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Forum: Community Articles   07-31-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,391
Posted By steve1971
It looks as though they are doing pretty good if...

It looks as though they are doing pretty good if I read that report right.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-30-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5,431
Views: 695,813
Posted By steve1971
Great reply Jorgens. +++1

Great reply Jorgens. +++1
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   07-28-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By steve1971
Thanks for the review Ralph. Since I love horror...

Thanks for the review Ralph. Since I love horror movies Im going to have to check this one out. From the youtube video posted it looks good.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-28-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4,636
Views: 441,855
Posted By steve1971
Sony's last decent set besides the XBR8,929,950...

Sony's last decent set besides the XBR8,929,950 was and still is 2013/14 55W900A. Since then their 1080p sets are below average in my opinion. :(
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-28-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 22,231
Posted By steve1971
Now that Gracenote has been fixed I will say that...

Now that Gracenote has been fixed I will say that my 5500 is the best all around Blu ray player I have ever owned and I have owned a few of Sony's Blu ray players. It will be in my HT rig for a very...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-28-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 5,431
Views: 695,813
Posted By steve1971
Yep thats a scratch all right! :( Mine you cant...

Yep thats a scratch all right! :( Mine you cant even see unless your nose is right up to it. And its not a scratch but a small, very small nick. As long as the scratch doesnt effect your pixels then...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-27-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5,431
Views: 695,813
Posted By steve1971
How bad is the scratch helvetica? Got a pic?...

How bad is the scratch helvetica? Got a pic? Sorry to tell ya buddy but Sony will not fix it due to its not something caused by them. I got a really really tiny nick in my screen because while moving...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-22-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4,731
Views: 413,446
Posted By steve1971
From personal experience I had nothing but issues...

From personal experience I had nothing but issues with my 6500 from disc freezups to it not wanting to connect to the internet. It was a headache so I went out and bought the new BDP-S5500. This...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-22-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3,014
Views: 365,289
Posted By steve1971
I stand corrected JB. The new Comcast boxes can...

I stand corrected JB. The new Comcast boxes can be set to Full HD 1080p and I just found that out last night. Now whether its true 1080p HD or compressed I dont know but the boxes can be set to...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-21-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3,014
Views: 365,289
Posted By steve1971
Hey JB. My w900a is only showing 1080i and thats...

Hey JB. My w900a is only showing 1080i and thats the highest Comcast can do right now and probably for the forseeable future. I even called them and asked about that and they confirmed it. JB I dont...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-20-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3,014
Views: 365,289
Posted By steve1971
JBaumgart, I dont know about all the other...

JBaumgart, I dont know about all the other features your looking for but I will say in my opinion the PQ with the new X1i3, at least in HD, is alot better then what it used to be. I would say it...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-20-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 22,231
Posted By steve1971
My 5500 still dont have Gracenote and that is the...

My 5500 still dont have Gracenote and that is the only issue it has. Otherwise fantastic all around player.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-17-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 6
  sony
Views: 201
Posted By steve1971
Well lets put it this way Carlos. Its gonna take...

Well lets put it this way Carlos. Its gonna take more money then just what you gave them to save their tv division. Maybe if you keep buying 3 or 4 of their tv's this year they just may keep their...
Forum: Latest Industry News   07-16-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2,288
Views: 87,764
Posted By steve1971
" the problem is the people still clinging to...

" the problem is the people still clinging to their old 1080p tvs refusing to admit that the new technology is better and making up every excuse they can to justify that their "old tvs" are better...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-16-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4,731
Views: 413,446
Posted By steve1971
Manufactueres have tried working on it and I'm...

Manufactueres have tried working on it and I'm sure they have gotton better. I know on my W900A the off angle viewing is pretty good, not plasma, but pretty good and maybe its because of the panel...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4,731
Views: 413,446
Posted By steve1971
Not so good off axis viewing is an LCD flaw and...

Not so good off axis viewing is an LCD flaw and thats something thats always been an issue that is unless you have a tv that rotates on its stand such as the W900A.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5,431
Views: 695,813
Posted By steve1971
I would personally go all HDMI to the soundbar.

I would personally go all HDMI to the soundbar.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
  sony
Views: 201
Posted By steve1971
Lets put it this way and this comes from my...

Lets put it this way and this comes from my inside source at Sony. If they lose money with their 2015 sets Sony is going to sell off the tv division completely. Right now Sony's biggest money maker...
Forum: Community News & Polls   07-13-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 4,695
Posted By steve1971
Yep I would buy one. I would buy an OLED tv...

Yep I would buy one. I would buy an OLED tv before I bought a 4K tv. OLED is in my future, that is once my Sony 55W900A dies.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-13-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4,731
Views: 413,446
Posted By steve1971
Yea asdetail, Sony dropped the ball on that one...

Yea asdetail, Sony dropped the ball on that one by not making a 65inch model of the W900A. Why they didnt is still a mystery to me. I'm just glad I was able to get the 55inch W900A when I could...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-12-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4,731
Views: 413,446
Posted By steve1971
Agreed. Alot of the newer sets, 4K included, dont...

Agreed. Alot of the newer sets, 4K included, dont come close to the w850 or the w900a for that matter in black levels, contrast or PQ. In my opinion both sets were the best ever made by Sony in the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-08-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4,731
Views: 413,446
Posted By steve1971
Joe I would go with the 65w950b. That is the...

Joe I would go with the 65w950b. That is the model that replaced my beloved w900a. At first I didnt really care for the w950b but after I saw it at a freinds house and how he had everything finely...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-08-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 22,231
Posted By steve1971
Well I tried 2 dvd's on my 5500 to check out its...

Well I tried 2 dvd's on my 5500 to check out its upscaling abilities and very nice. Its about on par with the upscaling performance of my old 6200 which was also very good with dvd playback. No...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-03-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 740
Views: 22,231
Posted By steve1971
I agree. I have yet to see 1080P24 from Netflix.

I agree. I have yet to see 1080P24 from Netflix.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-03-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 5,431
Views: 695,813
Posted By steve1971
I bought my W9 in May of 2014 and it has a...

I bought my W9 in May of 2014 and it has a production date of 1/2014. Since I have owned it it never ceases to amaze me on how beautiful the PQ is when I turn it on. Its still gives me and my wife...
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