My understanding is that channel 9 has been set aside for DAB and 10 for advanced standards such as DVB T2. Considering the flop that DAB has turned out to be and Australian viewers absolute disinterest in HD I'd say 9 and 10 will remain vacant for many years to come.
maybe a little late now... but i see this as a warranty claim. yes i know bulbs seem to have some silly low warranty time YET they still claim 1000's of hours of use. so that is the argument to put forward. benq note lamp life may vary BUT 1/10th used is hardly lamp life.
either the warranty needs to match "claimed" hours of use by the pj manufacturer OR the hours of use is adjusted down. it is advertised and noted in specs so it is one main reason the unit is bought.
so for me it is a claim and in small claims court (free in s.a. up to 20k claim ) i think a reasonable argument would win the case easily.
Was wondering what firmware everyone's set was shipped with.
To check what firmware you have hit menu button select setup > system setup > go down to very bottom where you see technical info.
My one said:
Software Version: 0903-0201
Hardware Version: 0x351
If SBS switched SBS1-HD to MPEG-4 what would they do with the remaining bitrate?
They can't use MPEG-4 for *all* of the multichannels because you'd be ripping away a bunch of services for those with MPEG-2 HD terrestrial … though you didn't directly address how many of those remaining are out there, but looking at the 7flix experience, it's a lot.