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Vizio E470i-A0
 
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$495.00 - $645.00
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Summary: A 47-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Vizio with 1080p resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: E420i-A0 (42")
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Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
About - Vizio E470i-A0

The Vizio E470i-A0 is a 47-inch LCD HDTV with a native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p). It has LED backlighting, a more energy-efficient type of backlighting. It also has a feature called local dimming (which can dim sections of the backlight while others remain brightly lit), which has the potential to improve black levels and contrast. Rather than the basic 60Hz, it has a faster 120Hz frame rate, a feature designed to reduce motion blur.

This model is Internet-enabled and can access online content, including streaming movie and TV services. It has an Ethernet jack for a wired connection to your home network via a cable. This TV is also Wi-Fi capable, so you can connect it to your home network wirelessly. It is DLNA certified, so you can view digital photos stored on a compatible computer, phone, or other mobile device also connected to your home network.

There are 5 HD-capable inputs: 4 HDMI and 1 component-video, which doubles as a composite-video input. It also has a USB port, which may be used to play media--photos, videos, and music--stored on a flash drive or memory card reader on the TV.

The Vizio E470i-A0 measures 26.89 inches high by 42.31 inches wide by 9.04 inches deep, including its base. The panel itself is 3.23 inches thick including any protrusions, and the screen has a glossy finish. The bezel framing the screen is gloss black

The warranty on this TV covers parts/labor for 12/12 months, respectively. Other screen sizes in this model line include: E420i-A0 (42")

About This Brand

From a humble start just a few years ago, Vizio has grown to become one of the top-selling TV brands. It's wide range of LCD TVs is available directly from its website, and from a wide range of retailers, including mass-merchandisers, warehouse stores and clubs, and retailers such as Sears and Target. While Vizio TVs are generally sold at lower prices than other mainstream brands, the company also offers higher-featured, Smart, LED-based passive-3D TVs. Vizio has also recently introduced the first 21:9 widescreen LCD TV offered in the U.S.

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Features & Specs - Vizio E470i-A0
info Native resolution 1920x1080
info Frame rate (Hz) 120
info Wi-Fi Built-in
info HDMI inputs 4
info Component-video 0
info Overall height (in.) 26.89
info Overall width (in.) 42.31
info Overall depth (in.) 9.04
info Streaming video services Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, Netflix, Vudu
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Additional Information (The information below has been supplied by an external source.)
General Information
Manufacturer Vizio, Inc
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.vizio.com
Product Series E
Product Model E470I-A0
Product Name 47" Class LED Smart TV
User Reviews - Vizio E470i-A0
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1.0
vizio tv - a piece of trash for $700.00!
4/12/2014
Pros
Cons
The Tv Broke Before It Wo
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Comment:
This 47 Vizio is a piece of junk! It broke before it was 6 months old. They fixed it under warranty. It broke again before it was 3 years old. Vizio would do nothing about it. $300.00 to repair it. It is a piece of trash!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
Great HD Picture and "smart" Features!
10/4/2013
Pros
Best picture I have seen
Smart Features All Work
Cons
Manual Complicated
Best Uses
Large Room
Comment:
Attracted to Vizio based upon a smaller screen one that has worked flawlessly for 2+ years. The 47 is even better in HD mode and the features are great!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(7 of 8 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
awesome products!
5/28/2013
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Cons
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Comment:
I've had a couple of Vizio TVs for a few years and love them. They are just as good, if not better, than other competing brands, but you get way more for the money. They have computers and other related products now too!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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