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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-27-2015, 08:48 PM
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Sony has been the king of consumer video...

Sony has been the king of consumer video processing for some time now. Their motion algorithms are second to none, and they were the 4k pioneers. Now, you can get better up scaling with commercial...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-26-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By *UFO*
Its not that theres no technology advancement,...

Its not that theres no technology advancement, its just two completely different display types. Plasma has great uniformity, which seems to be an important aspect of image quality for you. With this...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-26-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 13,525
Posted By *UFO*
IR is not nearly as bad on OLED as it was on...

IR is not nearly as bad on OLED as it was on plasma, even the latest plasmas had worse IR than OLED and those weren't bad at all. Im not saying LCD is terrible, just that no LCD will ever be the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-26-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 13,525
Posted By *UFO*
Have you actually seen an OLED in person? I am...

Have you actually seen an OLED in person? I am afraid nothing Samsung can do to an LCD will bring it anywhere near the "holy grail" of picture quality. The gripes you are hearing about on OLED's are...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-25-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 139
Posted By *UFO*
OLED. You get LED brightness with plasma contrast.

OLED. You get LED brightness with plasma contrast.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-25-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By *UFO*
Sony 2015 line-up

The 2015 Sony televisions are now listed on Amazon. No prices as of yet, but the specs (or at least the current specs), are up. The 75" x940c claims to be back-lit with local dimming.

w800c:
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-11-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 353
Posted By *UFO*
It seems all their tv's have motion flow xr960,...

It seems all their tv's have motion flow xr960, which points to being a native 240hz panel. If thats the case, then they should be using decent panels this year.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-11-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,245
Posted By *UFO*
QD's do not affect contrast or black level in any...

QD's do not affect contrast or black level in any way, whatsoever. The x900a had no different implementation of QD's compared to the w900a. The two sets did however use completely different LCD...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-11-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,245
Posted By *UFO*
I can say from experience that Sony's none QD...

I can say from experience that Sony's none QD version of triluminous is still impressive. I have the w900a, and had the w850a for a short while and got to see them both. The colors on the w900a were...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-08-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 9,096
Posted By *UFO*
Sony released an ultra thin television like this...

Sony released an ultra thin television like this before but I forgot the model (it was reviewed on CNET, I believe it was 40"?). Of course, it was poorly reviewed due to severe clouding. I can not...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-06-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,780
Posted By *UFO*
And remind me again why being super thin should...

And remind me again why being super thin should be a selling point on a tv? Are people watching the side of their tvs? No. As long as its not CRT thick, it should not matter at all. All the thin...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-06-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,780
Posted By *UFO*
According to Sony, the x900c is the 2015...

According to Sony, the x900c is the 2015 flagship, as per the keynote. The x940c looks like a remake of the 2014 model.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-06-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,780
Posted By *UFO*
I was very excited for Sony's keynote but lost...

I was very excited for Sony's keynote but lost all excitement when I saw the x900c. Edge-lit with frame dimming? Flagship? What are they thinking? Huge step backwards Sony. How many ultra thin...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-01-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 21,856
Posted By *UFO*
Precisely. Different manufacturers use different...

Precisely. Different manufacturers use different terms. They are all coatings/films applied to the top layer of the panel.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   01-01-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 21,856
Posted By *UFO*
Some people, myself included, don't like looking...

Some people, myself included, don't like looking at an image through a blurry filter. Many people actually go through the process of removing AG coatings. If you do some digging you will find...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-01-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 238
Posted By *UFO*
This is going to be your best bet:...

This is going to be your best bet: http://www.bestbuy.com/site/insignia-40-class-39-1-2-diag--led-1080p-hdtv-black/2992002.p?id=1219085626464&skuId=2992002 It offers excellent picture quality for the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-31-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 8,148
Posted By *UFO*
Wow those UK LG adverts are something else. This...

Wow those UK LG adverts are something else. This is LG's chance to become the next top dog in the tv industry, their pioneering moment. Whats going to happen when they finally get their yields to...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-27-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,517
Posted By *UFO*
I picked up one of the 40" versions as a gift for...

I picked up one of the 40" versions as a gift for a family member, and the picture quality is right up there with all the higher end LCD's (not exaggerated). Blacks are black, and when calibrated the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-24-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By *UFO*
Yes exactly. That is what I mean by "smoother"....

Yes exactly. That is what I mean by "smoother". Less screen door effect creates a more natural looking image.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-23-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 7,311
Posted By *UFO*
Also, just for reference heres the x900a (Sony's...

Also, just for reference heres the x900a (Sony's 4k set with QD's): http://www.flatpanelshd.com/review.php?subaction=showfull&id=1376977553 It has a contrast ratio less than the w900a at just 2500:1...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-23-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 7,311
Posted By *UFO*
Cnet is ok, but they do not test anything in...

Cnet is ok, but they do not test anything in depth. As you can see here: http://www.flatpanelshd.com/review.php?subaction=showfull&id=1373877495 and here:...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-23-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 7,311
Posted By *UFO*
QD's in no way affect black level, or contrast...

QD's in no way affect black level, or contrast ratio for that matter. For example, the Sony w900a and Samsung f8000 both use the same panel, and both achieve the same ~3000:1 contrast ratio, and the...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   12-23-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By *UFO*
All the retina display is doing is scaling every...

All the retina display is doing is scaling every pixel to four pixels, effectively smoothing things out without causing any blur. You would get the same effect by sending a 1920x1080 signal to a...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-21-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 7,311
Posted By *UFO*
Quantum dots are the best thing to happen to...

Quantum dots are the best thing to happen to LCD's for a long time, right up there with FALD. The light shinning through the sub-pixel filters is just as important as the panel itself. If you think...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-21-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 7,311
Posted By *UFO*
Just for reference, the s990a in fact does not...

Just for reference, the s990a in fact does not use QD's. The only tv's ever made from Sony that incorporated QD's were the w900a, and the x900a. All other Sony television that were/are marketed with...
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