According to market research firm iSuppli—get it? Like supply with an i—the prices of 40- and 42-inch LCD panels is swiftly falling down to about $950, meaning a nice big Christmas LCD will cost about $2,500 or less in December.

Smaller LCDs are almost free, now, at $550. Generally, there's a glut of these things out there which means more bigscreen Shark Week drink-a-thons next year.

40-inch LCD TV prices set to slum [TheInquirer]

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