(Topic ID: 253391)

Hazy Monitor Issue WOZ


By Hogey

5 months ago



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  • Latest reply 5 months ago by Coindropper
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#1 5 months ago

Just picked up my Ruby Red WOZ. I had a WOZ Standard for a couple years. I decided to upgrade to a Ruby Red. There is a big difference in the clarity of the monitors (see pics). The RR monitor actually looks hazy. No where near as good a pic as the standard was. Anyone else notice this? Not sure if JJP has been made aware of this or not.

Of this has been covered previously I didn’t see it.

Thanks.

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#2 5 months ago

Just a guess but did you try adjusting the monitor settings on the monitor itself? Does seem brighter but I would guess that’s a simple setting. Good luck.

#3 5 months ago
Quoted from Hogey:

Just picked up my Ruby Red WOZ. I had a WOZ Standard for a couple years. I decided to upgrade to a Ruby Red. There is a big difference in the clarity of the monitors (see pics). The RR monitor actually looks hazy. No where near as good a pic as the standard was. Anyone else notice this? Not sure if JJP has been made aware of this or not.
Of this has been covered previously I didn’t see it.
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Is this a new Ruby Red?

#4 5 months ago

Yes. Just off the line. I’d heard rumblings of a driver issue on the newer models. Anyone else notice it? I haven’t made adjustments to the monitor yet but will when I get back. Not sure that the “haze” will improve. Again, as it stands alone it looks OK, but there’s a big difference when side by side and also beside my DI.

#5 5 months ago

Its probably just a matter of proper adjustment. I think there’s a control for contrast - you may want to turn it up a bit as well if increasing the brightness alone doesn’t seem to be adequate.

#6 5 months ago

Probably just just monitor settings but honestly I think the RR pic looks better than the other monitor. Looks like the standard monitor color is too strong. Maybe in person it looks better, but in the pics I prefer the RR look.

#7 5 months ago

Thanks for the comments. Back from Expo now...will get down there and work on the monitor issue. Much appreciated.

Thanks,

Hogey

#8 5 months ago

I prefer the image on the RR, the skin looks real, temperature is warm. The settings look wrong on the standard, colors are washed out, contrast and intensity are too high.

#9 5 months ago

Theres stock settings available on the monitor. My Hobbit looked like crap until I used another preset.

#10 5 months ago

Check the cables. Mine looked that way when I got it and it ended up being a loose cable.

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