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Eoi's _ Epson Tw 9000

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Hi guys am putting together an EOI on the Epson TW 9000, at this time just looking to see if there is enough interest to proceed with a GB, please post your interest and any questions here.......

no pricing will be given until I have at least 5 on board and as per usual all Australian stock and warranty............. cool.gif

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I'm interested but it all depends on the price. It can't be too much over $3000 for me. Right now I'm considering the tw6000w and the ae7000 GB but I think I would probably prefer the tw9000 if the price was the same.

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I was pretty much set on the Panasonic/group buy but I'm having second thoughts, I think the Epson will have a sharper overall more impressive image and the THX modes in 2D and 3D are really appealing, warranty also. Does anyone know if Epson did anything to prevent dust blobs? I know the new Panasonic made a new sealed light path.

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Yes interested both hands Up!! {Still have not made up my mind which brand to go with but Espon is looking Good!)

(I was hoping [name deleted] was going to do this soon)

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Count me in. I was going the Panasonic but the Epson wins me over with wireless hdmi and has an auto lens cover which are the seller for me. Hopefully its around $3000 mark.

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Wow 3yr lamp and projector warranty. now that is confidence in what you make.

GENERAL

Dimensions D x W x H 466 x 158 x 395 mm

Weight 8.5kg

Lamp Warranty 3 yrs

Projector Warranty 3 yrs

any pro reviews on this yet?

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Cheers guys for the interest thus far, Matt and I are expecting to have one up for demo at the pre chrissy gtg for those in Melbourne on Dec 3rd.......

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Wow 3yr lamp and projector warranty. now that is confidence in what you make.

GENERAL

Dimensions D x W x H 466 x 158 x 395 mm

Weight 8.5kg

Lamp Warranty 3 yrs

Projector Warranty 3 yrs

any pro reviews on this yet?

None that I have found, I thought the usa epson version 5010e was = to Aus 9000w model but I bel that is wrong as the Epson 9000w has THX, the Usa model does not, according to projectreview. Link: http://www.projectorreviews.com/blog/2011/...eview-progress/

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None that I have found, I thought the usa epson version 5010e was = to Aus 9000w model but I bel that is wrong as the Epson 9000w has THX, the Usa model does not, according to projectreview. Link: http://www.projectorreviews.com/blog/2011/...eview-progress/

If you're referring to the warranty got this from epson australia website.

oops just realised you were referring to pro reviews. Me silly

There is a 6000 demo unit set up at Vaf. Had a look at lunch time and it was wirelessly playing tron legacy br movie. Man was I impressed. Image bright and very sharp and blacks looked great in the night scenes.

Just wondering hm better the 9000 would be?

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I read that the CFI and Dync iris is only for 2D both are unavailable when viewing 3D which would = not so good blacks in 3D. Panasonic's has this feature why not Epson?

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Thanks again guys with the good early interest here I will formulate a proposal to put to all within a day or two including payment options, shipping or pick up options, etc................

once again I ask that once a price is given it is kept fully confidential and also not used to go to retailers with either as this may jeopardise the GB going ahead.......... B)

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I'm potentially interested subject to the final price (i'm on a tight budget) and depending on the prices compared to the Panasonic group buy.

Thing for me is I'm buying a projector within the next month or so, I want 1080p, 3D and ability to do CIH with one of mark's lenses.

I'm leaning towards the panasonic as I had the AE2000 until recently...and I've never owned an Epson projector yet so I have that fear of the unknown...hahah....but this does look like a good model...so could be prepared to make the jump...so if it's ok to just have provisional interest at this stage I'd like to be kept in the loop.

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None that I have found, I thought the usa epson version 5010e was = to Aus 9000w model but I bel that is wrong as the Epson 9000w has THX, the Usa model does not, according to projectreview. Link: http://www.projectorreviews.com/blog/2011/...eview-progress/

Seems our 9000 model is the equivalent of the pro cinema 6010 without the all black casing. I like this because it has the THX modes as well as 2 anamorphic lens modes V-stretch and H-squeeze so that 16:9 can be watched without manually moving the lens out of the way.

http://www.projectorreviews.com/epson/pro-.../first-look.php

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Yorac can you find out if the V-stretch mode can be enabled in 3D? :)

And from the 6010 userguide why does it say this?

"Note: When displaying 720p, 1080i, or 1080p signals through the HDMI or Component video

port, the aspect ratio is automatically selected and you cannot change it"

Does this mean I cannot use V-stretch watching blu ray over HDMI?

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