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Consumer Reports Reviews TVs

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert TV reviews. We review different types of TVs. Our TV reviews will help you decide what TV is best for you.

Consumer Reports TV reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our TV ratings where you will see our TV reviews on Display type (Backlight), Motion blur, Sound quality, Screen size (in.), 3D performance, HD picture quality, Everyday use, Versatility, Energy cost/yr. ($), First time setup and Viewing angle. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of TVs that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the TV you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the TV's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a TV. We also have up to date TV blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and TV news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

TV Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsPanasonic Viera TC-60AS530U Reviews
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Panasonic Viera TC-60AS530U
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 60-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Panasonic with 1080p resolution, a 240Hz refresh rate, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (55")
 
 
The Panasonic Viera TC-60AS530U TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Wi-Fi, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output and Other connections.
ratingsSony Bravia XBR-65X900A Reviews
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Sony Bravia XBR-65X900A
Type: 60-inch and larger TVs
Summary: A 65-inch 3D-capable LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sony with 3840x2160 resolution, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: Bravia XBR-55X900A (55"), Bravia XBR-84X900 (84")
 
 
The Sony Bravia XBR-65X900A TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Wi-Fi, 3D-capable, 3D type, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, PIP (no. of tuners), HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output, Headphone jack (3.5mm audio jack) and Other connections.
ratingsHisense 48H5 Reviews
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Hisense 48H5
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 48-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Hisense with 1080p resolution, a 60Hz refresh rate, 3 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include:
 
 
The Hisense 48H5 TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Wi-Fi, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, DLNA-certified, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, VGA input, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output, Headphone jack (3.5mm audio jack) and Other connections.
ratingsSamsung UN29F4000 Reviews
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Samsung UN29F4000
Type: 29-inch and smaller TVs
Summary: A 29-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Samsung with 720p resolution, a 60Hz refresh rate, 2 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: UN32F4000AFXZA (32"), UN19F4000AFXZA (19")
 
 
The Samsung UN29F4000 TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Number of 3D glasses included, HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Digital-audio output, Headphone jack (3.5mm audio jack) and Other connections.
ratingsSony Bravia KDL-48W600B Reviews
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Sony Bravia KDL-48W600B
Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
Summary: A 48-inch LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Sony with 1080p resolution, a 240Hz refresh rate, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: (40")
 
 
The Sony Bravia KDL-48W600B TV has the following features: Native resolution, Overall height (in.), Overall width (in.), Overall depth (in.), Other sizes in brand line, Screen shape (aspect ratio), Screen finish, Digital Tuner (Off-air ATSC and Cable QAM), Panel size without base HxWxD (in.), Weight including base (lb.), Bezel finish/color, Warranty (months): parts/labor/in-home, Frame rate (Hz), Wi-Fi, Number of 3D glasses included, Internet-enabled, Streaming video services, Web browser, Web camera capable, DLNA-certified, PIP (no. of tuners), HDMI inputs, Component-video, Component/Composite-video shared inputs, Composite-video, USB port, Ethernet port, Digital-audio output, Headphone jack (3.5mm audio jack) and Other connections.