AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.74 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Dr.Shankenstein
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-02-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 126
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I have been a big supporter of the Antec Bias...

I have been a big supporter of the Antec Bias lighting kit. I believe it meets the 6500k standard as well.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   09-01-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 380
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
This and the Vizio P-series are top of my list,...

This and the Vizio P-series are top of my list, but may wait until CES to see what Sony and Sammy have to offer for 2015. In any case post CES we may see the HU7250 fall in line with the P pricing...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-28-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4,682
Views: 378,466
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
It is the affordable curved 4k model from...

It is the affordable curved 4k model from Samsung. It is meant to compete with the lower priced offerings from both Vizio and a few other manufacturers.
I was told that it would be replacing the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 588
Views: 92,488
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
Are there a lot of HT devices that have need of...

Are there a lot of HT devices that have need of the HDMI 2.0 spec? Since we have no physical media standard "ultra" blu-ray 2.0/4k or whatever marketing ends up calling it.
I haven't built a PC in...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-23-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1,024
Views: 115,363
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
Most would recommend switching all off. In most...

Most would recommend switching all off. In most cases it will cause unwanted motion artifacts with HD content.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 92,488
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
So far the 50" that has not been seen for...

So far the 50" that has not been seen for pre-order. Most of the remaining sizes have appeared and are expected for delivery Sept./Oct.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I have seen Best buy having the 55UB8500 as low...

I have seen Best buy having the 55UB8500 as low as $1499 recently and Micro center had it down to $1299 up until about a week ago.
I feel that LG will monitor flucuating price and shortly after...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-21-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
Did LG just drop 3D support?

I was on the Best buy site and found this new 4k model from LG that forgoes 3D and drops it $100-$200 from the step UB8500 while putting closer in line with the 55" P-series from Vizio at $1399.
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-21-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 92,488
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
If I am not mistaken the interview with the Vizio...

If I am not mistaken the interview with the Vizio CTO said there were aiming for "as close to Rec.2020 with R series.
I would take that with a grain of salt, because technically anything over...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-17-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 9,220
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
As far as I can tell the W7 is simply the W8...

As far as I can tell the W7 is simply the W8 minus 3D. I was able to check out the menus today and everything else is accounted for. I am also digging the silver bezel,looks pretty slick.
Those...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-16-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 9,220
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
In two of the three Best buys near me it is...

In two of the three Best buys near me it is located on a display end cap with the Sony sound bar and a placard with spec breakdown.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-14-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5,261
Views: 501,831
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I saw a guy drop $500 on an HDMI and buy a...

I saw a guy drop $500 on an HDMI and buy a Samsung F7500 blu-ray player ($200).
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-14-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 708
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I have seen them in stores and was actually...

I have seen them in stores and was actually fairly impressed with it's performance. Throwing it in cinema mode and making a few tweaks from settings found online it blew away the LG LB7100 next to it...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-14-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 708
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
The few reviews that were released were less than...

The few reviews that were released were less than stellar. Coming from the W900A 2013,the W950B had a lot to live up to. The change from a Samsung VA panel and dimming scheme to LG IPS and dimming...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-13-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 3,839
Views: 313,331
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I was at Sears yesterday and the sales rep asked...

I was at Sears yesterday and the sales rep asked me the same thing. They had a 60 EQ & SQ and both were exhibiting the white spots or clusters of inactive pixels.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-12-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 167
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
Samsung UNXXHU7250 UHD/4K display

These arrived on the Best Buy as of this morning. I have been stoked to see these things in action. Samsung rep said they should be hitting the streets in a matter of weeks. I have also been hearing...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 204
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
Agreed! Micro center is wages+commission and...

Agreed! Micro center is wages+commission and Nebrasksa furniture mart is strictly commission, but Sony is strictly numbers with supplemental wage. If you have worked retail in the last ten years...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 204
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I welcome you to our community! You will get...

I welcome you to our community!
You will get the same thing from some other brick and mortar retailers as well. Vizio was always seen as a " throw away" or wal-mart brand TV. I remember buying my...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I was about to charge my crystal tonight....are...

I was about to charge my crystal tonight....are we talking about the same thing?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-08-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I am considering the curve HU7250 Samsung 55" I...

I am considering the curve HU7250 Samsung 55" I will be setting about 8 1/2 ft away. I am hoping this will be adequate for the distance without causing viewing angle wash out. I find it funny that...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-06-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 11,889
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I bought a second F5300 plasma a few weeks back....

I bought a second F5300 plasma a few weeks back. I am considering returning it to take advantage of this opportunity. I am still interested in 3D, 4k and the Netflix. I do worry about image depth in...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-06-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 11,889
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
Saw this today as well,they also had the 55" for...

Saw this today as well,they also had the 55" for $1299. These prices put them directly in line with the P-series from Vizio. I am considering the UB8500 as an option instead of the P-series.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-04-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 340
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I bought black out blinds and a bias light to use...

I bought black out blinds and a bias light to use at night to improve black level. I have owned full array set HX929 and ST/GT50 prefer the over all sharpness and brightness of the LED/LCD screens,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-04-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 25,198
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
I am amped for the P-series Vizio right now, but...

I am amped for the P-series Vizio right now, but share the same concerns with Vizio use of the term full array. I have owned the HX929 from Sony and that was a hell of a set.
While H8000 is an...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-04-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 391
Posted By Dr.Shankenstein
An IPS panel would be ideal,but the trade of...

An IPS panel would be ideal,but the trade of coming from a plasma would be black levels and overall image depth. There are certainly VA panels that can have a great static contrast ratio,but off...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
Forum Jump: