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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-20-2015, 09:49 AM
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Posted By tgm1024
I didn't read through that link, but I want to...

I didn't read through that link, but I want to caution that when I've seen similar 3rd-hand claims elsewhere, what they were doing was errantly looking at the NHK charts for where the drop-off...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
Here, I'll save you some time. This thread has...

Here, I'll save you some time. This thread has had these kinds of posts:

A few of these:
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14 of these:
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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,423
Posted By tgm1024
Vice? Looking? You can shine a line off optic...

Vice? Looking? You can shine a line off optic center without me turning my eyes to look at it. And besides, that doesn't matter anyway, I didn't ask what you said above, and you're completely...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,423
Posted By tgm1024
You're obfuscating your prior assertion: Forget...

You're obfuscating your prior assertion: Forget the "focusing on it" thing....there's no magic to focusing when you were talking about the "average" amount of light entering the eye, as you were. If...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
It's more like: Fool me once, shame on you. ...

It's more like:

Fool me once, shame on you.
Fool me twice, shame on you again.
There's nothing wrong with giving someone a second chance to be honest.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,423
Posted By tgm1024
The problem with that is that the way settings...

The problem with that is that the way settings are set up within TVs is a
http://www.gifs.net/Animation11/Holidays/Party/Confetti_canon.gifTOTAL JOKE ...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
The importance of any one metric over another has...

The importance of any one metric over another has to do with how far along the curve of diminishing returns that metric is.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-19-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
Regarding the SDR vs HDR pictures in this thread:...

Regarding the SDR vs HDR pictures in this thread: So what am I to think then when my 10 y.o. Sony CCFL-LCD computer monitor shows the right side pictures as so much nicer than the left? That I...
Forum: 3D Content   04-18-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1,015
Views: 37,797
Posted By tgm1024
Indeed, thanks! Fixed. I'm borderline...

Indeed, thanks! Fixed.

I'm borderline exhausted. Original sentence was akin to "more headaches from active"----I meant to reverse the logic in both halves of the sentence and neglected the 2nd...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-18-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,423
Posted By tgm1024
I need a clarification on your contention here. ...

I need a clarification on your contention here.

Let's say you're in a cave. "Total cave darkness" would result in the following hitting your eye. Note, if you're viewing this with a black...
Forum: 3D Content   04-18-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,015
Views: 37,797
Posted By tgm1024
By doing what though, buying a TV and then...

By doing what though, buying a TV and then returning it just to try another model? You can't test drive this stuff well in the store....many times active won't bother people until after watching for...
Forum: 3D Content   04-18-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,015
Views: 37,797
Posted By tgm1024
A....................."rainbow effect". That's a...

A....................."rainbow effect". That's a new one! Does it change when you tilt your head or move subtly up and down, and what model TV do you have? I have to wonder if the FPR is...
Forum: 3D Content   04-18-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1,015
Views: 37,797
Posted By tgm1024
^^^Very unusual. I can't tell you how many times...

^^^Very unusual. I can't tell you how many times I've heard the reverse.

There is no left right alternating flicker with passive. It's much easier on the neuro-optics. Plus, you don't see the...
Forum: 3D Content   04-18-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 1,015
Views: 37,797
Posted By tgm1024
^^^Good idea, however keep in mind that IME, your...

^^^Good idea, however keep in mind that IME, your guests are not as likely to get headaches from passive. YMMV on this of course, but I've never had a negative feedback from this. Even an 89 year...
Forum: 3D Content   04-18-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1,015
Views: 37,797
Posted By tgm1024
It's popular overseas, and theatrical releases...

It's popular overseas, and theatrical releases aren't likely to stop anyway, so thankfully there's still a reason to put it into TVs.

I'd strongly suggest a passive system.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-18-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
I was going to just say something similar to...

I was going to just say something similar to this. I haven't decided too much either way about HDR, though I'm clearly skeptical, but only cautiously so.

But in general: There are some...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-18-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
Had he said that I would not have been so quick...

Had he said that I would not have been so quick to flag the post. But be clear: what I was responding to was Lyris saying this:

"No. In fact, the compression operates more efficiently at 10 bit...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
No, not in my opinion: Not for a side-by-side...

No, not in my opinion: Not for a side-by-side like that. You want to produce something that can give a similar effect (if at all possible) to the the HDR next to it to see if just how much of that...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
Correct, and I'm certainly not saying that there...

Correct, and I'm certainly not saying that there is a calibration per piece of content. Nor am I sure where you got that I was implying it.




No, that's not what I'm asking for. Completely...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
Before any such (^^^^) demos are attempted, I'd...

Before any such (^^^^) demos are attempted, I'd like to have an independent (if not completely jaded and HDR bashing) calibrator get a hold of the SDR TV and tweak it as best as he can to get it to...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
I'm sorry, but what? You can get a smaller...

I'm sorry, but what?

You can get a smaller dataset by starting with more data?
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
The spec (effectively a sheet of paper) was...

The spec (effectively a sheet of paper) was released last week. This doesn't mean that the TVs themselves don't have ports capable of an effective HDMI 2.0a. We're really placing a little too much...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,423
Posted By tgm1024
Greg, I think you're misunderstanding what...

Greg, I think you're misunderstanding what warnings like this are saying.

They're not saying that your eye is fooled into letting in so much light that it hurts you.

It's saying that no matter...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 650
Posted By tgm1024
And PLEASE report back when you do. One caution...

And PLEASE report back when you do. One caution though, I wouldn't turn it on periodically just to see how it's "progressing". Leave it off for the duration.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,147
Posted By tgm1024
Sure, but I've been in a dark bar with a bright...

Sure, but I've been in a dark bar with a bright window, and it's far from comfortable in real life. I can't WAIT to see that effect in my home. :-P
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