[mythtv-users] OT: Why 3D TV won't work.

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Thu May 27 16:39:21 UTC 2010

On 05/27/10 11:53, blake wrote:
> It seems to me 3D could work perfectly--by actually having a box
> instead of a screen. No glasses. (I've actually seen arguments that if
> we had displays that were actually 3D, we could save a lot of cycles.)

Trying to do true 3D requires an absolutely astounding amount of data. 
Voxel based displays do exist, usually using a rotating display and
'persistence of vision'.  They are invariably low refresh rate, low
resolution, and limited in colorspace.

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