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Datacolor SpyderTV Colorimeter STV100

by only1junior / February 24, 2006 12:04 PM PST

Hey folks does this thing really works? This SpyderTV. The home page of this gadget clams. " Dramatically Improves the Picture on Your Home Entertainment System " Is this true? Any users here have tried or own one of this thing. Here is the link for those that don't know what I'm talking about.

http://www.colorvision.com/profis/profis_view.jsp?id=402

Let me know.

Thanks

Junior
Brooklyn, NY

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Datacolor SpyderTV Colorimeter STV100
by jcrobso / February 27, 2006 4:29 AM PST

Yes in the pro world there are video dislay calabrators,
All pro setups use them. This does look interesting.. John

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by jcrobso / February 27, 2006 5:13 AM PST

For thoes that can't afford the price there is DVD estintals setup DVD costs $25. John

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by brianbjg / March 23, 2006 1:55 AM PST

Just got my SpyderTv yesterday and ran the calibration on a Panasonic 50" plasma and a Sony 36" standard definition CRT. The process took around 30 minutes on each unit.

The difference between before and after was stunning. I thought I had everything set up well, but I was quite surprised. It's available on Amazon for less than 200 bucks. I really believe it was money very well spent.

Brian

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