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View Poll Results: What type of display do you normally use to watch 2.35:1 - 2.40:1 Blu-ray movies on?
A Widescreen 1.78:1 (16:9) display 182 87.50%
A Standard 1.33:1 (4:3) display 1 0.48%
A CIH - Constant Image Height - 2.37:1 (21:9) setup 18 8.65%
Other 3 1.44%
Don't know 4 1.92%
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Old 04-24-2011, 04:36 PM   #21
OG Pooh OG Pooh is offline
Jul 2010
Hudson Valley, NY

Since all of the screens in our home are 16:9, I guess that's my answer.
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Old 03-14-2012, 09:04 PM   #22
riverbelow riverbelow is offline
Oct 2009
Perth, Australia

Yeah for sure 16:9 currently, on a 50 inch 3D plasma. However..

I have a big wishlist to have a 120" (or larger if possible) scope 2.35:1 projector screen and (naturally) projector - zoomed to fit the area. And just have 1.78:1 content centered within that fixed frame area. So it would be almost 100 inch in 16:9 projection and I'd like to have side masking close in to border it off.

Until that magical day, its HDTV for me
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Old 10-21-2012, 02:07 AM   #23
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I use my tv for all aspect ratio's....Directv HD and Blu's.
Sony Bravia KDL-55W900A LED/3D TV.
Sony BDP S6200 3D Blu ray Player.
Sony 5.2-Channel 4K A/V HD Receiver - STRDH540.
Center Channel Speaker: Tivoli Signature Series.
Tower Speakers: Sony SS-MF315's.
Surrounds: Pioneer Satellite Speakers.
Subwoofer: Pioneer.
Xfinity HD.
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Old 12-22-2012, 10:35 AM   #24
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