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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-19-2014, 05:40 AM
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Posted By Chad B
The panel lottery is different than sample to...

The panel lottery is different than sample to sample variation. Sample to sample variation is the main factor behind settings not carrying over well from one set to the next, even the same model and...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-15-2014, 07:01 PM
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Views: 599,119
Posted By Chad B
It doesn't cost nearly that much to have me do my...

It doesn't cost nearly that much to have me do my most basic calibration service, which would include a black level measurement.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-15-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4,269
Views: 339,175
Posted By Chad B
I didn't edit the end; I had just spent a long...

I didn't edit the end; I had just spent a long time writing up the review, realized I had conveyed everything in my notes, and decided to call it a day. :)
My rankings page is up to date except for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-15-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4,269
Views: 339,175
Posted By Chad B
It is awfully close in performance to the HU8550,...

It is awfully close in performance to the HU8550, with very similar panel contrast and color.
Compared to the Sony 900B, which I have calibrated a couple of and hope to write up a short report of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 4,269
Views: 339,175
Posted By Chad B
Review: Samsung UN65HU9000

Isn't it interesting how many things in life are touted as either New and Improved or Old Fashioned? A decade ago, having a non flat screen was starting to become an object of scorn; but when I...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-13-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By Chad B
There is a 6 point grayscale/gamma adjustment in...

There is a 6 point grayscale/gamma adjustment in the SM, but it's difficult to do. It shouldn't be attempted unless you have the right equipment and instructions, because it could mess things up in...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-11-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 3,168
Views: 573,196
Posted By Chad B
You have a full cms, simple white balance, and...

You have a full cms, simple white balance, and gamma selection among other controls. Also I often encounter and correct installation related geometry problems. It would be worthwhile.
I could do it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-07-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4,269
Views: 339,175
Posted By Chad B
I am hoping to get the review up tomorrow.

I am hoping to get the review up tomorrow.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-26-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 124,164
Posted By Chad B
Chad B's TV rankings

Those two (and some other) LCDs also have measurably better ANSI than any Samsung plasma I have reviewed except the F8500.


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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-26-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 124,164
Posted By Chad B
There are plenty of LCDs with better black levels...

There are plenty of LCDs with better black levels than some plasmas! Take the Insignia LCD vs any LG plasma for just one of many examples. And the Insignia is not a dimming set.
Also take the Vizio...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-25-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 12,345
Views: 655,234
Posted By Chad B
Hmmm, no, can't say I have.

Hmmm, no, can't say I have.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-25-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 124,164
Posted By Chad B
I believe what Chunon is referring to in regards...

I believe what Chunon is referring to in regards to the F8500's color is the reduced saturation color shades, which do not show up in the graphs posted above. I have examined them from the last 2...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-24-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 124,164
Posted By Chad B
The "Black" score is the quality of blacks, not...

The "Black" score is the quality of blacks, not the black level.

Previously I had an "MLL" (minimum luminance level) column, but with dimming backlights that can be misleading. I decided to...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-24-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 124,164
Posted By Chad B
Yeah, the SW change messed them all up. I do...

Yeah, the SW change messed them all up. I do have a fix in the works. BTW, nice to see your pic back up!
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-24-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 32,912
Posted By Chad B
Small correction: "Angle" is worth 7 points. ...

Small correction: "Angle" is worth 7 points.

Previously I had an "MLL" (minimum luminance level) column, but with dimming backlights that can be misleading. I decided to rename it "Blacks" and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-24-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 32,912
Posted By Chad B
Thanks! I would be excited to do the Vizio. ...

Thanks! I would be excited to do the Vizio. It's a lot of fun calibrating and reviewing the new sets. I just have to balance that time against my normal job of being a full time calibrator and all...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 32,912
Posted By Chad B
Rankings!

After a few years of neglect, I've finally updated my display rankings with all the latest models I've reviewed. I made a couple other changes, deleting the 24P bonus point, merging the depth and...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 124,164
Posted By Chad B
Updated!

After a few years of neglect, I've finally updated the rankings with all the latest models I've reviewed. I made a couple other changes, deleting the 24P bonus point, merging the depth and shadow...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12,345
Views: 655,234
Posted By Chad B
See Ph8te's response above. The light output...

See Ph8te's response above. The light output variation that I have seen on the F8500 may or may not be a limitation for a Day mode, depending on the environment and owner's tastes.

Yes, required...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-22-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 354,475
Posted By Chad B
I don't think the light output variation is due...

I don't think the light output variation is due to FW, because I've gotten results all over the map with the latest FW (light output in the 40s to mid 60s with similar settings, and very different...
Forum: Display Calibration   07-17-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 3,168
Views: 573,196
Posted By Chad B
I believe the errors would be different on...

I believe the errors would be different on different displays so it should be done on each individual display you intend to calibrate.


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Forum: Display Calibration   07-17-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3,168
Views: 573,196
Posted By Chad B
All over from the keys to Tallahassee. I would be...

All over from the keys to Tallahassee. I would be happy to accommodate.


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Forum: Display Calibration   07-16-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By Chad B
Don't be silly. ;) ;) It shouldn't be a problem....

Don't be silly. ;) ;) It shouldn't be a problem. It's not like all of a sudden I will get inaccurate readings from the Jeti with CalMAN, though of course I'd prefer to have the speediest and most...
Forum: Display Calibration   07-16-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By Chad B
I bought the meter from Tom Huffman/ChromaPure,...

I bought the meter from Tom Huffman/ChromaPure, and I decided to go through him instead of dealing with Jeti myself. So I sent it to him, and he sent it off to Germany for me. I'm pretty sure FedEx...
Forum: Display Calibration   07-11-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By Chad B
I had to send my Jeti 1211 back to Germany at a...

I had to send my Jeti 1211 back to Germany at a cost of $1100 and I was without it over a month. :(

I would like it if Spectracal would be able to recal spectros. They can recertify them,...
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