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post #4471 of 7683 Old 03-10-2018, 05:29 PM
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LOL. LOL is the nicest thing I can say, and you claiming to be a serious videophile is more of a joke than you bragging about audioquest cables in your sig. That's all I am going to say on this subject because this isnt a cable thread.
I agreed with the Vodka cable post, from experience in the matter..

2 people agree on the ability to see something... theres much more impressive gear in my sig than Audioquest cables.. enjoy your A1E.
All this negativity from these people is killing me. I said quite obviously that I was a non-believer in HDMI quality. I was 100% sold on if it?s to spec it,s the spec. I?ve always been a believer of high-end balanced audio cables and other cables that will lower the noise floor of speakers and amplifiers. However when it came to HDMI I just couldn?t do it. So I said **** it, Let me see what the difference a $450 10% silver cable can make and I am blown away...... Why do some people feel the need to pass judgment on that, it?s asinine. If you don?t believe me, Just go buy the cable try, it out and return it and get your money back. You could even put it on a credit card and then return it before it?s charged. However be prepared there will be a difference, a very noticeable difference.

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My clicking A1E seems to have stopped at least for now. Really weird. I cut the power to it and let it sit for a good thirty minutes. The clicking came back, but this time it took fifteen minutes or so to click instead of six. Then I watched it for an hour and it seems like it’s gone. Hopefully...
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Any word on this auto dimming issue added in the last update? I'd love to know if anyone has gotten any info from Sony? Doesn't seem right that they should be allowed to add a "feature" that negatively affects the picture we've all be used to having, that we all paid for.
I'd really like to know this as well. This is a maddening issue and quite frankly, I'm angry that I've paid $3500 for a television that dims whenever it wants to. Yes, I'm an owner of the 65" A1E but can't find where to put it on my sig. If anyone has had any success in fixing what Sony apparently broke with the DV update, please share.

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LOL. LOL is the nicest thing I can say, and you claiming to be a serious videophile is more of a joke than you bragging about audioquest cables in your sig. That's all I am going to say on this subject because this isnt a cable thread.
I agreed with the Vodka cable post, from experience in the matter..

2 people agree on the ability to see something... theres much more impressive gear in my sig than Audioquest cables.. enjoy your A1E.
All this negativity from these people is killing me. I said quite obviously that I was a non-believer in HDMI quality. I was 100% sold on if its to spec its the spec. Ive always been a believer of high-end balanced audio cables and other cables that will lower the noise floor speakers and amplifiers. However when it came to HDMI I just couldnt do it. So I said **** it, Let me see what the difference of $450 cable or make and I am blown away...... Why do some people feel the pass judgment on that, its asinine. If you they believe me, Just go by the cable try it out and return it and get your money back. You could even put it on a credit card and then return it before its charged. However be prepared there will be a difference a very noticeable difference.
Thats a great point, if someone was willing to try it, its a try that can be returned if not happy with it... see it first and then offer a rebuttal.

Ive realized many of the debates were pre-HDR and 4K UHD.. and there, for 1080p stuff, sure no argument..

For the full image fidelity 4K UHD and even what ATV Dolby Vision delivers.. theres a noticeable difference on this UHD content with a low jitter cable.

The color pop, cleaner low black level and sharper fidelity, due to cleaner data clocking from low jitter operation.

Just a suggestion for those looking to feed their A1E a gift in 2018.
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LOL. LOL is the nicest thing I can say, and you claiming to be a serious videophile is more of a joke than you bragging about audioquest cables in your sig. That's all I am going to say on this subject because this isnt a cable thread.
I agreed with the Vodka cable post, from experience in the matter..

2 people agree on the ability to see something... theres much more impressive gear in my sig than Audioquest cables.. enjoy your A1E.
All this negativity from these people is killing me. I said quite obviously that I was a non-believer in HDMI quality. I was 100% sold on if its to spec its the spec. Ive always been a believer of high-end balanced audio cables and other cables that will lower the noise floor speakers and amplifiers. However when it came to HDMI I just couldnt do it. So I said **** it, Let me see what the difference of $450 cable or make and I am blown away...... Why do some people feel the pass judgment on that, its asinine. If you they believe me, Just go by the cable try it out and return it and get your money back. You could even put it on a credit card and then return it before its charged. However be prepared there will be a difference a very noticeable difference.
Thats a great point, if someone was willing to try it, its a try that can be returned if not happy with it... see it first and then offer a rebuttal.

Ive realized many of the debates were pre-HDR and 4K UHD.. and there, for 1080p stuff, sure no argument..

For the full image fidelity 4K UHD and even ATV Dolby Vision delivers.. theres a noticeable difference on this UHD content with a low jitter cable.

The color pop, cleaner low black level and sharper fidelity, due to cleaner data clocking from low jitter operation.

Just a suggestion for those looking to feed their A1E a gift in 2018.
I?ve been in the business over 20 years. So I am a believer in cables but you?re right until introduction of UHDHDR never saw a difference other than reliability. There is a tremendous amount of detail, brightness, Black level, I mean the list goes on. So much so my kids even noticed it, I say kids, they?re 18 but in the least bit definitely not videophiles, lol. This TV definitely deserves a quality cable for video. I know the step up DBS versions Are great as well but to be honest and I hooked up a Diamond And so no difference. I did however hear a difference in super audio playback. So you definitely benefit going with that route in the audio field. I?m also an audio quest dealer so I?m not paying retail LOL

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I'm using 10+ year old HDMI cables on my Sony and see no probs. I have 5 DVD, UHD and BD players hooked up and all is fine. I still have the first HDMI cable i bought in 2004 for my Pioneer Elite DV59- AVI and that player is till the best i ever bought after 14 years.
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Question for those of you with an A1E paired with an Oppo 203 or 205.

Sorry if this has been answered already, but I do not have the time to read through 150 pages of posts in this thread.

On the Oppo setup menu I was looking to set the output resolution to 4K rather than the "Auto" setting that it has by default. I noticed in the "Video Output Setting + HDR Setting" one of the options is "Target Luminance" which has a range of 50-1500 nits. For an A1E what is the ideal or recommended setting for the luminance???

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LOL. LOL is the nicest thing I can say, and you claiming to be a serious videophile is more of a joke than you bragging about audioquest cables in your sig. That's all I am going to say on this subject because this isnt a cable thread.
I agreed with the Vodka cable post, from experience in the matter..

2 people agree on the ability to see something... theres much more impressive gear in my sig than Audioquest cables.. enjoy your A1E.
All this negativity from these people is killing me. I said quite obviously that I was a non-believer in HDMI quality. I was 100% sold on if its to spec its the spec. Ive always been a believer of high-end balanced audio cables and other cables that will lower the noise floor speakers and amplifiers. However when it came to HDMI I just couldnt do it. So I said **** it, Let me see what the difference of $450 cable or make and I am blown away...... Why do some people feel the pass judgment on that, its asinine. If you they believe me, Just go by the cable try it out and return it and get your money back. You could even put it on a credit card and then return it before its charged. However be prepared there will be a difference a very noticeable difference.
Thats a great point, if someone was willing to try it, its a try that can be returned if not happy with it... see it first and then offer a rebuttal.

Ive realized many of the debates were pre-HDR and 4K UHD.. and there, for 1080p stuff, sure no argument..

For the full image fidelity 4K UHD and even what ATV Dolby Vision delivers.. theres a noticeable difference on this UHD content with a low jitter cable.

The color pop, cleaner low black level and sharper fidelity, due to cleaner data clocking from low jitter operation.

Just a suggestion for those looking to feed their A1E a gift in 2018.
Well I admit I have not tried an AQ cable since 4K, so maybe it's worth another try; also they probably don't make a 25ft cable

Looks like they do!

So what about the interconnects - if I have a marantz with a vodka, do I also need AQ interconnects?

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Question for those of you with an A1E paired with an Oppo 203 or 205.

Sorry if this has been answered already, but I do not have the time to read through 150 pages of posts in this thread.

On the Oppo setup menu I was looking to set the output resolution to 4K rather than the "Auto" setting that it has by default. I noticed in the "Video Output Setting + HDR Setting" one of the options is "Target Luminance" which has a range of 50-1500 nits. For an A1E what is the ideal or recommended setting for the luminance???

Thank you!
It's irrelevant. Set HDR to auto. The setting is only for sets that do not have HDR and Oppo converts output to HDR anyway.

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Reading your posts was thinking that I've been lucky with my set, haven't had any issues, then a few minutes ago it suddenly rebooted. Hopefully just an Android TV quirk and nothing more serious.
I think that happened once to me. It’s been pretty stable for a while now.

Now the clicking thing stopped for a while and the panel is looking good uniformity-wise since about 1250 hours, the only thing is the slight yellow tint that seems to get better and worse at least to my eyes. Could be a number of factors I guess.

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Well I admit I have not tried an AQ cable since 4K, so maybe it's worth another try; also they probably don't make a 25ft cable

Looks like they do!

So what about the interconnects - if I have a marantz with a vodka, do I also need AQ interconnects?

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Watched Thor Ragnarok UHD Blu last night and PQ was outstanding on the A1E.

Several scenes that really highlight HDR on an OLED, especially when they come out of the devil's you know what and you have a bright effect to the left of the screen and space in the middle and right.
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What i have found is most of the cheaper HDMI cables are not shielded and more susceptible to noise which can cause problems. Also, connector quality becomes a concern as well. I believe once you get to a certain level like a AQ Forest or Sky (only at BB), I like Pearl but i don't believe it's shielded, you are probably not going to see any difference unless you have a very long run. That's were the more expensive cables can make a difference.

You have to say to yourself, a $5 Monoprice HDMI cable has to have some profit for Monoprice. That said if you remove the profit, how much does it actually cost to make the cable? $2.50? And if so, how good can a $2.50 cable actually be? It might work in a lot of applications since it's all digital but if you want a good quality, shielded cable, you probably need to buy a more expensive but not crazy expensive cable.
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Please take the cable discussion to a thread on the topic, the HDMI forum (yes, we have a whole forum dedicated to the cable) or PM.
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Question for those of you with an A1E paired with an Oppo 203 or 205.

Sorry if this has been answered already, but I do not have the time to read through 150 pages of posts in this thread.

On the Oppo setup menu I was looking to set the output resolution to 4K rather than the "Auto" setting that it has by default. I noticed in the "Video Output Setting + HDR Setting" one of the options is "Target Luminance" which has a range of 50-1500 nits. For an A1E what is the ideal or recommended setting for the luminance???

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It's irrelevant. Set HDR to auto. The setting is only for sets that do not have HDR and Oppo converts output to HDR anyway.
Wait a second, that really does not make sense to me. If the setting is only for sets that do not have HDR, then you would not set a target luminance for such a set (HD vs UHD). It would seem to me that the auto setting is aimed at sets/projectors that are not capable of HDR.

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The target luminance setting is if you are using a setting that is going to output SDR 2020, like a FP or a device that doesn't do HDR well, or at all.

I leave my HDR setting to Forced instead of Auto, because it will only output HDR10 for now. I am not going to use the DV version of the disc until we know exactly how the Sony is doing in DV mode. With forced HDR, it will just send HDR10 even after the Oppo updates for Sony's Low Latency format. Other than that, just leave HDR as Auto and leave the target luminance alone.

The only thing you want to really change from stock settings for an A1E is to have it output 422 and not 444 (Auto setting).
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So far so good. No more clicking.
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Hello All,

New A1E owner here
Looking for some guidance:

1. If I'm looking for DV on the TV's built-in apps, should I install the update now or wait? If I understand it correctly there hasn't been a clear answer on this. Some said wait until the bugs are fixed, some said this will be it.
And Sony isn't rolling the DV update via auto-update anymore, right? (i.e. we'll need to manually update it via USB?)
If we do firmware update via USB which contain DV, it'll stay there even after we do auto-update in the future (it won't get written over)?

2. HDR Youtube can only be watched via external devices atm, right?

3. I understand this thread is not for comparison - I mainly wanted to make sure I made the right choice within exchange window.
Was comparing this w/ Z9D, tough choice as both TVs are very nice. There are pros and cons of each TV (no clear winner), so for those who were considering those 2, why you ended up choosing A1E despite the following points (basically besides "Z9D is an LCD, LCD can never compare to OLED's PQ, black level and viewing angle"):
- Brightness: In retail environment PQ on A1E actually looked less impressive than Z9D because it seems very dim.
At home - at night, especially in controlled environment, PQ is breathtaking (I used Al's settings - thanks, Al), even with natural indoor lighting PQ is still great using Cinema Pro. In the afternoon (my living room has large windows with direct sunlight on one side), the furthest I could go is Standard Mode since I can barely see anything in Cinema Pro/Home modes esp. for movies with lots of dark/near dark scenes (e.g. some episodes of Marco Polo, Iron Fist, etc.).
Picked A1E since colour seemed more natural vs just bright and white on Z9D - is this true though? (more natural? But snow looks more bluish than white )
And with less nits, with Sony's tone mapping method, is there more clipping than its brighter counterparts? Does the blacker black do anything in reducing clipping?
HDR actually looks great on A1E, does the blacker black compensate for its lack of brightness? I guess I'm interested to know how much brighter (ratio-wise if that's even possible) a non-OLED needs to be to achieve comparable HDR effect to OLED.
- Price point: without mentioning specific number, if the price point is about the same, considering A1E has this somewhat groundbreaking speaker, does that mean Z9D is actually more expensive/valuable if we think that most of its price goes toward the display/PQ itself?
- I read on the other thread there were quite a few people who returned their OLED for Z9D and were very happy, would be interested to hear people who went the other way round.

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Hello All,

New A1E owner here
Looking for some guidance:

1. If I'm looking for DV on the TV's built-in apps, should I install the update now or wait? If I understand it correctly there hasn't been a clear answer on this. Some said wait until the bugs are fixed, some said this will be it.
And Sony isn't rolling the DV update via auto-update anymore, right? (i.e. we'll need to manually update it via USB?)
If we do firmware update via USB which contain DV, it'll stay there even after we do auto-update in the future (it won't get written over)?

2. HDR Youtube can only be watched via external devices atm, right?

3. I understand this thread is not for comparison - I mainly wanted to make sure I made the right choice within exchange window.
Was comparing this w/ Z9D, tough choice as both TVs are very nice. There are pros and cons of each TV (no clear winner), so for those who were considering those 2, why you ended up choosing A1E despite the following points (basically besides "Z9D is an LCD, LCD can never compare to OLED's PQ, black level and viewing angle"):
- Brightness: In retail environment PQ on A1E actually looked less impressive than Z9D because it seems very dim.
At home - at night, especially in controlled environment, PQ is breathtaking (I used Al's settings - thanks, Al), even with natural indoor lighting PQ is still great using Cinema Pro. In the afternoon (my living room has large windows with direct sunlight on one side), the furthest I could go is Standard Mode since I can barely see anything in Cinema Pro/Home modes esp. for movies with lots of dark/near dark scenes (e.g. some episodes of Marco Polo, Iron Fist, etc.).
Picked A1E since colour seemed more natural vs just bright and white on Z9D - is this true though (more natural)?
And with less nits, with Sony's tone mapping method, is there more clipping than its brighter counterparts? Does the blacker black do anything in reducing clipping?
HDR actually looks great on A1E, does the blacker black compensate for its lack of brightness? I guess I'm interested to know how much brighter (ratio-wise if that's even possible) a non-OLED needs to be to achieve comparable HDR effect to OLED.
- Price point: without mentioning specific number, if the price point is about the same, considering A1E has this somewhat groundbreaking speaker, does that mean Z9D is actually more expensive/valuable if we think that most of its price goes toward the display/PQ itself?
- I read on the other thread there were quite a few people who returned their OLED for Z9D and were very happy, would be interested to hear people who went the other way round.

Thank you.
I am not sure the DV update has rolled out "OTA" so far. I think most people have just done the USB upgrade. The TV will not downgrade the firmware.

HDR youtube requires one of the few devices that support it. The sony TVs don't so far.

For me, LCD was never an option I was willing to accept. I don't like bad viewing angles, nor blooming and bad blacks. I have never owned an LCD television.
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New A1E owner here [IMG class=inlineimg]/forum/images/smilies/smile.gif[/IMG]
Looking for some guidance:

1. If I'm looking for DV on the TV's built-in apps, should I install the update now or wait? If I understand it correctly there hasn't been a clear answer on this. Some said wait until the bugs are fixed, some said this will be it.
And Sony isn't rolling the DV update via auto-update anymore, right? (i.e. we'll need to manually update it via USB?)
If we do firmware update via USB which contain DV, it'll stay there even after we do auto-update in the future (it won't get written over)?

2. HDR Youtube can only be watched via external devices atm, right?

3. I understand this thread is not for comparison - I mainly wanted to make sure I made the right choice within exchange window.
Was comparing this w/ Z9D, tough choice as both TVs are very nice. There are pros and cons of each TV (no clear winner), so for those who were considering those 2, why you ended up choosing A1E despite the following points (basically besides "Z9D is an LCD, LCD can never compare to OLED's PQ, black level and viewing angle"):
- Brightness: In retail environment PQ on A1E actually looked less impressive than Z9D because it seems very dim.
At home - at night, especially in controlled environment, PQ is breathtaking (I used Al's settings - thanks, Al), even with natural indoor lighting PQ is still great using Cinema Pro. In the afternoon (my living room has large windows with direct sunlight on one side), the furthest I could go is Standard Mode since I can barely see anything in Cinema Pro/Home modes esp. for movies with lots of dark/near dark scenes (e.g. some episodes of Marco Polo, Iron Fist, etc.).
Picked A1E since colour seemed more natural vs just bright and white on Z9D - is this true though (more natural)?
And with less nits, with Sony's tone mapping method, is there more clipping than its brighter counterparts? Does the blacker black do anything in reducing clipping?
HDR actually looks great on A1E, does the blacker black compensate for its lack of brightness? I guess I'm interested to know how much brighter (ratio-wise if that's even possible) a non-OLED needs to be to achieve comparable HDR effect to OLED.
- Price point: without mentioning specific number, if the price point is about the same, considering A1E has this somewhat groundbreaking speaker, does that mean Z9D is actually more expensive/valuable if we think that most of its price goes toward the display/PQ itself?
- I read on the other thread there were quite a few people who returned their OLED for Z9D and were very happy, would be interested to hear people who went the other way round.

Thank you.
I am not sure the DV update has rolled out "OTA" so far. I think most people have just done the USB upgrade. The TV will not downgrade the firmware.

HDR youtube requires one of the few devices that support it. The sony TVs don't so far.

For me, LCD was never an option I was willing to accept. I don't like bad viewing angles, nor blooming and bad blacks. I have never owned an LCD television.
You can only update to Dv Via usb at the moment

Dv from my Apple TV 4k is amazing and worth doing upgrade now, internal apps dv has bugs

I looked at z9d and thought the a1e was superior, and I wanted 77" over the 75"

Banding exists on oled and z9d
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Thats a great point, if someone was willing to try it, its a try that can be returned if not happy with it... see it first and then offer a rebuttal.

Ive realized many of the debates were pre-HDR and 4K UHD.. and there, for 1080p stuff, sure no argument..

For the full image fidelity 4K UHD and even what ATV Dolby Vision delivers.. theres a noticeable difference on this UHD content with a low jitter cable.

The color pop, cleaner low black level and sharper fidelity, due to cleaner data clocking from low jitter operation.

Just a suggestion for those looking to feed their A1E a gift in 2018.

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You can only update to Dv Via usb at the moment
Just a quick note -- I got a new A1E a week ago and was able to update the firmware via the network. My 4k AppleTV causes the DV logo to show during initial playback
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Just a quick note -- I got a new A1E a week ago and was able to update the firmware via the network. My 4k AppleTV causes the DV logo to show during initial playback
Great news as this is the easiest and likely most reliable method

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Great news as this is the easiest and likely most reliable method
I too executed the A1E update over the network. The internal Netflix APP looks good for the available Dolby Vision content.

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The target luminance setting is if you are using a setting that is going to output SDR 2020, like a FP or a device that doesn't do HDR well, or at all.

I leave my HDR setting to Forced instead of Auto, because it will only output HDR10 for now. I am not going to use the DV version of the disc until we know exactly how the Sony is doing in DV mode. With forced HDR, it will just send HDR10 even after the Oppo updates for Sony's Low Latency format. Other than that, just leave HDR as Auto and leave the target luminance alone.

The only thing you want to really change from stock settings for an A1E is to have it output 422 and not 444 (Auto setting).
Can you explain why 4:2:2 is a better choice than 4:4:4?
I clearly don't understand what this sampling rate choice does.

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