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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-09-2015, 04:24 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I have used a 2TB mini drive with no problems at...

I have used a 2TB mini drive with no problems at all.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-08-2015, 08:57 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Your panel looks to my eyes as good as it gets...

Your panel looks to my eyes as good as it gets for this model. You got a good one! (a bit nicer than mine actually)

Sounds like you have got it right regarding the initial break-in period. I am...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-01-2015, 09:28 AM
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yes I am... I notice zero effects on PQ or basic...

yes I am... I notice zero effects on PQ or basic menu operation. I use my HDTV's as monitors only and I do not use any of the Smart Functions so most likely that update addressed various vendors who...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   02-28-2015, 04:24 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
They look great on mine, up-converted by my Oppo...

They look great on mine, up-converted by my Oppo BDP-95 to 1080p. If they are authored correctly I can use the 24 frame feature for DVD playback and they run smooth as glass.

Not all discs are...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   02-17-2015, 08:33 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I do not believe it is noise or compression...

I do not believe it is noise or compression artifacts. I have close to 2000 hours on my 9300 and the artifact you are seeing and referring to is OLED specific and exists on every panel. Whether or...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   02-12-2015, 06:23 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
The update I was referring to in that post was 2...

The update I was referring to in that post was 2 updates ago. It lessened the severity of panel non-uniformity for me and seemed to tweak the grey scale for the better.

The latest update improved...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   02-05-2015, 05:17 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I use a plain, non chemical coated Swiffer. ...

I use a plain, non chemical coated Swiffer. Going across, left to right, from top to bottom with the lightest touch, it easily removes all grime, dust, dirt, etc. with nary a chance of scratching. ...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-31-2015, 08:43 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I agree. Mine visibly shifted out of whack after...

I agree. Mine visibly shifted out of whack after about 4 months and a slight bump for both contrast/color/brightness was in order. (1 number up for each knocked it right back) Once we run out of...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-30-2015, 11:39 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Like it? I LOVE IT!!!! :D

Like it? I LOVE IT!!!! :D
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-29-2015, 12:59 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Great deal you got! As for the sluggish OS, do...

Great deal you got! As for the sluggish OS, do not hold your breath. It has become apparent to some owners that the CPU and available on-board memory is just not up to the task of rendering it any...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-29-2015, 08:28 AM
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Most all of my 720p MKVs blow away anything Fios...

Most all of my 720p MKVs blow away anything Fios pumps out. I live out of range of OTA broadcasts (high desert) so the only truly high bandwidth stuff I see comes from BD or HD-DVD.

You are...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-29-2015, 06:39 AM
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Nope, like my Fios watered down & highly...

Nope, like my Fios watered down & highly compressed 1080i HD Lite signal.

I have the highest speed up/down Verizon sells thru their Fios brand and it is still nothing but HD Lite IMO. My Magnum...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-28-2015, 08:28 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I agree, it DOES feel and look like a new TV. I...

I agree, it DOES feel and look like a new TV. I just watched a Magnum PI DVD which looked "marginal" at best on my other displays and not much better on my 9300 until now.

I gotta say, the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-28-2015, 05:24 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Observations on newest firmware

For those who have been here from the start, you already know I was one of the first to actually have one of these things. I am now at around 1400 hours of use. (about 5 months now)

The new...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-27-2015, 11:40 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
It is always difficult to evaluate a new HDTV (or...

It is always difficult to evaluate a new HDTV (or a new firmware) unless you use content you know inside and out. Every possible screen aberration can also be mimicked by deficient source material....
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-27-2015, 06:54 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I probably would not do that fullybob ! You could...

I probably would not do that fullybob ! You could easily end up with 60hz and NTSC as your defaults.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-26-2015, 05:08 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
You are correct! I notice it as well and am...

You are correct! I notice it as well and am wondering what was done. I have read that LG states "we don't do BFI" so what else could it be other than a vastly improved Tru Motion Algorithm? Hey,...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-26-2015, 11:38 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Make sure you are using the correct USB jack on...

Make sure you are using the correct USB jack on the 9300. Reformat your USB drive before adding the folder. YOU need to create your own folder and name it LG_DTV. Make sure you extract the zip file...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-26-2015, 10:18 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Honestly I believe a LCD/LED would be preferable...

Honestly I believe a LCD/LED would be preferable for computer use. You can not defeat the ABL which is causing your problem.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-26-2015, 09:15 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Looking at my screen now, using some of my own...

Looking at my screen now, using some of my own reference content, I would guess that YES it has been removed !

Also, it DOES seem to "pop" more with yet another adjustment of the color values...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-22-2015, 05:04 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Just for the record, it improved the motion...

Just for the record, it improved the motion greatly and to a lesser extent, improved my uniformity issues. They are still there however, just very very minimal..... So I wouldn't exactly say it...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-20-2015, 06:12 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
As far as the 9300's go, yours is a keeper. Mine...

As far as the 9300's go, yours is a keeper. Mine is perhaps 5% worse, exhibiting the same pink sides. After over 1300 hours use and a few firmware updates, the problem has lessened to the point...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-16-2015, 03:33 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I use Full HD at 42%.

I use Full HD at 42%.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-16-2015, 09:31 AM
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Posted By MartyGillis
I am a Darbee user and 9300 owner. The Darbee...

I am a Darbee user and 9300 owner. The Darbee will accentuate any excess grain/noise problems you may have and is not recommended for problematic program material. I only engage it with "clean"...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-14-2015, 03:57 PM
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Posted By MartyGillis
Personally, I think that a fair amount of panels...

Personally, I think that a fair amount of panels that would have otherwise been rejected by other companies selling top tier "Premium" models are being used to inflate the yield/sales figures and...
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