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My requirements is that TV has to be higher than 30 inches and it must have freeview HD built in and nothing else. LG 32LE4900 looks good for my needs. The bigger the better.
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post #2 of 21
with that tight of a budget, the bigger you go, the far less picture quality you're going to get. You're realistically looking at only 32" so:

Samsung LE32C580
for 340 Quid free ship. Built-in freeview.

http://www.electricaldiscountuk.co.u...c3cf0347aac161

LG is really a midrange quality LCD TV brand vs the likes of Samsung and Sony.

Review here: http://www.hdtvtest.co.uk/news/samsu...0100728791.htm (the 32" and 40" versions of it are exactly the same except for screen size).
Edited by chinesekiwi - 4/30/11 at 4:30am
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with that tight of a budget, the bigger you go, the far less picture quality you're going to get. You're realistically looking at only 32" so:

Samsung LE32C580
for 340 Quid free ship. Built-in freeview.

http://www.electricaldiscountuk.co.u...c3cf0347aac161

LG is really a midrange quality LCD TV brand vs the likes of Samsung and Sony.

Review here: http://www.hdtvtest.co.uk/news/samsu...0100728791.htm (the 32" and 40" versions of it are exactly the same except for screen size).
It doesn't have networking and the other one have more features than this one.
Okay, it has all features other TV have. I cannot justify paying higher for brand name.
Edited by Console-hater - 4/30/11 at 4:51am
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What do you need networking for?
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Just an additional feature that's nice to have, iPlayer is one thing I will use for sure.
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For that budget your best of with a LG LE4500 from Currys for £399 ATM, its a easter deal soo it wount be on for too long. I know
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For that budget your best of with a LG LE4500 from Currys for £399 ATM, its a easter deal soo it wount be on for too long. I know
No freeview HD. It only has regular freeview.
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My sister got a 32" HDTV that has HD Freeview, and networking and a load of inputs. I'll try to find out the model later, think it was around £350.
    
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No freeview HD. It only has regular freeview.
Why exactly do you need networking+ freeview HD?

Your connecting it to a PC.
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Why exactly do you need networking+ freeview HD?

Your connecting it to a PC.
Probly for the same reason i wanted networking and hd channels, to use them.
I've upgraded my tv and now no longer have networking or hd channels, i miss my couple of hd channels and i miss lovefilm which was dead simple to play through tv without the need to have the pc turned on.

I allso missed the royal wedding yesterday as could'nt bear to watch it in sd, man that wedding would of ruled in hd
Edited by OcSlave - 4/30/11 at 5:37am
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