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Remember the first time you saw a plasma HDTV? It was love at first sight, right? And you had to have one. A decade plus later, plasmas are gone but so are the super-high prices. Today can get a big, bright, thin Ultra-HDTV that can make a 4K picture that can be the cornerstone of an entire high performance AV system at a price that mainstream consumers can dream of affording.

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Toshiba REGZA 46SV670U LED LCD HDTV Reviewed

Toshiba REGZA 46SV670U LED LCD HDTV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Part of Toshiba's high-end REGZA brand, the new 46SV670U carries the company's top-of-the-line features and technologies--beginning with a full-array LED backlight system with local dimming to improve black-level performance. Check out Adrienne Maxwell's full review. Read More

 
JVC LT-42X899 42-Inch LCD HDTV Reviewed

JVC LT-42X899 42-Inch LCD HDTV Reviewed

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The well-constructed LT-42X899 offers JVC's Clear Motion Drive III technology to reduce motion blur, as well as a great anti-glare screen and twin cone speakers. This TV is designed for the user who desires better build quality for a better value. Read More

 
Vizio VT420M 42-Inch LCD HDTV Reviewed

Vizio VT420M 42-Inch LCD HDTV Reviewed

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

People flock to Vizio TVs for their value proposition. The new 42-inch VT420M LCD offers great picture quality and great sound quality, thanks to the inclusion of SRS TruSurround and TruVolume. We talk video and audio in our full review. Read More

 
Mitsubishi Diamond Unisen LT-46249 LCD HDTV Reviewed

Mitsubishi Diamond Unisen LT-46249 LCD HDTV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The 46-inch Unisen LT-46249 is part of Mitsubishi's top-of-the-line 249 Series. As such, it features 18-bit processing, Variable Smooth240 technology, VUDU streaming, ISF calibration modes, and an integrated sound projector. Get the full details here Read More

 
LG 55LH90 LED HDTV Reviewed

LG 55LH90 LED HDTV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

LG has thrown its hat into the LED ring with this 55-inch model. The TV uses a full-array LED backlight system with local dimming for better black-level performance, and it also boasts THX certification and TruMotion 240Hz technology. The primary omission is the NetCast Web platform. Read More

 
Sony KDL-46VE5 LCD HDTV Reviewed

Sony KDL-46VE5 LCD HDTV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

If you're torn between your love of big-screen TV and your desire to do right by the environment, Sony wants you to know about its new KDL-46VE5. This 46-inch LCD is a more energy-efficient alternative to Sony's other LCD models, with a Presence Sensor and Energy Saving Switch. Read More

 
Sony KDL-65W5100 LCD HDTV Reviewed

Sony KDL-65W5100 LCD HDTV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The W Series may land in the middle of Sony's LCD lineup in terms of its features, but it's one of the few series to offer a 65-inch screen size. The KDL-65W5100 uses a CCFL backlight, and it includes Motionflow 120Hz and BRAVIA Internet Video. Read More

 
NuVision NVU42FX5 LCD HDTV Reviewed

NuVision NVU42FX5 LCD HDTV Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

The 42-inch NVU42FX5 from NuVision is a custom-install-oriented LCD that features CCFL backlighting, a 10-bit panel, and 120Hz technology. It even offers a 5:5 pulldown mode for 24p material. See how this custom brand compares with mainstream brands like Sony, Samsung, and Toshiba. Read More

 
Pioneer Elite 60-inch KURO PRO-151FD Reviewed

Pioneer Elite 60-inch KURO PRO-151FD Reviewed

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Kuro is Japanese for black and the blacks on this model are unmatched according to HomeTheaterReview.com. This lovely 60 inch TV also has 1080p resolution and four HDMI inputs which can be independently calibrated to provide the best possible picture from all your video sources... Read More

 
Samsung UN55B7000 55 inch 1080p LED HDTV Reviewed

Samsung UN55B7000 55 inch 1080p LED HDTV Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Samsung's latest 55-inch LCD HDTV uses LED backlighting instead of a fluorescent backlight. This allows for improved energy efficiency and is better for the environment (no mercury), but how does it impact performance? Andrew Robinson answers that question. Read More