Originally Posted by gstarr
That leaves about three major plasma players left in the field: Panasonic, Samsung, & LG. Hopefully Pioneer sells their great technology to Panasonic, since they aren't going to be using it anymore for plasma HDTV's and they never used it for LCD screen technology.
Vizio was never really a "major player" since they don't actually make their own products. They are really just a sales distribution channel for products asembled from components made by others. They are however a major player in terms of their very substantial gross sales.