Christmas gifts you want but can't have [Gift Guide 2012]

Summary:There's plenty of tempting gifts ideas out there for Christmas, but a fair few of them would try the most liberal budgets.


LG's 84LM960V television set has an 84 inch screen complete with seven sets of 3D glasses, freeview HD TV and built-in Wi-Fi. 

LG's Ultra HD television set boasts a screen resolution four times higher than standard, full HD, and comes in at 3840 x 2160 pixels. To complete the HD experience -- comparable to 4 42" television sets -- LG's offering includes a set of 2.2 speakers, and a magic remote which can be activated through voice recognition technology. 

The television's 3D technology means you can change 2D viewing into 3D through a click of a button, and the "passive 3D" technology is meant to lower the stress of watching 3D scenes on your eyes. 

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Charlie Osborne, a medical anthropologist who studied at the University of Kent, UK, is a journalist, freelance photographer and former teacher. She has spent years travelling and working across Europe and the Middle East as a teacher, and has been involved in the running of businesses ranging from media and events to B2B sales. Charli... Full Bio

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