Plasma TV prices down 18% in the first half of 2005, down 3-5% in Q3 2005, down 1-2% in Q4 2005

Plasma TV prices slumped about 18% in the first half of 2005. The Q4 2005 price fall will be 1-2%, according to Samsung. In Q3 2005, prices are expected to fall in a range of 3-5%.