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BUG REPORT: Frozen white pixel block in DVI-Out transmission (PLEASE READ)


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#26 OFFLINE   4HiMarks

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Posted 23 January 2004 - 06:22 PM

Confirmed here too.

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#27 OFFLINE   DonLandis

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Posted 24 January 2004 - 03:36 AM

Just installed my 921 and completed the L145 download. No white pixels in the image.

However, I'm tuned to the HD demo channel and I have a teal border framing the image. It is about 7 pixels (DLP monitor using DVI). I don't know whether this is a problem with the demo channel or my 921 or the Dwin TV-3. I can easily get rid of it by slightly zooming the image to a 7 pixel overscan throwing the teal border into my flat black aspect ratio masks. Then it's gone for viewing but I wonder if anyone else has this on their monitors that have no overscan. I don't have this on the 6000 but that is in RGBHV mode. I will check out the component out from the 921 later.

I will say the 921 is about the sharpest HDTV image I have yet seen and that includes many of the images I saw at CES this year. I did a brightness, contrast, chroma calibration and the main thing this DVI is doing over component is noise level. With Component there was still a bit of video noise in my picture. With DVI, the solid colors are just 100% clean. Waiting now for Dish to wake up their computers to activate my accounts on the 921.

#28 OFFLINE   rudolpht

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Posted 25 January 2004 - 01:05 PM

Frozen pixels gone. Thought DVI centering and PQ may have improved at the same time so for the 3rd time I did my DVI to Component test with Pio 50" plasma. Picture remains much better on Component (and I'm sick of changing remotes every time I try swapping for a day or two to check it out).

Tim




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