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Discussion in 'General TV Discussions Forum' started by zAndy1, Oct 28, 2003.

  1. zAndy1

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    Need a 32" TV quick (assuming my plasma is going to be sold on Saturday). Looking at Tosh 32ZP38, Sony 32KVFQ80, not really sure about any other sets. Is pixel plus or DRC-MF or suchlike important, the Tosh seems to have everything but that feature, is that a big loss? I'm tempted to go for the Tosh cos it looks good is relatively cheap (at some places anyway). I'm also confused about the Sony, it's not listed in the current Sony brochure but the FQ70 is, what's the deal with that?

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    Mine.

    Are you going from Plasma back to CRT?
     
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    Yep. Think I'm going for either the Sony FQ70 or FQ80, haven't decided which, need to order today though!

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    Why and have you considered mine?
     
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    Have you considered any of the Loewe range?
     
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    No to be honest, I've always considered them overpriced, my dad has got one and I've never been particularly impressed with it for the money.
    I'm really struggling to decide which to get I have to admit, Panny PD30, Tosh 32ZP38, Sony FQ70, SOny FQ80... grrrrr. All seem to have their problems, leaning towards the FQ80 but that might change in 5 mins time again!

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    You get what you pay for;)
    My Loewe is fantastic - is your dads set up OK?
    I picked mine from all the current manufacturers around so i wouldn't dismiss them until you have seen one properly set up.
     
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    Have to admit , the mimo does look very nice! More investigations to do......

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    Ordered a Panny PD30 today then changed my mind and cancelled the order, at this rate I'll never make my mind up! grrrr

    Andy
     
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    I've never had any problems with my FQ80

    I had a bad experience with Panny so I wouldn't recommend them

    but's that's only my opinion ...
     
  11. Wayne Moule

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    A Philips set would go nicely with your Philips player.

    ;)
     
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    Been offered a Panny PD30 for £1200 locally with a 5yr parts/labour guarantee. Think I'm going to take them up on that offer to be honest, can't beat a local supplier , they'll even deliver monday night (suits me perfectly)

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    Well I got a PD30 today and I'm well chuffed I did, PQ is fantastic, no problems I've seen so far, very pleased I chose this set in the end..

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    And since that last comment things have gone down hill dramatically! First set went last night, brightness kept fluctuating, focus went completely.
    Had my first set swapped out today (excellent service from the place I bought it from!). Only problem is, this one is worse. There is horrible solarisation effects all over the screen (like an early plasma), reds are terrible and bleeding all over the place. And just a few minutes ago I heard my first pop and volume increase! I wonder whether this set was brand new as it didn't have the sticker on the front of the set like my first one did (suspicious!). Anyway, I don't think I'll be having another one!

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    The brightness was fluctuating, blacks were going from light grey to black all the time. Then the picture went really washed out and out of focus.. nightmare. Have to say from the experience of the 2 sets so far I don't know how they can get away with selling them, terrible.

    Andy
     
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    I think my Philips is better than my mates Panny btw,by a long way.
     

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