The expensive, stylish Samsung UNB8000 series has its share of picture quality drawbacks, but a firmware update helps, and the thin frames are worth serious bragging rights.
We're always thrilled when an impressive new TV comes into the office, and after Samsung's superb 7000 series, we were very keen to tear the packaging from the company's newest screen
Although it delivers fine picture quality, except for a few flaws, the ultrathin Samsung UNB6000 series will appeal mainly to style seekers who don't mind spending more money.
While not up to the picture quality of Samsung's top-flight models, the feature-rich, uniquely styled LNB650 series still outperforms most LCDs on the market.
Although its picture quality can't quite live up to the high price, the Samsung UNB7000 series is a technological and design tour de force.
David Katzmaier and Matthew Moskovciak unbox the Samsung UN46B7000.
Utilities Updates: Lingon 1.0.1; CLIX 1.7.2(a); Quicksilver 1.0b46; PC-Mac-Net FileShare Lite 5.4; more
Utilities Updates: System Optimizer X 4.6; MainMenu 0.1.6; Witch 1.0b2; more
Blockbuster streaming will be added to several lines of Samsung TVs, Blu-ray players, and home theater systems in the fall of 2009.
Editor David Katzmaier details upcoming reviews of HDTVs that will appear on CNET in the near future.