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The bare-bones Toshiba L5200 series offers respectable value for the money with fine picture quality for an edge-lit LED TV.
Vizio told us that its Google TV-equipped VIA Plus TVs, first announced at CES 2011, would be delayed until fall 2012, and will no longer include a full-array LED backlight.
Albeit expensive and plagued by issues in 3D, the beautifully styled Sony KDL-NX720 outpaces the picture quality of most other edge-lit LED-based LCD TVs.
Some buyers might appreciate its design and features, but the picture quality of the LG LE5500 lags behind other local-dimming LED-based LCDs.
CNET breaks out the most important things to know when shopping for a new television.
The flagship Sony HX850 series lacks the full-array dimming of last year's XBR929 series, relying on an edge-lit LED configuration instead.
Edge-lit LED technology allows LCD TVs to shrink to just over an inch thick, use less power, and--according to Samsung--preserve or improve upon the picture quality of standard LCD. Here's a look at an "exploded" edge-lit LCD, with all the nitty-gritty exposed.
CNET previews Samsung's new lineup of edge-lit LED-based LCD displays, which are finally starting to appear on store shelves.
CNET reviews the Sony KLV-40ZX1M, an LCD TV that uses edge-lit LED technology, and finds its picture disappointing for such a high price.
The new edge-lit circular and rectangular panels are thin and light enough to stick in your bag and let you put light where other panels might be just too big.