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How come they dont make plasma monitors?

#1Fade2black001Posted 11/13/2013 3:55:29 AM
Will it just not work or what? I would think they would be able to considering a PC monitor and a TV are basically the same thing.
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#2ATARIJAWAPosted 11/13/2013 4:20:27 AM
I dunno. Maybe it's not cost effective to make Plasma screens that small. I've never seen a Plasma TV smaller than 42 inches. They may exist, but i've never seen one.
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#3crawdadPosted 11/13/2013 4:25:52 AM
I would also imagine they're incredibly energy inefficient to boot.
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#4KabtheMentatPosted 11/13/2013 4:28:18 AM
Also, why the hell would you want a plasma?
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#5LordSeiferPosted 11/13/2013 4:42:40 AM
plasmas do not make good monitors. especially older plasmas. despite what people say if you leave it sitting on your desktop for 50 hours you can still get image retention.
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#6MadPinoRagePosted 11/13/2013 4:54:51 AM
Mining plasma from stars is risky business.
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#7Fade2black001(Topic Creator)Posted 11/13/2013 4:55:49 AM
KabtheMentat posted...
Also, why the hell would you want a plasma?


Well Last I looked at TV's and saw the same movie being played on LCD and plasma throughout the store. I noticed that plasmas looked better but this was like 2-3 years ago though. But to me plasmas pn the way it produced color seemed to be a lot more vibrant than what LCDs could do.
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#8KabtheMentatPosted 11/13/2013 5:00:00 AM
What I'm saying is that plasmas are more trouble than they're worth.
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#9Love_Me_SexyPosted 11/13/2013 5:06:36 AM
Why come you have no tatoo?
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#10Ch3wyPosted 11/13/2013 5:11:51 AM
Plasmas have poor pixel density. They can't make them that small with a decent resolution.
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