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The budget is around 200-300$ and it must have a hdmi hookup as i was planning on using a raspberry pi to accomplish this.

I'm hoping to get around a 32-40 inch.

It will basically be a screen saver that will run through a list of pictures repeatedly.

I'm not sure if it will be going in the shopfront window but I assume not for this budget. A anti-glare hdtv is+


***Also any advice on the operating system/hardware to run the screensaver app will be greatly appreciated.Solved found the os and config that I had seen previously under raspbmc for my slideshow but will also do 720 video fine and some 1080 loops as well. Here is the link http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Media-Panel-fka-Digita/step9/Adding-Your-Media-and-Operating-Your-Media-Panel/

***Budget can upped a little its just a ball park. I'm thinking of hanging this on the back wall so anything with a wall mount is a +.
Edited by Darklyric - 8/8/13 at 3:33pm
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