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View Poll Results: What Size Display do You Use for Gaming
Laptop or tablet screen 13 4.51%
Monitor 39" or smaller 66 22.92%
Monitor 40" or larger 8 2.78%
Ultra-wide monitor (any size) 15 5.21%
Multiple monitors (any size) 10 3.47%
TV 55" or smaller 61 21.18%
65" TV 77 26.74%
75" TV 29 10.07%
85" TV or larger 6 2.08%
Projection 85 29.51%
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post #61 of 64 Old 01-08-2019, 03:19 PM
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Originally Posted by MIguy9 View Post
Do you ever get dizzy? lol. Looks like you could be standing in the game
Getting dizzy is all part of the fun! Right now I'm just projecting on the wall. I changed things up a bit as of late. I'm gaming even larger now. (1.78:1, 150" diagonal)

I purchased a couple dozen IMAX films on Blu-ray at the end of last year also. This is a great size for IMAX presentations.

I've pretty much decided to stick with this screen area, so this will finally be the year I finish up my room. The plan is to go with a false wall and AT screen.

I'd like to have 4-way masking as well. I'm thinking of going with curtains for the side masking and Seymour AV's Proscenium Masking Frame (PRH130: 16:9 130”w, 149.2”d with Center Stage XD) for the top/bottom masking.

I plan to give the room the dark treatment also. Even considering replacing the carpet with something darker. Should be fun. Just saving my pennies at present. I should be ready to pull the trigger in early May.

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I game with PlayStation 4 pro and Nintendo switch on 2 displays in my living room, my original set up was a 70" sharp 1080p TV with a 100" powered screen that drops down in front of everything projecting with a Sony 45es 1080p projector. Playing God of War is just absolutely awesome! Watching link run around in Hyrule in Zelda on a 100" screen is just as incredible, the Switch is no slouch. I recently upgraded my 70" sharp 1080p TV with an 82" Samsung un8000 4k TV and added an Xbox one x to the mix, so much color, picture detail and it runs so smooth! my projector is looking smaller now! I am on the fence to upgrade my projector with a 4k projector and a bigger screen maybe 110". 4k is a very nice upgrade, its very noticeable to me. My problem is finding a 4k projector with low lag. the Samsung nu8000 and the Sony 45es projector have very low lag, its in the low 20s. if you are gaming this is a very important feature you want, I used to game playing destiny on a JVC rs2 and the picture was so beautiful but the lag hurt my gaming. especially in any fast paced games like shooters and fighting games. My advise that I tell everyone is what ever size TV you think you need go 1 or 2 sizes bigger. Screens seem to shrink after awhile plus with 4k you can sit closer to the screen compared with a 1080p TV with out any problems.
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I use 34" 100hz ultrawide for desktop gaming and 65" TV for console gaming
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I've moved the PS4 Pro and the Xbox One X to the basement so now all my gaming is on the 120 inch projector

Epson 5040ub
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