Sony Australia's first crack at an "eco-conscious" LCD TV, the WE5 cuts power consumption through its new HCFL backlight and a Presence Sensor.
Typical price: $3,799.00
Samsung has trumped its competitor Sony by announcing its new televisions have achieved a minimum of five Energy Stars across both of its new ranges.
Samsung seemingly came out of nowhere with its "LED TV" range. Yet, despite the name, the technology is more familiar than you'd think.
The Sony "Eco" televisions include numerous energy-saving features, including a specialized backlight and the ability to automatically turn off when you're not around.
The Sony Bravia KDL40WE5 is an impressive first stab at creating a "green" LCD, and while picture quality is good you pay a premium for the proprietary backlight.
Typical price: $3,199.00