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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-12-2016, 06:22 PM
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Posted By fierce_gt
it's either a defect, or a glitch that depends on...

it's either a defect, or a glitch that depends on the source. i feel like the other member complaining about black levels was also using a roku. i use a htph(with nvidia card) and that seems to work...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-12-2016, 02:32 AM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 397,645
Posted By fierce_gt
have you looked at how both modes affect ABL...

have you looked at how both modes affect ABL behaviour?

i have not done a 'controlled test', but from anecdotal observations i thought that the eco mode displayed far less noticeable ABL than a...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-12-2016, 02:29 AM
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Posted By fierce_gt
as above have stated, you're in the wrong forum,...

as above have stated, you're in the wrong forum, it's not a plasma, it's not going to be 'burn-in', but that's not to say it'll be perfect either. every tv ever made has issues, can have defects, and...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-12-2016, 02:25 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By fierce_gt
there is usually a setting(often directly...

there is usually a setting(often directly selected from the remote) for screen size, or perhaps called 'ratio' that will adjust from 4:3 to 16:9. it's also what will control the overscan. 16:9...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-12-2016, 02:17 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
it's very clearly explained in the user manual......

it's very clearly explained in the user manual...

sb=surround back speakers (so 7.1)
TMD=top mount dolby speakers (5.1.2)
sb/tmd = automatically switches between the two(5.1.2 if a dolby source,...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-12-2016, 02:10 AM
Replies: 13,261
Views: 684,723
Posted By fierce_gt
ok, i wasn't sure cause they looked to be in...

ok, i wasn't sure cause they looked to be in different spots in the different images. guess it's worth noting whoever was handling your claim may have had equally more displays to view pics on...
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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-11-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 13,261
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Posted By fierce_gt
i'm viewing on my laptop so excuse me, but what...

i'm viewing on my laptop so excuse me, but what am i looking at? every pic looks different so i can't tell what is wrong with the screen and what is an artifact of the pic

you can always go oled...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-11-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 13,261
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Posted By fierce_gt
the 'old' menu is a secondary menu now. you can...

the 'old' menu is a secondary menu now. you can still access it, but not as easily as before, it requires navigating into now.

when you press the smart hub button now, a simple overlay pops up on...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-11-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13,261
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Posted By fierce_gt
sad as it is, i never even checked samsung. it...

sad as it is, i never even checked samsung. it never even crossed my mind that they might have useful information, haha. i was surprised there wasn't more info on here. seems like every other fw...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
if it doesn't happen on all units, it's not by...

if it doesn't happen on all units, it's not by design.

if i feed full range RGB into my 1130, i get full range RGB out of my 1130.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
look for the 'output' button on the remote, it...

look for the 'output' button on the remote, it will cycle through SB on, TMD on, SB/TMD on, and off. more info can be found in the user manual. of course you need to have the speakers connected for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-11-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
it is the nature of technology. no different than...

it is the nature of technology. no different than buying a 4k tv and then being upset your game/cable/whatever is only 1080p. but you can't be upset with onkyo/pioneer or whoever for the source not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
this has to be a defect not a design. i do...

this has to be a defect not a design.

i do currently have all my video sources set to the limited range, but both my ps3 and htpc can be switched to full range RGB, and both of them look just...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-09-2016, 10:14 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
i get what your saying, but maybe i'm confused as...

i get what your saying, but maybe i'm confused as to what is happening 'behind the scenes'... cause i'm pretty sure it does do that.


if i have a non-atmos source, and i play it with 'tmd on', i...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-09-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 397,645
Posted By fierce_gt
i don't want to put words in zoyd's mouth, but...

i don't want to put words in zoyd's mouth, but based on the first part of that quote, and my own experience. i would interpret it to mean eco-low achieves that luminance, but in a different way.
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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-09-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 13,261
Views: 684,723
Posted By fierce_gt
what do you want exactly? i think in this case...

what do you want exactly? i think in this case pics don't really explain as well as words can. but if you google samsung tizen tv, you'll get plenty of pics of what the update looks like.

the new...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-09-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13,261
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Posted By fierce_gt
thanks, i'll have to check it out. i just...

thanks, i'll have to check it out. i just remember seeing the trash can icon. did not realize there was a way to pin things. if i can set my desired apps on the overlay like i could/can the full...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-09-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13,261
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Posted By fierce_gt
to each his own. i'm not big on fw updates, but...

to each his own. i'm not big on fw updates, but i'm not going to avoid something for no reason either. imo, a lack of positives does not make a negative. if i had waited for positives, i would not...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-08-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 397,645
Posted By fierce_gt
from my limiting experience, it does seem like...

from my limiting experience, it does seem like there is often more than one way to get the same results, which is why i was curious about your measurements in the first place. ultimately it's what...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 16,820
Posted By fierce_gt
i couldn't figure that out either?

i couldn't figure that out either?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-08-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 13,261
Views: 684,723
Posted By fierce_gt
i'm pretty sure that dialogue saying 'smart hub...

i'm pretty sure that dialogue saying 'smart hub is updating' is code for 'the apps have not loaded and we don't know what to do'... mine says it every time i turn on the tv now, every, single,...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-08-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 13,261
Views: 684,723
Posted By fierce_gt
i hadn't heard any complaints from ppl who had...

i hadn't heard any complaints from ppl who had done the update, specifically about the change. i know there's always a risk of the fw flash causing problems, but that's not something i've ever had an...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,207
Posted By fierce_gt
thanks for the info! i'm always amazed how much a...

thanks for the info! i'm always amazed how much a couple feet makes a difference. my space is just under 12' wide, and it looks so much smaller than yours, haha.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-08-2016, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 397,645
Posted By fierce_gt
i'm surprised you got a 'pro calibration' without...

i'm surprised you got a 'pro calibration' without touching the 10pt controls or color space. or is that different when using the cal-day and cal-night options?

i'm curious to hear what happens...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-08-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4,286
Views: 397,645
Posted By fierce_gt
= luminance, or = behaviour? i'd believe...

= luminance, or = behaviour?

i'd believe that eco low is the equivalent in measured peak luminance as cell light 14, but from my experience, the two settings achieve that luminance in different...
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