Sony VPL-HW30ES Home Theater Projector Review
Lamp Mode=High (unless noted otherwise)
All other settings at default (untouched)
VPL-HW30ES User Mode
|Color Temp over IRE Range (Post calibration):|
Overall, that’s about as tight and nice a grayscale calibration as you will see.
Mike’s Notes: Color is quite accurate on Normal color space. No need for CMs with that setting. Any other setting has oversaturated greens, but might be more useful for 3D. Cinema 2 is too red and Photo is about the same. Game is pretty much the same as Cinema 3, which is pretty good.
Quick cal of User 2 w/Custom 5 color temp reduces the green, but only results in 39 more lumens than default Dynamic setting and looks similar to it.
VPL-HW30ES RGB Settings
|User 1 – Custom 3||Quick Cal, User 2 – Custom 5|
|Gain||R = 7||R = 0|
|G = 0||G = -15|
|B = -1||B = 0|
|Offset||R = 4||R = 0|
|G = 0||G = 0|
|B = -10||B = 0|
|at 100 IRE:||814 @ 6699||1065 @ 9113|
NOTES: Dynamic Black is OFF for User 1.
Bright mode (Quick Cal) is set to color temp Native.
Other settings are as shown in the Settings area.
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