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What are the advantages and disadvantages of a plasma TV versus a traditional CRT television?


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2006-11-29 08:24:18
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CRT: Advantages: Cheap to buy, Cheap to fix, not too complicated to hook up peripherals (such as DVD players), Easy setup, when they go out just spend another $200 or so to buy a new one Disadvantages: Heavy to carry, bulky, picture quality not as good as a plasma HDTV, low resolution, low quality sound, small viewing area for widescreen DVD's, low picture quality for fullscreen DVD's, subject to glare PLASMA (HDTV) Advantages: Superior picture and sound, picture clarity equivalent to a computer monitor, light, easy to carry Disadvantages: Expensive to buy, expensive to fix, can be a complicated setup, accessories to go with the tv can get expensive, lots of options to consider when buying the tv


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