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Old 07-19-2007, 07:34 PM   #1
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Default National Geographic Relentless Enemies HD DVD vs Blu Ray 1080P?

I just saw a great demo at Circuit City. They had National Geographic's Relentless Enemies on 2 different set ups. 1 on blu ray - the other on hd dvd. I have to tell you the - the Blu Ray looked great but HD DVD looked better! Is there a difference between the way they are transferred? The guy in the store said that HD DVD is in 1080i while Blu Ray is in 1080P? Is that possible?
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1080p is 'greater' than 1080i.
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Old 07-19-2007, 07:57 PM   #3
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If both were on the same rez, they should look the same but many retailers play little tricks to sell what they want you to buy... with speakers, they'll hook up a pair out of phase so you'll buy the other pair. In this instance, I'll bet the panels were not tweaked equally.
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If the HD DVD looked better, it was just the set-up. Circuity never calibrates their sets, so they probably are all out-of-wack.
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The same video file.
Btw, the intro/menu is in 720 if I remember correctly.
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Old 07-19-2007, 08:58 PM   #6
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How were they connected, what settings were the tv's on, etc.
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