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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-05-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,338
Posted By Sean80
For the price, the D490 was a phenomenal tv....

For the price, the D490 was a phenomenal tv. 720p wasnt an issue, even when running hdmi. I could not tell a difference between 1080 and 720, especially on a 42 inch tv.

In retrospect I might...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-05-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,338
Posted By Sean80
its funny this guy critques my *lingo* which is...

its funny this guy critques my *lingo* which is normal tech stuff that I (should not have) assumed everyone knew.

HDD - hard disk drive.

USB - universal serial bus.

Zooming too far in on...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-05-2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,338
Posted By Sean80
I didnt realize it was 720p until I got it home,...

I didnt realize it was 720p until I got it home, all the of lcd's I tried had 1080. I swapped the plasma out for a LND46D630. speakers suck in comparison to the plasma (those things were awesome)....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-04-2011, 11:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,338
Posted By Sean80
I had a d490, i swear it had the same background...

I had a d490, i swear it had the same background juddering during slow pans that my lcd had.

feel like im just not going to be happy with any tv at this point...i hate the stair stepping effect...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-04-2011, 11:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,849
Posted By Sean80
the tv seriously diplays the logo of another tv?...

the tv seriously diplays the logo of another tv? lmao. that is NOT a good sign.
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   06-04-2011, 10:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,845
Posted By Sean80
cant believe 720p is still made...if i went out...

cant believe 720p is still made...if i went out with the main goal of trying to find a 720p tv....id be hard pressed to find more than 3 at any given store...pretty much everyone has adopted 1080p...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-04-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,346
Posted By Sean80
from the looks of it, everyone other than...

from the looks of it, everyone other than samsung has local dimming. thats diappointing.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-04-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,346
Posted By Sean80
For any of you who have called Samsung asking...

For any of you who have called Samsung asking specific questions, You know what its like to hear them go *wha?* .....well thats the response I got to that question. Does anyone here know?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-01-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 968
Posted By Sean80
i was hoping i just had an unlucky set with a...

i was hoping i just had an unlucky set with a manufacturing flaw. I hate that i even noticed it, now ill be looking for it regardless of keeping this tv or swapping for a different one. i seriously...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-01-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 968
Posted By Sean80
its amazing the stuff they make consumers just...

its amazing the stuff they make consumers just deal with...not sure how thats acceptable when youre paying that much money for something.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-29-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 968
Posted By Sean80
weird....i had 2 lcd's before this and didnt...

weird....i had 2 lcd's before this and didnt notice it at all. they were 2011 models as well :/
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-28-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 968
Posted By Sean80
especially noticeable when the entire screen is...

especially noticeable when the entire screen is solid white. its also noticeable when the scrolling white/black bar is on. it just looks Blotchy/cloudy in random area's...always the same areas...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-14-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1,862
Views: 452,329
Posted By Sean80
have a feeling its not the tv so much as its the...

have a feeling its not the tv so much as its the graphics cards settings... id try opening those and messing with the levels on that end.
Forum: 3D Displays   05-14-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,166
Posted By Sean80
as far as which input is best....id try #1 hdmi...

as far as which input is best....id try #1 hdmi port (says hdmi/DVI) but im sure they all work the same. i didnt notice any lag regardless to what port i used...wasnt using the gaming mode either.
...
Forum: 3D Displays   05-14-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,166
Posted By Sean80
press the 3D button on the remote when using the...

press the 3D button on the remote when using the directv 3D channel...you have 3 options for 3D....one is 2D -> 3D conversion, the other is side by side, then upper and lower, try selecting the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-14-2011, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,812
Posted By Sean80
just posting to add to the thread, no real...

just posting to add to the thread, no real suggestions though. there is a firmware update for it available on the samsung website though.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-14-2011, 02:37 AM
Replies: 1,862
Views: 452,329
Posted By Sean80
Quote:Originally Posted by channad...

Quote:Originally Posted by channad http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20428229)

Hello all!

I don't know if it's been gone over before, but I...
Forum: 3D Displays   05-14-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,166
Posted By Sean80
menu > system > general > gaming mode on/off ...

menu > system > general > gaming mode on/off

i have a D490....your 550 should certainly have it. its burried in the main menu settings though.....they should have put it under the *tools*...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-13-2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,630
Posted By Sean80
agreed, it wasnt a bad price and came with free...

agreed, it wasnt a bad price and came with free glasses. i wish i had the 51 inch but the 720p would more than likely really start to stand out. there is a firmware update for this set though on...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-11-2011, 04:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,630
Posted By Sean80
Does anyone else have this tv? I picked one up...

Does anyone else have this tv? I picked one up the other day after going through 3+ 1080p lcd's in 2 months and kept swapping them out...

720p but looks amazing to me. I cant really tell a...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-11-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,392
Posted By Sean80
i love my 720p plasma....i had went through a...

i love my 720p plasma....i had went through a few nice 1080p 120 hz lcd tvs before getting this one and i cant really tell a difference. I kept taking the LCD's back because of jutter and other...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-10-2011, 01:43 AM
Replies: 2,168
Views: 676,229
Posted By Sean80
1. Samsung PN43D490A1D 2. was tired of LCD...

1. Samsung PN43D490A1D

2. was tired of LCD jutter, had tried 3 LCD tvs....so I got this just to try it out...its not going back!

3. The bang for your buck, so to speak. tons of features,...
Forum: 3D Tech Talk   05-08-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,710
Posted By Sean80
next up....holograph...

next up....holograph http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/biggrin.gif
Forum: 3D Tech Talk   05-08-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,710
Posted By Sean80
I'm sure I want it, just not sure about the...

I'm sure I want it, just not sure about the future of it lol. I know what content is available....Movies are fairly over priced but games come with the option of using it or not for the same price...
Forum: 3D Tech Talk   05-08-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,710
Posted By Sean80
Seems like it is trying to be concrete, but it...

Seems like it is trying to be concrete, but it seems like there is no real industry standard as to which direction it wants to go. passive vs active glasses....nintendo has the glasses free 3DS, HTC...
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