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Which HDTV under $1000?

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My dad is looking into finally getting a HDTV, i've looked at specs and going through the newspaper ads it seems that TVs with almost identical specs vary in price a lot obviously due to either brand premium or hidden specs.

I need suggestions, any brand, LCD or Plasma, under or CLOSE to 1K, and why it's a good choice.

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also waiting for suggestions ITT.
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My personal favorite for: quality, price and features. Best viewing angle of any lcd set in this price range, and an absolutely excellent picture.
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Thanks guys

I was looking around 40in.

In that plasma, theres a review and one of the reasons i stayed away from plasma in the past.

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Cons: If have your face 6" from the screen you will notice images that were previously in the screen, when the screen is black. I'm not calling it burn in, because the images don't stay forever, and in all colors. It is only noticeable on black, and only if you are very close. If you are sitting 4-5 feet away you won't see it. If there is color on the screen or flowing video you'll never see it. So, it's really a small con because well you can't see it unless you are far far too close.
    
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