Originally Posted by HiDefBob
I was speaking to one of the main Pioneer dealers in this city today. He said ...
1. The 9G series of plasmas will be built entirely by Pioneer. They should start appearing in the fall. The Panasonic announcement is for next year's models.
2. Panasonic will be producing plasmas using Pioneer's specifications ... specifications that Pioneer has the rights to.
So, basically nothing changes. Pioneer will still be selling the same high quality plasmas this year and beyond ... argueably the best in the industry.
If this holds up I'll be very happy because I prefer plasma that is to say only Pioneer plasma.