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Please help with new purchase of 17" LCD...

Discussion in 'LCD & LED LCD TVs Forum' started by jumbopants, Apr 17, 2005.

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    Went down to Argos today and saw the Mikomi 17in Widescreen LCD TV for just £250, the girlfriend wanted to buy it there and then, but being cautious I decided to see if I could get better at around the same price. Can anyone recomend a 17" widscreen LCD for around the same money OR max of £350 that has better specs with a brand name that I can pronounce. The TV is for the bedroom, and I'll been feeding a dvd via scart to it, and also I've got the RF lead run from downstairs to the LCD for sky. I'm gona have a good look myself to see if I can find better for around the same money, but would appreciate some help/info. So far I've liked the look of the Philips 170T4FS £320 from E-buyer but it has no scart input.

    Many thanks in advance for any help. :)
     
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    Hi

    Have a look at the Samsung 730MW TFT TV. I have the 730MP which is the 4.3 version of that telly. It's got every type of connection including scart, component, svideo and at £350 is a bargain.

    Well pleased with my MP so hopefully the MW uses the same electronics. You can buy it from www.technoworld.com - I think they have stock of both versions.


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    Forgot to add that the MP handles Pal and NTSC progressive via component


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    Cheers for the reply, I've just spent the last few hours looking through the forums and think I'm gona spend the extra and get a Acer AL2671W 26" Silver LCD TV. The reviews look good and has all the inputs you would ever want, with the added bonus of HDTV future proof. The cheapest I can find is around £607 incl. del from e-buyer. I've purchased thousands off e-buyer in the last few years and know I'll not have a problem if it goes wrong.
     

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