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Consumer Reports Reviews TVs

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert TV reviews. We review different types of TVs. Our TV reviews will help you decide what TV is best for you.

Consumer Reports TV reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our TV ratings where you will see our TV reviews on Display type (Backlight), Screen size (in.), Viewing angle, On-screen menu ease of use, Energy cost/yr. ($), Remote ease of use, 3D performance, Sound quality, Versatility and HD picture quality. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of TVs that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the TV you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the TV's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a TV. We also have up to date TV blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and TV news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

TV Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsLG 60PH6700 Reviews
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LG 60PH6700
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 60-inch 3D-capable plasma HDTV from LG with 1080p resolution, 3 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input.
 
 
The LG 60PH6700 TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Swivel/tilt base, Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Wi-Fi, 3D-capable, 3D type, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, FLASH support, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsPanasonic Viera TC-L60DT60 Reviews
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Panasonic Viera TC-L60DT60
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 60-inch 3D-capable LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Panasonic with 1080p resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 3 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input.
 
 
The Panasonic Viera TC-L60DT60 TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Swivel/tilt base, Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Wi-Fi, 3D-capable, 3D type, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, FLASH support, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output, Memory-card reader and Other connections.
ratingsToshiba 29L1350U Reviews
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Toshiba 29L1350U
Type: 29-inch and smaller TVs
Summary: A 29-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Toshiba with 720p resolution, a 60Hz refresh rate, 3 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: 23L1350 (23"), 32L1350 (32"), 39L1350 (39"), 50L1350 (50")
 
 
The Toshiba 29L1350U TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Swivel/tilt base, Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Number of 3D glasses included, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, VGA input, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsPanasonic Viera TC-P50S60 Reviews
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Panasonic Viera TC-P50S60
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 50-inch plasma HDTV from Panasonic with 1080p resolution, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: Viera TC-P42S60 (42"), Viera TC-P55S60 (55"), Viera TC-P60S60 (60"), Viera TC-P65S60 (65")
 
 
The Panasonic Viera TC-P50S60 TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Swivel/tilt base, Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Wi-Fi, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, DLNA-certified, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSony Bravia KDL-40R450A Reviews
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Sony Bravia KDL-40R450A
Type: 40- to 43-inch TVs
Summary: A 40-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sony with 1080p resolution, a 60Hz refresh rate, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input.
 
 
The Sony Bravia KDL-40R450A TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Swivel/tilt base, Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Number of 3D glasses included, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.