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Abt on WGN TV!

We had a visit from WGN Chicago TV earlier today.  They did a segment on our Chicago Bears in the playoffs and how the best way to watch a football game, is to watch it at home with a big screen TV.  Or, if you’d like, a big screen 3D TV, since the Super bowl will be broadcast for the first time in 3D. Check out our full line of HDTVs.…

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Samsung 60HZ Issues

We have been receiving numerous calls lately with customers inquiring about the quality of their TV.  Customers who have purchased a Samsung TV have noticed the information window in the corner of their screen shows “60HZ”.  Customers are concerned that their 120HZ Samsung TV is not operating at optimum performance.  No need to worry, the explanation is simple. The information window stating “60HZ” is referencing the incoming signal of the program, not…

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HDTV Football Specials

Just a few weeks from now is the biggest football game around: the Super bowl.  While us here in Chicago are rooting to see our Bears play, you can spend the time either doing the same, or checking out our full line of  HDTVs.  Choose from top manufacturers like Samsung and Sony and watch the big game on a new big screen!…

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Giveaway of the Day!

Crystal Clear HD TV, there’s really nothing like it.  That’s why our next giveaway prize will be Toshiba’s 19” LCD Flat Panel TV, model 19C100U.  Enjoy programming on this sleek, picturesque television.  If you haven’t yet, join us on Abt’s Facebook page for a chance to win and be informed with our daily updates and deals!…

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Need A TV? Abt Has One For You!

When the days are getting shorter and the weather is getting cooler, you know that (regular) football season is almost here! Here at Abt, we carry a wide assortment of TVs for homes and businesses to cheer on their favorite team.  We carry all major brands such as Sony, Samsung, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, SunBriteTV, Haier and Bang & Olufsen.  If you’re looking for a slim LED, an all-around picture from a LCD,…

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Panasonic, Skype and George Jetson

Do you love to Skype and watch tv? Now you can do both on select Panasonic TVs! Panasonic is offering its customers a free Panasonic communication camera to make Skype video conferencing calls when you purchase qualifying Viera Plasma TVs. If you’re a fan of Skype, or ever wanted to be George Jetson and video conference with Mr. Spacely, you should act quickly because this offer ends on Saturday, July 10th. -Jennifer…

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Will 3D Be the Death of Standard HDTV?

Everywhere you turn, there is something in the news, on line, in a blog, on TV, really everywhere, about 3D TV. It is fairly pricey right now, as so are the accessories—or rather necessities, like 3D glasses, Blu-ray, and HDMI cables. But, if you remember the early days of the VCR, DVD, and Blu-ray player, they too were expensive when they first came to the market. Check out this article on 3D…

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This Weekend At Abt You Can Watch the World Cup in 3D

This weekend at Abt there is fun for everyone. Saturday we are airing the US versus Ghana game at 1:30 in the atrium. Samsung will provide glasses and Comcast as well as DirecTV will provide the 3D coverage of the game. Sunday Abt and ESPN are collaborating to bring you World Cup 2010 coverage in 3D. Watch the second round action 2pm at Abt. Mexico is battling Argentina in Johannesburg. Samsung, again,…

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Energy Star 4.0, New TV Standards for 2010

April 16th, the day the Energy Star Rebate program for appliances began and ended in IL, consumers saw the importance and popularity of the Energy Star rating system. Not only is the Energy Star revolution going to make this world a better place, but also it will make paying energy bills each month a little less daunting. Just a few days ago, May 1st, Energy Star standards changed for TVs. Previously, a…

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