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Samsung to stop selling CRT-based TVs to China

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Samsung to stop selling CRT-based TVs to China

Cathode ray tube (CRT) televisions are going out of date in China as yet another big foreign TV maker declared that it will concentrate on the high-end TV market.

Korean electronics giant Samsung said it will stop selling CRT TVs in China within this year and focus on selling digital light processing (DLP) televisions in the future.

“Prices of domestic-made CRT televisions are much lower than Samsung’s,” Kim Sang Gyun, general manager of Samsung Electronics Guangzhou Company, told China Daily. “The sales volume of Samsung’s CRT televisions only made up 5 per cent of the company’s total income in China last year.”

Read the complete story(China Daily)