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Crappy Gloss Bezels

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Know what I hate? All these gloss bezels on all the televisions now.

I have my sub-6 month old LG sitting in front of me and the screen is flawless.. the bezel has light scratches EVERYWHERE because its the nature of the plastic, has been on everything with this coating I've owned.

And then next to the TV I have my matte old dell monitor from 05-06 still looking like the day I got it.

Sure... the glossy plastic looks nice out of the box but thats about the only place it looks good
Edited by X3NIA - 2/15/11 at 5:15am
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Meguiars clear plastic cleaner works pretty good for light scratches.

http://www.meguiarsdirect.com/detail/MEG+M1708
    
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my samsung tv has a glass bezel
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Glossy screens should die. My Samsung LCD TV luckily is matte. I hate glossy screens--why on earth were they developed? Are the panels used with them only usable with a glossy substrate? Are they only able to reach certain contrast ratios with glossy panels?
    
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I LOVE glossy screens but do hate the glossy bezels. No matter how much cleaner you spray on or how wet your cloth it, the dust still scratches the bezel when you wipe it down. Even soft dusting will leave marks. My monitor is flawless, but my TV's bezel is scuffed up when looked at an angle.


I'm sure your can buy clear protective strips like the ones used on phone screens. They're even made for motorcycle gas tanks for rubbing protection.


I still have all the protective plastic on my laptop. LOL
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