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    Anyone using a 50"+ plasma on their PC as a main screen? I currently use a 40" LCD Bravia and I want to go larger now (for games and movies). I get some tearing in some games even with vsync on and triple buffering, and I'm sure I read that plasmas shouldn't have this issue. I'm a novice when it comes to plasma technology so I'm just wondering if anyone is happy using one for gaming and regular desktop usage or if there's some hideous cons to using one.

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    I'm using a 42" plasma, but not as a main. I generally use it in case I want to watch some videos or play a game on my computer without sitting at a desk.
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    I got a Samsung PS58B680 yesterday and so far it's amazing. There's some short term screen burn issues, but only when using the desktop and it's usually gone within a few minutes, not a big deal. Gaming is much better than my LCD with no blurring whatsoever. I'll have to post a couple of pics later.

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