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Old November 30 2008, 04:04 AM   #31
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Re: Need advice in buying a new TV...

When I was buying a new tv, a friend of mine told me to avoid the tv's that have a shiny frame because it reflects from the screen and is distracting.
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Old November 30 2008, 09:55 AM   #32
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Re: Need advice in buying a new TV...

^ It depends on how glossy the bezel is. Mine is a bit glossy, but it's not at all distracting.
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Old November 30 2008, 06:44 PM   #33
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I removed the "protective" layer of sheen from mine.
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Old December 1 2008, 05:56 AM   #34
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I noticed that the glossy bezel tend to attract more dust, lol.
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Old December 1 2008, 06:38 AM   #35
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^ That they do, yeah.
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Old December 5 2008, 03:56 AM   #36
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Any new deals we ought to be aware of, or looking forward to?
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Old December 5 2008, 08:18 PM   #37
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Re: Need advice in buying a new TV...

hey I have a dumb question, is there any way to hook up speakers to a plasma/lcd without having to use one of those audio recievers? My grandparents just moved in with us & I will no longer be able to listen to music from the computer in the living room, I will have to go to my bedroom & use my dvd player(I use cds). I have a regular tube tv now but I might get a plasma later this year.
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Old December 6 2008, 03:10 AM   #38
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Re: Need advice in buying a new TV...

melancholymecha wrote: View Post
hey I have a dumb question, is there any way to hook up speakers to a plasma/lcd without having to use one of those audio recievers? My grandparents just moved in with us & I will no longer be able to listen to music from the computer in the living room, I will have to go to my bedroom & use my dvd player(I use cds). I have a regular tube tv now but I might get a plasma later this year.
Some TVs do have speaker outputs, I think. Check the rear panel.
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