Hi guys. Question about my 65" Toshiba WS.

Discussion in 'Displays' started by isamu, Sep 1, 2003.

  1. isamu

    isamu Auditioning

    Aug 30, 2003
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    Hello gentlemen. My first time posting here. Glad to meet you guys.

    Anyway I have a question. I own a 65" Toshiba Widescreen RPTV. It's the TW65G80. Now...when I purchased this set back in 1999, I was told it wasn't HDTV compatible. I didn't have a problem with that since I don't watch too much television just DVDs and ganmes. What I did not find out however, was whether this model set supported progressive scan or not. I never paid the issue no mind until recently, when I heard about how much better progressive scan dvds and games look.

    So my question is, does anyone know if the Toshiba WS TW65G80 is a progressive scan set? I looked in the manual and did not see anything mentioning whether it is or not.

    Also, I am thinking of selling this set in favor of a consumer level front projector. It is in great condition and the picture is fabulous even after 4 years! Can anyone speculate on how much I can get for this set? Remember it is not HDTV compliant.

    Thanks in advance guys [​IMG]
  2. Michael TLV

    Michael TLV THX Video Instructor/Calibrator

    Mar 16, 2000
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    Calgary, Alberta
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    Michael Chen

    It does line doubling, but the set does not accept an external 480p signal.

    Not much more than $1500 ... likely $1000.


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