LG's local dimming LED among the best yet
With the excellent picture quality of the local dimming LE8500, LG challenges other LCD makers for videophile appeal.
In 2010 you can prepare to be confused by two familiar yet relatively complex TV technologies: 3D and . Before you ask, no, 3D is not available on the LG LE8500 series reviewed here--that perk is reserved for the company's more expensive
Yes, this high-end TV falls short of the best sets available today in a couple of areas, and strict videophiles might notice some stray illumination. But if you go by the most important ingredients of a good picture--black levels and color accuracy--the LG LE8500 is the new ruler of the LCD roost, and sets a high bar for other 2010 TVs. If you don't give a hoot about 3D and are willing to pay more for an excellent-performing LCD, it belongs near the top of your wish list.