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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-24-2018, 12:33 PM Thread Starter
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Article lauding the execution of this technology in this Mazda6.

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Yeah, it just needs an intensity setting that helps with visibility when using polarized glasses.
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Yeah, it just needs an intensity setting that helps with visibility when using polarized glasses.
Agreed. Literally had to buy a new pair of sunglasses

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Polarized lenses create this problem with several different types of screens. It's not just the Mazda HU display they (polarized lenses) create problems with.

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Totally love the HUD on my ‘18 6 GTR! Visibility is fine with polarized sunglasses, just need to slightly tilt my head in certain lighting when I want to check it. I’m finding that I’m doing a much better job obeying the speed limit with this HUD which is good while driving a bright red car!
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It also depends on the type of polarization. Not all are created the same.

Having worn polarized and tinted glasses every day over the past 3 years (have both a pair of prescription sunglasses and also self-tinting prescription lenses which are also polarized), the only time the displays have had the tell-tale issues of polarization was when wearing cheap-o $25 Amazon sunglasses when misplacing the prescription pair.

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Both pairs of my polarized sunglasses work with the HUDD in my 6. I do find it dims it a little but I can still clearly see it.
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