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16:9 question (Toshiba 55H70)

Old 02-22-01, 09:51 AM
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The specs on my 55H70 Toshiba claim that it has a 16:9 mode but I don't see how or where? Any suggestions? See below.


HDTV Compatible (1080i)
Improved IDSC™ (Intelligent Digital Scan Conversion)
New Vector Progressive Scanning (480p)
New Advanced Video Noise Reduction
New 16:9 Mode with Vertical Compression
PowerFocus Plus CRTs
Multilinear Digital Focus
TheaterBright™ HD Screen with SLD
Red & Green Color Lens Filters
First Surface Mirror
Wide 160-Degree Horizontal Viewing Angle
3D Y/C Digital Comb Filter
Vertical Contour Correction
Advanced Velocity Scan Modulation
Dynamic Quadruple Focus
Fine White & Black Level Expander
Color Temperature Control (Warm/Medium/Cool)
Wide-Band Video Amplifier
Flesh Tone Correction & Color Detail Enhancer
Digital Video Noise Reduction

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Old 02-22-01, 05:59 PM
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the 16x9 mode only works with 1080i sources, it doesnt work with dvd sadly. This is the only thing stopping me from getting this tv. Hopefully there is a way to do it in the service menu.
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