8/5 LCD TV Deal of the Week

August 7th, 2009 by The Consumer Geek 2 comments »

You want superb picture at a nominal price. then you want the Samsung LNB650 series TV.  55″ for $1,999 at BestBuy


Samsung LNB650
Samsung LNB650

And here are the best user/calibration settings to use.

Mode: Standard
Backlight: 6
Contrast: 90
Brightness: 44
Sharpness: 0
Color: 50
Tint: G50/r50

Detailed Settings

Black adjust: off
Dynamic Contrast: off
Gamma: -1
Color Space: Auto
Flesh Tone: 0
Edge enhancement: off

Picture Options

Color tone: Normal
Size: Just Scan
Digital NR: off
HDMI Black level: Normal
Film Mode: Auto
Amp 120hz: Low

Plug & Play
Energy Saving : Off

Best Everyday Camcorder

August 5th, 2009 by The Consumer Geek No comments »
Kodak Zi6 $125 shipped from Amazon.com
Kodak Zi6

Kodak Zi6


If you can wait till September, willing to spend more, and need video capture stability get the Kodak Zi8. $179 at Amazon.com

Kodak Zi8

Kodak Zi8


8/5 Laptop Deal of the Week

July 27th, 2009 by The Consumer Geek No comments »

Best Laptop deal of the week, Toshiba Satellite L505-S5971 $499 at BestBuy

PC Deal of the week

PC Deal of the week


Intel® Centrino® processor technology with Intel® Core™2 Duo processor T6400, 4GB DDR2 memory expandable to 8GB. 800MHz frontside bus, 2MB L2 cache and 2.0GHz processor speed, 250GB hard drive (5400 rpm) and high-speed wireless networking (802.11a/b/g/n);Double-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW drive, 15.6″ TruBrite widescreen, Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD, built-in webcam, media card reader and Windows Vista Home Premium with SP1