Would you pay $60 for a light bulb?

Started Apr 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: And one of them is breaking down (update).
In reply to mamallama, Mar 21, 2014

Well you're right in general, but in this case it's more of a matter of the manufacturer using low quality components (most likely, capacitors).
That doesn't really change with the versions. Unfortunately, it's hard for $10-20 per bulb to pay for capacitors that would last for 20 years.

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