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Smart ways to buy an idiot box [TV]

[Live Mint]

Endless terminology makes buying a TV a daunting task. Should it be LCD, LED or plasma, and what is the difference? We deconstruct the jargon and give you simple tips to help you make a decision…

…  This is, however, a good time if you’re a buyer in the market for a new television. Televisions of every kind (LCD, LED and plasma) have become cheaper, while newer technologies such as 3D are now receiving better support in terms of content as well as accessories. This being festive season, you’re more likely to get a good discount too. Once, of course, you figure out what you want to buy. To help you pick through the tangle, we’ve explained the benefits and disadvantages of the three major screen types and then picked out the freshest and best from this year’s crop of television goodness.

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