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Topic # 108130 24-Aug-2012 10:35 Send private message

That's a pretty good price 
http://www.noelleeming.co.nz/shop/tvs-dvds/televisions/led-televisions/50-led-tv/samsung-ua55eh6000-55-full-high-definition-direct-led/prod115976.html




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  Reply # 676327 24-Aug-2012 10:48 Send private message

I paid double that for standard LCD about 18 months ago! I won't upgrade though, not until 70" TVs are around $2K.




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  Reply # 676569 24-Aug-2012 20:08 Send private message

It's junk though...
'Direct LED' is pretty much the cheapest way possible for Samsung to make an LED TV. All the uneven backlighting you'd expect from a bottom end TV, with limited connectivity and a bulbous side profile to boot.
On the positive side, it does have have better sound the traditional super skinny Samsung's on the market.

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  Reply # 676572 24-Aug-2012 20:12 Send private message

The old man paid $1500 for http://us.toshiba.com/tv/led/55wx800u/ 55" 3d led tv with built in Wifi and camera

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  Reply # 676847 25-Aug-2012 15:04 Send private message

Dunnersfella: It's junk though...
'Direct LED' is pretty much the cheapest way possible for Samsung to make an LED TV. All the uneven backlighting you'd expect from a bottom end TV, with limited connectivity and a bulbous side profile to boot.
On the positive side, it does have have better sound the traditional super skinny Samsung's on the market.


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