The Panasonic TC-P65VT50 plasma beat five other 2012 TVs, compiling the most votes among various areas of picture quality.
The VT30 still stands as the best TV Panasonic has ever produced, and even if there's only a tiny improvement, the new TC-PVT50 series looks ready to steal that title.
Panasonic's VT50 promises upgraded design and performance from last year and now includes a browser and touch-sensitive remote.
Panasonic will sell its last plasma TV March 2014, making the company's current 2013 line its last. Great picture quality just became less attainable.
The Samsung F8500 plasma has been selected as the winner of the annual Value Electronics Flat Panel Shootout in a closely-fought battle with two Panasonic flagships.
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.
Despite the dwindling popularity of plasma, Panasonic is fighting the good fight by announcing a slew of new models intended to appeal to video-quality aficionados.
In a lightning-quick press conference today, Panasonic unveiled its 2013 lineup of new high- and midrange TVs, home audio speakers, Blu-ray players, and even bone-conducting headphones.
With TV prices at an all-time low, how much should you really spend on a new TV?
Whether you're lining up outside your local electronics store or sitting in front of a computer, look out for the best TVs in every price range.