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So I'm looking for a new TV.

I currently own a Samsung LE 26A330 (LN 26A330 in the US) and the sound is kinda...horrible. I don't want to buy new speakers since I've had it for two years anyway

I'd rather like a bigger, better and newer HDTV. (LE/LN 26A330 is only 720p) Also with good sound quality.

The LE/LN 26A330 sounds very weird, especially with voices. Not sure if anyone else has experience with this specific model.
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best looking HDTV's are in the Panasonicc Viera line, most people agree on that these days. However they have terrible speakers that output on the back, so its really a crapshoot
    
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External speakers would also require an amplifier/receiver right?
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Budget?

And I assume you want external speakers? What kind? 2.1? 7.1?
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Budget?

And I assume you want external speakers? What kind? 2.1? 7.1?
read the OP, he said he didnt
    
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read the OP, he said he didnt
Well, then IDK what he is expecting from internal speakers. Most are terrible regardless of brand, but whatever.
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post #8 of 11
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best looking HDTV's are in the Panasonicc Viera line, most people agree on that these days. However they have terrible speakers that output on the back, so its really a crapshoot
Really? I've never heard a single good thing of Panasonic screens and my brother installs them for a living. Sony and Toshiba however, I hear alot of good things about.
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post #9 of 11
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I guess I do need external speakers then. My current Samsung is terrible with sound (watched LOST earlier and the voices are terrible)

It depends from person to person though. Most people don't even have external speakers...I wonder how they do not notice the bad quality....

2.1 would do the job for me I think....80% of the time I watch tv shows so I'm not going to buy an entire Home cinema set for the 4-5 blurays I watch in a month
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I guess I do need external speakers then. My current Samsung is terrible with sound (watched LOST earlier and the voices are terrible)

It depends from person to person though. Most people don't even have external speakers...I wonder how they do not notice the bad quality....

2.1 would do the job for me I think....80% of the time I watch tv shows so I'm not going to buy an entire Home cinema set for the 4-5 blurays I watch in a month
Well, what Id recommend is maybe a 2.1 system then. If you want help on finding speakers and a TV, just PM ME.
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