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Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by wrx » Tue 29 Apr, 2014 3:52 pm

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Post by blv » Tue 29 Apr, 2014 4:40 pm

I have the TCL that you posted in the link from good guys. My only complaint is when watching something that pans slowly across the TV stammers if that makes sense. It doesn't smoothly pan.
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Re: Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by cGr » Tue 29 Apr, 2014 9:19 pm

My parents have a small dick smith branded led tv, and its been great. The only issue they've had with it was that the inbuilt dvd player swallowed a disc, but when they took it back they replaced it on the spot. Its got good picture quality and it seems well built.

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Post by daBOODA » Wed 30 Apr, 2014 9:56 am

cGr wrote:My parents have a small dick smith branded led tv, and its been great. The only issue they've had with it was that the inbuilt dvd player swallowed a disc, but when they took it back they replaced it on the spot. Its got good picture quality and it seems well built.


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Re: Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by dan » Wed 30 Apr, 2014 10:05 am

50" is massive for the bedroom...! i have a cheap 32" that i got from DSE and find it plenty. the biggest issue i have with it is that the remote sucks. it is ugly, hard to find the buttons in the dark, and has crap reception.
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Re: Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by SecaBoy » Wed 30 Apr, 2014 10:23 am

depends on how big your bedroom is. my bedroom is 4x4 and a 50" is fine (maybe a little big). if you've got a bigger bedroom, then a 50" would be great.
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Post by wrx » Wed 30 Apr, 2014 12:36 pm

Room is 4.5 x 4.9.
Bed and tv are in opposite ends of the long distance.
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Post by dan » Wed 30 Apr, 2014 1:47 pm

maybe shift another 50" tv in there for a night or two and see what you think??? i cringe at the thought of such a big tv in the bedroom, it'd draw my attention too much. the focus of the bedroom should be the work bench!!
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Post by dorift » Tue 06 May, 2014 6:23 pm

Have you sorted anything out Steve?
Would you consider second hand? I'm half considering selling my Panasonic plasma simply because it's heavy and I worry about my kids ripping it down and squashing themselves.
I haven't asked the missus, but a cheapo LCD would be better suited for me simply for the weight difference. I have it in my living room on a swing arm which thinking about it makes me nervous.
If not I might just wall mount it or something.
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Post by wrx » Tue 06 May, 2014 8:02 pm

I have not yet. But I am looking for led. Plasmas are too big and heavy :)
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Post by blv » Tue 06 May, 2014 8:47 pm

You have a 50" plasma on a swing arm? I just wall mounted our 50" LCD on a swing arm. I had 12 ply put in behind the plaster when we built the place, the TV is 20kg, and I'm still nervous!!!!
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Post by dorift » Tue 06 May, 2014 9:08 pm

It's been up a while. But thanks for the horrified post, makes me feel good.
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Post by dorift » Tue 06 May, 2014 9:09 pm

PS. If wall studs aren't going to hold it, nothing will.
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Post by SecaBoy » Wed 07 May, 2014 6:55 am

dorift wrote:It's been up a while. But thanks for the horrified post, makes me feel good.


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Re: Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by tipper » Wed 07 May, 2014 11:14 am

It should hold but a stud wall is meant to work in compression and may rip out if the kids hung off it (unlikely they would). Ply nd good fixings is the way to go I think.

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Post by wrx » Sat 17 May, 2014 8:06 am

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Post by spitex » Sat 17 May, 2014 11:24 am

lololol sorry Steve :P

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Re: Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by spitex » Sun 01 Jun, 2014 10:58 am

https://www.aldi.com.au/en/special-buys ... ed-lcd-tv/

50" FullHD $555 - not bad for a secondary? :P

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Re: Cheapest 50"+ TV worth buying?

Post by SecaBoy » Sun 01 Jun, 2014 4:30 pm

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