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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-04-2015, 09:10 AM
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Posted By Laredo
The point I'm trying to make is: LED's are not...

The point I'm trying to make is: LED's are not through being improved upon nor have they reached the peak of their development.
That we can have toy 3,000 Lm flashlights for $7.95 just means the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-03-2015, 05:47 PM
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Posted By Laredo
LED is far from dead, heat problems are rubbish etc. etc...

So we can have a 3800 Lumen LED pocket flash light?
But, we can't have a 2,000 Lumen projector that runs cool?
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00PRLHWAS?psc=1

Well see what LG designs next while their...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-03-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1,873
Views: 121,940
Posted By Laredo
3,000 Lu-men LED with Heat Sink for $17.95...

3,000 Lu-men LED with Heat Sink for $17.95 delivered.
3,000 Lu-men LED flashlight for $7.95

No LED is far from being over. It just takes a brilliant design engineer that
works the projector...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-02-2015, 03:26 PM
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Views: 121,940
Posted By Laredo
Maybe that is why Sony seems to have been...

Maybe that is why Sony seems to have been investing so much in Laser's for the last few years.

Imax is set to showcase its new laser projection system Wednesday at Universal's Furious 7 global...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-02-2015, 02:50 PM
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Views: 121,940
Posted By Laredo
You are very correct here. I was really on the...

You are very correct here. I was really on the fence about buying the Sony. A really nice affordable projector.
Haven't read one bad review about it.

I am hoping Sony changes the light source in...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-02-2015, 02:42 PM
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Views: 121,940
Posted By Laredo
You are not wrong. For your setup the projector...

You are not wrong. For your setup the projector has to be about 11"6' from the screen you are to far.
The zoom might give you just a few inches either way but not much.
Your shelf at 26" high from...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-02-2015, 02:13 PM
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Posted By Laredo
Did LG underestimate inventory roll out quantity amount?

I'll bet I'm not the only one who waited years for a decent affordable LED 1080P projector?

This is going to be a lot more popular then they estimated.

My guess is they will be playing catch...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-02-2015, 10:21 AM
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Posted By Laredo
MacMall tells you right on the description page...

MacMall tells you right on the description page if it is in stock and how many on hand.
If it's listed in stock you can believe you will see it in 2 days FedEx delivery time for $929.00.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-01-2015, 07:50 PM
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Posted By Laredo
MY PF1500 Settings For 100" Stewart Greyhawk Screen:

To me these setting look good enough to be permanent I'm really happy
with them. Looking great! Enjoy :)

LG PF1500
My Preferred Settings: 100" Stewart Greyhawk screen:

Energy...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-01-2015, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Laredo
A friend of mine uses his LG TV to stream from...

A friend of mine uses his LG TV to stream from his server. The LG will not play all formats. So, he downloaded a free software called "Format Factory" {http://www.pcfreetime.com/} and re-formats...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-01-2015, 08:52 AM
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Posted By Laredo
Disconnect power & bye bye picture settings:

I noticed when I pulled the power cord out when I turned the projector on again I had lost my picture settings on about half of my presets. So Unplug it and you have to reset your preferences again....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-01-2015, 08:18 AM
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Posted By Laredo
Last I looked the LG store was not recognizing...

Last I looked the LG store was not recognizing the PF1500 yet. It's still not on their website officially. This is because we are ahead of the May roll out date.

We may still be a month away from...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-01-2015, 08:13 AM
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Posted By Laredo
That sounds about right. You might go to Google...

That sounds about right. You might go to Google or Amazon and search for projector mounts. There are certainly better choices than the one I bought for just a few dollars more. It's really just...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-31-2015, 07:47 PM
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Posted By Laredo
When I wanted to buy a screen Stewart, Draper,...

When I wanted to buy a screen Stewart, Draper, and several others offered to send free swatches of material before I bought.
You might get some samples before deciding?
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-31-2015, 07:37 PM
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Posted By Laredo
This is where you really miss lens shift and a...

This is where you really miss lens shift and a decent zoom. The sweet spot for perfect setup is a very small limited area and position is crucial. Check the manual but you have to offset to the...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-31-2015, 03:28 PM
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Views: 121,940
Posted By Laredo
My screen is a Stewart GreyHawk 100" 1:85: The...

My screen is a Stewart GreyHawk 100" 1:85:
The picture was taken from my cell phone with the flash on so don't judge the projector by it.
The PF1500 has a very good picture.

The projector weighs...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-31-2015, 02:22 PM
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Posted By Laredo
I got my $1.49 projector mount from Amazon...

I got my $1.49 projector mount from Amazon today.http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005H1W4LA/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1&tag=viglink20246-20

Works great and will tighten to hold...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-31-2015, 12:53 PM
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Posted By Laredo
There is an RJ 45 (Ethernet port) on the side of...

There is an RJ 45 (Ethernet port) on the side of the projector for connecting to a network.
If you don't have a wired connection there is also WiFi built in.

Lg has there own app store you must...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 10:26 PM
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Posted By Laredo
If you flip it upside down it automatically will...

If you flip it upside down it automatically will reverse the picture by itself. You don't have to do anything. The remote will still move as it should.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 08:26 PM
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Posted By Laredo
I have been watching an Epson 6500UB for years....

I have been watching an Epson 6500UB for years. This model has great blacks and an outstanding picture. I am very spoiled.

I have been watching the PF1500 for almost a week and the Epson is...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 07:41 PM
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Posted By Laredo
The media server built into the LG connects to...

The media server built into the LG connects to the Internet just like the computer I'm typing this message with.
When you register with LG to download apps they will have your e-mail address and...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 07:28 PM
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Posted By Laredo
If you don't want to use the media server in the...

If you don't want to use the media server in the LG you can always buy a WD LiveTV or Amazon Fire TV both probably
work better than the LG for less than $100.00.

If your on the net your being...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 03:42 PM
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Posted By Laredo
First it will ask: what language you want, what...

First it will ask:
what language you want, what time zone, and what input?

If in doubt go into the menu and disable the Network first thing. :)
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 03:36 PM
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Posted By Laredo
Right out of the box it can be used as a...

Right out of the box it can be used as a projector.
User agreements are for Smart features.

Don't want Internet & smart apps then just don't
connect the network. Won't stop the projector...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-30-2015, 03:04 PM
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Views: 121,940
Posted By Laredo
If you don't want to use the "Smart" features...

If you don't want to use the "Smart" features just turn off the network connection and the projector will still work without it.

You can also turn automatic updates off and manually check for new...
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