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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-12-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 13,612
Posted By Ricoflashback
Touche. If the panel is strong enough, maybe you...

Touche. If the panel is strong enough, maybe you could attach them to the sides and bottom?

Kind of like the new Sony.

All seriousness aside, an 80" panel is about the max I could go in my...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-12-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 13,612
Posted By Ricoflashback
As the technology gets better, it will be...

As the technology gets better, it will be interesting to see the "screen size" point that competes with projectors.

80"? 85"? I have a dual setup (65" LCD/LED and 100" 16 X 9 screen.) The...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-12-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 8,949
Posted By Ricoflashback
[QUOTE=1000;30709426]65" is just plain WRONG....

[QUOTE=1000;30709426]65" is just plain WRONG. Plenty of 75" panels out there which are awesome

There were not plenty of 75" panels out there when I purchased my big screen TV 2 1/2 years ago.
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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-09-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ricoflashback
Lots of very smart people on this thread with far...

Lots of very smart people on this thread with far more technical knowledge than I have.

Maybe you can help me with this question - and not that I visit these sites often (only out of curiosity) -...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-09-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ricoflashback
I do not believe that 4K content over the...

I do not believe that 4K content over the Internet is going to replace cable or satellite. Too many bandwidth and cost issues.

Millenials and the even younger generation do not want to pay...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-09-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ricoflashback
If you're waiting to pull the trigger on an OLED...

If you're waiting to pull the trigger on an OLED because it's not 18Gbps HDMI 2.0 / HDCP 2.2 compliant, then you really are an early adopter and should wait until they meet those specs.

I'd...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-08-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,667
Posted By Ricoflashback
That's the problem with OLED right now. Price...

That's the problem with OLED right now. Price premium and size deficiency (availability).

You're spot on about the Best Buy "End Cap" display of the OLED sets. I have to hunt for it (not...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-06-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,890
Posted By Ricoflashback
Hey, if you have both ends curved and you're...

Hey, if you have both ends curved and you're watching hockey, does it make it look like it throws the puck off in the opposite direction of the curve with the goalie at the far left and far right of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-06-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,890
Posted By Ricoflashback
Now...if I can get this 105" bendable set for...

Now...if I can get this 105" bendable set for $5K, I'll retire my projector!
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-06-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 5,063
Posted By Ricoflashback
Two comments: 1. HDR - I see where LG &...

Two comments:

1. HDR - I see where LG & Netflix are working together to bring out more content, but what does this really mean for anyone who subscribes to cable or satellite? How long,...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-06-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 16,217
Posted By Ricoflashback
Only, ONLY if the price of OLED is on par with...

Only, ONLY if the price of OLED is on par with LCD/LED. Otherwise, you have a "niche" product on your hand.

I'll believe it when I see large screen OLED's - 65", 70", 75" or 77" at Best Buy,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-05-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 8,949
Posted By Ricoflashback
For those of us who bought a big screen TV a...

For those of us who bought a big screen TV a couple of years ago (and especially if you have a 65" set) the urge to upgrade isn't as compelling unless you can get a bigger screen (70" to 80") at...
Forum: Speakers   01-05-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 31,281
Views: 2,865,963
Posted By Ricoflashback
Enjoy!!! Nice purchase. Wait until it...

Enjoy!!! Nice purchase.

Wait until it breaks in and you start getting mesmerized by the clear dialog and solid mid & high range of the CC-690.

An amazing center speaker "presence" that...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-04-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 195
Posted By Ricoflashback
No matter what you do, I'd suggested an extended...

No matter what you do, I'd suggested an extended warranty. Costco via Square Trade provides a four year warranty (manufacturer warranty for the first year) that provides piece of mind on large TV...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-03-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 7,941
Posted By Ricoflashback
Interesting article. I'm still three to five...

Interesting article. I'm still three to five years away from looking at any replacement set but I'm not overly excited about the choices and direction the industry is pursuing. (Which is very good...
Forum: Speakers   01-02-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 31,281
Views: 2,865,963
Posted By Ricoflashback
RE: How does it (CC-690) mesh with your 60 V2's?...

RE: How does it (CC-690) mesh with your 60 V2's? I'm running 100 V2's and 20 V2's for surrounds.

Answer: Like butter. Seamless sound stage. I was very surprised that the timbre and tonal match...
Forum: Speakers   01-01-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 31,281
Views: 2,865,963
Posted By Ricoflashback
I guess it's hit and miss with Paradigm Dealers. ...

I guess it's hit and miss with Paradigm Dealers.

The CC-690 is well worth the wait. Absolute centerpiece of my HT for movies & satellite TV. Clear, crisp vocals with superb mid range. No more...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-01-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 715
Posted By Ricoflashback
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Sounds like a plan! I had Ascend speakers a while back and was very happy with them. Their new speakers...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-01-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 715
Posted By Ricoflashback
For a simple stereo setup, an AVR will do just...

For a simple stereo setup, an AVR will do just fine. And if I understand your setup properly (computer TV/audio) not big screen TV or 5.1/7.1 movie soundtracks - - there are many small, discreet...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-01-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,128
Posted By Ricoflashback
And... 2 things I think I think: 1) At...

And...

2 things I think I think:
1) At this point it looks like LG is (rightly) positioning OLED towards the high-end market, and I think that segment (mostly) would not buy a NON 4k TV at...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-31-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,128
Posted By Ricoflashback
Maybe some of the more technical savvy members...

Maybe some of the more technical savvy members can help with this question -

Can LG make a plain 65" or better yet, 75" OLED (flat - not curved) set without any 4K hoopla? (And without any of...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-29-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 666
Posted By Ricoflashback
FYI - I have the BenQ W1080ST (Short Throw) which...

FYI - I have the BenQ W1080ST (Short Throw) which is virtually the same projector as the W1070. I needed a short throw due to the smaller size of my HT room.

I have the W1080ST at the "high...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-24-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 16,237
Posted By Ricoflashback
Sounds like a real nice setup! One of the first...

Sounds like a real nice setup! One of the first things I did with my HT was to order the Darblet after reading so many glowing reviews - - especially with projectors. You can really tell the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-24-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 16,237
Posted By Ricoflashback
Yes, no vertical or horizontal lens shift. Just...

Yes, no vertical or horizontal lens shift. Just keystone adjustments.

I've had the BenQ W1080ST from some time now and have been very happy with it. Not sure if the step up is worth the extra...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-24-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 8,702
Posted By Ricoflashback
O.K. - we get the message. You do not like...

O.K. - we get the message. You do not like LCD/LED. It is NOT being promoted by AVS. When buying a TV and especially and big screen TV, what are your choices? LCD/LED dominates the market due to...
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