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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), Energy cost/yr. ($), Motion blur, First time setup, Sound quality, HD picture quality, Versatility, Screen size (in.), 3D performance, Viewing angle and Everyday use. 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

ratingsSamsung UN40H5500 Reviews
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Samsung UN40H5500
Type: 40- to 43-inch TVs
Summary: A 40-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Samsung with 1080p resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 3 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (32"), (48"), (50")
 
 
The Samsung UN40H5500 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.), Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Wi-Fi, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, PIP (no. of tuners), HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSamsung UN65HU9000 Reviews
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Samsung UN65HU9000
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 65-inch 3D-capable LCD Ultra HD with LED backlighting from Samsung with 3840x2160 resolution, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (55"), (78")
 
 
The Samsung UN65HU9000 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.), 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, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, PIP (no. of tuners), HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSony Bravia KDL-65S990A Reviews
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Sony Bravia KDL-65S990A
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 65-inch 3D-capable LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sony with 1080p resolution, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input.
 
 
The Sony Bravia KDL-65S990A 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 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, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, PIP (no. of tuners), HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output, Headphone jack (3.5mm audio jack) and Other connections.
ratingsSamsung PN51F5300 Reviews
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Samsung PN51F5300
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 51-inch plasma HDTV from Samsung with 1080p resolution, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: PN60F5300 (60"), PN64F5300 (64")
 
 
The Samsung PN51F5300 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 base, Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Number of 3D glasses included, PIP (no. of tuners), HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSharp Aquos LC-70SQ15U Reviews
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Sharp Aquos LC-70SQ15U
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 70-inch 3D-capable LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sharp with 1080p resolution, a 240Hz refresh rate, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (60")
 
 
The Sharp Aquos LC-70SQ15U 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.), 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, DLNA-certified, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, VGA input, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.