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First-time HDTV buyer: Which one is best for me?

by cmdecker10 - 11/20/12 8:58 AM

So I'm looking to buy an HDTV for the first time and I think I've narrowed down my choices to two different TVs that Walmart is offering on Black Friday.

One is an Emerson 40'' LCD TV 1080p 60Hz for $200 and the other is a Samsung 32'' LED TV 720p 60Hz for $250.

My budget is right around $250 and I will mainly be using the TV to play Xbox (Halo 4 and Skyrim) and watch movies through my Xbox, computer, and cable. I will be using this TV in my room and I should be sitting about 55-65 (give or take) inches away from the TV. Samsung seems to garner more favorable reviews than Emerson, which is an off-brand TV manufacturer.

Which TV would you recommend for my intended use?

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