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Abt’s Updated Atrium Windmill

If you’ve ever been to our store and stepped foot into our beautiful atrium, no doubt you have seen our video windmill. Located at the center of the atrium, it was introduced to Abt years ago after making an appearance at Las Vegas.  Home to four 42-inch 720p Plasma Panasonic HDTVs, it would spin in the fashion of a windmill, while accompanying video would also rotate. This produced a really cool video…

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Panasonic Ending Plasma TV Production

Panasonic announced last week that it will officially be ending its production of Plasma HDTVs this December.  It comes a surprise to the industry as Panasonic 2013 plasma models were critically acclaimed and widely considered to be the best plasma TVs on the market.  CNET even awarded the Panasonic TCP65ST60 series plasma a 5-star editor’s rating.  In a press release Panasonic states: Until now, due to the superiority of the picture, Panasonic’s…

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Award Winning Panasonic ST60 at Abt Electronics

Abt Electronics has one of the hottest plasma TVs right now, the Panasonic ST60 series 3D HDTVs.  The Panasonic ST60 series is enjoying CNET’s Editor’s Choice status as one the of the best on the market. We had a huge inventory, but they sold out quickly, now it’s back and ready for our eagerly awaiting customers. Adding a new level of clarity and convenience, the ST60 series plasma TVs offer exceptional quality…

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Tips When Shopping for TVs

When shopping for a new TV, you can easily be overwhelmed by both the size and selection.  Keeping in mind a few specifics will help you narrow down the style and size that’s perfect for you and your TV room. First, know what technology you plan on getting.  Right now you can choose from the three main types: LCD, LED and Plasma.  There are good and bad factors with each.  They are…

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TVs Get Energized

That familiar, big, yellow, energy guide label that comes with all your appliances will now be found in your upcoming television purchases. Recently, the Federal Trade Commission ruled that all television sets manufactured after May 10th, 2011 must include the EnergyGuide label. This new ruling will allow consumers to get a better picture of the yearly energy consumption of any particular model.  Those that are environmentally conscious will be able to make…

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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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Are You Ready for Some Fantasy Football?!?

Yes, it’s that time again, where men & women disappear into their magazines and computers to figure out which QB is best for their championship winning team,  “Mike Ditka’s Powerful Mustache”: Fantasy Football Season! Here are some things from Abt to make your draft day the best it can be. For up to date research on the best players, stop trying to draft Dan Marino and throw out that old Commodore 64.…

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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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Watch the Big Games in Style

The NCAA Final Four semi-finals and championship games are around the corner. Is your TV up to par, or is now the time to consider a new one? Abt’s weekly specials section has seven TVs in stock and available for Chicagoland delivery before the big games. Michigan and Butler tip off at 6:05pm ET Saturday evening (4/3), and West Virginia battles Duke immediately following at 9pm ET. The winners will fight for…

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TiVo and Samsung Make Renting DVDs Easier

TiVo revolutionized the electronics market in 1997 by making it optional to record from a TV onto a DVD. Again, today, TiVo is making life easier by eliminating the trip to the video store by teaming up with Blockbuster on-line. The new service offered by TiVo will make thousands of movies available to broadband connected TiVo subscribers. TiVo users will be able to select and rent movies directly from Blockbuster On Demand;…

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