On the one hand, IMAX theaters have movies filmed with IMAX cameras to ensure all nice stuff while the RPX is just cheaper with their smaller auditoriums.
However, they still do an excellent job in elevating both sound and image quality.
One thing for sure: Both of them are better than other regular showings.
Whats better RPX or IMAX?
RPX stands for Regal Premium Experience, which is supposed to have better picture and sound quality than IMAX, complete with a giant, IMAX-size screen. I saw “Hugo” on the RPX screen, but this one is much smaller than the RPX in NYC I’ve been to and smaller than every IMAX screen I’ve ever seen.
Is RPX better than 3d?
Dolby uses their Atmos system, while IMAX still uses their own audio format. then your choice between IMAX and the standard PLF offering (e.g. RPX 3D) is a toss-up. RPX will be easier on the eyes, but the picture will be significantly less bright compared to IMAX 3D.
What is the difference between IMAX and standard?
Whereas normal theatres have plain and regular screen of limited pixel resolution. The screen size difference is so much that IMAX screens are six times larger than regular theatre screens.
Is IMAX worth the extra money?
IMAX is, however, upgrading a good number of their Digital IMAX theaters now. Digital IMAX is far less of an impressive experience, but it can still be worth it for a number of people, especially when viewing a movie in 3D.
What’s IMAX and RPX?
RPX theaters can show IMAX films. RPX just means “Regal Premium Experience”. It’s their brand name for their fancier line of theaters with better sound systems and nice leather chairs, and $5 more expensive tickets. Many RPX theaters play IMAX films so you get the best of both worlds at an immense price. JDisselt.
Do RPX seats recline?
Some seats make an awful sound when you recline the seats. The concessions are still expensive like any other theater. Regal Cinemas has upgraded some of their theaters with RPX, Regal premium experience. Wide reclining seats.
How much does RPX cost?
Regal Ticket Prices
|Seniors (ages 60+)||$16.00 – $18.00|
|RPX Movies (matinee)|
|Children (<11 years)||$16.00 – $18.00|
|Adults||$16.50 – $18.50|
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Is RPX too loud?
If you are very hard of hearing, then this is the theater for you. The sound in the RPX theater is so loud it hurts your ears, literally. This was our first and last experience in the RPX theater.
What is RPX at Regal?
In April 2010, Regal launched Regal Premium Experience (RPX), an upgraded theater format. Each RPX theater features a 60-foot screen, dual 30,000 lumen digital projectors, a 7.1 sound system, a Dolby Atmos sound system or an Auro 11.1 sound system with 273 loudspeaker components including eight 21 inch subwoofers.