Rather than repeating, let me help with some links.

Plasma vs LCD
http://www.cnet.com/4520-7874_1-5108443-2.html

Step by step HDTV finder
http://reviews.cnet.com/4247-6475_7-1.html

Best HDTV's overall
http://reviews.cnet.com/best-high-definition-tvs/

These are all C|net resources. You can certainly travel elsewhere for further discussion but I think you'll find all you need here.

Also, you can now choose from LED. Something to consider if you are reaching for the latest.

Morgan Harman
The Tech Source
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