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Old 05-13-2012, 01:21 PM - Thread Starter
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This is my first time posting, but I've used the discussions on these forums for many years now and I appreciate everyone's input.

Here's my situation:
I purchased the LG 55LM8600 from Amazon. Although their service and price matching is great, I'm not too thrilled with the picture quality of the TV. I decided to return it and now purchase a Samsung 55 inch TV.

If it were your decision, would you buy the UN55D8000 (at $2400 because they don't manuf any new ones?) or the UN55ES7500 (at $2500)?

I value picture quality above the other tools. I have read some bad reviews on the UN55ES7500 on amazon and am concerned about whether its a legitimate issue.

Thank you for your help,

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Old 05-13-2012, 09:24 PM
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How about neither? Get a Panasonic 55VT50 if you value PQ above all else.
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Old 05-15-2012, 01:29 PM
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ES7500, PQ will be pretty much identical. For same price get 2012 tech. LG uses different panel tech vs Sammy so they def look different. I read about a lot of peeps on these forums returning their LGs for Sammys.

If you will be doing 90% of your watching in a dark or dimly lit room, go for the VT50 Panny. I found plasma daytime picture too dim, nighttime was stellar and will beat LCD in a dark room as far as PQ goes. Daytime plasma will look washed out due to the panel tech.
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