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I currently have a Panasonic th50pz80 and it is a fantastic tv but the time has come for the upgrade(aprox £2000).After searching around I find all the new models from panasonic and samsung are 55,65 or even 75+ no point going forr the 55 as not much different to my 50 and the 65 are well over £2000 and thats my budget screwed.

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

Panasonic has announced a few 60-inch models: ZT65, S60 & DT60. I agree that the manufacturers have generally gone for 55 & 65 inches instead this year.

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

60” is ok for a bathroom or watching the news or bargain hunt but not much else, therefore you have to go for a big screen (Or better still a projector) if you want to watch films or anything else.SmileSmile

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

There is one effective way to increase screen size, just sit closer read this

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

just got the sharplc60le636e for £1000.its not perfect but i love it for the price.running denon 2012blu ray and a wireworld croma 6 hdmi though it looks greatparty time!

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

@seemorebtts

What does btts mean is it short for butts

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yea its my xbox tag but got band for butts so now btts

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Ah okay.

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

Could give this a go...  It could be replaced with something else shortly as its a 2012, and that is not a lot of discount for the time of year.  You may find one cheaper elsewhere!

 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Samsung-PS60E6500-inch-pixels-Plasma/dp/B007JUOJR4

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

seemorebtts wrote:

just got the sharplc60le636e for £1000.its not perfect but i love it for the price.running denon 2012blu ray and a wireworld croma 6 hdmi though it looks greatparty time!

 

I like that TV, I have demoed it loads of times!  Black levels are really good too.

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abacus wrote:

60” is ok for a bathroom or watching the news or bargain hunt but not much else, therefore you have to go for a big screen (Or better still a projector) if you want to watch films or anything else.SmileSmile

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A bathroom?

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BenLaw wrote:

abacus wrote:

60” is ok for a bathroom or watching the news or bargain hunt but not much else, therefore you have to go for a big screen (Or better still a projector) if you want to watch films or anything else.SmileSmile

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A bathroom?

Admittedly, this isn't a world (or bathroom) I know or understand.

Abacus, are you a Sheikh? Do you own one or more football clubs?

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BenLaw wrote:

abacus wrote:

60” is ok for a bathroom or watching the news or bargain hunt but not much else, therefore you have to go for a big screen (Or better still a projector) if you want to watch films or anything else.SmileSmile

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A bathroom?

Admittedly, this isn't a world (or bathroom) I know or understand.

Abacus, are you a Sheikh? Do you own one or more football clubs?

 

Quite apart from finding inexplicable the view that 60" is too small, I was concerned as to the consequences of having a steamy shower with a TV in the room. 

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RE: is the 60inch tv gone forever?

Tv's in bathrooms have been around for years, nothing new their, some tv's were/are waterproof.

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I stayed in a hotel room with a TV in bathroom once.  Had two roll top baths, the Mrs and I drank beer and watched Aeroplane.  Great way to spend an evening!

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simonlewis wrote:

Tv's in bathrooms have been around for years, nothing new their, some tv's were/are waterproof.

 

Commercially available 60" TVs for the home? I stand corrected!

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