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Forum: Flat Panels General and OLED Technology   08-01-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,367
Posted By videobruce
Better watch what you say here. There are an...

Better watch what you say here. There are an excessive amount of corporate fan boys that have the delusion anything goes with big business. In other words, anything is ok to scam the consumer.
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Forum: Flat Panels General and OLED Technology   08-01-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,367
Posted By videobruce
Welcome to the CE industry where planned...

Welcome to the CE industry where planned obsolescence and is a way of life. :mad:
Forum: Flat Panels General and OLED Technology   08-01-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By videobruce
Don't you mean a LCD TV with LED backlighting? ;)

Don't you mean a LCD TV with LED backlighting? ;)
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-30-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,889
Posted By videobruce
Yes, one very good reason; if they drop it they...

Yes, one very good reason; if they drop it they eat it, if YOU drop it (or anything else that would 86 it), guess what? ;)
Especially something that large and unwieldy.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-30-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 274
Posted By videobruce
Seems as the general consensus is a reflective...

Seems as the general consensus is a reflective panel provides a sharper image (no loss due to the coating). Doesn't seem to make any difference if the supposedly better PQ is ruined by reflections....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-30-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Different technology (now that I see it's a...

Different technology (now that I see it's a Plasma). :rolleyes:

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Forum: Flat Panels General and OLED Technology   07-30-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 752
Posted By videobruce
The display. Are these 30 or 60Hz? Some...

The display.

Are these 30 or 60Hz? Some reviewers over at Amazon have stated they are only 30Hz due to limitations of HDMI (at least the ones they handle). :confused:
Forum: Flat Panels General and OLED Technology   07-29-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 752
Posted By videobruce
Questions; 1. Since HD material has to be...

Questions;
1. Since HD material has to be upscaled to 4k, isn't that a step backwards?
2. How about SD material? It doesn't look that great on a HD display, how (bad) will/does it look on a UHD...
Forum: Flat Panels General and OLED Technology   07-29-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By videobruce
Similar to the effect with DLP's, a softer image....

Similar to the effect with DLP's, a softer image. But that was a benefit for SD material and the reason why SD doesn't look good on LCD displays.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 698,591
Posted By videobruce
Without the viewers, there wouldn't be any...

Without the viewers, there wouldn't be any advertisers would there? At least I wouldn't advertise in a media that no one watches.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-29-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
  46" 4k?
Views: 180
Posted By videobruce
Very large computer monitor. ...

Very large computer monitor.

http://www.samsung.com/us/computer/monitors/LU28D590DS/ZA
http://overlordcomputer.com/collections/4k-monitors/products/asus-pq321q
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 698,591
Posted By videobruce
I can't see any operator charging for programming...

I can't see any operator charging for programming that is OTA. Don't you think that would do more harm then good to their customer base? Not everyone can or wants to erect a decent antenna. It's too...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-29-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Don't forget, Panasonic is suppose to be...

Don't forget, Panasonic is suppose to be releasing their new models in the fall and no doubt so will others.
I'm sure Vizio wants to see what the competition will be charging. ;)
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 698,591
Posted By videobruce
But, that doesn't affect OTA, just CATV...

But, that doesn't affect OTA, just CATV subscribers.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-27-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,889
Posted By videobruce
[QUOTE]I believe a few years have passed to...

[QUOTE]I believe a few years have passed to ascertain the "reliability/durability" of Vizio's HDTVs and i imagine the same applies to the 2014 line unless Vizio started using LCD panels from...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-27-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By videobruce
Bad interconnection somewhere. If so, it could...

Bad interconnection somewhere. If so, it could return. I'd open it up and reseat all the internal connections that I could easily access.
You can also try the PC forum since it's a PC monitor you...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   07-27-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 6,261
Views: 590,385
Posted By videobruce
One easy way to solve that is stop feeding them...

One easy way to solve that is stop feeding them money. (It's the same group TiVo is in :rolleyes: )
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-24-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Other than actual light output (brightness) of...

Other than actual light output (brightness) of the 55" vs the 60", does the 10bit panel really reduce false contouring which has been a huge problem with most sets. Most don't seem to understand...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-24-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 377
Posted By videobruce
JVC turned their TV business over to Amtran in...

JVC turned their TV business over to Amtran in the mid 90's or so.

The RCA name hasn't been with Thompson since 2006;...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Where was the screen output stated between the...

Where was the screen output stated between the two?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,783
Posted By videobruce
I wonder if an extended warranty is available?? :D

I wonder if an extended warranty is available?? :D
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Quote; people aren't educated enough to know...

Quote;
people aren't educated enough to know that LED=LCD most of the time.

Which is the fault of the CEA. Heaven forbid, there are educated consumers out there, they may see though more of the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Quote: You would need to have 10bit content to...

Quote:
You would need to have 10bit content to take advantage of those colors. Since there isn't much if that, the expanded offering goes to "waste".
Then it is just another marketing ploy (more or...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-22-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 377
Posted By videobruce
It's not nitpicking when you can see it and it...

It's not nitpicking when you can see it and it distract from the viewing experience. ;)

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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-22-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4,841
Views: 445,714
Posted By videobruce
Anyone else chime in on this? .Isn't that...

Anyone else chime in on this?

.Isn't that suppose to reduce the false contouring problem? I kinda doubt anyone could actually detect differences when the count is in the "billions". ;)
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