out through ARC is that it adds massive audio lag, over a tenth second, even on HDMI 5 with GLL enabled. Or at least it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 03:04 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
I just watched the 3 HEVC 4k clips that I know of...

I just watched the 3 HEVC 4k clips that I know of that'll play on the P-Series from a USB drive, "Tears of Steel" and two Monster energy drink 2 minute extreme sports clips, one of a skateboarder and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 02:01 PM
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Posted By michaeltscott
Best Buy delivered my P60 this morning. ...

Best Buy delivered my P60 this morning. Interestingly they told me to save the carton for a few weeks, primarily for their convenience if I need to return it, since they'll have something to pack it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-20-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5,477
Views: 307,204
Posted By michaeltscott
For dark viewing on the 55" he adjusted the CMS...

For dark viewing on the 55" he adjusted the CMS tables to achieve the BT 1886 gamma curve from the 2.4 gamma setting. The lighted room settings used gamma 2.2 and the CMS table values were...
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