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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 28-03-2017, 19:11 Thread Starter
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Cello TV

Just ordered a Cello TV.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Cello-19-1...-/112340570786

A bit impetuous but have any of you got any experience of these?

I wanted a 12v TV that could play anything, is this a good choice? have I done the right thing?

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Only time will tell, but most of us opt for the Avtex. service is fantastic.
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Can never understand why people buy an Avtex at 4/5x the price for a tv that's only ever used short term in a van

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Yep i got one last year but with no Sat WiFi or Bluetooth but don't need them as just watch comedy dvds when its raining.

Also had same one in last van and was fine . Great value.

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I ordered a Cello back in January, it wouldn't turn on. I returned it and took delivery of a second one, it wouldn't turn on. Returned it for a full refund.
Visited Southdowns, who are local to me, and bought a Vision Plus 18" for £245. Bit more than what I wanted to pay but with four months use under its belt I've been very impressed. We have over 30 movies on a memory stick and have been able to watch all of them no matter what format. It has both freeview and satellite tuners in HD. Freeview in Portugal has worked very well. Haven't tested the satellite tuner, but will be asking questions when we get back to UK.

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I bought a Cello over 2 years ago. After a short period I couldnt download the full channel list due to a fault.
TV was replaced without question and has worked perfectly since.
Only niggle I have is that when you want to change channels you go first into the general channel list and then into favourites.
I believe the previous version had a favourites button. Other than that is does what is says on the tin.
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I have one in the bedroom. I think they are excellent value for money. The sound can be a bit "tinny" but I use headphones or the aux socket on my radio.

The smallest version fits perfectly inside an overhead locker.
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Can never understand why people buy an Avtex at 4/5x the price for a tv that's only ever used short term in a van

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I take ours into the kitchen when not away in the van, 2 minute job!
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I had one, nothing but trouble, sound quality was awful, it was constantly losing channels, updates told me to do either didn't install or just didn't work, the worst TV I ever had, took ages to make them refund me, I did a thread on here at the time.

I'd not bother even turning it on, or open the box, send it right back.

I now go to to PC World and get either the Seiki 24'' or the Logik 24'' I get the DVD versions, sound is okay rather than fantastic, due to the tiny speakers but fine in the van, no Seikis with DVD on sale right now, they go in and out of stock quickly, I've put them in 4 vans now, and just get a new one each time, they are robust and I've not had any problems.


http://www.pcworld.co.uk/gbuk/tv-dvd...41132-pdt.html
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