Don't-Miss HDTV Stories

Vizio VMB070 Portable TV

This 7-inch TV offers impressive quality for the size, but a few glaring shortcomings and a high price hold it back.

Panasonic Viera TC-P42G25

This set has a great range of viewing angles and a low price--and a few image quality issues.

Hitachi Ultravision LE46S704 HDTV

The Hitachi LE46S704 has a temptingly low price and uses little electricity, but it lacks Internet capabilities and has problems with fast-paced motion.

Sony Bravia XBR-46HX909

The Sony Bravia XBR-46HX909 has excellent image quality and a lot of Internet programming; but at $3000, it doesn't come cheap.

Panasonic Viera TC-P46G25

The Panasonic Viera TC-P46G25 has a lot going for it (including a very affordable price), but the image quality just doesn’t measure up.

Sony Bravia KDL-52NX800

The Bravia 52NX800 delivers respectable audio/video quality, integrated Wi-Fi and a ton of Internet features, but suffers from annoying design issues.

Samsung UN40C7000

This sexy television has a number of good qualities, but oversaturation, moving buildings, and a weak range of viewing angles are flaws.

Vizio XVT423SV

Though the Vizio XVT423SV isn't the best HDTV we've seen, it's consistently above average.

LG Infinia 47LE8500

The LG Infinia 47LE8500 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 42LE5500

The 42LE5500 provides few Internet applications and delivers unexceptional image quality for a price that isn't especially low.

Vizio XVT553SV

The Vizio XVT553SV delivers solid image quality and a good collection of Internet features at an outstanding price.

Mitsubishi Unisen LT46265

The Mitsubishi LT46265 provides Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, a very good picture, and excellent sound, but its high price may make you hesitate.

Sharp LC-52LE820UN

The Sharp Aquos LC-52LE820UN offers good image quality, above-average audio, and energy efficiency, but it has serious shortcomings, and it's pricey for its screen-size class.