There might be an argument between LED and plasma TV users over which television is best, but when it comes to picture quality and viewing experience, plasma TVs win. Plasma TVs are some of the best televisions to own, but with so many on the market, knowing which one to choose can be confusing.
Below are five of the best options when it comes to plasma TVs. As you sift through the prices and attributes of each television, perhaps you’ll find the right television to add to your home.
Panasonic TC-P55ST50 ($1,281.99): If you’re new to the plasma TV world, the Panasonic TC-P55ST50 would make a great starter plasma TV. The Panasonic TC-P55ST50 is good-looking, reliable and well-priced. According to CNET, the television has fantastic picture quality, including terrific shadow details, accurate colors and extremely deep black levels. The stylish model also is highly functional, featuring highly useful onscreen help options. At a price point of under $1,300, the Panasonic TC-P55ST50 is a highly affordable model with high-end capabilities.
Samsung PN60E8000 ($1859.00): The Samsung PN60E8000 series has been called one of the best plasma designs on the market, according to CNET, and as part of the series, the elegant PN60E8000 is bound to be the focal point of your living room. The model boasts uniform picture quality, accurate colors and intensely deep black levels. The model also has very good 3D and great video processing. Features that come with the Samsung PN60E8000 include an IR blaster, touch-pad remote, voice and motion command and the TV industry’s most accomplished Smart TV platform. The television also comes with two pairs of 3D glasses, meaning you don’t have to make an extra purchase in order to watch your favorite 3D movie.
Panasonic TC-P55VT50 ($1,888.00): With high screen uniformity, extremely accurate color and spectacularly deep black levels, The Panasonic TC-P55VT50 is a television that gives the user a great viewing experience. Aside from having great picture quality, the sleekly-designed Panasonic TC-P55VT50 has the ability to get brighter than other plasmas on the market and also, according to CNET, performs better than other plasmas when placed in well-lit rooms.
Samsung PN60E6500 ($1,597.99): If you are all about deep black levels in your television images, the Samsung PN60E6500 is the television for you. According to CNET, the model is practically designed, making it the perfect television to blend seamlessly into your décor. The television also comes with an apps suite and an easy-to-use Smart TV interface. If you plan on buying this television, CNET recommends buying the 51-inch version; there are not many times when you can buy a 51-inch screen for a reasonable price.
Panasonic TC-P50UT50 ($828.99): At such a low price, The Panasonic TC-P50UT50 is a great steal, since the model provides tremendous picture quality. The accurate colors, uniformity, great shadow detail and competent black levels, the Panasonic TC-P50UT50 provides a great viewing experience. Also, the model comes with 3D, Smart TV and more of the latest features.
Which plasma television is the right one for you?
This guest post is from Justin who writes about TV, Technology and Sports for DIRECTV