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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-27-2015, 04:40 AM
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Posted By johnfull
Yikes, Rodney! Is the set still under warranty? ...

Yikes, Rodney! Is the set still under warranty?
I had an issue with the WiFi that turned out to be a matter of protocol.
The set will work with some better than with others.
You can ask your...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-21-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
The backlight is continuously variable in...

The backlight is continuously variable in automatic mode.
It varies depending on content as well as ambient room lighting.
Any settings for range will be disabled with automatic selected.

Fixed...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-20-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By johnfull
White LEDs are actually blue LEDs with a yellow...

White LEDs are actually blue LEDs with a yellow phosphor coating.
Look at the lighting department of a hardware store and see the yellow.
The yellow phosphor covers the long wavelengths of red and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-20-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By johnfull
I have found that to work for an old CCFL...

I have found that to work for an old CCFL Toshiba.

You might need to do a white-temperature adjustment,
especially with white LED backlighting -- the blue gets too intense
as the phosphors for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-11-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 4,476
Views: 425,531
Posted By johnfull
I use the AquoMotion 240 to match the panel as...

I use the AquoMotion 240 to match the panel as well.
I could only watch the first 17 innings of the Yankees and Red Socks, though...:cool:
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-10-2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 4,476
Views: 425,531
Posted By johnfull
I think the motion enhancements only change the...

I think the motion enhancements only change the backlight strobe rate.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-01-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 72
Posted By johnfull
Sharp TVs have a big red NetFlix button on the...

Sharp TVs have a big red NetFlix button on the remote...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-30-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 918
Posted By johnfull
I think you may be on to something. Green...

I think you may be on to something.
Green definitely needs to be split to serve both cyan and yellow properly. I thought that Quattron would do that with the yellow at
one pole and a blue-green at...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-22-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 47
Posted By johnfull
Are there places on Earth that have not switched...

Are there places on Earth that have not switched to digital broadcast?!
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-22-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 4,476
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Posted By johnfull
Warranties are designed to be very profitable. ...

Warranties are designed to be very profitable.
Additionally, technology is rapidly developing.
Besides, defects will show up in the normal one year coverage.
Sharp sets are very reliable when you...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-17-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 4,476
Views: 425,531
Posted By johnfull
Give it a try -- you can always re-set it to...

Give it a try -- you can always re-set it to factory settings if you don't like it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-13-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
Agreed -- you need to boost the red enough to...

Agreed -- you need to boost the red enough to overcome it.
The UQ model uses an improved red phosphor and it leaves a slight
red tint to the white when set up properly (according to my settings)....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-08-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4,476
Views: 425,531
Posted By johnfull
The auto-dim feature seems to have a learning...

The auto-dim feature seems to have a learning curve -- after a few weeks,
the flicker goes away. It seems to be a feedback response that is damped.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-06-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
The backlight strobe (Aquomotion) and the fame...

The backlight strobe (Aquomotion) and the fame interpolation (Film Mode)
work together for the most part, but can be controlled separately.
I've heard complaints about golf leaving ghost doubles of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-06-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
I think I managed to get all the green out of the...

I think I managed to get all the green out of the picture before I switched to Dynamic. Let me know what you find and I can offer advice on tweaks, if they are needed...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-05-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
The User settings just below the Dynamic on the...

The User settings just below the Dynamic on the first page are
the latest. I found the green difficult, but not impossible to
remove. Dynamic is cleaner. Theater is too dull for my taste...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-05-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
Page one of this thread -- the top entry is the...

Page one of this thread -- the top entry is the most up-to-date.
I settled on the Dynamic setting a long time ago.
Feel free to modify the motion controls to suit your taste.
Members of my...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-02-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
You are welcome, Vern. :)

You are welcome, Vern.
:)
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-02-2015, 04:55 AM
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Views: 425,531
Posted By johnfull
Samba was asking for permissions and I refused. ...

Samba was asking for permissions and I refused.
Looking it up in Wikipedia, it looks like the mother of all privacy invaders.
No thanks! The update went flawlessly otherwise...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-18-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
Try turning down the Contrast one step at a time...

Try turning down the Contrast one step at a time till it goes away.
It sounds like white clipping. The other thing to try is one setting
lower on the Color Temperature -- go with Medium instead of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-17-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 4,476
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Posted By johnfull
The 960 is enhanced 4K. The UQ17U is enhanced...

The 960 is enhanced 4K. The UQ17U is enhanced HD.
Both use the Quattron system to expand definition...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-14-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
It's very sad that the folks at THX do not trust...

It's very sad that the folks at THX do not trust the technology of
the Light Sensor control of the backlight. It was heartbreaking
to discover that limitation and I found professional reviewers...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-12-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By johnfull
FALD is Full Array -- variable number of LEDs...

FALD is Full Array -- variable number of LEDs behind the screen.
Some FALD provide local dimming for different screen regions.
The more common backlight is edge-lit LED.
FALD can give halo...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-09-2015, 02:06 AM
Replies: 4,476
Views: 425,531
Posted By johnfull
You are right! The OPC, or Light Sensor, works...

You are right! The OPC, or Light Sensor, works really well.
Try either the USER or the DYNAMIC setting here:
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-03-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 37,605
Posted By johnfull
I think the frame interpolation (soap opera...

I think the frame interpolation (soap opera effect) may well be
built into these sets. It works in conjunction with the backlight scan to reduce blur and strobing. I have learned to appreciate the...
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