The LG PM9700 series improves on the company's 2011 plasmas, but it's unable to compete with similarly priced TVs.
The Panasonic TC-PS60 plasma TV's low price, high-end picture quality, and bare-bones Smarts make it one of the best values we've ever seen.
How much does it cost to run your TV? The answer may surprise you.
A low price, excellent picture quality, and bare-bones features make the Panasonic TC-PU50 series a superb entry-level plasma TV value.
Panasonic's 2013 plasmas promise to be its best range yet, but the company is contemplating shutting the division down. That would be a tragedy for people who care about picture quality.
While not quite the best in its class, the Samsung PNE550 plasma still merits a look with its very good picture quality, sophisticated Smart TV platform, and attractive price.
LG is touting its line of 2012 plasma TVs, including the flagship PM9700 series, as delivering black levels that are 35 percent to 40 percent deeper than the company's previous generation.
The LG 60PH6700 offers plenty of extras and a mostly good picture but the plasma competition is a little too fierce.
CNET takes a step back to evaluate the crop of 2012 TVs as whole, revealing the year's first Editors' Choice and full ratings for every television reviewed so far.