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Ok so i tried playing some cod black ops on my 360 since i just got a lil system setup and pluged this into the only tv i have which is what i can only guess a 19 inch...with the worst look to it i have ever seen the colors and picture are just awful i cant stand to even play on it and watching tv on it sucks also.

so i want a hdtv with great picture and res to play games and watch tv on. i want 30-50 inch tv would prefer like 40 inch, im sick of playing on such a super small screen it is to hard playing multi on this thing. budget $599

Want :

hdtv
30-50 inch
$800 budget range
great picture and resolution
needed for a lot of system gaming
Edited by Sainix - 3/24/11 at 1:13pm
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http://www.google.com/products/catalog?q=vizio+32&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&um=1&ie=UTF-8&cid=10311792946149901811&sa=X&ei=0dOITc_6GMeB0QHGvsj_DQ&ved=0CEUQ8wIwAg#

awsome tv bro
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16889102573
It's pretty much an awesome all around TV.



over budget, but I have the "120hz" version of this, and its just like I said, an awesome all around TV.
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This Plasma is great: Link. U won't go wrong with that TV for gaming, Plasma is the best. Don't worry about 720p, it still looks stunning and your xbox outputs the same res.
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Wasn't there a great deal on a 40" NEC (or similar, not quite sure) TV a while back? Full HD, all the extras, I swear it was around $250. Is that still on?
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Whats the big difference of 720p vs 1080p?

Not on my pc atm but ill make sure to give rep
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sainix;12827600 
Whats the big difference of 720p vs 1080p?

Not on my pc atm but ill make sure to give rep

http://reviews.cnet.com/720p-vs-1080p-hdtv/

Basically a 1080p TV will always display that size, no matter what source you use (same for 720p). So if you use a 720p source on a 1080p HDTV, the TV will upscale the video to its native size, and vice versa for the 1080p into 720p. This will result in some quality loss in the 720p into 1080p's case, but nothing extreme. Current consoles output at 720p, while blu-ray is commonly 1080p. It all depends on your needs and wants really. I'm going to get a new TV to watch movies from my HTPC, so a 1080p TV is what I'm seeking. For Xbox 360 games for you, a 720p TV would suffice if that's all you're going to do. What you want to look for is more of low response times.
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what kind of response times should i be looking for in a tv, currently when i game the objects look so blooby and light and you can barely tell the difference of a person and a rock lolz it just plain looks bad. I see that 720p would probably be enough but i do see myself maybe getting a netflix sub so maybe a lil bit of movies but not an a lot. hmmm lol im not sure because 1080p sounds nice but 720p seems like all i might need! but i do like to have super nice things.

so anymore suggestions are welcome ill up the budget to $800
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Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR;12825667 
Wasn't there a great deal on a 40" NEC (or similar, not quite sure) TV a while back? Full HD, all the extras, I swear it was around $250. Is that still on?
that didnt go through... price mistake fail frown.gif
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post #10 of 18
how far away from the tv will you be?
and under about 30" you can barely tell a difference between 720p and 1080p.
I'd recommend getting a panasonic plasma. I've yet to see anything under 1000 match the picture quality on them.
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