Bad Economy? I Still Want My Fancy TV

Or so it would seem, per a report by Lance Whitney at CNET News:

Following a decline last year, North American sales of flat-panel TVs surged during the first quarter of 2009, according to a report released Monday from market research company DisplaySearch. With demand often outpacing supply on some models, 7.2 million flat-panel TVs flew off the shelves, an increase of 23 percent from the first quarter of 2008.

Read Whitney’s entire report here.


  1. Kolorowanki says

    Well you know how it is “kids we can’t afford to buy you laptops for schools… OH AWESOME new sony bravia came out! Let’s get it!”. People simply have screwed up priorities.