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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-21-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By 1000
Thanks so much for all the info guys. This is the...

Thanks so much for all the info guys. This is the finest forum on the internet. All helpful, productive posts and almost no trolling.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 145
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Thanks guys, I am therefore on the right track...

Thanks guys, I am therefore on the right track with Straight for film - I prefer it to the other DSP settings regardless.

1000
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 145
Posted By 1000
Straight / Pure processing vs. Preset sound stages

Hi all,


One of the things that has always baffled me with receivers are the pros and cons of using "Straight/Pure" setting vs. all the usual sound stages such as "movie - adventure", "Movie -...
Forum: Speakers   01-19-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By 1000
Speakers for music vs home theatre

Hi all,

I have the opportunity to pick up a pair of Naim Intro-2 floor standing speakers for a bit of a bargain price. The Naim Intro-2 series, like all Naim products are pitched as a speaker for...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-01-2016, 11:11 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
Posted By 1000
I've switched over to High fan, hopefully that...

I've switched over to High fan, hopefully that way I might be able to push a few hundred extra hours out of it. I really dislike fan noise, so I might just switch down to LOW in the dead of night for...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-01-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
Posted By 1000
Hot damn, I suspected this might have been the...

Hot damn, I suspected this might have been the case. I think it started around 2,000 hours or so.. and I run 100% in eco mode. Is eco mode less friendly on the bulb due to the low fan speed and the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-01-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
Posted By 1000
I'm hoping you guys may be able to help me with...

I'm hoping you guys may be able to help me with my HW40ES. Every so often, maybe once a day or so, my unit develops a distinct 'flicker' through the picture. The best way I can describe it is that is...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-01-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
Posted By 1000
I'm hoping you guys may be able to help me with...

I'm hoping you guys may be able to help me with my HW40ES. Every so often, maybe once a day or so, my unit develops a distinct 'flicker' through the picture. The best way I can describe it is that is...
Forum: Latest Industry News   11-13-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,371
Posted By 1000
Talk about wasted opportunity Sony, typical for...

Talk about wasted opportunity Sony, typical for them. Not a single decent film in the six. When will they stop trying to sell Spiderman to the masses ?

I don't own a 4K panel, and do all my movie...
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-06-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 19,683
Posted By 1000
Having owned an Oppo Darbee edition for 6 months...

Having owned an Oppo Darbee edition for 6 months now, I will be insisting on waiting for Oppo to release an Ultra-HD/HDR player.. once you've gone Oppo you cannot go back.


1000
Forum: 3D Content   08-18-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2,496
Views: 75,010
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I only opt to purchase 3D films when it's a film...

I only opt to purchase 3D films when it's a film I really enjoy. I therefore have a very, very small collection but they are all great films, and most notably:

Gravity
Predator
World War Z...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-17-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By 1000
I cannot stand any form of dynamic contrast -...

I cannot stand any form of dynamic contrast - I've seen the effects of dynamic iris and they are a distraction, just like the "dimming" accomplished by LCD flat panels (the edge-kit ones at least)....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-17-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4,136
Views: 304,728
Posted By 1000
I still flip out every time I switch mine on,...

I still flip out every time I switch mine on, it's my favourite picture quality device. I had some guests over the other night for Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol and during the first "city...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   08-17-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 497
Posted By 1000
165" is almost perfect for your back row, and...

165" is almost perfect for your back row, and completely freaking AWESOME for your front row at 11.5 feet. Seating in the front row will just mean a little more work for the eyes. Take it from me.....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-14-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4,136
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Posted By 1000
YEP. Welcome to the HW40ES party. glad to have...

YEP. Welcome to the HW40ES party. glad to have you aboard.


1000
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   07-06-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,621
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I've been a horror fan for over 30 years now and...

I've been a horror fan for over 30 years now and I'm going on record to say that IT FOLLOWS is destined to be an all-time classic horror film. Apart from a few logic issues with the main concept of...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-05-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4,136
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Whip over to the owners/settings thread, the...

Whip over to the owners/settings thread, the first 10 or so pages are full of suggested/tested settings.


1000
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-02-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By 1000
I'd also recommend the Sony HW40ES for your...

I'd also recommend the Sony HW40ES for your setup. And I second the fact that the Sony will produce a far smoother "film-like" experience.


1000
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-02-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 800
Posted By 1000
Do what I did and relegate the LCD to the bedroom...

Do what I did and relegate the LCD to the bedroom !!! Can't beat the feeling of a 55" LCD and re-runs of Columbo from bed !!


1000
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-02-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,697
Posted By 1000
No, and there is no point until we have 4K...

No, and there is no point until we have 4K content in the wild.


1000
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-02-2015, 12:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 800
Posted By 1000
I had the Pioneer Kuro 60", then went to a...

I had the Pioneer Kuro 60", then went to a Samsung 75" ES9000 LCD edge-lit. Now I have the Sony HW40ES and a 135" Elite Screen setup.


I have not for a single moment regretted going to a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-02-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
Posted By 1000
Coupled with a Oppo Bluray player with Darbee and...

Coupled with a Oppo Bluray player with Darbee and you are living in the perfect HW40ES world.


1000
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-02-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
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Precisely. What you should see is a PERFECT white...

Precisely. What you should see is a PERFECT white grid. If you see a red or blue "fringe" adjust the red/blue until it perfectly aligned to the white grid.


1000
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   06-27-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
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A first "quick and dirty" run took around 10...

A first "quick and dirty" run took around 10 mins. I stood very close to the screen and adjusted the trouble spots. When I saw how effective it was, I did a thorough adjustment in the same way, it...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   06-25-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 54,225
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Heya guy. My HW40ES was exactly the same out of...

Heya guy. My HW40ES was exactly the same out of the box. I noticed it particularly when using the Xbox One with fine white text on a black background.. the centre was perfectly white but as you moved...
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