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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-31-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By Pete
Good thing this isn't a court of law or your...

Good thing this isn't a court of law or your evidence pertaining to the performance of the NERO LED would be thrown out as 'hearsay'. Seriously, I'm sorry you haven't had the opportunity to see this...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-28-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By Pete
I'd be curious to know what that measurement...

I'd be curious to know what that measurement would be using D75/HDTV and Dynamic Black 3. That's how I'm running it, and the ISF police haven't arrested me as of yet. On the "clone" thing...just...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-27-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By Pete
I have the NERO LED and it is brighter than the...

I have the NERO LED and it is brighter than the older generation LED projectors (M.150 / M.120 /MICO 50 / MICO 40).
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-26-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By Pete
Power consumption specification in user manual:...

Power consumption specification in user manual: Bright = 190W - 240W; Standard = 135W - 170W
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-24-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By Pete
I'm running a SIM2 LED projector, so I don't need...

I'm running a SIM2 LED projector, so I don't need to worry about lamp hours. I can turn it on and off like an ordinary TV...no warm up or cool down. It doesn't loose much in the way of output over...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By Pete
I agree...so I'm inching closer to staying put...

I agree...so I'm inching closer to staying put with 2K. There are thousands of affordable 2K blu-ray titles compared to a limited selection of costly 4K titles. And who knows what there will be to...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By Pete
8K Inching Closer?

Sounds like 8K may actually happen...but when?: http://www.tvtechnology.com/opinions/0004/8k-demos-paint-a-pretty-picture-of-tvs-future/276624
Forum: Headphones   07-24-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 55
Posted By Pete
Master & Dynamic

I'm hearing positive reports about a brand of headphones going by the name of Master & Dynamic. Anyone have any first-hand experience with these?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-24-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,843
Posted By Pete
On the assumption that it will be a while before...

On the assumption that it will be a while before there's any meaningful quantity of movies available in 4K and there are tens of thousands of them currently available in blu-ray, I'd much prefer to...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-23-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,843
Posted By Pete
$70,000 you say? Here's what I would do... ...

$70,000 you say? Here's what I would do...

VisionX 2.35 screen with vertical side masking (115 diag. in 2.35; 92 diag in 16:9)....$5,000
SIM2 Lumis 20th 3-chip...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-17-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 491
Posted By Pete
Check out recent FDA categorizations of Laser...

Check out recent FDA categorizations of Laser relative to projector brightness...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-17-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By Pete
Wouldn't DLP be a better technology for fast...

Wouldn't DLP be a better technology for fast action?...also brighter
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-07-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 798
Posted By Pete
I'm all in on LED...don't even need 3000 lumens....

I'm all in on LED...don't even need 3000 lumens. 1800 to 2000 "equivalent UHP lumens" is plenty for average home theater screen sizes. LED color is spectacular...perhaps even superior to laser...and...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-07-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 798
Posted By Pete
FDA Puts Kibosh On Consumer Laser Projectors?

I don't know if this subject has already been thrashed yet, but in reading summaries about Infocomm happenings, I noticed remarks were made pertaining to the noticeable absence of laser projectors....
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-19-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,805
Posted By Pete
Color, Contrast, and Clarity (detail/sharpness)...

Color, Contrast, and Clarity (detail/sharpness) are more important than resolution. Don't get hung up on 4K as THE technology driving a purchase decision. I, for one, happen to think the latest...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-05-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 133
Posted By Pete
check out the Percheron PR-WBA2 wall mount. I...

check out the Percheron PR-WBA2 wall mount. I think it goes for around $200
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-28-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 951
Posted By Pete
With a Genelec speaker system you get active...

With a Genelec speaker system you get active crossovers and amps matched to each driver...the best of all worlds
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-28-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 133
Posted By Pete
You can get an AV cart on wheels that is 54"...

You can get an AV cart on wheels that is 54" tall
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   05-12-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 944
Posted By Pete
I think the Bogan speakers differ from the NEAR...

I think the Bogan speakers differ from the NEAR in that they are voiced for non-critical background music and PA, whereas the NEAR are aimed more toward the audiophile.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-08-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,272
Posted By Pete
So how does the HD91+ relate to the HD92/93?. And...

So how does the HD91+ relate to the HD92/93?. And is the claimed 1500 Lumens before or after taking into consideration the H-K effect? In other words is it "the equivelant of 1500ANSI from a...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-06-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,277
Posted By Pete
I'd go with a brighter projector engine than rely...

I'd go with a brighter projector engine than rely on big screen gain to achieve adequate FL. The BD screen in particular suffers from color shift issues. They're OK for board rooms and exhibition...
Forum: Outdoor Theaters   05-04-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 944
Posted By Pete
NEAR makes outdoor speakers that sound really...

NEAR makes outdoor speakers that sound really good and that are impervious to year-round weather conditions. I recently heard their LB8 and was blown away. It's bigger than most outdoor bracket-type...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-27-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 2,719
Views: 134,393
Posted By Pete
I suspect the industry will try to move towards a...

I suspect the industry will try to move towards a business model built around "recurring revenue"...toll booths...like cheap copiers needing frequent (and costly) replacement ink cartridges.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-23-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By Pete
SIM2 has a model...the SIRIO...that's spec'd at...

SIM2 has a model...the SIRIO...that's spec'd at 7000ANSI and which should fit into your stated budget. It's available with a bunch of lens options, including a super short throw that would be ideal...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-20-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,849
Posted By Pete
Do we know pricing yet on HD92/HD93?

Do we know pricing yet on HD92/HD93?
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