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After a top of the range TV?

If your after a top of the range TV, may have to wait till 2013, but wow:

Samsung and LG 55-inch OLED TVs delayed to 2013 | Ubergizmo

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My b&o cathode ray tv may be 6 yrs old now and have depreciated by a couple of thousand quid but it always amazes me when I look round at the picture quality of the new ones in John Lewis how much better the old tech can be.As for the sound quality on the average new tv, they all need a sound bar except the beo play v1 , that could be our next one.
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If your after a top of the range TV, may have to wait till 2013, but wow

Or you could be watching this 4K TV at Xmas



I'm not sure it'd fit in Santa's sleigh or under the tree though
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I'm sticking with my G10 50" Viera for the foreseeable, bloody great telly

although the TV in the living room could do with a refresh, I found the receipt for it the other day £600 for a grey plastic phillips 26" flatscreen (not even one of those flashy ones with multicoloured LED mood lighting), wonder what I could get for that money these days...
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Plasma. LCD. LED. OLED? I wonder whats going to be next. In 20 years time were going to watch TV in the air



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Plasma. LCD. LED. OLED? I wonder whats going to be next. In 20 years time were going to watch TV in the air
LCD and LED are the same.
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LCD and LED are the same.
Sorry bud there worlds apart. LED is streets ahead especially when watching blue rays etc.
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The screen technology is exactly the same. Both are LCD screens. The only difference is the backlighting. LCD TVs are back lit with fluorescent light. LED TVs are back lit with LEDs.
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whatV6H said. Lights up with a bit of white light does the LED factor? ...is that about it V6 so far? :
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The screen technology is exactly the same. Both are LCD screens. The only difference is the backlighting. LCD TVs are back lit with fluorescent light. LED TVs are back lit with LEDs.
Isn't the screen technology thin film transistor regardless of backlighting?
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I have a 55" LED TV in my shop and its so nice when i watch movies on that. Its crystal clear

Though its not as clean when i watch from our local channels. They switched from analog to digital a couple of years ago but its still not the same as when i watch high res movies



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My 28" Sony WEGA gives such a good picture on SD telly, I can't bring myself to part with it. Especially as it works perfectly well. A grand well spent that was, it's 12 years old now.
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Hold the new telly . The builders doing the loft just showed us the existing roof tiles. We will be sticking with Bang and Olufsen Mx CRTs for a while.
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LCD TV's started to incorporated LED backlit and sidelit to make them more energy efficient, lighter and thinner, and arguably better picture quality, OLED is full LED IIRC (or maybe I'm might be thinking of AMOLED:think which will definitely provided a very crisp and bright picture, and once again it will be thinner and possibly lighter, but as David P said, the 4K TV's will be out before that, LG have just released their 84" Ultra HD 4K TV (84LM9600) for $20K
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...but as David P said, the 4K TV's will be out before that, LG have just released their 84" Ultra HD 4K TV (84LM9600) for $20K

Yours for just £22500
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Not fussed about new tech, i'll stick with panasonics kuro based plasma's much easier on the eyes, I was watching something on HD at a mates on his new LCD/LED whatever it is and it was nearly burning my eyes out it was so bright, it also made what we were watching look like a bunch of actors on a set... it brought that to the fore much more than anything I've seen before.

It made my escapsim look fake and I don't want to see that.
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Panasonic Plasma every time.......knocks socks of the "in your face" slim Leds .........worked in Currys for a few months for my sins ....got to the point that I stayed in the Panasonic zone or risk blinding headaches ....
 
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Nearly purchased the newly released panasonic plasma as LCD are not good with blacks, but infortunately the review i read rated it as moderate, so went with a Samsung lcd, still cant do blacks, but the colours and general picture quality are second to none IMO
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If your after a top of the range TV, may have to wait till 2013, but wow:

Samsung and LG 55-inch OLED TVs delayed to 2013 | Ubergizmo

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....or watch one made by these

http://www.bang-olufsen.com/en
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I managed to get a panasonic viera IPS. Its amazing for £150 and the PS3 plays well with it too, which is great.
The new tech coming out is amazing but I still dont get why they make display models so over saturated. Its like the Samsung phone screens, very punchy colours which arent life like at all.
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Or you could be watching this 4K TV at Xmas


And for source material Sony's 4K Media Player & Video Unlimited download service is now available (in the US anyway)
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If i had a ton of money to spare, i'd buy a Panasonic ZT65.
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If i had a ton of money to spare, i'd buy a Panasonic ZT65.
I'm quite happy with a 2D Beoplay in scale with the house . Not quite a ton of cash but worth every penny.
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