any body know why the dvd version star wars is different from the blu ray version on terminator 2.t2 gets you turn the brightness down very low.i think much to low.now gone back to settings on star wars dvd.
If you want to do it better than the THX setup with a few more options you can download the FREE AVCHD 709 disc which should play in most Blu-ray players & includes video introduction on basic TV calibration. Found here clicky you have to download the AVCHD.EXE file & write it to a normal DVD there are instructions on the website.
TV: Sony KDL-46HX853 ( calibrated ), Virgin Tivo Box, BD Players: Sony BDP-S790, PS3, PS4 & Panasonic DMR-BWT700
A/V Amp: Yamaha RXV-767 (NEED UPGRADE)
Speakers: Dali Ikon 6 Front L/R, Dali Ikon 1's Surround, Dali Ikon Vocal 2 Centre, B&W ASW610 Subwoofer.
Sony Bravia 46HX853 Calibrated Settings
What are you calibrating? It may be worth getting in a professional calibrator.
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I have a calibration blu-ray disk,which is ok for getting the right contrast/brightness settings,however i'm about to get an oppo105( more detailed settings)so will be getting fully calibrated by a THX registered guy in the coming months,imo the £225 is worth it becouse the settings are as near referance as your av stuff will allow (colours etc)...its a one of payment.
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Nice! This is on my agenda too, I'm allowing the TV to settle for 200 hours first
How many hours have you clocked up?
I had mine on for 10hrs a day for 3weeks
Been holding out on the calibration for a while as i wanted to add the oppo
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Yeah similar, I have been a hermit before my tv l
Have the appointment booked on the 29th. Would of had it for about a month by then
Looking forward to reading about your thoughts on the calibrated pq:)
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