Vizio takes 4K mainstream with launch of $999.99 P-Series TV

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Vizio has just announced that the P-Series 4K LED HDTV line we first saw way back at CES is now available. And it starts at only $999.99 for the 50-inch model, a price point that instantly takes 4K viewing to the mainstream and makes the pixel-rich displays affordable for average consumers. The top-of-the-line 70-inch model is $2,499, so these sets are cheap and aggressively undercut just about every major TV manufacturer out there. That’s been Vizio’s game so far and has made the company a force to be reckoned with in the TV market, so it’s no surprise to see the those cutthroat pricing tactics move into 4K. Yet somehow Vizio isn’t slouching on specs. Like its current 1080p E-Series, heralded as “unbeatable” for the price, Vizio has…

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