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The magazine test we are all waiting for?

Discussion in 'Plasma TVs' started by bishman, May 10, 2005.

  1. bishman

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    Just brought Home Cinema magazine and it says...

    "Panasonic's new Viera takes on the Pioneer, Fujitsu, Toshiba and Hitachi in our battle of the 42in, HD-ready flatscree TVs"

    In their advert for next months issue!!! Not on sale untill June 16th. Over a month to wait, surely someone else will be running reviews before then? I want my plasma now.
     
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    I'm surprised there are no magazine reviews of the PE50's yet :(
     
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    Why are u relying on a mags review,go to the shops when they out and demo yourself.The chances are they be equal on points, stars or whatever anyway.
    Go do a demo ,i given up on mags as they generally pants for anything but links to retailers.
     
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    i agree mags are just pants, a good read but cant base perormance from there star ratings. They dont go into it very much like measuring colour temp and contrast etc and they dont explain any configering every display needs to be configered from the out of the box settings.
     
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    i can guess at the result already..........not expecting any suprises....
     
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    Oh I agree that you should really demo these products 'in the flesh' before you make up your mind but it's nice to see what the magazines have to say.

    But getting back on topic, this thread is really about the PV500 comparison.
     
  7. bishman

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    I agree with Simon.

    I always demo stuff before I buy it, but magazine reviews and feedback from forums is always mighty helpfull in generating a short list. As it stands today, I'm not aware of anywhere that I can go to get a demo of a 500 viera, let alone do a comparison with something else.
     

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