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Contributing Editor Yardena (Denny) Arar is a San Francisco-based freelance writer, avid online shopper, media junkie, consummate foodie, and proud possessor of a private pilot's license.

Sony Bravia KDL-46NX800 46-Inch LCD TV

The Sony NX800 Series delivers respectable audio/video quality and a ton of Internet features, but suffers from annoying design issues.

Samsung UN46C8000 46-Inch LCD TV

The Samsung C8000 series delivers outstanding video and audio, plus a ton of well-designed Internet and media player features--for a hefty fee.

Samsung C8000 Series LCD TV

The Samsung C8000 series delivers outstanding video and audio, plus a ton of well-designed Internet and media player features--for a hefty fee.

Samsung UN65C8000 65-Inch LCD TV

The Samsung C8000 series delivers outstanding video and audio, plus a ton of well-designed Internet and media player features--for a hefty fee.

LG Electronics 55LE8500 55-Inch LCD TV

The LG Infinia LE8500 Series looks good and delivers a slew of customization options, plus great Internet content--but image quality isn't great, and this HDTV is expensive.

LG Electronics LE8500 Series LCD TV

The LG Infinia LE8500 Series looks good and delivers a slew of customization options, plus great Internet content--but image quality isn't great, and this HDTV is expensive.

Sharp 820UN Series LCD TV

The Sharp Aquos LE820UN series offers good image quality, above-average audio, and energy efficiency, but its Internet and other features aren't the greatest, its design has serious shortcomings, and it is pricey for its screen-size class.

Sharp LC-40LE820UN 40-Inch LCD TV

The Sharp Aquos 820UN Series offers good image quality, above-average audio, and energy efficiency, but its Internet and other features aren't the greatest, its design has serious shortcomings, and it is pricey for its screen-size class.

Sharp LC-60LE820UN 60-Inch LCD TV

The Sharp Aquos 820UN Series offers good image quality, above-average audio, and energy efficiency, but its Internet and other features aren't the greatest, its design has serious shortcomings, and it is pricey for its screen-size class.

Sharp LC-46LE820UN 46-Inch LCD TV

The Sharp Aquos 820UN Series offers good image quality, above-average audio, and energy efficiency, but its Internet and other features aren't the greatest, its design has serious shortcomings, and it is pricey for its screen-size class.

Samsung C650 Series LCD TV

The Samsung C650 series is a dream come true for budget minded buyers who seek solid image quality in a connected HDTV with advanced features.

Samsung LN55C650 55-Inch LCD TV

The Samsung C650 Series is a dream come true for budget minded buyers who seek solid image quality in a connected HDTV with advanced features.

Samsung LN40C650 40-Inch LCD TV

The Samsung C650 Series is a dream come true for budget minded buyers who seek solid image quality in a connected HDTV with advanced features.

Vizio XVT473SV 47-Inch LCD TV

Though the Vizio XVT3SV isn't the best HDTV line we've seen, it's consistently above average.

Vizio XVT3SV Series LCD TV

Though the Vizio XVT3SV TVs aren't the best we've seen, they're consistently above average.