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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-29-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 116
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Posted By Seegs108
4000 lumens is what I've heard.

4000 lumens is what I've heard.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-28-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
Sony has a company monitoring forums like this...

Sony has a company monitoring forums like this one. They send Sony information about issues frequently talked about. I'm sure they are well aware right now about this thread. They themselves (SXRD...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-28-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
Or maybe they'll take a hint and fix the issue...

Or maybe they'll take a hint and fix the issue instead of just putting a bandaid on the wound. I don't like how they're putting "countermeasures" in place instead of fixing the issue with the SXRD...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 31,739
Posted By Seegs108
As always, your hard work is appreciated! Now I'm...

As always, your hard work is appreciated! Now I'm off to read your review. I'm curious to hear what you think of the dynamic iris implementation. I was extremely impressed with the LS10000's laser...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 5,700
Posted By Seegs108
That has almost nothing to do with the laser...

That has almost nothing to do with the laser light source. It's almost wholly due to the fact that this unit uses two sets of DMDs to increase the contrast. The lasers do enhance the amount if light...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
That's because like .001% of projector owners...

That's because like .001% of projector owners frequently read forums like this and an even smaller percentage own and have measured their Sony projector after finding this one single thread....
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
What does any of that have to do with the topic...

What does any of that have to do with the topic that we're discussing in this thread? This thread has to do with contrast and more specifically contrast loss. Without Sony's advantage in contrast...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14,741
Views: 910,249
Posted By Seegs108
Unless they've changed the standard it should...

Unless they've changed the standard it should still be a 2.6 gamma curve used for mastering. Here's a PowerPoint I found:
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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 08:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 132
Posted By Seegs108
Yeah, that looks to be an optical block failure....

Yeah, that looks to be an optical block failure. Essentially the optical piece that converges the the three images from each DiLA panel has shifted/come apart and is causing the issue you're seeing....
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
I completely understand that the sample group we...

I completely understand that the sample group we have here is small, but when we only have two people claiming no loss out of hundreds across the forums, don't you feel that enough to indict the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 132
Posted By Seegs108
Sounds like an optical block failure. Can you...

Sounds like an optical block failure. Can you take a picture of it so we can see what it looks like?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
It has to do with condensation. If they can keep...

It has to do with condensation. If they can keep the SXRD panels cool enough so that there's less of a hot-to-cool cycle they can minimize how much moisture builds up on the panels.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
It's not fixed. Wolfgang in one of the Sony...

It's not fixed. Wolfgang in one of the Sony 5000ES threads talks about him speaking directly with the SXRD engineering team and told him while the issue was not fixed, but the fact that the 5000ES...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 06:09 AM
Replies: 14,741
Views: 910,249
Posted By Seegs108
I've read that they master the content for the...

I've read that they master the content for the DCI encode so that projectors should be using a 2.6 gamma. I never understood this when you factor in that DCI projectors don't have enough contrast to...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 06:04 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
We don't know. And without owners putting 1000+...

We don't know. And without owners putting 1000+ hours on their units and measuring we simply won't know. I just don't think it's smart without any objective information at out fingertips to simply...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 05:55 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
Huh? 3LCD and LCoS units from Epson and JVC DO...

Huh? 3LCD and LCoS units from Epson and JVC DO NOT have massive losses in contrast within the first 1000 hours of use. Cine4home has already done measurements on units from these companies to verify...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
Epson makes nice projectors and their warranty is...

Epson makes nice projectors and their warranty is the best in the business. At the moment I don't think they offer the best "bang for the buck" in the $3000+ price market. The RS400 and RS500 from...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 05:43 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
There is more than this thread. There is a HUGE...

There is more than this thread. There is a HUGE thread about this, with a lot more information about the issue, on the german Hi-fi forum.



Sony said they have put in place "countermeasures"...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 05:17 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
When and how much occurs is based on usage habits...

When and how much occurs is based on usage habits and environment. It's never the same for two people, hence why it occurs differently in amount lost and how early it occurs. It's what I said before,...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-27-2016, 05:01 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
Why, because two people out of hundreds between...

Why, because two people out of hundreds between the various threads on different forums have said they haven't seen a drop yet? Maybe if he had a few thousand hours on his unit, the relatively high...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-26-2016, 05:15 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
It's really one of those "pick your poison" type...

It's really one of those "pick your poison" type situations. I'd argue that Sony has by far the biggest issue right now with contrast loss compared to the issues you typically get with the other LCoS...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-26-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 34,051
Posted By Seegs108
You still only had 800 hours on your unit....

You still only had 800 hours on your unit. Obviously each unit will be altered differently due to usage and environment and I only take offense to your post because you phrased it like your unit...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-26-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 42
Posted By Seegs108
There are no consumer grade projectors that allow...

There are no consumer grade projectors that allow for manual/ physical adjustment of the LCD panels. However this is performed in the factory is removed after the light engine is assembled. So the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-25-2016, 04:52 AM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 52,567
Posted By Seegs108
What do you mean "moving"? They've had a 2 year...

What do you mean "moving"? They've had a 2 year cycle for years now.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-22-2016, 01:35 AM
Replies: 6,091
Views: 341,263
Posted By Seegs108
Joe Kane has had a few articles on the subject....

Joe Kane has had a few articles on the subject. His professional opinion is that at least a 10 foot wide screen is the beginning point to fully see all the benefit that 4K has to offer, as long as...
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