Thread: BLURAY hype
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Old June 5 2014, 09:47 AM   #44
Location: Great Britain
Re: BLURAY hype

Robert Comsol wrote: View Post
Melakon wrote: View Post
It's not just a blu-ray player we're talking about here. All I have are old tube type television sets. The one I'm currently using, only because it has the larger screen, is a 19" built in 1992.
A general word on CRT Tube TV sets: They still have a couple of advantages over modern flat screens. Black will be solid black and not just some shade of grey, and color fidelity usually is better than with most flat screens (of course, the wear of the phospors over time will no longer yield the rich original colors but most older programs - not yet remastered in HD - usually still look better on CRT TV than on a flat screen, i.e. CRT TV hides deficiencies in the image sources that flat screens will brutally reveal).

Doesn't that depend on the type/age of the HD TV?

Black looks black on my HD TV, no hint of grey in it.
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