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http://chron.travidia.com/ROP/ads.aspx?advid=39089&adid=11035101&type=

on every tv on sale they say major brand name but they dont say the brand....
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post #2 of 11
Major name brands are Samsung, Panny, etc.. not things like Sceptre,etc.. There was a Major name brand Plasma 43" on sale as well and i'm sure it was the 2011 Samsung 43D450.
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post #3 of 11
It means come into the store so you will be tempted. But Ocnewb is correct, it means sony, samsung, panny, LG.
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post #4 of 11
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oh so the reason frys says major brand name is because of the manufactor's restrictions?
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post #5 of 11
they probably do that to make yo come in the store and see what it is. quick looking on the website looks like its a coby discounted.

http://www.frys.com/product/6516193?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN_RSLT_PG
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post #6 of 11
Because whoever their distributor is wont let them advertise the brand names, so they just mark it as major brand name.

usually sony, panasonic, like the other said.
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post #7 of 11
I think they can't advertise prices so "low".
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post #8 of 11
Yeah the manufacturers won't let them advertise prises that much lower than MSRP
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post #9 of 11
It means come in or call them to find out what exact TV is on sale.

They also have an LG 55 inch LED TV on sale at my local store for $999.
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Most of the time you can also click the link in their online newspaper adds and find out the model number without calling. Otherwise, just call with the item number and they will look it up for you.
 
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