I have found my preferred CRT HDTV and it’s the
Unfortunately, it’s not available in Canada, only the US.
and there are a number of places in the US that have it (not all in stock though).
has it for $1,600 US, but that doesn’t include $150 shipping or so. HypeAudio has it for under $1,600 including shipping.
But I bet that doesn’t include Canada. *sigh.
The main features for me are: can display @ 1080; has FireWire output; has really good reviews for picture quality (“PQ” in the forums I’ve been reading).
There was a group of Montrealers who were trying to get together to make a bulk purchase and rent a U-Haul trailer to bring them back!