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Topic # 30448 8-Feb-2009 23:37
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Looks like Pioneer are going to stop making Plasmas altogether.
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The thing is that both LCD and Plasma will go after time and will be taken over by OLED and either
SED or Laservue.




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  Reply # 195137 10-Feb-2009 15:59
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Darn, I was just going to buy one of those!






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  Reply # 195248 11-Feb-2009 08:33
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jpollock: Darn, I was just going to buy one of those!


You still can....There has been no offical word from Pioneer yet, So who knows if and when.




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  Reply # 195252 11-Feb-2009 09:06
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Does anyone know who's selling them in Wellington?  There seems to be lots of people with Pioneer stereos, but the TVs seem to be hard to find.




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  Reply # 195253 11-Feb-2009 09:11
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LVMartin are reselleers of all thing pioneer and wharfedale usually have pretty good prices.

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  Reply # 195259 11-Feb-2009 09:29
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JB HiFi have their Plasma's. They were clearing out the 8 series ones before Xmas for around $3499 from memory, about $2k cheaper than LV Martin, HN etc.

Has anybody seen any reviews comparing the latest Panasonic Plasma's vs the Pioneer models? These have the same Panasonic panels so it would be interesting to see if anybody really believes the extra money for a Pioneer badge on the front.

I still love my series 6 even though it's getting on a bit now.

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