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Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200
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Main uses will be for gaming and watching films via a pc. Not too bothered about 4k 

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

This one has to be up there:

 

http://www.totaldigital.biz/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=43_124&products_id=5241

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

+1. Sony is best for gaming due to lowest input lag amongst LED lit LCD TVs.

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

thanks, is this a relatively new tv? any ideas what the width is (want to hang it above the fireplace)

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

http://www.weybridge-audio.co.uk/sony-kdl-55w829-55-3d-smart-led-tv.html

 

Click on specification.

Home cinema system: Panasonic 50VT65 (THX calibrated), Pioneer Bdp-lx71, Pioneer Vsx-lx70, B&W FPM Series, B&W PV1.

Gadgets: iPad 2 and iPhone 4s.  Headphones: B&O H6.  Dab radio: Roberts Dreamtime.

 

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

johnrambo wrote:

thanks, is this a relatively new tv? any ideas what the width is (want to hang it above the fireplace)

 

Yep, it is quite new, how come?   :?

Home cinema system: Panasonic 50VT65 (THX calibrated), Pioneer Bdp-lx71, Pioneer Vsx-lx70, B&W FPM Series, B&W PV1.

Gadgets: iPad 2 and iPhone 4s.  Headphones: B&O H6.  Dab radio: Roberts Dreamtime.

 

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

Got this one too but not sure about how good it is for gaming:

 

http://www.totaldigital.biz/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=43_124&products_id=4752

Home cinema system: Panasonic 50VT65 (THX calibrated), Pioneer Bdp-lx71, Pioneer Vsx-lx70, B&W FPM Series, B&W PV1.

Gadgets: iPad 2 and iPhone 4s.  Headphones: B&O H6.  Dab radio: Roberts Dreamtime.

 

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

gel wrote:

johnrambo wrote:

thanks, is this a relatively new tv? any ideas what the width is (want to hang it above the fireplace)

 

Yep, it is quite new, how come?   :?

I just figured the newer the better really.

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

I notice the UE55H6410 gets good reviews is this a better set?

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johnrambo wrote:

I notice the UE55H6410 gets good reviews is this a better set?

Sony is better than Samsung for gaming.

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RE: Whats the best 55" TV for around 1200

http://www.weybridge-audio.co.uk/samsung-ue55hu6900-55-smart-4k-ultra-hd-3d-led-tv.html

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