[mythtv-users] TV Recommendations

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Wed Feb 7 20:06:58 UTC 2007

On 2/7/07, David Brodbeck <gull at gull.us> wrote:
> Stephen Sassman wrote:
> > Just out of curiosity... Anyone have an opinion on DLP?
> For front projection I think it's one of the best technologies.  You get
> more brightness for the same lamp wattage than you do with LCD. The
> contrast ratios are generally the best you'll get outside of a CRT
> projector.  Some people find the color wheel effect problematic -- DLPs
> show each color sequentially in fast succession, not all three at the
> same time -- but that's a visual cortex thing and varies from person to
> person.  I don't notice it unless I turn my head very quickly while
> looking at the screen.
> For rear projection, well, it has all the usual disadvantages of rear
> projection.  I don't like rear projection sets much. ;)

Of course, ot everyone can have a room with the lighting (or lack
thereof) requirements required for front projection. But I agree, if I
could have a room dedicated for a front projector that would be the
way to go.

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