CRT Monitors

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    Upscaling DVD player quality question

    IF I got an upscaleing DVD player for my Standard Definition movies, would they look as good on a Plasma as they do on a CRT? I'm not looking for good picture HD quality on a Plasma, I'm looking for good picture Standard Definition quality on a Plasma.
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    Non HD signal viewing

    My 36" CRT based TV is going to die soon. I am being forced to find a new main/home theater TV. A lot of non HD source will be watched on it. What I have noticed in looking around at different Electronics stores, is that non HD sources look horrible on the Plasma and LCD displays. Am I...
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    8800 gts - hd out to CRT HDTV (ONLY does 1080i)

    My Samsung HDTV is a 32 inch CRT. I just ordered an Nvidia 8800 gts which has HD out. But here's my question: My HDTV ONLY does 1080i, no 760p, will ths work?
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    Samsung TX-R3080WH - no 720p - problem?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I'm thinking about getting the Samsung TX-R3080WH over the Sony Widescreen FD Trinitron® WEGA® HDTVKD-30XS955 - both flatscreen/widescreen CRT's with HD and comparable features. I think the Sony's picture is slightly better than the Samsung...
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    Samusngs 47" CRT HCR4755W

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Does anyone have this set? Its 999$ at right seems to good to be true...this set also has an HD Tuner...price seems quite low. Is it too good to be true? Can't find many reviews of the set on the internet.
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    All Toshiba CRT tube televisions are now made by Orion...

    Archived from groups: (More info?) If you haven't noticed lately on the TV market, beginning in January 2005, all Toshiba CRT tube televisions, regardless of what price and features, have been outsourced and are now made by Orion, the maker of the low-cost Broksonic, Durabrand...
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    What Type of Television does everyone use with there Laser..

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hello Members, I thought I would find out who uses what to Display their Laserdisc collection on? I still use my faithful 1998 Hitachi 55" 4:3 Analog TV. I still want to move to a 16:9 size screen but really want to stick with a CRT. SO...
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    Projector recommendations

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi all. I have a couple CRT HDTVs, but since I'm moving into a house with a perfect home theatre room, it's time to begin looking for a projector. I'm looking to buy a projector, which will be mounted up at the ceiling and project onto a...
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    Anyone got a Toshibia 36sw9ua 86cm Crt Widescreen TV. Goin..

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Anyone got a Toshibia 36sw9ua 86cm Crt Widescreen TV. Going to buy need recomendations. Anyone got a Toshibia 36sw9ua 86cm Crt Widescreen TV. Going to buy need recomendations. I know the Sony is the best, even the pansasonic might b e...
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    Screen Size Problems on Cox Box and RCA CRT HDTV

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi All: I recently bought a RCA D27F750T CRT HDTV. It was all my budget could swing. This will be #2 TV at some future point. I have Cox Cable with their HDTV tuner box. Initially, I had the Cox Box connected via the component video per the...
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    Toshiba customer service

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I have some interest in the Toshiba 34HF84, their 34 inch HD CRT. My interest was price and size would fit my entertainment center. However I have read some negatives about after the sale service. I read of one customer who swears never to...
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    HD CRT Tube Televisions

    Archived from groups: (More info?) First, what does everyone think about the Toshiba HD CRT Tube. I am looking at the 34 inch model. Are Toshiba's good, or would you recommend another brand. Second, do the CRT tube TV's in general broadcast in most of the resolutions...
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    Picturemate stops when monitor turned off

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Does anybody know why print jobs stop dead if the crt monitor is switched off? When the monitor is switched back on printing won't restart whatever I do. Using picturemate on USB1, XP Pro
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    Plasma EDTV Vs. HDTV Tube TV

    Archived from groups: (More info?) What has a better picture, a plasma with EDTV or a flat screen CRT with HDTV? Thanks
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    Plasma EDTV Vs. CRT Tube TV

    Archived from groups: (More info?) What has a better picture, a plasma with EDTV, or a flat screen CRT with HDTV? Thanks
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    HDTV resolution question

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I am thinking of buying a Zenith 45” CRT Projection Television, HDTV model R45W47. It has a built in ATSC and QAM tuners. I has 3:2 pulldown. Nice unit but one spec worries me: The resolution is listed in the mfr specs as 480p/1080i...
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    Direct View CRT still hard to beat

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Just for the hell of it, here are some pictures from Discovery-HD through Directv, on my 3 year old Samsung 30 inch 16x9 PICTURE TUBE set, taken by pointing a digital camera at the TV, with normal nighttime room lighting. Except for turning...
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    NBC Over the air

    Archived from groups: (More info?) When I first got my Samsung 30" CRT HDTV I saw some NBC programs, Jay Leno etc., in HDTV from Philadelphia. For the past week no signal. Are they down? Paul
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    HD Questions

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hey All, I've got some questions regarding the current offerings of HDTV. Specifically regarding direct view CRT based sets. I was looking at the Sony offerings (34HS420 model). In doing some research, it would appear to me that CRT sets...
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    Am I Being Too Critical

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I just got my Samsung TX-P3076WH HDTV a CRT set, and while I'm generally pleased I see a convergence shift for the red along left vertical edges over most of the screen. Now I know that absolute perfection is not attainable but I would think...
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    Warm vs. Cool Picture

    Archived from groups: (More info?) On my Samsung HDTV, I have 5 different settings for color warmth-cool. Does anyone know the purpose of these, and are any settings harmfull to the life of the CRT tube?
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    HDTV Eye Doctor????

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I love my crt hdtv altho I have tuned down the contrast it seems to cause my eye to strain even with a light on. I have been told that a rear projection CRT would have less eye strain than a direct view. Silly question but is this true
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    HDMI > Component on CRT HDTV?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi, I'm currently using component cables to interface my CRT HDTV to the cable company's HD STB. Both the HDTV and STB have HDMI ports. I've been looking online for a decently priced HDMI cable ($40 or less) to run between the two. My main...
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    CRT Contrast/Burn-In Question

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I've read on some sites that CRTs are somewhat susceptible to burn-in and that always keeping the contrast setting below 50 bars is a good idea. I have a Philips 34PW8502 which I've set to 49 contrast (heh)... but the picture is just so...
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    Burn-in concern

    Archived from groups: (More info?) My Samsung rear-projection CRT manual states that I should watch no more than 15% of my programs each week in 4:3 mode in order to avoid burn-in. That's almost laughable. If I watch only network programs broadcast in HD I'll exceed that...
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    Samsung "Zoom1" aspect ratio incorrect... any possible fix?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I recently bought a Samsung HDTV... to be precise, a TX-P2670WH, which is an old-fashioned CRT of 26 inches. I got a CRT because I didn't need big screen size and wouldn't settle for a smeary LCD picture, and it was under $700. The good news...
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    Model recommendations

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi, I was leaning towards the 26" Aquos and went across to the local Circuit City and was really disappointed by the non-HD picture quality. Considering that most programming is still not HD, I am no longer inclined towards this model. I...
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    New to Laptops

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops (More info?) I see laptops with 14" and 15" screens both described as being designed to be run at 1024x768. I presume that 1024x768 is more suited to 14" screens and that this resolution on a 15" screen would look /stretched/. Is this correct? I'm...
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    cannot center picture

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I have a Phillips 34" HDTV Widescreen CRT and I had been using a Dishnetwork 6000 receiver with the set. I recently upgraded the receiver to a 811. With the 811 I cannot center the 16:9 or 4:3 picture. Everything I have tried doesn't seem...
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    wide screen HD on SDTV ?,

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I've decided I want to get a widescreen Sony 34 CRT". They look great in the store on HD signal. But what will it look like when I bring it home and hook up to regular old Adelphia digital cable- non HD? If I pay the extra bucks and get HD...
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    Indoor antenna

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Recently got a Sony XBR CRT set.Almost no cable programming is available in my town...and Dish TV says "no network channels available in your area.I assume that Direct TV is the same. So,I bought a Radio Shack powered antenna for OTA...
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    Loewe Aconda ?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I want to buy the Loewe Aconda 38 I head there is a Aconda 93102 ZW ..Europe's largest CRT tube - 40 is this made for u s a to can you tell me the price for both tv's Gary
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    HDTV: Buy the extended warranty?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I'm looking at getting the Hitachi 51S500 and wondering what people's advice concerning extended warranties were wrt rear projectin hdtvs. i've bought several CRT tube tvs and never once bought an extended warranty and never once had a...
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    Black or Grey Piller Bars

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I have a direct view crt 16x9 hdtv. what is better to prevent burn-in when watching 4x3 Black or Grel Piller Bars? Thanks
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    DVD Player output on CRT

    Anyone know of a DVD Player that can output directly to a computer monitor (CRT) with no PC? (Or a real inexpensive signal converter that has good quality output?)