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Remember the first time you saw a plasma HDTV? It was love at first sight, right? You had to have one, but the price was way beyond your reach. Over a decade later, plasma TVs are gone, replaced by LCD TVs and, more recently, OLED TVs. Also gone are those super-high price tags. Today you can get a big, bright, ultra-thin Ultra HD TV to serve as the cornerstone of your high-performance home theater system, often at a price that's attainable for most mainstream consumers. But which TV is the right TV for you? Check out the resources below to learn more about your options, then visit our review archive to read about the latest and greatest in the TV world.

Five Questions to Ask Before Shopping for Your Next HDTV
What Is an Ultra HD TV?
How to Choose the Right LCD TV
What Is OLED and How Does It Work?
How We Evaluate and Measure HDTVs
How to Dramatically Improve Your TV's Performance in 10 Seconds
The Color's the Thing That Will Make 4K So Amazing
What Quantum Dots Mean to Your Next UHD TV
High Hopes for High Dynamic Range Video
Dolby Vision vs. HDR10: What You Need to Know

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SunBriteTV Veranda SB-6574UHD Outdoor UHD TV Reviewed

SunBriteTV Veranda SB-6574UHD Outdoor UHD TV Reviewed

By Jerry Del Colliano

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Jerry Del Colliano reviews SunBriteTV's Veranda SB-6574UHD Outdoor UHD TV, a direct-backlight LED/LCD TV that's designed to be brighter and more weather-resistant than your standard indoor TV. Read More

 
Sony XBR-65Z9D UHD LED/LCD TV Reviewed

Sony XBR-65Z9D UHD LED/LCD TV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews Sony's flagship LED/LCD TV. The 65-inch XBR-65Z9D uses a full-array backlight with local dimming, it supports HDR and a wide color gamut, and it features the Android TV smart platform. Read More

 
VIZIO E65u-D3 4K LED/LCD Monitor Reviewed

VIZIO E65u-D3 4K LED/LCD Monitor Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews VIZIO's E65u-D3, a lower-priced Ultra HD monitor that omits HDR support but uses a full-array LED backlight with local dimming and incorporates VIZIO's SmartCast platform. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2016 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2016 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

'Tis the season for Home Theater Review's annual best-of list, where we select the best products we've reviewed in the past 12 months. Read More

 
Samsung UN65KS9800 UHD LED/LCD TV Reviewed

Samsung UN65KS9800 UHD LED/LCD TV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews Samsung's flagship SUHD TV, the UN65KS9800. This curved TV uses a full-array LED backlight with local dimming, and it supports HDR and wide color gamut technologies. Read More

 
LG 65EF9500 4K OLED TV Reviewed

LG 65EF9500 4K OLED TV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews LG's 65EF9500, one of the first non-curved models in the company's line of 4K OLED TVs. Is OLED performance really as good as everyone says? Read on to find out. Read More

 
Samsung UN55J6300 1080p LED/LCD TV Reviewed

Samsung UN55J6300 1080p LED/LCD TV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews one of the latest 1080p TVs from Samsung. The 55-inch UN55J6300 is a direct-lit LED/LCD with a 120Hz refresh rate and smart TV functionality, and it sells for a reasonable $899.99. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2015 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2015 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

It's that time of year again--time for the HomeTheaterReview.com staff to pick the products that we feel represent the best of the best from all of our 2015 reviews. We've covered a variety of categories and price points. See if your faves made the list. Read More

 
VIZIO M65-C1 UHD LED/LCD TV Reviewed

VIZIO M65-C1 UHD LED/LCD TV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews VIZIO's M65-C1, a 65-inch UHD TV that offers full-array LED backlighting with local dimming, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a solid smart TV platform for $1,500. Read More

 
Panasonic TC-60CX800U LED/LCD UHD TV Reviewed

Panasonic TC-60CX800U LED/LCD UHD TV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
3.5 Stars
 

Panasonic's 2015 UHD TV line consists of nine new models across four series: CX600, CX650, CX800, and CX850. The lower-priced CX600 and CX650 are edge-lit LED/LCDs with no local dimming, while the CX800 is a direct-lit LED panel with local... Read More