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Originally Posted by rabidgnome229 View Post
Do you see how maybe your post was a little biased towards Vizio?

They did something illegal - now they're getting busted for it. Your post makes it seem like this is some huge injustice when it is quite the opposite - justice
My post is actually biased AGAINST Vizio.

I feel like I am in bizzaro world right now.
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Sorry - misread that second to last sentence. I had thought you were anti-IP and suggesting that the others were patent trolling.
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Originally Posted by nitteo View Post
This is exactly why you dont see Apex and Cyberhome in stores anymore...
You do see Apex, at least. Best Buy's new Insignia TVs are made by Apex. I imagine they do a lot of subcontracting for other "off" brands as well.
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Originally Posted by HardwaterH4ck3r View Post
I'm glad to hear it. Companies like Vizio and Apex not only make ****ty products, but they do it unlawfully. I've been telling people this for years, but no one listens to me.

Samsung all the way...
Please shut your hole as you are just causing problems. They make fine products that I own such as a 50 inch 1080P Plasma. I also own Samsung LCD's and a 42" Sylvania Plasma. I prefer the Vizio as it is better looking and higher quality. Vizio purchases LG screens for the devices as well as other companies like Samsung and the likes. They all have a spec and then they are created by LG or whoever gets the bid.
Edited by MangoMan - 6/12/08 at 11:36am
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Do all you guys seriously believe that Vizio TVs even come close to the picture quality of Sony, Samsung, Sharp, or LG? It's like night and day to me. I've gone to costco and seen a Vizio, Sony, and Samsung in a line, and i messed with all of them, and no matter what settings i adjusted on the Vizio, I couldn't get the picture quality anywhere close to the other two.
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Do all you guys seriously believe that Vizio TVs even come close to the picture quality of Sony, Samsung, Sharp, or LG? It's like night and day to me. I've gone to costco and seen a Vizio, Sony, and Samsung in a line, and i messed with all of them, and no matter what settings i adjusted on the Vizio, I couldn't get the picture quality anywhere close to the other two.
For the average person, it is a great TV. But for Home Theater Aficionados, its not. Like I said earlier, I would buy a Vizio for the kid's rooms, but for my HT I will go with one of the Premium Brands.
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post #27 of 48
Too funny. I read this yesterday before I left work. What do I see when I get home? A Walmart ad focused on their low TV prices. The list of brands that flew across the screen consisted of Vizio and the companies that are suing Vizio =)
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Originally Posted by HardwaterH4ck3r View Post
I'm glad to hear it. Companies like Vizio and Apex not only make ****ty products, but they do it unlawfully. I've been telling people this for years, but no one listens to me.

Samsung all the way...
While Samsung does make awesome stuff, Vizio was miles ahead of the other budget brands in terms of image, and build quality. I guess we know why, now. Too bad, too.
    
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Vizio LCD maker Amtran says it paid royalties for MPEG2 patents.

Other side of the story?
http://www.digitimes.com/displays/a20080611PD212.html
    
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Originally Posted by ljason8eg View Post
Do all you guys seriously believe that Vizio TVs even come close to the picture quality of Sony, Samsung, Sharp, or LG? It's like night and day to me. I've gone to costco and seen a Vizio, Sony, and Samsung in a line, and i messed with all of them, and no matter what settings i adjusted on the Vizio, I couldn't get the picture quality anywhere close to the other two.
Oh stop, everyone sees things differently. The botton line is that people should buy what looks good to them. Why would someone buy a samsung or LG if they think that the Vizio or other brand has a better picture. After all, they are the ones who have to watch it when they get it home. So telling people to get a name brand tv just because of someones opinion is just plain silly. Buy the one that has the best picture in your eyes and you can't go wrong. nuff said!!
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