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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-22-2015, 04:39 PM
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Views: 164
Posted By Mik James
If that's one of the best Kuros ever made (second...

If that's one of the best Kuros ever made (second gen monitor?) then stick with it for awhile longer.
There's some kinks that need to be ironed out of OLED from what i'm reading.
You may also find...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-22-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 870
Posted By Mik James
Go get yourself a nice direct view or rear...

Go get yourself a nice direct view or rear projection crt (they're often free) and stop asking silly questions :D
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-21-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,230
Posted By Mik James
Actually high ansi contrast enables a display to...

Actually high ansi contrast enables a display to show high contrast in fine details. This is why a checkerboard pattern is used to measure ansi, simulating high contrast differences across nearby...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-20-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,230
Posted By Mik James
No it's not to bad, as the the 2000:1 measurement...

No it's not to bad, as the the 2000:1 measurement was likely a static or on/off contrast measurement, not an ansi contrast measurement.

Either way it's best to post links to that info if your...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-06-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,506
Posted By Mik James
I remember you mentioned this before in a...

I remember you mentioned this before in a previous thread.
I won't ask for an explanation if you've already discussed it before, but a link to lg's explanation of this or an article with accurate...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-05-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 25,263
Posted By Mik James
Precisely. Better to hear it now than to be out...

Precisely. Better to hear it now than to be out 1000-2000$ a few years down the line.
With Oled wallpaper and sleek Hmds around the corner, flat panels may not last very long.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-31-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 25,263
Posted By Mik James
Okay, enough of this. Impending Sarcasm: ...

Okay, enough of this. Impending Sarcasm:

I'm sure you have nothing to worry about, I'm certain your mass produced display will continue to hold value for many decades into the future even when...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-31-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 25,263
Posted By Mik James
I'm not sure whether or not it's "intelligent",...

I'm not sure whether or not it's "intelligent", however it is most certainly "relevant".
My original point is the quick depreciation of the value of electronics as technology moves forward.

It's...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-30-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 25,263
Posted By Mik James
You mean the Kuros selling for 1000-1500$...

You mean the Kuros selling for 1000-1500$ originally retailed for 6000-7000$ :confused:
Or those Pio Elite Crt's that may have retailed for even more for all I know and dropped nearly as fast as any...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-30-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 25,263
Posted By Mik James
Like how Crt rear projection owners sold their...

Like how Crt rear projection owners sold their sets for at least what they paid?
The end of a life cycle is not a great time to be buying a plasma unless you got a ridiculous discount. Even more so...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-25-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 8,710
Posted By Mik James
You can still pick yourself up a 1080I Widescreen...

You can still pick yourself up a 1080I Widescreen 73" Mitsubishi Crt Rear Projection :D.

Convergence can actually be dialed in quite well on those.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-23-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 8,710
Posted By Mik James
But the figures and facts are what makes the post...

But the figures and facts are what makes the post interesting and informative ;)

This is after all Audio Video Science Forum, Not Audio Video Bologna Forum :D

I for one have found all of your...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1,863
Views: 453,894
Posted By Mik James
Is there a way to get rid of the shifting...

Is there a way to get rid of the shifting mll/black level on these sets (43" d450)?
It significantly cuts contrast in many mixed scenes.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-28-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 354
Views: 21,155
Posted By Mik James
Received the rift yesterday. First of all...

Received the rift yesterday.

First of all the image is gorgeous and the head tracking provides a sense of atmosphere you could probably only get if you had screens all around, above and below you...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-20-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,180
Posted By Mik James
Interesting. I had thought the "sub pixels" would...

Interesting. I had thought the "sub pixels" would all either be white organic leds with colored filters or of a color that does not age as quickly with color filters.

Sounds like that isn't the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-19-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,180
Posted By Mik James
Didn't they work around the issue by using white...

Didn't they work around the issue by using white leds and color filters for the primary colors :confused:
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-18-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 873
Posted By Mik James
You might want to do some reading on the forum....

You might want to do some reading on the forum. I've seen a fix around here somewhere for the black level rise on Panasonics.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-14-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By Mik James
Powering a powered sub requires power to power...

Powering a powered sub requires power to power said powered sub.

Couldn't resist :p
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-10-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 354
Views: 21,155
Posted By Mik James
Umm, Okay :confused: I just ordered my rift...

Umm, Okay :confused:

I just ordered my rift so i'll be able to play around with settings to try and alleviate this alleged true black smear/ghosting.

Sounds like some users have tried raising...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   11-07-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 21,155
Posted By Mik James
Anyone know if the high contrast transitional...

Anyone know if the high contrast transitional ghosting issue can be overcome with better engineering?
I'm not sure if this is also an issue with the high end LG Panel like the EC series?
I can see...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-18-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By Mik James
Budget: Sub 1000. Just curious of any...

Budget: Sub 1000.

Just curious of any previously decent projectors with good dynamic iris's that might be found when old stock is cleared out or the like.

I sense what i'm thinking of may be...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-18-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By Mik James
Sounds like they intentionally nerfed the 2030? ...

Sounds like they intentionally nerfed the 2030?
I thought it was relatively easy for a 3lcd to match or beat a dlp for native and dynamic contrast.
With the dynamic iris one would think the 2030...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-18-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 941
Views: 257,518
Posted By Mik James
If you cleaned/moved multiple lenses or even one...

If you cleaned/moved multiple lenses or even one you may have knocked out of balance what is likely a precise alignment. What you are seeing may be severe chromatic aberration or it could be minimal...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-18-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By Mik James
Older/Cheap 3D Dlp or Lcd With Excellent Dynamic Iris Implementation?

My preference is towards dlp but i'd consider an lcd as well if the motion performance is better than the average for lcd.

I'm curious of older projectors that had good dynamic iris...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-10-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By Mik James
It's annoying that they don't let you take the...

It's annoying that they don't let you take the backlight down as far as you want it to go for dynamic contrast.

I hear there is a shift of some sort when going too low with leds but regardless...
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