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un55b8500

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Samsung UN55B8500

It costs a mint, but Samsung's local dimming, LED-based UNB8500 series delivers the best picture quality of any LCD we've tested.

Oct. 8, 2009

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The 2013 TVs of CES are bigger and smarter, but what about the picture?

The 2013 Consumer Electronics show is a wrap, and now that we know something about the hundreds of new TVs models, it's worth asking whether all those new technologies will improve what matters: picture quality.

By Jan. 11, 2013

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Samsung announces flagship local-dimming LED-backlit LCDs

Samsung announced today its flagship line of LED-backlit LCDs, the UNB8500 series, which uses local-dimming technology and starts at $3,600 for the 46-inch model.

By Jul. 30, 2009

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Samsung's 2009 LED-based LCDs with local dimming get detailed

First mention of Samsung's 2009 "local dimming" LED-based LCD displays surfaced recently, but details like pricing and availability are scant.

By Apr. 23, 2009

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Hands-on with the HTC Evo 4G's HDMI-out

Sure, the HTC Evo 4G is one of the first smartphones to offer an HDMI out port, but how well does it really perform?

By Jun. 2, 2010

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LG Infinia LE8500

With the excellent picture quality of the local-dimming LE8500, LG challenges other LCD makers for videophile appeal.

By Mar. 28, 2010

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 28, 2010
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Samsung UNB8500

It costs a mint, but Samsung's local dimming, LED-based UNB8500 series delivers the best picture quality of any LCD we've tested.

By Oct. 6, 2009

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 6, 2009

MSRP: $4,499.99

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Vizio VF551XVT

Sure, it has a few flaws, but nothing fatal prevents the local dimming, LED-backlit Vizio VF551XVT from exhibiting excellent LCD picture quality for the buck.

By Oct. 22, 2009

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 22, 2009

MSRP: $1,799.99

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Vizio Via 2XVT

The Vizio 2XVT series offers the best Internet experience we've tested and very good image quality, all for a price that makes other high-end HDTVs seem expensive.

By Apr. 18, 2010

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 18, 2010
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Sony Bravia KDL-EX700

Sony's midrange edge-lit LED-based LCD is nothing special from an image quality standpoint, but its Internet video and eco-friendliness will attract a lot of buyers.

By Mar. 17, 2010

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 17, 2010