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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 First time setup, Sound quality, HD picture quality, Versatility, Screen size (in.), Display type (Backlight), Energy cost/yr. ($), Motion blur, Viewing angle, Everyday use and 3D performance. 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 UN46F5000 Reviews
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Samsung UN46F5000
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 46-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Samsung with 1080p resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: UN22F5000 (22"), UN32F5000 (32"), UN40F5000 (40"), UN50F5000 (50")
 
 
The Samsung UN46F5000 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), Number of 3D glasses included, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsPanasonic Viera TC-55AS530U Reviews
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Panasonic Viera TC-55AS530U
Type: 55- to 59-inch TVs
Summary: A 55-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Panasonic with 1080p resolution, a 240Hz refresh rate, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (60")
 
 
The Panasonic Viera TC-55AS530U 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, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsLG 39LB5600 Reviews
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LG 39LB5600
Type: 37- to 39-inch TVs
Summary: A 39-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from LG with 1080p resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (42"), (32")
 
 
The LG 39LB5600 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), Number of 3D glasses included, Streaming video services, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSharp Aquos LC-48LE551U Reviews
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Sharp Aquos LC-48LE551U
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 48-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sharp with 1080p resolution, a 60Hz refresh rate, 3 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (39"), (32")
 
 
The Sharp Aquos LC-48LE551U 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), Number of 3D glasses included, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSony Bravia KDL-48W600B Reviews
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Sony Bravia KDL-48W600B
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 48-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sony with 1080p resolution, a 240Hz refresh rate, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (40")
 
 
The Sony Bravia KDL-48W600B 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, Headphone jack (3.5mm audio jack) and Other connections.