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by: Bob Werth December 6, 2005 9:46 AM PST

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Cable vs DirectTV

by Bob Werth - 12/6/05 9:46 AM

I have done all of my research (Cnet and primarily this forum) and made the plunge... Panasonic 50' monitor, Yamaha A/V reciever, new DVD recorder, cables, etc. I just contacted my cable company (TW) to udate my cable box to HD and was told they won't have any until mid January! My local phone company is offering a package deal with Direct TV which sounds good...about $10 a month cheaper. Are there any issues regarding Direct TV that I should be aware of?? Is service and picture quality as reliable as cable?

PS I live in the So. Cal. area so I will not need an off-air antenna to receive local stations.

Thank you for you help!!

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