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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2015, 10:50 AM
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Posted By ivo welch
Get the 50 inch one. I heard the 49 is an IPS...

Get the 50 inch one. I heard the 49 is an IPS panel and the 50 is VA.

Katzmaier on cnet:



interestingly, the 49" TV has the B colors. I am thinking that maybe this mixed up the 49" and 43"...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-21-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3,497
Views: 183,811
Posted By ivo welch
the m43-c1 and m50-c1 web pages seem to have two...

the m43-c1 and m50-c1 web pages seem to have two differences. first, there are 28 LED zones in the former but 32 in the latter. it's a smaller TV, so no big deal. there is a second difference,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-18-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 27
Posted By ivo welch
2015 iMac (Retina or Non-Retina) for Movies?

has anyone seen a good review of iMac's as movie watching devices?

Let's say I have a choice of how close to sit, so picture size is not as dominant a determinant as it otherwise is. how does...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   08-16-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 78
Posted By ivo welch
Fanless HTIB with BluRay?

for a nice S/N ratio, it would be nice if I couldn't hear the fan. Sony's HTIB have loud fans. (they are also buggy.) anyone know of better silent alternatives?
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   08-15-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 42
Posted By ivo welch
Tough TV Mount (High Ceiling or Hospital-Bed Type)

I have a strange dilemma. A gazillion TV mounts, but nothing that seems to fit my needs.

I want to purchase a 50-60" TV. nowadays, they are 30-40lbs. I want to sit very close, say 3-5' away,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,056
Posted By ivo welch
I am looking at the Vizio site, and I am a little...

I am looking at the Vizio site, and I am a little confused. they have a 49" and a 50" version. huh?? I understand stepping 5", but 1" ?? is there any difference here? (I would need a smaller TV...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 48
Posted By ivo welch
I did find one that goes 40" :...

I did find one that goes 40" : http://www.wallmountworld.com/TV-bracket-with-40-inch-extension-p/wmw-dualstud40.htm . investigating....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-12-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 48
Posted By ivo welch
Longest Articulating Wall Mount for 55"

I am thinking of moving from a projector setup to a TV setup. alas, it would have to be able to be attached to a sidewall, so it can swing up over the chair. I like it to cover a big part of my...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-12-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 14,997
Posted By ivo welch
uhmmm...who is ken?

uhmmm...who is ken?
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   08-01-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By ivo welch
sony htib n7200W

I thought I would share my experiences with Sony's HTIB. It is one of the few systems with bluray built in. to me, this was important. I hate multiple-remote systems. the fewer the better.

Two...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-16-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 34,924
Posted By ivo welch
well, I would guess that the Sony can't be...

well, I would guess that the Sony can't be instant on. the lamp needs to warm up. on my epson 5010, it takes about 30 seconds to get the first picture and about 60 seconds to get a stable picture. ...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-16-2015, 02:38 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 34,924
Posted By ivo welch
how long does it take from hitting the on button...

how long does it take from hitting the on button until the first picture appears and how long until the picture is stably bright?
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-09-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 681
Posted By ivo welch
you may well be right. I took the date from...

you may well be right. I took the date from projectorcentral. also, their editor's choice said 2014.

as for me, I really don't need anything better. I am just wondering when the discounting...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-09-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 681
Posted By ivo welch
nov 2014...I find it hard to justify the current...

nov 2014...I find it hard to justify the current triple price of the ls9600e over the sony hw40es (double ok. triple??), so maybe nov 2015.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-05-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 681
Posted By ivo welch
some kind of normal red-green color weakness.

some kind of normal red-green color weakness.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-04-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 681
Posted By ivo welch
p3 = it may be a blessing in disguise that I am...

p3 = it may be a blessing in disguise that I am among the 1-5% of the population that cannot know what you are talking about---color blind. alas, they don't make discounted projectors for the likes...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-01-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 681
Posted By ivo welch
from projector central,

from projector central,
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-01-2015, 02:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 681
Posted By ivo welch
epson ls9600e

I have a 5010, which is ok. I am thinking of upgrading. I want my next projector to be a lot quieter, much quicker-on, show a little bigger image on shorter distances (tried external lens, but did...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-08-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 542
Posted By ivo welch
some buyers of $5-10k projectors want convenience...

some buyers of $5-10k projectors want convenience over perfection. they have the money but not the time, to get a good projector. they don't want to twiddle too much themselves (even convergence). ...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-30-2015, 01:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 542
Posted By ivo welch
the BOM for the iphone 5S camera is $13...

the BOM for the iphone 5S camera is $13 (https://technology.ihs.com/451425/groundbreaking-iphone-5s-carries-199-bom-and-manufacturing-cost-ihs-teardown-reveals) in 2013. you need a (fixed) zoom...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-29-2015, 12:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 542
Posted By ivo welch
yes, I am one of the people who usually just live...

yes, I am one of the people who usually just live with out-of-the-box performance. aside from focus drift and color drift, what about convergence drift with 4K overlapping squares?? I wonder how...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-25-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 542
Posted By ivo welch
not pointless. but perhaps less desired than I...

not pointless. but perhaps less desired than I thought.

a single calibration can easily costs $300. from what I understand, as bulbs (lasers?) age, they also change in a non-deterministic...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-22-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 542
Posted By ivo welch
projector with auto calibration with internal camera?

I am looking at a projector like the epson ls10000. $8000.

Why does a human still have to do the calibration for a projector in this price class when competent 13MP cell-phone camera systems have...
Forum: Home Theater In A Box   02-23-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,359
Posted By ivo welch
well, for me, I like the bluray player in the...

well, for me, I like the bluray player in the receiver. one on-off switch, one remote control, and one interface (with good zero-fiddle integration). this is a big deal for me---easily worth the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   12-09-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 433
Views: 30,242
Posted By ivo welch
given that this is laser, can it be a short-throw...

given that this is laser, can it be a short-throw projector? say, 120" diag from 6'? is the limit now the angle at which the lasers leave the panels?
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