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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-28-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 7,443
Posted By swanlee
Done waiting, I'll be able to upgrade my TV in...

Done waiting, I'll be able to upgrade my TV in November and will be buying a TV in November if by some miracle the EF9500 is below $3K by November and user reports are positive and their aren't any...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-28-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 7,443
Posted By swanlee
The JS9000 is curved and not flat, I hate curved...

The JS9000 is curved and not flat, I hate curved TV's

The JS8500 uses mini connect where the ports will be upgradeable, the CPU and other guts of the JS8500 are not upgradeable but at least the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-28-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 7,443
Posted By swanlee
I'm dead set on 4K, HDR, HDMI 2.0A/HDCP 2.2 and...

I'm dead set on 4K, HDR, HDMI 2.0A/HDCP 2.2 and Flat. My next set I want compatible with all known upcoming formats and I will use it as a main TV for 4-5 years. In 3 years when 4K HDR content is...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-28-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 7,443
Posted By swanlee
$5500 for the 55 inch version? $500 more than...

$5500 for the 55 inch version? $500 more than what was reported earlier in the year. Their is no chance this TV hits below $3K this year.

Samsung has some very good options in the JS line of...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-27-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
Sorry I don't buy the whole Size VS distance crap...

Sorry I don't buy the whole Size VS distance crap when it comes to resolution. It is more of a subjective guideline than a hard scientific fact. I've looked at a lot of 4K content in different sized...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-26-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
Yea no way within my budget and I doubt these...

Yea no way within my budget and I doubt these tv's will ever fall enough to be within my budget
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-26-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1,162
Views: 77,566
Posted By swanlee
Wow $5500 for the Flat 55 inch? Even more than...

Wow $5500 for the Flat 55 inch? Even more than originally thought. Yea that isn't hitting $3K or probably even $4K this year. Insane but glad we finally have the low down and glad I've decided to...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
So what PQ settings are missing when using Game...

So what PQ settings are missing when using Game mode? If I watch a movie or video while in game mode what are the downsides?


My choices when I get this TV are either play laggy games in Movie...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-19-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
So what PQ settings are missing from game mode?...

So what PQ settings are missing from game mode? Looks like I'm going to have to use game mode even though I use the Xbox for all video needs as well
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-19-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
So what's the best goldilocks setting for a gamer...

So what's the best goldilocks setting for a gamer that uses the Xbox one for all video input and games? In game mode what PQ settings are not available?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-19-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
Has anyone with an Xbox one tried using it in...

Has anyone with an Xbox one tried using it in Movie mode? I'm running my cable box through the hdmi-in port and like the all in one use of video/cable and game and would rather not switch settings...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-17-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1,162
Views: 77,566
Posted By swanlee
Yep LG's handling of this years OLED models has...

Yep LG's handling of this years OLED models has been a complete Cluster F. Still no pricing or concrete release dates or really any official communication from LG
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-16-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
Gotta start somehwere,

Gotta start somehwere,
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-26-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
The new WD UHD drive packs do not seem like a...

The new WD UHD drive packs do not seem like a very good value. The old ones are selling for $50 and have 10 4k movies and 30 4k documentaries on them. Once MGO works out the issues you will be able...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-21-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
Current OLED's do not have perfect colors, I know...

Current OLED's do not have perfect colors, I know you read through the Shootout so I don't see how you can say colors were perfect and they somehow fixed all the panel issues without anyone even...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-21-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
The irony is I looked at several places and the...

The irony is I looked at several places and the 55 inch 1080P EC9300 is $2300, $300 more than the 55 inch JS8500 which is Flat, 4K, HDR etc

I'm certainly not going to pay MORE for a TV that is...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-21-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
Great for you but I'm not going to pay the same...

Great for you but I'm not going to pay the same or more just for better blacks and sacrifice 4K Native, Flat Screen, HDR, 4K Blur ray compatibility.

And it's not like these LG's don't have their...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-20-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
JS8500 is Flat, 4K, HDR capable, HDMI 2/HDCP 2.2...

JS8500 is Flat, 4K, HDR capable, HDMI 2/HDCP 2.2 compliant.

Two completely different TV's and only one of them is remotely future proof. I would never buy a TV now spending nearly $2K for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-17-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4,872
Views: 288,277
Posted By swanlee
The UHD pack issues is pretty random as far as...

The UHD pack issues is pretty random as far as where they came from. It is obviously some type of digital license issue with MGO. At this point no one should waste their time returning them for new...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-17-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
Given the way LG has handled things this year I...

Given the way LG has handled things this year I have ZERO confidence the EF9500 will be out in Sept at a price of $3K and have fixed the current OLED Panel issues we saw at the shootout and somehow...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-16-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
And the post above him said pre order is...

And the post above him said pre order is available for $5k. The 3k answer was just speculation on potential price drops well after these hit retail. The fact they are not even available mean they...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   07-16-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 13,479
Posted By swanlee
I've definitely moved on, Not even considering...

I've definitely moved on, Not even considering the EF9500 anymore after all the issues this years OLED's have had and the fact these haven't even hit the street yet so will still be $5K when I'm...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1,425
Views: 29,259
Posted By swanlee
No I was always waiting till the fall, 3 paycheck...

No I was always waiting till the fall, 3 paycheck month in Nov and much closer to next year tax returns. Plus I'm saving up amazon $ from my credit card to help pay it down.

Glad I did not get it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1,425
Views: 29,259
Posted By swanlee
Lame this is not resolved yet. I bought the UHD...

Lame this is not resolved yet. I bought the UHD pack when it went on sale for $50 and I don't even have a Samsung 4K HDTV yet. I'll be getting the JS8500 in a couple of months. Hope this is resolved...
Forum: Community News & Polls   07-14-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,015
Posted By swanlee
It would depend on Price and Size. Nothing is...

It would depend on Price and Size. Nothing is perfect so some imperfections can be tolerated at lower prices points. I can deal with LCD/LED limitations at much cheaper price points than OLED panel...
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