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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.

Vizio SV470M

The 47-inch Vizio SV470M LCD TV has a reasonable price and a good array of customization options, but you can find better picture quality elsewhere.

Cisco FlipShare TV

Cisco's FlipShare TV lets you watch your Flip videos--and those of your friends--on your TV, but works best with local videos rather than those streaming over the Internet.

Vizio VL470M

The Vizio VL470M is a handsome HDTV with superior image quality and tons of customizability options.

Vizio VT420M

The VT420M is one of Vizio's more expensive 42-inch, 1080p, 120Hz LCD HDTVs, but it's still a moderately priced set for its class.

Clarion ClarionMind NR1U

GPS device requires you to provide Internet connectivity.

Looking to buy an HDTV for the holidays? Now's a good time

If an HDTV--for yourself or for some lucky gift recipient--is on your holiday shopping list, you're in luck, thanks to attractive pricing.

Vizio SV420M

The Vizio SV420M 42-inch HDTV offers lots of customization options and average video quality, at a midrange price.

Panasonic Viera TC-P46S1

The Panasonic TC-P46S1 would be a bargain 46-inch plasma HDTV if its image quality weren't so disappointing.

Vizio VO420E

The no-frills Vizio VO420E 42-inch HDTV is attractively priced, but you'll have to settle for subpar image quality and mediocre audio.

Insignia NS-L42X-10A

The Insignia NS-L42X-10A 42-inch HDTV has lots of features and a temptingly low price, but also poor image and audio quality.

LG Electronics 42LH50

The LG 42LH50 42-inch HDTV provides great connected features, above-average image quality, and good looks for a moderate price.