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So I recently moved and pretty much have everything set up the way I want except for the living area. Never been much of a TV/entertainment room kind of person but largely due to space.

I like being emersed so the bigger and sharper the better and I want an accurate color picture...been kind of spoiled with IPS panels.

The TV will be mounted on the wall and will likely have it connected to my PC somehow or make an HTPC for it for streaming movies.

I will be sitting roughly 7-8 feet away.

Haven't decided on home audio yet, not a huge deal to me as long as it's not terrible. Can't have anything too loud.

Not settled on a price yet, but likely around $1000 give or take.

Thinking 50" maybe a little more?

I don't care too much about Smart features since it'll be connected to a Chromecast and a PC anyways.

Might be nice to have 3D but not necessary.

Thoughts?


Been looking at these but certainly open to any and all suggestions:
Samsung UN50F6400 50-Inch 1080p 120Hz 3D Slim Smart LED HDTV
Samsung UN50F5500 50-Inch 1080p 60Hz Smart LED TV
Seiki Digital SE50UY04 50-Inch 4K UHD 120Hz LED HDTV
Sharp AQUOS 60" Class 1080P 120Hz Edge Lit LED Smart HDTV LC60C6500U



Oh, and also, suggestion on wall mounts? Thinner everything is the better.


Edit: I should note I don't really plan on buying anything this month, wanting to make sure I find the right fit.
Edited by deafboy - 9/3/13 at 11:37pm
 
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post #2 of 6
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Bump...

Maybe this wall mount?

http://www.monoprice.com/Product/?c_id=108&cp_id=10828&cs_id=1082806&p_id=8588&seq=1&format=1#largeimage
 
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I have a TV similar to the Samsung UN50F6400, and boy I love it. I upgraded from a old 2000's TV and I notice a lot of neat stuff in it. I like all the options it gives me and a lot of neat features IMO.

So Samsung get my vote regardless. thumb.gif
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So I may have just ordered one of these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16889005380


Seemed to have a lot of great reviews all over the internet...
 
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That's a nice TV also. Can't go wrong with Samsung or LG! thumb.gif
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Yeah, I am really looking forward to it. The reason I jumped on this one compared to the others: the price and reviews

http://www.overclock.net/t/1425648/newegg-lg-55-1080p-120hz-cinema-3d-led-tv-699-99-after-mir/0_50

Hard to go wrong for 700 shipped

Just a sample of the reviews:

http://www.walmart.com/ip/LG-55LM4600-55-1080p-120Hz-3D-LED-1.4-ultra-slim-HDTV/21693006#Product+Reviews
 
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