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My dealer bringing my RS4500 demo out for 'drop off' (his words) in 90 minutes. Hopefully it fires up and is a keeper
Actually pretty keen to hear your thoughts.

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OK I got the RS4500 going. Here are some initial thoughts:

It's quiet enough even on high lamp.

It's super sharp all the way across. The Quick brown fox pattern looks perfect.
- I can see text on desktop at 3840x2160 with DPI scaling at 100%. I needed to scale on my 675ES to see text this clearly.
- Panel alignment on this unit isn't perfect. The red has some vertical shift. I aligned it to the center without using zone alignment.

I love dynamic laser dimming. On the most aggressive mode which I believe to be mode2, it does a good job for me. I can see some iris tripping scenes where the dimming isn't invisible, but its such a quick flash and you have to be looking for it, I think I'd be happy with that forever. The fade to blacks are great, the black performance isn't terrible, but not anywhere near where my RS640 can get. Still I think it might be good enough, which I'm picky so I need to do more testing.

The interstellar 53:30 scene I can get pretty black but the stars vanish more than on RS640. I'm wondering how NX9 compares here.

This unit came in a plastic show case with wheels. No box. It's probably something that's seen a lot of shows. When I fired it up, the lamp hours was at 0. So I have no idea what type of usage it has. It's not 0. Perhaps it was a defect that got repaired with a new motherboard and that reset the timer. In either case, my lumen measurements are disappointingly low:
- high: 2000 lumens
- mid: 1482 lumens
- low: 834 lumens

We have contacted the JVC rep, who is away at CES right now, but hopefully we can get some insight on the history of the unit. If it's got 10000 hours of usage, then I'm pretty happy with the above numbers. If this is how it comes new, I think it's too low light output for me and my 2500 hours a year usage.
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OK I got the RS4500 going. Here are some initial thoughts:

It's quiet enough even on high lamp.

It's super sharp all the way across. The Quick brown fox pattern looks perfect.
- I can see text on desktop at 3840x2160 with DPI scaling at 100%. I needed to scale on my 675ES to see text this clearly.
- Panel alignment on this unit isn't perfect. The red has some vertical shift. I aligned it to the center without using zone alignment.

I love dynamic laser dimming. On the most aggressive mode which I believe to be mode2, it does a good job for me. I can see some iris tripping scenes where the dimming isn't invisible, but its such a quick flash and you have to be looking for it, I think I'd be happy with that forever. The fade to blacks are great, the black performance isn't terrible, but not anywhere near where my RS640 can get. Still I think it might be good enough, which I'm picky so I need to do more testing.

The interstellar 53:30 scene I can get pretty black but the stars vanish more than on RS640. I'm wondering how NX9 compares here.

This unit came in a plastic show case with wheels. No box. It's probably something that's seen a lot of shows. When I fired it up, the lamp hours was at 0. So I have no idea what type of usage it has. It's not 0. Perhaps it was a defect that got repaired with a new motherboard and that reset the timer. In either case, my lumen measurements are disappointingly low:
- high: 2000 lumens
- mid: 1482 lumens
- low: 834 lumens

We have contacted the JVC rep, who is away at CES right now, but hopefully we can get some insight on the history of the unit. If it's got 10000 hours of usage, then I'm pretty happy with the above numbers. If this is how it comes new, I think it's too low light output for me and my 2500 hours a year usage.
Great to hear your impressions Mark. High laser can be a bit deceiving, if it hasn't ramped up it actually isn't nearly as loud as the drama on this forum makes it sound, but it can be loud if the projector gets too hot. Medium and lower are definitely not an issue.

Auto 1 for dimming does not go to full black, but it does better with REALLY difficult stuff like a tiny white object with lots of black on the screen. So tiny white text on all black doesn't go to near full black. Auto 2 goes to full black out but it can be a bit aggressive with some scenes. This is rare, but it happens from time to time.

Lumens do seem quite low. Definitely worth looking into for sure! Make sure you don't have the 2020 color filter in place, it may be knocking the lumens down. Use HDR mode for color, which doesn't use the filter. I've also seen where the filter will stick, easy to test if you measure the gamut. This is what happened to Arrow early on when he was first evaluating and was saying that his lumens were really low. It only stuck on me once or twice and was never an issue again. I just cycled it a couple times in the menu and it finally cleared. Most never even use the filter.

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Great to hear your impressions Mark. High laser can be a bit deceiving, if it hasn't ramped up it actually isn't nearly as loud as the drama on this forum makes it sound, but it can be loud if the projector gets too hot. Medium and lower are definitely not an issue.

Auto 1 for dimming does not go to full black, but it does better with REALLY difficult stuff like a tiny white object with lots of black on the screen. So tiny white text on all black doesn't go to near full black. Auto 2 goes to full black out but it can be a bit aggressive with some scenes. This is rare, but it happens from time to time.

Lumens do seem quite low. Definitely worth looking into for sure! Make sure you don't have the 2020 color filter in place, it may be knocking the lumens down. Use HDR mode for color, which doesn't use the filter. I've also seen where the filter will stick, easy to test if you measure the gamut. This is what happened to Arrow early on when he was first evaluating and was saying that his lumens were really low. It only stuck on me once or twice and was never an issue again. I just cycled it a couple times in the menu and it finally cleared. Most never even use the filter.

Good luck and have fun! Shoot me a PM if you have any questions!
Thanks for your feedback Kris.

I checked the filter and unliked the RS640 it doesn't click into place but I hear a motor run when I enable and disable it. Does that sound correct to everyone?

I really don't know the history of this unit. It's possible it has gone to shows in the last 2 years and maybe had a motherboard replacement (not sure what else can reset the lamp hours to 0).

I think I'll end up with a couple different settings. One will be with mode1 and one with mode2 for dimming based on whether or not I'm watching scifi. I do wish mode 1 had true fade-to-black. Starfields on mode1 are not good. I wish there was a mode1.5 that was half way in between the two.

I can definitely see the difference in contrast on star fields between this and the RS640. When we get black enough, then the stars are much dimmer.

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OK I got the RS4500 going. Here are some initial thoughts:

It's quiet enough even on high lamp.

It's super sharp all the way across. The Quick brown fox pattern looks perfect.
- I can see text on desktop at 3840x2160 with DPI scaling at 100%. I needed to scale on my 675ES to see text this clearly.
- Panel alignment on this unit isn't perfect. The red has some vertical shift. I aligned it to the center without using zone alignment.

I love dynamic laser dimming. On the most aggressive mode which I believe to be mode2, it does a good job for me. I can see some iris tripping scenes where the dimming isn't invisible, but its such a quick flash and you have to be looking for it, I think I'd be happy with that forever. The fade to blacks are great, the black performance isn't terrible, but not anywhere near where my RS640 can get. Still I think it might be good enough, which I'm picky so I need to do more testing.

The interstellar 53:30 scene I can get pretty black but the stars vanish more than on RS640. I'm wondering how NX9 compares here.

This unit came in a plastic show case with wheels. No box. It's probably something that's seen a lot of shows. When I fired it up, the lamp hours was at 0. So I have no idea what type of usage it has. It's not 0. Perhaps it was a defect that got repaired with a new motherboard and that reset the timer. In either case, my lumen measurements are disappointingly low:
- high: 2000 lumens
- mid: 1482 lumens
- low: 834 lumens

We have contacted the JVC rep, who is away at CES right now, but hopefully we can get some insight on the history of the unit. If it's got 10000 hours of usage, then I'm pretty happy with the above numbers. If this is how it comes new, I think it's too low light output for me and my 2500 hours a year usage.
If the unit has zero hours on it, most likely that means the light source was replaced. I suspect your meter is not very accurate. Most of them aren't. Javs was shocked to find out his meter was 30% off. But I agree, I would ask the history, but no way the light source has 10,000 hours on it.

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If the unit has zero hours on it, most likely that means the light source was replaced. I suspect your meter is not very accurate. Most of them aren't. Javs was shocked to find out his meter was 30% off. But I agree, I would ask the history, but no way the light source has 10,000 hours on it.
I'm OK acknowledging my meter is not accurate. But I am using these measurements to compare to say my RS640 which measured at 1000 hours on bulb at 1800 lumens high, 1280 on low. If my meter is not accurate, if anything it's measuring too high not too low. Lets say 2000 lumens I measured is really 2800 lumens. That means my RS640 is clocking in at 2432 lumens on high. I don't think any of us believe that right?

If the light source was replaced, I would think the right thing for JVC to do is reset the lamp hours. Perhaps this can be done in the service menu. But if the motherboard was replaced, it would also clock in at 0 hours right? And still have an old light source? Perhaps the light source was replaced because it was too dim and the problem is something else (not the light source). Or perhaps someone bought this one and returned it because it was a little too dim compared to spec so they just kept it as a demo. But I guess that doesn't explain being 0 hours. I dunno.

There's plenty of light for me as it stands, but I worry that there's no headroom for me to use it through the next few years like this.

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Also, there appears to be some sticky stuff on the lens. Oddly enough it doesn't seem to impact the picture, but I'd like to clean it off anyway. Whats the proper way to do this without scratching the lens?

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Hmm. Maybe a lens cloth. I’d avoid any solvents except maybe isopropyl alcohol.

I know what you mean for dimming. I remember talking to JVC and asking for a 1.5 mode too!!! LOL

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What throw/zoom are you at? IIRC Craig measured 1550lm on medium laser and he's at min throw / max zoom to fill his scope screen. The medium and low laser doesn't sound particularly off, but high does. Do medium and low run with less laser diodes, or just less power?

BTW at Kris' house today I measured 170 lux at the screen with my $30 Dr Meter on his 16fL calibrated Sony 995ES, which with ST100 at gain 1.0 is 15.8fL by my meter. I'll take a 2% error compared to the Minolta! (Though God only knows how much it is off near black)

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Also, there appears to be some sticky stuff on the lens. Oddly enough it doesn't seem to impact the picture, but I'd like to clean it off anyway. Whats the proper way to do this without scratching the lens?
So, I have been down this road recently and I found something that works well for me after trying a number of things.

First and foremost, try a few good drops of dish soap and water, if that doesn't work, you can try this to get really stubborn stains off, then finish with the dish soap.

I bought 99.99% pure isopropyl alcohol and also some distilled water and made a 70/30 mix from the two into a new little spray bottle.

Bought some 100% cotton wool balls which you can find in any supermarket or pharmacy.



Spray a very light mist of the mixture on the cotton wool ball so its super slightly damp (not saturated) and wipe lightly in a circular motion going from inside to outside the lens. Don't be afraid to do it a number of times and go through a ton of cotton balls if the lens is really dirty. These things are so darn soft they will do no harm at all to your lens.

People will say you are better off just using your breath to kinda mist the lens surface which is probably true then wipe, but when ive done that or used pure distilled water ive seen water marks left over and almost an oily sheen on the lens which is only really visible if you hit it with a flashlight at an angle, but still there. The mix with iso alcohol means as you are lightly wiping, it will evaporate and you will pretty much suddenly see the glass just go absolutely crystal clear. I also found I needed the iso to get a really light layer of 'oily film' off the lens on my 9500 which water just wasn't doing.

I did find when I revisited this that if I did it one more final time with dish soap and water at the end, it was a better and more clear result than just the Iso mix. I think this is because the dish soap and water is a more PH neutral solution rather than pretty aggressive alcohol.

I keep a lens rocket blower around too if there are any fibres left over one blow with that and they are gone.

I really wish somebody would develop an anti-static lens coating for projectors which actually worked. I also thought about using an Ion Gun for Turntables to make dust just drop off but apparently it doesnt work.
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Also, there appears to be some sticky stuff on the lens. Oddly enough it doesn't seem to impact the picture, but I'd like to clean it off anyway. Whats the proper way to do this without scratching the lens?
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What throw/zoom are you at? IIRC Craig measured 1550lm on medium laser and he's at min throw / max zoom to fill his scope screen. The medium and low laser doesn't sound particularly off, but high does. Do medium and low run with less laser diodes, or just less power?

BTW at Kris' house today I measured 170 lux at the screen with my $30 Dr Meter on his 16fL calibrated Sony 995ES, which with ST100 at gain 1.0 is 15.8fL by my meter. I'll take a 2% error compared to the Minolta! (Though God only knows how much it is off near black)
I'm at max zoom / min throw or really close to that (maybe 6 inches within that).

When you measure lumens, do you do so on high bright? I always measure on 'normal' with a white picture at least that's what I did on my RS640. If I kick this into high bright (totally unusable but brighter) I measure:

High: 2563
Mid: 1889
Low: 1080

This seems better but still a bit on the lower end of what I was hoping for as we are rated at 3000 lumens. I'd expect *some way* to get there.

@Craig Peer when you measured your lumens, on which setting did you use?

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I had to deal with this ( see pic) .....NX9 with 4hrs on the clock...
I used a microfiber cloth gently no cleaner and got my lens mostly clean. I might still do what javs said and clean it fully. The splotch on your NX9 lens looks worse than what I had. This was more of a gloop of hot glue or something that actually had 3d texture to it.

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I'm at max zoom / min throw or really close to that (maybe 6 inches within that).

When you measure lumens, do you do so on high bright? I always measure on 'normal' with a white picture at least that's what I did on my RS640. If I kick this into high bright (totally unusable but brighter) I measure:

High: 2563
Mid: 1889
Low: 1080

This seems better but still a bit on the lower end of what I was hoping for as we are rated at 3000 lumens. I'd expect *some way* to get there.

@Craig Peer when you measured your lumens, on which setting did you use?
With high bright, if you dial the top G (gain) -20 the color temp is a bit more useful and is still brighter than other color temp. Still way blue, byt better than the green push you start with.
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What throw/zoom are you at? IIRC Craig measured 1550lm on medium laser and he's at min throw / max zoom to fill his scope screen. The medium and low laser doesn't sound particularly off, but high does. Do medium and low run with less laser diodes, or just less power?

BTW at Kris' house today I measured 170 lux at the screen with my $30 Dr Meter on his 16fL calibrated Sony 995ES, which with ST100 at gain 1.0 is 15.8fL by my meter. I'll take a 2% error compared to the Minolta! (Though God only knows how much it is off near black)
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I'm at max zoom / min throw or really close to that (maybe 6 inches within that).

When you measure lumens, do you do so on high bright? I always measure on 'normal' with a white picture at least that's what I did on my RS640. If I kick this into high bright (totally unusable but brighter) I measure:

High: 2563
Mid: 1889
Low: 1080

This seems better but still a bit on the lower end of what I was hoping for as we are rated at 3000 lumens. I'd expect *some way* to get there.

@Craig Peer when you measured your lumens, on which setting did you use?
I ran a 100 IRE test pattern on the post Chad B calibrated settings. Because that's all that counts, once it's calibrated anyway. I found my old notes from Fe. 2017. Out of the box, High Bright - 2801.00 lumens.
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While the projector is brighter than my RS500, what keeps getting my attention (and actually that of my wife) is not the increased brightness but rather the color depth and film like quality of the images. We watched another recorded 1080P TV show last night and the overall images quality is simply breathtaking. We are now starting to watch more material in the theater that was previously watched on our flat screen in the family room. Between the greatly improved image quality and no more issues understanding typical sound-bar dialog (and overall sound improvement), I can see us significantly increasing the usage of the theater.
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While the projector is brighter than my RS500, what keeps getting my attention (and actually that of my wife) is not the increased brightness but rather the color depth and film like quality of the images. We watched another recorded 1080P TV show last night and the overall images quality is simply breathtaking. We are now starting to watch more material in the theater that was previously watched on our flat screen in the family room. Between the greatly improved image quality and no more issues understanding typical sound-bar dialog (and overall sound improvement), I can see us significantly increasing the usage of the theater.
We both are loving and totally enjoying this 4500 in the HT as you and your wife ^^^.
As Cathy has said to me multiple times, Terry you did good on going ahead and buying this laser projector from Mike Garrett it's so nice.
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I have had a lot of projectors in the HT over the years and not one of those even remotely would come close to this JVC RS4500.



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I'm at max zoom / min throw or really close to that (maybe 6 inches within that).

When you measure lumens, do you do so on high bright? I always measure on 'normal' with a white picture at least that's what I did on my RS640. If I kick this into high bright (totally unusable but brighter) I measure:

High: 2563
Mid: 1889
Low: 1080

This seems better but still a bit on the lower end of what I was hoping for as we are rated at 3000 lumens. I'd expect *some way* to get there.

@Craig Peer when you measured your lumens, on which setting did you use?
Factory reset in high bright, you should be getting close to 3,000 lumens. Calibrated, no filter, you should get close to 2,500 lumens.
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I ran a 100 IRE test pattern on the post Chad B calibrated settings. Because that's all that counts, once it's calibrated anyway. I found my old notes from Fe. 2017. Out of the box, High Bright - 2801.00 lumens.
I assume that was on your 16:9 screen, so not at short throw?

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I assume that was on your 16:9 screen, so not at short throw?
That's a very good point, and that would be correct. 106" wide / just under 14' throw. I usually run all test patterns on my 16:9 screen. Always have !

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While the projector is brighter than my RS500, what keeps getting my attention (and actually that of my wife) is not the increased brightness but rather the color depth and film like quality of the images. We watched another recorded 1080P TV show last night and the overall images quality is simply breathtaking. We are now starting to watch more material in the theater that was previously watched on our flat screen in the family room. Between the greatly improved image quality and no more issues understanding typical sound-bar dialog (and overall sound improvement), I can see us significantly increasing the usage of the theater.
I had 6 friends over last night to watch " A Simple Favor " on 4K Blu-ray. Great fun movie by the way. But the point of this post - two of my guests come over all the time. They are on government
furlough right now and have been going to commercial movie theaters ( since they have time on their hands ) including just seeing " Aquaman " at an IMAX theater. The first thing out of their mouth last night was " the picture in your theater looks so much better than in the ( commercial ) theater ".
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Factory reset in high bright, you should be getting close to 3,000 lumens. Calibrated, no filter, you should get close to 2,500 lumens.
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I had 6 friends over last night to watch " A Simple Favor " on 4K Blu-ray. Great fun movie by the way. But the point of this post - two of my guests come over all the time. They are on government
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We have felt the same way with each projector upgrade, and with the x990 being best to date. Im sure the 4500 takes it to the next level.

I wonder how other aspects of the home theater also contribute. Such as the sound system, the intimate nature of a private showing, not walking on sticky carpet.

Id like to see that Christie rgb laser dlp in action.

The best of our local theaters (Cinemark XD) have the barco 4k dlp in the big room, and the HT experience is still superior.

Id love to see a Dolby ShowVault-Doremi home server which could provide the HT with a theatrical release showing. Maybe the Disney streaming product might offer an earlier window for home viewing.

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We have felt the same way with each projector upgrade, and with the x990 being best to date. Im sure the 4500 takes it to the next level.

I wonder how other aspects of the home theater also contribute. Such as the sound system, the intimate nature of a private showing, not walking on sticky carpet.

Id like to see that Christie rgb laser dlp in action.

The best of our local theaters (Cinemark XD) have the barco 4k dlp in the big room, and the HT experience is still superior.

Id love to see a Dolby ShowVault-Doremi home server which could provide the HT with a theatrical release showing. Maybe the Disney streaming product might offer an earlier window for home viewing.
The sound in my theater is quite good, currently running 9.4.4 with the Denon X8500 and Martin Logan Motion speakers, and 4 SVS subs. I'm never in a hurry to see movies when they are released - I don't mind waiting a little.
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Factory reset in high bright, you should be getting close to 3,000 lumens. Calibrated, no filter, you should get close to 2,500 lumens.
Ok this is what I actually expected. I have a new RS4500 on the way so let's hope it measures out properly vs this demo unit.

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While the projector is brighter than my RS500, what keeps getting my attention (and actually that of my wife) is not the increased brightness but rather the color depth and film like quality of the images. We watched another recorded 1080P TV show last night and the overall images quality is simply breathtaking. We are now starting to watch more material in the theater that was previously watched on our flat screen in the family room. Between the greatly improved image quality and no more issues understanding typical sound-bar dialog (and overall sound improvement), I can see us significantly increasing the usage of the theater.
I'm not noticing a huge difference on 1080p TV shows between my RS640 and the RS4500. I think part of the reason is my madVR settings were so good on the RS640 it even managed to calm the image a ton. The RS4500 is sharper on all content and really pops on games.

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I have a new RS4500 on the way
Congratulations ....
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Congratulations ....
Thanks. You were a huge factor in making this happen

Does anyone know what is the equivalent of the x series "standard" color profile on the RS4500? I think BT709 is close but its a little more washed out in comparison I think.

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I have a new RS4500 on the way
Which means, I assume, that you purchased one? If so, congrats. You will not be sorry nor disappointed. Very expensive but worth every penny of it.

Also, I don't know where you live but get ChadB or someone else as qualified to come do a full calibration.
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