Samsung HC-P4752W VS HC-R4755W Please help!

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  1. Sergio S

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    Hello all, I read reviews on the Samsung HC-r4755W and decided to buy one tonight, but after buying the Samsung 47" from Samsclub tonight, I came home only to realize I bought hte HC-p4752w.......Can anyone tell me the difference between these 2 and if it is a big one. AFter looking at hte samsung site, I noticed that the model I bought was the 2004 model and is discontinued. The full stats can be seen by simply putting in the model numbers in Samsung's homeweb page, but I cannot put in URLS. Here is a basic rundown of the 2 tv's specs.

    HC-R4755W

    TV/VIDEO

    CRT Based Projection TV
    Built-in HD/Digital Tuner (ATSC/NTSC)
    New "Floating Screen" Compact Design Fits Where Others Won't™
    - New Sleek Looking Style Offers More Placement Options
    - Low Height Design for Ideal Viewing Performance

    HD Fine Pitch Screen (0.52 mm)
    Auto Self Focus™
    3-Line Digital Comb Filter
    Auto Pixel Shift Reduces Image Burn-In
    Scan Velocity Modulation
    V-Chip Parental Channel Block System
    Universal Remote Control

    HC-P4752W(the one I bought, 2004 model)
    Features

    TV/VIDEO
    Fits Where Others Won't™
    - New Sleek Looking Style Offers MorePlacement Options
    - Low Height Design for Ideal Viewing Performance
    HDTV Performance with Add-on HDTV Tuner
    HD Fine Pitch Screen (0.52 mm)
    Anti-Glare Protective Screen
    Auto Self Focus™
    2-Tuner PIP with Multi-Screen & Stock Ticker Mode
    3D Y/C Digital Comb Filter
    Auto Pixel Shift Reduces Image Burn-In
    Velocity Scan Modulation
    3:2 Pull Down Conversion of Film Based DVD Sources
    V-Chip Parental Channel Block System
    Universal Remote Control
    Optional Component Stand Available


    Please give me your input on this matter..Will i be able to see a noticable viewable difference, what exactly is the TV Tuner. Please help, BTW I paid 899 for the 2004 model I bought, but the 2005 model is 999, shoudl I return the one I bought and pay the extra money for hte newer model...Is it worth it. Please help thanks alot!
     
  2. John S

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    Hmm, $100 is a good deal for the HD Tuner. I'd take it back and get the newer model.

    The display you purchased needs an add on Tuner to get HDTV.
     
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    whats that mean hd tuner...is that only for television shows not dvds?
     
  4. Joseph DeMartino

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    Yes, the HD tuner is for receiving Hi-Def TV signals and has nothing to do with DVD.

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