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well im going to be getting a Xbox360 soon and i need a new TV badly. i currently have a 23' Tube TV.

the budget has to be around $1000

i currently am looking at this one.. http://www.lcdtvs.com/lcd/Product.asp_X_Sku_Y_LVM37W3

but i need to know what you guys think cause i now NOTHING about TV's haha
    
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Awww no newegg. Ill look around and see what I can find.
    
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Awww no newegg. Ill look around and see what I can find.
I kinda want to get it at a store here in BC..
    
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post #4 of 52
I got a Samsung 32" lcd hdtv for christmas. Its soo clear bro, I'd recommend going for a samsung. Even if its only like a 30" or maybe a 28".... it will be much clearer, and more crisp when you play xbox on it. (My friend has brought his 360 over here, it looks SWEET).
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samsung 32' hdtv $1299

or 37' westinghouse hdtv $1000
    
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post #6 of 52
get a DLP or LCD rear projection screen. Get much bigger for the money, and they hvae awesome picture quality. I have a 50" lcd rear projection and it looks beautiful. I'd recommend sony or samsung...
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i got a 30" samsung slimfit (its the thin tube) with the pureflat front. I love it, its an amazing picture, xbox is amazing on it. and it cost only 600 something now,
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I bought a 34" Sony XBR tube tv and the picture is incredible with xbox 360. The only downside is it's not a flat panel, and it's heavy. But it was only about $800 and for the most part tubes have better HD picture quality unless you are willing to fork out a few grand for plasma.
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post #9 of 52
Actually normal CRTs have better picture quality than plasma TVs if they both support the same resolution. I would definitely get that 37" Westinghouse Option. They are really good for the price and can easily be used as a monitor. Be forewarned though. I don't believe that they have normal cable inputs. If you search for it there is a review of one on the site.
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post #10 of 52
Don't bother shopping online until you have seen them for yourself. You absolutely need to check them out in real life to judge best.

Many people want the 37" and upcoming 42" 1080p LCD Westys, myself included, but you need to see them in real life to make an accurate comparison against other TVs.
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