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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-11-2016, 07:18 PM
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Posted By EscapeVelocity
Thanks for the info sytech. Ill wait then, better...

Thanks for the info sytech. Ill wait then, better viewing angles sounds great, but Id really like to have Dolby Vision (as well as HDR10)

Im thinking about getting a 50" Vizio P Series, mainly for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-10-2016, 08:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Hey Scott, are there any in depth side by side...

Hey Scott, are there any in depth side by side comparisons (HDR only)? Got any links?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-10-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By EscapeVelocity
What are the best models for HDR UHD display?

With HDR being the only consideration.

Thanks.

You can toss the OLEDs in here too, but mostly interested in LCD.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-07-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 238
Posted By EscapeVelocity
I dont have a photo, but it's about as simple as...

I dont have a photo, but it's about as simple as pie. There are only 2 types of screws on the back. Back lifts right off. I put it face down on the bed to work on.

After the backs off, the center...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-06-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2,574
Views: 376,667
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Being used to the Panny ST60 plasma and the...

Being used to the Panny ST60 plasma and the Samsung F8500 plasma, Im not so happy about the black level (MLL) on the Sony W700B. However shadow detail is pretty good. Definitely a good set with some...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-02-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,446
Posted By EscapeVelocity
I almost snagged one of those for $450, but I...

I almost snagged one of those for $450, but I passed on it because I would like the convenience features found on the 5020FD, 111FD, 101FD. Now I regret doing so, as they are becoming harder to find.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   11-02-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 87
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Hey! IT'S BruZZi! Do you still have that...

Hey! IT'S BruZZi!

Do you still have that page with the changes from generation to generation on the Panasonic professional models? I liked to reference that from time to time.

I might try to...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-23-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,446
Posted By EscapeVelocity
What is this "count" number referencing? PS-...

What is this "count" number referencing?

PS- Im looking to pick up a Pioneer 5020fd or 111fd or 101fd.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-23-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 233
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Oleg is great. The GT30 is a very nice set....

Oleg is great.

The GT30 is a very nice set.

I lucked upon Oleg, as he was the only one advertising on the East Coast on eBay. Everyone else was Cali or Arizona...and shipping would be less....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-23-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,446
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Id say that Samsung has a higher failure rate...

Id say that Samsung has a higher failure rate with it's plasmas, as a general truism.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-23-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,446
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Panasonic 50" ST60 with 6000 hrs Samsung 51"...

Panasonic 50" ST60 with 6000 hrs

Samsung 51" F8500 with 8000 hrs....just replaced the Power Supply board.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-22-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 87
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Not worth much. You should probably sell the HDMI...

Not worth much. You should probably sell the HDMI blades separately. That's where you might collect some dough.

After removing the HDMI blades, I would give the set to a friend or relative, who is...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 34,930
Views: 1,842,596
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Yeah, I use them as a starting point. Usually...

Yeah, I use them as a starting point. Usually punch up the color saturation & backlight a little and turn down the brightness(black level) a notch or 2 (slightly crushing blacks) and turn on some of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 34,930
Views: 1,842,596
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Many people (including myself) think a properly...

Many people (including myself) think a properly calibrated set look a little dull and dim.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 34,930
Views: 1,842,596
Posted By EscapeVelocity
This seems to be the question everyone is asking...

This seems to be the question everyone is asking themselves. P Series or KS8000? Through in the 50" 60Hz and 55" IPS panel on the P Series and you have quite the calculus to make.

Personally I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 34,930
Views: 1,842,596
Posted By EscapeVelocity
How bad is the blooming in a dark room on the 55"...

How bad is the blooming in a dark room on the 55" IPS paneled P55 model?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 14,825
Views: 862,182
Posted By EscapeVelocity
How does everyone like their KS8000? Considering...

How does everyone like their KS8000? Considering the 49" or 55" KS8000 (along with 50" and 55" Vizio P series)
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 02:54 PM
Replies: 2,574
Views: 376,667
Posted By EscapeVelocity
The 50W700B is pretty dim compared to even the...

The 50W700B is pretty dim compared to even the Panasonic ST60 and the Samsung F8500 plasmas, IMO. Im kind of down on it's daytime performance in a bright room. But the picture is nice in evening...
Forum: LCD Panels   10-18-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Nice set! Too far away for me though.

Nice set! Too far away for me though.
Forum: Plasma Panels   10-18-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 94
Posted By EscapeVelocity
To far for me, Im in Charleston SC. Will travel...

To far for me, Im in Charleston SC. Will travel to Jacksonville, Atlanta, Charlotte, Raleigh.

Im looking for a 50" Pioneer Kuro. 101FD or 111FD or 5020FD.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2,574
Views: 376,667
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Thanks Randy. My biggest gripe is that the...

Thanks Randy.

My biggest gripe is that the set I got was 50" instead of 55". But 55" is just 4" wider and 2.5" taller. So Im keeping the 50" 700B.

$440 shipped...in original box with all...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 11:32 AM
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Views: 376,667
Posted By EscapeVelocity
I have firmware 2.9

I have firmware 2.9
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 10:57 AM
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Views: 376,667
Posted By EscapeVelocity
The Sony 50" W700B has much better black levels...

The Sony 50" W700B has much better black levels than the Sony 40" EX400 it replaced. X-Reality Pro video processing is superior to the Bravia 2 engine on the EX400 which is pretty good. Lot's more...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2,574
Views: 376,667
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Trying out Randy's settings. Is there a...

Trying out Randy's settings.

Is there a "Game Mode" on this set? (I have the 50W700B)
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 377
Posted By EscapeVelocity
Well my Sony W700B came in today, but it's a 50"...

Well my Sony W700B came in today, but it's a 50" not a 55". [smacks head]
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