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I have a new samsung plasma 3d tv, and I bought the $30 active glasses to match, when you turn the glasses on it really darkens the image. Watching Thor 3D is almost impossible because it's a dark movie. Any suggestions?
    
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yes they do a bit thats why they came out with light boost monitors to help with this.
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I have a new samsung plasma 3d tv, and I bought the $30 active glasses to match, when you turn the glasses on it really darkens the image. Watching Thor 3D is almost impossible because it's a dark movie. Any suggestions?

It can also cause seizures in some if the lights are too bright.
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just the way it is with active shutter glasses. Nvidia 3d vision is like wearing dark glasses in a dark room compaired to my 3dtv glasses.
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The only thing you can do to control this is to crank your brightness/contrast/backlight up.
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Using lightboost here and I have to admit, it's not THAT dark.
It is dark but I can imagine a non lightboost monitor/tv would be dark .

Set the brightness to max would probably give you a better experience.
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