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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-28-2015, 07:15 PM
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Posted By saprano
There was a way using a harmony remote and...

There was a way using a harmony remote and downloading the code from the website a member here had setup. Some character changed the password.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-28-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,499
Posted By saprano
Bout time. Now can Sony and Panasonic get in...

Bout time.
Now can Sony and Panasonic get in the game too please. Preferably not using WOLED.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2015, 12:09 PM
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Posted By saprano
I don't see why they wouldn't. Didn't all models...

I don't see why they wouldn't. Didn't all models get made in that factory late 2008 early 2009? The elites were only mentioned but it would make sense for the non elites too i would think?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 31,135
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Posted By saprano
You made it sound like turning off the ES mode...

You made it sound like turning off the ES mode actually made the blacks better. Of course the perceived blacks will be better with a brighter image. But what good is that in a predominantly low...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 31,135
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Posted By saprano
Yes it does but as some should know by now i...

Yes it does but as some should know by now i don't care about brightness. Too much doesn't make the picture look real. Besides, after removing the stupid, obviously broken should not be intended for...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 31,135
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Posted By saprano
Power save doesn't affect black level. I've...

Power save doesn't affect black level. I've always been using mode 2.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-25-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 10,966
Views: 1,303,150
Posted By saprano
I hate glossy products they get scratched so...

I hate glossy products they get scratched so easily. My bezel is scratched too. Can't see it unless natural light is shined on it. Anyone who says their bezel isn't scratched is not looking hard...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-25-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10,966
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Posted By saprano
What settings did i give you? I have verizon...

What settings did i give you? I have verizon which is suppose to be the best broadcast signal. Pure can look really good on some content. Other times it's as you said, murky. But it's not the kuros...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-25-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 31,135
Views: 2,874,968
Posted By saprano
Never understood the complaints about whites on a...

Never understood the complaints about whites on a plasma. It's just as white and bright as the LCD i have. Like it's a real nice crisp white. Their displays must be defective or something.

...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   08-16-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 701
Views: 27,237
Posted By saprano
I watched this last night and i felt the PQ...

I watched this last night and i felt the PQ didn't match what i saw in IMAX. The transfer is much brighter than the theatrical version and the color is different too. The IMAX scenes are good but not...
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   08-16-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,111
Posted By saprano
Amazing how compression throws away 98% of the...

Amazing how compression throws away 98% of the original information but blurays still managed to look so good.

I remember David mentioning at the shootout that some blurays look...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-12-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8,301
Views: 1,678,687
Posted By saprano
From when I saw the trailer I could tell it was...

From when I saw the trailer I could tell it was going to be a good, fun movie. I've been waiting almost a year for the price to go down. Crazy how Disney blurays never get cheaper from release week....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-11-2015, 02:56 PM
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Posted By saprano
I don't use FB so i can't view your pictures.

I don't use FB so i can't view your pictures.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-11-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 31,135
Views: 2,874,968
Posted By saprano
There are no "leagues" with kuros. Some are...

There are no "leagues" with kuros. Some are darker than others that's all. The technology is the same. Eites are a little more accurate with color than non elites.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 31,135
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Posted By saprano
Yeah the signatures come aged from the factory. ...

Yeah the signatures come aged from the factory.

What's the build date?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-09-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 2,876
Views: 213,059
Posted By saprano
Well i didn't see any so. Probably had to watch...

Well i didn't see any so. Probably had to watch more content. But from what i did watch it seemed fine.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-09-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2,876
Views: 213,059
Posted By saprano
If i have to go up close to the screen to see...

If i have to go up close to the screen to see artifacts, it's a non issue.

Which i did when i was watching regular content. Didn't notice anything. Definitely didn't see any problems from...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-08-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2,876
Views: 213,059
Posted By saprano
I decided to try and lower voltages on my 151 to...

I decided to try and lower voltages on my 151 to see how dark it can go. My stock settings are

Vol SUS 128
Vol offset 068
Vol RSTP 018
Vol XPOFS1 105
Vol XPOFS2 063
Vol YKNOFS1D 086...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-06-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8,301
Views: 1,678,687
Posted By saprano
Urga's back. I still haven't seen GoTG...

Urga's back.

I still haven't seen GoTG since it's never on sale.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-04-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 31,135
Views: 2,874,968
Posted By saprano
What does the tuner update do?

What does the tuner update do?
Forum: Latest Industry News   08-01-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,048
Posted By saprano
I prefer plasmas but the Sharp Elite was the best...

I prefer plasmas but the Sharp Elite was the best TV they ever made. I'm surprised they didn't continue making them. I was expecting more versions from them.

Anyway. It sucks having less...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-31-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10,966
Views: 1,303,150
Posted By saprano
I'll never forget when i first a kuro properly...

I'll never forget when i first a kuro properly setup at an audio dealer in NYC in 2009. My jaw nearly fell off my face. They were playing Speed Racer on a 111FD. I asked the guy there "is the TV...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-29-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 10,374
Posted By saprano
Bad shipping. Good packaging is not going to help...

Bad shipping. Good packaging is not going to help against laying the box flat, falling over, large movement flexing the glass etc.

Some of these shippers treat delicate stuff like they're...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-29-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 10,374
Posted By saprano
Have to protect that glass somehow.

Have to protect that glass somehow.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-28-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 10,374
Posted By saprano
I would say this is a failure on the...

I would say this is a failure on the manufacturers for not educating consumers on the difference between bright and dark room viewing. A failure also for stores for not putting plasmas in a proper...
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