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Most likely will get this from Best Buy. Just trying to decide on a good LED tv. Plasma I know is better pic quality, but my friend doesn't have a great place to put one as he has lots of windows and what not affecting light.
   
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I'm fond of Sony's myself but the only ones at best buy are the sony - google smart tv's. My second choice would be between LG and Samsung, LG seems to have better quality at that price range, at least the last time I looked at their LED's they did. Have you guys gone there and looked at them yet? My advice is to go and mess with the ones you're interested in. Make sure to bring a pair of batteries for the remotes since best buy only puts batteries in their $2000+ tv remotes.
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I'm fond of Sony's myself but the only ones at best buy are the sony - google smart tv's. My second choice would be between LG and Samsung, LG seems to have better quality at that price range, at least the last time I looked at their LED's they did. Have you guys gone there and looked at them yet? My advice is to go and mess with the ones you're interested in. Make sure to bring a pair of batteries for the remotes since best buy only puts batteries in their $2000+ tv remotes.
Yea I am leaning at the Samsung C6300 series which seems to get good reviews and guys over at avsforums like it. And you nailed it on the head for me as well. Samsung, Sony or LG is all I would really look at for LCD.
   
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post #4 of 14
Yeah I just bought a 40" Bravia around Christmas, it might not be LED but it's a damn sexy TV. I think for the same price you could get a slightly bigger LG compared to a Samsung, but ~2" is nothing to write home about. I haven't read up on the c6300 series but I'd compare the picture to a LG counterpart. I'm not sure if menus are a concern of yours but I find the Samsung menus better for navigating, again not a big deal but it's there.
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Which Bravia model? Sears has the EX700 for $999 and that looks decent.
   
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I believe it's this one. Since they change models constantly it might be slightly different. You're budget is a bit higher than mine was though.
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I bought a LG 42" LED-LCD 1080p 120hz from Best Buy in November. It came with a xbox 360 slim 250gb and CoD: Black Ops for just under a grand. The tv is amazing. I also have a 55" LED-LCD 1080p 240hz. It's also amazing, especially if you're looking for a big tv. I'd recommend anything from LG, Samsung too.
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I just bought a Samsung UE40C500 and i don't regret it.I have huge windows on my room and the quality it's very good.I bought it for around 800 Euros.
http://www.samsung.com/us/video/tvs/UN40C5000QFXZA
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Here's a printable 10% coupon to BB. I didn't see TV's listed but it's worth a shot.

http://image.emailinfo2.bestbuy.com/...16_BBY_CPN.pdf
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I find that Samsung TVs have terrible speakers, so I would look at Panasonic or something.
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