I was checking the Best Buy web site yesterday, Sunday October 4, 2009, when I spotted their weekly advertisement and decided to see what deals were available. I spotted what I believe is a great value at a great price. The package included a Panasonic 50″ 1080p Plasma HDTV plus a 7.1 home theater with BlueRay for $1399.98. According to the advertisement the price also included free delivery and hookup.
Here is what was included:
- Panasonic VIERA / 50″ Class / 1080p / 600Hz / Plasma HDTV
- Tabletop stand, 4-device remote
- Batteries, power cord
- Owner’s manual
- From our expanded online assortment; not available in all Best Buy stores
- Built-in HDTV tuner
Add HD-capable antenna to receiver over-the-air high-definition broadcasts, where available. Optional set-top box required for high-definition cable or satellite programming.
- 49-9/10″ screen measured diagonally from corner to corner
Everyone will have a great view of the show or game.
- 1080p display
Provides the highest quality progressive-scan picture possible from a high-definition source.
The Home Theater includes the following:
With a built-in dock for your Apple® iPod® and VIERA CAST support, this 7.1-channel home theater system acts as a complete multimedia centerpiece to your entertainment center.
- Panasonic Blu-ray Disc player
- Passive subwoofer
- 2 front speakers, 1 center speaker, 2 surround speakers, 2 rear surround speakers
- Owner’s manual
- Powerful sound
1000W (125W x 2 front speakers @ 3 ohms, 1kHz, 10% THD; 125W center speaker @ 3 ohms, 1kHz, 10% THD; 125W x 4 surround speakers @ 3 ohms, 1kHz, 10% THD; 125W subwoofer @ 3 ohms, 1kHz, 10% THD).
- Multiple surround sound decoders built in. Learn more about surround sound home theater
- Built-in surround sound decoders
Include Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS and DTS HD MasterAudio for surround sound support.
- Blu-ray Disc player
Supports BD-ROM, BD-R, BD-RE, BD-R DL, BD-RE DL, DVD, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, DVD-R DL, DVD+R DL, DVD-RAM, CD, CD-R/RW, CD-DA, WMA, MP3 and JPEG formats for a wide range of media options.
Delivers greatly enhanced video performance with standard DVDs
By upconverting their video resolution to HDTV-compliant 720p, 1080i or 1080p via the HDMI interface.
Check out the advertisement and see what you think. Sales ends on October 10, 2009.