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Sony KDL-42W653 Question


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Hi guys,

I purchased this TV after reading reviews as my main intention is gaming with it. I was attracted by the 200hz as I use a 120hz on my PC and it helps greatly with the smoothness of motion. I absolutely hate any stuttering/jerkyness in motion, particularly in horizontal camera pans / side scrolling / vertical scrolling.

So then I came across some threads online saying the 200hz is false advertising and it's actually a 50hz panel. Naturally I'm pretty concerned now.

The TV should arrive this week, but I'm wondering if I should just refuse it at the door and get my money back.

Can anyone with the TV let me know how it handles horizontal camera panning? As I say my main concern is how smooth scrolling images are so anyone who has some first hand experience please give me an idea.

Kind regards

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